2019 RACV Victorian Tourism Awards


We are honoured and excited to be nominated in the RACV Victorian Tourism Awards, People's Choice tourism experience! Cast your vote and win a $5k break for yourself at

2019 RACV Victorian Tourism Awards2019-10-09T22:38:42+11:00

Winter Showcase Hots Up


The annual Bendigo Blues & Roots Winter Showcase/Fundraiser is being staged this Sunday, across three stages at the historic Hotel Shamrock. With solo and duo acts serenading music fans all day long at the Yard Bird Bar & Kitchen, Stage two will be keep patrons dancing in the ornate Federation [...]

Winter Showcase Hots Up2019-07-04T18:43:47+10:00

Winter Blues No Problem In Bendigo


There’s a lot to be excited about on the music scene locally (as always in Bendigo) but here are some highlights for fans of blues, jazz, soul, folk and funk, put together by the volunteer team at Bendigo Blues & Roots Music Festival and a handful of their valued [...]

Winter Blues No Problem In Bendigo2019-05-22T12:51:39+10:00

Summertime Blues!


BLUES & ROOTS SUMMER SHOWCASE....EVERY WEEKEND IN FEBRUARY After 2018 delivered the most successful and exciting Bendigo Blues & Roots Music Festival to date... including a  whopping $4.6 MILLION DOLLAR contribution to the local economy!!! We are extremely proud to kick off the year with a month full of fresh [...]

Summertime Blues!2019-07-04T18:30:51+10:00

2019 Artist Applications Now Open!


Artist applications are now open for our November 2019 festival program. If there's a band or artist you'd like to see play BB&RMF this year, please feel free to pass on the below link and suggest they submit an application before 31 March...

2019 Artist Applications Now Open!2019-07-04T18:31:48+10:00

Bendigo Bank Blues Trams this weekend


With Friday night's Bendigo Bank Blues Tram already sold out grab your tix quick before you miss the ride! Fri. 9 Nov. 7 – 9:30pm: Tennyson King & Geoff Achison Sat. 10 Nov. 2 – 4:30pm: Jo Jo Smith & Buddy Knox Sat. 10 Nov. 8 – 10:30pm: Charlie Bedford [...]

Bendigo Bank Blues Trams this weekend2018-11-08T09:55:41+11:00

Easy Rider Pass


The Easy Rider is your Festival Pass offering you top billing at Ulumbarra Theatre featuring Australian rock legends, "The Badloves" on Saturday 10 November, supported by Collard Greens and Gravy, Spoonful and The John McNamara Soul Band. Best seats in the house for the Melbourne Gospel Choir at the beautiful [...]

Easy Rider Pass2018-11-08T09:21:06+11:00

Download the BBRMF App now!


We are excited to have partnered with our official technology partner Bendigo Telco to bring you the all new BBRMF App for Apple and Android! Search for your favourite artist, browse your favourite venue, and add all your favourite sets to your planner. You can even activate notifications to get [...]

Download the BBRMF App now!2018-10-23T20:28:49+11:00



Two phenomenal young blues acts on the rise will ride the rails this October: White Lightning (Sean McConnell and Benny Gerrard) make their long-awaited return while Jess Parker makes her Blues Tram debut. Enjoy the sights of Bendigo’s architecturally stunning CBD from on board the sensationally restored vintage W Class [...]