Blues of the River Festival (Festival international "Les Blues du Fleuve")

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Country and Region SenegalSaint-Louis
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Podor, Saint-Louis, Senegal
Festival Contact Information

Les Blues du Fleuve
Ouest Foire
Dakar Villa n˚ 142
B. P. 37254
Dakar, Senegal
Phone: + 221 338682126
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Festival Description

Les Blues du Fleuve presents a series of acoustic blues concerts over the course of three days. The Festival promotes artists for the exchange and collaboration during which, art, culture and the music will be the focal points. The Festival presents a program rich in spectacles with artists from Senegal and sub-region. The festival was awarded the Prix d'Excellence de la CEDEAO in 2008 in recognition of its contribution to the development of cultural events in the region.

Festival Dates December 24 - 26, 2009
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