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Key West Songwriters Festival 2016

Key West Songwriters Festival 2016 Schedule
    May 4 - 8, 2016

    The Key West Songwriters Festival is the largest festival of its kind in the world. The Songwriters Festival revolves around 5 days and nights where live music entertains crowds of people. The Key West music performances are staged at an array of the island's most popular Beaches, Boats, Bars, Resorts and Historic Theatres. Most of the Festival shows are FREE to enter. Some shows require advance ticket purchase however. For ticket information visit keywestsongwritersfestival.com

    Key West Songwriters Festival 2016 Schedule

Wednesday May 4, 2016
Ocean Key Sunset Pier
6:00pm - 2016 KWSWF KICK OFF - Presented by SunTrust Bank
Rhett Akins Band, Claire Finley & Friends

Margaritaville
7:00 pm Brandon Ray, Jordan Rager, Calynn Green
8:15 pm Bridgette Tatum & Dean Alexander
10:00 pm Caffeine Carl & The Buzz

Pier House Resort - Hosted & performances by Robert Earl Keen
8:00 pm Robert Earl Keen
8:30 pm Bob DiPiero & Even Stevens
9:45 pm Wendell Mobley & Randy Montana

Rick’s / Durty Harry’s
9:00 pm Joey Hyde, Michael Hardy, Travis Denning
10:30 pm Aaron Lewis

Conch Republic Seafood Company
10:00 pm Jason Michael Carroll, Lewis Brice, Ashley Gearing
11:00 pm Josh Dorr, Devin Dawson, Jimmy Stanley
Midnight Danny Myrick, Chancie Neal, Chris Bandi

Smokin' Tuna Saloon HD Radio Late Night Jam
10:00 pm The Peterson Brothers
Midnight The Morrison Brothers



Thursday May 5, 2016
Smokin’ Tuna Saloon
10:00 am - Robert Earl Keen Bloody Mary Morning Bash

Southernmost Beach Resort
12:00 pm - Southernmost Pool Party - Pineapple Pool - Hosted by DJ HISH
Noon - Jason Michael Carroll, Arlis Albritton
1:00 pm - Erica Sunshine Lee, Jared Mullins, Tommy Cecil, Jody Stevens
2:00 pm - Ross Lipsey, Brinley Addington, Nickolas Wayne
3:00 pm - Walker McGuire

The Inn at Key West - Pool Party - presented by Somewhere Bar & Grill
1:00 pm Jordan Minton, Brandon Ray
2:00 pm James McNair, Eric Dodd
3:00 pm Love & Theft

Smokin' Tuna Saloon Stage
1:00 pm Bonnie Bishop, Kyshona Armstrong
2:00 pm Dixie Jade
3:00 pm Stevie Woodward, Matt Warren, Calynn Green
4:00 pm Bruce Wallace, Phil Barton, Kim Paige
5:00 pm Redhead Express
6:00 pm Mikey Reaves, Adam James, Adam Searan
7:00 pm Aaron Lewis
8:00 pm Daria & The Hip Drops

Blue Heaven - Bluebird at Blue Heaven - Presented by the NSAI & Bluebird Café hosted by Erika Wollam Nichols
4:00 pm Lee Thomas Miller, Randy Montana, Heather Morgan
5:00 pm Shawn Camp & Al Anderson
6:00 pm Liz Rose, Lori McKenna, Emily Shackelton & friends

Wicker Guesthouse - Poolside
4:00 pm Rylie Bourne, Paul McDonald
5:00 pm Cameran Nelson, Jess Dondero, Erik Dylan

Key West Theatre
5:00 pm - Chuck Cannon, Earl Bud Lee, Kristen Kelly, Paul Jenkins, Rick Ferrell

The Marker Resort Gardens & Serenity Pool
5:30 pm Dean Alexander
6:30 pm Bob DiPiero

Casa Marina Resort - Sun Sun
6:00 pm Emily Earle, Wendell Mobley
7:00 pm Simon Gugala, Devin Dawson, Brendan Mayer
8:00 pm The Roosevelts

Margaritaville
7:00 pm The Sisterhood
8:15 pm The Peterson Brothers
10:00 pm Caffeine Carl & The Buzz

San Carlos Institute
8:00 pm - Natalie Hemby, Ashley Cleveland, Lori McKenna, James Slater

Rum Barrel presented by SESAC
8:00 pm Alex Kline, Scott Stevens, Justin Ebach
9:00 pm Steve Bogard, Dave Pittenger, Rob Hatch, Brian White
10:00 pm American Young

Kelly’s Caribbean Bar, Grille & Brewery
8:00 pm Murphy Elmore, Jordan Ranger, Channing Wilson
9:30 pm Hi FI Lonesome Sound

Tropic Cinema
9:00 pm - Danny Myrick, Joey Hyde, Jameson Rodgers and Bose Troubadours -Jamie Kent, Megan Slankard, Jeff Campbell, Matthew Szlachetka

Smokin' Tuna Saloon - HD Radio Late Night Jam
10:00 pm - Trapped Above Ground featuring Guthrie Trapp & The Mulekickers with Special Guest Steve Cropper
Midnight - The Morrison Brothers



Friday May 6, 2016
La Concha - Pool Party
Noon - Julia Cole, Rachel Farley
1:00 pm - Justin Adams, Matt Chase, Steven Padilla
2:00 pm - Jameson Rodgers, Colby Dee

Southernmost Beach Cafe - Beach Bash
Noon - Hale White, Karen Waldrup, Quinn Loggins
1:00 pm - Stevie Woodward, Brett Boyett, Cameran Nelson
2:00 pm - Megan Linville, Dave Fenley, Brian Sutherland
3:00 pm - Lo Miller, Dave Pittenger, Susan Ruth

Smokin' Tuna Saloon Stage
1:00 pm Schmarx & Savvy
2:00 pm Whiskey Rose
3:00 pm Ashley Gearing, Paul Jenkins, Brendan Mayer
4:00 pm Tommy Cecil, Travis Denning, Jared Mullins
5:00 pm Trea Landon, Kyle Fishman, Houston Phillips
6:00 pm Devin Dawson, Ross Lipsey, Jordan Minton
7:00 pm Jeffrey East, Alyssa, Jacob Jeffries
8:00 pm Denton Hatcher, Rachel Lipsky

Ocean Key Sunset Pier
2:00 pm High South
3:00 pm Hannah Bethel, Adam Searan, Krysta Nick

Southernmost House
3:00 pm Chris Rehm, Clayton Gardner, Jessa, Misty Loggins
4:00 pm John Frinzi, Karleen Watt, Howard Livingston
5:00 pm Bose Troubadours-Jamie Kent, Megan Slankard, Jeff Campbell, Matthew Szlachetka

Lazy Gecko
3:00 pm Cliff Cody, Driver Williams
4:00 pm Nick Donley, Jake Mitchell

Hyatt Key West - Blue Mojito
4:00 pm Granville Automatic
5:00 pm Brinley Addington, Erik Dylan

The Studios of Key West
Lee Thomas Miller, Steve Bogard, Ashley Cleveland, Even Stevens
Plus “Up Close with Storme Warren” featuring Even Stevens “Someday I’m Gonna Rent This Town” book signing

Inn at Key West - OASIS Happy Hour
5:00 pm Dixie Jade
6:00 pm Chris Bandi, Bridgette Tatum

Key West Theatre
5:00 pm - Al Anderson, Shawn Camp, Maggie Rose, Justin Wilson, Jody Stevens, Emily Shackelton

Sloppy Joes
5:30 pm Danny Myrick, Dean Alexander
6:30 pm Walker Hayes, Kalie Shorr, Kristen Kelly
7:30 pm American Young
8:30 pm Love & Theft

Green Parrot - Sound Check
5:30 pm - The Peterson Brothers

Fury Sunset Sail
6:30 pm - Earl Bud Lee, Aaron Scherz, Dillon Dixon, Marjory Lee

Margaritaville
7:00 pm Bruce Wallace, Phil Barton, Amanda Flynn
8:15 pm The Sisterhood
10:00 pm Caffeine Carl & The Buzz

San Carlos Institute
8:00 pm - Rhett Akins, Bob DiPiero, Robert Earl Keen, Randy Montana, Wendell Mobley, Heather Morgan

Tropic Cinema
9:00 pm - Rob Hatch, Bonnie Bishop, Brian White, Kree Harrison, Benjy Davis, Clayton Anderson, Peter Mayer, Brendan Mayer

Irish Kevin's
10:00 pm - Josh Dorr, Nick Norman, Joal Rush
11:00 pm - Joey Hyde, Luke Combs, Channing Wilson
Midnight - Jack Ingram, Chancie Neal, Lewis Brice

Green Parrot
10:00 pm KS Rhoads
10:45 pm Daria & The Hip Drops
11:30 pm The Peterson Brothers featuring Steve Cropper

Smokin' Tuna Saloon HD Radio Late Night Jam
10:00 pm - Trapped Above Ground Featuring Guthrie Trapp & The Mulekickers,
Midnight - Claire Finley & Friends



Saturday May 7, 2016
Smokin’ Tuna Saloon
10:00 am - Robert Earl Keen Bloody Mary Morning Bash, Presented by Texas Heritage Songwriter Assn.

The Marker Resort - Pool Party
Noon - Ashley Gearing, Kalie Shorr, Mikey Reaves
1:00 pm Lexi Tucker, Michael Hardy, Karleen Watt
2:00 pm Schmarx & Savvy

Smokin' Tuna Saloon Stage
1:00 pm Al Anderson, Chuck Cannon
2:00 pm Erik Dylan, Driver Williams, Randy Montana
3:00 pm James Slater, Ashley Cleveland
4:00 pm Jack Ingram, Natalie Hemby, KS Rhoads
5:00 pm Texas Roadhouse Derby Party Featuring Lewis Brice with American Young, Nick Norman, Joal Rush and more
7:00 pm Brett Boyett, Lo Miller, Quinn Loggins

Turtle Kraals
1:00 pm The Sisterhood
2:00 pm Hale White, Jessa, Walker Hayes
3:00 pm Jacob Jeffries, Aaron Scherz, Alex Kline, Scott Stevens
The Gates - Rum Row Pool Party
1:00 pm Jake Mitchell, Jeffrey East, Krysta Nick
2:00 pm Marjory Lee, Nick Donley, Justin Adams
3:00 pm Brinley Addington, Mike Walker, Lena Stone

Ocean Key Sunset Pier
2:00 pm Clayton Anderson, Megan Linville, Misty Loggins
3:00 pm Amanda Flynn, Cliff Cody, Arlis Albritton

Hard Rock Cafe
3:00 pm Kyshona Armstrong, Jess Dondero, Hannah Bethel
4:00 pm Nickolas Wayne, James McNair, Matt Chase
5:00 pm Murphy Elmore, Rick Ferrell, Luke Combs

Island Dogs
4:00 pm Erica Sunshine Lee, Tamara Stewart, Krista Angelucci
5:00 pm Simon Gugala, Josh Dorr, Steven Padilla
6:00 pm Bruce Wallace, Phil Barton, Kim Paige

Southernmost Beach Resort Sand Bar Ocean Pavilion
4:00 pm Love & Theft

Fury Sunset Sail
6:30 pmPeter Mayer & Brendan Mayer

Main Stage Free Concert 200 Block Duval St.
7:00 pmJake Owen, Kane Brown, LANco

Margaritaville
7:00 pm Redhead Express
8:15 pm High South
10:00 pm Caffeine Carl & The Buzz

Key West Theatre
8:00 pm - Presented by Texas Heritage Songwriters Assn., Jack Ingram, Scotty Emerick, Liz Rose, Shawn Camp, Emily Earle, Heather Morgan, Alyssa and more

Rick’s / Durty Harry’s
10:00 pm - Chris Bandi, Jimmy Stanley
11:00 pm - Kree Harrison, Benjy Davis
Midnight -Bridgette Tatum, Cliff Cody

Gas Monkey Bar & Grille
10:00 pm - Matt Alderman, Rachel Lipsky, Matt Backer
11:00 pm - Paul Jenkins, Adam James, Denton Hatcher
Midnight - Walker McGuire

Smokin' Tuna Saloon HD Radio Late Night Jam
10:00pm Trapped Above Ground featuring Guthrie Trapp & The Mulekickers
Midnight Maggie Rose with The Morrison Brothers

Sunday May 8, 2016
Rum Row Bloody Mary Party
11:00 am Lexi Tucker, Luke Combs
12:00 pm Chancie Neal, Jordan Rager, Jared Mullins

Southernmost Beach Café - Mother’s Day Brunch (10:00 am - 2:00 pm)
12:00 pm Opal Justice, Jeff Harris, Erica Sunshine Lee
1:00 pm Matt Warren, Mike Walker, Lena Stone
2:00 pm Justin Ebach, Brian White, Susan Ruth

Smokin' Tuna Saloon Stage
1:00 pm Daria and The Hip Drops
2:00 pm Rylie Bourne, Guthrie Trapp
3:00 pm The Roosevelts
4:00 pm Paul McDonald, Adam James
5:00 pm Karen Waldrup, Dillon Dixon
6:00 pm Dave Fenley, Brian Sutherland, Matt Backer
7:00 pm Granville Automatic
8:00 pm Trea Landon, Kyle Fishman, Houston Phillips
9:00 pm Claire Finley and Friends

Southernmost House
4:00 pm Cameran Nelson, KS Rhoads
5:00 pm Even Stevens, Chuck Cannon, Julia Cole

Casa Marina Resort - Sunset Show
6:00 pm - General admission is free, VIP Dinner Seating upgrade
James Slater, Natalie Hemby & Rhett Akins

Margaritaville
7:00 pm Whiskey Rose
8:00 pm Tamara Stewart, Colby Dee, Krista Angelucci
10:00 pm Caffeine Carl & The Buzz

Schedules subject to change without notice.


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