The 2014 Coyote Kings Invitational Walla Walla Guitar Festival will be kicking off at 8:00 pm on Thursday, March 13th, in Beautiful Downtown Walla Walla. Special headliner for opening night will be Chris Duarte in concert at Main Street Studios, followed by the opening night jam at Sapolil Cellars, hosted by Robin Barrett and Coyote Kings.

The Party continues starting at 8:00 pm Friday the 14th with The Evangenitals with Tom Gnoza & The Millionaire’s Club at Sapolil Cellars. And The Stacy Jones Band along with Phil Lynch & The Reubens at be at VFW Post 992.

On Saturday the 15th, “The Acoustic Showcase” begins at noon at Sapolil Cellars with Terry Robb, and with Solomon Jest at VFW Post 992. “The LARGE Show” follows at 2:00 pm at the Walla Walla Elks with Robin Barrett & Coyote Kings, Polly O’Keary & The Rhythm Method, and Big Monti Amundson. Later that evening “The Guitar Crawl” will take place at 8:00 pm at Sapolil Cellars with Charlie Butts & The Filter Tips and The Wasteland Kings, while over at VFW Post 992 The CD Woodbury Band and Gary Winston & The Real Deal be on stage, and at The Walla Walla Elks you’ll fins Billy D & The Hoodoos and Tuck Foster & The Mossrites. The fun for the night does not end there, though. Starting at midnight and running until 1:45 am there will be “All-Star Jams” at both Sapolil Cellars and The VFW, hosted by Clint Carter & Gary Winston.

Everyone who buys a ticket to this year’s festival will also receive one ticket in a drawing for your chance to win prizes including guitars, a weekend Bed and Breakfast getaway, tickets to other Pacific Northwest Blues festivals, plus many, many, many bottles of Walla Walla wine! Feeling like you might like more chances to win? Extra drawing tickets will be available for purchase!

The venues for this year’s festival are: Sapolil Cellars at 15 E Main Street, Walla Walla Elks Lodge at 351 E Rose Street, the Walla Walla VFW at 102 North Colville Street, and Main Street Studios at 207 West Main. Walla Walla is known for its wine, food, and beautiful and historic Downtown. Tickets, Motel/Fest Pkgs, and a lot more info are easy to find online at

The Coyote Kings Invitational Walla Walla guitar festival is brought to you by Robin Barrett & Coyote Kings, Wee Willy’s Music Enterprise, Tourism Walla Walla, The Marc, CH2M Hill, Blue Mountain Crossing, Blazing Guitars, The Fischer House, The Maple Counter, Coyote Cabs, The Walla Walla Blues Society, The Washington Blues Society, The Inland Empire Blues Society, The Cascade Blues Association, The South Sound Blues Association, Blues Therapy Radio Show, Big Groove Blues & Roots Show.