BLUESFEST 2017 ANNOUNCEMENT! We are very pleased and honoured to announce that Tribe Royal will be playing at this year’s RBC BLUESFEST, selected to play on opening night featuring headline acts Toby Keith, & Sam Roberts Band. The Ottawa Bluesfest is ranked by Billboard Magazine as one of the top-10 most successful outdoor music festivals in the world.. This award winning, multi-staged music extravaganza is the biggest outdoor music festival in Canada and is considered one of the most important music events in North America. Thousands of national and international performers are featured annually at LeBreton Flats Park. Many thanks to the Bluesfest organization for their support of local Ottawa talent. Congratulations to other local artists Harea Band and Malak for their inclusion.