Here's What To Expect

Joe Bonamassa, Keeping the Blues Alive Foundation, and Sixthman invite you to join Keeping the Blues Alive at Sea VI, sailing February 18-22, 2020, for a sixth incredible year in the beautiful Caribbean waters. Our ship, Norwegian Pearl, will journey from Miami to Nassau, Bahamas during a four-day Blues-rock music festival featuring Joe Bonamassa, Buddy Guy, Tommy Emmanuel, Tab Benoit, and many more!

The Keeping the Blues Alive at Sea VI immersive experience includes non-stop live performances, unique collaborations only to be witnessed aboard Keeping the Blues Alive at Sea, specially curated activities guaranteed to entertain, and intimate interactions with some of your favorite musicians in the business. This year’s genre-bending lineup features a stacked bill ranging from world renowned Blues greats to up-and-coming stars of the blues scene. Whether you prefer energetic performances from blues-rockers, intimate soul-stirring acoustic sets, or discovering the freshest new blues rooted music out there– there is something for everyone on board. 

We’re a like-minded, music-obsessed family dedicated to Keeping the Blues Alive and we can’t wait to sea you in February!

All Aboard!

Itinerary subject to change

When booking flights we recommend that you arrive in Miami no later than 12:00pm, or in Ft. Lauderdale no later than 11:00am on February 18. Return flights should be arranged to leave Miami after 12:00pm on February 22, or leave Ft. Lauderdale after 1:00pm.

**Please allow additional time for customs clearance for international flights.


  • Tuesday, February 18
    Depart Port of Miami
    (approx. 3:30pm ET)
  • Wednesday, February 19
    Day At Sea
  • Thursday, February 20
    Nassau, Bahamas
    (8:00am to 5:30pm)
  • Friday, February 21
    Day At Sea
  • Saturday, February 22
    Arrive Port of Miami
    (approx. 8:00am ET)

Ahoy, Vacation!

Nassau, Bahamas

Nassau, Bahamas

Thursday, February 20, 2020

What do we love about Nassau? How about perfect white-sand beaches, palm trees covered in coconuts, and warm, crystal-clear waters full of incredible multi-colored marine life -- that's what. Whether you spend the day shopping for a duty-free treat, taking a carriage ride past rainbow-inspired buildings, or touring in a glass-bottom boat, chances are you'll leave this happy place in the Bahamas with lots of beautiful memories.

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