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Botanical Blues - “Blue Two” Bob Dorr and Jeff Petersen

  • 909 Robert D. Ray Drive | Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Dates: March 26, 2023
  • Location: Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
  • Price: Member – free; Adult – $10; Senior – $9; Military – $9; Youth – $7; Children 3 and under – free Adventure Pass holders and Museums for All (WIC and SNAP EBT card holders) – free Tickets for Botanical Blues will not be sold in advance, but will be available at the door. First come, first served until capacity is reached. - Leave coolers and food at home' Bring Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden Silipint® for 10% off drinks - Purchase admission at the door
  • Overview

    Both members are twice inducted into the Iowa Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and individually inducted into the Iowa Blues Hall of Fame. Jeff Petersen-guitar/vocals; Bob Dorr-drums/harmonica/vocals. The song list comes from 38 years of playing music together. Blues, Rockabilly, Americana, even a country song and maybe an old Blue Band song.

    Shows are held live in the conservatory and last one hour each. Botanical Blues attendees are welcome to wander the indoor gardens during the concert.

    Trellis Café will have food and drinks available for purchase in the café and concessions and drinks in Swartz and Walsh Rooms.- Café: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; Swartz and Walsh Rooms: 1-4:30 p.m.