2019 Winter Blues Fest

2019 Winter Blues Fest

TWO NIGHTS—20 Acts… all under one roof and out of the cold! Advance Tickets $45 Weekend Pass – or – $20/Friday and $30/Saturday At the door admission goes up $5. CIBS Members receive $5 discount on Weekend Pass only.   […]

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Iowa Blues Hall of Fame 2019 Inductees Announced

Iowa Blues Hall of Fame 2019 Inductees Announced

Five individuals have been selected for induction into the Iowa Blues Hall of Fame in the Class of 2019: Jeff Banks, Kevin Burt, Janey Hooper, Frank Strong and Greg Sutherland. The induction ceremony for the Class of 2019 will take […]

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Winter Blues Helles Lager

Winter Blues Helles Lager

The Central Iowa Blues Society partnered with Confluence Brewing Company to brew a special beer to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Winter Blues Fest. This simple but elegant “bright” lager is hand crafted with floor-malted Bohemian Pilsner malt, German noble […]

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CIBS Blues Crier :: DECEMBER 2018

CIBS Blues Crier :: DECEMBER 2018

DECEMBER 2018 Complete line-up, schedule, tickets, hotel reservation links, and more info HERE Winter Blues Fest Volunteer Opportunities There are a limited number of volunteer opportunities available for the Winter Blues Fest! We are specifically looking for volunteers that would […]

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CIBS Blues Crier :: NOVEMBER 2018

CIBS Blues Crier :: NOVEMBER 2018

NOVEMBER 2018 Upcoming Central Iowa Blues Society Events SUNDAY – NOV 11, 2018 @ 6:00PM Noce, 1326 Walnut St, DM Bruce Katz DOORS @ 5PM // SHOW @ 6PM — $20 ($15 CIBS Members) — Bruce Katz’s resume reads like a who’s […]

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CIBS Blues Crier :: OCTOBER 2018

CIBS Blues Crier :: OCTOBER 2018

OCTOBER 2018 Upcoming Central Iowa Blues Society Events SATURDAY – OCT 13, 2018 @ 8:00PM Noce, 1326 Walnut St, DM Grand Marquis DOORS AT 7PM // SHOW AT 8PM Steeped in the musical tradition of Kansas City, Grand Marquis plays […]

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photo by Kit Lancaster

Halfway to Hall of Fame Concert & Jam

The Iowa Blues Hall of Fame exhibit has a new look!  A collaborative effort between the Central Iowa Blues Society (CIBS) and Hawkeye Elks Lodge, the Iowa Blues Hall of Fame was recently relocated to a prominent location within the […]

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