CIBS Blues Crier :: DECEMBER 2021

CIBS Blues Crier :: DECEMBER 2021

DECEMBER 2021 MONDAY – DEC 13, 2021 @ 7:00PM CIBS Membership Meeting Confluence Brewing Company, 1235 Thomas Beck Rd., Des Moines CIBS members that attend the membership meeting are eligible to win door prizes at the end of the meeting… prizes such as tickets to...
CIBS Blues Crier :: OCTOBER 2021

CIBS Blues Crier :: OCTOBER 2021

OCTOBER 2021 Iowa Blues Hall of Fame The induction ceremony for the Class of 2020 will take place on Sunday, October 17, 2021 at the River Center Eventorium, 330 SW 3rdSt in Des Moines. The event will begin with dinner provided by Flying Mango, dessert by Steve...
CIBS Blues Crier :: SEPTEMBER 2021

CIBS Blues Crier :: SEPTEMBER 2021

SEPTEMBER 2021 September 19, 2021 @ Lefty’s Live Music Join us for the 2021 Iowa Blues Challenge on September 19, 2021 at Lefty’s Live Music in Des Moines, IA. This is a FREE event starting at 2PM. This year’s challenge consists of four Solo/Duo acts. The performance...
CIBS Blues Crier :: AUGUST 2021

CIBS Blues Crier :: AUGUST 2021

AUGUST 2021 September 19, 2021 @ Lefty’s Live Music The 2021 Iowa Blues Challenge will be held on September 19, 2021 at Lefty’s Live Music in Des Moines, IA. A maximum of FIVE Bands and FIVE Solo/Duo acts will compete to move forward to the International Blues...
CIBS Blues Crier :: MAY 2021

CIBS Blues Crier :: MAY 2021

MAY 2021 FREE! Family Friendly! FUN! Come celebrate great music in a perfect setting at The Cellar at White Oak Winery, Memorial Weekend. Admission is FREE! All ages are welcome. Please bring blankets, lawn chairs and all your friends! Wine from The Cellar at White...
CIBS Blues Crier :: NOV/DEC 2020

CIBS Blues Crier :: NOV/DEC 2020

NOV/DEC 2020 Dear CIBS members, It’s been awhile since we’ve been able to gather and wanted to let you know what we’ve been up to for the last few months. As COVID-19 continues to spread, the future has never felt so unpredictable for the arts and entertainment...
CIBS Blues Crier :: JUN/JUL 2020

CIBS Blues Crier :: JUN/JUL 2020

JUN/JUL 2020 Let us state this simply but strongly: Black Lives Matter. The historic movement founded on that declaration continues to grow in both its positive influence on society and its value in moving humanity forward. In the aftermath of the deaths of George...
CIBS Blues Crier :: APR/MAY 2020

CIBS Blues Crier :: APR/MAY 2020

APR/MAY 2020 Hello CIBSters —  We wanted to fill you in on what we’ve been up to during the COVID-19 crisis. In mid-March, CIBS cancelled all meetings, shows and/or programs scheduled through April. These included the Iowa Blues Hall of Fame class of 2020...

CIBS Blues Crier :: FEB/MAR 2020

FEB/MAR 2020 UPCOMING CENTRAL IOWA BLUES SOCIETY EVENTS Monday – Mar 9, 2020 @ 7:00pm CIBS Membership Meeting Peace Tree Brewery, 317 E Court, Des Moines, IA CIBS members that attend the membership meeting are eligible to win door prizes at the end of the...
CIBS Blues Crier :: JANUARY 2020

CIBS Blues Crier :: JANUARY 2020

JANUARY 2020 UPCOMING CENTRAL IOWA BLUES SOCIETY EVENTS MONDAY – JAN 13, 2020 @ 7:00PM CIBS Membership Meeting – Fat Twosday The Station, 3124 Ingersoll Ave, Des Moines, IA CIBS members that attend the membership meeting are eligible to win door prizes at...