The Vicksburg Blues Society is pleased to announce the
Vicksburg Blues Challenge 2018
September 30, 2018
Ameristar Hotel Casino's Bottleneck Blues Bar
This is a regional preliminary competition, sanctioned by the Blues Foundation and judged by distinguished industry
professionals. The Vicksburg Blues Challenge is open to Band Acts and Solo/Duo Acts. Winners in each division will
advance to compete in the International Blues Challenge (IBC), held January 22-26, 2019, in Memphis, TN.
IBC is the world's largest blues competition, showcasing the best blues acts from 40 states and 16 countries.
REGISTRATION is OPEN
The Vicksburg Blues Society is searching for Blues Acts that are ready for the international stage
BAND Acts and SOLO / DUO Acts
Please email your request for an ENTRY FORM to
Blues Hall of Fame®
REGISTRATION CLOSES AUGUST 15, 2018
* To be included in the publicity for the Vicksburg Blues Challenge, please register ASAP.