Witness a Blues battle right here in Birmingham

The Magic City Blues Society wants to see which of Alabama’s best blues musicians has what it takes to compete in the International Blues Challenge. And you can be a part of the action! The Battle of the Blues Bands takes place Sunday July 23rd at Iron City Birmingham. The doors open at 1 pm and the competition kicks off at 2 pm.

What about tickets?

  • General Admission: $10
  • MCBS Member: $8
  • Kids under 12 free

What are the musicians playing for?

The winners will represent the Magic City Blues Society at the 34th International Blues Challenge in Memphis January 16th – January 20th 2018 when winners from more than 150 Blues societies from around the world will compete. There will be two first place winners: one band and one solo/duo act.

Battle Details

Where: Iron City Birmingham
When: Sunday, July 23rd
Time: 1 pm – 5 pm

Learn More

Check out the Magic City Blues Society Battle of the Blues Bands on Facebook.

And learn more about the International Blues Challenge here.


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