• Nebraska Blues Challenge

  • Sun, 10/20/2019 at 12:00 pm
  • The Jewell
    1030 Capitol Ave
    68102 Omaha
Nebraska Blues Challenge - The Jewell - Omaha

5 solo/duo acts and 3 bands will be participating. The highest scoring band AND the highest scoring solo/duo act from the Nebraska Blues Challenge will be selected to represent Blues Society of Omaha (BSO) at the 36th annual International Blues Challenge (IBC) January 28-February 1, 2020, in Memphis, Tennessee. The challenge will be held on Sunday, October 20, 2019, at The Jewell, 1030 Capitol Avenue (accessible inside the Omaha Mariott Downtown at plaza level or the northeast corner of Capitol Plaza) in Omaha. Free parking at meters is available on Capitol between 10th and 12th, as well on 11th & 12th. There is no need to feed the parking meters on Sundays. Paid parking is available at the Capitol Garage, 1215 Capital Avenue, for $1 per hour (up to a $10 maximum). noon doors open1:00 PM Hector Anchondo (solo) 2:00 PM Stan & the Chain Gang (band)2:45 PM 99 'n' 1/2 (duo) 3:30 PM Rich Patton (solo)4:30 PM Church House Blues Band5:15 PM Soul Tree (duo)6:00 PM Virginia Kathryn (solo)7:00 PM Rex Granite Band