Prairie Crossroads Blues Society

Champaign-Urbana IL

Blues Fest is Back, Baby!


Thanks to all the marvelous fans, musicians, sponsors, vendors and hard working volunteers. It was a blast!

Check out the Fest Schedule

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Prairie Crossroads Blues Fest
Saturday August 11
2:00 - 10:00 pm
Champaign County Fairgrounds

We've got a great selection of food trucks and vendors and the County Fairgrounds will have beverages available. There'll be fun events for everyone. We're adding an acoustic stage to provide even more entertainment throughout the event.

Only $10 for an entire day of great blues music!
Bring your lawnchairs - no coolers please!
children under 12 are free (when accompanied by an adult)

Rain or Shine (if it rains the music moves inside Kessler Hall)

[2018 Sponsors]

Huge Thanks to The Painkillers Blues Band, First Federal Saving Bank of Champaign-Urbana and the Urbana Park District for all their support. These three organizations came on board very early in the planning process and encouraged us to continue to put it all together.