Prairie Crossroads Blues Society

Champaign-Urbana IL

Blues Fest is Back!


Prairie Crossroads Blues Society is hard at work planning a Blues Fest this summer for Champaign Urbana and the surrounding communities. We'll have a mix of local, regional and national blues artists.

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

We'll have food and beverages available, there will be local crafts and artists, local non-profits and fun events for everyone. Check back to this space as we plan to have some major announcements in early May!

Rain or Shine
(if it rains we're moving inside Kessler Hall)

Does your business want to get in on the ground floor and be a part of the newest Fest in the area? Contact us to be a founding sponsor.

Check out our Sponsors page for the various levels!


Huge Thanks to The Painkillers Blues Band!
they've become our 1st $500 Blues Boogie Sponsor
by donating all their tips from their show at the Clark Bar
on Saturday April 28 - Thank You!
on Facebook ThePainkillersBluesBand

See what benfits your business or non-profit gets by becoming a Prairie Crossroads Blue Fest Sponsor


Want to become part of the growing community of Blues lovers in the Champaign-Urbana and East Central Illinois area? Sign up to become a member of Prairie Crossroads Blues Society. We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organized to Preserve, Promote and Educate about the Blues.

Since we were formed in 2010 we've been supporting local blues artists share their music with a wider audience. We consistently look to bring new blues artists to our area so fans get a chance to see the huge amount of talent touring on a regional and national basis. We also have a strong BITS - Blues In The Schools program.

Whether you enjoy our jams and shows, or support our efforts to teach youngsters the history and basics of blues music, now is the right time to become a PCBS Member

Membership Options:
Student = $10 per year
Individual = $20 per year
Family = $25 per year
Band = $50 per year
Corporate = $100 per year

For Family, Band and Corporate memberships, we'll contact you for the names of additional members or you can send us that information via email: pcbsmembership@gmail.com.

Please select your type of Membership
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