Category Archives: News

News of all things blues-related.

Bring Friends to Fat Tues – Reserve Your Table Now!

Bring your friends to the party at our Fat Tuesday Celebration, and reserve a table (or part of a table, they seat up to 9). Come early for dinner and help us get the party rolling! Doors open at 5:30 and music starts at 6pm sharp. It’s going to be a frolicking good time! And all proceeds go to support our Blues in the Schools and youth scholarship programs. To reserve a table, email us at boisebluessociety@gmail.com

Get advance tickets now before they sell out! bbs-fat-tues-2017.eventbrite.com/

TONIGHT’S Fat Tuesday Celebration Nearly Full!

UPDATE TUESDAY 11:30AM: We just sold out the original allotment of advance tickets for tonight’s Fat Tuesday Celebration, and have added a block of 20 seats we were holding back for door sales. You may still purchase advanced tickets until 3pm, then if any are left, they will be available at the door for $25. But best option is to get them now ($20+3.31 fees/tax)… Going to be a wang dang doodle of a party tonight!!  bbs-fat-tues-2017.eventbrite.com/

Get your tix early to the BBS annual Fat Tuesday Celebration and Fundraiser for our Blues in the Schools program. One of our biggest shows of the year! Four top local blues bands! Saturday, Feb. 28. Door at 5:30pm, music starts at 6pm.  Tickets & Info!

tix2

 

 

 

 

BAND LINEUP:
BLUES COLLECTIVE
JAKE LEG
THE BLUES DIRECTORS
THE BLUES ADDICTS & BRASS TACKS HORNS

4 HOURS OF GREAT BLUES MUSIC!

FAT TUESDAY IS PARTY TIME … at one of our biggest events of the year! Boise Blues Society ushers in its 25th year of bringing the best in blues music to Boise and Treasure Valley with its annual Fat Tuesday Celebration and Fundraiser.

Mardi Gras decor all around, theme food & full bar available, large dance floor.  Come early for best seat selection and dinner. The first band goes on at 6pm.  Playhouse Boise, 8001 W Fairview, near the intersection of Fairview and Milwaukee. 

All proceeds from this event help support the BBS Blues in the Schools program, which provides free blues education and live music programs free-of-charge to any area school, and scholarships to young promising musicians. Everyone involved, including the musicians, venue, sound personnel and more, donate their time and talents to this show. We appreciate each and everyone of you for supporting this great cause!

Help Blues-in-the-Schools Play Your School!

Treasure Valley schools, parents, students, blues fans! Help us bring our free Blues-in-the-Schools program to your favorite school – elementary through college level programming available. Contact Ken Harris (BBS President and Blues Directors bandleader) at kjharris1925@yahoo.com or 208-440-4590. For more info: http://boiseblues.org/education/blues-schools-bits/

bbs-bits-side1

bbs-bits-side2