The Club will be conducting the 6th Annual Blues Challenge during the Old Capitol Blues & Barbecue, August 25, 2012 beginning at noon. The winner of the band challenge will receive $1,000 in travel monies to represent the Club at the Blues Foundation’s 29th Annual International Blues Challenge, scheduled to take place January 29, 2013 - February 2, 2013 in Memphis, TN.
A separate competition for a solo/duo act will take place on the same day. The winner of the solo/duo competition will receive $500 in travel monies. At least one member of the band or solo/duo act must be a member of the Illinois Central Blues Club. Bands, Duos and Soloist interested in competing in the Challenge