The South Florida Blues Society (SFBS) will be holding its’ Annual “South Florida Blues Challenge” aka “Road To Memphis” for the IBC (International Blues Challenge) on August 20th, 2017 at Galuppi’s Restaurant & Banquet Facility in Pompano Beach.
34th Annual International Blues Challenge in Memphis
To date, 4 different sets of solo/duo combinations will compete for a prize of $500 and six different bands will compete for $1000 and “bragging rights” as they will be chosen to represent south Florida at the 34th Annual International Blues Challenge
taking place January 16-20th in Memphis, TN.
The following is a list of Solo, Duo and Full Band contest entries at the time of this writing.
SOLO & DUO CATEGORY *
Hat & Matching Suitcase (Duo)
Blind Dog Smith (Duo)
Ryan Bladen “Little Eddie” (Solo)
Ericson Holt (Solo)
BAND CATEGORY *
Petey & The Ravens
Martin & The Dead Guys
Shaw Davis & The Black Ties
Funky Blues Band
Dark Horse Flyer
* Performance order will be randomly selected.
$10 General Admission at the door
$8 SFBS Members (with valid membership card) [Renew or join at the door)
*Children under 12 and active Armed Service members FREE!
Doors open at 3:30pm
Galuppi’s Restaurant & Patio-Bar is located at 1103 N. Federal Highway at the entrance to the Pompano Beach Municipal Golf Course on the west side of Federal Hwy., midway between Atlantic Blvd. & Copans Road.
Date(s) - 08/20/2017
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Galuppi's Restaurant Patio-Bar & Banquet Facility