Studio Channel Islands Art Center Sponsors
The VCBS ROAD TO MEMPHIS BAND CHALLENGE!
SATURDAY OCT 1st
The Ventura County Blues Society is holding their annual “Road to Memphis Band Challenge”.
Winning band will received $3,000.00 to help cover travel expenses to compete in Memphis, Tennessee for the International Blues Challenge hosted by the Blues Foundation.
2222 Ventura Blvd, Camarillo, California 93010
This is a show to see, not only do you get to see a show with multiple bands performing on one stage, they are leaving everything they have on the stage for a winner takes all. There are well know judges from the industry at the event which will score each band per the Blues Foundation scoring criteria.
Make plans and buy your tickets now, cheer your favorite band on and be a part. Only one band can go on to Memphis to represent VCBS!
For Tickets go the following link.
$10.00 + $0.50 convenience fee in advance and $15.00 at the gate. Food and Drink will be available for an additional cost
The Band Challenge location:
Studio Channel Islands outdoors in a great shaded area. Bring your folding chairs it is festival seating. Food and drink will be available for an additional charge. You cannot bring Food or drink into the event.
2222 E Ventura Blvd.
Camarillo, CA 93010
Gates open at 11:00 Band Challenge Starts at Noon
This Event is hosted by our very own
Here are the bands taking part in the challenge and in the order which was selected by a random drawing for each time slot.
12:00PM – 12:20PM
12:40PM – 1:00PM
SHARI PUORTO BAND
1:20PM – 1:40PM
2:00PM – 2:20PM
JIM GUSTIN and TRUTH JONES
3:20PM – 3:40PM
Followed By a Jam Session
Winner announced by 5:00PM ish