The Blues Music Awards will take place on Thursday, May 7, 2020 at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts beginning at 6:30pm sharp.
The Cannon Center is a beautiful performance space with raised four-tiered seating design and built with acoustics intended for live music. It is located on the corner of Poplar Avenue and Main Street in Downtown Memphis, TN and is part of the Convention Center Complex.
Guests staying at the Sheraton Memphis Downtown Hotel can easily walk across the street from the hotel to the Cannon Center.
The following ticket levels are still available and can be purchased as follows:
• Premium Blocks – $1,800.00 per block
10 Seats per block with seats located in Front Side Orchestra (Rows D – G) and/or Center Orchestra (Rows D – S)
• General Block – $1,500.00 per block
10 Seats per Block. Block purchase guarantees you will be seated with your entire group.
• Individual General Seats: $150.00
Seating determined by Blues Foundation Membership status.
• Individual Upper Balcony Seats: $80.00
Show Only. Does not include BMA After Party pass.
*Other than the Individual upper balcony seats, all other ticket pricing levels include passes to the BMA After Party.*
The BMA After Party will take place immediately following the BMA Show in the Grand Lobby of the Renasant Convention Center (formerly the Memphis Cook Convention Center). The two event spaces are connected by an indoor walkway requiring a short stroll from the Cannon Center Theater to the Renasant Convention Center Grand Lobby .
The BMA After Party will include a buffet dinner, cash bars, silent auction, and live performances by 2020 BMA nominees. Nominees, Blues Hall of Famers, and the greater blues world will be in attendance.
There will be unassigned table seating at the BMA After Party with enough seating for all attendees.
Tickets are also available at $75 each for the Blues Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony which is open to the public and will take place
on Wednesday, May 6 beginning at 5:30pm at the Halloran Centre for Performing Arts located at 225 S. Main St. and next door to the Orpheum Theatre.
Blues Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony tickets include the pre-event cocktail reception in the Halloran Center Lobby.
Tickets can be purchased at blues.org where you can also find a link to make a reservation at the Sheraton Memphis Downtown Hotel during Blues Music Awards Week.
If you have additional questions, please contact Keisha Moore-Alston at [email protected] or (901) 527-2583 Ext. 10.