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WILL CALL • MERCH • CD SALES • AND MORE!

TUES • 1/28
10:00am – 3:30pm
Blues Hall of Fame | 421 S. Main St.
4:00pm – 9:00pm
152 Beale, 2nd Floor

WED 1/29 • THURS 1/30 • FRI 1/31
Noon – 9:00pm
152 Beale, 2nd Floor

For Challengers :
1/29 – 
Check-in: 12:00pm – 2:30pm Orientation: 2:30pm | Tin Roof
1/30 & 1/31 – Portrait Sessions w/ Jeff Fasano – 10:30am – 3:00pm | Holiday Inn – Lobby | Appointment Only.

For Youth Showcases
Fri 1/31
Registration: 12:00pm – 2:00pm
152 Beale, 2nd Floor
Orientation: 2:30pm
Hard Rock Cafe

New Judge Orientation
Wed 1/29 & Thurs 1/20
3:00pm
152 Beale, 2nd Floor

HART FUND HEALTH FAIR & SCREENINGS

Wednesday 1/29 & Thursday 1/30
12:00pm – 2:30pm | 152 Beale, 2nd Floor
Doctors, nurses, and other health practitioners will be on site for a variety of health screenings included but not limited to blood pressure, pulse, cholesterol, diabetes, and PSA screenings for prostate cancer. Open to IBC musicians at no charge.

Open 12 Step Meeting

Wednesday 1/29 – Friday 1/31
12:00pm | 152 Beale, 3rd Floor

Mental Health Evaluations

Wednesday, January 29th & Thursday, January 30th
Noon until 2:30pm | 152 Beale, 2nd Floor
By appointment only. Click here to sign up.

THE CHALLENGE

Quarterfinals Round 1
1/29
Beale St.
5:00pm

Quarterfinals Round 2
1/30
Beale St.
5:00pm

Youth Showcases
1/31
Beale St.
5:00pm

Semi-Finals
1/31
Beale St.
6:20pm

Finals
2/1
The Orpheum
12:00pm

TUESDAY, JANUARY 28

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29

2020-01-16T09:57:43+00:00

Memphis Jam

Wednesday, January 29, 2020
After IBC Competition Ends until Late
Blues Hall Juke Joint | 174 Beale St.
IBC Pass or Wristband Required

THURSDAY, JANUARY 30

2020-01-16T09:39:42+00:00

Memphis Jam

Thursday, January 30, 2020
After IBC Competition Ends until Late
Blues Hall Juke Joint | 174 Beale St.
IBC Pass or Wristband Required

FRIDAY, JANUARY 31

2020-01-23T06:43:28+00:00

Youth Jam

Friday, January 30, 2020
After IBC Competition Ends until Late
B.B. King's Blues Club | 143 Beale St.
IBC Pass or wristband required for entry

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 1

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