Prairie Crossroads Blues Society

Champaign-Urbana IL

Blues Fest is Back, Baby!

Thanks to all the marvelous fans, musicians, sponsors, vendors and hard working volunteers. It was a blast!

Check out the The Painkillers - Mojo Workin' Facebook video
Keith Harden Band - Trouble No More Facebook video
(thanks to Carol Boss for the Facebook videos)
Keith Harden Band - Voodoo Chile high quality audio and video with aerial drone video
(Thanks to Al - AW Studios)

[Black Fest Shirt]

If you missed your chance to pick up a Prairie Crossroads Blues Fest t-shirt, it's not too late. We have a good selection left.

Red, orange or gold with 1 color logo $15. Black with 3 color logo $20.

All the funds will help us get started on next year's fest.

Email to and we'll get you hooked up!

Yes, we said next year, a quick survey of our vital volunteers shows we have the energy and desire to put on Blues Fest II. keep watching this page for information on a date for 2019.

[2018 Sponsors]

Huge Thanks to The Painkillers Blues Band, First Federal Saving Bank of Champaign-Urbana and the Urbana Park District for all their support. These three organizations came on board very early in the planning process and encouraged us to continue to put it all together.