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Saturday, February 9, 2008

Central Iowa Blues Society Winter Blues Fest

Its going to be freaking cold tonight so warm yourself up with some redhot blues in downtown Des Moines at the Winter Blues Fest in the Hotel Fort Des Moines!!

Winter Blues Fest

Sat, Feb 9, 2008
Hotel Fort Des Moines
1000 Walnut, Des Moines, IA

  • Doors open at 6 PM

  • $12 Advance/$15 Day of the show--good for
    Hotel Ballrooms & Chequers Lounge

  • Tickets available at Blues on Grand, Hotel Ft DM
    or call 515-225-6638

  • Blues Rates available at the Hotel Fort Des Moines
    515-243-1161 or 1-800-532-1466

Willie Mac & Alan Smith

2007 Iowa Blues Challenge Winner - Solo/Duo
7:00-10:00 PM

Chequers Lounge

Trampled Underfoot

2007 KC Blues Challenge Winner - Band
7:30-10:00 PM

Grand Ballroom


Matt Woods & the Thunderbolts

2007 Iowa Blues Challenge Winner - Band
8:00-10:30 PM

State Ballroom


Kevin "BF" Burt & the Instigators

8:00-10:15 PM

Wedgewood Room


Sumpin' Doo

8:30-11:30 PM

Independence Hall

Ernie Peniston Band

10:30-1:30 AM

Grand Ballroom


Cadillac Kolstad & the Flats

2007 Twin Cities Blues Challenge Winner

10:45-1:00 AM

Wedgewood Room


RJ Mischo & His Red Hot Blues Band

11:00-1:30 AM

State Ballroom


Hot Tamale & the Red Hots

12:00-1:00 AM

Independence Hall


AfterFest Jam

1:00 AM - ???

Independence Hall

The Hotel Fort Des Moines is offering special Blues Fest rates for the night. You can make reservations NOW by calling 800-532-1466 or 515-243-1161. Be sure to mention that you are going to be there for the Blues Fest to receive your special rate.

Sponsors for this event are the Central Iowa Blues Society, Budweiser & KGGO/98.3. Listen to 94.9 FM and 98.3 FM for ticket giveaways!

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