Get ready for the 2017 Heart of Texas Blues Challenge!!

Are you ready for three nights of performances from Central Texas' best and brightest blues artists? You're in luck – the 2017 Heart of Texas Blues Challenge has arrived! The competition will take place on the evenings of August 1st, August 6th, and August 8th at the world-famous Antone's Nightclub, 305 E 5th Street, Austin, TX. The shows begin at 9 PM, and will feature the Austin area's most exciting blues acts! Get your tickets today at EventBrite by using the links below, or you can pay at the door – the cost for each night is $10, but you can save 25% by buying a ticket for all 3 nights for just $22.50!

The winners of the competition will have the opportunity to compete at the International Blues Challenge, held in January in Memphis TN. The Austin Blues Society raises money on behalf of the winners to help them defray the costs of attending the event.

Antone's Nightclub is well known as the launching pad for generations of blues artists, and offers an unparalleled venue for enjoying music – check out their schedule to see when your favorite artist is playing!

If you haven't already joined the Austin Blues Society, click here to join today – and help us keep the blues alive in Austin!