2021 BLUES CHALLENGE
September 5, 2021
Syria Shrine Pavilion
1877 Shriners Way
Cheswick, PA 15024
Doors 1pm | Music 2pm
Discount tickets available before the event
Or purchase tickets at the door
Food & drinks available for purchase
Lineup will be
posted once finalized
We're back for 2021!
We have a new venue and the acts are ready to go!
The 2021 Blues Challenge will feature 12 of the area's best blues bands and solo/duo acts competing for cash prizes and a chance to represent Western Pennsylvania at the 2022 International Blues Challenge in Memphis, TN!
$1000 for best band
$500 for best solo/duo
Jim Weber memorial best guitarist award ($100)
$500 Gift Certificate to Music Garden Studios for the band & solo/duo winners (donated by Albert Torrance)
Tickets in advance: $15 (BSWPA Members) | $18 Public
Tickets at the door: $18 (BSWPA Members) | $20 Public
Click the link below for advance ticket sales.
BSWPA members, check your email for a discount code to purchase advance tickets.
NO ADDITIONAL FEES WILL BE CHARGED FOR ADVANCE TICKET SALES!
Need a room after the event? The special rate of only $89 is available at the nearby Holiday Inn Express in Harmarville, only 6 minutes from the event venue.
Use the link below for booking or call the hotel to book. Use special rate code BLS. Rooms must be booked by August 11 to receive the special rate.
There are still a few spots left!
Many bands that signed up in 2020 are still planning on joining us this fall, but there may be a few spots open up.
For additional information and a mail-in application, please click below.