The Wichita Blues Society was incorporated as a non-profit organization in 1983 by a handful of blues lovers who wanted to revitalize the blues scene in the Wichita area. Since that time, membership has grown and the WBS is one of the oldest societies in the nation.
Scroll down for upcoming events and more!
Blues In The Schools is an umbrella term used to describe a program that utilizes a classroom format to teach children about the Blues. Programs are not limited to schools or classrooms; they can be held anywhere.
Why Teach The Blues? The Blues is the first truly American music. With its roots in the deep South of the 1800s, it spread across the U.S., evolving based on the styles and preferences of the region, but always soulful and reflecting the human condition. From the acoustic blues of the front porch to the electrifying sounds of the Chicago Blues scene, it has been the major influence in jazz, rock and roll, and country western music. We can find common ground through the Blues.
Become a Member! Membership Fees help keep the blues alive! Wichita Blues Society members are a delightfully diverse group of people who have a love and appreciation for the Blues. If you have any questions about how you can participate, send an email to email@example.com to get more information.
One Year Memberships available starting at $20/year. Pick a plan that works best for you!
Fri29Sep20237:30 pmHistoric Fox Theatre 18 East First Ave. Hutchinson
Tower of Power fall tourLegendary band TOWER OF POWER is on their way to the FOX on Friday, September 29th! Celebrating 55 years, TOWER OF POWER delivers an unforgettable evening of funk and soul. Tickets are already moving fast so reserve your seats today at www.hutchinsonfox.com or by phone at (877)FOX-SHOW
THANKS TO OUR AWESOME SPONSORS