Mississippi Valley Blues Society

Photo of a band playing in Davenport at the Blues Fest

Just announced: The 2018 Mississippi Valley Blues Festival will be held on July 6th and 7th! Stay tuned for more updates!

Dine to Donate is back! This time we'll be at LeMekong, 1606 5th Avenue, Moline, Illinois from 4:30 - 9:00 on Thursday, October 5, 2017. You can call LeMekong at (309) 797-8660. To make record keeping easier the LeMekong management would like you to give your server a paper copy of this small coupon you can download (PDF). The Mississippi Valley Blues Society will receive 10% of what you spend there on this special Thursday.

Joy Parker Event

Joyann Parker at Kavanaugh's on Saturday, September 30th, show starting at 8:00. Tickets will be $8 for members, $10 for non-members.

Joyann Parker is a must-see addition to the Indie Blues music scene and brings a full range of talent to her performances as an accomplished singer, pianist and songwriter. Joyann is also a must-hear lead guitarist and is currently endorsed by Heritage Guitars. She has performed for thousands at major venues and festivals across the county and represented Minnesota at the 2015 International Blues Challenge in Memphis, Tennessee.


The Mississippi Valley Blues Society would like to thank all of our members, volunteers, vendors, musicians, and patrons that helped make this years festival the success that it was. THANK YOU!

Blues Fest photo

Photo of three musicians playing at the Quad Cities Mississippi Valley Blues Festival