Magic City Blues

406 534-0400

Festival Information

Every summer for sixteen years, Magic City Blues has attracted thousands and thousands of music fans from all across the country to Billings, the state's largest city. Magic City Blues, an urban music festival in a rural state, is a signature event for the City of Billings and the State of Montana. We are proud of our natural Montana hospitality, unique setting, fabulous lineups, and the appeal of The Last Best Place.

2018 SCHEDULE OF PERFORMANCES

THURSDAY, AUGUST 2 (FREE)
Magic City Blues at ALIVE AFTER 5
CAROLYN WONDERLAND

FRIDAY, AUGUST 3
AN 18+ SHOW (bring your i.d.) | Gates open at 5pm
Stillwater Stage
05:00pm LANEY LOU AND THE BIRD DOGS
06:30pm BENYARO
08:30pm LLOYD JONES QUARTET
Budweiser Stage
06:00pm WILLY G
07:30pm CAROLYN WONDERLAND
09:30pm ZZ TOP

SATURDAY, AUGUST 4
AN 18+ SHOW (bring your i.d.) | Gates open at 5pm
Stillwater Stage
05:00pm DEAD PRESLEYS
06:30pm TOO SLIM AND THE TAILDRAGGERS
08:30pm MADISEN WARD AND THE MAMA BEAR
Budweiser Stage
06:15pm ALDER LIGHTS
08:00pm AJR
09:30pm PHILLIP PHILLIPS

Festival Ticket Information

WHERE TO BUY TICKETS:
Ticket outlet: Billings Holiday Stationstores
By phone: (406) 534-0400

CLICK HERE for Friday, August 3 (ZZ Top, Carolyn Wonderland)
CLICK HERE for Saturday, August 4 (Phillip Phillips, AJR)

General Admission:
FRIDAY, AUGUST 3 | $59 advance
SATURDAY, AUGUST 4 | $59 advance

Reserved Seating:
SATURDAY: Reserved Table (seats 8), $736 per night
SATURDAY: Reserved Seat, $99 per night
(Friday night's reserved tables and seats are sold out.)

Main gate is at the 2500 block of Montana Ave.
Gates open at 5pm each day.
Music starts at 5pm each day.
THIS IS AN 18+ SHOW. BRING YOUR I.D.
YOU MUST BE 21 TO DRINK ALCOHOL.
No coolers, no carry-ins (no chairs), no
outside food or drink. No pets.
No babies/children under 18. No cameras.
We provide lots of chairs throughout the venue.
Full concessions are available on site.

CLICK HERE for lodging options in Billings.

2013 Magic City Blues on Montana Avenue | VINTAGE TROUBLE | photo by John Warner

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