Magic City Blues

406 534-0400

Festival Information

Every summer for seventeen 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.

2019 Artist Line-Up:

THURSDAY, AUGUST 1
AN ALL-AGES SHOW (Alive After Five at Magic City Blues)
Stillwater Stage
Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band

FRIDAY, AUGUST 2

AN 18+ SHOW (bring your i.d.) | Gates open at 5pm
Stillwater Stage
05:00pm Mudslide Charley
06:30pm Nick Schnebelen Band
08:30pm Marcia Ball
Budweiser Stage
06:00pm Hawthorne Roots
07:30pm Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band
09:30pm George Thorogood & The Destroyers

SATURDAY, AUGUST 3
AN 18+ SHOW (bring your i.d.) | Gates open at 5pm
Stillwater Stage
05:00pm Not Your Boyfriend’s Band
06:30pm Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal
08:30pm Kalo
Budweiser Stage
06:00pm Arterial Drive
07:30pm Little Hurricane
09:30pm Postmodern Jukebox

Festival Ticket Information

WHERE TO BUY TICKETS:
Online: FRIDAY, AUGUST 2 || SATURDAY, AUGUST 3 || 2-DAY PASSES
By phone: (406) 534-0400

General Admission (fees included):
FRIDAY, AUGUST 2 || $65 advance, $75 at the gate
SATURDAY, AUGUST 3 || $65 advance, $75 at the gate

2-Day Passes (fees included):
$109 (only 500 available)

Reserved Seating (fees included):
Reserved Table (seats 8), $760 each night
Rex Patio Table (seats 4), $380 each night
Reserved Seat, $100 each night

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

Background image by John Warner.