RDU Blues is an open, welcome, and inclusive scene. We have a strong commitment to safe spaces. Please read our community values.
We’re pulling out all the stops for our 5th anniversary and final year! Check out all the great stuff we’re got in store for you:
Daytime dance workshops are back! Enjoy classes with internationally known instructors Ruth Evelyn & Mike Grosser and Campbell Miller & Philippe Wilson.
Amazing live blues music from the Al Holbrook Band out of Tennessee and our very own local Bull City Blues Band. Plus amazing DJs and a late-night fusion performance from Janxx.
New this year: Blues history and culture talks with TWO renowned music and dance scholars: Dr. Tommy DeFrantz and Dr. Chris Wells. Learn more about this art form we all love!
Back by popular demand: Taco bar on Sunday!
New this year: a one-day beginner’s track on Saturday.
Performances from our fellow dancers on Saturday night!