​​South Skunk Blues Society

The South Skunk Blues Society is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to preserving and cultivating Blues music. The Society promotes public performance opportunities for Blues artists, and seeks to increase the exposure to and appreciation of Blues music by the general public.

South Skunk  Blues Society • P.O. Box 951 • Newton, IA 50208 • skunkblues@windstream.net • Info: 641-840-0972 (Elaine Mattingly, President)

SUNDAY • SEPTEMBER 4, 2016 • Maytag Park • Newton, Iowa


Est. 1992

IOWA BLUES CHALLENGE NEWTON PRELIMS 

Sunday, April 24th - 2:00pm

at Newton's Izaak Walton League

889 County Hwy F63 (just off Hwy 14)
South Skunk Blues Society will once again host a preliminary band competition round of the Iowa Blues Challenge!! 


This is also a great time to renew your membership!


MORE EVENT INFO on the EVENTS PAGE!!!

Photo by Steve Currier

The Cash Box Kings at 2014 Bowlful of Blues.

Interested in becoming a member,

sponsor or volunteer?​

Contact us at: skunkblues@windstream.net


Many thanks to our corporate sponsors

Newton Holiday Inn Express - Newton  http://www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress/hotels/us/en/reservation

Relics Antique Store located in Newton - http:\\www.relicsllc.com

Fulton Mechanical: Jeff and Laura Fulton
The Arts Connection  - Newton
Newton Convention and Visitors Bureau -  
http://www.visitnewton.com/
VFW, Men’s Auxiliary Club Post 1655  - Newton
Dr. Mark Wetzel DPM, Foot & Ankle Center  - located in Newton
Vern's Garage, (Specialist Cut & Color), Newton   
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2j1mkMKBSqA     https://www.facebook.com/pages/Verns-Garage-Dedicated-to-the-Mechanics-of-Hair/219896524752448
Jasper County Chapter of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans:
 http://www.lutheransonline.com/servlet/lo_ProcServ/dbpage=page&mode=display&gid=00018000001064233176747118
Barney's  - Newton      
 http://www.barneysinc.com/
Riggs Printing – Newton
 http://www.riggsprinting.com/
Blue Moon BBQ and Cadillac Jacks in Baxter     
https://www.facebook.com/cadillac.jacks.3
Side Tracks Tap  - Kellogg      
Sugar Grove Vineyards and Gathering Place  - Newton    
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sugar-Grove-Vineyards-and-Gathering-Place/123342057745998
The Vernon Company  - Newton   
http://www.vernoncompany.com/
I 80 Farms  - Colfax   
http://i80farms.com/
Revolution Cycle  - Baxter      
http://www.rev-ia.com/
Conner’s Cardinal Corner – Newton
Dickerson Mechanical – Colfax & Altoona      
http://www.dickersonmechanical.com/ 
Wallace Family Funeral Home – Newton        
http://www.wallacefamilyfuneralhome.com/ 
The Dental Practice – Newton   http://www.newtoncosmeticdentist.com/  
Thombert Inc. - Newton
 http://www.thombert.com/  
Woythaler Insurance – Newton  
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Woythaler-Insurance-orp/347021441996912     http://www.wins-corp.com/
Newton Hy-Vee  
http://hy-vee.com/stores/detail.aspx?s=112
Iowa Portable Toilet Services – Kellogg
Colfax Tractor Parts Inc. -Colfax   
http://www.colfaxtractorparts.com/