The South Skunk Blues Society is proud to announce the 2014 Bowlful of Blue line-up Saturday, August 30th at Maytag Park in Newton:

Welcome to the South Skunk Blues Society home on the web. The South Skunk Blues Society is made up of blues music fans and musicians located in east central Iowa, near the South Skunk River in the Newton, Baxter, Kellogg and Grinnell areas.

True Blue 22
22nd Annual Bowlful of blues
August 30th, 2014
Maytag Bowl
Advanced tickets available NOW!

Interested in becoming a member, sponsor or volunteer?

Contact us at:

Many thanks to our corporate sponsors

Fulton Mechanical: Jeff and Laura Fulton
The Arts Connection  - Newton
Newton Convention and Visitors Bureau -
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
Jasper County Chapter of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans:
Barney's  - Newton
Riggs Printing – Newton
Blue Moon BBQ and Cadillac Jacks in Baxter
Side Tracks Tap  - Kellogg      
Sugar Grove Vineyards and Gathering Place  - Newton
The Vernon Company  - Newton
I 80 Farms  - Colfax
Revolution Cycle  - Baxter
Conner’s Cardinal Corner – Newton
Dickerson Mechanical – Colfax & Altoona 
Wallace Family Funeral Home – Newton 
Aerie Glen – Newton
The Dental Practice – Newton  
Thombert Inc. - Newton  
Woythaler Insurance – Newton
Newton Hy-Vee
Iowa Portable Toilet Services – Kellogg
Colfax Tractor Parts Inc. -Colfax  ​

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.

Photo - Terry Quiett at 2013 Bowlful of Blues.

Photo Gallerys

2013 Bowl
2012 Bowl
2011 Bowl
2010 Bowl