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Edmonton Blues Society's Memphis Bound Blues Challenge Pay It Forward

Shakers Roadhouse, Edmonton

Join Samantha King & The YEG Trio and Rott'n Dan Shinnan & Lightnin' Willy as they represent The Edmonton Blues Society one more time as winners of the 2018 Memphis Bound Blues challenge.

Both acts made it to the semi-finals in the 35th International Blues Challenge in Memphis Tennessee.


Christmas In November

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Jasper Park Lodge, Jasper, Alberta

Experience a food and wine celebration set in the land of a million Christmas trees. From the moment you drive through the "Home for the Holidays' gates of Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge until the minute you leave, you'll be swept up in the magic of Christmas. ​ For the past 31 years, Christmas in November has been the most anticipated event of the year at Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge. With a variety of presenters, activities, and sessions to attend, this event has surely been one to remember. Join our hosts along with a lineup of celebrity chefs and presenters for an occasion like no other. ​ We are thrilled to announce that Christmas in November was named the 2018 Tourism Event/Festival of the year at the 18th Annual Travel Alberta Industry Conference ALTO Awards Gala!

Newcastle Pub PRE Halloween Party with The Samantha King Band

Newcastle Pub & Grill, 8170 50th Street, Edmonton

Join Samantha King, Dan Shinnan, Troy Turner, Steve Hoy, Marc Beaudin & Dennis Meneely as they bring the the spirits to life!!

A Halloween party NOT to be missed! Tickets available in advance for $15, and $20 at the door! Call 780-490-1999 or pick up available at Newcastle Pub & Grill


STARS Building Magic In The Air Gala


The Retrofitz will rock the crowd!

The Calgary International Blues Festival


The Samantha King Band will play a minute set during the 2019 Calgary Blues Festival!

The Yardbird Suite Volunteer Party

The Yardbird Suite, 11 Tommy Banks Way, Edmonton

Mark Ammar's Saturday Sessions Jam with special guest Samantha King

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The Bourbon Room, St. Albert

Mark has put together a jam that has carried on as a weekly tradition for years! If I had a car I'd probably go every week! <3 Come join us as I'm super excited to share the stage again with Randy Foresburg, Ralph Pretz, Gordie Matthews and of course Mark Ammar!!!


International Blues Challenge

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Venues TBA, Beale Street, Memphis, Tennessee

Samantha King & The YEG Trio will be competing in the 35th International Blues Challenge, presented by the International Blues Foundation! Over 250 competitors will be showcasing their talent all up and down Beale Street!

We're pumped to be representing Edmonton and the Edmonton Blues Society as the 2018 Winners (Band Category) for the Memphis Bound Blues Challenge, which was held in September and October 2018


Memphis Blues -Send Off Party for Samantha King & The YEG Trio

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Rocky Mountain Ice House, 10516 Jasper Ave, Edmonton

Join Samantha, Marc, Jimmy & Sandro for one more show before they head off to Memphis, Tennesse! They'll be competing in the 35th International Blues challenge in Memphis from January 22-26th, so come on down and wish them well!

Samantha King & The YEG Trio

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Shakers Roadhouse, 15004 Yellowhead Trail, Edmonton

Join us as we rock the house for the weekly, Saturday Jam!!! We're going to be rehearsing as much as possible with the songs we've chosen for our competition in Memphis, so you'll get to hear those as well! <3

Traditional Country Tuesday

Chateau Nova Inn, 13920 Yellowhead Trail, Edmonton

Continuing the legacy of Bev Munro, every Tuesday at the Chateau Nova Inn on Yellowhead Trail! A traditional country dance that will get ya movin' and groovin' all night long! Such a fantastic time!!! Samantha will be joining the band for about a half an hour! Tickets are only $10 at the door!


Christmas at The Jasper Park Lodge!

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Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, Jasper

Join Samantha and the Counterfitz for a lovely Christmas vacation full of music, amazing food and great company, at the unforgettable Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge.

Memphis Fundraiser with Rott'n Dan & Lightnin' Willy

Yardbird Suite, Edmonton

Join us one more time with Rott'n Dan & Lightnin' Willy for a fundraiser to help us all get down to Memphis Tennessee for the 35th International Blues Challenge!

All ticket sales will go towards our travel, hotel costs and more!!! The two bands will split up the funds evenly!


Samantha King & Marc Beaudin

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Glow Gardens at The Enjoy Centre, 101 Riel Drive, St.Albert

Samantha King & Marc Beaudin will be playing 3 acoustic sets for your enjoyment, during the Glow Gardens Event!! Come join us for some Christmas cheer!!!

About Christmas Glow

Celebrate the Warmth of the Season!

Glow is the largest indoor Christmas festival in Edmonton.

Bring together the people you love to stroll, laugh and play under the twinkle of half a million lights.

Our playgrounds and interactive features will entertain the kids for hours, while Glow’s illuminated sculptures are the perfect backdrop for selfies and holiday family photos.

Our Christmas Market showcases the best local artisans and boutique businesses, alongside delicious food from local vendors.

It’s all the magic and wonder of an outdoor festival, hosted inside a cozy and spacious venue.

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