Announcements

Slim Chickens ULTIMATE VIP Giveaway

Our roots run deep in the Delta where food is honest, meals are social…and blues music is King. Slim Chickens (one of King Biscuit’s PREMIER sponsors) is honoring our Delta musical heritage by sending two grand prize VIPs to King Biscuit Blues Festival. Festival passes, hotel accommodations and gift bags are all included to ensure the ultimate “King Biscuit Time” of your lives. Sign up: www.slimchickens.com/kingbiscuit

Pass the Biscuits! The 2019 Sponsorship Campaign is on!

We “knead your dough” to make the biscuit rise! To become a sponsor, click here.

Pryor Center Video Preserves King Biscuit / Helena Histories

The Pryor Center began interviewing musicians and recording symposia at the King Biscuit Blues Festival in Helena, Arkansas, in 2015. These interviews and interviews with residents of Helena are available on the Helena Project page.

 

Arkansas Parks and Tourism Video

Helena Blues - King Biscuit's Art & Heritage

A masterful up-close and personal look at the KING BISCUIT BLUES FESTIVAL, now 30-years strong, in Helena, Arkansas. Over 120 rich, engaging images of the headliners, street performers, the fans, and the place where everyone comes together.

Pick up a copy at the King Biscuit office.

King Biscuit Blues Festival attracts hundreds of thousands of people from all over the world to the banks of the Mississippi River in Helena, Arkansas. Featuring blues legends and up-and-coming acts, this iconic festival, held the weekend before Columbus Day each October, continues to preserve and promote the music of the Delta. Taking its name from “King Biscuit Time,” the longest-running radio show in history, the festival brings people together who appreciate blues culture.

2019 Festival Info (PDF)

KBBF Office Location:

Historic Downtown Helena at 319 Phillips Street on Biscuit Row

Mailing address:

P.O. Box 118, Helena, AR 72342

Phone:

(870)572-KBBF (5223)



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