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Join the DC Blues Society (DCBS)!

Pay the DCBS Membership Fee Online or Mail the DCBS Membership Form - both options are below....

DCBS Members receive discounts on advance sale tickets to DCBS events and get discounts at businesses and clubs when you present your DCBS membership card. Members also receive the monthly Capital Blues Messenger (CBM) newsletter and e-mail updates about DCBS events, discounts, and giveaways.

Please allow 4 weeks for payment processing and to receive your confirmation notification.



Download and Mail the DCBS Membership Form

Contributions (not membership dues) to the DC Blues Society are tax-deductible.

Use PayPal to join online - it's fast, free and secure!

DCBS memberships

Corporate Members select ONE of the following:
- 6 Newsletter Ads
- 6 Web Ads
- 6 Facebook Ads
- 6 Eblast Ads
- Combination of the above Ads (6 Ads)

For $200 per year, Corporate Members receive the same benefits as individual DCBS members PLUS 6 advertisements:

- 1/4 page ad in the DCBS Capital Blues Messenger Newsletter ($240 value)
- sidebar icon on the DCBS website ($280 value)*
- facebook promotion on the DCBS facebook page ($300 value)
- eblast ad in the DCBS promotional mailings ($300 value)
- combination of the above
 * each web ad will remain on the DCBS website for one week per posting

DCBS will contact you soon after your payment is received to confirm how you would like to take advantage of these DCBS advertising opportunities.

The DC Blues Society Membership fee went UP for the first time in 10 years on April 1, 2016 - No Foolin! This increase is necessary to cover increased costs for jam and show venue rental fees, Annual DC Blues Festival expenses no longer supported by grants, and to continue to serve you and support the programs and events DCBS sponsors throughout the year.

Membership Level New Rates as of April 1, 2016
Student $15 per year (must submit copy of student ID)
Individual $35
Family $45
Corporate $200 per year



If you are interested in helping out with any of our activities, send an email to our Volunteer Coordinator. We will follow up with more information as the events are organized.


Our Privacy Policy

We do NOT sell or lend your information to outside parties.

We use return email addresses to respond to emails we receive. These addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.

If you become a DCBS member, your contact information will be kept on a separate distribution list(s) so that we can mail and/or e-mail you our newsletter, event updates, and chances to win free tickets, before they are released to the public. This distribution list(s) will be kept confidential, and will not be sold, rented, or voluntarily supplied to outside parties, unless required by law. Your information will remain on the list until you submit a request to be removed.

If, at any time, you would like to unsubscribe from an e-mail distribution list, information on how to unsubscribe can be found at the end of the e-mail sent to you.