This Saturday, October 26, 2013 tickets for Buddy Guy’s annual January shows at Legends go on sale through Etix at 10:00 a.m. Ticket price is $55.00 for Thursday and Sunday shows. Tickets are $65.00 for Friday and Saturday shows. All shows are 21 and over. Tickets sell out quickly. If by chance a show is not sold out, tickets can be purchased at the door. All tickets are general admission. Seating is not guaranteed. Buddy Guy’s Legends is located at 700 S. Wabash in Chicago. Phone number is (312) 427-1190.
On Thursday and Friday doors open at 11:00 a.m. Tables can fill up by 2:00 p.m. Once tables are filled, it is standing room only. On Saturday and Sunday doors open at 12:00 p.m. Tables are usually filled within 20 minutes. Again, after the tables are full, it’s standing room only. Tables cannot be reserved. It’s first come, first served.
All shows have opening acts. Those acts listed can change at any time. On Thursdays and Fridays, there will be an acoustic set at 5:30 p.m. The opening band starts at 9:00 p.m. and Buddy will come on at 10:30 p.m.
Saturdays there will be an acoustic set at 6:00 p.m. The opening band will start at 9:30 p.m. and Buddy will take the stage at 11:00 p.m.
Sundays there will be an acoustic set at 4:00 p.m. The opening band will start at 7:30 p.m. and Buddy will appear at 9:00 p.m.
If seeing Buddy in his own club is a must, then definitely go. It’s a small venue and Buddy usually winds up in the crowd at some point during his performance. He may even find his way outside the club. It’ll be a great show none the less.