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Mia Borders w/ Grace Stumberg in the 9th Ward, Buffalo, NY

May 16 @ 8:00 pm

The Big Easy in Buffalo NOLA series present Mia Borders live in The 9th Ward w/ Grace Stumberg

7pm Doors, 8pm Show

Tickets: General Admission Seated tickets, $10 advance / $15 day of show, can be purchased on or in person at the Babeville Box Office (M-F 11a-5p) (in person: fee free cash sales, 3% credit card fee)

Mia Borders is a renowned singer-songwriter who has captivated audiences with her soulful voice, electrifying performances, and diverse musical style. Born and raised in the vibrant city of New Orleans, her passion for music was evident from an early age and she quickly developed into a multifaceted artist, defying genre boundaries. Borders’ live performances are nothing short of electrifying, infusing her soulful vocals with a contagious energy that leaves audiences spellbound. Whether she’s performing in intimate clubs or on grand stages, her charisma and connection with the crowd are unparalleled. Her ability to seamlessly transition between high-energy anthems and intimate ballads showcases her versatility and depth as a performer. Heralded locally and nationally as one of the city’s best talents, Borders has earned numerous accolades for her exceptional talent. Her music has also been featured in popular television shows and films, further cementing her status as a celebrated musician. Beyond her musical accomplishments, Borders is deeply rooted in her New Orleans community, using her platform to uplift and support various charitable causes. Off stage and outside of the studio, Borders runs Third Coast Entertainment, a booking agency and event production company aimed at elevating women, LGBTQ+, and BIPOC artists. She also founded The Borders Foundation to support artists from marginalized communities. Mia Borders continues to push the boundaries of her artistry, consistently delivering powerful and emotive music that touches the hearts of listeners around the world. Her dedication to her craft, combined with her authentic storytelling and soulful delivery, has made her beloved by her fans, and her impact is sure to resonate for years to come.

Grace Stumberg is a Buffalo, NY based Singer-Songwriter. A soulful voice and lyrics. For the past 8 years she has been The “Co-Singer” of Folk legend Joan Baez singing on stages all across the world. Grace has also opened for artists such as The Indigo Girls, Josh Ritter, Rusted Root, Chastity Brown and Sean Rowe. Her original material can be described as raw, heartfelt, and organic. No autotune, no tricks, just a voice and guitar. But as always, come see a show and say what it is yourself!

Since 2007 The Big Easy in Buffalo has brought New Orleans and Louisiana music and culture to the Western New York region several times a year for free and low cost live performance, as well as music education and mentoring for local musicians, students, and the community. Through The Big Easy in Buffalo thousands of students, dozens of local bands, and countless audience members in Western New York have been exposed to this unique American culture.
The Big Easy in Buffalo is made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Hochul and the NYS Legislature, Erie County,, Dick & Jenny’s, and National Fuel Gas Co.


May 16
8:00 pm


The 9th Ward