Named after the famed 1930s Street Hotel club in the Historic 18th & Vine
Jazz District, the Blue Room simultaneously honors the past and
showcases the present names in jazz. A multifaceted exhibit highlighting
the countless musicians who crafted the ‘Kansas City sound,’ a sound
known all over the world, the Blue Room also provides a distinctive
platform to present dynamic performances from the best local and
national jazz talent in an intimate setting. - American Jazz Musuem
The 18th and Vine area is most notable for it's Jazz scene and the Negro League's Baseball Museum. Charlie Parker and Count Basie are the most notable musicians to get their start and play in this area. This club is a working museum in the day and a live nightclub in the evening stil hosting major headliners in Jazz.