• RCF-winner
  • This is a photo of the actual Rhythm Club.
  • The monument on the Bluff dedicated to those who perished.
  • Monument dedicated to the victims of the Rhythm Club Fire.
  • News paper article from Indiana paper 2 days after the fire.
  • Blues Trail Marker at the site where the Rhythm Club once stood

The Rhythm Club Fire documentary

This is the official website of the award winning documentary film.

On April 23, 1940 in Natchez, Mississippi over 700 people would attend a dance at the Rhythm Club. 209 of them would not make it home. The fire is still listed as the 2nd deadliest club fire in U.S. history. This film is their story