CLARKSDALE: 2015 Juke Joint Festival and Related Events

Juke Joint Festival & Related Events
Clarksdale, MS

www.jukejointfestival.com

JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL LINEUP ANNOUNCED FOR APRIL:

LINEUPhttp://www.jukejointfestival.com/fest_events.php
PRE-SALE WRISTBANDShttp://www.jukejointfestival.com/merchandise.php
“Come for Saturday’s festival, but party with us Thursday through Sunday, y’all!”

– Thurs., 4/9 – 5pm-8:30pm
DELTA CINEMA (lobby & stage)FREE Juke Joint Festival Kick-off party featuring MS Hill Country Blues tribute to fallen blues heroes ROBERT “WOLFMAN” BELFOUR& Martin “Big Boy” Grant (main stage, 6:30pm) featuring Sean “Bad”Apple, Little Joe Ayers, Robert Kimbrough Sr., RL Boyce, Andre OthaTurner, Stud & more! Opening blues act Preston Rumbaugh & HenrySwain Club (lobby, 5pm). Also on the main cinema stage: Dancing Divas ofthe Delta w/music by Watermelon Slim! Poster signing with CristenBarnard in the lobby, plus JJFest T-shirt sales and pre-sale wristbandsfor Saturday’s nighttime venues.
– Fri., 4/10 – RELATED EVENTS AROUND TOWN – Watch this calendar for exciting blues events and more all around Clarksdale’s historic downtown and beyond!
– Sat., 4/11 – JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL (mainly downtown)– The actual world-famous festival itself with 13 daytime stages, 20nighttime venues, dozens of street vendors, racing pigs, children’sactivities and much, much more! The official daytime events on 4/11 areFREE! For your Saturday-only nighttime venue wristband, go to http://www.jukejointfestival.com/fest_events.php and buy pre-sale now and SAVE MONEY!
– Sun., 4/12 – RELATED EVENTS including Cat Head Mini Blues Fest, 2nd St. Blues Party & more – Watch this calendar for exciting blues events and more all around Clarksdale’s historic downtown and beyond!

HOTEL ROOMS, CAMPING & MORE AT:
http://www.cathead.biz/CatHead/Clarksdale.html