CLARKSDALE: Juke Joint Festival and Related Events 2016

Thurs-Sun, 4/14-17 – 13th annual, world-famous JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL & Related Events in Clarksdale, Mississippi… featuring over 100 blues acts, racing pigs, monkeys-riding-dogs, kids’ activities and much, much more. “Half blues festival, half small-town fair and all about the Delta!” Official Kick-off Event Thurs., 4/14/16; Related Events around town Friday and Sunday (including Cat Head Mini Blues Fest on Sun.) Main JJFest event on Sat, 4/16/16 with a dozen daytime stages and 20 nighttime venues. (Hotel rooms listed on “Clarksdale” web page at www.cathead.biz.) Non-profit festival information at www.jukejointfestival.com