10/25-27 – Tommy Johnson Blues Festival & Related Events
Jackson/Crystal Springs, Mississippi
10/25 (Thurs., 10:30am) – Jackson State Capitol (Room 113), Jackson, MS: “The Life & Legacy of a Trailblazer of the Blues” presentation.
10/26 (Fri., 10:30am) – Wisteria Inn B&B, Crystal Springs, MS: Dedication by Skip Henderson of Mt. Zion Fund of road leading to cemetery and Tommy Johnson’s final resting place; includes brunch reception.
10/26 (Fri., noon) – Warm Springs Methodist Cemetery, Crystal Springs, MS: Ribbon cutting with special guests.
10/27 (Sat., 11am) – Tommy Johnson Memorial Blues Festival, Jackson, MS: Acts include Ben Payton, Eden Brent and more!