Pre-Sales have ended.
Wristbands must be purchased at one of the Juke Joint Festival tents or offices.
$25

Wristbands valid Saturday, April 16, only.

* Related Events may require additional fees.

FESTIVAL EVENTS

Thursday - Apr 14, 2016

NOTICE! Parking Restrictions

Notice

BOOK YOUR ROOMS EARLY

Isle of Capri Casino

BOOK YOUR ROOMS NOW FOR 2016 JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL & RELATED EVENTS, Thurs-Sun, April 14-17! Official Hotel of Juke Joint Festival is ISLE OF CAPRI in nearby Lula, MS...

Notice

**PLEASE NOTE**

Juke Joint Festival Headquarters

The “Juke Joint Festival” name and logo are registered trademarks and cannot be used by outside parties without the express written consent of the Clarksdale Downtown Development Association/Juke Joint Festival. Third parties may not create unauthorized “Juke Joint Festival” products (e.g. T-shirts and apparel) or advertising (e.g. event banners and print ads).

Notice

PARKING NOTICE...WILL BE TOWED

IMPORTANT PARKING NOTICE

All downtown streets included within the Juke Joint Festival grounds will be CLOSED to parking from 2am to 5pm on Saturday, April 16th, 2016. (Be careful! Late Friday night; towing starts after 2am — early Saturday morning.) Click "Important Parking Notice" above for details. Unauthorized vehicles may be towed at owner's expense. Questions regarding parking should be directed to City of Clarksdale Police Dept., 662-621-8151.

Notice

BOOK YOUR ROOMS EARLY

Isle of Capri Casino

BOOK YOUR ROOMS NOW FOR 2016 JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL & RELATED EVENTS, Thurs-Sun, April 14-17! Official Hotel of Juke Joint Festival is ISLE OF CAPRI in nearby Lula, MS...

1:15 AM

WHERE TO STAY & WHAT TO SEE

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Artwww.cathead.biz

"Where to go, what to see, where to stay in Clarksdale" • "Live blues calendar for Delta" Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art (252 Delta Ave.; 662-624-5992) is a great source for all things Clarksdale and blues. Stop by or call for even more information. Join their informative e-mail list at roger@cathead.biz.

2:00 AM

Help Our Festival Grow!

Juke Joint Festival

3:00 AM

Sunflower River Camping (Related Event)

Quapaw Canoe Company

Quapaw Canoe Company is offering bathroom and shower access to persons camping along banks of Sunflower River in the City Park around our facility and in other places downtown. Bathroom and shower access is $25/tent/night. Proceeds generated will be donated to Clarksdale Police Dept. Bring your own tent and sleeping bags. Don’t park on asphalt drive which the police use for access. Camping is in grassy areas of City Park to north of ramp, and any flat grassy places down along the river. Please don’t block gravel road access to Canoe Company. No open fires, but camp stoves, hibachis or small personal-sized BBQ okay. No smoking (city ordinance in public places). For more information contact: Zoë Sundra at Quapaw Canoe Company: 662 627 4070, zoe@island63.com

9:00 AM

Canoe Carving Demonstration (related event)

Quapaw Canoe Company

9am-5pm Help carve the cottonwood "Catfish" dugout canoe using axes and adzes. Must wear protective glasses and gloves. Parents must accompany any children interested. Contact: john@island63.com

9:00 AM

Canoeing the Sunflower River

Quapaw Canoe Company

9am-5pm Canoe or kayak or paddleboard on Sunflower River along the blues route through downtown Clakrsdale. 5 paddling route options on the Sunflower River. Contact: 662-627-4070 or 662 902 1885.

9:00 AM

1 Mississippi Display (related event)

Quapaw Canoe Company

9am-5pm: learn about the importance the Sunflower, the Mississippi and all of America’s rivers for the health, economy and recreation of our nation. Make your pledge to help protect our rivers. Sign up to become a River Citizen. Contact Mark River markriver@island63.com or 662 902 1885.

10:00 AM

WRISTBAND SALES

Juke Joint Festival Headquarters

JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL WRISTBANDS are required for Saturday night's main event (plus daytime history bus tours and nighttime shuttle buses). Festival wristbands are VALID SATURDAY, 4/16, 2016 ONLY and include 20+ participating venues and 20+ musical acts. BUY NOW ON-LINE (click here) — or $20 Pre-Sale Wristbands on sale Thurs & Fri, 4/14-15 till 7pm @ Juke Joint HQ Building, 243 Delta Ave. (downtown, across from Cat Head). On Sat 4/16, wristbands go up to $25 and available till midnight @ Juke Joint HQ Building. Saturday night $25 wristbands will also be available @ select venue doors; see event program for details. JJF strongly recommends buying wristbands in advance since a sellout is possible.

10:00 AM

JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL MERCHANDISE SALES

Juke Joint Festival Headquarters

10 am to 7 pm. 243 Delta. T-shirts, hats and other festival merchandise.

10:00 AM

PORCH Art Show (related event)

Miss Del's General Store

10 am to 6 pm. April 14-18. Photographs, Paintings & Objet D'Art. Plus Audrey's Porch Student Works. Cover May Apply.

12:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Deak's Mississippi Saxophones

til 5pm. Cover May Apply

1:00 PM

2nd Street Blues-free! (related event)

Rock & Blues Museum

RL Superbad

FREE Live Music.113 East 2nd Street.Rain or Shine under the tents in front of the Rock & Blues Museum

5:00 PM

JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL KICK OFF EVENT Live Blues Music at Delta Cinema Lobby

Delta Cinema Lobby

Sean "Bad" Apple

Lobby blues. FREE EVENT C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

5:00 PM

JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL KICK OFF EVENT - Poster signing

Delta Cinema Lobby

Cristen Barnard

Cristen Barnard "Juke Joint Festival" poster signing.
FREE EVENT C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.
Pre-sale wristband sales (lobby)

6:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Juke Joint Chapel (Shack Up Inn)

Bill Abel

Cover may apply.

6:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Hambone Art, Music and Bar

Harp, Hart & Bones

til 8 pm. Cover May Apply.

6:00 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Yazoo Pass Espresso•Bistro•Bakery

Blackwater Trio

Cover May Apply.

6:15 PM

"Welcome" and annual Miss Sarah Awards

Delta Cinema Stage

Miss Sarah Awards

MISS SARAH AWARDS Presentation (theater), 6:15pm. (Starting in 2010, the "Miss Sarah Award" has been awarded to one living and one passed member of the Clarksdale community who has 'given back' notably in the areas of blues, tourism and/or community support. The award is named for the late Miss Sarah Moore -- a long-time blues supporter and founder of world-famous Sarah's Kitchen. Miss Sarah passed away in 2009.) Sponsored by the Porch Society.

6:30 PM

JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL KICK OFF EVENT - LIVE MUSIC

Delta Cinema Stage

Vasti Jackson

FREE EVENT sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

7:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Stone Pony Pizza

Alanna Mosley

Cover May Apply. Kitchen open until midnight.

7:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

New Roxy

Big Jon Short

Cover May Apply.

7:30 PM

Live Music (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Big A and the Allstars with Space Cowboy

Cover May Apply

7:45 PM

JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL KICK OFF EVENT

Delta Cinema Stage

Dancing Divas Dance Students

Dancing Divas of the Delta with student dancers and bluesman Mick Kolassa will be backing them live.

8:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Juke Joint Chapel (Shack Up Inn)

Eric Deaton Band

Cover may apply.

8:00 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Red's Lounge

RL Boyce, Carlos Elliot Jr. & The Cornlickers

Cover May Apply.

8:00 PM

Poetry Slam (related event)

Crossroads Cultural Arts Center

8-10pm Cover May Apply.

8:00 PM

Blues Jam (related event)

Ground Zero Blues Club

Phillip Carter and The Underground Blues Band

8pm-11pm. Cover May Apply

8:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

New Roxy

Ray Cashman

Front stage. Cover May Apply.

8:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Pete's Grill

Big T & Sean "Bad" Apple

acoustic

9:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

New Roxy

James Leg & Mark Holder

Cover May Apply.

10:00 PM

90's After Party (related event)

Crossroads Cultural Arts Center

10pm-1am 90’s After Party Cover May Apply, free with Poetry Slam Admission

Friday - Apr 15, 2016

NOTICE! Parking Restrictions

Notice

WHERE TO STAY & WHAT TO SEE

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Artwww.cathead.biz

"Where to go, what to see, where to stay in Clarksdale" • "Live blues calendar for Delta" Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art (252 Delta Ave.; 662-624-5992) is a great source for all things Clarksdale and blues. Stop by or call for even more information. Join their informative e-mail list at roger@cathead.biz.

Notice

PARKING NOTICE...WILL BE TOWED

IMPORTANT PARKING NOTICE

All downtown streets included within the Juke Joint Festival grounds will be CLOSED to parking from 2am to 5pm on Saturday, April 16th, 2016. (Be careful! Late Friday night; towing starts after 2am — early Saturday morning.) Click "Important Parking Notice" above for details. Unauthorized vehicles may be towed at owner's expense. Questions regarding parking should be directed to City of Clarksdale Police Dept., 662-621-8151.

Notice

BOOK YOUR ROOMS EARLY

Isle of Capri Casino

BOOK YOUR ROOMS NOW FOR 2016 JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL & RELATED EVENTS, Thurs-Sun, April 14-17! Official Hotel of Juke Joint Festival is ISLE OF CAPRI in nearby Lula, MS...

3:00 AM

Sunflower River Camping (Related Event)

Quapaw Canoe Company

Quapaw Canoe Company is offering bathroom and shower access to persons camping along banks of Sunflower River in the City Park around our facility and in other places downtown. Bathroom and shower access is $25/tent/night. Proceeds generated will be donated to Clarksdale Police Dept. Bring your own tent and sleeping bags. Don’t park on asphalt drive which the police use for access. Camping is in grassy areas of City Park to north of ramp, and any flat grassy places down along the river. Please don’t block gravel road access to Canoe Company. No open fires, but camp stoves, hibachis or small personal-sized BBQ okay. No smoking (city ordinance in public places). For more information contact: Zoë Sundra at Quapaw Canoe Company: 662 627 4070, zoe@island63.com

9:00 AM

Related Event

Crossroads Cultural Arts Center

9pm -1am Cover May Apply. Getting to the Bottom of the Blues! Put on your dancing shoes for the band AFRISSIPPI!

9:00 AM

Canoe Carving Demonstration (related event)

Quapaw Canoe Company

9am-5pm Canoe-Carving Demonstration Help carve the cottonwood "Catfish" dugout canoe using axes and adzes. Must wear protective glasses and gloves. Parents must accompany any children interested. Contact: john@island63.com

9:00 AM

Canoeing the Sunflower River

Quapaw Canoe Company

9am-5pm Canoe or kayak or paddleboard on Sunflower River along the blues route through downtown Clakrsdale. 5 paddling route options on the Sunflower River. Contact: 662-627-4070 or 662 902 1885.

9:00 AM

1 Mississippi Display (related event)

Quapaw Canoe Company

learn about the importance the Sunflower, the Mississippi and all of America’s rivers for the health, economy and recreation of our nation. Make your pledge to help protect our rivers. Sign up to become a River Citizen. Contact Mark River markriver@island63.com or 662 902 1885.

10:00 AM

WRISTBAND SALES

Juke Joint Festival Headquarters

JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL WRISTBANDS are required for Saturday night's main event (plus daytime history bus tours and nighttime shuttle buses). Festival wristbands are VALID SATURDAY, 4/16, 2016 ONLY and include 20+ participating venues and 20+ musical acts. BUY NOW ON-LINE (click here) — or $20 Pre-Sale Wristbands on sale Thurs & Fri, 4/14-15 till 7pm @ Juke Joint HQ Building, 243 Delta Ave. (downtown, across from Cat Head). On Sat 4/16, wristbands go up to $25 and available till midnight @ Juke Joint HQ Building. Saturday night $25 wristbands will also be available @ select venue doors; see event program for details. JJF strongly recommends buying wristbands in advance since a sellout is possible.

10:00 AM

Special Exhibits (related event)

Rock & Blues Museum

NEW! Koko Taylor display, Masked Marauders:

the greatest hoax in rock history. At 113 East 2nd Street ,The Rock & Blues Museum features Blues, 50ties Rock & Roll, British Invasion, Psychedelic Rock displays, Elvis rooms and more! I Also in the giftshop cds and used vinyl records. Get a Rock & Blues Museum wristband for only $5 valid JJF Friday through Sunday: www.blues2rock.com

10:00 AM

JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL MERCHANDISE SALES

Juke Joint Festival Headquarters

10 am to 7 pm. 243 Delta. T-shirts, hats and other festival merchandise.

10:00 AM

PORCH Art Show (related event)

Miss Del's General Store

10 am to 6 pm. April 14-18. Photographs, Paintings & Objet D'Art. Plus Audrey's Porch Student Works. Cover May Apply.

10:00 AM

Blues & Breakfast (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Ghaila Vauthier

Cover May Apply.

10:30 AM

Delta Blues Museum - Educational Programs

Delta Blues Museum

Big Jon Short

Delta Blues Museum Arts & Education Room: Call and Response - Conversations in the Blues w/Mississippi Gulf Coast blues favorite (and International Blues Challenge finalist) LIBBY RAE WATSON. Blues artist/educator Big Jon Short leads a discussion with native Mississippi Blues Artists who talk about their experiences growing up around the Delta, living and playing the Blues.

10:30 AM

Blues & Breakfast (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Mitch Littler

Cover May Apply.

10:45 AM

Monkeys Riding Dogs

Left side of DBM Stage 1 Blues Alley

Monkeys Riding Dogs

Show 1 of 4.

12:00 PM

2nd Street Blues-free! (related event)

Rock & Blues Museum

Theo"Boogieman" Dasbachwww.theod.me

new CD release: GOT THE BLUES SO BAD! FREE Live Music. 12 noon to till.113 East 2nd Street under the tents in front of the Rock & Blues Museum

12:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Deak's Mississippi Saxophones

til 5 pm. Cover May Apply.

12:30 PM

Delta Blues Museum - Educational Programs

Delta Blues Museum

Big Jon Short

Delta Blues Museum Arts & Education Room: Call and Response - Conversations in the Blues w/84-year-old Mississippi blues/gospel legend LEO BUD WELCH. Blues artist/educator Big Jon Short leads a discussion with native Mississippi Blues Artists who talk about their experiences growing up around the Delta, living and playing the Blues.

12:45 PM

Monkeys Riding Dogs

Left side of DBM Stage 1 Blues Alley

Monkeys Riding Dogs

SHow 2 of 4

1:00 PM

Live BLUES MUSIC (related event)

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Preston Rumbaugh

1:00 PM

2nd Street Blues-free! (related event)

Rock & Blues Museum

La La

FREE Live Music. 113 East 2nd Street.Rain or Shine under the tents in front of the Rock & Blues Museum

2:00 PM

Live BLUES MUSIC (related event)

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Anthony "BIG A" Sherrodhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vnsaLmGmWEw

2:00 PM

2nd Street Blues-free! (related event)

Rock & Blues Museum

Walker T Ryan

FREE Live Music.12 noon to till.113 East 2nd Street.Rain or Shine under the tents in front of the Rock & Blues Museum

3:00 PM

2nd Street Blues-free! (related event)

Rock & Blues Museum

Jed Sparks

FREE Live Music.12 noon to till.113 East 2nd Street.Rain or Shine under the tents in front of the Rock & Blues Museum

3:00 PM

Live BLUES MUSIC (related event)

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Lightnin' Malcolm CD Release Party

3:00 PM

Broke & Hungry Records CD Release Live Music (related event)

Club 2000

Robert Lee "Lil Poochie" Watson & Hezekiah Early

till 5pm. CD release party for "Natchez Burnin'"! Cover may apply.

3:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Ground Zero Blues Club

Jacqueline Nassarwww.july23rd.com

Cover May Apply.

3:00 PM

Talk and book signing (related events)

Delta Blues Museum

Don Nix

new book: "Memphis Man Living High Laying Low" DBM Classroom Cover May Apply.

3:30 PM

Monkeys Riding Dogs

Left side of DBM Stage 1 Blues Alley

Monkeys Riding Dogs

Show 3 of 4.

4:00 PM

2nd Street Blues-free! (related event)

Rock & Blues Museum

RL Superbad & Mason

FREE Live Music.12 noon to till.113 East 2nd Street.Rain or Shine under the tents in front of the Rock & Blues Museum

4:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Ground Zero Blues Club

David Dunavent and The Evol Love Band

Cover May Apply.

4:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Mick Kolassa and Darren Fallas

Cover May Apply.

5:00 PM

Pizza by the Slice & Beer

Stone Pony Tack Room

5:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Ground Zero Blues Club

Heavy Suga & the Sweetones

Cover May Apply.

5:00 PM

Welcome Home Aussie Party (related event)

The Bank

Reception welcoming our Aussie friends and other guest from around the world. Everyone is invited. Wine/ horderves served.

5:30 PM

Monkeys Riding Dogs

Left side of DBM Stage 1 Blues Alley

Monkeys Riding Dogs

Final Show.

6:00 PM

THACKER MOUNTAIN RADIO: Juke Joint Festival Edition!

New Roxy

Thacker Mountain Radio (live radio show)www.thackermountain.com

6pm-7pm. Oxford, Mississippi's THACKER MOUNTAIN RADIO: Juke Joint Festival Edition - FREE - Live radio show taping with readings and more — featuring live blues by Hezekiah Early, Robert Lee "Lil Poochie" Watson and Robert "Bilbo" Walker.

6:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Ground Zero Blues Club

La La

Cover May Apply.

6:00 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Yazoo Pass Espresso•Bistro•Bakery

Zoe Sundra

Cover May Apply.

6:30 PM

Live Music (related event)

Juke Joint Chapel (Shack Up Inn)

Jericho Road Show

Cover may apply.

6:30 PM

Live Music (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Sean Bad Apple w/ Cameron Kimbrough special guest Tappin

Cover May Apply.

7:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Stone Pony Pizza

Josh Journeay

Cover May Apply. Kitchen open until midnight.

7:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Hopson Commissary

Berklee Blues Explosion

Cover May Apply.

7:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Ground Zero Blues Club

Christone "Kingfish" Ingram

Cover may apply.

7:00 PM

Open Mic (related event)

Griot Arts

Ages 13 to adults- Open to any musicians and poets- Sign ups start at 6:30- limited space available- first come, first perform. Performances start at 7:00 Cover May Apply.

7:00 PM

Art Show (related event)

149 Delta Gallery & Mercantile

til 10 pm. Cover may apply. Features Rosedale, Mississippi native, Undra Williams, and students from Coahoma County School District. This is a cool collaboration!!! Proceeds from youth sales will go toward an academic booster club at the county school district.

7:15 PM

Documentary Screening (related event)

New Roxy

“Shake Em Down”, the life & music of Fred McDowel

Documentary screening of “Shake Em Down”, the life and music of Fred McDowell (FREE ADMISSION! 1HR screen time)

8:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Hopson Commissary

Conrad Olson, Rodney Yee with Special Guest Alice Hasen

till 9:30pm. Cover May Apply.

9:00 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Red's Lounge

Leo "Bud" Welch & Dixie Street

Cover May Apply.

9:00 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Club 2000

K.M. Williamshome.swbell.net/kdwilent

Cover May Apply.

9:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Ground Zero Blues Club

Stacey Mitchhart

Cover may apply.

9:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

RL Boyce, Carlos Elliot Jr. & The Cornlickers

Cover May Apply.

9:00 PM

Lighting' Malcolm CD Release (related event)

New Roxy

Lightnin' Malcolm

Cover May Apply.

10:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Juke Joint Chapel (Shack Up Inn)

Kenny Brown

Cover may apply.

10:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Hopson Commissary

The Whiskey Barrells

oil 1:30 am. Cover May Apply.

Saturday - Apr 16, 2016

NOTICE! Parking Restrictions

Notice

WHERE TO STAY & WHAT TO SEE

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Artwww.cathead.biz

"Where to go, what to see, where to stay in Clarksdale" • "Live blues calendar for Delta" Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art (252 Delta Ave.; 662-624-5992) is a great source for all things Clarksdale and blues. Stop by or call for even more information. Join their informative e-mail list at roger@cathead.biz.

Notice

**PLEASE NOTE**

Juke Joint Festival Headquarters

The “Juke Joint Festival” name and logo are registered trademarks and cannot be used by outside parties without the express written consent of the Clarksdale Downtown Development Association/Juke Joint Festival. Third parties may not create unauthorized “Juke Joint Festival” products (e.g. T-shirts and apparel) or advertising (e.g. event banners and print ads).

Notice

PARKING NOTICE...WILL BE TOWED

IMPORTANT PARKING NOTICE

All downtown streets included in the Juke Joint Festival grounds will be CLOSED to parking from 2am to 5pm on Saturday, April 16th, 2016. (Be careful late Friday night; towing starts after 2am early Saturday morning.) Please see map or look for signs, barricades, cones or tape indicating the festival grounds. Unauthorized vehicles may be towed at owner's expense. Thank you for your cooperation! All questions regarding parking should be directed to the City of Clarksdale Police Dept., 662.621.8151.

Notice

BOOK YOUR ROOMS EARLY

Isle of Capri Casino

BOOK YOUR ROOMS NOW FOR 2016 JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL & RELATED EVENTS, Thurs-Sun, April 14-17! Official Hotel of Juke Joint Festival is ISLE OF CAPRI in nearby Lula, MS...

3:00 AM

Sunflower River Camping (Related Event)

Quapaw Canoe Company

Quapaw Canoe Company is offering bathroom and shower access to persons camping along banks of Sunflower River in the City Park around our facility and in other places downtown. Bathroom and shower access is $25/tent/night. Proceeds generated will be donated to Clarksdale Police Dept. Bring your own tent and sleeping bags. Don’t park on asphalt drive which the police use for access. Camping is in grassy areas of City Park to north of ramp, and any flat grassy places down along the river. Please don’t block gravel road access to Canoe Company. No open fires, but camp stoves, hibachis or small personal-sized BBQ okay. No smoking (city ordinance in public places). For more information contact: Zoë Sundra at Quapaw Canoe Company: 662 627 4070, zoe@island63.com

7:00 AM

Juke Joint Festival 5K & 8K Run REGISTRATION

Greyhound Bus Station


5K & 8K RACE REGISTRATION. (pdf file).
Here's the route: 5K & 8k Map (pdf)
Right Click or Control Click to download the pdf files.

7:00 AM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Hambone Art, Music and Bar

Josh "Razorblade" Stewart

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

8:00 AM

Juke Joint Festival 5K & 8K Run

Greyhound Bus Station

5K & 8K run registration begins at 7:00 -7:50. 5K Race begins at 8:00am. $20 until March 15 $25 March 16-April 11. [STRICT Pre-registration cut-off date] $30 April 12 through Race Day.

5K & 8K RACE REGISTRATION. (pdf file).
Here's the route: 5K & 8k Map (pdf)
Right Click or Control Click to download the pdf files.

8:00 AM

Motorcycle Rally, Ride and Fundraiser (related event)

East Second and Desoto Street

ASPIRE (Assisting Single Parents In Realizing Education) of North Delta MS, Inc. is a non-profit organization that provides scholarships to single parents who are pursuing their college degrees. The organization is holding a Motorcycle Rally, Ride and Fundraiser on Saturday, April 16, 2016 in Clarksdale, MS, in the old Harvest Foods parking lot located at East Second and Desoto Streets near the Civic Auditorium. Registration and Rally start at 8 am. Ride begins at 10 am. For more information or to participate, please contact Charlestien Harris at 662-624-5776 or Sanford Johnson at 662-402-8268.

9:00 AM

Breakfast Party & More

Stone Pony Pizza

Start with Bloody Mary's, Mimosas. Then the Tack Room @ Stone Pony is open all day. Pizza by the Slice & Bar-be-que sandwiches.

9:00 AM

Canoe Carving Demonstration (related event)

Quapaw Canoe Company

9am-5pm Canoe-Carving Demonstration Help carve the cottonwood "Catfish" dugout canoe using axes and adzes. Must wear protective glasses and gloves. Parents must accompany any children interested. Contact: john@island63.com

9:00 AM

Canoeing the Sunflower River

Quapaw Canoe Company

9am-5pm Canoe or kayak or paddleboard on Sunflower River along the blues route through downtown Clakrsdale. 5 paddling route options on the Sunflower River. Contact: 662-627-4070 or 662 902 1885.

9:00 AM

1 Mississippi Display (related event)

Quapaw Canoe Company

learn about the importance the Sunflower, the Mississippi and all of America’s rivers for the health, economy and recreation of our nation. Make your pledge to help protect our rivers. Sign up to become a River Citizen. Contact Mark River markriver@island63.com or 662 902 1885.

9:30 AM

REGIONS BANK Juke Joint Festival Parade

Regions Bank

PLEASE NOTE***LINE UP FOR PARADE REGIONS BANK 211 EAST SECOND STREET! REGIONS BANK Juke Joint Festival Parade. Bring the kids, your favorite instrument or dress the part...and let's kick off the festival delta-style. Performances by marching bands, cheer squad and more! 2016 Juke Joint Bride and Groom Gina Whitmire and Paul Hopper, Juke Joint King Desi Monix II, Juke Joint Queen Kaitlyn Davis, Juke Joint Baby Girl Gardner Ware, Juke Joint Baby Boy John Davis Fondren & Windom Seely. Grand Marshall special guest Madge Howell and Dandy.

9:30 AM

Awards Ceremony-5K & 8K Run and Walk

Greyhound Bus Station

Award Ceremony for winners of the Juke Joint Festival 5K & 8K Run & Walk.

10:00 AM

Juke Joint Festival ART EXHIBIT

Art Exhibit-123 EAST SECOND

THE BANK BUILDING LOCATED AT 123 EAST SECOND Our community art exhibit begins at 10 am till 5 pm. Exhibiting works from local elementary, junior high, high school and college students. New for 2016 Coloring Book Contest!

10:00 AM

Special Exhibits (related event)

Rock & Blues Museum

NEW! Koko Taylor display, Masked Marauders:

the greatest hoax in rock history. At 113 East 2nd Street ,The Rock & Blues Museum features Blues, 50ties Rock & Roll, British Invasion, Psychedelic Rock displays, Elvis rooms and more! I Also in the giftshop cds and used vinyl records. Get a Rock & Blues Museum wristband for only $5 valid JJF Friday through Sunday: www.blues2rock.com

10:00 AM

Children's Train & Petting Zoo

Clarksdale Passenger's Station

One of our most popular children's event. Ride the train beginning at 9:30 am in our REGIONS BANK Juke Joint Festival Parade and then all day at our location on Issaquena, across from the Dutch Oven. Pet and feed the animals from 10am till 5pm. Free.

10:00 AM

Rock Wall , Moon Bounce & Mechanical Bull

200 Block of Yazoo Avenue

Street will be closed off for these activities. Children ages 3 to adults will enjoy climbing our rock wall. Free. Plus our Rock Wall and Mechanical Bull! Fun, Fun, Fun! Free fun for all ages!

10:00 AM

Juke Joint Festival WRITING CONTEST

Writing Exhibit-123 EAST SECOND

THE BANK BUILDING LOCATED AT 123 EAST SECOND STREET. Our winning entries will be displayed for you to enjoy. TheStudents from grades 4th thru 12 as well as our college students write about the Theme: Tragedy and Triumph. Blues musicians often use music to explore contrasts: good and evil,love and loss, chaos and order. Their songs tell stories of overcoming obstacles and succeeding in the face of adversity, reminding us that even in the face of tragedy, there’s always a way to triumph. Enjoy reading these collection of personal essay/memoir, poem, or flash fiction.

10:00 AM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Quapaw Canoe Stage

Quapaw Canoe Stage

Zoe Sundra & Lautaro Mantilla

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

10:00 AM

Live BLUES MUSIC Bobby's Mississippi Catfish Stage

Across from Delta Amusement Cafe, 348 Delta Ave

Ray Cashman

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

10:00 AM

WALK ON WATER BALLS & BUNGEE JUMP

John Lee Hooker Lane

FOR ALL AGES...come enjoy this event as you get inside a ball and walk on water! Free. FOR ALL AGES....Free

10:00 AM

LiVE BLUES MUSIC Delta Furniture Stage

Delta Furniture Stage

Vauthier Ghalia

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

10:00 AM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Wade Walton Stage

Wade Walton Barber Shop

Blind Possum

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

10:00 AM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Rock & Blues Museum Stage

Rock & Blues Museum Stage

Theo D. "The Boogieman"

new CD release: GOT THE BLUES SO BAD! FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

10:00 AM

Live BLUES MUSIC The Bank Juke Stage

The Bank

Wes Lee

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

10:00 AM

Live Blues Music Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

Duncan Morrow Band

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

10:00 AM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Miss Del's General Store Stage

Miss Del's General Store

Carlos Elliot Jr. & the Cornlickers

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

10:00 AM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Stone Pony Stage

Stone Pony Pizza

SUPERBAD StringBand

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

10:00 AM

LiVE BLUES MUSIC Cat Head's Robert Belfour Hill Country Blues Stage

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Little Joe Ayers

FREE LIVE MUSIC Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

10:00 AM

JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL MERCHANDISE SALES

Juke Joint Festival Headquarters

10 am till 6:00 pm. 243 Delta. T-shirts, hats and other festival merchandise.

10:00 AM

WRISTBAND SALES

Juke Joint Festival Headquarters

JUKE JOINT FESTIVAL WRISTBANDS are required for Saturday night's main event (plus daytime history bus tours and nighttime shuttle buses). Festival wristbands are VALID SATURDAY, 4/16, 2016 ONLY and include 20+ participating venues and 20+ musical acts. BUY NOW ON-LINE (click here) — or $20 Pre-Sale Wristbands on sale Thurs & Fri, 4/14-15 till 7pm @ Juke Joint HQ Building, 243 Delta Ave. (downtown, across from Cat Head). On Sat 4/16, wristbands go up to $25 and available till midnight @ Juke Joint HQ Building. Saturday night $25 wristbands will also be available @ select venue doors; see event program for details. JJF strongly recommends buying wristbands in advance since a sellout is possible.

10:00 AM

PORCH Art Show (related event)

Miss Del's General Store

10 am to 6 pm. April 14-18. Photographs, Paintings & Objet D'Art. Plus Audrey's Porch Student Works. Cover May Apply.

10:00 AM

Blues & Breakfast (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Big A Anthony Sharrod

Cover May Apply.

10:00 AM

Fiber Arts Workshop (related event)

Griot Arts

All ages taught by Maxine Harlow- Saturday- 10:00 -11:00- Free for students. Cover May Apply

10:30 AM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Paramount Marquee Stage

Paramount Marquee Stage

Charles Cesare

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

11:00 AM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Paramount Marquee Stage

Paramount Marquee Stage

D&G Blues Duo

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

11:00 AM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Cat Head's Robert Belfour Hill Country Blues Stage

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Robert Kimbrough

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

11:00 AM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

Hezekiah Early & Robert Lee "Lil Poochie" Watson

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

11:00 AM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Rock & Blues Museum Stage

Rock & Blues Museum Stage

Bill "Howl-n- Made Perry & Shy Perry

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

11:00 AM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Wade Walton Stage

Wade Walton Barber Shop

Tullie Brae Band

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

11:00 AM

Juke Joint Festival BIRDSONG HISTORIC TOURS

Greyhound Bus Station

Birdsong Toursmississippimojo@yahoo.com 662.624.6051

One seat on the historic and blues tour of Clarksdale is included in your pre-sale $20.00 wrist band or $25.00 day of festival wristband.

11:00 AM

Live BLUES MUSIC Delta Furniture Stage

Delta Furniture Stage

Austin "Walkin'" Cane

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

11:00 AM

LiVE BLUES MUSIC Quapaw Canoe Stage

Quapaw Canoe Stage

Daddy Rich

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

11:00 AM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Miss Del's General Store Stage

Miss Del's General Store

Phillip Carter and The Underground Blues Band

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

11:00 AM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Stone Pony Stage

Stone Pony Pizza

Eddie Taylor, Jr.

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

11:00 AM

Live BLUES MUSIC The Bank Juke Stage

The Bank

Marshall Drew

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

11:00 AM

Live BLUES MUSIC at Crossroads Marker

Crossroads Marker

Piano Redd

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

11:00 AM

Live BLUES MUSIC Bobby's Mississippi Catfish Stage

Across from Delta Amusement Cafe, 348 Delta Ave

Amy McCarley

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

11:00 AM

Related Event

Crossroads Cultural Arts Center

11AM-6PM Family Events, Arts, Crafts Cover May Apply

11:00 AM

Live Music (related event)

Ground Zero Blues Club

Steve Kolbus & The Clarksdale Blues Revue

Cover May Apply.

11:00 AM

HOT DOG PIG RACING

Delta Blues Museum Stage

Show One.. NEW FOR 2016- 2 races in each show will be Hot Dog Races . We will have 3 pig races and 2 wiener dog races at each show! Adorable

12:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Paramount Marquee Stage

Paramount Marquee Stage

B-Movie Blues Brothers

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

12:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Cat Head's Robert Belfour Hill Country Blues Stage

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Sean "Bad" Apple

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

12:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

Reverend KM Williams Band

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

12:00 PM

Live BLUES MUSIC Bobby's Mississippi Catfish Stage

Across from Delta Amusement Cafe, 348 Delta Ave

Amy Black

12:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Miss Del's General Store Stage

Miss Del's General Store

Cedell Davis & Brethren

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

12:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Quapaw Canoe Stage

Quapaw Canoe Stage

Anthony "Big A" Sherrod & Allstars w/Space Cowboy

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

12:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC at Crossroads Marker

Crossroads Marker

Steve Kolbus

Hwy 49 & 61, near Abe's BBQ. FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

12:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Wade Walton Stage

Wade Walton Barber Shop

Lucious Spiller

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

12:00 PM

LiVE BLUES MUSIC Delta Furniture Stage

Delta Furniture Stage

Justin Johnson

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

12:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Rock & Blues Museum Stage

Rock & Blues Museum Stage

Davis Coen

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

12:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Stone Pony Stage

Stone Pony Pizza

Pat Thomas

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

12:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC The Bank Juke Stage

The Bank

Carson Diersing

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

12:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Hambone Art, Music and Bar

Harp, Hart & Bones

Cover May Apply.

12:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Deak's Mississippi Saxophones

til 7 pm. Cover May Apply.

12:00 PM

HOT DOG PIG RACING

Delta Blues Museum Stage

SHOW 2. . NEW FOR 2016- 2 races in each show will be Hot Dog Races . We will have 3 pig races and 2 wiener dog races at each show!

12:30 PM

Juke Joint Festival BIRDSONG HISTORIC TOURS

Greyhound Bus Station

Birdsong Toursmississippimojo@yahoo.com 662.624.6051

One seat on the historic and blues tour of Clarksdale is included in your pre-sale $20.00 wrist band or $25.00 day of festival wristband.

1:00 PM

STUDENT ART & WRITING AWARDS!

The Bank

LOCATION: 123 EAST SECOND STREET (THE BANK BUILDING) Awards presentation at 1pm. Exhibiting works from local elementary, junior high, high school and college students till 5 pm.

1:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Stone Pony Stage

Stone Pony Pizza

Grace Askew

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

1:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Cat Head's Robert Belfour Hill Country Blues Stage

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

David Kimbrough

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

1:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

Mark "Mule Man" Massey

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

1:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Rock & Blues Museum Stage

Rock & Blues Museum Stage

Brad Webb & David Hudson

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

1:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Bobby's Mississippi Catfish Stage

Across from Delta Amusement Cafe, 348 Delta Ave

Spoonfed Blues

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

1:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC at Crossroads Marker

Crossroads Marker

Jawbone & Jolene

Hwy 49 & 61, near Abe's BBQ. FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

1:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Wade Walton Stage

Wade Walton Barber Shop

Henry "Gip" Gipson

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

1:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Quapaw Canoe Stage

Quapaw Canoe Stage

Jax Nassar

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

1:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Delta Furniture Stage

Delta Furniture Stage

Dallas Alice

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

1:00 PM

LiVE BLUES MUSIC Delta Blues Museum Stage

Delta Blues Museum Stage

Delta Blues Museum Band

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

1:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Miss Del's General Store Stage

Miss Del's General Store

Cadillac John & the Cornlickers

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

1:00 PM

LiVE BLUES MUSIC Paramount Marquee Stage

Paramount Marquee Stage

Hal Reed

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

1:00 PM

Book signing (related event)

Rock & Blues Museum

Images of America: Clarksdale and Coahoma County by Author Judy Flowers Book signing from 1-4pm 113 East 2nd Street Rain or Shine in front of the Rock & Blues Museum

1:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Hambone Art, Music and Bar

Rev. Robert

Cover May Apply.

1:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Ground Zero Blues Club

David Dunavent and The Evol Love Band

Cover May Apply.

1:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

La La

Cover May Apply.

1:00 PM

HOT DOG PIG RACING

Delta Blues Museum Stage

SHOW 3 NEW FOR 2016- 2 races in each show will be Hot Dog Races . We will have 3 pig races and 2 wiener dog races at each show! .

1:30 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Cotton Boll Court Stage

Taylor Craven with The Double D's.

til 2:30. Cover May Apply.

2:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival BIRDSONG HISTORIC TOURS

Greyhound Bus Station

Birdsong Toursmississippimojo@yahoo.com 662.624.6051

One seat on the historic and blues tour of Clarksdale is included in your pre-sale $20.00 wrist band or $25.00 day of festival wristband.

2:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Miss Del's General Store Stage

Miss Del's General Store

YZ Ealey Blues Band

2:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Paramount Marquee Stage

Paramount Marquee Stage

Southern Halo

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

2:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Cat Head's Robert Belfour Hill Country Blues Stage

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

André Otha Turner Fife & Drum Band

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

2:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Bobby's Mississippi Catfish Stage

Across from Delta Amusement Cafe, 348 Delta Ave

Harp, Hart & Bones

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

2:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Rock & Blues Museum Stage

Rock & Blues Museum Stage

Blind Mississippi Morris & Brad Webb

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

2:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Quapaw Canoe Stage

Quapaw Canoe Stage

Butch Mudbone

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

2:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Wade Walton Stage

Wade Walton Barber Shop

Jimmy "Duck" Holmeswww.brokeandhungryrecords.com

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

2:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Delta Furniture Stage

Delta Furniture Stage

Deak Harp & Quicksand

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

2:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Delta Blues Museum Stage

Delta Blues Museum

The Griot Ensemble

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

2:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC at Crossroads Marker

Crossroads Marker

Mothman

Hwy 49 & 61, near Abe's BBQ. FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

2:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Stone Pony Stage

Stone Pony Pizza

Roy Harper

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

2:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC The Bank Juke Stage

The Bank

Preston Rumbaugh

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

2:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

Piano Redd

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

2:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Hambone Art, Music and Bar

Big Jon Short

Cover May Apply.

2:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Ground Zero Blues Club

La La

Cover May Apply.

2:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Ted Drozdowskis Scissorman

Cover May Apply.

2:00 PM

HOT DOG PIG RACING

Delta Blues Museum Stage

SHOW 4 NEW FOR 2016- 2 races in each show will be Hot Dog Races . We will have 3 pig races and 2 wiener dog races at each show! .

2:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Lambfish Gallery

Andrew Bryant (of Water Liars) & Kell Kellum.

Cover May Apply.

2:15 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Cat Head's Robert Belfour Hill Country Blues Stage

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

RL Boyce & Como Breakdown

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

3:00 PM

LiVE BLUES MUSIC Quapaw Canoe Stage

Quapaw Canoe Stage

Dexter Allen

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

3:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Paramont Theater Stage

Paramount Marquee Stage

The Cedric Burnside Project

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

3:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Cat Head's Robert Belfour Hill Country Blues Stage

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Garry Burnside

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

3:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Rock & Blues Museum Stage

Rock & Blues Museum Stage

Liz Mandeville

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

3:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Bobby's Mississippi Catfish Stage

Across from Delta Amusement Cafe, 348 Delta Ave

David Raye

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

3:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Delta Blues Museum Stage

Delta Blues Museum Stage

Christone "Kingfish" Ingram

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

3:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Miss Del's General Store Stage

Miss Del's General Store

Stormy Monday Band

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

3:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Wade Walton Stage

Wade Walton Barber Shop

Leo "Bud" Welch & Dixie Street

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

3:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Stone Pony Stage

Stone Pony Pizza

Kenny Brown

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

3:00 PM

LiVE BLUES MUSIC Delta Furniture Stage

Delta Furniture Stage

Libby Rae Watson

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

3:00 PM

Live BLUES MUSIC at Crossroads Marker

Crossroads Marker

Reverend KM Williams Band

Hwy 49 & 61, near Abe's BBQ. FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

3:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC The Bank Stage

The Bank

Otis "TCB" Taylor

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

3:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

The Scissormen

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

3:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Hambone Art, Music and Bar

Ray Cashman

Cover May Apply.

3:00 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Cotton Boll Court Stage

Mothman

oil 4:15. Cover May Apply.

3:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Ground Zero Blues Club

Jacqueline Nassarwww.july23rd.com

Cover May Apply.

3:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Duncan Morrow Band

Cover May Apply.

3:00 PM

HOT DOG PIG RACING

Delta Blues Museum Stage

SHOW 5. NEW FOR 2016- 2 races in each show will be Hot Dog Races . We will have 3 pig races and 2 wiener dog races at each show! .

3:30 PM

Juke Joint Festival BIRDSONG HISTORIC TOURS

Greyhound Bus Station

Birdsong Toursmississippimojo@yahoo.com 662.624.6051

One seat on the historic and blues tour of Clarksdale is included in your pre-sale $20.00 wrist band or $25.00 day of festival wristband.

3:30 PM

Live Music (related event)

Lambfish Gallery

Muddy Waters White Daughters

Cover May Apply.

4:00 PM

LiVE BLUES MUSIC Quapaw Canoe Stage

Quapaw Canoe Stage

La La & Element 88

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

4:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

Louis "Gearshifter" Youngbloodwww.arts.state.ms.us/artist-roster/artist.php?n=youngblood_louis&r=artist-roster

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

4:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Paramount Marquee Stage

Paramount Marquee Stage

David Dunavent and The Evol Love Band

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

4:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Cat Head's Robert Belfour Hill Country Blues Stage

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Duwayne Burnside

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

4:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Bobby's Mississippi Catfish Stage

Across from Delta Amusement Cafe, 348 Delta Ave

Rip Lee Pryor

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

4:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Stone Pony Stage

Stone Pony Pizza

Dicky James & the Blues Flames

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

4:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Miss Del's General Store Stage

Miss Del's General Store

Anthony "Big A" Sherrod & the Cornlickers

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

4:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Wade Walton Stage

Wade Walton Barber Shop

Terry "Big T" Williams

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

4:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC The Bank Juke Stage

The Bank

Mississippi Stomp

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

4:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Delta Furniture Stage

Delta Furniture Stage

Shy Perry & Bill "Howl-N-Madd" Perry

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

4:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Delta Blues Museum Stage

Delta Blues Museum

Ol' Skool Revue from DSU

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

4:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC at Crossroads Marker

Crossroads Marker

Johnny Azari

Hwy 49 & 61, near Abe's BBQ. FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

4:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Rock & Blues Museum Stage

Rock & Blues Museum Stage

John Paul Keith

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

4:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Hambone Art, Music and Bar

Austin "Walkin'" Cane

Cover May Apply.

4:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Ground Zero Blues Club

Phillip Carter and The Underground Blues Band

Cover May Apply.

4:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Harp, Hart & Bones

Cover May Apply.

4:00 PM

HOT DOG PIG RACING

Delta Blues Museum Stage

SHOW 6. NEW FOR 2016- 2 races in each show will be Hot Dog Races . We will have 3 pig races and 2 wiener dog races at each show! .

4:30 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Cotton Boll Court Stage

SUPERBAD StringFusion

Cover May Apply.

4:45 PM

LiVE BLUES MUSIC Delta Blues Museum Stage

Delta Blues Museum

DeltaRoX

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

5:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival BIRDSONG HISTORIC TOURS

Greyhound Bus Station

Birdsong Toursmississippimojo@yahoo.com 662.624.6051

One seat on the historic and blues tour of Clarksdale is included in your pre-sale $20.00 wrist band or $25.00 day of festival wristband.

5:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Bobby's Mississippi Catfish Stage

Across from Delta Amusement Cafe, 348 Delta Ave

Lew Jetton & 61 South

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

5:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Delta Furniture Stage

Delta Furniture Stage

The Blues Wizard

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

5:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC The Bank Juke Stage

The Bank

Earnest "Guitar" Roy & Clarksdale Rockers

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

5:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Miss Del's General Store Stage

Miss Del's General Store

Lightnin Malcolm

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

5:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

Mr. Tater Memorial Stage

Terry "Harmonica" Bean

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

5:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Cat Head's Robert Belfour Hill Country Blues Stage

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Johnny Lowebow

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

5:00 PM

LiVE BLUES MUSIC Paramount Marquee Stage

Paramount Marquee Stage

Roosevelt Roberts Jr.

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

5:00 PM

Live BLUES MUSIC Quapaw Canoe Stage

Quapaw Canoe Stage

The Blues Doctors

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

5:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Wade Walton Stage

Wade Walton Barber Shop

Kern Pratt & the Accused

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

5:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC at Crossroads Marker

Crossroads Marker

Vinnie C.

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

5:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Stone Pony Stage

Stone Pony Pizza

Sarah Levingston

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

5:00 PM

LIVE BLUES MUSIC Rock & Blues Museum Stage

Rock & Blues Museum Stage

Johnny Rawls

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

5:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Hambone Art, Music and Bar

Mississippi Marshall Hopper

Cover May Apply.

5:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Deak's Mississippi Saxophones

Deak Harp's Juke Joint Duo

Cover May Apply.

5:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Ground Zero Blues Club

B-Movie Blues Brothers

Cover May Apply.

5:00 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Wendy Dewitt

Cover May Apply.

5:30 PM

LiVE BLUES MUSIC Delta Blues Museum Stage

Delta Blues Museum Stage

B4Y2K

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

6:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Juke Joint Chapel (Shack Up Inn)

Andrew Bryant (of Water Liars) & Kell Kellum.

Cover may apply.

6:00 PM

Live BLUES MUSIC New Roxy's Front Stage

New Roxy

Blue Mother Tupelowww.bluemothertupelo.com

FREE LIVE MUSIC. Sponsored by C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival

6:00 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Cotton Boll Court Stage

Marshall Drew

oil 7:00. Cover May Apply.

6:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Red's Lounge

Pork Chop Willie

Cover May Apply.

6:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Ground Zero Blues Club

La La

Cover May Apply.

6:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Yazoo Pass Espresso•Bistro•Bakery

Justin Zamm

Cover May Apply

6:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Dicky James

Cover May Apply

7:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Crossroads Cultural Arts Center

Eden Brent

til 9pm. Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

7:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Levon's Drug Store Diner

Hezekiah Early & Robert Lee "Lil Poochie" Watson

til 10:00 pm. Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

7:00 PM

BLUES BUS.................... nighttime shuttle 7pm to 1am

Bus Shuttle

Ride our "Blues Bus" shuttle between our official Juke Joint Festival nighttime venues! FESTIVAL WRISTBAND REQUIRED. Bus shuttles start out at hotels (& Expo RV park) around 7pm, and then rotate for the rest of the evening between the clubs and juke joints. (Runs till roughly 1am... but don't miss the last bus, please.)

7:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

The Holy Moly

Rambling Steve Gardner & The Jericho Road Show

till 10 pm. Jericho Road Show w/Steve Gardner, Bill Steber, Libby Rae Watson and Wes Lee. Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

7:30 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

The Bank-Back Porch

Side Street Steppers

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at this venue on Sat., 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

7:30 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Delta Cinema

Rip Lee Pryor

til 8:15. Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

8:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

The Bank

Christone "Kingfish" Ingram

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at this venue on Sat., 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

8:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Oxbow Restaurant

Blackwater Trio

till 10pm. Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

8:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Club 2000

Leo "Bud" Welch & Dixie Street

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at this venue on Sat., 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

8:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Cotton Boll Court Stage

Louis "Gearshifter" Youngblood Blues Duo

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at this venue on Sat., 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

8:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Stone Pony Tack Room

Southern Halo

till 11pm. Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at this venue on Sat., 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

8:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

New Roxy

Rev. Peyton's Big Damn Band

till 10:00 pm. Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

8:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Ground Zero Blues Club

Derek St. Holmeswww.derekstholmes.net

till 9:00 pm.Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at this venue on Sat., 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

8:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Red's Lounge

Cadillac John & special guests w/Cornlickers

till 10:00 pm. Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at this venue on Sat., 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

8:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

The Dreamboat

Robert Kimbrough, Sr.

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at this venue on Sat., 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

9:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Hopson Commissary

Big George Brock & the New Houserockers

w/Clarine Wagner. Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at this venue on Sat., 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

9:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Hambone Art, Music and Bar

Johnny Rawls Blues Band

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

9:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Pete's Grill

Terry "Big T" Williams &Family Blues Band

w/Miss Gladys. Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

9:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Juke Joint Chapel (Shack Up Inn)

Lightnin Malcolm

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

9:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Delta Cinema Stage

Cedric Burnside

til 11pm. Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

9:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Delta Blues Alley Café-Front Bar

Terry "Harmonica" Bean

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

9:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Messenger's

Jimbo Mathus & Tri-State Coalition www.jimbomathus.com

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

9:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Bluesberry Cafe

Watermelon Slim & the Truckers

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

9:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Ground Zero Blues Club

Heavy Suga & the Sweetones

til 9:00 pm. Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at this venue on Sat., 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

9:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Delta Blues Alley Café-Backroom Stage

Lucious Spiller Blues Band

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

9:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

The Dreamboat

Sean "Bad" Apple

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

10:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

New Roxy

Robert "Bilbo" Walker Blues Revue

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at JJF HQ (243 Delta Ave) and select doors on 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

10:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Ground Zero Blues Club

Super Chikan & the Fighting Cocks

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at this venue on Sat., 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

10:00 PM

Juke Joint Festival Night Time Music

Red's Lounge

Anthony "Big A" Sherrod & special guests w/Cornlickers

Requires Sat Night Wristband: $20 pre-sale till 4/15 or $25 at this venue on Sat., 4/16. C Spire Official Wireless Sponsor of Juke Joint Festival.

Sunday - Apr 17, 2016

NOTICE! Parking Restrictions

Notice

**PLEASE NOTE**

Juke Joint Festival Headquarters

The “Juke Joint Festival” name and logo are registered trademarks and cannot be used by outside parties without the express written consent of the Clarksdale Downtown Development Association/Juke Joint Festival. Third parties may not create unauthorized “Juke Joint Festival” products (e.g. T-shirts and apparel) or advertising (e.g. event banners and print ads).

1:30 AM

WHERE TO STAY & WHAT TO SEE

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Artwww.cathead.biz

"Where to go, what to see, where to stay in Clarksdale" • "Live blues calendar for Delta" Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art (252 Delta Ave.; 662-624-5992) is a great source for all things Clarksdale and blues. Stop by or call for even more information. Join their informative e-mail list at roger@cathead.biz.

3:00 AM

Sunflower River Camping (Related Event)

Quapaw Canoe Company

Quapaw Canoe Company is offering bathroom and shower access to persons camping along banks of Sunflower River in the City Park around our facility and in other places downtown. Bathroom and shower access is $25/tent/night. Proceeds generated will be donated to Clarksdale Police Dept. Bring your own tent and sleeping bags. Don’t park on asphalt drive which the police use for access. Camping is in grassy areas of City Park to north of ramp, and any flat grassy places down along the river. Please don’t block gravel road access to Canoe Company. No open fires, but camp stoves, hibachis or small personal-sized BBQ okay. No smoking (city ordinance in public places). For more information contact: Zoë Sundra at Quapaw Canoe Company: 662 627 4070, zoe@island63.com

9:00 AM

Coffee House Blues Music

Yazoo Pass Espresso•Bistro•Bakery

Ray Cashman

live acoustic blues. Free.

10:00 AM

CAT HEAD MINI BLUES FEST -- free! (related event)

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Hezekiah Early & Robert Lee "Lil Poochie" Watson

FREE Live Music. 252 Delta Avenue. 10 am to till. Rain or shine under the tents out front of Cat Head. BBQ available from Red.

10:00 AM

Special Exhibits (related event)

Rock & Blues Museum

NEW! Koko Taylor display, Masked Marauders:

the greatest hoax in rock history. At 113 East 2nd Street ,The Rock & Blues Museum features Blues, 50ties Rock & Roll, British Invasion, Psychedelic Rock displays, Elvis rooms and more! I Also in the giftshop cds and used vinyl records. Get a Rock & Blues Museum wristband for only $5: more info www.blues2rock.com

10:00 AM

PORCH Art Show (related event)

Miss Del's General Store

10 am to 6 pm. April 14-18. Photographs, Paintings & Objet D'Art. Plus Audrey's Porch Student Works. Cover May Apply.

10:00 AM

Breakfast & Blues (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

La La

w/ Amanda Crivaro on drums. Cover May Apply.

10:30 AM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Lyon Methodist Church

Darwin & Dana Nelson with Taylor Craven

Darwin & Dana Nelson from MS Gulf Coast known professionally as "Double Dee" along with our own Taylor Craven - Promises to be entertaining and uplifting. Admission Free.

11:00 AM

CAT HEAD MINI BLUES FEST -- free! (related event)

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Rev. Peyton's Big Damn Band

FREE Live Music. 252 Delta Avenue. 10 am to till. Rain or shine under the tents out front of Cat Head. BBQ available from Red.

11:00 AM

2nd Street Blues-free! (related event)

Rock & Blues Museum

RL Superbad & Mason

FREE Live Music.11 noon to till.113 East 2nd Street.Rain or Shine under the tents in front of the Rock & Blues Museum

12:00 PM

CAT HEAD MINI BLUES FEST -- free! (related event)

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Big George Brock & the New Houserockers

w/Clarine Wagner. FREE Live Music. 252 Delta Avenue. 10 am to till. Rain or shine under the tents out front of Cat Head. BBQ available from Red.

12:00 PM

2nd Street Blues-free! (related event)

Rock & Blues Museum

Walker T Ryan

FREE Live Music.11 noon to till.113 East 2nd Street.Rain or Shine under the tents in front of the Rock & Blues Museum

12:00 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Dicky James

Cover May Apply.

12:30 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Watermelon Slim

Cover May Apply.

1:00 PM

CAT HEAD MINI BLUES FEST -- free! (related event)

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Robert "Bilbo" Walker Blues Revue

FREE Live Music. 252 Delta Avenue. 10 am to till. Rain or shine under the tents out front of Cat Head. BBQ available from Red.

1:00 PM

2nd Street Blues-free! (related event)

Rock & Blues Museum

Liz Mandeville

FREE Live Music.11 noon to till.113 East 2nd Street.Rain or Shine under the tents in front of the Rock & Blues Museum

1:00 PM

Open Jam (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Cover May Apply.

2:00 PM

CAT HEAD MINI BLUES FEST -- free! (related event)

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Leo "Bud" Welch & Dixie Street

FREE Live Music. 252 Delta Avenue. 10 am to till. Rain or shine under the tents out front of Cat Head. BBQ available from Red.

2:00 PM

2nd Street Blues-free! (related event)

Rock & Blues Museum

Bill "Howl-n- Made Perry & Shy Perry

FREE Live Music.11 noon to till.113 East 2nd Street.Rain or Shine under the tents in front of the Rock & Blues Museum

2:00 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Mick Kolassa

Cover May Apply.

2:00 PM

Memories of Muddy Waters (related event)

Delta Blues Museum

Charlie Musselwhite

Charlie Musselwhite shares memories of Muddy Waters DBM Classroom Cover May Apply.

2:30 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Harp, Hart & Bones

Cover May Apply.

3:00 PM

CAT HEAD MINI BLUES FEST -- free! (related event)

Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

Sean "Bad" Apple

FREE Live Music. 252 Delta Avenue. 10 am to till. Rain or shine under the tents out front of Cat Head. BBQ available from Red.

3:00 PM

2nd Street Blues-free! (related event)

Rock & Blues Museum

Jed Sparks

FREE Live Music.11 noon to till.113 East 2nd Street.Rain or Shine under the tents in front of the Rock & Blues Museum

3:00 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Wendy Dewitt

Cover May Apply.

3:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Levon's Drug Store Diner

Heavy Suga & the Sweetones

Cover May Apply.

3:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Juke Joint Chapel (Shack Up Inn)

Lightnin' Malcolm & Cedric Burnside

Cover may apply.

3:30 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Duncan Morrow and Iceman

Cover May Apply.

4:00 PM

Live MUSIC (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Deak Harp and Carson Diersing

Cover May Apply.

4:30 PM

Open Jam (related event)

Bluesberry Cafe

Cover May Apply.

5:00 PM

Art Reception (related event)

Crossroads Cultural Arts Center

5-7PM Crossroads Cultural Arts Center Art Reception FREE

6:00 PM

Live Music (related event)

Shacksdale Gin Bin

Jericho Road Show, Austin Walkin' Cane & more

Cover May Apply.

8:00 PM

Annual Post-JJF Blues Jam (related event)

Red's Lounge

The Cornlickers & Friends

Cover May Apply. Annual post-JJFest blues jam hosted by The Cornlickers