April is Muddy Waters Month at the Museum
Click Here to plan your month

Fridays at the Stage
Joe Garcia & The Big Guns

Free admission and open to the public
Friday, April 28, 2017 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Stage

Fridays at the Stage
Long Time Coming

Free admission and open to the public
Friday, May 05, 2017 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Stage

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, May 09, 2017 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Fridays at the Stage
Loose Bruce & the Deep Water Baptists

Free admission and open to the public
Friday, May 12, 2017 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Stage

Fridays at the Stage
Ricky "Da Soul Man" Burton & Soul Ingredients

Free admission and open to the public
Friday, May 19, 2017 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Stage

Movie Night at the Museum
Free admission and open to the public
Featuring "Crossroads"
Monday, May 22, 2017
Showing at 8:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Stage

Fridays at the Stage
Blackwater Trio

Free admission and open to the public
Friday, May 26, 2017 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Stage

Mississippi Saxophone Festival
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Delta Blues Museum Stage
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Memorial Day Holiday Observance
Monday, May 29, 2017
The Museum will be CLOSED

 
Fridays at the Stage
Fridays at the Stage is back starting Friday, April 28, 2017 with Joe Garcia & the Big Guns.

Check the museum's events page for more upcoming artists. Don't forget your blankets and lawn chairs when you join us at the DBM Stage for good family fun!

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Museum Summer Hours
The Museum's summer hours are:
9:00am - 5:00pm Monday - Saturday
Closed on Sunday
Summer hours end October 31, 2017

Mississippi Blues Trail Marker Ceremonies
For more information go to: www.msbluestrail.org

Museum Holiday Observances
The Delta Blues Museum will be closed in observance of the following holidays: New Years Day, Martin Luther King Jr Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Regular meetings of the Delta Blues Museum Board of Trustees are held the second Tuesday of every month at 6:00 p.m. in the Delta Blues Museum classroom.


Visitors to the Delta Blues Museum are prohibited from photographing or video recording any portions of the Museum.

Exceptions to this policy can be made at the sole discretion of Museum staff and might include:
special events; scholars who have made arrangements in advance of their visits; and credentialed members of the press.

The DBM Stage is may not be used for political or religious purposes.
To request a reservation for stage use please submit your request in writing to the Museum stating the date, time and purpose of event.

For more information or questions about these policies, please contact the museum at (662)-627-6820 info@deltabluesmuseum.org


EXPLORE & LEARN
Click Here To catch up on your Blues History and various Blues Artists through our Explore & Learn programs.



Movie Night at the Museum
Free admission and open to the public
Featuring "The Last Waltz"
Monday, April 24, 2017
Q&A at 7:30pm; Showing at 8:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Stage

Remembering Muddy with Joseph Morganfield
Open to the public
Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 1:30pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

MUSEUM SPECIAL HOURS
Sunday, April 23, 2017
Open 10:00am to 4:00pm

Juke Joint Festival Performances
Saturday, April 22, 2017 starting at 1:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Stage

Booksigning with Q&A
Kim Rushing, author of "Parchman"
Open to the public
Friday, April 21, 2017 at 3:30pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Conversations in the Blues
with Big Jon Short, joined by Big George Brock
Open to the public
Friday, April 21, 2017 at 1:30pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Conversations in the Blues
with Big Jon Short, joined by Super Chikan
Open to the public
Friday, April 21, 2017 at 10:30am
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Juke Joint Festival
Thursday, April 20, 2017 through
Sunday, April 23, 2017
Clarksdale, MS
www.jukejointfestival.com

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Celebration of Bands Tribute
Free admission and open to the public
Friday, April 07, 2017 at 5:30pm
Delta Blues Museum Stage

The Importance of Music Education with Dr. Kerry Simon
Coahoma Community College Director of Bands
Open to the public
Friday, April 07, 2017 at 1:30pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Muddy Waters Birthday Celebration
Open to the public
Tuesday, April 04, 2017
Delta Blues Museum

Little Junior Parker Celebration E-Vite
Open to the public
Monday, March 27, 2017
Delta Blues Museum

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Booksigning - Sergio Poroger
Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 1:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom E-Vite

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum's 38th Birthday Bash
Monday, January 30, 2017 at 4:00pm
Clarksdale, MS
E-Vite

City of Clarksdale Board Meeting
Monday, January 23, 2017 at 4:00pm
Clarksdale, MS

Coahoma County Board of Supervisors Meeting
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 4:00pm
Clarksdale, MS

MLK Jr Holiday Observance
Monday, January 16, 2017
The Museum will be CLOSED
Have a happy and safe holiday!

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

New Years Holiday Observance
Monday, January 02, 2017
The Museum will be CLOSED
Have a happy and safe holiday!

Christmas Holiday Observance
Saturday, December 24, 2016
The Museum will be CLOSED
Have a happy and safe holiday!

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

DBM Band Performance
Wednesday, December 07, 2016 at 7:00pm
Coahoma Parade

DBM Band Performance
Tuesday, December 06, 2016 at 7:00pm
Clarksdale Christmas Parade

Giving Tuesday
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Help Raise Funds for the Museum Read More

Thanksgiving Holiday Observance
Thursday, November 24, 2016
The Museum will be CLOSED
Have a happy and safe holiday!

Docent Meeting
Wednesday, November 09, 2016 at 5:30pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, November 08, 2016 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues Assn Meeting
Monday, November 07, 2016 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Teachers Workshop - Great Migration
Saturday, November 05, 2016 at 9:00am
Delta Blues Museum Download Flyer

Booksigning with Martin Hawkins
Author of "Slim Harpo: Blues King Bee of Baton Rouge"
Tuesday, November 01, 2016 at 1:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom E-Vite

DBM First Annual Educational Fall Festival
October 24 to 28, 2016
Delta Blues Museum

Mississippi Day of Giving
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Delta Blues Museum
For more information, please visit www.msdayofgiving.org
E-Vite

Clarksdale High School Seniors
Docent Meeting

Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 5:30pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Special Hours
Sunday, October 09, 2016
OPEN 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Museum Day Live!
Saturday, September 24, 2016
Delta Blues Museum Learn More

Teachers Workshop - Great Migration
Friday, September 23, 2016 at 9:00am - POSTPONED
Delta Blues Museum Classroom Press Release

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

New Exhibit - Opening Reception
Joseph A. Rosen's "Blues Hands" with music by Bill Abel
Thursday, September 08, 2016 at 5:00pm
Delta Blues Museum E-Vite

Holiday Observance - Labor Day
Monday, September 05, 2016
The Museum will be CLOSED
Have a happy and safe holiday!

John Lee Hooker Birthday Celebration
Monday, August 22, 2016
Free Cupcakes at the Museum!

John Lee Hooker Month at the Museum
August 01 - 31, 2016
Special Exhibit & Events during the month

Museum Special Hours
Sunday, August 14, 2016
Museum will be OPEN 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Booksigning with Joe Rosen
Author of "Blues Hands"
Satuday, August 13, 2016 at 2:30pm
Open to the public
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

DBM Band Performance
Friday, August 12, 2016 at 5:00pm
DBM Main Stage

Booksigning with Judy Flowers
Author of "Clarksdale & Coahoma County (Images of America)"
Friday, August 12, 2016 at 1:30pm
Open to the public
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival
Thursday, August 11 - Sunday, August 14, 2016
Clarksdale, MS

The Roots of John Lee Hooker
Tuesday, August 09, 2016
Visit Podcast Page

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, August 09, 2016 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

John Lee Hooker Month at the Museum
August 01 - 31, 2016
Special Exhibit & Events during the month

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Holiday Observance - Independence Day
Monday, July 04, 2016
The Museum will be CLOSED
Have a happy and safe holiday!

Guitar & Drum Camp Concert - Cancelled
Friday, June 24, 2016 at 6:00pm
DBM Stage

Guitar & Drum Camp - Cancelled
Monday, June 20, 2016 through Friday, June 24, 2016
9:00am to 12:00pm daily
Delta Blues Museum Classroom
Press Release Download Flyer

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Holiday Observance - Memorial Day
Monday, May 30, 2016
The Museum will be CLOSED
Have a happy and safe holiday!

Mississippi Saxophone Festival
May 16 - 23, 2016
Clarksdale, MS
Download Flyer

New Exhibit Opening
Don Nix: Memphis Man Living High, Laying Low
Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 5:00pm
Delta Blues Museum E-Vite

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Charlie Musselwhite
Reflections on Muddy Waters

Sunday, April 17, 2016 at 2:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Special Hours
Sunday, April 17, 2016
Museum will be OPEN 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Juke Joint Festival Performances
Saturday, April 16, 2016 starting at 1:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Stage

Booksigning with Don Nix
Author of "Memphis Man Living High, Laying Low"

Friday, April 15, 2016 at 3:00pm
Delta Blues Museum

Presentations by Big Jon Short and Leo "Bud" Welch
Friday, April 15, 2016 at 10:30am and 12:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Juke Joint Festival
Thursday, April 14, 2016 through
Sunday, April 17, 2016
Clarksdale, MS
www.jukejointfestival.com

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Celebrate Muddy's Birth Month
Monday, April 04, 2016 ALL DAY
Delta Blues Museum

Mad Mod Affair
Saturday, April 02, 2016
Architectural Tour from 9:00am to 4:00pm
Clarksdale Visitors Station
Reception & Luckett Home Tour from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Home of Francine & Bill Luckett
Download Flyer Purchase Tickets

April is Muddy Waters Month at the Museum
Muddy Month Events Media Advisory

Merit Health Medical Group "Meet & Greet"
Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 5:30pm
Delta Blues Museum Download Flyer

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, March 08, 2016 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, February 09, 2016 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Holiday Observance - Martin Luther King Jr Day
Monday, January 18, 2016
The Museum will be CLOSED
Have a happy and safe holiday!

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Holiday Observance - New Years Day
Friday, January 01, 2016
The Museum will be CLOSED
Have a happy and safe New Years!

Holiday Observance - Christmas Day
Friday, December 25, 2015
The Museum will be CLOSED
Have a happy and safe Christmas!

Holiday Observance - Christmas Eve
Thursday, December 24, 2015
The Museum will be CLOSED
Have a happy and safe Christmas!

Faith Hill Country Music Trail Marker
Saturday, December 19 at 1:00pm
Star, MS

The Dickinson Family MS Blues Trail Marker
Thursday, December 17 at 3:30pm
Hernando, MS

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, December 08, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Clarksdale Holiday Parade
Tuesday, December 01, 2015 at 6:00pm
Featuring performance by the DBM Band
Clarksdale, MS

Holiday Observance - Thanksgiving
Thursday, November 26, 2015
The Museum will be CLOSED
Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving!

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Fall Harvest Celebration
Sunday, November 01, 2015 at 4:00pm
Coahoma Community College Pinnacle
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Mississippi Day of Giving
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Extended through Monday, October 26, 2015
Learn More

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues Assn Meeting
October 19, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Special Hours
Sunday, October 11, 2015
OPEN 9:00am to 5:00pm
Delta Blues Museum

King Biscuit Festival
October 07 - October 10, 2015
Helena, AR Learn More

Tennessee Williams Festival
Friday, October 02, 2015 & Saturday, October 03, 2015
Cutrer Mansion Learn More

NEW EXHIBIT OPENING
Anthony Mostrom: Paramount Portraits

Thursday, September 24, 2015 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Read More

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, September 08, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Holiday Closure Notice
Labor Day Observance
Monday, September 07, 2015

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival
Friday, August 07, 2015 through Sunday, August 09, 2015
Clarksdale, MS Read More

Sunflower River Blues Association Meeting
Wednesday, August 05, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Teacher Workshop
Mississippi Blues Trail

Tuesday, July 28 to July 30, 2015
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues Association Meeting
Monday, July 27, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues Association Meeting
Monday, July 20, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

DBM Band Featured in Documentary
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at 10:00pm
Mississippi Public Broadcasting Network (MPB)
Press Release

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues Association Meeting
Monday, July 13, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues Association Meeting
Monday, July 06, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Holiday Closure Notice
Independence Day Observance
Satuday, July 04, 2015

Private Event
Museum Reserved
Ever Fi
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 after hours

Sunflower River Blues Association Meeting
Monday, June 22, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Private Event
Museum Reserved
Pinetop Perkins Masterclass Reception
Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 5:00pm

NEW EXHIBIT OPENING
Blue Portraits in Steel
Featuring Works by Scott Cawood
Thursday, June 11, 2015 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Delta Blues Museum
Read More

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, June 09, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues Association Meeting
Monday, June 08, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Friday's at the Stage
Friday, May 29, 2015 7:00pm - 10:00pm
DBM Stage Download Flyer

Museum Holiday Closure Notice
Memorial Day Observance
Monday, May 25, 2015

Friday's at the Stage
Friday, May 22, 2015 7:00pm - 10:00pm
DBM Stage
Download Flyer

Private Event
Museum Reserved
Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi
Community Impact Gathering
Monday, May 18, 2015 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Friday's at the Stage
Friday, May 15, 2015 7:00pm - 10:00pm
DBM Stage
Download Flyer

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Friday's at the Stage
Friday, May 08, 2015 7:00pm - 10:00pm
DBM Stage
Download Flyer

College Day
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Delta Blues Museum Stage

Sunflower River Blues Association Meeting
Monday, May 04, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum

Friday's at the Stage
Friday, May 01, 2015 7:00pm - 10:00pm
DBM Stage
Download Flyer

Friday's at the Stage
Friday, April 24, 2015 7:00pm - 10:00pm
DBM Stage
Download Flyer

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Special Hours
Sunday, April 12, 2015
Open 12:00pm (noon) to 5:00pm

Juke Joint Festival Events - 12th Annual
Saturday, April 11, 2015
DBM Stage
Clarksdale, MS Calendar Advisory
For more information and ticket info, please visit www.JukeJointFestival.com

Booksigning & Conversations in the Blues
Featuring Ben Wynne; LC Ulmer; Leo "Bud" Welch; and Big Jon Short April 10, 2015 Starting at 1:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom
Read More

Artwalk
Tuesday, April 07, 2015
Delta Blues Museum Read More

Museum Extended Hours
Tuesday, April 07, 2015
Open 9:00am to 7:00pm Read More

Sunflower River Blues Association Meeting
Monday, April 06, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum

Muddy Waters Birthday Celebration
Saturday, April 04, 2015
Delta Blues Museum Read More

MS River Parkway Commission Meeting
Saturday, March 31, 2015 at 1:00pm
Delta Blues Museum

DBM Staff Development
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 5:30 - 7:30pm
Delta Blues Museum

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

CeDell Davis Performance
Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 3:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Read More

Museum Closure Notice
Museum Closed due to Inclement Weather
Thursday, March 5, 2015

Museum Early Closure Notice
Museum Closing Early due to Inclement Weather
Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Museum Closure Notice
Museum Closed due to Inclement Weather
Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Private Event
Museum Reserved
Marks Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority
Friday, February 20, 2015 7:30pm

Private Event
Museum Reserved
DRA Staff Meeting
Wednedsay, February 11, 2015 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

DBM Band Performance
Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 1:00pm
Delta Blues Museum - Gallery

Private Event
Museum Reserved
Iota Delta Omega Chapter of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
Friday, January 30, 2015 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Museum 36th Anniversary Weekend Events
Friday, January 30, 2015 and
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Delta Blues Museum Read More

Museum Holiday Observance
Monday, January 19, 2015
Museum Closed

DBM Band Performance
Crystal Ball - Alice in Wonderland
Black Tie Ticketed Event
Saturday, January 17, 2015

Private Event
The Clarksdale Garden Club Meeting
Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Holiday Observance
Thursday, January 1, 2015
New Years Holiday
Museum Closed

Museum Holiday Observance
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 and
Thursday, December 25, 2014
Museum Closed

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

DBM Band Recognition
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 4:00pm
City of Clarksdale City Meeting

DBM Band Parade Performance
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 6:00pm
Clarksdale, MS

DBM Band Parade Performance
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 7:00pm
Jonestown, MS

Museum Holiday Observance
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Museum Closed

2014 NAHYP Award Ceremony &
DBM Band Performance

Monday, November 10, 2014
White House, Washington D.C.
Read More

DBM Band Performance/Trip
Saturday, November 8, 2014 (depart for D.C.)
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 (return home)
Washington D.C.

Mississippi Saxophone Fest
Saturday, November 8, 2014
Festival starts at 11:00am
Delta Blues Museum Stage
For more info and to purchase tickets please visit:
www.mississippisaxophonefestival.com

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Friday, November 7, 2014 at 12:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Thomas Armstrong - Book Signing
"Autobiography of a Freedom Rider"
Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 2:00pm
Media Advisory E-Vite

DBM Band Performance
Friday, October 24, 2014
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Care Station Catfish Fry

 

Museum Special Hours
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Open 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Welcoming Reception for new Internal Medicine Physicians
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Open to the Public
Sponsored by Northwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Jimmi Mayes Book Signing
"The Amazing Jimmi Mayes: Sideman to the Stars."
Sunday, October 12, 2014
1:00pm - 2:00pm Read More

Museum Special Hours
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Open 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Mississippi Interpretive Center Marker Unveiling
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 5:00pm
Reception & DBM Band Performance to follow ceremony
Sponsored by MS River Parkway commission and the Yazoo Mississippi Delta Levee Board
Read More

Heritage Conference
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Presentation by Shelley Ritter

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Holiday Observance
Monday, September 1, 2014
Museum Closed

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Special Hours
Sunday, August 10, 2014
1:00pm - 5:00pm

DBM Band Performance
Friday, August 9, 2014
DBM "Melville Tillis" Stage at 5:00pm

Museum Extended Hours
Thursday, August 7th - Saturday, August 9th, 2014
The Museum will be open until 6:00pm

Sunflower River Blues Assn Meeting
Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues Assn Meeting
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues Assn Meeting
Monday, July 21, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

"Gone but not Forgotten" Exhibit Opening Read More
Opening Reception for Photography Exhibit by Billy Johnson
Thursday, July 17, 2014
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Delta Blues Museum
Sponsored by the Mississippi Arts Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts

Sunflower River Blues Assn Meeting
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues Assn Meeting
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Holiday Observance
Friday, July 4, 2014
Museum Closed

Sunflower River Blues Assn Meeting
Monday, June 23, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Pinetop Perkins Workshop Reception
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Delta Blues Museum
Read More

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues Assn Meeting
June 9, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Holiday Observance
Monday, May 26, 2014
Museum Closed

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues Assn Meeting
May 12, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Conversation with Tom Graves & Book Signing
Crossroads: The Life and Afterlife of Robert Johnson
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 3:00pm
Delta Blues Museum
E-Vite Media Advisory

Sunflower River Blues Assn Meeting
April 28, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues Assn Meeting
April 14, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Special Hours
Sunday, April 13, 2014
1:00pm - 5:00pm

Delta Blues Museum Band Performance
Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 2:00pm
Museum Main Stage

The Lives & Music of Bozie Sturdivant & John Work
With musician and scholar Stephen Wade
Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 10:30am
Delta Blues Museum

Blues in Schools Presentation
Mississippi Blues Trail Curriculum
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 2:30pm and 4:00pm
Open to educators, students and blues fans
Delta Blues Museum

Life and Music of Bessie Smith
Multi-Media Presentation by Matt Keeler
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 1:00pm
Delta Blues Museum

Book Signing with Terry Abrahamson
Saturday, April 5, 2014
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Delta Blues Museum

Terry Abrahamson Presents "In the Belly of the Blues"
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 4:00pm
Open to Media, Free to Public
Delta Blues Museum

Muddy Waters Birthday Celebration
Friday, April 4, 2014
9:00am - 5:00pm
Delta Blues Museum

"In the Belly of the Blues" Exhibit Opening
Thursday, April 3, 2014
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Music by Heavy Suga and The Sweet Tones
Delta Blues Museum

April is Muddy Waters Month at the Museum
Muddy Waters Events Media Advisory

Museum Special Hours
Sunday, March 30, 2014
1:00pm - 5:00pm

Museum Board of Trustees Meeting
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Sunflower River Blues Assn Meeting
March 24, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Special Hours
Sunday, March 9, 2014
1:00pm - 5:00pm

Museum Closure Notice
Monday, March 3, 2014

Sunflower River Blues Assn Meeting
February 24, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Greek Wind Workshop
Thursday, February 13, 2014
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum
Read More Download Flyer

Museum Closure Notice
Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Sunflower River Blues Assn Meeting
January 27, 2014 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Special Hours
Sunday, January 26, 2014
12:00pm - 5:00pm

Museum Holiday Closure Notice
New Years Day
Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Museum Holiday Closure Notice
Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
Tuesday, December 24th & Wednesday, December 25, 2013

Museum Holiday Closure Notice
Thanksgiving Day Observance
Thursday, November 28, 2013

Museum Special Hours
Sunday, October 13, 2013
1:00pm - 5:00pm

DBM Band Performance
Coahoma Community College Homecoming
Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 4:30pm

DBM Booth at King Biscuit Festival
October 10 - 12, 2013
West Helena, AR

Andy Coats Performance
Delta Blues Museum Gift Shop
Friday, October 11, 2013
11:00am - 1:00pm Download Flyer

Museum Band CD Release Party
Ground Zero Blues Club
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
5:00pm - 7:00pm E-Vite

Exhibit Opening
1967 Mississippi Hill Country Blues: Photographs by George Mitchell
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Delta Blues Museum Read More

Museum Holiday Closure Notice
Labor Day Observance
Monday, September 2, 2013

Retirement Party - Bob Kimbrough E-vite
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 5:00pm
Music provided by the DBM Band
Free Admission - Open to the Public
Delta Blues Museum

26th Annual Sunflower Festival
Performances by DBM Band, Bobby Rush, North Mississippi Allstars, and many more
DBM "Melville Tillis" Stage
August 9-10-11, 2013
For more details visit: www.sunflowerfest.org

Museum Special Hours
Sunday, August 11, 2013
Open 12:00pm - 5:00pm

DBM Band Performance
Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 2:00pm
Ground Zero Blues Club
No Cover Charge - Tips Encouraged

"26 Years of Sunflower" Exhibit Opening
August 8th - 11th, 2013
Delta Blues Museum

From the Archives - Arthneice Jones Discussion
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 5:30pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Holiday Closure Notice
Independence Day Observance
Thursday, July 4, 2013

Reception - Pinetop Perkins Foundation Workshop
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Delta Blues Museum

Dr. Bruce Conforth - Lecture & Book Signing
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Special Hours
Sunday May 26, 2013
1:30pm - 5:00pm

Museum Holiday Closure Notice
Memorial Day Observance
Monday, May 27, 2013

Delta Blues Museum 2013 National Award Reception
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 6:00pm
Rock & Roll Hotel www.rockandrollhoteldc.com
Washington DC

IMLS Museum Award Ceremony
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Washington DC

Robert Gordon - Muddy Waters Discussion & Book Signing
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 4:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Classroom

Museum Special Hours
The museum will be open
Sunday, April 14, 2012 1:00pm - 5:00pm

DBM Band Performance - Juke Joint Festival
DBM Stage
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 3:00pm

DBM Band Performance
DBM Stage
Friday, April 12, 2013 at 5:00pm

Hill Country Blues and Delta Blues - Big John Short
Friday, April 12, 2013 at 1:00pm & 3:30pm
Arts & Education Classroom, Delta Blues Museum

DBM Mississippi Blues Trail Marker Dedication
Reception with performance by DBM Band
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 5:00pm
Delta Blues Museum

DBM Band Performance
Coahoma College Cultural Awareness Concert
Thursday, April 4, 2013
The Pinnacle

Muddy Waters Birthday Celebration & Tour of New Addition
Thursday, April 4, 2013
Delta Blues Museum

April is Muddy Waters Month
DBM is celebrating 100 years of Muddy Waters
Multiple events planned during April Read More

Delta Literary Tour
Visited Museum
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Delta Blues Museum

Susan Puckett
Book Signing
Friday, March 15, 2013
Delta Blues Museum

KBA Awards Ceremony
Museum Director Shelley Ritter, Honoree
Friday, February 1, 2013
Memphis, TN Read More

DBM Band Performance
Thacker Mountain Radio
Thursday, January 31, 2013

Museum Holiday Closure
Monday, January 21, 2013

DBM Band Performance
Parade Performance for MLK Day
Saturday, January 5, 2013

Museum Holiday Closures
Tuesday, January 1, 2013
Monday, December 24, 2012
Tuesday, December 25, 2012
Thursday, November 22, 2012

Museum Special Hours
Sunday, October 7, 2012
Hours to be Determined

DBM Band Performance at King Biscuit Festival
Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 1:00pm
"Bit o Blues" Stage; Helena, AR

Book Signing - Language of the Blues, Debra Devi
Friday, September 28, 2012
Noon - 2:00pm
Delta Blues Museum

DBM Band Performance at Care Station Fundraiser
Thursday, September 13, 2012
Ground Zero Blues Club

Museum Closed - Labor Day Holiday Observance
Monday, September 3, 2012

Gospel Festival Begins
August 12, 2012 at 5:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Stage

Museum Special Hours
August 12, 2012 open Noon to 5:00pm

Mississippi Blues Trail Marker Dedication for the
Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival

August 10, 2012 at 10:00am
Delta Blues Museum Grounds

Grits & Greens Party for VIP Festival Patrons
August 9, 2012 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Grounds

25 Years of the Sunflower Festival - Jim O'Neal, moderator
August 9, 2012 at 1:00pm
Delta Blues Museum
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Reception for "True Delta" Photography Exhibit
August 8, 2012 at 7:00pm
Delta Blues Museum
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Museum Closed - Independence Day Holiday Observance
Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Pinetop Perkins Foundation Master Class Reception
June 14, 2012
Delta Blues Museum

Museum Closed - Memorial Day Holiday Observance
Monday, May 28, 2012

WA Higgins Academy Orchestra Concert
May 17, 2012 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Stage
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Blessissippi Crossroads Benefit Concert Private Reception
VIP Ticket Only Event
April 27, 2012
Delta Blues Museum
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WA Higgins Academy Band & Keyboard Program
April 19, 2012 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Stage
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Museum Special Hours
April 15, 2012
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Honeyboy Edwards Memorial Stage
April 14, 2012 starts at 12:00pm
Juke Joint Festival Event
Delta Blues Museum Stage
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Performance by Jimmie Lee Jr
April 14, 2012 starts at 11:00am
Juke Joint Festival Event
Delta Blues Museum Gift Shop
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DBM Band Performance
April 13, 2012 at 5:00pm
Juke Joint Festival Event
Delta Blues Museum Stage
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Conversations with Big George Brock & Louis ‘Gearshifter’ Youngblood
April 13, 2012 at 2:00pm
Juke Joint Festival Event
Delta Blues Museum Arts & Education Room
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WA Higgins Academy Dance & Band Program
April 4, 2012 at 6:00pm
Delta Blues Museum Stage
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Furry Lewis Blues Marker
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at 10:00am
Greenwood, MS

Book Signing - Roger Stolle E-vite
October 5, 2011 at 5:00pm
Delta Blues Museum

Book Signings - Charles Farley E-vite
August 12, 2011 at 2:00pm and August 13, 2011 at 11:00am
Delta Blues Museum

Opening Reception for Son House Exhibit of Photos by Dick Waterman
June 23, 2011 5:00 - 7:00pm
Delta Blues Museum
Press Release E-vite

DBM Band CD Release Party
June 2, 2011 6:00 - 8:00pm
Ground Zero Blues Club, Clarksdale, MS

George Winston Solo Harmonica Concert and Workshop
May 6, 2011
4:15 pm for Harmonica Workshop
5:45pm for Concert
Delta Blues Museum
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Delta Blues Museum Special hours
Sunday, April 17, 2011
Open Noon to 4:00pm

The Juke Joint Festival
Saturday, April 16, 2011 starting at 3:00pm
Music on the DBM "Robert Johnson" Stage featuring the DBM band, David "Honeyboy" Edwards, STAX Academy band, and Ole Skool Review from Delta State University
Delta Blues Museum

Juke Joint Festival
Friday, April 15, 2011
4:00pm - David "Honeyboy" Edwards, a conversation
5:00pm - Delta Blues Museum Band performs for Care Station Fundraiser
Delta Blues Museum

Wade Walton Blues Marker
Friday, April 15, 2011 at 1:00pm
Clarksdale, MS

Acoustic Africa: From Mali to Mississippi Welcoming Reception
Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at 5:00pm
Delta Blues Museum

Delta Blues Museum Exhibit Opening Reception
Mississippi: State of the Blues with Ken Murphy and Scott Barretta
Thursday, April 7, 2011
5:00pm - 7:00pm

Barefoot Workshops Read More
Photographing The Mississippi Delta February 6 - 12, 2011
Documenting The Mississippi Delta February 13 - 26, 2011
Editing In The Mississippi Delta February 27 - March 5, 2011
For more information visit
www.barefootworkshops.org

John Lee Hooker Blues Marker
Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 10:00am
Vance, MS

Acoustic Blues & Slide Guitar Workshop with Scott Ainslie
Saturday, February 12, 2011
Time: 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Delta Blues Museum
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Clarksdale Annual Fall Festival
October 30, 2010 beginning at 8:00am
Featuring The Delta Blues Museum Band 10:00am - 12:00pm

18th Annual Mississippi Delta Tennessee Williams Festival
October 15 - 16, 2010
www.coahomacc.edu download flyer
download registration

Delta Blues Museum Band live at The Delta Blues Museum
October 9, 2010 at 2:00pm Read More

Arkansas Blues & Heritage Festival
October 7 - 9, 2010
www.bluesandheritagefest.com

Andy Coats Live at The Delta Blues Museum
October 7, 2010 at 1:30pm
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John Gindick Harmonica Camp @ Shack Up Inn
September 27 - October 2, 2010
www.shackupinn.com

Barefoot Workshops @ Shack Up Inn
September 10 - 25, 2010
www.shackupinn.com

Delta Blues Museum Special hours
Come cool off and enjoy our new exhibits!
August 8, 2010
1:00 - 5:00pm

Cathead Mini Festival
August 8, 2010 starting at 10:00am

Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival
August 6 - 8 2010
www.sunflowerfest.org

DBM band kicks off 23rd Annual Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival
August 6, 2010 starting at 4:00pm

23rd Annual Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival
August 7, 2010 9:00am - evening


Sunflower River Gospel Festival (City Auditorium)
August 8, 2010 starting at 4:00pm

Ike Turner
August 6, 2010 at 10:00am
Alcazar Hotel
Clarksdale, MS

Pinetop Perkins Master Class Students and Instructors Perform
August 5, 2010
Ground Zero Blues Club

Reception at Delta Blues Museum for Pinetop Perkins Piano Masters Class
Open to the public
August 4, 2010
5:00 - 7:00pm

Pinetop Perkins Youth Workshop Series: Piano Master Class
August 3 - 5, 2010
Shack Up Inn
www.pinetopperkinsfoundation.org

Meridian Musicians
June 19, 2010
Meridian, MS

Biloxi Blues (Jelly Roll Morton)
Thursday, May 27, 2010
Biloxi, MS

Hill Country Harmonica
A North Mississippi Blues Harp Homecoming May 22 - 23, 2010
For more information go to: www.hillcountryharmonica.com

Mississippi to Louisiana Delta
Saturday, May 22, 2010
Ferriday, LA

Turner Drug Store
Saturday, May 15, 2010
Belzoni, MS

Juke Joint Festival
April 16 - 18, 2010
www.jukejointfestival.com

WROX Radio Station
Friday, April 16, 2010 at 12 Noon
Clarksdale, MS

Ishmon Bracey
Monday, April 5, 2010
Jackson, MS

John Gindick Harmonica Camp @ Shack Up Inn
March 23 - 27, 2010 and
September 27 – October 2, 2010
www.shackupinn.com

Mississippi Joe Callicott
Thursday, March 11, 2010 at 10:00 AM
Hernando, MS

Delta Blues Museum Exhibit Opening Reception
Thursday, March 4, 2010
Booze Blues & BBQ : photographs by Michael Loyd Young
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Barefoot Workshops @ Shack Up Inn
February 14 - 27, 2010 and
September 10 - 25, 2010
www.shackupinn.com

Signs at the Crossroads
February 6, 2010, at 11:00 a.m.
Carnegie Public Library

International Blues Challenge
January 20 - 23, 2010
Memphis, TN


Delta Blues Museum
Regular meetings of the Delta Blues Museum Board of Trustees are held the second Tuesday of every month at 6:00 p.m. in the Delta Blues Museum classroom.




Museum Hours
1 Blues Alley - Clarksdale, MS 38614 - 662-627-6820
Current Hours - Monday thru Saturday - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

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