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2021 - 34th Annual Festival

Flyer of 2021 Sunflower River Blues and gospel festival

Since its creation in 1988, the Sunflower Festival has been entertaining blues fans for the past 30 years.

Throughout the years there have been numerous high profile headliners and entertainers such as Ike Turner, Dorothy Moore, Robert Plant and for this years 34th annual festival, Jimmy "Duck" Holmes, Heather Crosse, Lee Williams, and James "Super Chikan" Johnson.

The Delta Blues Museum has partnered with the Sunflower Festival for many years with coordinating various performances, booths and special promotions.

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We would love to hear from you and share the great times you have had at the Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival. Please email any comments and photos you would like to share with us to sunflower@deltabluesmuseum.org

2021 Sunflower Festival
For a complete lineup please visit SunflowerFest.org

Sunflower River Blues Fest Kicks off August 13 - 15 with top Sponsors: CCC, HPI, and Visit Clarksdale
Joining the Sunflower River Blues Festival's team continuing to make musical history for more than three decades this summer August 13 - 15 with renewed support and expanded sponsorship are... Read More on SunflowerFest.org

'Sunflower Supremes' Guarantee Super Welcome Thursday, August 12, 2021
With the Sunflower Supremes lining up to serve our opening night's famous "Grits, Greens, and Barbecue" menu, you definitely do not want to miss Thursday night's party kicking off the 33rd annual... Read More on SunflowerFest.org

Steve "Lightning" Malcolm

Castro "Mr. Sipp" Coleman

Heather Crosse: Heavy Suga & the Sweet Tones

Lucious Spiller

Photos Courtesy of www.sunflowerfest.org

For more information regarding the 2021 Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival please visit www.sunflowerfest.org.

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