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Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival Lineup

August 12 - 14, 2022

2022 Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival

Clarksdale, Mississippi

Almost as old as the Museum, the Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival is held at the start of every August right here in Clarksdale. This festival is so legendary, the Museum has it's own special exhibit area dedicated to the Sunflower Festival as well as a Sunflower Festival Chronology on the Museum's website. For more information about the festival, please visit: www.sunflowerfest.org. Reserve your tickets today for this years Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Festival in August!

Festival Schedule:

THURSDAY, AUGUST 11, 2022: Grits, Greens & BBQ VIP
7:00pm-7:45pm Stan Street & Jacqueline Gooch
8:00pm-8:45pm Sean "Bad" Apple
9:00pm-9:45pm Terry "Big T" Williams

FRIDAY, AUGUST 12, 2022: Main Stage
7:00pm-7:45pm Delta Blues Museum Band
8:00pm-8:45pm Heather Crosse: Heavy Sug & The Sweet Tones
9:00pm-9:45pm Lucious Spiller
10:00pm-10:45pm Steve"Lightning" Malcolm
11:00pm-12:00am James "Super Chickan" Johnson
12:15pm-1:15am Pending

SATURDAY, AUGUST 13, 2022: Acoustic Stage (at the VIP Tent)
10:00am-10:45am Pat Thomas
11:00am-11:45am Mississippi Marshall
12:00pm-12:45pm Jimmy "Duck" Holmes
1:00pm-1:45pm Kenny Brown
2:00pm-2:45pm Howlin' Madd Bill Perry & Shy Perry
3:00pm-3:45pm Bill Abel
4:00pm-4:45pm Little Willie Farmer
5:00pm-5:45pm Terry "Harmonica" Bean

SATURDAY, AUGUST 13, 2022: Main Stage
6:00pm-6:45pm Larry Newsom & Band
7:00pm-7:45pm Mark "Mule Man" Massey
8:00pm-8:45pm Jimbo Mathus
8:45pm-9:00pm Awards
9:00pm-9:45pm Terry "Big T" Williams
10:00pm-10:45pm Anthony "Big A" Sherrod
11:00pm-12:00am Mr. Sam
12:15am-1:30am L J Echols

SUNDAY, AUGUST 14, 2022:
To Be Determined

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