There is no end to celebrations in Clarksdale. About 20,000 people came from all over the world for the Juke Joint Festival. The weekend was a huge success. The sales tax alone is a huge boost to the city.
If you're looking for something to do, take notice, and call the Clarksdale Chamber of Commerce for more information: 662-627-7337
May 2013: Clarksdale Caravan Music Fest
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June 2013: Delta Jubilee clarksdale-ms.com
August 2013: Sunflower River Blues Fest sunflowerfest.org
October: Tennessee Williams Festival coahomacc.edu/twilliams
I love the porch plays.
October: Pinetop Perkins Homecoming hopsonplantation.com
October Hambone Festival hambonefestival.com
Should you be in a literary mood, there will undoubtedly be someone doing a book signing.
Jane Bennett Gaddy came last week with her latest Civil War book.
Make your reservations early, Clarksdale is a happening place. If I hadn't answered my door 14 years ago, I wouldn't be here to tell you about it. See you there!
2013 Red Convertible Travel Series