Clarksdale’s 31st annual Sunflower River Blues and Gospel festival officially gets underway tonight at 6 pm with the Delta Blues Museum Band on the museum stage. More than three dozen artists will play this weekend on the main stage, six acoustic stages and at the Civic Auditorium and all of the performances are free. The complete festival lineup is posted on the concert calendar at WROXRadio.com and at Sunflowerfest.org.
Also playing on the main stage tonight:
Heather Crosse: Heavy Suga and Sweet Tones, Anthony “Big A” Sherrod, James “Super Chikan” Johnson, and Christone “Kingfish” Ingram.