4th Annual Front Porch Jubilee

clifton cotton gin 


4th Annual Front Porch Jubilee Sep 30, 2017 10:00am-11:00pm Clifton Cotton Gin, 426 Park St, Hernando The 4th Annual Front Porch Jubilee will be held on Saturday, September 30 on the grounds of the Clifton Gin, just off the historic Hernando square in Hernando, MS. The 2017 Jubilee continues to honor area musicians in Blues, Rockabilly, Rock n Roll and other categories of song and music. Performers this year include Rev. Peyton’s Big Damn Band, Cary Hudson, Kenny Brown, Duwayne Burnside, Grits & Soul, R.L. Boyce and others. The festival this year will be in conjunction with an art exhibit "Cast of Blues" at the Desoto Arts Council featuring the work of Sharon McConnell-Dickerson http://mcconnelldickersonart.com. Sharon will unveil the cast of the great Kenny Brown, longtime sideman of the late R.L. Burnside More information and a complete musical lineup can be found at www.frontporchjubilee.ms. Tickets are $5.00 and can be purchased through the website or at the gate September 30. Entry before noon is free; children under 18 are free. Lawn chairs and blankets are encouraged, but no coolers allowed. Food trucks will be onsite. Domestic and Imported Beer will be available for purchase at noon. Free parking adjacent to the Gin. Saturday Morning Gospel Hour begins at 10am; featured performances begin at 2pm. Please check back as the lineup comes together. All proceeds raised during the Jubilee will go toward restoring and purchasing the historic Von Theater in Hernando, where legendary musical acts such as Elvis Presley, Eddie Bond, and Jerry Lee Lewis preformed during their early careers.



For additional information, email info@frontporchjubilee.ms or call 901-569 5482.