Presented by Tommy Johnson Blues Foundation

Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015

Doors open at 12 p.m.

The Planetarium

201 East Pascagoula St., Jackson, MS   

Admission: $20.00

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Artists performing include Equanya, Andre Lee, MS. ORA and The Reaves SOS Band!, Blues Man, and more!

This year is the 117 Anniversary of Tommy Johnson's birth.

The meet and greet is Friday, November 6, 2015 at the Hampton Inn.

The hosting hotel is the Hampton Inn 601-354-1700.

Friday, Oct. 31 & Saturday, Nov. 1 will kick off the celebration of the 9th Annual Tommy Johnson festival starting at 12:00 noon with a panel discussion about "The Crossover of Blues Into A New Generation". Guess speakers are Scott Barrett (writer and historian), Mike Lucas (retired history teacher from West Virgina), and, Dr. William Woods (chairman of the history department Tougaloo College). Dr. Edger Smith (retired scientist & chair of the history department Tougaloo College) will be the moderator.

Their will be a short film about Tommy Johnson showing as well. The Tommy Johnson Board Of Directors, Committee's, Fan Club, and Friends & Family have worked really hard to make this happen.

For more info contact Vera Johnson Collins, or 601-212-6088

Vendors welcome!