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1st Annual Front Porch Jubilee

09/20/2014 @ 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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1st Annual Front Porch Jubilee

 

Sep 20

 

11:00am-10:00pm

 

Clifton Cotton Gin, Corner of South and Parks Streets, Hernando

 

The Jubilee will honor area musicians in the world of blues, rockabilly, Rock ‘N Roll and folk rock. The All-Star tribute will feature Nashville recording artist Garrison Starr, Music City Roots keyboard player Lucas Leigh, the Brohamptons and numerous gospel and rock acts from the region. In addition, Rock ‘N Roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis along with the North Mississippi Allstars, Kenny Brown and the late Gus Cannon will be inducted into the Hill Country Music Hall of Fame. The day will begin at 11am with an old-time Jazz parade before the jubilee begins. The parade will be around Hernando town square. Immediately following the parade the music begins.

 Reserved seating will be available on the natural amphitheater around the gin stage with open seating available from 11am onward. A select number of vendors will be set up with food and beverages. Tickets can be purchased at the following Hernando locations: Hernando Chamber of Commerce, Sweet Lorraine’s Guitar Shop, DeSoto Times-Tribune, Chatham-Pittman law firm, Angelfish and Buon Cibo. All proceeds will go toward restoring and purchasing the historic Von Theater, where legendary musical acts such as Elvis Presley, Eddie Bond and Jerry Lee Lewis performed during their early days. For additional information, contact Steven at swpittman@aol.com

Details

Date:
09/20/2014
Time:
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Clifton Cotton Gin
426 Park St
Hernando, MS United States