Registration for the 2020 Delta Blues Dulcimer Revival is NOW OPEN! Join Bing Futch, Adrian Kosky and Carla Maxwell, Sofie Reed, Sam Edelston, Gary Gallier and Robert Force for a unique festival experience, April 16th, 17th, 18th, 2020, in Clarksdale, Mississippi - birthplace of the blues!
Enjoy and learn with blues mountain dulcimer workshops at The Holy Moly, a historic location in the heart of downtown Clarksdale. From North Mississippi hill country style to Texas swing and traditional Delta blues, your instructors will present classes for all skill levels and interests with a focus on the early roots of the blues. This three day event coincides with the Juke Joint Festival and will give registrants the incredible opportunity to taste the many cuisines of the region, explore history up-close and hear some of the most powerful music ever performed anywhere!
If you're a mountain dulcimer player who's a fan of the blues, or are looking for an immersive experience that will increase your playing skills and inspire your creativity while tantalizing your taste buds and sparking your imagination, this is one soul-fired event that you won't want to miss!
There are four basic registration packages:
• Registration - $199
Basic registration is access to all of the workshops and instructor concerts at The Holy Moly. Light snacks, coffee, tea and water are available throughout the day.
• Registration + Juke Joint Festival Wristband - $219
All of the above, PLUS a wristband that allows you into any of the participating juke joints throughout the Juke Joint Festival on Saturday evening. Events during the day are free.
• Registration + Meal Plan - $274
This package includes workshops, concerts and also Thursday lunch and dinner as well as Friday lunch. Light snacks, coffee, tea and water will also be available. There is an amazing selection of regional foods that will be available within walking distance of The Holy Moly.
• Registration + Meal + Plan + Juke Joint Festival Wristband - $294
The whole hog! Full registration along with Thursday lunch and dinner as well as Friday lunch. Light snacks, coffee, tea and water are included and you also have the Juke Joint Festival wristband for Saturday night.
We invite you to join us during an exciting revival in the heart of blues country! Whether you're an adventurous beginning musician, a seasoned player looking to expand, a cultural history buff or a regional foodie, there's no other place in the country where you can get barefoot in the dirt, so to speak, and get down to the roots of the blues. We look forward to sharing this unique and joyous celebration with you and hope you'll consider joining us April 16th, 17th, 18th, 2020, in Clarksdale, Mississippi for the 1st EVER Delta Blues Dulcimer Revival!