2016 Sam Chatmon Blues Festival Showcases Blues, Gospel and More



It’s festival season y’all. In Mississippi that means plenty of great music, great BBQ, and the opportunity to see old friends and make some new ones! This year’s Sam Chatmon Blues Festival takes place at the Blue Front in Hollandale, Mississippi on Friday evening, September 23rd, and all day Saturday, September 24th.

As always, this year’s festival features a winning lineup of stellar performers including Kern Pratt and Friends, Libby Rae Watson, and Christone “Kingfish” Ingram. Don’t miss the chance to enjoy blues, gospel, and a bit of country music while sharing good food and tall tales with friends and neighbors. Remember: Admission is free!

Artist Schedule:

Friday, September 23rd
5:30     Country – Herman and James Hollie
6:30     Blues – Robert Eskew

Saturday, September 24th
10:00    Gospel – Mt Horeb Church Choir
10:45    Gospel – Voices of Unity Choir
11:15     Gospel – New Foundation Choir
12:00    Blues – Hollandale Blues Allstars
12:45    Kern Pratt and Friends
1:30      Bobby Whalen “Lady’s Choice Band”
2:15      Wes Lee
3:00     Libby Rae Watson
4:00     John Horton
5:00     Christone “Kingfish” Ingram
6:00     Nathaniel Kimble

101 South Simmons Street  Hollandale, MS 38748

** Free Admission **