For Immediate Release

July 10. 2024

GREENVILLE, MISSISSIPPI — MACE wants the public to know that the 47th Annual Mississippi Delta Blues and Heritage Festival (MDBHF)  will be produced at the Washington County Convention Center and Fairgrounds on September 21, 2024.  MACE also wants to thank blues fans who supported to the 46th Annual Mississippi Delta Blues and Heritage Festival.

MACE is aware that to many blues fans, “the Blues is Like Coming Home.”  Rest assured that the 47th Annual Mississippi Delta Blues & Heritage Festival will provide the music, the food, the fun and all the “down home” experiences that have encouraged our fans to make the annual trip to the Delta in support of the Festival for the last 46 years.   Thanks to all our blues fans from around the state, the country and the world.

For additional information, please visit MACE’s website at or the Blues Festival’s Facebook page at MSDeltaBlues.  You may also obtain additional information from the Washington County Convention & Visitors Bureau’s website at 

We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, September 21, 2024 in Greenville,  Mississippi……the Mississippi Delta and “Home of the Blues” for the 47th Annual Mississippi Delta Blues and Heritage Festival,  the oldest continuous running Blues Festival in the Country.

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  Wednesday, July 17th

47th MDBHF Line-Up Announcement

12:00 noon

Greenville City Hall (outside on front steps)

  Thursday, July 25th

Commemorative Poster Unveiling

5:30 pm

Harlow's Casino (pre-function area of event center)

Saturday, August 3rd

     Blues Fest Kick-Off

5:00 pm - 8 pm

MACE Bulding 119 S. Theobald Street




Wednesday, September  18th

Blues Fest Family Day


Thursday, September  19th

Blues In School

Mayor’s Reception


Friday, September  20th

Nelson Street Festival


Saturday, September  21st

47th Annual Mississippi Delta Blues & Heritage Festival