Blues and Greens Festival

A Mississippi Delta Experience

The Hank Burdine's Blues and Greens Festival is an annual event located in Clarksdale, Mississippi.

The festival was established support blues musicians by promoting the hospitality, food, history and the talents of all the people in the Mississippi Delta. 

BB&G is a family style festival with all local and authentic atmosphere.

Genuine Southern "Delta Style" Cooking

When you come to the Delta, you ain't gonna leave hungry and you ain't gonna leave thirsty!  Ain't no other place around here with more southern hospitality and good food than the Mississippi Delta.

Here da menu ...


We gonna cook up some Ham Beans, Andouille Soup, and Smoked Sausage, There'll be plenty of cheese and french bread on hand.  


Saturday is the big Greens cooking contest! We're gonna have several good ole boys out here cooking up their special recipes. Ya'll ain't never had greens like these Delta Greens. 

We'll also be cooking up Pork Butt and Hot Water Corn Bread.. a delta delicacy!

Cooking Teams

Limited to 10 teams. If you're interested in joining our Cookoff then contact Barry Thornhill at


Blues & Greens Festival 2
Nov 30 & Dec 1, 2018

The Blues & Greens Festival was created by friends of Hank Burdine to encourage the storytellers, artists, food, and hospitality of the Mississippi Delta. All images and information used on this website is for the exclusive use of the festival and promotion of the sponsors associated with this event. 

“Let’s Get It On!”