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Race Reviews

“Well organized, GREAT volunteers, great swag bag, etc. The medal is by far the best I've ever received. I was very proud of my hometown for how they presented themselves.”

-B.H. from Texas

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Pre-Race Expo

In 2017, we will again host the Blues Expo for the 10th Annual Mississippi Blues Marathon on January 5 and 6 at the Jackson Convention Complex located at 105 E. Pascagoula Street, Jackson, MS. Vendors from around the country will have running gear and accessories, and several local vendors will have Blues music-related items. Expo visitors will also enjoy live Blues music from nationally and internationally renowned Blues artists. We are proud to offer runners and visitors an exciting and unique Expo experience!


Thursday, January 5, 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday, January 6, 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Extended packet pickup hours: Friday, January 6, 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Live Music Schedule

-Friday, January 6-

Scott Albert Johnson | 10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Mark "Mule Man" Massey | 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 a.m.

Terry "Harmonica" Bean | 1:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Bill "Howl-N-Madd" Perry | 2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Louis "Gearshifter" Youngblood | 4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Sean "Bad" Apple | 5:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.