Jan. 27 Big Day in Jackson

01/06/2018 - 16:58

JACKSON, MS — Blues Music is happy music and there will be a lot of it Jan. 27 at the Mississippi Blues Marathon events. Blues musicians will at the starting line, on the course, and elsewhere at the famous musical races.

Last year’s event was cancelled by an extremely rare ice storm and officials are determined to put on great races in traditional Deep South weather in Jackson.

Premier Event Management (PEM) is handling event management “as America’s preeminent organizer and race director for multi-sport and endurance racing events from coast to coast.” The New Orleans based company was formed in 1993 and its principals have race management experience dating from the late 1970’s.

Multiple races are included and the marathon is the RRCA Southern Regional Marathon Championship.

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