International Rock-A-Billy Hall Of Fame Museum
105 North Church Street
Jackson, Tennessee 38301

Held at
Jackson Fairground Arena
800 South Highland Avenue
Jackson, Tennessee


8th consecutive year

August 7, 8 and 9, 2008


Early Bird Special Price

$75.00 per person




Ticket for all three days of Music Festival (August 7, 8 & 9th)

Spectator ticket to Celebrity Golf Tournament (August 8th)

Ticket to Hot Rod Car Show (August 9th)

All for only $75.00 per person

*** Sale ***


One Day Ticket

$25.00 + *$2.00 = $27.00

Three Day Ticket

$75.00 + *$2.00 = $77.00

* Ticket Handling  

Early Bird Special May end without notice. Please Order Early!


"It’s the world’s largest gathering of Rockabilly History Makers"

held annually in Carl Perkins hometown!


R V Hookups!

Free RV Parking for Music Festival Customers!

“The International Rockabilly Music Festival”
800 South Highland, Jackson, Tennessee

August 7th, 8th and 9th, 2008

One, two or three day parking passes
Reservations must be made when Purchasing tickets!
On site parking!
Exclusively for people attending the

“The World’s largest Gathering of Rockabilly
History Makers” held annually in Carl Perkins
home city - Jackson, Tennessee!

Reserve your space early!!!

175 Parking Space Park!

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Performance Schedule

The artist performance begins at 7:00 PM  August 7, 8 and 9th each evening at the Jackson Fairground Arena.

Opening night, Thursday, August 7

Carl Perkins Tribute 7:00 PM

With W S Holland – Carl Perkins & Johnny Cash drummer

Carl Mann – “Mona Lisa”  made Rockabilly Gold

Rayburn Anthony – “Sun Record” & “Mercury” records

          Elvis Presley Tribute contest winner 7:45 PM

Tommy Browder – Music of the “King of Rock & Roll”



Jason D. Williams  8:30 PM

“One of America’s great entertainers” Kenny Chesney

Unveiling of life size oil portrait

“Great Balls of Fire” “Whole lot of Shaking going on”

He will turn you upside down with Jerry Lee Lewis  Greatest Hits!

Sun Rhythm Section” 9:15 PM

“Smoochie” Smith – from the world’s renowned band

provided Rockabilly Music in the “Smithsonian Institute”

and though out the Middle East Countries of the World!

 Bobby Joe Swilley 10:00 PM

Singing “Go Cat Go Carl Perkins”- “You take a little bit

of Country A little bit of rhythm an blues, Mix it all together

and out comes Blue Suede Shoes”

Sandy Hardin as “RiverRed
Performing with Jay and the T-Birds

Nashville’s newest star performs the “Rockabilly Music”

of Wanda Jackson!

  2nd night Friday, August 8

At 7:00 P.M.

Bobby Lollar

 C. W. Gatlin

“Rockabilly and Blues” for 45 years!  Listen to the music

of “The Hawk” again!

             Stan Perkins & the Cadillac Band 7:45 PM

“Rockabilly Music History Maker” performs with Sweden’s

hottest band.  Put on your “Blue Suede Shoes” ‘cause

we’re gonna’ Rock tonight”!

  Ace Cannon 8:30 PM

“Bop”, “Twist”, “Line Dance” the night away to the

Saxophone that performed on Dick Clark Productions!

“Rockabilly” and “Rock and Roll” to the icon of the “Sax”.

Sonny Burgess & the Pacers 9:15 PM

“Red Headed Woman” started the world shaking!  Performing

around the world!

 Carl Mann & Rayburn Anthony 10:00 PM ‘till closing time

“Mona Lisa” and “St. Louis Blues” blues and the music between!

The magic never ends!


Final night, Saturday, August 9

At 7:00 P.M.

Adam Pope

 Little David Wilkins

“One Monkey Don’t Stop no Show” – Live performances

around the world!

“Man in Black Tribute” 7:30 PM

W S Holland (Johnny Cash legendary drummer) and Frank Hamilton

presents the “Man in Black” greatest hits! 

Narvel Felts 8:15 PM

The greatest voice in Country and Rockabilly Music! Number one hits

“Lonely Teardrops” “Drift Away” “Funny How Time Slips Away” –

“Reconsider Me”  Billboard and Cashbox song of the year!

Sonny Burgess & the Pacers 9:10 PM

Fresh from European tour!  Dance! Dance! Dance!  Hits of Rockabilly!

 Larry Cole 9:45 PM

Las Vegas Lights up when Larry Sings!  You will dream all night long!

 “Red Hot and Blue” Band 10:30 PM

Dance Two Friday nights a month at the “International Rock-A-Billy
Hall of Fame” to their Rockabilly Music!



August 7, 12:00 Noon – “54/54 Rockabilly Ride” re-recreated

August 8, 8:00 AM – Celebrity Golf event

August 9, 10:00 AM-2:00 PM – Classic Car Show

 *Artists subject to change without notice.
Tickets   Tickets  Tickets
Tickets for our festival may be purchased at the
City of Jackson
Toll free number 866-262-8867
Local number area code (731) 425-8580
website where tickets can be purchased by credit card:

Narvel Felts!

More and more great artists are on the way.., to the
International Rockabilly Music Festival in Jackson, Tennessee.

*Entertainers (in random order)
Sandy Hardin
Carl Mann
Little David Wilkins Jason D. Williams
Narvel Felts
Sonny Burgess & the Pacers
W. S. Holland
Ace Cannon
Bobby Joe Swilley “Smoochy” Smith
former pianist for the renowned “Sun Rhythm Section” band!
C W Gatlin Jay and The T-Birds
Stan Perkins & the Cadillac Band Rayburn Anthony
Red Hot and Blue The Branded Sons
Performing 8/9/08 in the
noon show!
Tommy Browder
(Elvis Tribute Artist)
Larry Cole
Bobby Lollar Adam Pope
  *Check Back Often - this list will change
Hot Rod Car Show!
A 1965 King Midget made in Athens, Ohio
A 1958 Morris Minor Convertible owned By Mike Cruise, Jackson, Tennessee
This Mack Truck is delivering Christmas presents to W S Holland home in Jackson, Tn. It will be on display at our Hot Rod & Classic Car Show at the International Rockabilly Music Festival
Johnny Cash Drummer, W S Holland, will enter his 1921 Mack truck, with a dump body, as a special attraction. W S has the original paper work from the MACK manufacturing company. To enter your Hot Rod or Classic Car please contact Henry Harrison. Email  



*Please Check back often - This page will change frequently!