The Mid Mississippi Muddy Water Blues Society is planning a wonderful night on the Mississippi River on Saturday, October 4. The night includes a cruise on the Mark Twain Riverboat in Hannibal from 9 to midnight featuring blues music with one of the best bluesman around in Big Bill Morganfield. Morganfield is the son of the legendary Muddy Waters.

Kurt Parsons

The cost is just $20 in advance (prior to October 1st) and $25 the night of the event and it includes food provided by Riverside Smokehouse and Grill. There will also be a cash bar that evening on board the riverboat. Tickets are now available at the Mark Twain Riverboat office in Hannibal or at Hy-Vee on Broadway in Quincy. There will be no refunds, food, drink, videos or pets allowed.

For those wishing to stay in Hannibal at the end of the evening, reservations can be made at the Best Western in Hannibal.  For more information, go to www.quincyblues.com.