Calendar

May 2018

Saturday, May 26: May 26: Hands on Building Day for “START” in Water Valley: Hands on American Institute for Architects Day


Thursday, May 31: May 31: Farm to Table Dinner at Cedar Hill Farm in Hernando: An event highlighting local chefs and local farmers. 6:30 p.m., Wine and Cheese. 7 p.m., Dinner.


June 2018

Friday, June 01: June 1: Downtown Block Party in Water Valley: In the evening at 200 N. Main Street


Saturday, June 02: June 2-3: 89th Annual Blessing of the Fleet and Shrimp Festival: Shrimp-N-Boots 5k GLOW Run-Saturday, June 2, 2018; Fais Do-Do and Coronation of the Shrimp King and Queen – Saturday, June 2, 2018; and Blessing of the Fleet – Sunday, June 3, 2018 in Biloxi.



Saturday, June 02: June 2: 10th Annual BACMS Sounds of Summer Festival in Byhalia: 4 p.m.- 10 p.m.; Byhalia Town Hall Grounds
http://www.byhalia-ms.com/

Saturday, June 02: June 2: Red, White & Blueberry Festival in Ocean Springs: 10-2 p.m., downtown Ocean Springs
http://www.oceanspringschamber.com

Tuesday, June 05: June 5: Movie Night in Senatobia: Free movies in Gabbert Park, Senatobia; Every Tuesday in June; 662-562-8715
facebook.com/SenatobiaMainStreet

Wednesday, June 06: June 6-10: Tupelo Elvis Festival: Downtown Tupelo
http://www.tupeloelvisfestival.com

Wednesday, June 06: June 6-7: MHT ListenUp! Conference: The Mississippi Heritage Trust Annual State Preservation Conference. Location TBA.


Thursday, June 07: June 7: Sounds of Summer in Columbus: 7 p.m.- 9 p.m., Columbus Riverwalk
https://www.columbusmainstreet.com/

Thursday, June 07: June 7: Sunset on the Square in Hernando: Free concerts on the courthouse lawn; Every Thursday in June; 7 p.m.-9 p.m.
hernandoms.org

Thursday, June 07: June 7: Sunset on the Square in Hernando: 7-9 p.m., Free concert featuring Truck Patch Revival.
http://www.hernandoms.org

Tuesday, June 12: June 12: Movie Night in Senatobia: Free Movies in Gabbert Park, Senatobia; Every Tuesday in June; 662-562-8715
facebook.com/SenatobiaMainStreet

Thursday, June 14: June 14: Sunset on the Square in Hernando: Free concerts on the courthouse lawn; Every Thursday in June; 7 p.m.-9 p.m.
hernandoms.org

Thursday, June 14: June 14: Sunset on the Square in Hernando: 7-9 p.m., Free concert featuring Mississippi Stomp.
http://www.hernandoms.org

Monday, June 18: June 18-20: Preservation Toolkit Workshop in Greenwood: Learn about the fundamental principles of historic preservation and real estate finance; to register the Mississippi Heritage Trust call (601) 345-0200 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


Monday, June 18: June 18: Miss Mississippi Parade in Vicksburg: Miss Mississippi Parade
downtownvicksburg.org

Tuesday, June 19: June 19: Movie Night in Senatobia: Free Movies in Gabbert Park, Senatobia; Every Tuesday in June; 662-562-8715
facebook.com/SenatobiaMainStreet

Wednesday, June 20: June 20-23: Miss Mississippi Pageant in Vicksburg: Miss Mississippi Pageant in Vicksburg
downtownvicksburg.org

Thursday, June 21: June 21: Sounds of Summer in Columbus: 7 p.m.- 9 p.m., Columbus Riverwalk
https://www.columbusmainstreet.com/

Thursday, June 21: June 21: Sunset on the Square in Hernando: Free concerts on the courthouse lawn; Every Thursday in June; 7 p.m.-9 p.m.
hernandoms.org

Thursday, June 21: June 21: Downtown at Sundown in Starkville: Summer Concert Series; Free concert once a month!
visit.starkville.org

Thursday, June 21: June 21: Sunset on the Square in Hernando: 7-9 p.m., free concert featuring Young Petty Thieves.
http://www.hernandoms.org

Thursday, June 21: June 21: Annual Awards of Excellence Luncheon in Jackson: The 29th Annual Awards of Excellence Luncheon will be held at 11:30 am. at the Old Capitol Inn in Downtown Jackson.


Tuesday, June 26: June 26: Movie Night in Senatobia: Free Movies in Gabbert Park, Senatobia; Every Tuesday in June; 662-562-8715
facebook.com/SenatobiaMainStreet

Thursday, June 28: June 28: Sunset on the Square in Hernando: Free concerts on the courthouse lawn; Every Thursday in June; 7 p.m.-9 p.m.
hernandoms.org

Thursday, June 28: June 28: Sunset on the Square in Hernando: 7-9 p.m., Free concert featuring Twin Soul.
http://www.hernandoms.org

July 2018

Wednesday, July 11: July 11-13: Christmas in July in Picayune: Merchants have special drawings and sales during the 3-Day Event; Santa and MS Claus Visit from the Bahamas
http://www.picayunemainstreet.com

Wednesday, July 11: July 11-13: MEDC Summer Conference in Biloxi: MEDC Summer Conference in Biloxi.
http://medc.ms/events

Thursday, July 12: July 12: Sounds of Summer in Columbus: 7 p.m.- 9 p.m., Columbus Riverwalk
https://www.columbusmainstreet.com/

Thursday, July 19: July 19: Downtown at Sundown in Starkville: Summer Concert Series; Free concert once a month!
visit.starkville.org

Saturday, July 21: July 21-22: July Sidewalk Sale in Ocean Springs: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., downtown, uptown, all around town in Ocean Springs
http://www.oceanspringschamber.com

Wednesday, July 25: July 25-27: Preservation Toolkit Workshop in Gulfport: Learn about the fundamental principles of historic preservation and real estate finance; to register the Mississippi Heritage Trust call (601) 345-0200 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


Thursday, July 26: July 26: Sounds of Summer in Columbus: 7 p.m.- 9 p.m., Columbus Riverwalk
https://www.columbusmainstreet.com/

Thursday, July 26: July 26: BACMS Membership Meeting in Byhalia: Luncheon Partner: Northcentral Electric Power; Northcentral Electric Power, Olive Branch
http://www.byhalia-ms.com/

August 2018

Thursday, August 16: August 16: Business & Chamber “Kick Around” in Byhalia: 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.
http://www.byhalia-ms.com/

Thursday, August 16: Aug. 16: Downtown at Sundown in Starkville: Summer Concert Series; Free concert once a month!
visit.starkville.org

Wednesday, August 22: Aug. 22-24: Preservation Toolkit Workshop in Pascagoula: Learn about the fundamental principles of historic preservation and real estate finance; to register the Mississippi Heritage Trust call (601) 345-0200 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


September 2018

Saturday, September 01: Sept. 1: Artwalk in Ocean Springs: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., downtown Ocean Springs
http://www.oceanspringschamber.com

Saturday, September 01: Sept. 1: Prairie Arts Festival in West Point: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in historic downtown West Point, Mississippi.
http://www.prairieartsfestival.org

Thursday, September 06: Sept. 6: 23rd Annual White Oak Classic Golf Tournament in Byhalia: Kirkwood National, Holly Springs
http://www.byhalia-ms.com/

Monday, September 10: Sept. 10-12: Destination Downtown in Eureka Springs, AR: Main Street tri-state conference with MS, AR and LA.


Thursday, September 20: Sept. 20- Oct. 7: Cruisin the Coast: Along the Mississippi Gulf Coast
http://www.cruisinthecoast.com

Friday, September 21: Sept. 21-22: Water Tower Festival in Hernando: Main Street festival in downtown Hernando.
http://www.hernandoms.org

Thursday, September 27: Sept. 27: Art Walk Downtown in Columbus: 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m., Downtown Columbus
https://www.columbusmainstreet.com/

Friday, September 28: Sept. 28: Ale Trail in Tupelo: Downtown Tupelo
http://www.tupelomainstreet.com

October 2018

Thursday, October 04: Oct. 4-7: Cruisin’ the Coast Ocean Springs: 5 p.m.-9 p.m., downtown Ocean Springs
http://www.oceanspringschamber.com

Friday, October 12: Oct. 12: 19th Annual Chili Festival in Tupelo: Downtown Tupelo
http://www.tupelomainstreet.com

Friday, October 19: Oct. 19-20: Blues and Heritage Festival in Picayune: Historic Downtown Picayune
https://picayunemainstreet.com

Friday, October 19: Oct. 19-20: 11th Annual Blues, Music, & Sidewalk Sale In Historic Downtown Picayune MS: 11th Annual Blues, Music, & Sidewalk Sale In Historic Downtown Picayune MS
http://www.picayunemainstreet.com

Friday, October 26: Oct. 26: Byhalia Area Chamber of Commerce 30th Anniversary Celebration: Location TBD
http://www.byhalia-ms.com/

Wednesday, October 31: Oct. 31: Trick or Treat Down the Street in Ocean Springs: 6-8 p.m., downtown Ocean Springs
http://www.oceanspringschamber.com

November 2018

Friday, November 02: Nov. 2-4: Downtown Christmas Open House in Columbus: Friday & Saturday 10 a.m.- 5 p.m., Sunday 1 p.m.- 5 p.m., Downtown Columbus
https://www.columbusmainstreet.com/

Saturday, November 03: Nov. 3-4: Picayune Fall Festival: Downtown Picayune
http://www.onlyinyourstate.com/mississippi/10-of-the-best-street-fairs-in-ms/

Saturday, November 03: Nov. 3-4: Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival in Ocean Springs: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., downtown Ocean Springs
http://www.oceanspringschamber.com

Saturday, November 03: Nov. 3-4: 48th Bi-Annual Fall Street Festival In Historic Downtown Picayune: Nov. 3rd 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Nov. 4th 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Historic Downtown Picayune MS 39466
http://www.picayunemainstreet.com

Saturday, November 10: Nov. 10: Pigskins in the Park in Tupelo: Tupelo
http://www.tupelomainstreet.com

Thursday, November 15: Nov. 15: Membership Meeting in Byhalia: Luncheon Partners: State Legislators; Town Hall Community Building
http://www.byhalia-ms.com/

Saturday, November 17: Nov. 17: Holiday Farmers’ Market in Columbus: 9 a.m.- Noon
https://www.columbusmainstreet.com/

Sunday, November 18: Nov. 18: Holiday Open House in Tupelo: 12 p.m.- 4 p.m., Downtown Tupelo
http://www.tupelomainstreet.com

Monday, November 26: Nov. 26: City Christmas Tree Lighting in Columbus: 5:30 p.m.- 7 p.m., Downtown Columbus
https://www.columbusmainstreet.com/

Friday, November 30: Nov. 30: Reed’s Annual Christmas Parade in Tupelo: Downtown Tupelo
http://www.tupelomainstreet.com

December 2018

Monday, December 03: Dec. 3: Columbus Christmas Parade: 7 p.m., Downtown Columbus
https://www.columbusmainstreet.com/

Thursday, December 06: Dec. 6-14: “Fred the Elf” Journey in Byhalia: Location TBD
http://www.byhalia-ms.com/

Thursday, December 06: Dec. 6: Annual Tree Lighting with Santa in Ocean Springs: 6 p.m.-8 p.m., Marshall Park
http://www.oceanspringschamber.com

Friday, December 07: Dec. 7: Downtown Wassail Fest in Columbus: 5 p.m.- 8 p.m., Downtown Columbus
https://www.columbusmainstreet.com/

Friday, December 07: Dec. 7-8: Holiday Open House in Ocean Springs: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., downtown, uptown, all around town in Ocean Springs
http://www.oceanspringschamber.com

Friday, December 07: Dec. 7: Shop by Candlelight & Christmas on the Rails in Picayune: Downtown Picayune
http://www.picayunemainstreet.com

Saturday, December 08: Dec. 8: Visits with Santa at The Gazebo in Byhalia: 4:30 p.m. Brunswick Ave., Christmas Parade at 6:30 p.m.; Sponsor: Town of Byhalia (662)838-2135
http://www.byhalia-ms.com/

Monday, December 10: Dec. 10-17: “Remember a Member” Chamber Business Promotion in Byhalia: In Byhalia
http://www.byhalia-ms.com/

Friday, December 14: Dec. 14: “Light Up The Town” Lighting Contest in Byhalia: Sponsor: Byhalia Garden Club & Byhalia Area Chamber Main Street
http://www.byhalia-ms.com/

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