Calendar

April 2017

Thursday, April 20: Apr. 20: Art for the Park in Belhaven, Ms.: The next Art for the Park in Belhaven is set for April 20, 2017.


Monday, April 24: Apr. 24: Confederate Memorial Holiday MMSA Office Closed: Public Holiday


Tuesday, April 25: Apr. 25: Entrepreneur Center at MDA Presents the 2017 Spring Webinar Series: Business Modeling (Joe Donovan, The Entrepreneur Center director)


Thursday, April 27: Apr. 27: Brick Flick: A Series of Shorts in Clinton: 8 p.m.


Friday, April 28: Apr. 28: Big Band Night on the Brick Streets in Clinton: 8-10 p.m.


Friday, April 28: April 28: 1699 Historical Society’s Weekend of Discovery in Ocean Springs: April 28 & 29


Saturday, April 29: Apr. 29: Natchez Trace Festival in Kosciusko: Call Kosciusko Attala Partnership @(662)289-2981 for more information


May 2017

Monday, May 01: May 1-3: National Main Street NOW Conference in Pittsburgh, Pa.: In Pittsburgh, Pa.
http://www.preservationnation.org/main-street/training/conference/2017---pittsburgh/main-street-now-2017.html

Tuesday, May 02: May 2: Entrepreneur Center at MDA Presents the 2017 Spring Webinar Series: Minority Certification (Derek Finley, MDA)


Tuesday, May 02: May 2: Promotions Committee Meeting in Clinton: 5:30 PM


Thursday, May 04: May 4-5: Preservation Boot Camp in Jackson: Annual Preservation Conference of the MS Department of Archives & History at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building in Jackson, MS.


Friday, May 05: May 5: Market Street Festival in Columbus: May 5 & 6 in Columbus. We are accepting vendor applications for this year's festival now!! Please contact Main Street Columbus or visit http://www.marketstreetfestival.com for more information!!


Friday, May 05: May 5: Dinner and a Movie in Clinton: 6 p.m.


Friday, May 05: May 5: A Mississippi Shopping Trip in Jackson: May 5-6, 2017 at the Jackson Convention Complex


Friday, May 05: May 5: Que on the Yazoo in Greenwood: May 5 & 6


Saturday, May 06: May 6: Track of Art in Holly Springs: Holly Springs Depot


Saturday, May 06: May 6: Farmer’s Markey in Holly Springs: Will be held each Saturday until September 30th in Holly Springs.


Tuesday, May 09: May 9: Entrepreneur Center at MDA Presents the 2017 Spring Webinar Series: Social Media (Tim Mask, Maris West & Baker)


Thursday, May 11: May 11:  Taste of Ocean Springs Food & Wine Festival: 6:30-8:30 p.m. in downtown


Saturday, May 13: May 13: Relay for Life Cancer Celebration Tea in Picayune: http://www.picayunemainstreet.com


Saturday, May 13: May 13: Mingle & Move in New Albany: 6-10 p.m.
Enjoy great food and drink with Tallahatchie Gourmet, Bankhead Bicycle Club and Sugaree’s Bakery and music in The Basement
Tickets on sale soon.
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/pages/New-Albany-Main-Street-Association/124540244232626


Saturday, May 13: May 13: Make Mine Vintage Market & 6th Annual Cruise-In: 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.


Saturday, May 13: May 13: Restaurant Week in Ocean Springs: May 13-19


Saturday, May 13: May 13: Farmers’ Depot Opening in Tupelo: 2017 Market Hours:
Tuesday afternoon 3pm-6pm
Thursday morning 6am-12pm
Saturday morning 6am-12pm


Saturday, May 13: May 13: 46th Annual Gumtree Festival in Tupelo: May 13-14


Monday, May 15: May 15: Grand Opening of Summer Hitching Lot Farmer’s Market in Columbus: Mondays 4-6 p.m., Thursdays 7-10 a.m., Saturdays 7-10 a.m.


Thursday, May 18: May 18: General Membership Meeting in Picayune: http://www.picayunemainstreet.com


Thursday, May 18: May 18: Just The Girls in Clinton: More info soon!


Thursday, May 18: May 18: Olde Towne Trivia After Dark in Clinton: 8:30-10 p.m.



Friday, May 19: May 19: Dinner and a Movie in Clinton: Dinner at 6:30 p.m., Movie at 8 p.m.


Friday, May 19: May 19-20: Springfest in Batesville: Annual Music Festival in downtown Batesville.


Friday, May 19: May 19: Native Plant Sale in Holly Springs: Strawberry Plains Audubon Center


Monday, May 29: May 29: Memorial Day and Jefferson Davis’ Birthday MMSA Office Closed: Public Holiday


June 2017

Thursday, June 01: June 1: 2017 Elvis Festival in Tupelo: It will be held Thursday June 1- Sunday June 4.


Thursday, June 01: June 1: Festival South in Hattiesburg: June 1-18, 2017. Event calendar: http://www.festivalsouth.org/events/calendar-view


Thursday, June 01: June 1: Sounds of Summer in Columbus: 7-9 p.m. on the Columbus Riverwalk


Thursday, June 01: June 1: Elvis Festival in Tupelo: June 1-4, 2017 Visit website for more information tupeloelvisfestival.com


Saturday, June 03: June 3: Blessing of the Fleet Festival in Biloxi: 2017 Blessing of the Fleet Festival
Biloxi Main Street Association


Saturday, June 03: June 3: Red, White, & Blueberry Festival in Ocean Springs: 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. in downtown


Thursday, June 08: June 8-9: ListenUp! Conference in Cleveland: Mississippi Heritage Trust Annual Conference in Cleveland, MS.


Thursday, June 08: Jun. 8: MMSA Board Meeting in Jackson: 10:30 a.m.


Saturday, June 10: June 10: 5th Annual Hattiesburg Craft Beer Festival: Saturday, June 10, 2017, 5-8pm at the Town Square Park. Tickets on sale!


Thursday, June 15: June 15: Sounds of Summer in Columbus: 7-9 p.m. on the Columbus Riverwalk


Thursday, June 15: June 15: Annual Awards Luncheon in Jackson: Celebrating award-winning projects, events and individuals in our Mississippi Main Street Communities. 11:30 a.m., Old Capitol Inn in Jackson.


Friday, June 16: June 16: - Juneteenth Celebration in Holly Springs: Holly Springs Tourism


Thursday, June 22: June 22: North MS Country Blues Picnic in Holly Springs: North MS Country Blues Picnic


Thursday, June 29: June 29: Kick off for Bikers Night in Blues Alley & City Fireworks Celebration in Holly Springs: HSMSC/City of Holly Springs


Thursday, June 29: June 29: Sounds of Summer in Columbus: 7-9 p.m. on the Columbus Riverwalk


July 2017

Sunday, July 02: July 2: Restaurant Week in Holly Springs: July 2-16, 2017 in Holly Springs


Tuesday, July 04: July 4: Independence Day MMSA Office Closed: Public Holiday


Thursday, July 06: July 6: Bikers Night in Blues Alley in Holly Springs: Every Thursday in Holly Springs


Thursday, July 13: July 13: Sounds of Summer in Columbus: 7-9 p.m. on the Columbus Riverwalk


Thursday, July 13: July 13: Bikers Night in Blues Alley in Holly Springs: Every Thursday in Holly Springs


Saturday, July 15: July 15: Ida B Wells Barnette Birthday Celebration: Holly Springs


Tuesday, July 18: July 18: Christmas in July in Picayune: July 18, 19, & 20 http://www.picayunemainstreet.com


Thursday, July 20: July 20: Bikers Night in Blues Alley in Holly Springs: Every Thursday of July in Holly Springs


Friday, July 21: July 21:Annual July Sidewalk Sale in Ocean Spring: 10-5 p.m. downtown, uptown, all around town July 21 & 22


Thursday, July 27: July 27: Bikers Night in Blues Alley in Holly Springs: Every Thursday of July in Holly Springs


August 2017

Thursday, August 03: Aug. 3: Bikers Night in Blues Alley in Holly Springs: Every Thursday in August


Tuesday, August 08: Aug. 8: Fall Fashion Frenzy/Membership Drive in Picayune: http://www.picayunemainstreet.com


Tuesday, August 08: Aug. 8: MMSA Board Meeting in Jackson: 10:30 a.m.


Thursday, August 10: Aug. 10: Bikers Night in Blues Alley in Holly Springs: Every Thursday in August


Thursday, August 17: Aug. 17: Bikers Night in Blues Alley in Holly Springs: Every Thursday in August


Thursday, August 24: Aug. 24: Bikers Night in Blues Alley in Holly Springs: Every Thursday in August


Thursday, August 31: Aug. 31: Bikers Night in Blues Alley in Holly Springs: Every Thursday of August


September 2017

Saturday, September 02: Sept. 2: Artwalk in Ocean Springs: 10-4 p.m. in downtown


Saturday, September 02: Sept. 2: 2nd Annual Cam-Fest in Holly Springs: Sept. 2 & 3. Tourism and Main Street


Monday, September 04: Sept. 4: Labor Day: Public Holiday


Friday, September 08: Sept. 8: Strawberry Plains Hummingbird Migration Celebration in Holly Springs: Sept. 8-10, 2017


Saturday, September 09: Sept. 9: Fall Sidewalk Sale in Picayune: http://www.picayunemainstreet.com


Monday, September 11: Sept. 11-13: Destination Downtown in Gulfport: Regional Main Street Conference presented by Mississippi Main Street in partnership with Main Street Arkansas and Louisiana Main Street.


Thursday, September 28: Sept. 28: Art Walk in Downtown Columbus: 5:30-7:30 p.m.


October 2017

Sunday, October 01: Oct. 1 Cruisin’ the Coast in Ocean Springs: October 1-8


Thursday, October 12: Oct. 12 Blues & Heritage VIP Party in Picayune: http://www.picayunemainstreet.com


Thursday, October 12: Oct. 12: MMSA Board Meeting in Jackson: 10:30 a.m.


Thursday, October 19: Oct. 19: Woman’s Day Expo in Holly Springs: BACC/HSMSC


Saturday, October 21: Oct. 21: Blues & Heritage Festival Event in Picayune: http://www.picayunemainstreet.com


Saturday, October 28: Oct. 28: Fall into Holly Fun Day in Holly Springs: HS Tourism


Tuesday, October 31: Oct. 31 Trick or Treat Down the Street in Ocean Springs: 6-8 p.m. in downtown


Tuesday, October 31: Oct. 31: Trick or Treat on the Historic Square in Holly Springs: HSMSC


November 2017

Friday, November 03: Nov. 3: Downtown Christmas Open House in Columbus: November 3, 4, & 5. Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday 1-5 p.m.


Saturday, November 04: Nov. 4: Fall Street Festival in Picayune: Nov. 4 & 5 http://www.picayunemainstreet.com


Saturday, November 04: Nov. 4 Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival in Ocean Springs: Nov. 4 & 5 in downtown 9-5 p.m.


Friday, November 10: Nov. 10: - Rust College Founders Day Celebration and Parade in Holly Springs: Nov. 10 & 12 at Rust College


Saturday, November 11: Nov. 11: Christmas Open House in Picayune: http://www.picayunemainstreet.com


Saturday, November 11: Nov. 11 Veteran’s Day MMSA Office Closed: Public Holiday


Tuesday, November 14: Nov. 14: Holiday Open House in Holly Springs: HSMSC


Saturday, November 18: Nov. 18 Holiday Farmer’s Market in Columbus: Downtown Columbus 9 a.m. to noon.


Thursday, November 23: Nov. 23 Thanksgiving Day MMSA Office Closed: Public Holiday


Saturday, November 25: Nov. 25: Small Business Saturday in Picayune: http://www.picayunemainstreet.com


Monday, November 27: Nov. 27: City Christmas Tree Lighting in Downtown Columbus: 5:30-7 p.m.


Thursday, November 30: Nov. 30: Late Nite Shopping in Picayune: http://www.picayunemainstreet.com


December 2017

Friday, December 01: Dec. 1: Shop by Candlelight/ Christmas on the Rails: http://www.picayunemainstreet.com


Friday, December 01: Dec. 1: Wassail Fest in Columbus: 5-8 p.m.


Friday, December 01: Dec. 1: Christmas Home Tour in Holly Springs: Dec. 1-3 at Marshall County Historical Museum


Saturday, December 02: Dec. 2: Tracks of Generals & Generals Cup in Holly Springs: At Holly Springs MS Depot


Sunday, December 03: Dec. 3: Annual Christmas Parade in Holly Springs: HSMSC


Sunday, December 03: Dec. 3: Belles and Books Tea in Holly Springs: There will be two seatings.


Sunday, December 03: Dec. 3: Restaurant Week in Holly Springs: Dec. 3-12, 2017


Monday, December 04: Dec. 4: Columbus Christmas Parade: 7 p.m.


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