June 2016

Thursday, June 30: Sunset on the Square Summer Concert Series: Hernando, MS 7-9 p.m.

Thursday, June 30: June 30: Kick Off for Biker’s Night in Blues Alley in Holly Springs: Huge fireworks show sponsored by the City of Holly Springs and Contract Fabricators, Inc. Live music and vendors.

July 2016

Friday, July 01: Picnic and Parade Around the Square: Hernando, MS 7 p.m.

Thursday, July 07: July 7-9: Slugburger Festival in Corinth: Downtown Corinth

Thursday, July 07: Sounds of Summer: Columbus Riverwalk 7-9 P.M.

Wednesday, July 13: CHRISTMAS IN JULY: July 13-15 Picayune, MS

Saturday, July 16: July 16: Ida B. Wells Birthday Celebration in Holly Springs: Tours and Presentations held at the Ida B. Wells Museum in Holly Springs.

Thursday, July 21: Sounds of Summer: Columbus Riverwalk 7-9 P.M.

Friday, July 22: Annual July Sidewalk Sale: July 22-23 from 10-5 p.m. downtown, uptown, Ocean Springs

August 2016

Saturday, August 06: Aug. 6: Ramcat Rhythm & Brews in Greenwood: The 3rd Annual craft and homebrew beer event in downtown Greenwood.

Thursday, August 11: Aug. 11: MMSA Board Meeting: 10:30 a.m., Jackson

Saturday, August 13: FASHION SHOW/ MEMBERSHIP DRIVE: Picayune, MS

September 2016

Thursday, September 01: Art Walk Downtown: 5:30 P.M. - 7:30 P.M. Columbus,MS

Saturday, September 03: SIDEWALK SALE-  Rock &ArtWalk: Picayune, MS

Saturday, September 03: Art Walk : 10-4 p.m. in downtown Ocean Springs

Monday, September 12: Sept. 12-14: Destination Downtown in Ruston, LA: Annual tri-state Main Street conference with Main Street Arkansas and Louisiana Main Street. This is considered a Main Street Four Point Training.

Sunday, September 18: Sept. 18-20: MS Governor’s Conference on Tourism: Location TBA.

Thursday, September 29: Sept. 29-Oct. 1: Hog Wild Festival in Corinth: Downtown Corinth

October 2016

Saturday, October 01: Oct. 1: 37th Annual Okeelala Festival & Car Show in Baldwyn: 37th Annual Okeelala Festival & Car Show Saturday, October 1, 2016, at Latimer Park in Baldwyn, MS. Arts, music, car show, 5K and more festival fun.

Sunday, October 02: Crusin the Coast: October 2-9

Thursday, October 13: Oct. 13: MMSA Board Meeting: 10:30 a.m., Jackson


Wednesday, October 26: Oct. 26: Main Street 101 in Bay Saint Louis: 1-4 p.m., at the Hollywood Casino in Bay Saint Louis. For new Main Street directors and board members.

Thursday, October 27: Oct. 27-28: Main Street Organization Training in Bay St. Louis: Quarterly Main Street training at the Hollywood Casino in Bay St. Louis, MS.

Thursday, October 27: Oct. 27: Films on Fillmore in Corinth: Downtown Corinth

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

November 2016

Friday, November 04: Nov. 4-5: Grand Illumination & Holiday Open House in Corinth: Downtown Corinth

Friday, November 04: Downtown Christmas Open House: November 4, 5, & 6, Columbus MS

Saturday, November 05: FALL STREET FESTIVAL: November 5-6 Picayune, MS

Saturday, November 05: Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival: November 5-6 from 9-5 p.m. in downtown Ocean Springs

Monday, November 07: Nov. 7: Holly Springs Holiday Open House: Promotes businesses in the downtown district for the Christmas season.


Thursday, November 17: Nov. 17: Celebrate Corinth: Downtown Corinth

Saturday, November 19: Holiday Farmers’ Market: Columbus, MS. 9:00 a.m.-Noon

Saturday, November 26: Nov. 26: Small Business Saturday: A day to support and celebrate small businesses across the country. Shop local!

Monday, November 28: Columbus City Christmas Tree Lighting: 5:30 P.M. - 7 P.M.

December 2016

Thursday, December 01: Annual Tree Lighting with Santa: from 6-8 pm in Marshall Park (Ocean Springs)

Friday, December 02: Holiday Open House in Ocean Springs: December 2-3 downtown, uptown Ocean Springs from 10-5 p.m

Friday, December 02: Columbus Wassail Fest: 5-8 P.M.

Saturday, December 03: Dec. 3: Cookies with Santa in Holly Springs: Cookies with Santa in the morning and Christmas Parade in the evening.

Saturday, December 03: Dec. 3: Corinth-Alcorn Christmas Parade: Downtown Corinth

Thursday, December 08: Dec. 8: MMSA Board Meeting: 10:30 a.m., Jackson


Saturday, December 17: Columbus Christmas Parade: 7 P.M.

Saturday, December 31: Dec. 31: New Year’s Eve Ball Drop in Holly Springs: Holly Springs

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