January 2015

Thursday, January 29: Jan. 29: Byhalia Annual Awards Luncheon: 11:00 am Displays & Networking, 11:30 Buffet, 12:00 Program at Byhalia United Methodist Church.

Saturday, January 31: Jan. 31: Ocean Springs Night Parade Mardi Gras Parade: 7 p.m., downtown Ocean Springs

February 2015

Wednesday, February 04: Feb. 4-6: MEDC Winter Conference in Jackson: Make plans to join us for the 2015 Winter Conference, "Corporate Landscapes: The C-Level View" at the Hilton Jackson.

Thursday, February 12: Feb. 12: MMSA Board Meeting in Hernando: 10:30 a.m., Hampton Inn in Hernando.

Friday, February 13: Feb. 13: Ocean Springs Carnival Association’s Night Parade: 7 p.m. in downtown Ocean Springs

Tuesday, February 17: Feb. 15: The MSU Carl Small Town Center presents Design Cents in Jackson: Stuart C. Irby Design Studios, MSU School of Architecture in Jackson

Thursday, February 26: Feb. 26-March 1: Oxford Film Festival: The Oxford Film Festival is February 26-March 1, 2015

March 2015

Tuesday, March 17: March 17: St. Paddy’s Day Celebration Downtown, Uptown, All Around Town in Ocean Springs: 10 a.m. – until at participating restaurants, shops and galleries in Ocean Springs

Thursday, March 19: March 19: MS Main Street Legislative Breakfast in Jackson: At the State Capitol Rotunda in Jackson.

Saturday, March 21: March 21: Spring Palooza in Picayune: Downtown Picayune

Saturday, March 28: March 28-29: Picayune Spring Street Festival: Downtown Picayune

Saturday, March 28: March 28-29: Annual Herb, Garden & Art Festival in Ocean Springs: 9– 5 p.m. (Sat), 9-4 p.m. (Sun), downtown Ocean Springs

Monday, March 30: March 30-April 1: National Main Streets Conference in Atlanta: The 2015 National Main Streets Conference will be held in Atlanta, Georgia, March 30 - April 2. This year's theme is TEAM Main Street: Teamwork and Entrepreneurship across Main Street. The conference will be focused on bringing partners together to foster new ideas for building economic, financial, and business development successes on Main Street.

April 2015

Thursday, April 09: April 9: MMSA Board Meeting in Jackson: 10:30 a.m., Jackson.

Friday, April 24: April 24-25: 1699 Weekend of Discovery in Ocean Springs: Downtown Ocean Springs

May 2015

Thursday, May 14: May 14: Taste of Ocean Springs Food & Wine Festival: 6-8 p.m., Downtown Ocean Springs

Tuesday, May 19: May 19-20: Main Street Training in Cleveland: Main Street Training in Design.

June 2015

Thursday, June 04: June 4-7: Tupelo Elvis Festival in Tupelo: The Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association is excited to celebrate the 17th anniversary of the Tupelo Elvis Festival, which will be held June 4 - 7, 2015.

Saturday, June 06: June 6: Annual Red, White & Blueberry Festival in Ocean Springs: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., downtown Ocean Springs

Thursday, June 11: June 11: MMSA Board Meeting in Jackson: 10:30 a.m., Jackson.

Thursday, June 18: June 18: 26th Mississippi Main Street Annual Awards Luncheon: Old Capitol Inn in Jackson

Tuesday, June 30: June 30: Main Street 101 in Jackson: 101 Training for New Managers and Board Members.

July 2015

Friday, July 24: July 24-25: Annual July Sidewalk Sale in Ocean Springs: 10– 5 p.m., Downtown, uptown, all around town in Ocean Springs

August 2015

Thursday, August 13: Aug. 13: MMSA Board Meeting in Jackson: 10:30 a.m., Jackson.

September 2015

Saturday, September 05: Sept. 5: Artwalk 2015 in Ocean Springs: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Downtown Ocean Springs

Monday, September 14: Sept. 14-16: Destination Downtown in Little Rock, AR: Regional Main Street Conference hosted by Main Street Arkansas.

November 2015

Saturday, November 07: Nov. 7-8: 37th Annual Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival in Ocean Springs: 9-5 p.m., downtown Ocean Springs

December 2015

Thursday, December 03: Dec. 3: Annual Tree Lighting with Santa in Ocean Springs: 6-8 p.m., Marshall Park in downtown Ocean Springs

Friday, December 04: Dec. 4-5: Holiday Open House, Uptown, downtown, all around town in Ocean Springs: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Participating shops, restaurants, galleries in Ocean Springs

Thursday, December 10: Dec. 10: MMSA Board Meeting and Holiday Luncheon: 10:30 a.m., Fairview Inn in Belhaven.

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