January 2017

Thursday, January 19: Jan. 19: Olde Towne After Dark Trivia in Clinton: Join us at 303 Jefferson from 8:30 to 10:00 p.m.

Thursday, January 19: Jan. 19: Annual Chamber Awards Luncheon in Byhalia: 11 a.m., The Flame / Byhalia United Methodist Church in Byhalia.

Thursday, January 19: Jan. 19: Historic Downtown Hattiesburg Annual Luncheon: 11:30 a.m., Historic Train Depot in downtown Hattiesburg

Wednesday, January 25: Jan. 25: Main Street 101 in Vicksburg: 1-4 p.m., Vicksburg Convention Center. For new Main Street directors and board members (or seasoned directors who would like a refresher course!).

Thursday, January 26: January 26-27: Back Stage Pass in Vicksburg: Kick off Mississippi's celebration of our Bicentennial anniversary in historic downtown Vicksburg with friends from Mississippi Main Street, Visit Mississippi, Mississippi Arts Commission and more! Hear from dynamic presenters on fresh topics pertaining to festivals and events. Learn how to plan quality events with a purpose! For new and experienced event planners.

February 2017

Wednesday, February 01: Feb. 1-3: MEDC Legislative Conference: Jackson, MS

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

Saturday, February 11: Feb. 11: Chili Cook Off in Laurel: Downtown Laurel

Thursday, February 16: Feb. 16: Just the Girls & Olde Towne After Dark Trivia in Clinton: Ladies' Lunch and demonstration in Olde Towne Clinton followed by Smarty Pants Trivia for everyone in the evening!

Saturday, February 18: Feb. 18: The River Revelers’ Masked Ball in Vicksburg: 6:30 p.m.- 12 a.m., downtown Vicksburg.

Saturday, February 18: Feb. 18: 9th Annual Krewe of Little Rascals Parade in Pascagoula: 1 p.m., downtown Pascagoula

March 2017

Tuesday, March 07: March 7: Hernando Main Street Chamber Quarterly Luncheon: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Hernando

Saturday, March 11: March 11: Grillin’ on the Green in Biloxi: The day long festival is scheduled for Saturday, March 11, 2017 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm on Biloxi’s Town Green.

Friday, March 17: March 17: St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Pascagoula: Downtown Pascagoula. Hosted by O'Blarney Society & Main Street Pascagoula

Monday, March 20: March 20-21: Main Street Directors’ Retreat in Canton: A Main Street Director's favorite! Roundtable discussions, focus groups and visit with Main Street experts all in a relaxed setting at the Gray Center in Canton.

April 2017

Thursday, April 13: Apr. 13: MMSA Board Meeting in Jackson: 10:30 a.m.

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.

Saturday, April 22: April 22: 3rd Annual County Line Music Festival in historic downtown Baldwyn: 3rd Annual County Line Music Festival in historic downtown Baldwyn.

May 2017

Monday, May 01: May 1-3: National Main Street NOW Conference in Pittsburgh, Pa.: In Pittsburgh, Pa.

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

June 2017

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.

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.

August 2017

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

September 2017

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.

October 2017

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

December 2017

Thursday, December 14: Dec. 14: MMSA Board Meeting in Jackson: 10:30 a.m.

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