Calendar

May 2015

Thursday, May 07: May 7, 14, 21, 28: Spring Hootenanny Hoedown in Old Towne Olive Branch: 7:00 pm-9:00 pm, Old Towne Main Street, Pigeon Roost Rd in Olive Branch


Monday, May 25: May 25: Memorial Day Parade in Vicksburg: The Memorial Day Parade of Veterans will travel north along Washington Street from Belmont to Jackson streets beginning at 10:00 a.m.


Wednesday, May 27: May 27-28: Main Street Design Training in Cleveland: Main Street Training in Design will be held May 27-28 at Studio 230 in downtown Cleveland (110 B South Court Street).


Saturday, May 30: May 30: Water Valley Farmers Market opens: Downtown Water Valley, Railroad Park from 8 to 11 a.m. under the big magnolia.


June 2015

Monday, June 01: June 1-2: Rural Tourism Technology Workshop: Leveling the Playing Field in West Point: Workshop sponsored by MSU Extension Service and Mississippi Main Street Association.
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Wednesday, June 03: June 3: Square Market Season opens in Batesville: Batesville Main Street is gearing up for the 2015 Square Market that will be held in downtown Batesville. The Square Market will officially open on Wednesday, June 3, 2015. Market operating hours this year will be 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.


Thursday, June 04: June 4-5: Mississippi Market Wholesale Show in Jackson: June 4, 2015 9 am - 7 pm and June 5, 2015 9 am - 2 pm at the Mississippi Trade Mart - 1200 Mississippi Street ~ Jackson, MS. The South's premier ORDER ONLY wholesale show has been bringing buyers and exhibitors together for 20 years.
https://www.mississippimarket.org/index.php

Thursday, June 04: June 4: Sounds of Summer in Columbus: Riverwalk in downtown Columbus. 7-9 p.m. Free concert series!


Thursday, June 04: June 4, 11, 18, 25: “Sunset on the Square” Summer Concert Series in Hernando: 7:00pm-9:00pm, Courthouse Square, 475 W. Commerce St in downtown Hernando


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.


Friday, June 05: June 5, 12, 19, 26: Rockin’ on the Roost Summer Concert Series in Olive Branch: 7:00pm-9:00pm, Olive Branch Old Towne Main Street, Pigeon Roost Rd in Olive Branch


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


Saturday, June 06: June 6: Blessing of the Fleet and Shrimp Festival in Biloxi: 10 a.m. - 10 p.m., Point Cadet Pavilion


Thursday, June 11: June 11-12: Preservation Boot Camp in Jackson: Jackson


Thursday, June 11: June 11-12: Mississippi Heritage Trust Board Meeting and Retreat in Natchez: Natchez


Thursday, June 11: June 11: Downtown Movie Night in Laurel: "Finding Nemo" at 8 p.m., Pinehurst Park in downtown Laurel


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


Saturday, June 13: June 13: Firefly Festival in Clinton: 6:00 - 10:00 p.m., Jefferson Street in Olde Towne Clinton.



Saturday, June 13: June 13: Madison County 17th Annual BBQ Cookoff in Canton: 6 a.m.-6 p.m., Canton Square


Sunday, June 14: June 14: Marshall County Relay for Lige, Holly Springs: Marshal County Fairgrounds


Thursday, June 18: June 18: 26th Mississippi Main Street Annual Awards Luncheon: 11:30 a.m., Old Capitol Inn in Jackson


Thursday, June 18: June 18: Summer Sounds in Columbus: Riverwalk in downtown Columbus. 7-9 p.m. Free concert series!


Thursday, June 18: June 18: Downtown Movie Night in Laurel: "How to Train your Dragon 2" at 8 p.m., Pinehurst Park in downtown Laurel


Thursday, June 18: June 18: Best of Canton: Vote May 1st-31st for Best of Canton! 2nd Annual Best of Canton Winners will be announced on June 18th, 2015 5:30—7:30 PM at the Multipurpose Complex Center.

http://www.canton-mississippi.com/bestofcanton

Saturday, June 20: June 20: Bonfire Orchestra in New Albany: 12-2 p.m., Downtown New Albany


Thursday, June 25: June 25-27: North Mississippi Hill Country Picnic in Holly Springs: Holly Springs


Thursday, June 25: June 25: Downtown Movie Night in Laurel: "Rio 2" at 8 p.m., Pinehurst Park in downtown Laurel


Friday, June 26: June 26-27: Hill Country Blues Picnic in Holly Springs: Holly Springs
http://www.nmshillcountrypicnic.com/

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


July 2015

Thursday, July 02: July 2: Biker’s Night in Holly Springs: Holly Springs


Thursday, July 02: July 2: Downtown Movie Night in Laurel: "Back to the Future" at 8 p.m., Pinehurst Park in downtown Laurel


Friday, July 03: July 3: Beasts, Bikers, Barbecue Festival in Holly Springs: Holly Springs


Thursday, July 09: July 9: Summer Sounds in Columbus: Riverwalk in downtown Columbus. 7-9 p.m. Free concert series!


Thursday, July 09: July 9: Downtown Movie Night in Laurel: 8 p.m., Pinehurst Park in downtown Laurel


Thursday, July 09: July 9-11: Slugburger Festival in Corinth: Downtown Corinth
https://www.facebook.com/slugburgerfestival?fref=ts

Thursday, July 16: July 16: Downtown Movie Night in Laurel: "Paddington" at 8 p.m., Pinehurst Park in downtown Laurel


Thursday, July 23: July 23: Summer Sounds in Columbus: Riverwalk in downtown Columbus. 7-9 p.m. Free concert series!


Thursday, July 23: July 23: Downtown Movie Night in Laurel: "Planes" at 8 p.m., Pinehurst Park in downtown Laurel


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



Thursday, July 30: July 30: Downtown Movie Night in Laurel: "Penguins of Madagascar" at 8 p.m., Pinehurst Park in downtown Laurel


August 2015

Saturday, August 01: Aug. 1: Quarterly Luncheon in Holly Springs: Holly Springs


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


Thursday, August 20: Aug. 20-21: Old School Arts Festival in Carthage: Carthage, MS


September 2015

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


Friday, September 11: Sept. 11-13: Hummingbird Festival in Holly Springs: Holly Springs


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


Saturday, September 19: Sept. 19: Cruzin’ Clinton Car Show in Clinton: 9 a.m., Mississippi College


October 2015

Thursday, October 01: Oct. 1-3: Hog Wild Festival in Corinth: Corinth


Saturday, October 10: Oct. 10: Fall for Clinton Market: 9 a.m., Jefferson Street in Olde Towne Clinton.


Thursday, October 15: Oct. 15-17: 24th Annual Booneville Fall Festival in Booneville: Historic downtown Booneville


Friday, October 23: October 23: Mississippi Heritage Trust 10 Most Endangered Places Party in Jackson: Jackson


Wednesday, October 28: Oct. 28-31: Fall Festival on the Square in Holly Springs: Holly Spring's Square


Saturday, October 31: Oct. 31: Boo Parade and Costume Contest in Booneville: The old Booneville Hardware building in historic downtown Booneville.


November 2015

Thursday, November 05: Nov. 5: Veterans Appreciation Luncheon in Booneville: 12 p.m., the old Booneville Hardware building in historic downtown Booneville


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

Tuesday, November 10: Nov. 10: Open House on the Square in Holly Springs: Holly Springs


Thursday, November 12: Nov. 12: Dinner at the Hardware in Booneville: 7 p.m., the old Booneville Hardware building in historic downtown Booneville


Saturday, November 14: Nov. 14: Business/Merchant Christmas Open House in Booneville: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., historic downtown Booneville


Saturday, November 14: Nov. 14: 8th Annual Holiday Market in Clinton: 9 a.m., Jefferson Street in Olde Towne Clinton.


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



Saturday, December 05: Dec. 5: Christmas Parade in Holly Springs: Holly Springs


Monday, December 07: Dec. 7: Booneville Christmas Parade in Booneville: 6 p.m., the Triangle area in historic downtown Booneville


Monday, December 07: Dec. 7: 3rd Annual Christmas Tree Lighting in Booneville: The Triangle area in historic downtown Booneville


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


Sunday, December 13: Dec. 13: Main Street Gala in Holly Springs: Holly Springs


January 2016

Wednesday, January 20: Jan. 20-21: 5th Annual Back Stage Pass Conference in Meridian: Regional Festival and Event Coordinators Conference at The MSU Riley Center in downtown Meridian.


February 2016

Tuesday, February 09: Feb. 9: MS Main Street Legislative Breakfast: 7:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m., State Capitol in Jackson, First Floor Rotunda


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