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September 2016

Thursday, September 29: Sept. 29: Art Walk Downtown in Columbus: 5:30-7:30 p.m., downtown Columbus


Thursday, September 29: Sept. 29 A Step Back in Time in Kosciusko, Ms.: Sept. 29 A Step Back in Time event in Kosciusko, Ms.


Thursday, September 29: Sept. 29-Oct. 1: Hog Wild Festival in Corinth: Downtown Corinth
https://www.facebook.com/mainstcorinth/

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.
https://www.facebook.com/baldwyn.chamber?fref=ts

Saturday, October 01: Oct. 1: Showoff on the Square in Batesville: 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Batesville Square


Saturday, October 01: Oct. 1: Bricks & Spokes in Vicksburg: 8 a.m., Choose from 10, 30, 50 and 62 mile routes going across the Old MS River Bridge.


Saturday, October 01: Oct. 1: Loblolly Festival in Laurel: Downtown Laurel
http://www.laurelmainstreet.com

Saturday, October 01: Oct. 1: Oktoberfest in Carthage: Oktoberfest returns to the Carthage Coliseum, October 1st from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., bring back one of Central Mississippi’s oldest indoor arts and crafts shows.


Saturday, October 01: Oct. 1, Pumpkins in the Park in Belhaven, Ms.: Join us Saturday, October 1 at Belhaven Park on Poplar Street for Pumpkins in the Park!!!


Sunday, October 02: Crusin the Coast: October 2-9
http://www.cruisinthecoast.com

Thursday, October 06: Oct. 6 Main Street annual meeting in Greenwood, Ms.: Oct. 6 Main Street annual meeting in Greenwood, Ms.


Friday, October 07: Oct. 7-8: Watertower Festival/Front Porch Jubilee in Hernando: Hernando, MS


Friday, October 07: Oct. 7-8: Octoberfest in Cleveland: A Different Kind of Festival in Downtown Cleveland.
http://www.clevelandmainstreet.com

Friday, October 07: Oct. 7: Tupelo Chili Festival: Downtown Tupelo
http://www.tupelomainstreet.com

Saturday, October 08: Oct. 8: Downtown Art Crawl in Water Valley: Downtown Water Valley


Saturday, October 08: Oct. 8: Olde Towne Market in Clinton: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Olde Towne Clinton
http://www.clintonms.org/market

Thursday, October 13: Save the Date: Oct. 13-14 Leveraging Cultural Tourism For Community Development in Cleveland, MS.
http://gcd.msucares.com/cultural-tourism

Thursday, October 13: Oct. 13-15, Plein Air Greenwood in Greenwood, Ms.: Oct. 13-15, Plein Air Greenwood in Greenwood, Ms.
http://www.greenwoodms.com/DocumentCenter/View/150

Saturday, October 15: Oct. 15: Halloween on the Square: Historic Square in Hernando


Saturday, October 15: Oct. 15: Autumn Arts Festival in Kosciusko: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Historic Court Square
http://www.kapartnership.org

Monday, October 17: Oct. 17-18: MMSA Board Retreat in Greenwood: Downtown Greenwood


Thursday, October 20: Oct. 20: Hit the Bricks in Vicksburg, Ms.: Hit the Bricks will be on October 20th in Vicksburg, Mississippi from 5:00-7:30 p.m. The Fall Fashion Show will begin at 6:00 p.m.
There will be an art walk and wine & appetizer pairings. An evening of shopping and dining in downtown Vicksburg!


Saturday, October 22: BLUES & HERITAGE FESTIVAL/ GPAC FALL STORYBOOK FEST: Picayune, MS
http://www.picayunemainstreet.com

Sunday, October 23: Oct. 23 & 25: Biloxi Cemetery Tour in Biloxi, Ms.: The 10th annual Old Biloxi Cemetery Tour is scheduled for Sunday October 23 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and then the tour repeats on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. For more information, please contact the Biloxi Main Street Office at 228-435-6339.


Wednesday, October 26: Oct. 26: MEC’s 15th Annual Hobnob Mississippi: At the Mississippi Coliseum in 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.


Wednesday, October 26: Oct. 26-28: Main Street Organization Training in Bay St. Louis: Quarterly Main Street training focusing on Organization at the Hollywood Casino in Bay St. Louis, MS.


Thursday, October 27: Oct. 27: Films on Fillmore in Corinth: Downtown Corinth
https://www.facebook.com/mainstcorinth/?fref=ts

Friday, October 28: Oct. 28: Pumpkinpalooza in Starkville: Downtown Starkville
visit.starkville.org

Saturday, October 29: Oct. 29: Scare on the Square in Batesville: Trick or Trunk on the Square in Batesville


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


Monday, October 31: Oct. 31: Sweets and Treats on Main Street in Carthage: Join The Main Street Chamber of Leake County for the 6th annual Sweets and Treats on Main Street, Monday Night October 31st from 5:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., around the Courthouse Square in Carthage.


November 2016

Friday, November 04: Nov. 4-5: Grand Illumination & Holiday Open House in Corinth: Downtown Corinth
https://www.facebook.com/mainstcorinth/

Friday, November 04: Downtown Christmas Open House: November 4, 5, & 6, Columbus MS
http://www.columbusmainstreet.com

Saturday, November 05: FALL STREET FESTIVAL: November 5-6 Picayune, MS
http://www.picayunemainstreet.com

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

Sunday, November 06: Nov. 6, Community wide Christmas Open House in Kosciusko, Ms.: Nov. 6, Community wide Christmas Open House in Kosciusko, Ms.


Sunday, November 06: Nov. 6: Community Yard Sale in Kosciusko, Ms.: Nov. 6: Community Yard Sale in Kosciusko, Ms.


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


Saturday, November 12: Nov. 12: Senatobia Christmas Open House & Bazaar: Shop locally by kicking-off your holiday buying in downtown Senatobia at the Senatobia Christmas Open House and Bazaar.


Sunday, November 13: Nov. 13: Hernando Christmas Open House in Hernando, Ms.: The Hernando Christmas Open House will be held in Hernando, Mississippi on November 13 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.


Thursday, November 17: GENERAL MEMBERSHIP DRIVE /BOARD NOMINATION: Picayune, MS
http://www.picayunemainstreet.com

Thursday, November 17: Nov. 17: Celebrate Corinth: Downtown Corinth
https://www.facebook.com/mainstcorinth/

Friday, November 18: Nov. 18-Dec. 23: Polar Express Train Ride departing Batesville: Train departs from downtown Batesville.
http://www.grenadapolarexpressride.com

Saturday, November 19: Holiday Farmers’ Market: Columbus, MS. 9:00 a.m.-Noon
http://www.columbusmainstreet.com

Sunday, November 20: Nov. 20: Holiday Open House in Batesville: 1-5 p.m., downtown Batesville


Saturday, November 26: Nov. 26: Small Business Saturday: A day to support and celebrate small businesses across the country. Shop local!
https://www.americanexpress.com/us/small-business/shop-small/rally

Monday, November 28: Columbus City Christmas Tree Lighting: 5:30 P.M. - 7 P.M.
http://www.columbusmainstreet.com

December 2016

Thursday, December 01: Dec. 1: Community Tree Lighting Ceremony and Christmas Concert in Kosciusko: Dec. 1, Community Tree Lighting Ceremony and Christmas Concert in Kosciusko, MS


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.
http://www.columbusmainstreet.com

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
https://www.facebook.com/mainstcorinth/

Saturday, December 03: Dec. 3: Christmas in the City in Biloxi, Ms.: Biloxi Main Street presents the 12th Annual “Christmas in the City” Festival Saturday December 3, 2016.


Monday, December 05: Dec. 5: Columbus Christmas Parade: 7 P.M., downtown Columbus
http://www.columbusmainstreet.com

Monday, December 05: Dec. 5: Senatobia Christmas Parade: Parade theme: "The Wonder of Christmas Morning"


Monday, December 05: Dec. 5, Christmas Parade in Kosciusko, Ms.: Dec. 5, Christmas Parade in Kosciusko, Ms.


Monday, December 05: Dec. 5: Hernando Christmas Parade in Hernando, Ms.: The Hernando Christmas Parade will be held in Hernando, Mississippi on December 5 at 6 p.m.


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


Friday, December 09: Dec. 9-10: Deck the Halls: An Oxford Tour of Homes and Night of Lights: Night of Lights on Friday, December 9th and Deck the Halls: An Oxford Tour of Homes on Saturday, December 10th.


Tuesday, December 13: Dec. 13: Annual Awards Luncheon 1 Memphis Street in Hernando, Ms.: The Annual Awards Luncheon 1 Memphis Street will be held in Hernando, Mississippi on December 13 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.


Tuesday, December 13: CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE In DOWNTOWN PICAYUNE: Picayune, MS
http://www.picayunemainstreet.com

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


January 2017

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 seasoned event planners.


February 2017

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


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.


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

June 2017

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


August 2017

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


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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