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Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA

Entertainment & Events in Vicksburg, Mississippi

Special Events

  • Hit the Bricks
    Washington Street
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    Located at Downtown Vicksburg
    From 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m., downtown Vicksburg merchants will open their businesses to visitors. You can get a glimpse of what the stores have to offer, meet the owners & employees, and have fun visiting each unique shop. Held in March.

  • Relay For Life
    1000 Highway 27
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    Warren Central High School
    601-638-2778
    This is a fundraising event where participants recruit sponsors then complete a two mile walk benefiting cancer research. Held in May. more

  • Stork & Cork Mississippi River Birding Festival
    6791 Eagle Lake Shore Road
    Vicksburg, MS 39183
    601-279-4261
    Not to be missed, this is your chance to explore over 17,000 acres of managed lakes and forests to view Wood Storks, Roseate Spoonbills, and other wildlife. Walk through Tara's Backyard Native Plant Garden to view the frenzy of hummingbirds, view exhibits by the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, and attend workshops dedicated to outdoor photography. A ride on the Mississippi River and through its bottomland hardwoods, oxbow lakes, and natural wetlands is also not to be missed. Last weekend in August. more
    Sponsored By: Tara Wildlife with Audubon Mississippi

  • Classics in the Courtyard
    1302 Adams Street
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    601-631-2997
    Ride on down to the Classics in the Courtyard and listen to some music and grab a plate from catering Goldies Express. Begins in October ends in November. more

  • Bricks and Spokes
    Historic Washington Street
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    601-634-4527
    Grab a bike and enter Bricks and Spokes. Featuring 10, 30, 50 and 62 mile routes with rest stops and snacks. more

Cinema

  • Vicksburg Mall 6
    3505 Pemberton Square Boulevard, Suite E
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    601-501-4774
    Shows the latest movies out of Hollywood. more

Concerts & Performances

  • Jazz Festival
    Located at the Vicksburg Convention Center
    601-630-2929 Ext. 600
    A wonderful opportunity for jazz fans to experience jazz education workshops, live performances, and an evening jazz legends concert. Admission is free. Held in April. more
    Sponsored By: Alcorn State University

Plays & Productions

  • Gold in the Hills
    101 Iowa (P.O. Box 821472)
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    Parkside Playhouse
    601-636-0471
    Listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the longest running melodrama in the world, this family-oriented play has been pleasing locals and tourists alike since 1936. This old-time melodrama offers a very entertaining evening of can-can girls and singing. Performances are March, April and July. more
    Sponsored By: Vicksburg Little Theatre Guild

  • Vicksburg Theatre Guild
    101 Iowa Avenue
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    Parkside Playhouse
    601-636-0471
    Located on 101 Iowa (intersects with N. Frontage Road.)this community theatre presents a variety of plays including dramas, comedies, and musicals throughout the year. It also sponsors the popular Fairytale Theatre for children ages 7-18 during the summer months and Gold in the Hills. Call for play schedules and performance times. more

Arts & Crafts Shows

  • Vicksburg Arts & Crafts Show
    210 Redbud Drive
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    601- 636-0741
    Since 1968 this show has featured quality artists and craftsmen throughout the southeast. There are over 150 booths around the Old Courthouse Museum featuring art, crafts, antiques, plants, local food and more. A variety of food and drinks are provide by local non-profit organizations. Also enjoy Riverfest located just a few blocks away. Held in April. more

Tours

  • Haunted Vicksburg
    West Gate of the Old Courthouse
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    Monroe Street at the Old Courthouse
    601-618-6031
    An 11-block "Ghost Walk" through the heart of Old Vicksburg (March through October) on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Call for booking. November through February, call for appointment.  more

  

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