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Mississippi Delta Activities, Events and Festivals

Blues festivals. Literary festivals. BBQ festivals. Holiday festivals. Arts festivals. River festivals. You name it, the Delta has it. I guess you could say we’re just a festival-havin' kinda place.

No matter when you’re visiting -- fall, winter, spring or summer -- Mississippi Delta activities and festivals occur pretty much year-round.

Use the calendar and event search to discover Mississippi festivals and events happening in the Delta.


Events for: August 30 - September 13, 2015
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Jan 1, 2015 - Dec 31, 2015 
Old Towne Main Street - Olive Branch
ARTS in the Alley Jan 1-Dec 31,2015 Open Year Round Old Towne Main Street (Alley between Chamber of Commerce and CLM, Insurance), 9123 Pigeon Roost Rd, Olive Branch Visit this free outdoor Art Gallery, sponsored by Olive Branch Arts Council. For more information, visit www.obarts.com or call 901-619-0261.
Jan 3, 2015 - Dec 19, 2015 
Stars in Motion - Southaven
Stars in Motion Open Dance Classes Jan 7-Dec 2015 Wed-6:30pm, 7:15pm & 8:00pm; Thur-7:00pm & 8:00pm Address: Stars in Motion, 3370 Goodman Rd, Southaven Stars in Motion offers “open” classes for anyone traveling through the area that would like to take a dance class eah Wednesday and Thursday. Open classes on Wednesdays: Tap@6:30pm; Barre Clas...
Feb 16, 2015 - Dec 28, 2015 
Graceland Christian Church - Southaven
Pleasant Hill Promenaders Feb 16-Dec 28, 2015 8:00pm-9:30pm Graceland Christian Church, 2126 E. Stateline Rd, Southaven The Pleasant Hill Promenaders dance every Monday night at the Graceland Christian Church from 8:00pm-9:30pm. The dance is open to all and membership is not required. For those who do not square dance, there is also round danci...
Apr 1, 2015 - Nov 7, 2015 
Raceway Road - Greenville
The Greenville Speedway begins its new racing season at the most exciting track in the Delta. Come and check out the fast action, heart pounding, wheel to wheel racing at the Greenville Speedway which includes race cars of all makes and models, with exciting competitions, weekly racing, and cash prizes. Check out the website for schedules and the m...
May 16, 2015 - Oct 17, 2015 
Olive Branch City Hall Parking Lot - Olive Branch
Olive Branch Farmer's Market May 16-Oct 17, 2015 8:00am-1:00pm Address:Olive Branch City Hall Parking Lot, Olive Branch Each Saturday, May 16 through Oct 17, Olive Branch's Certified Mississippi Farmer's Market brings fresh local grown fruits, veggies, sauces, jams, jellies, honey and more to the citizens of Olive Branch and surrounding areas. ...
Jun 1, 2015 - Aug 31, 2015 
Cedar Hills Farms - Hernando
Cedar Hill Farm Pick-Ur-Own Jun 1-Aug 31, 2015 9:00am - 5:00pm Cedar Hill Farm, 008 Love Rd, Hernando We’re open during produce season every Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm. We have Strawberries (Apr-May), Blueberries (Jun-Jul), Blackberries (May-First of Jul), Fresh vegetables (end of May-First of Aug). We also have local Honey (Summer) and free-r...
Jun 27, 2015 - Sep 27, 2015 
DeSoto Arts Council Gallery & Gardens - Hernando
DeSoto Arts Council Summer Show Jun 27-Sept 27, 2015 10:00am-5:00pm DeSoto Arts Council Gallery & Gardens, 564 Commerce St, Hernando Celebrate Summer with us! As artist many local artists will have their work on display. Opening reception, June 27, 5:00pm-8:00pm. There will be live music by Jo Jo Jeffries and Ronnie Caldwell, Antique cars will...
Aug 1, 2015 - Oct 1, 2015 
The Painted Pigeon Gallery & Gifts - Olive Branch
2015 Annual Amateur Photography Contest Aug 1-Sep , 2015 Thur-Sat, 12:00pm-4:00pm The Painted Pigeon Gallery & Gifts, Old Towne, 9144 Pigeon Roost Rd, Olive Branch Olive Branch Arts Council is sponsoring an amateur photography contest, themed “Mississippi's Best Views." Photographs will be judged in an adult division and a youth division (12th ...
Aug 27, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015 
Goldstrike Casino Tunica - Tunica Resorts
Stage2 at Gold Strike, you can party all night. The always fun Stage2 Bar at Gold Strike is right in the heart of the Gold Strike Tunica action. There you'll find plenty of seating, live music on stage, and all of your favorite concoctions. Stage Bar is also a prime place to catch all the football action and don’t forget to ask about drink specials...
Aug 27, 2015 - Oct 8, 2015 
Southern Thunder Harley-Davidson - Southaven
Southern Thunder Harley-Davidson Bike Night Aug 27-Oct 8, 2015 5:00pm-8:00pom Address: Southern Thunder Harley-Davidson, 4870 Venture Dr, Southaven Every other Thursday night from 5pm-8pm Southern Thunder Harley-Davidson is the place to be for live music, free beer and free food! For more information, call 662-349-1099 or visit www.southernthun...
Aug 28, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015 
Halls Ferry Park
The Governor's Cup Baseball Tournament will be at Vicksburg's Halls Ferry Park. Odd age groups will compete this second weekend. To register a team, please visit http://sports.bluesombrero.com.
Aug 28, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015 
Tara Wildlife
The Mississippi River Nature Weekend will be at Tara Wildlife. Weekend activities include meals and lodging, receptions, nature seminars, open air bus tours, and Mississippi River Excursions. Visitors are welcome on Saturday. Lunch is $7 ($3.50 for children 12 and under). Call 601-279-4261 for details.
Aug 29, 2015 - Aug 30, 2015 
North Creek Golf Club - Southaven
8th Annual Wedgewood/North Creek Pre-Pigskin Classic Aug 29-30, 2015 8:30am & 11:00am North Creek Golf Club, 8770 North Creek, Southaven Shotgun start Saturday, 8:30am at North Creek Golf Club, 8770 North Creek, Southaven. Tee times start Sunday, 11:00am at Wedgewood Golf Club, 5206 Tournament Dr, Olive Branch. Entry fees per player: Full membe...
Aug 30, 2015 
Washington County Convention Center - Greenville
WWISCAA, Inc. presents "A Taste of the South" Food Festival at the Washington County Convention Center,1040 Raceway Road. Sample food from around the globe! For more information, contact WWISCAA or visit their website.
Aug 30, 2015 
Horseshoe Casino Tunica - Tunica Resorts
The Memphis All Stars play Legends Stage Bar at Horseshoe Casino from 6-10pm.
Aug 30, 2015 
Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar
The Vicksburg Blues Challenge will be from 2:00 pm until 9:00 pm at Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar, 4116 South Washington Street. Previous years winners have gone onto represent Vicksburg’s Blues Society and win top honors at the IBC Challenge in Memphis, TN. "Vicksburg's Got the Blues". For more information email shirleywaring@vicksburgheritage....
Aug 31, 2015 
Cherokee Valley Golf Club - Olive Branch
9th Annual State Qualifying Golf Scramble Aug 31, 2015 8:00am & 1:30pm Cherokee Valley Golf Course, 6635 Crumpler Blvd, Olive Branch This four man scramble will raise support to sponsor local athletes and coaches to Fellow Christian Athletes Camp. There will be two flights open at 8am and 1:30pm. Winners from this scramble will be invited to ...
Aug 31, 2015 
Horseshoe Casino TUnica - Tunica Resorts
Elmo and the Shades play Legends Stage Bar at Horseshoe Casino from 6-10pm.
Sep 1, 2015 
LD's Kitchen
The live blues show will begin at 8:30 pm at LD’s Kitchen, 1111 Mulberry Street. For more information please call 601-636-9838.
Sep 2, 2015 
ROCA Restaurant
Ben Shaw will play live in the restaurant starting at 6:30 pm at ROCA Restaurant and Bar, 127 Country Club Drive. For more information call 601-638-0800 or visit www.rocarestaurant.com.
Sep 2, 2015 - Sep 5, 2015 
Historic Klondyke Trading Post
Karaoke will begin at 8:00 pm at the Historic Klondyke, 100 North Washington Street. For more information call 601-638-4321.
Sep 3, 2015 
Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar
The Zoso concert will begin at 8:30 pm at the Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar, 4116 South Washington Street. Doors open at 8:00 pm. Cost of tickets is $5 and can be purchased at the Bottleneck Blues Bar. For more information call 601-638-1000 or go online to www.ameristar.com. For band information go online to www.zosoontour.com.
Sep 4, 2015 - Sep 5, 2015 
Ameristar Casino Cabaret Lounge
The concert will begin at 8:00 pm at the Ameristar Cabaret Lounge, 4116 South Washington Street. For more information call 601-638-1000 or visit www.ameristar.com/vicksburg.
Sep 4, 2015 - Sep 5, 2015 
Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar
The band will be on stage from 9:00 pm to 1:00 am at the Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar, 4116 South Washington Street. Celebrating the Mississippi Blues Trail, Ameristar Casino and the Vicksburg Blues Society present the Heritage Music Series "Vicksburg's Got the Blues". For more information email shirleywaring@vicksburgheritage.com.
Sep 4, 2015 - Sep 13, 2015 
Landers Center - Southaven
DeSoto Family Theatre presents " And Then There Were None" Sep 4-13 Fridays & Saturdays at 7:00pm; Saturdays & Sundays at 2:00pm LANDERS Center Theatre, 4560 Venture Dr, Southaven September 4 - 13. Ten guilty strangers are trapped on an island. One by one they are accused of murder; one by one they start to die. Widely considered her masterpiec...
Sep 5, 2015 
Horseshoe Casino Tunica - Tunica Resorts
With the allure of a modern day outlaw, Gary Allan has won over legions of fans with his signature blend of rugged vocals, rebellious lyrics and raucous live performances. Don't miss his concert at Horseshoe Tunica's Bluesville on September 5th!
Sep 5, 2015 - Sep 6, 2015 
Vicksburg National Military Park
The living history program is from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Vicksburg National Military Park, 3201 Clay Street. The talk at the Shirley House will focus on stories around the Shirley’s and Jackson Road. At the Cairo the talk will focus on the Cairo and the Brown Water Navy. Admission into the park is $8 per vehicle. For more information contac...
Sep 5, 2015 - Nov 28, 2015 
The Painted Pigeon Gallery & Gifts - Olive Branch
Art Bistro Sep 5 - Nov 28, 2015 11:00am-4:00pm The Painted Pigeon Gallery & Gifts, 9144 Pigeon Roost Rd, Olive Branch Join us for an outdoor art exhibition and sale featuring local artist’s, each Saturday, beginning Sept. 5. For more information, call 901-619-0261.
Sep 8, 2015 
LD's Kitchen
The live blues show will begin at 8:30 pm at LD’s Kitchen, 1111 Mulberry Street. For more information please call 601-636-9838.
Sep 8, 2015 
Hernando Welcome Center - Hernando
Welcome Center Celebrates Blues Day Sep 8, 2015 11:00am-1:00pm Hernando Welcome Center, I-55 South, Hernando The Hernando Welcome Center invites locals and travelers alike to stop in and help celebrate Blues Day, with live entertainment and refreshments for all. For more information, call 662-429-9969.
Sep 9, 2015 
ROCA Restaurant
Ben Shaw will play live in the restaurant starting at 6:30 pm at ROCA Restaurant and Bar, 127 Country Club Drive. For more information call 601-638-0800 or visit www.rocarestaurant.com.
Sep 10, 2015 
Landers Center - Southaven
Toast to Heal Hearts Gala LANDERS Center, 4560 Venture Dr, Southaven Sept 10, 2015 6:00pm-10:30pm Girls choose a fancy dress and Guys brush off your nice suites/tuxes for this Black Tie Optional Gala! You will enjoy a Sit Down Dinner, Band for Dancing, Hearts for Hope Balloon Surprises and a Live Auction. Tickets are $100 and are on sale now ...
Sep 11, 2015 
DeSoto Arts Council Gallery & Gardens - Hernando
DeSoto Arts Council Fall Show Reception Sep 11, 2015 6:00pm-9:00pm DeSoto Arts Council Gallery & Gardens, 564 Commerce St, Hernando DeSoto Arts Council will announce their Fall Show at the reception held at the gallery, Sept 11. The reception is open to the public. For more information, call 662-404-3361.
Sep 11, 2015 - Sep 12, 2015 
DiamondJacks Casino
DJ 2 Tall will perform beginning at 8:00 pm at the DiamondJacks Casino Stage, 3990 Washington Street. For more information call 601-636-5700 or visit www.diamondjacks.com.
Sep 11, 2015 - Sep 12, 2015 
Ameristar Casino Cabaret Lounge
The concert will begin at 8:00 pm at the Ameristar Cabaret Lounge, 4116 South Washington Street. For more information call 601-638-1000 or visit www.ameristar.com/vicksburg.
Sep 11, 2015 - Sep 12, 2015 
Yazoo County Fairgrounds - Yazoo City
Don't miss the 5th ANNUAL Fire & Feast MBN Sanctioned BBQ Competition in Yazoo City on September 11 & 12 - including 3 BBQ competitions, 5 ancillary categories, and cash prizes over $20,000!! Presenting Sponsors for Fire & Feast BBQ Competition & Festival: Yazoo County Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Yazoo County Fair Association Proce...
Sep 11, 2015 - Sep 12, 2015 
Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar
Mr. Sipp will be on stage from 9:00 pm to 1:00 am at the Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar, 4116 South Washington Street. Celebrating the Mississippi Blues Trail, Ameristar Casino and the Vicksburg Blues Society present the Heritage Music Series "Vicksburg's Got the Blues". For more information email shirleywaring@vicksburgheritage.com.
Sep 11, 2015 - Sep 13, 2015 
Greenbrook Softball Facilities - Southaven
Fall Blast USSSA Softball Sep 11-13, 2015 Greenbrook Softball Facilities, 800 Stowewood Dr, Southaven Ages 10U-18U will play at Greenbrook Park, the premier youth fastpitch venue in the South. This pristine 8-field facility, located in Southaven, MS, offers the participating teams the opportunity to play at a first class complex along with expe...
Sep 11, 2015 - Sep 13, 2015 
Snowden Grove Park - Southaven
September Showdown Baseball Global World Series Qualifier Sep 11-13, 2015 Snowden Grove Park, BankPlus Field, 6208 Getwell Rd, Southaven Come and watch young athletes ages 8-14 from around the country compete in America’s national pastime sport right here in Southaven. Snowden Grove has become a Mecca for budding athletes of the diamond. Each of...
Sep 11, 2015 - Sep 13, 2015 
Parkside Playhouse
The Vicksburg Theatre Guild presents “Music Man” at the Parkside Playhouse, 101 Iowa Avenue. Friday and Saturday night performances begin at 7:30 pm. A con man comes to a Midwestern town with a scam using a boy's marching band program, but things don't go according to plan. Tickets prices are $20, $15 for senior citizens (65 & over), and $10 childr...
Sep 12, 2015 
Latimer Lakes Park - Southaven
DeSoto County Back to School Family Night Sep 12, 2015 5:00pm Latimer Lakes Park, 5633 Tulane Rd, Horn Lake All county school children invited to enjoy games, water fun and tours of the Red Cross Safety House .The Olive Branch Community Band will perform. The night will end with the movie "Big Hero 6." Sponsored by Horn Lake Parks and Recreatio...
Sep 12, 2015 
Lady Luck Casino
This concert will begin at 8:00 pm at Lady Luck Arena, 1380 Warrenton Road. Doors will open at 7:00 om. Open to all ages. Price of tickets are $20 for advance tickets and $30 day of show. Tickets on sale July 15 at 10am at O&H Express or online at www.vicksburg.isleofcapricasinos.com. For more information please call 601-636-7575.
Sep 12, 2015 - Sep 13, 2015 
Landers Center - Southaven
30th Anniversary Bike MS: Rock-N-Roll Ride Sep 12-13, 2015 Registration begins at 6:00am; Ride begins at 7:30am LANDERS Center, 4590 Venture Dr, Southaven Now is the perfect time to get signed up for the Bike MS: Rock-N-Roll Ride. To learn more about Bike MS: Rock-N-Roll Ride visit http://bit.ly/1I9s7SJ. To sign up visit http://bit.ly/1AJ1lRy....
Sep 12, 2015 - Sep 13, 2015 
Vicksburg National Military Park
The living history program is from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Vicksburg National Military Park, 3201 Clay Street. The talk at the Shirley House will focus on stories around the Shirley’s and Jackson Road. At the Cairo the talk will focus on the Cairo and the Brown Water Navy. Admission into the park is $8 per vehicle. For more information contac...