Search Events







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 2 - 16, 2015
Click on event for more details.
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...
Jul 30, 2015 - Aug 2, 2015 
Goldstrike Casino Tunica - Tunica Resorts
At 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 speci...
Jul 31, 2015 - Aug 4, 2015 
Vicksburg National Military Park
The Vicksburg National Military Park Living History Program is from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Artillery and cannon programs are twice daily at 10:30 am and 1:30 pm. Rifle programs and other living history programs are spread throughout the day. Admission into the park is $8 per vehicle. Contact Tim Kavanaugh at tim_kavanaugh@nps.gov or call 601-636-0583 ...
Aug 4, 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.
Aug 4, 2015 
Vicksburg Convention Center
The Governor’s Job Fair is from 9:00 am until 2:00 pm at the Vicksburg Convention Center, 1600 Mulberry Street. This event is open to job seekers from general public as well as university, college, and community college graduates. In addition, we are continuing our efforts to attract military service members and their spouses from the US military i...
Aug 5, 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.
Aug 6, 2015 
Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar
The Bouffants performance will start at 8:00 pm at the Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar, 4116 South Washington Street. The Bouffants, everyone’s favorite party band is coming to Vicksburg! From Minneapolis to New Orleans, Chicago to Atlanta, The Bouffants have thrilled audiences with classic songs from groups like The Jackson Five, Aretha Franklin, T...
Aug 7, 2015 
BankPlus Amphitheater - Southaven
Outcry Tour 2015 Aug 7, 2015, BankPlus Amphitheater at Snowden Grove, 6285 Snowden Lane, Southaven All-new worship tour, OUTCRY Tour 2015, is coming to BankPlus Amphitheater at Snowden Grove, August 7. Artist can vary by city, but the lineup includes Hillsong UNITED, Kari Jobe, Jesus Culture, Crowder, Bethel Music, Passion, Lauren Daigle, Trip L...
Aug 7, 2015 
Skate Odyssey - Horn Lake
Skate Odyssey Back to School Lock-In Aug 7, 2015 7:00pm-6:00am Skate Odyssey, 4560 Goodman Rd, Horn Lake Admission $20, skate rental and free breakfast included. Giving away $500 in cash. For more information, visit www.skatehornlake.com or call 662-253-0061.
Aug 7, 2015 - Aug 8, 2015 
Sam's Town Casino Tunica - Tunica Resorts
Have a fun night out on the town with the Rockin Country sounds of Aces Wild starting at 9pm! These guys are good, trust us, you'll love this band.
Aug 7, 2015 - Aug 8, 2015 
Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar
Grady Champion 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.
Aug 7, 2015 - Aug 9, 2015 
Downtown Clarksdale - Clarksdale
This festival, celebrated for its authenticity, focuses on Mississippi's musical heritage, features entertainment by local and nationally known blues and gospel artists. TOTALLY FREE
Aug 8, 2015 
Goldstrike Casino Tunica - Tunica Resorts
Kool and the Gang plays the Millennium Theatre at Gold Strike August 8.
Aug 8, 2015 
Greenwood
A showcase of Corvettes by local & regional enthusiast.
Aug 8, 2015 
Boone Terre Inn & Cafe - Nesbit
The Furry Affair at Bonne Terre Aug 8, 2015 7:00pm-10:00pm Bonne Terre Inn & Cafe, 4715 Church Rd, Nesbit Come help us raise money for the Desoto Area Animal Rescue Society. Yummy culinary delights, a silent auction and entertainment by Three Flights Up! Cost is $25 per person, $45 per couple or $210 per table of 10, if purchased by July 29. Af...
Aug 8, 2015 
Beechwood Restaurant & Lounge
U.S. band will begin 9:15 pm at Beechwood Restaurant and Lounge, 4451 East Clay Street. For more information on the show please call 601-636-3761.
The Westside Theatre Foundation presents "Bending Sticks/Bending Space" at 7:00 pm at the Strand Theatre, 717 Clay St. Advance tickets are $5 and available at Highway 61 Coffeehouse. Tickets are $7 at the door. For more information call the coffeehouse at 601-638-9221.
Aug 9, 2015 
Downtown/2nd St. - Clarksdale
Blues party in the streets of downtown Clarksdale/Primarily in front of the Rock & Blues Museum/live music Fun for all
Aug 11, 2015 
Hernando Civic Center - Hernando
Jr. StreetKings Roller Hockey Free Camp Aug 11 & 13, 2015 6:00pm Hernando Civic Center, 3800 Robertson Gin Rd, Hernando “Learn to Play Camp” is FREE, August 11 & 13, 2015 at 6pm. No experience necessary. Space is limited so email Colby Dorris right away to RSVP at colby@riverkings.com. All participants must provide their own skates, helmet, e...
Aug 11, 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.
Aug 12, 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.
Aug 13, 2015 
BankPlus Amphitheater - Southaven
Tim McGraw is coming to Southaven, MS August 13 with special guests Billy Curringron and Chase Bryant. Tickets go on sale July 19 at 10am. Purchase tickets at BankPlus Amphitheater at Snowden Grove box office at 662-892-2660, www.ticketmaster.com, 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster outlets.
Aug 14, 2015 
Horseshoe Casino Tunica - Tunica Resorts
Country music artist, Jamey Johnson brings his classic country music sound to Horseshoe Tunica Friday, August 14 at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $26.50 to $102 for VIP balcony seats that include two complimentary drinks. Jamey Johnson is a lover of classic country sounds, and he regularly performs oldies in his stage shows. The Guitar Song contai...
Aug 14, 2015 - Aug 15, 2015 
Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar
King Edward 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.
Aug 14, 2015 - Aug 15, 2015 
Sam's Town Casino Tunica - Tunica Resorts
Rustenhaven is four guys that play with the energy of twelve. Every crowd they play for not only has a great and memorable time, but knows the songs they sing, regardless of age. From the time they hit the spotlight, the crowd is immediately engaged in the show by hitting the dance floor and singing along. This is sure to be a favorite among all ag...
Aug 15, 2015 
Landers Center - Southaven
13th Annual Memphis Tri-State Blues Festival Aug 15, 2015 6:30pm LANDERS Center, 4560 Venture Dr, Southaven There will be a special tribute to Mel Waiters. Guest entertainers are Ms. Jody, Terry Wright, Sheba Potts-Wright, J-wonn, Sir Charles Jones, Bobby Rush and Willie Clayton. Doors open at 5:30pm. Tickets are $62, $47, $37 and $27 and can b...
Aug 15, 2015 
Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar
The band, Dr. Zarr, will begin at 9:15 pm at the Beechwood Restaurant and Lounge, 4451 East Clay Street. For more information on the show please call 601-636-3761.
Aug 15, 2015 
New Discovery Church - Hernando
Kudzu Playhouse "The Wizard of Oz" Workshop Aug 15, 2015 10:00am-12:00pm New Discovery Church, 961 Vinson Rd & Center Stage Dance Studio, 131 West Center St, Hernando This Kudzu Playhouse workshop is open to ages 6-18, to prepare for auditions August 22 at 10am. Show dates are October 30 to November 8, 2015. (Show dates may change slightly depe...
Aug 15, 2015 
Tara Wildlife
The tromp will begin at 8:30 am at Tara Wildlife Lodge, 6791 Eagle Lake Shore Road. This is a family-friendly event is for ages 9 and up and all skill levels. The Tromp includes stations with water hazards, bear crawl, archery, skeet, knife throwing, slingshot, and more. Registration is $30 per person and late registration (day of the event) is $4...