Thursday, May 25, 2017

MS Bicentennial Symphony at Sunset


MS Bicentennial Symphony at Sunset

Hosted by Friends of Vicksburg National Military Park and Campaign

Join us for an Outdoor Pops Concert with Mississippi Symphony Orchestra at no charge on the hallowed grounds of Vicksburg National Military Park to commemorate Memorial Day Weekend.

The concert will be Saturday, May 27 at 6:00 p.m. on the grounds of the park in front of the VNMP Visitor Center. Handicapped parking is available in the VNMP Visitor Center parking lot. Offsite parking is available at the Outlets of Vicksburg with free shuttles running from 5:00 p.m. until the... last guest leaves the park.

A special pre-show concert featuring the Patrick Smith Band will begin at 6:00 p.m., followed by MSO at 7:00 p.m.

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and join us for an evening of music in a truly sacred place.

This year celebrates the 200th birthday of the State of Mississippi.

Friends of VNMP and Campaign is grateful to our generous sponsors from both Friends of VNMP and Campaign and Four Seasons of the Arts who make this event possible for the community, especially the Mississippi Humanities Council and the Mississippi Development Authority who are sponsors of this year's concert in celebration of Mississippi's Bicentennial.

Friday, April 28, 2017

Leaf River Blues Band Playing @ The Big Muddy

Leaf River Blues Band and Friends (Delta Blues)

Public · Hosted by The BIG MUDDY and Vicksburg Blues Society
Tomorrow at 7 PM - 10 PM
1414 Washington St., Vicksburg, Mississippi  39180


The Leaf River Blues Blues Band was founded in 2005 by Bobby D. Benison. Bobby is an exceptional guitarist, playing old blues "finger style". Their influences include Willie Dixon, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Elmore James and Robert Johnson.

This very special performance will include:
Bobby D. Benison (Guitars and Harmonica)
Jimmy Burge (Bass)
Bobby Coleman (Drums)
Nathan Bankston (Vocals)
Jim Grantham (Keys)
Stan Bryant (Guitar)
Tabatha Saulsberry (Vocals)

Monday, April 10, 2017

Collages of Bluz Cruz 13

A few collages from Saturday's Bluz Cruz 22 mile paddle race into Vicksburg, MS by Paul Ingram.

Friday, March 31, 2017

Vicksburg Riverfest 2017

This very talented and bright young girl designed our t-shirt for the festival this year! Danielle Shehane, you rock! They look amazing!!

30 Years & Still Rockin'!
April 7-8

Sunday, February 26, 2017

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