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Annual Spring Festival

Apr 25, 2015 10 am - 1 pm

Poplar Springs Drive United Methodist Church, 3937 Poplar Springs Dr., Meridian MS
Spring Food Festival - Shrimp Plates (boiled shrimp, corn, potatoes, mushrooms) are $9 AND Baked and Frozen Goods will be sold. For tickets and information contact any church member or call the church office. A limited number of walk in plates will be available the day of the Festival.

April 25, 2015
10 am - 1 pm

Nancy Crews, 601-485-5598 ext. 123

Waynesboro Whistle Stop Festival

Apr 11, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Waynesboro, Mississippi Saturday, April 11, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The 11th Annual Whistle Stop Festival with over 10,000 people in attendance. This event features a 5K
run, a mechanical bull ride, space jumps, pony rides, arts & crafts booths,
food booths, classic car and motorcycle show, children's train rides goofy golf, pool water ballls, and live entertainment featuring Davis County.

Waynesboro, Mississippi
Saturday, April 11, 2015
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Patsy C. Brewer, TEAM W 1-866-735-2268

Perdido Key Wine and Art Festival

Apr 2, 2015 - Apr 5, 2015 See Schedule for Times

Villagio, 13700 Perdido Key Drive, Pensacola, Florida, 32507
Perdido Key's signature wine event returns to Villagio April 2-5, where casual wine drinkers and seasoned connoisseurs alike will enjoy meeting wine representatives, learning the origins of favorite wines, food and wine pairings, live music, art and more. Throughout the festival, guests will have the chance to taste a variety of wines from different regions, including the U.S., Europe and South America.

The festival begins Thursday, April 2 with a "Taste of Perdido" gala. Enjoy signature dishes from local restaurants paired with an ideal wine. Tickets for this special event must be purchased in advance online or at the Visitors Information Center at $25 per person or $45 per couple. Jazz guitarist Pat McCann will be the featured performer, and Connie Blum will be the featured artist. Blum’s artistic mediums are one-of-a-kind glass, mosaic and jewelry pieces.

Tickets for Friday and Saturday’s tastings are available online, at the Visitors Information Center or at the festival for $15, which includes a collectible wine glass and five tasting tickets. Additional tasting tickets will be available for $2, and all wines poured will be available for purchase by the bottle or case. Guests will be able to taste eight new and different wines daily – four red and four white. Friday’s tasting will be held from 2-6 p.m. and on Saturday from noon-6 p.m., visitors can also shop local vendors, including arts, crafts, food and much more. Both days will feature live music.

Sunday, April 5 is your chance to get to know Perdido Key at your own pace. Restaurants will be serving delicious holiday fare for our visitors and locals to enjoy.

April 2-5; April 2, 5:30 - 8:30 pm; April 3, 2 - 6 pm; April 4, noon - 6 pm; April 5 all day

To purchase tickets or view a complete festival schedule, please visit

Perdido Key Visitors Information Center, (850) 492-4660

The Young Professionals of Meridian announce 59Twenty Music Fest Lineup

See Schedule
The Young Professionals of Meridian ....
We are pleased to announce our 2015 59Twenty Music Festival Lineup!!
Tickets are officially on sale! $20 in advance, $30 day of event.

On The Main Stage
The Wailers
Drivin N Cryin
Black Pistol Fire
Old Southwest

On The Local Stage
The Mississippi Shakedown
Storage 24

Please join us for a great day of music and fun in downtown Meridian
while benefiting a great cause in theCare Lodge Domestic Abuse Shelter!

39th Year Anniversary of The Park Fall Festival- Maynor Creek Reservoir

Maynor Creek Reservoir Waynesboro, MS
Maynor Creek Reservoir in Wayneboro will host the 39th Annual
Park Fall Festival
Nov. 22nd at Maynor Creek Reservoir
Beginning at 10:00 am
Admission for the day will only be $1.50 per person
Pleanty of vendors, music, food and other entertainment.
For info ... (601) 735-4365 or (601) 410-7507

Butler Fest

Butler, AL
Butler Fest 2014 ... Where Pigs Fly !
This family event is scheduled for Oct. 9th - Oct. 11th
Farious events, games, food and entertainment.
Call the Butler, AL Chamber of Commerce at ...
(205) 459-3459
\or Darla Baily at (205) 459-3795

St Joseph Catholic Church Annual October Festival

Oct 4, 2014 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

St Joseph Catholic Church 1914 18th Ave. Meridian, MS
Health Fair, White Elephant Store, Country Store, Fun Games for Children and Bar B Que and Fish Plates.

Saturday, October 4, 2014
11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Rhonda G. Carr


Saturday, September 27th
9 AM ~ 2 PM
Bazaar ~ crafts, baked goods, frozen foods, jams, jellies, pickles, etc.
Fish plates (fish fillets, hushpuppies, cole slaw, french fries)
$8.00 plates served from 11 AM ~ 2 PM
A quilt . . . hand-quilted, will be given away @ 2PM for $1.00 per ticket


Fall Festival and Catfish Feast

Jones Memorial Presbyterian Church 4415 Royal Road Meridian, MS
Jones Memorial Presbyterian Church of Meridian invites you to their annual Fall Festival and Catfish Feast, Sept. 27th from 9 - 2 pm
(601) 482-6220

Late Fall Festival

Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church 600 11th Ave. Meridian, MS
Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church of Meridian will have their
annual Late Fall Festival, Dec. 8th beginning at 6 pm
Hosted by: Senior Choir Members
(601) 485-5816 Rev. Zacary Finley, pastor

5th Annual Gourd Festival

Sep 13, 2008 - Sep 20, 2008 See below

Festival will be at the farm of Jerry and Ray Davis, Collinsville, Miss. Sept. 20, 2008 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Classes and craft booths will be available, as will food and music.

For more information call 601-737-5333.