For all you couples out there considering adding a little one to your bunch, come out for a free Q&A session by OB/GYN and infertility specialists. There will be a tour of Merit Health Rivers Oaks and snacks for all who attend! Make sure you save your spot by calling 1-877-907-7642. This event is this Thursday 9/3 from 5:30pm-7pm.
REDUCED! 728 Whippoorwill Drive in Brandon 39047. This 3 beds/2 bath home has been completely renovated and just like new! Roomy Den with stone fireplace. Subway tile back splash and new counter tops. Laminate floors and new carpet throughout. Bathrooms are amazing as well as a huge third bedroom/Bonus room. Wonderful and shady back yard with covered patio. 1500 sqft for $139,900. Hurry and call before it's gone! 601-664-6974
Join Olde Towne from 6pm - 10pm on August 29th for one of the best events thus far! Shop around for some local fine art or just enjoy the live music from some local musicians! The festival is considered an open-air showcase focusing heavily on music with a few different live shows taking place throughout the night. This is a family friendly event or great for just adults. See you there!
Go visit Sneaky Beans full-service coffee bar in Fondren! They offer a variety of locally-roasted coffees, espresso drinks, teas, fraps, smoothies and now pour-over and full-immersion manual brews. They also serve breakfast and have a generous selection of craft and domestic beers. They frequently host performances from locals and even touring musicians! Go check them out!
How about oysters on the half shell or Redfish New Orleans? That's what you'll find when Half Shell Oyster House opens in Flowood very soon! The New Orleans styled restaurant has been making its way across the south with locations all long the Gulf Coast. This particular location will be located in the same building as Flowood Chamber of Commerce. Don't wait around to visit them! I have a feeling they will be busy for a while!
Come out to the Eudora Welty Education/Visitors Center for the "Moments of Learning in the Life of a Writer". This exhibit was inspired by Eudora Welty’s comment “learning stamps you with its moments”. This exhibit looks at the moments of learning in her life, both in and out of Mississippi, from Grammar School here in Jackson to her graduate school learnings at Columbia University in New York City. The exhibit will be open Monday-Friday now until September 4, 2015. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info or directions to the Eudora Welty house!
If you love Eggplant Parmesan or any other kind of Italian cuisine, you will love Fratesi's! With a loaded menu with everything from fried ravioli to tiramisu, you'll surely leave with a belly full of love. The atmosphere is a cozy, warm homey one. The staff is friendly and welcoming while giving excellent service. This is a great date spot but also very family friendly....go check it out!
The 4th annual Mississippi Craft Show is returning in August 2015 to the Trademart in Jackson. The show will once again be filled with quality handworked arts and crafts for sale, entertainment, and a whole lot of fun! Unlike any other show in the state, the Mississippi Craft Show is 100% Mississippi Handmade. Come along and support your community when you buy local hand made. This year the Show will be supporting 9 Lives cat Rescue, Mississippi Horses and Copiah Animal Shelter. Cost is $7 to get in. Don't miss out! August 22, 9-6!
The annual “Hit a Home Run for Special Olympics” charity softball game has turned into a can’t-miss marquee matchup for 2015. NFL legend Brett Favre’s Hometown Heroes team will battle Governor Phil Bryant’s Braves at Trustmark Park in Pearl on August 21 at 5 p.m., with proceeds from tickets and VIP sponsorships benefitting Special Olympics Mississippi. The teams will feature Special Olympics athletes from across the state playing alongside partner athletes on unified teams. Buying your ticket vouchers online in advance ensures your contribution to Special Olympics Mississippi. Premium Seating (behind dugouts): $15. Main Seating (along baselines beyond dugouts): $10. Don't miss out on this great event!
Seafood R'evolution is the newest seafood restaurant in town! This restaurant takes classic dishes and makes them their own. They also take a contemporary perspective for new recipes. The environment of the restaurant is very nice and elegant. Make your reservation today or go check them out at the Renaissance.
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