A fair AND rodeo will be coming to Columbia on Labor Day Weekend! That’s right, Marion, Jefferson Davis, Lawrence, Lamar Counties and all points beyond. Mitchell Brothers Amusements and Pro Roedo Inc., is working with Columbia and Marion County to announce after three decades, they are bringing a full... Read More.
Country and Americana music legend Marty Stuart will headline the Governor’s Concert at the Mississippi Bicentennial Celebration North in Oxford on June 24. The free event is part of celebrations around the state during 2017. “In a state known for master storytellers, Oxford is a literary capital,” said Gov.... Read More.
Don’t miss it!! The 62nd annual Marion County Cattlemen’s Association Rodeo, sponsored by Mack Grubbs Motors will be in town Friday, April 14th and Saturday April 15th at 7:30 p.m. at the Columbia Expo Center. NFR Clown Rudy Burns will be there along with the Trixie Chicks Trick Riders... Read More.
JACKSON – GRAMMY Award® winners and Mississippi natives The Band Perry will headline the Governor’s Concert for the Mississippi Bicentennial Celebration South. The free event kicks off celebrations around the state during 2017. “We are honored to celebrate the 200th anniversary of statehood with world-renowned musicians who make Mississippi’s... Read More.
The Marion County Historical Society is proud to present the 4th annual Ford’s Encampment on February 25, 2017 from 9:00am to 6:00pm at the historic John Ford Home in Sandy Hook. Ford’s Encampment is a historical interpretation event and reenactment of 19th century Marion County, Mississippi culture and John... Read More.
We are proud to announce that our winner of the 2016 WJDR Country Showdown, Bailey ‘Elsie’ Alford from Columbia, MS, has blown past the next step of the competition and will advance to the national final round in Nashville. She was named the winner of the Midsouth Semifinal competition... Read More.
It’s time for the New Year’s Eve celebration and what better place to celebrate than in paradise. New Year in Paradise is a family friendly event sponsored by Paradise Ranch and Resort located in Tylertown. Enjoy a live outdoor concert with performances by Boogie Long, Roadside Glorious, Bayou Rouge and... Read More.
JACKSON – Mississippi’s white-tailed deer gun season opens November 19 and closes December 1. Hunting with dogs is allowed during this season. Legal deer include legal bucks and antlerless deer on private lands and only legal bucks on open public lands. The antlered buck bag limit is one buck... Read More.