Fun events for this weekend: February 21-23

This weekend: Mardi Gras activities, concerts, National Margarita Day and MORE! 🎙🎸🙌

Krewe De Roux Festival

Friday: 6:30 pm PARADE

Saturday: 11 am -3 pm GUMBO FEST

Leadership Rankin (along with Rankin Youth Leadership) presents the 2nd Annual Krewe De Roux Festival!

Admission: $10 for adults, $5 children
Tickets can be purchased at the gate (no presale)
Kid Zone is included in the children admission fee

All the money raised goes to the youth of Rankin County! You don’t want to miss out

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Barrelhouse's Crawfish Birthday Jam

Saturday 11 am – 10 pm

“Our birthday is coming up soon, and we are celebrating the best way we know how- with a Crawfish Boil!

We will have tons of crawfish throughout the day, cocktail specials, and live music from Cary Hudson, Katrina Miller, Dylan + Zack Lovett & Mark Romer”

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Cocktails, Cats, & Canines for CARA

February 22 from 12-4pm at Chipper and Coco

(120 District Blvd. Suite D113 Jackson, MS 39211)

“This event will have it all including cocktails and beer courtesy of Cathead Vodka, Fine & Dandy, Sophomore Spanish Club, & Southern Beverage Company! Bring your pet and participate in our Mardi Gras costume parade!”

Have your pet microchipped and learn training tips from our expert dog trainer, Symeon Robins! We will have adoptable CARA pets on site as well as an awesome raffle full of goodies from local businesses! Donations are suggested. Proceeds go to Community Animal Rescue & Adoption aka CARA.

Old School Hip Hop Reunion

Saturday from 7 pm – 11 pm at the MS Coliseum

Get tickets HERE!

“Old School Hip Hop Reunion starring the Human Beat Box Doug E. Fresh, Juvenile, 8Ball & MJG, Trina, Mystikal and special guest Jackson’s own Reese & Bigalow hosted by the hilarious Comedian JJ Williamson.”

Learn more here!

19th Annual Mardi Gras Parade

Let the good times roll in Vicksburg this carnival season at the Annual Mardi Gras parade and the Krewe of Barkus Pet Parade on February 22!

The Pet Parade will kick off first at 2:30 pm and the real Mardi Gras parade begins at 4:00 pm strolling down Washington Street!


Celebrate Mardi Gras in Vicksburg!


Learn more here!

MS ToyCon

Saturday, February 22nd from 10 am until 4 pm head over to Brandon for the MS ToyCon!

Tickets are $10, but the “early bird special” will save you $2 and allow you to enter the convention at 9 am before the crowds. You can purchase them online HERE!

“Mississippi’s LARGEST vintage and modern toy and collectibles convention!”

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