Thousands gathered March 31 on the Gulf Coast for the first big celebration to mark 200 years of Mississippi statehood, and the U.S. Postal Service unveiled a bicentennial stamp featuring a blues artist.
A book festival of a different sort will take place at the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 13.
Mississippi University for Women's International Student Association and Nepalese Student Association will jointly present a night of culture, traditions and costumes at International Night Wednesday, April 5 at 7 p.m. in Rent Auditorium.
Mississippi State University's annual International Fiesta is set for April 1 on the historic Drill Field.
Pulitzer Prize finalist Lee Martin will deliver a public reading Thursday at Mississippi State.
Live music and famously Southern foods will be served up in the opening days of the 77th annual Columbus Spring Pilgrimage.
Mississippi University for Women invites alumni, friends and guests to a weekend filled with entertainment and activities for Homecoming festivities Thursday through Sunday, March 23-26.
The Starkville-MSU Symphony, under the direction of Barry E. Kopetz, will be in concert Saturday, March 25 at 7:30 p.m. in Bettersworth Auditorium in Lee Hall on the campus of Mississippi State University.
The Cotton District Arts Festival in Starkville is looking for 2017's best local musicians.
Known for its long tradition of free public performances, the United States Army Field Band's Concert Band and Soldiers' Chorus will present a Tuesday, March 28 evening concert at Mississippi State University.
A former director of the Harry S Truman Presidential Library will be the keynote speaker at the 15th annual John F. and Jeanne A. Marszalek Speaker Series, which will take place Wednesday, March 22 at 2 p.m. in Mitchell Memorial Library's Grisham Room on the Mississippi State University campus.