Mississippi University for Women 2018 jazz ensemble Photo by: Courtesy photo
April 22, 2019 9:41:16 AM
Another busy week in the Golden Triangle!
Check out Mississippi University for Women's music department Tuesday night. Head to Poindexter for the MUW jazz ensemble at 7:30 p.m. at the Kossen Auditorium. The MUW jazz ensemble is a small group of MUW student musicians. The event is free and open to the public.
Noon Tunes winds down this Wednesday. Check out the final performance of the annual music event with Dawn Barham. Head to the Trotter Courtyard this Wednesday from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. The entertainment is free but food will be available for purchase.
Get your weekend started early with some music. John Hart brings music to Main Street in Starkville. Head over to Hobie's on Main, 217 E. Main St., for a 10 p.m. show. Tickets are $6.25 online, or $8 at the door. Be sure to get your tickets early online at https://662tix.com/events/john-hart.
Another night of music in Starkville. Check out Choctaw Clay at Hobie's on Main, 217 E. Main St., at 10 p.m. Enjoy some country music all night. Tickets are $6.25 online or $8 at the door. Be sure to get your tickets early online at https://662tix.com/events/choctaw-clay
The gift of music keeps on giving. The Columbus Arts Council presents the annual Blues for Willie event Friday and Saturday night. Friday starts with a 6 p.m. barbecue dinner, followed by Debbie Bond Blue Band at 7:30 p.m. Saturday night at 7 p.m. features Honey Boy and Boots. The barbecue dinner is $10 and must be purchased by Thursday at the Rosenzweig Arts Center, 501 Main St. Concert tickets for Debbie Bond range from $15 to $22. Honeyboy and Boots concert tickets range from $12 to $17. You can get a two-night concert package for $22 to $28. Contact the Rosenzweig Arts Center for more information.
Mississippi State fans, if you're disappointed after last weekend's SEC baseball series, get ready to be back at home to support the nationally ranked baseball team. The series starts back at The Dude Friday night at 6:30 p.m., Saturday at noon, and closes out Sunday at 1 p.m. Get your tickets starting at $10 online at msstate.edu
Check out this family fun event in Starkville. The United Way is sponsoring Touch a Truck, Saturday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at McKee Park on Lynn Lane. Admission is $5 per child. There will be food vendors, face painting, balloon animals, photo wall and more. Kids can check out bucket trucks, sirens, trailers and horns.
Columbus Life Choices Pregnancy Center is hosting its 3rd annual 5K color run/walk Saturday at the Columbus Riverwalk at 9 a.m. The family fun event is to help raise money and awareness for the pregnancy care center. Registration is $30 for an adult and $15 for a child. Family members of all ages are welcome, as are strollers. For more information, check out their website
Music is a perfect way to end your weekend. Check out the Columbus Choral Society's performance of "American Legacy" Saturday at First Baptist Church, 202 Seventh St. N., in Columbus at 7 p.m. Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m. the choir will perform at the Louise Campbell Center for the Arts, 235 Commerce St., in West Point. The Columbus Choral Society is entirely funded through donations. Feel free to donate the suggested $10 or more for the performance. For more information check out www.ColumbusChoralSociety.org.
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