Harry Day sat in Rick’s Cafe Saturday afternoon behind a table displaying his artwork.
He was trying to sell metal sculptures, ink block prints and copies of a couple of books he has written to the fairly constant stream of the bar’s customers shuffling past.
Starkville Area Arts Council’s annual Cotton District Arts Festival hits the historic Cotton District on Super Bulldog Saturday, April 13, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Merritt Bush, 3, sits on her father’s shoulders during the 2018 Cotton District Arts Festival Saturday. Merritt is the daughter of Jeffery Bush and Kyle Merritt. “The arts and kids stuff here is great and we just love Bulldog Weekend,” Kyle said.
Martina Hoffmann, 8, learns how to paint with local Mississippi State University student and artist Kelsey Pearce during the Cotton District Arts Festival on Saturday. Martina’s parents are Florencia Meyer and Federico Huffmann, of Starkville. Pearce is a biology science major from Memphis.
Two signature Starkville events — Mississippi State University’s Super Bulldog Weekend and the Starkville Area Arts Council’s Cotton District Arts Festival — are set to draw in tourists from across the Southeast this weekend.
The Cotton District Arts Festival in Starkville is looking for 2017’s best local musicians.
The Golden Triangle had a busy and economically successful weekend.
A large crowd is expected at Mississippi State for Super Bulldog Weekend beginning today as MSU takes on the Texas A&M Aggies in an SEC baseball series featuring nationally ranked Top 10 teams.
Sports, arts and food lovers will find their fill of events this weekend as tourists descend upon Starkville for Super Bulldog Weekend and the Cotton District Arts Festival.
The Cotton District Arts Festival will feature a lineup of new and returning artisans for the April 16 event, the Starkville Area Arts Festival announced last week.