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Festival Season

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Festival season is upon us! Are you ready?

There are THREE great festivals taking place in Greenville this year and we are so excited to be a part of all three. Grab your calendar and save those dates and while you are at buy your tickets!

The 36th Annual Mississippi Delta Blues and Heritage Festival
September 21, 2013
This festival is legendary in Washington County–want to know why Mississippi is called the home of America’s music? This festival will show you why. Hang out at the main stage or visit the Juke Joint stage for some raw music; this is a festival you won’t want to miss. Tickets are on sale on their website.

The Mighty Mississippi Music Festival
October 4-6, 2013
This is the FIRST year of this festival and have you seen the line up? Nothing, better than rocking out to some great bands on the edge of the Mississippi River. They even have some spots for camping–so you can make a weekend of it. So fun! There tickets went on sale a few weeks ago and you can get your tickets downtown at the Convention and Visitors Bureau.

The Delta Hot Tamale Festival
October 17-19, 2013
Do you LOVE hot tamales? Ok, do you love food? Then this festival is for you and this year it has been extended to THREE days! Visit their website to get the skinny. It is going to be HOT! (pun intended)