South Mississippi weekend whereabouts November 26th - 28th

By Michelle Lady - e-mail

SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) - Ring in the holidays with some of your Christmas favorites. The Gulf Coast Symphony Youth Orchestra presents Holiday Peppermint Pops. The concert is tonight beginning at 7 at the Saenger Theatre.

Come out for the inaugural Great Bowl. Six pee wee all star football teams will take the field to battle for the championship. The first game starts Saturday at 9a.m. at the West Harrison High School football field.

The city of Waveland is showing off it's Christmas spirit by lighting the snowflakes adorning the magnificent oaks along Nicholson Avenue. Celebrate the lighting with food, drink and music. The event is Saturday from 5p.m. until 8p.m.

Give a unique gift this season, Nettles Pottery in Pass Christian is hosting an open house and sale. Tour the studio and watch the potters at work. It's Saturday from 10a.m. until 5p.m. and Sunday from noon until 5.

Enjoy a day of music and help restock the shelves at Feed My Sheep food pantry. Six bands will take the stage at the first ever Gobblepalooza. It's Saturday from 3p.m. until 10:30p.m. at the corner of 14th street and 27th Avenue in downtown Gulfport.

Take a trip into the wild with jungle Jack Hanna. The animal expert is performing at the Hard Rock Casino Saturday at 8p.m.

Have yourself a Merry Little Christmas with Kenny Rogers. The country singer and songwriter wants to start off the Christmas season will kick the season off with a few of his favorite things Saturday at the IP Casino beginning at 8p.m.

Get on your motorcycles or rev up your cars, trucks or anything else with wheels and take an afternoon stroll for a great cause. The annual Asgard Motrocycle Club Toy Run is Sunday beginning at noon. Rain or Shine they will ride for the kids.

Holiday Peppermint Pops

  • Friday 7p.m.
  • Saenger Theatre
  • 170 Reynoir Street, Biloxi
  • For Tickets Call (228) 896-4276

Great Bowl

  • Saturday First Game Starts at 9a.m.
  • West Harrison High Football Field
  • 10399 County Farm Road, Gulfport

Snowflakes on Nicholson

  • Saturday 5p.m. - 8p.m.
  • Snowflake Lighting 5:30p.m.
  • Corner of Nicholson & Central Avenue, Waveland
  • For More Info Call (228) 467-0855

Open House Pottery Show & Sale

  • Saturday 10a.m. - 5p.m.
  • Sunday 12p.m. - 5p.m.
  • Nettles Pottery
  • 22291 Bells Ferry Road
  • Pass Christian, MS 39571
  • For More Info Call (228) 452-3511


  • Saturday 3p.m. - 10:30p.m.
  • Downtown Gulfport
  • Corner or 14th Street & 27th Avenue
  • Tickets $20
  • For More Info Call (228) 223-2223

Jack Hanna

  • Saturday 8p.m.
  • Hard Rock Casino
  • For Tickets Call (228) 374-7625

Kenny Rogers

  • Saturday 8p.m.
  • IP Casino
  • For Tickets Call (228) 436-3000

Toy Run

  • Sunday
  • Ride Begins at 12p.m.
  • Call for Details
  • (228) 392-8281

Copyright 2010 WLOX. All rights reserved.