South Mississippi weekend whereabouts June 10th - 12th - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

South Mississippi weekend whereabouts June 10th - 12th

Giddy up at the Harrison County Fairgrounds for a fun and exciting Horse Show. The state Quarter Horse Association is showing off the horses skills with barrel racing, calf roping and lots of other western riding events. The show is Friday through Sunday.

It's time again for a week of fun at the Coast Coliseum. The Summer Fair is in full swing, hop on the rides, enjoy delicious food, free shows, live music, contests and so much more. It runs Friday though June 19th. For a full lineup of events click here.

Wind down the busy work week with a relaxing sunset cruise. Travel the bayous and swamps of the Pascagoula River by the light of the moon. The two hour tour will cruise from the Audubon Center at 5:30 but make sure to call and reserve your spot.

Park your lawn chairs at Pascagoula Beach Park for free music and fun. Friday night is the kickoff of a new series Blues on the Beach. Every second Friday during the summer there will be music at beach park for everyone to enjoy. Singer Lisa Mills hits the stage at 6p.m.

If you are feeling lucky Saturday head on over to the Bay-Waveland Yacht Club for a draw down to benefit the Krewe of Nereids.

Check out the Juneteenth Celebration. Martin Luther King Blvd will be filled with sound of gospel Friday and Saturday the fun continues with a parade, pony rides, softball games and more.

Anglers from all over have converged in South Mississippi hoping to reel in lots of fish and prizes. The Billfish Classic competitors will be weighing in from four until eleven Friday and Saturday at Point Cadet Marina behind the Isle Casino. Come see the biggest catches and enjoy free entertainment.

It will be a blue, but fun weekend in Poplarville for the annual Blueberry Jubilee. Enjoy arts and crafts, storytelling, live entertainment, a car show and lots of food topped with blueberries. There are bands playing Friday at 6 but the big event is Saturday.

Get your health in check with a free women's health fair. Get screened for blood sugar, cholesterol, cancer and more. The event is Saturday from 9 until 1 at the Pass Road Baptist Church in Gulfport.

Also don't forget it's second Saturday in Bay St. Louis. Enjoy your weekend.

Horse Show

  • Friday - Sunday 9a.m.
  • Harrison County Fairgrounds
  • (228) 533-7031

Summer Fair

  • Friday - Sunday, June 19th
  • Friday 5p.m. - 11p.m.
  • Saturdays 1p.m. - 11p.m.
  • Sundays 1p.m. - 10p.m.

Sunset River Cruise

  • Friday
  • Sets Sail 5:30p.m.
  • Pascagoula Audubon Center
  • RSVP (228) 475-0825

Blues at the Beach

  • Friday 6p.m. - 8p.m.
  • Pascagoula Beach Park
  • (228) 762-3391

Krewe Of Nereids Drawdown

  • Saturday 7p.m. - 11p.m.
  • Bay Waveland Yacht Club
  • For Tickets Call (228) 216-6412
  • or (228) 467-4011

Juneteenth Celebration

  • Friday & Saturday
  • 3312 Martin Luther King Blvd., Gulfport
  • (601) 544-0043

Billfish Classic

  • Friday - Sunday
  • Behind Isle Casino
  • For More Info (228) 239-2575

Blueberry Jubilee

  • Saturday 8a.m. - 4p.m.
  • Downtown Poplarville

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