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Weekend Whereabouts: August 9 - 11

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A dazzling display of gems, minerals, jewelry and fossils can be found at the 34th Annual Harrison County Gem and Mineral Show. Vendors from last year and new vendors will be at the show offering everyday-fashionable pieces to the rare and exquisite. Experts will perform demonstrations. There will be food and drinks for sale. Geologist Sharon Greer will have her table set up so bring your rocks to identify or try to "stump the expert".

34th Annual Harrison County Gem and Mineral Show

Friday, 10am-6pm

Saturday, 10am-6pm

Sunday, 10am-4pm

West Harrison County Civic Center, Long Beach

Bring your family and your lawn chair over to Beach Park in Pascagoula this Friday. Pascagoula's Blues at the Beach features New Orleans band Mississippi Rail Company in concert. The Beach Park concession stand will be open with food and drinks. The band's music has been recorded deep in the swamps of Maurice, Louisiana and retells the ghost stories, love songs, and murder ballads of the South.

Blues At The Beach

Friday, 6pm-8pm

Pascagoula Beach Park

228-762-3533

Free

Band of Gold a New Orleans Blues and R&B band will perform Saturday at 100 Men Hall. Before their performance a documentary on 100 Men Hall's history called "Call before Demo, Resurrecting a Legendary Blues Hall". The 30-minute movie will highlight the members who built the hall, renovation of the hall, and interviews with performance who played at the hall. Tickets are $15 and there will be a full bar.

Band of Gold

Saturday, 8pm

Band of Gold, 100 Men Hall,

303 Union Street, Bay St. Louis

228-342-5770

Free

Twice As Nice Kids Resale offers gently used children, infant, and maternity items. You can find great deals on infant equipment, such as furniture, swings, highchairs, bassinets, bouncy seats, feeding equipment, and lots of clothes. They'll also have a great selection of children's clothes, toys, hair bows, movies, books, shoes, uniforms, outside toys and much more! Maternity items can also be found at discount prices! There are also new items for sale at low consignment prices.

Twice as nice kid's resale

Friday, 9am-8pm

Saturday, 9am-2:30pm

Twice As Nice, D'Iberville Civic Center

Reception and Public Reading at WAMA

Saturday, 6pm-10pm

Walter Anderson Museum of Art, Ocean Springs

228-872-3164

Free

Writing Workshop at WAMA

Saturday, 9:30am-4:30pm

Walter Anderson Museum of Art, Ocean Springs

228-872-3164

Pedal in the Pass

Friday, 6pm

War Memorial Park, Pass Christian

228-760-0165

Free to ride

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