SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) - Fall is in full swing, and there are plenty of events going on this weekend to help you get in the autumn spirit.
More than 27,000 people showed up for last year's event, and organizers are hoping for an even bigger turn out this year. And with a haunted house, 20 bands and a 5k race on the line-up, who could blame them? The open air festival kicks off tonight and lasts through Sunday. Admission to the art and food booths is free, and you can catch all the concerts for just $6 a day. Learn more about Bay Bridgefest.
7th Annual Bay Bridgefest
Friday - Sunday
Downtown Bay St. Louis
It's almost time of year.
The shops will soon be filled with the hustle and bustle of the holidays, and the Gulfport Premium Outlets are looking for some extra help. This weekend they're hosting a Holiday Job Fair. Saturday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., stores will be hiring for seasonal and part-time employees. Booths will be set up in the food court for those interested in applying.
Holiday Job Fair
Saturday, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Gulfport Premium Outlets Food Court
You can scare for a cause this weekend at the CASA Zombie Bash.
Enjoy great food, live entertainment, and a spooky haunted house, and make sure you dress to impress because there's a costume contest as well. The party kicks off at 8 p.m. You can purchase tickets online or at the door, and all proceeds benefit CASA of Harrison County.
CASA Zombie Bash
Saturday, 8 p.m. - 12 a.m.
23441 Arcadia Road
If you're looking to get some exercise in this weekend, head on over to the Harrison County Fairgrounds for the Color Vibe 5k. Racers, be warned, you may want to bring a change of clothes. Participants run through various "color zones" during the race, so by the time you cross the finish line, you'll be colored from head to toe. The race kicks off at 9 Saturday morning. A registration fee is required and space is limited, so sign up today if you plan to get in on the fun. Register here.
Color Vibe 5k Race
Saturday, 9 a.m.
Harrison County Fairgrounds
Friday, 10 a.m.
Saturday, 11 a.m.
Sunday, 1 p.m.
Jackson County Fairgrounds, Pascagoula
228 762-6043 or 228 217-1667
Friday and Saturday, 6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Shepard State Park, Gautier