Remembering Katrina: Events to commemorate the storm in South MS

Remembering Katrina: Events to commemorate the storm in South MS

SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) - As we approach the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina there are many ceremonies and events taking place to commemorate the storm and its impact on South Mississippi.  Below find a list of some of the events happening in the coming days.

August 27

Habitat For Humanity of the MS Gulf Coast
Hurricane Katrina 10th Anniversary Commemoration Event
10:30 am -11:30 am
Fowler Fields, 4206 Lanier Avenue, Pascagoula, MS 39581

Remembering & Resurfacing
Beach Park - Pascagoula
6 pm  – 8 pm
Info: 228-938-2356


August 28

D'Iberville Volunteers Foundation Hurricane Katrina Remembrance and Recovery Celebration Exhibit
9 am - 5 pm D'Iberville Recreation Center 
Free

VolunteerFEST
6 pm - 9 pm Biloxi Town Green, Beach Blvd.

Salvation Army Hurricane Katrina Commemoration
7 pm Golden Nugget
Tickets: 228-207-4295


August 29

WOW - Walking On Water, More Than A Bridge
Bridge Walker & Canned Food Drive
7 am - 11 am Ocean Springs/Biloxi Bridge
Info: 228-604-0014

Biloxi's Annual Katrina Memorial
9 am MGM Park
Beach Blvd., Biloxi

10 Years and 10,000 Reasons
Celebration and Remembrance Service
10:30 am Music, 11 am Multi-Denomitionatal Service
Barksdale Pavilion, Jones Park, Gulfport 
Info: (228) 868-5770

D'Iberville Volunteers Foundation Hurricane Katrina Remembrance and Recovery Celebration Exhibit
9 am - 5 pm D'Iberville Recreation Center 
Free
*2 pm Moran Park - Volunteer Recognition

Hurricane Katrina Blood Drive 
Noon to 7 pm Edgewater Mall
2600 Beach Blvd,  Biloxi
Info: 1-800-733-2767

Gulf Coast Community Foundation Day - Resiliency of the Gulf Coast
1 pm - 5 pm  Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art
Free admission
*MDOT to honor bridge artists at museum, 1 pm - 3 pm

Celebrate of Recovery & Church Dedication
3 pm Lakeshore Baptist Church
6028 Lakeshore Road, Bay St. Louis

Picnic In The Park 
4:15 pm - 8 pm War Memorial Park
Pass Christian
Info: 228-323-0579

Unveiling of Hurricane Katrina Historical Marker
4:30 pm Long Beach City Hall

Remembering the Lost
5 pm Waveland Ground Zero Museum
* Museum Grand re-opening to follow

Concert for the Coast
Gates Open @ 5 pm, Concert @  6 pm
MGM Park
Infield Seating $45 + fees
Reserved Chair $35 + fees
General Admission $25 + fees

Soaring Ahead - 10 Years After Katrina
6pm Long Beach Senior Activity Center
20257 Daughtery Road, Long Beach

Remembering Katrina & Celebrating Recovery Dinner
6 pm D'Iberville Civic Center

Pass Lives Lost
7 pm ceremony on beach to remember the lives lost in Katrina

8:30 pm Bonfire Remembrance
All 22 Harrison County Bonfire pits will be lit


August 30

Hurricane Katrina Blood Drive 
10 am to 6 pm Edgewater Mall
2600 Beach Blvd,  Biloxi
Info: 1-800-733-2767

Prayer Service & Music
PTSD Experts talk about coping with Katrina 10 Years Later
2 pm St. Micheal's Catholic Church
Beach Blvd, Biloxi

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