Schedule-MS Bicentennial Celebration - South

Schedule-MS Bicentennial Celebration - South

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Centennial Plaza in Gulfport will serve as South Mississippi's Bicentennial Celebration headquarters. The event will feature two days of exciting activities, beginning with a history-making opening ceremony on Friday, March 31, 2017.

Here's what you need to know if you're planning to go:

Here's how you get your free tickets to the featured concerts:

Friday, March 31st concert featuring The Coast Big Band:

Saturday, April 1st concert featuring The Band Perry:

Learn more about the celebration in Gulfport at