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Mississippi Blues in France

What's a Mississippi Blues Trail marker doing in France?

This week Brandi Katherine Herrera, the American artist behind poetic flummery, will travel to the marker in Cahors and seek out the Mississippi roots of the rich blues culture in France. Follow her journey at www.southbysud.tumblr.com and ‪#‎southbysud‬!

Golf Road Trip 2

Randy Watkins' Golf Road Trip

We asked former PGA TOUR player Randy Watkins to take us on a road trip to some of his favorite courses, restaurants, and friendly diversions. His three-day itinerary recommends several of the finest places to play, stay, and dine around the state. 

Sela Ward

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Featured Event

Fondren's First Thursday

March 5 | Fondren Neighborhood, Jackson

This Studio Chane presented event is a megaplatform of artists, musicians, designers, dreamers and doers. Each month, FFT produces 3000 – 5000+ attendees and we are growing! This all age family friendly event welcomes all to Fondren – Jackson's playground for dreamers. The inaugural March event features a listening event hosted by public radio's StoryCorps, a grand opening for Hops and Habanas, and a musical performance by Cedar Creek Ramblers.

As Seen In

A 16-Year-Old Making His Way to the Hall of Fame
The Rachael Ray Show

Sixteen-year-old blues prodigy and Clarksdale native Christone "Kingfish" Ingram has sung at the White House for the president and First Lady, and he recently appeared on the Rachael Ray Show.

 


As Seen In

The 13 Best Restaurants in the South
Thrillist

Snackbar in Oxford made the list. Read about the restaurant with a "menagerie of bucks and mallards mounted to the walls and menu that ranges from country style pork terrine to duck confit."

 


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