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Halloween happenings in Vicksburg

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(Photo by David Menidrey)

Are you looking for a Halloween happening? Here is list of events from Wednesday through Saturday compiled from multiple sources.

If your event isn’t listed or we’ve made an error, send an email to [email protected] and give us the details. We’ll add it or fix it here.

Event Treat Trail Trunk or Treat
Date & Time Wednesday, Oct. 28, 5:30-7 p.m.
Host or Sponsor Gibson Memorial United Methodist Church
Address 335 Oak Ridge Road
Details The Treat Trail will take place as a drive-thru event. Everyone in the community can participate in this family friendly event.
Information 601-636-2605
   
Event Trunk or Treat
Date & Time Wednesday, Oct. 28, 5 to 6 p.m.
Host or Sponsor Elevate Church
Address 3527 Manor Dr A
Information 601 262-2340
   
Event Drive-Thru Fall Festival
Date & Time Thursday, Oct. 29, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Host or Sponsor Hinds Community College Vicksburg Warren Campus
Address 755 Highway 27
Cost Free
Details Stay safe in your car and drive thru our campus and receive a treat
For more information 601-629-6881
   
Event Candlelight Tours
Date & Time Oct. 30 & 31 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Host or Sponsor McRaven Tour Home
Address 1445 Harrison St.
Cost $30
Details These unique tours are a chance to experience McRaven in the dark, with only a candle to light your path… are you brave enough?
For more information https://www.mcraventourhome.com/ or Facebook Event page
   
Event Pumpkin Party
Date & Time Friday, Oct. 30, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Host or Sponsor First Baptist Church
Address 1607 Cherry St. in the Family Life Center
Cost Free
Details Members are asked to donate bags of individually wrapped candy. Hot dogs and drinks provided.
   
Event Disney Princess Meet and Greet
Date & Time Saturday, Oct. 31, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Host or Sponsor Old Depot Museum
Address 1010 Levee St.
Cost Children 7 and under, free; children 8 to 13, $1; children 14 to 18, $2.25; over 18, $4.50
Details Have your picture made with selected Disney Princesses as you tour the Old Depot Museum.
Information 601-638-6500
   
Event Trunk or Treat
Date & Time Saturday, Oct. 31, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Host or Sponsor Hawkins United Methodist Church
Address 3736 Hall’s Ferry Road
Details Drive-thru only
Information 601-636-2242
   
Event Halloween event
Date & Time Saturday, Oct. 31, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Host or Sponsor Fisher Ferry Fire Department
Address 4423 Lee Road and 302 Goodrum Road
Cost Free
Details Bring the kids by to pick up a bag of candy. All are welcome. Drive thru only.
   
Event Halloween in the Park
Date & Time Saturday, Oct. 31, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Host or Sponsor Main Street program and the City of Vicksburg
Address Downtown Vicksburg
Cost Free
Details Children and their parents will begin at the corner of the downtown park at Jackson and Washington streets and follow the path to the stage, where volunteers wearing gloves and masks will be standing on the first step of the stage and placing candy in the bags of each child.
Information 601-634-4527
   
Event Halloween Costume Party
Date & Time Oct. 31, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Host or Sponsor Jacques’
Address 1306 Washington St.
Details Tons of spooky drink specials, costume contest and more! FREE DRINK RAFFLE EVERY 30 MINUTES! CONTEST BEGINS AT 10PM
   
Event Halloween at the Biscuit Company with Hands On
Date & Time Oct. 31, 8 p.m. to midnight
Host or Sponsor The Biscuit Company of Vicksburg
Address 610 Grove St.
Details The band will be jamming! The food is always amazing! I’m sure Ms. Kay has some fun things planned for the evening

 

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Benefit for Bexlee-Kaye Nash Saturday

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Bexlee-Kaye Nash benefit Oct. 24 (photo by David Day)

Saturday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m., Patriot Motorsports is hosting a benefit for Bexlee-Kaye Nash.

Nash, the daughter of Joey and Brittany Nash, is fighting stage 4 neuroblastoma, which was diagnosed Nov. 23, 2019. Proceeds from the benefit go toward the costs of Bexle-Kaye’s treatment.

The event features barbecue chicken, hot dogs and hamburgers for $10, a raffle and silent auction, sale of toys for Blair E. Baton Children’s Hospital and a Magic Mirror photobooth.

Patriot Motorsports is located at 1029 U.S. Highway 61 North in Vicksburg.

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Festival on the River happening now

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Vicksburg Daily News is pleased to present “Festival On The River” Saturday, Oct. 24, in downtown Vicksburg. This event is presented in conjunction with the City of Vicksburg and the Vicksburg Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Daytime activities will be held at and near the Levee Street Marketplace, 1001 Levee St., from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Food and merchandise vendors will be on hand displaying unique items for sale. The Vicksburg Warren County Tractor Club will be on hand with antique tractors. Garry James will be picking on the porch for your musical entertainment.

Beginning at 5 p.m., come up the hill to the Washington Street Park, at 1001 Washington St., for an evening of musical entertainment. DJ Shaggy from KHits 104.5 will be your host on the stage powered by Cook Tractor Company. Also appearing will be “The Blues Experience” featuring Calvin “Dr Who” Carson and Mark “Duvelle” Doyle and three-time Josie Award winning group Tobi Lee and the Mustang Sally Band from Nashville.

There is no admission charge for either of these family-friendly events. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets, along with your mask, and be prepared to socially distance. The street will be closed to traffic during the concert.

We hope to see you. Come join us, and let’s show the world #Vicksburgisopenforbusiness!

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