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Looking for something to do this weekend or next week?

Here are just a few of events happening around town. Follow the links for more information.

 

Saturday, Nov. 16

Grace’s Marketplace from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

WinterFest 2019 from noon to 3 p.m.

“A Visit from the Boss” dinner theater closing night, starting at 6 p.m.

Chris Gill performs from 6 to 9 p.m.

“Anne of Green Gables” theater, starting at 7:30 p.m.

The Boys perform, 8 p.m. to midnight.

 

Sunday, Nov. 17

Sunday Brunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Vicksburg Holiday Open House from 1 to 5 p.m.

“Anne of Green Gables” theater matinee, starting at 2 p.m.

 

Coming up next week, Monday, Nov. 18 to Friday, Nov. 22

Wednesday, Nov. 20, “Vicksburg: Grant’s Campaign that Broke the Confederacy” presentation with author and historian Donald L. Miller.

Wednesday, Nov. 20, Storytime at the library.

Wednesday, Nov. 20, Vicksburg-Warren County Chamber of Commerce November luncheon.

Thursday, Nov. 21 through Saturday, Nov. 23, Warren High Madrigals Singe Feaste

Thursday, Nov. 21, Cornhole tourney at Margaritaville

Friday, Nov. 22 2020 Miss Magnolia State pageant.

 

Hey, we know that’s not all. Do you have an event to list? Email it to [email protected].

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VIDEO – Stormy Daniels investigates the paranormal in Vicksburg

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David Childers and Stormy Daniels (photo by Thomas Parker)

Stormy Daniels is at the McNutt House in Vicksburg this weekend.

She is in town to do a paranormal investigation at the house with local ghost hunter David Childers, Ashley Storm and others. The event, which takes place Saturday evening, is a memorial fundraiser for Childers’ brother, Bradley Sandford, who died in September at the age of 36.

Tickets are sold out for the event.

Daniels, a former adult film star, rose to national attention because of her accusations that President Donald Trump paid her $130,000 to keep their 2006 affair quiet a month before the 2016 election. Although Trump’s then attorney Michael Cohen initially denied the payment, he eventually admitted that he had paid Daniels. Cohen pleaded guilty to campaign finance charges in relation to the case. For that accusation and others, Cohen was convicted and sentenced to federal prison. Trump has denied that he instructed Cohen to pay Daniels.

 

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‘Miracle on Swing Street’ comes to Vicksburg

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Fabulous Equinox Orchestra (photo source https://equinoxorchestra.com/)

The Vicksburg Convention Center (VCC) and VenuWorks of Vicksburg are excited to announce a holiday jazz brunch event in partnership with Beyond Walls Ministry and River City Rescue Mission.

The Fabulous Equinox All-Stars is bringing “Miracle on Swing Street, A Holiday Soiree,” their holiday tour, to the VCC Sunday, Dec. 13, at 12:30 p.m. The event includes a classic brunch and jazz orchestra performing some swinging holiday tunes. Due to social distancing protocol, space is limited.

Tickets go on sale Monday, Nov. 23, at 10 a.m. Tickets for the brunch are $150 for a table of 6 or $30 a person. Each brunch ticket holder is asked to donate an unwrapped toy or gift (age range from infant to 18 years of age) or make a special monetary donation to Beyond Walls Ministry or the River City Rescue Mission. The donations will be dispersed to children of incarcerated parents and needy children in Vicksburg and Warren County. Tickets can be purchased at the VCC box office, ticketmaster.com or call 601-630-2929 for more info.

To donate to this important cause before the event, the VCC will be collecting new unwrapped toys and gifts and checks for Beyond Walls Ministry and/or the River City Rescue Mission during normal business hours (Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.).

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the VCC has updated and enhanced many of its cleaning and safety protocols to help ensure the safety and security of everyone who walks through the doors. They have configured seating to allow for social distancing and will be conducting temperature checks at entry points. Masks will be required for all attendees and staff.

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Salvation Army kicks off Angel Tree and Kettle campaigns

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The Salvation Army in Vicksburg is kicking off its annual Angel Tree and Kettle campaigns.

The kickoff event will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, at the Vicksburg Mall, 3505 Pemberton Square Blvd., by the mall entrance next to Dillard’s.

The Salvation Army reminds everyone that the need is great in the community, but its strength is greater. All proceeds collected through the campaign in Vicksburg stays in the local area.

To volunteer, call 601-456-4444. To adopt an angel or donate online, visit the Salvation Army Vicksburg website.

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