Upcoming Events

13th annual V105.5 Vicksburg Christmas Caroling Contest.

The preliminary performance nights are December 4-5 and 7 (6:30pm) and final night is December 8 (6:30pm).

This awesome community event will be held at the Vicksburg Convention Center.

$10,000 will be awarded in prize money to the finalists and participating choir directors. Tickets are $5 at the door

Click here to download the application form.

16th Annual Breakfast with Santa – Saturday, December 9

The Vicksburg Convention Center (VCC) and VenuWorks of Vicksburg are proud to present the 16th Annual Breakfast with Santa on December 9 from 8am-10am.  In addition to a delicious McDonald’s breakfast, children will experience a magical time in a life size Candyland adventure where they will play games and do crafts.  Santa will be there for photos and to hear those special requests. Santa will be giving away his bag of toys and electronics ($1,000 value sponsored by Walmart) that he will bring from the North Pole to the lucky winner of the raffle.  Tickets/space is limited.  Breakfast tickets are $7 in advance and $10 day of event.  Tickets can be purchased at www.ticketmaster.com, the Vicksburg Convention Center box office or by phone at 1-800-745-3000.  A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Ronald McDonald House.

This annual event is generously sponsored by numerous community supporters including McDonald’s, Walmart, Golding Barge Line, Hometown Medical, Mutual Credit Union, Terry Services, Inc., Home Bank, Ergon Refining, Maynord Landscaping, Inc., and Trustmark National Bank. Numerous community volunteers assist and support in the production of the event.

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Mississippi improves the well-being of children and families through programs that give comfort, compassion and care. Ronald McDonald House opened its doors on May 1, 1989 and is located on the campus of University of Mississippi Medical Center. The house serves as a home-away-from-home for families who have children receiving specialized medical care throughout the Jackson metro-area.

Raffle tickets for Santa’s bag can be purchased in advance at the VCC business office or during the breakfast ($1 per raffle ticket or 6 raffle tickets for $5).  Raffle winners must be present to win.  For tickets or more information contact Sue Bagby at 601-630-2929 or email [email protected].

29th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Breakfast

The Omicron Rho Lambda Educational Foundation of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. is pleased to announce the hosting of its 29th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Breakfast on January 15, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. It will be held at The Vicksburg Convention Center. The speaker for this occasion will be Kelsey Rushing esq.

Tickets are $20.00 (to reserve your ticket , email [email protected]
or call Ben Brown at 601.218.2068)