The Vicksburg Convention Center and VenuWorks of Vicksburg are proud to announce the Veteran Day Activities planned for November 11, 2017. The activities begin with a Veterans Day Breakfast (free for Veterans and $12 for non-veterans) at the Vicksburg Convention Center beginning at 8:00am. Space is limited and reservation tickets are required. For reservation tickets or for information on sponsorship, please call 601.630.2929 or email [email protected]
The “Spirit of Vicksburg” Veterans Day Parade in Historic Downtown Vicksburg will start at 9:30am and the Veterans Day Ceremony at the Memorial Rose Garden begins at 11:00am.
We are grateful for the opportunity to show appreciation for our military personnel who have selflessly sacrificed for the freedom of all Americans. Supporting the military community is very important and we hope our veterans and active duty military will join us on Veterans Day for all the special activities. These activities are made possible through a plethora of community sponsors: City of Vicksburg, Vicksburg Convention Center/VenuWorks, Vicksburg Convention & Visitors Bureau, Audibel Hearing Healthcare, Big River Ship Builders, Inc., Ergon, Home Bank, McDonalds, Mutual Credit Union, Immanuel Baptist Church, RiverHills Bank, Trustmark, WaterView Casino & Hotel, and Yazoo River Towing, Inc.
A special wall of honor will be featured at the breakfast. Interested Veterans or family members of Veterans can submit their picture along with a short bio to Michelle Stewart at [email protected]rmy.mil, Sue Bagby at [email protected], or mail to the Vicksburg Convention Center, 1600 Mulberry Street, Vicksburg, MS. Please include name, service, dates of service, and occupation.
For more information, please call the Vicksburg Convention Center at 601.630.2929.
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
Details coming soon.