March 9

Junior Auxiliary Prom Closet
Junior Auxiliary of Biloxi-Ocean Springs
will host its annual Prom Closet from 10
a.m. to 2 p.m. Prom Closet provides
gently used formal dresses, accessories
and shoes to young ladies at an
exceptionally low cost ñ all items are
$15 or less.

Ocean Springs Citizens Center

March 15

Memorial Hospital Foundation
Guardian Angel Gala

The 5th annual gala will honor 65
Memorial Hospital care providers that
were recognized as Guardian Angels in
2018 as well as serve as the foundation's
fundraiser. Event starts at 6 p.m.
Cocktail attire. Tickets are $150 per

Golden Nugget, Biloxi

March 15-16

Gulf Coast Stamp Club

GULFPEX 2019 will take place from
10 a.m. to 6 p.m. with free parking and
admission. This year's theme is a
Celebration of Women on United States

15004 LeMoyne Blvd. N, Biloxi

March 16

11th Annual Unity Festival
The 11th Annual Unity Festival will take
place from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and feature
vendors with food, drinks and crafts.
The event will also include music,
children's activities and a parade. The
Unity Festival is dedicated to the goal of
a better community that will honor our
past, grow our present and be a resource
for our future.

1903 31st Ave, Gulfport

March 16

Beau Rivage Platinum Anniversary
Join Beau Rivage in celebrating its 20th
anniversary. A full slate of family fun
activities is planned for the front lawn of
MGM Park, starting at 5 p.m. At 5:30
p.m., UNFAZED will take the stage.
Highlighting the festivities will be a
spectacular fireworks show off the top of
Beau Rivage, starting 7:30 p.m.

MGM Park, Biloxi

March 16

Grillin' on the Green
The 13th annual Grillin' on the Green
will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Festivities will include live
entertainment all day with a large
variety of barbecue to choose from.

Biloxi Town Green

March 19

Jackson County Industrial
Trade Show

The 30th anniversary trade show will
begin at 9 a.m. with a ribbon cutting.
Doors are open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
for Jackson County's premier business-
to-business event. Registration is
available online.

B.E "Mac" McGinty Civic Center, Pascagoula

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March 1-31

Gulf Coast Winter Classics
Horse Show
A six-week United States Equestrian
Foundation AA Rated Hunter-Jumper
event. With approximately 1000 horses
exhibiting and 12,000 spectators, this is
the largest hunter/jumper show on the
Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Harrison County Fairgrounds

March 2

Open the Door for Three
Arts Under The Dome brings to the
stage this acclaimed trio of Irish
musicians, veterans and mainstays of
the Celtic music scene who tour
worldwide, performing Celtic tunes both
old and new. Tickets for the 7 p.m.
concert are $15 adults, $10 students.

First United Methodist Church, Gulfport

March 5

Beau Rivage Mardi Gras

Celebrate the historic tradition of Mardi
Gras Beau Rivage-style with live music,
activities and plenty of giveaways
starting at 11 a.m. This free community
event offers local residents and visitors a
classic Biloxi Mardi Gras experience
with fun and games for the entire family.

Downtown Biloxi at the corner of
Reynoir St. and Water St.

March 7

Wine Social at Mignon's
Mignon's will host a wine social from 6
to 8 p.m featuring hors d'oeuvres and a
sampling of 15 wines. Cost is $30 per

Palace Casino Resort

March 8

Sister Hazel
Platinum-recording artists Sister Hazel
will perform live at Hard Rock Hotel &
Casino at 8 p.m. The band will perform
some of their top hits as well as music
from their latest EP, Fire. Tickets start
at $20.

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Biloxi

March 9

Beach Day at the Wheel Way
Junior Auxiliary of Gulfport, USM Gulf
Park's Institute for Disability Studies
and the City of Long Beach will host
Beach Day at the Wheel Way from 10
a.m. to 1 p.m. In 2018, JA provided
funding for the handicap beach access
from Highway 90 to the water. This
event will have free and fun activities to
celebrate National Disabilities
Awareness Month and our local youth.

Long Beach Harbor Westside

March 9

The Greatest Showman Sing-Along
Bring your voices and wear your favorite
circus attire to celebrate circus and
family with this fun event from 10 a.m.
to 12 p.m. LMDC will become the Big
Top with games, crafts, activities and a
sing-along event on the big screen in the
theatre. Cost is $10.

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center

March 23

Kate Lee & Forrest O'Conner
with Friends

Arts Under The Dome hosts this duo
who have received critical acclaim as
lead singers and songwriters in the
O'Connor Family Band. The band won a
Grammy in 2017 for their bluegrass &
Americana album. Tickets for the 7 p.m.
concert are $15 adults, $10 students.

First United Methodist Church, Gulfport

March 23

Wild West Ales & Rails Fundraiser
The Mississippi Coast Model Railroad
Museum will host its annual Wild West
fundraiser from 7 to 11 p.m. The event
will feature an auction, dancing, food
and drinks and costs $50 per person to
attend. Costumes are encouraged!

The Warehouse, Gulfport

March 23-24

Arts Alive
This rapidly growing festival highlights
the burgeoning scene of artists, makers,
and performers from across the region.
The festival will include live
demonstrations, hands-on activities,
and artist showcases/marketplace at
host locations across Old Town.
Suggested $5 donation.

Old Town Bay St. Louis

March 25-31

Rapiscan Systems Classic
Rapiscan Systems Classic (formally the
Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic) will
return to Fallen Oak. Gates open
Thursday at 7 a.m., Friday at 9 a.m. and
Saturday and Sunday at 8 a.m. Ground
tickets are free.

Fallen Oak Golf Course

March 30

USM Jazz & Blues Festival
The University of Southern Mississippi
will host its 11th annual event from 10
a.m. to 5 p.m. This family-friendly event
includes live music, children's activities
and local cuisine and artisans. This
year's mission is to raise scholarship
dollars for students at the Gulf Park

USM Gulf Park Campus, Long Beach

March 30

Jackson County Heart Walk
The Jackson County Healthy for Good
Heart Walk benefits the lifesaving work
of the American Heart Association. The
walk will begin at 7:30 a.m. at Beach
Park in Pascagoula.

Beach Park, Pascagoula

March 30

Cattails and Cocktails
The La Pointe-Krebs Foundation will
host its first annual drawdown, Cattails
and Cocktails, from 6:30 to 10 p.m.
Tickets are $25 per person.

Pascagoula County Club

March 30

Shamrockin' the Coast
The 12th annual Shamrockin' the Coast
party and silent auction will be held
from 7 to 10 p.m. This fun and exciting
night will feature delicious food and
drinks, great music by The Molly
Ringwalds, and enticing auction items.
Tickets can be purchased online.

White House Hotel, Biloxi