Upcoming Events for Hattiesburg, Laurel and The Surrounding Areas

November 21: Be a Superhero for Kids 5K and Family Run sponsored by Kids Hub, an organization that helps raise awareness and stop child physical and sexual abuse in our community. Please wear your favorite superhero costume and come help us celebrate our local “superheroes” like Law Enforcement, Fire, Military,etc. Town Square Park, Downtown Hattiesburg. 8:30 am. For more information contact: 601-909-6294.

November 21: Eaglepalooza  will be at 8pm after the USM vs. Old Dominion football game in Historic Downtown Hattiesburg.  Headlining Eaglepalooza 2015 is Echosmith.

November 21: Eucutta VFD: Fun Day Cookout Fund Raiser  10:00am at the church. There will be fall festival activities for kids, a silent auction and a cake walk. Hamburgers, sausage dogs, and hot dogs will be available for purchase. For more details, call 601-735-5581.

November 21: Battle Like a Bulldog Benefit at the Moselle football field. 5K Run/2 mile Walk and fun run for kids K–6th grade. Pre-registration is $20.00. Race day registration is $25.00. Race starts at 9:00am. The rest of the benefit includes raffles, live entertainment and more. Proceeds benefit the expenses of Mr. Edward Crosby, principal at Moselle Elementary School, who was recently diagnosed with pancreatic and liver cancer. For more details, call 601-582-7586.

November 23: For $1, you receive a chance to win $500 for this holiday season. All profits go to the Hattiesburg Jaycees for membership training and building up keep. 5-6 pm. Hattiesburg Jaycees Hut, Hutchinson Drive, Hattiesburg.

November 28: Santa Visits Applebee’s at Southern Cross Animal Rescue’s pancake and sausage fundraiser from 8:00am-9:45am at Applebee’s (2019 Highway 15, Laurel). Santa Claus will visit with children participating in the fundraiser.  Tickets can be purchased at SCAR during business hours, located on Highway 184 in Laurel, or at the door of Applebee’s the morning of the fundraiser. Cost will be $5 per person. For more information, call the rescue at 601-433-5807.

December 3: The Jones County Junior College Fine Arts Department is inviting the public to start the holidays with, “A Jingle Jazz Christmas,” featuring the JC Jazz and JC Voices  at 7 p.m. in the Bobby Shows Exhibit Hall in the Ronald E. Whitehead Advanced Technology Center, located in the Howard Technology Park in Ellisville. The students and faculty of the JCJC Fine Arts Department request that you bring one new unwrapped toy for the Salvation Army’s “Angel Tree” program as your admission to the concert. Toys, including sports equipment, board games and plush animals will be given to a child in our area this Christmas.

December 3: The City of Collins will hold their annual Christmas parade beginning at 6:30 pm

December 3: The Hattiesburg Jaycees once again bring you The Annual Hattiesburg Christmas Parade at 5:30 pm.  To see the route which has changed this year, go to https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=zOvttktRBwVs.kGRZ3LRtvmZ4. If you would like to be a part of the parade, email hattiesburgjaycees@gmail.com.

December 5: The movie Polar Express will be presented at Hinton Park in Petal beginning at 7:30 pm. The event is free, but vendors will be on hand.

December 5: Benefit for Reece Stringer will be held at the JR Sims Livestock building in Bay Springs from 10:00am-4:00pm. There will be a silent auction, chicken plates, bouncy houses and entertainment by 84 West. Tickets are $10 each. All proceeds benefit the Stringer Family. For more info, call Angie at 601-670-0966.

December 5: The Winter Spectacular is a holiday market that will be held at Greene Park in Leakesville beginning at 8 am.

December 5: The City of Laurel will hold their annual Christmas parade at 10 am.

December 12: Ovett Christmas Parade. 11 am, Downtown Ovett. No entry fee to be a part of the parade.  For more info, call Patricia at 601-433-3189.

December 12: Mt. Vernon Church in Laurel  presents The Story of Christmas. There will be a Live Nativity starting at 5:00 P.M. Following the Live Nativity, the Mt. Vernon Choir and Kids will present a musical perfomance like no other at 6:00 P.M. 

December 12: Downtown Victorian Candlelit Christmas in Hattiesburg.  Take a walking history tour around Downtown, wander into shops and art galleries, take in the sounds of the Forgotten Carols, or enjoy roaming carolers.  Get your pictures with Santa or take a horse-drawn carriage ride. 




Contact us with your events:  Email jill@telesouth.com; call 601-264-5185; or fax 601-264-6237. 


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