JACKSON, MISS– If you’ve been working for the weekend, you’ll find plenty to do around the state this weekend.
To get in touch with your artsy side, check out the Ridgeland Fine Arts Festival at Renaissance Mall in Ridgeland. Artists from 25 states bring handmade goods, photographs and crafts for you to enjoy and get inspired. They’ll have every medium from glass to wood, and this festival has been rated a top 20 event by the Southeast Tourism Society. For more information, check out their website http://www.ridgelandartsfest.com/
Then enjoy a spicy day of Crawfish and Music at the Boiling Under the Bluff Crawfish Boil in Natchez. Hot, spicy crawdads, cold beer and fantastic music by Zydeco Radio Band will warm your weekend right up. You can get more information by checking out the Boiling Under the Bluff Crawfish Boil webpage http://live-visitnatchez.time.ly/event/1st-annual-boiling-under-the-bluff-crawfish-boil/
Thirsty? You could head to Oxford for the Miss-I-Sippin’ Festival by the Mississippi Brewers Guild. Cool, crisp home brewed beer, catfish, chicken, shrimp, and music add the perfect touch to your day off. See their site for more info http://www.oxfordarts.com/events/sippin