JACKSON, MISS– If you’re looking to have some fun this weekend, there’s plenty to do around the state.
You can kick the weekend off in Meridian at the Jimmie Rogers Memorial Museum. This weekend only, there’s free admission to celebrate Jimmie Rogers’ birthday. The museum has his furniture, his memorabilia, and his last guitar, which the museum claims is the most famous guitar in the world. For more information, check out their website http://www.jimmierodgers.com/index.cfm/museum/.
Then head to Jackson for Celtic Fest. It’s held every year at the Ag museum, and has everything you could ever want from the Irish Culture. There’s music, food, vendors, and something for the kids, making the festival something for the whole family. For more information about this event http://celticfestms.org/wp/.
Wrap up the weekend at the Biloxi Seafood Festival. Competition cooking, vendors, and plates upon plates of the very best of what the Mississippi Gulf Coast has to offer. A wristband can get you in for the weekend. For more information about this event, visit their website http://www.biloxi.org/Events/Biloxi_Seafood_Festival.html .