Downtown Tupelo is Getting Crafty!

Ale Trail is back! Fall is in the air, and we’re asking you to trade in the Pumpkin Spice Latte for something with a little more kick – craft beer. Get downtown Friday, September 28 from 5 to 7 p.m. for this year’s Ale Trail event! Ale Trail is the perfect excuse to get that…

Imagine the Possibilities Career Expo

Written by Albine Bennett It’s hard to believe that we are less than three weeks away from our 4th Imagine the Possibilities Career Expo! Imagine the Possibilities is an interactive career expo designed for 8thgraders in 17 Northeast Mississippi counties served by the CREATE Foundation.  The Toyota Wellspring Education Fund at CREATE Foundation is the major sponsor along…

NEWMS Lip Sync Battle 2018

Written by Albine Bennett The NEWMS Lip Sync Battle is an annual FUNdraiser for New Expectations for Women in Mississippi (NEWMS) that is held at Steele’s Dive.  Every year, local celebrities compete for the coveted first place prize, bragging rights as well as the grand champion of the most money raised for the organization. Five…

Tupelo 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

An amazing event will be happening this coming Sunday, September 9th at Bancorpsouth Arena.  The Tupelo 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb will begin with an opening ceremony at 2:10 pm.   The ceremony will include the National Anthem, reflection of that day, and then a bagpiper will lead the climbers to start. Those signed up to…

BancorpSouth Arena Upcoming Events

  There is an exciting lineup of events coming to BancorpSouth Arena in the upcoming months!!  The fun is in full swing this month!  Here is a list of the events coming to the Arena during September!   BancorpSouth Arena September Events Sept. 7: Alabama with special guest Charlie Daniels Band Sept. 21: Chris Young…

Songwriter Session at the Link Center

Written by Bob Swanson All songwriters start somewhere. In my case, I started writing children’s songs about weather in my early 30s. While I have yet to have a Top 40 hit, I’ve managed to entertain thousands of kids during my “Singing Weatherman” performances (www.storminswanson.com). On Saturday, August 11, aspiring songwriters from Northeast Mississippi will…

5 Things to know about Down on Main

Written by Reagan Pepper   Whether you’re a first-timer or you’ve attended all nine years (that’s right, we’re celebrating 10 years this summer!), the Tupelo Main Street office invites you to come out and party with us at this year’s Down on Main. Down on Main is one of Downtown Tupelo’s favorite events, because who…

ElvisFest Fashion!

Tupelo friends and Elvis fans who are going to the Elvis Festival events…we have one question for you!  What are you wearing?? Tupelo bloggers, Lauren and Anne have some ideas for you.  Check out some of their festival friendly ensembles and feel inspired to create your own fashion-forward look for a rocking good time at…