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…

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…

Sign, Sign, Everywhere a Sign: Update from the “Swantourage”!

Written by Bob Swanson Stormin’ Swanson’s “Taking the State by Storm” tour reached the halfway mark in New Albany last week! One of the cool parts of the tour so far has been seeing the promotional signs at the libraries. Kids across the state learned about weather, air pressure and even density — all while…

What’s new at Midnite Pottery??

Midnite pottery has added a fun new area to the studio space. They are now offering creative workshops! These are booked monthly and will offer lots of different avenues of art. It is a great venue to book private parties, team building, girls night out. The possibilities are endless! The space is decorated in a…

Downtown Tupelo welcomes ARCY!

What do a National Park, a Major League Baseball Team’s bus, The Smithsonian Institute and SOON TUPELO have in common? They all have one-of-a-kind pieces painted by the talented muralist ARCY. Help us welcome ARCY to Downtown Tupelo on Saturday, June 9, as he puts on a live demonstration by painting a stunning mural on…

Elvis Fest 2018

Written by Reagan Pepper Don’t be a hound dog, get your Elvis Fest tickets now! Mark your calendars, because Tupelo Elvis Fest is bigger and better than ever this year. We’re celebrating 20 years of Elvis Fest, and it won’t be a party without you! Individual tickets are now on sale and we’d love to…

Gumtree Gala

Written by Allie West The Gumtree Guild is currently planning our Annual Fundraiser.  We are having a cocktail event “For the Love of Art” on Saturday, March 24th at 7pm at the Tupelo Country Club.  Tickets are $50 per person.  Tickets holders will enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres while listening to Massey Entertainment and bidding on silent…