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Yaz Summer Blast

  Yaz Summer Blast presented by Yazoo City July 2 – July 3 Yazoo City, Mississippi, is presenting an exciting weekend of events for all! See below for a schedule of events, and don’t miss a minute of the FUN! Various vendors will be on site at each event, so be prepared for food, fun, drinks, and sweet treats! This is a weekend that no one will want to miss. Come out, enjoy and have a SUMMER BLAST! Schedule of Events: Saturday, July 2, 2016 10 AM Class Reunion Parade Main Street, Yazoo City Click Here to download the parade entry form in a new window. “It’s your thing, do what you want to do” Reunite with classes from 1945-2016! Celebrate your class pride AND our Country’s independence! 7 PM Fireworks Festivities Wardell Leach Park, 500 W 15th Street, Yazoo City Live music, Food, Fireworks DJ Ice Dawg, John Horton Blues Band,

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Christmas in Yazoo

Celebrate the Holidays in Yazoo Believe it or not…the holiday season will be here before you know it, and Yazoo is hard at work preparing to celebrate! Stay tuned for a great list of events and enjoy shopping, fun time with the family, and more! Remember to shop Yazoo this holiday season for those Unique, Boutique, & Thrifty gifts for everyone on your list! Past Christmas in Yazoo Events included: Holiday Open House and Trolley Ride Sunday, November 8, 2015 from 1:00-5:00 pm Shop Yazoo Christmas Thursday, November 19, 2015 Small Business Saturday Saturday, November 28, 2015 Christmas Characters and Pictures with Santa Sponsored by Baptist Medical Center Yazoo (tickets available beginning on November 1st) Saturday, December 12, 2015 Carols At The Courthouse and Carriage and Trolley Rides Saturday, December 12,2015 Shop Yazoo Christmas Event Thursday, December 17, 2015 Participating stores include: The Alleycat Gift Shop, Anderson’s Jewelry, Black’s Fabric

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Panther Swamp NWR Kid’s Fishing Rodeo

4th ANNUAL KID’S FISHING RODEO PANTHER SWAMP’S ANNUAL KID’S FISHING RODEO What a great time of year to get outside with the kids and fish! It’s the 5th Annual Kid’s Fishing Rodeo. Grab your kids 15 and under then head out to Panther Swamp National Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, May 20, 2017. The event is free of charge. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Adults may assist the children, but are not allowed to fish until after the event closes at 1 pm. USFWS will stock the Headquarters Pond with catfish for the event. Registration begins at 9 am. Children can choose to participate in BB and Bow Shoot Activities or fish in the stocked pond. Fishing poles and bait will be provided. All children will receive a prize. Many thanks to our volunteers, community sponsors, and partners who make this annual event possible. Donations can

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Yazoo County Area Job Fair

Looking for a JOB? Make your plans now to attend the 15th Annual Yazoo County Area Job Fair Tuesday, May 9, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the National Guard Armory 2201 Gordon Avenue Yazoo City, Mississippi 39194 This event is FREE and open to the public. For additional information or help with your resume, contact your local WIN Job Center. For locations, visit online at mdes.ms.gov For a list of employers who will be present, visit Yazoo County Area Job Fair 2017. Yazoo County Area Job Fair Set for May 9, 2017 Yazoo County partners to connect employers with employees YAZOO CITY, MS – If you are looking for a job, you should attend the Yazoo County Area Job Fair from 9:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 9, at the National Guard Armory, 2201 Gordon Ave, Yazoo City. This job fair will provide you with access to employers

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Holly Bluff Friends & Family Day

Presented by Wyatt House Entertainment Don’t miss the 7th Annual Holly Bluff Friends and Family Day Sunday, September 4th, 2016 (the Sunday before Labor Day) 9am to 9pm at Miller’s Place in Holly Bluff, Mississippi This family-friendly event will include games, arts & crafts, food, horse rides, live music, bounce house, diverse entertainment and much more! For more information, call Michael Wyatt at 214.680.7753 Not only are we having fun, but we are having fun with a purpose. Bring your family and friends, and let’s Turn Up for 2016!

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Gospel Explosion

Gospel Explosion 2016 Sunday, May 29 Live Gospel Music at the New Zion Multi-Purpose Center 630 East 12th Street Yazoo City, Mississippi Tickets $15.00 in advance $20,00 at the door For more information, call 662.571.2269 Featuring: Paul Porter Pastor Douglas Noel & Friends – Hazelhurst, MS Darryl Petties & Take Two – Memphis, TN Purpose – Raymond, MS The Gospel Legends – South Carolina  Sponsored in part by the Yazoo County Convention & Visitors Bureau

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Jerry Clower Festival

Jerry Clower Festival 2017 The 2017 Jerry Clower Festival will be Saturday, May 6, 2017, in historic downtown Yazoo City.  The 2017 Jerry Clower Festival features: • Arts & Crafts • Antique & Classic Car Show • Kidz Zone • Silent Auction • Lots of Delicious Food • LIVE Entertainment! LIVE MUSIC featuring: Lady L The New Bourbon Street Jazz Band Dialogue Band Jamie Isonhood Joe Smith and Friends New Genesis NEW for 2017 – Showcase Yazoo Talent Contest! DOWNLOAD APPLICATIONS: Jerry Clower Festival 2017 Antique & Classic Car Show Registration Jerry Clower Festival 2017 Arts & Crafts Application For additional information, please contact Brenda or Colon Johnston at 662-746-7676 Check out scenes below from past events, and make your plans now to attend! This project is partially funded by a grant from the Yazoo County Convention & Visitors Bureau

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Bentonia Blues Festival

Bentonia Blues Festival Saturday, June 17, 2017 BACK at the Holmes Farm 313 Wilson-Holmes Road, Bentonia, Mississippi Related events leading up to the Bentonia Blues Festival with live music at the Blue Front Cafe, the oldest juke joint in Mississippi, every evening from June 12-16 Stay up-to-date with the latest announcements!  “Like” the Bentonia Blues Festival page on Facebook! The 2017 Bentonia Blues Festival will take place all day Saturday, June 17, at the Holmes family farm, 313 Wilson-Holmes Road just north of Bentonia, Mississippi on Highway 49 North. The event will feature food and arts & crafts vendors, RV and tent camping (fees may apply), live music, and more. The Bentonia Blues Festival is a unique dow-home style festival that runs on juke joint time… times and order of performances are bound to change a bit. Relax and have a great time with us as we help to keep the

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Veterans’ Day Parade

Yazoo Veterans’ Day Parade  Yazoo Salutes The Troops – Find us on Facebook! November 7, 2015 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Historic Downtown Yazoo City! Yazoo County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a Veterans’ Day Parade on Saturday, November 7, 2015. We would like to encourage individuals, businesses and organizations to enter a decorated float in the parade for veterans to ride. All floats need to have handrails installed and be ready for the parade by 10:45 a.m. that day. First, second and third place awards will be given for float decorations. Please register with the Chamber if you are entering a float in the parade. CLICK HERE FOR THE PARADE ENTRY FORM We would like to encourage homeowners and businesses to decorate their homes and businesses for the parade event. First, second and third place awards will be given for structure decorations. Decorations need to be on

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Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting

Yazoo County Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting The 93rd annual meeting and banquet of the Yazoo County Chamber of Commerce is Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 6pm at the McCoy Elementary School Cafeteria.  World Champion turkey caller and entertaining outdoors speaker Preston Pittman has appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and the Late Show with David Letterman. On Nov. 21 he will be appearing in Yazoo City at the Yazoo County Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting. Tickets are just $25 for an individual, with corporate tables available for $250, and include the evening’s meal.  Corporate tables and sponsors will enjoy a meet & greet with Preston.  The evening will also include a silent auction and door prizes. Contact the Yazoo County Chamber of Commerce at 662.746.1273 or chamber@ycedd.com for more information or to purchase tickets.

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