Murder in the Key of Motown

Murder in the Key of Motown Dinner and an interactive show in downtown Yazoo City! Put on your platforms. Bring your legwarmers and sing along with Jack Russell and the Terriers as they attempt to perform Top 40 hits in the style of artists from Motown to the totally awesome 80s. JR (Tommy Kobeck) and his band members, Gabe Marvin (Walt Herrington) , Patti Vandell (Wendie Shepard), Delia Ross (Alahna Stewart) and Rhetta James (Becky Martin), are guaranteed to hit a few high notes when they quarrel over who gets the spotlight and who gets the girl. The backup singers get vocal after the audience chooses the winner of the Sing Off. Any hope of harmony is dashed when the show turns into a very limited engagement for one band member. Thursday, July 10, 2014 at one of the best sites on the historic Blues Trail, the beautifully renovated, The

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Civil Rights Jubilee

Oak Grove AME Church hosts Civil Rights Jubilee Saturday, June 21, 2014 10am to 2pm Hwy 16 W, Benton, Mississippi 39039 Celebrating 50 years since the signing of the Landmark Legislation Civil Rights Bill of 1964 and commemorating the Meredith March of Freedom Summer 1966! For more information, contact Mildred Brown at 662.673.9007 or 662.571.0005    

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Big Mound Road Community Day

6th Annual Big Mound Road Community Day Where: Owens Drive, Bentonia, MS 39040 When: Sunday, May 27, 2018, Noon-Until What: Food, Drinks, Waterslide, Space jump, DJ For more information: Lena Jones 662-571-6401, Dorothy Houge 662-571-7609, Casey Burrell 601-842-5507, or Alma Harrington 662-571-3118. Sponsored in part by an Event Sponsorship from the Yazoo County Convention & Visitors Bureau

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Louisiana Collegiate Wake Tour coming to Yazoo City in April!

Wolf Lake Event a FIRST for LCWT! Located just 8 miles northwest of Yazoo City, Wolf Lake is an 18,000 acre, 15 mile-long lake that is the Mississippi Delta’s best kept secret. The Louisiana Collegiate Wake Tour traveled outside of their home state for the first time, heading to Wolf Lake on the weekend of April 4 – 6, 2014, the 3rd stop of the LCWT tournament series. Riders from around the country gathered to compete for a chance to be come the 2013-2014 Louisiana Collegiate Wake Tour Champions! The public was encouraged to attend on Saturday, April 5, as pro demos, music, camping and tons of fun converged on Wolf Lake at 1224 Erickson Road, Yazoo City.  The event brought teams from Louisiana, Mississippi, and even Michigan to our area. A great time was had by all, and Wolf Lake was said to be one of the best locations

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Holidays at the Hampton

Don’t miss this wonderful holiday event in Yazoo City. The lovely Hampton Inn – Yazoo City is hosting Holidays at the Hampton Join us for Holiday Cookies and Punch. Come and be a part of The Angel Tree sponsored by The Salvation Army, and see our beautiful Hotel. December 5, 2013 From 4:30PM to 7:00PM For more information, contact: 2161 Grand Ave, Yazoo City, MS 39194 • chawlahotelsdos@gmail.com • 662.746.3333

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CVB Honors Awards 2013 Winners

YAZOO COUNTY TOURISM RECOGNIZES BEST AND BRIGHTEST IN THE COUNTY’S INDUSTRY Yazoo City, Miss. (November 21, 2013) – Last week, the Yazoo County Convention & Visitors Bureau, winners of the 2012 and 2013 CVB of the Year for their budget category from the Mississippi Tourism Association, presented a host of awards to tourism entities around the county during the 2013 CVB Honors program. Held at The No Smoking Smokehouse on Main Street in Yazoo City, the awards ceremony showcased the best and brightest tourism organizations, front line staff members, volunteers and projects from across Yazoo County. The award recipients were as follows: Restaurant of the Year – Ubon’s Barbeque of Yazoo Hotel of the Year – Main Street Hotel Fast Food Establishment of the Year – P-Reaux’s Hut on Broadway Front Line Staff of the Year, Restaurant – Hazel Davis at Hall of Fame Restaurant Front Line Staff of 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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Holiday Open House

Holiday Open House Shop Yazoo for the Holidays Sunday, November 10, 2019, from 1 pm to 5 pm! Beat the big city traffic and the frustrations of over-crowded stores.  Shop Yazoo this Christmas season for unique, boutique & thrifty gifts for everyone on your list! 2019 Christmas Open House Yazoo Holiday Open House- Sunday, November 10 Don’t miss the 2019 Yazoo Holiday Open House. Participating businesses kick off the Christmas Season early in Yazoo County. Don’t miss this great chance to shop Yazoo! Participating Businesses TBA

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