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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 11, 2018, 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! Light Up Yazoo After Holiday Open House, be sure to join the Yazoo County Chamber of Commerce on Main Street at 5:30 for a prize drawing, hot cocoa or coffee, cookies, and Light Up Yazoo! Scott Jones from Mississippi Photo Booths will be on Main Street with his Party Shack! Purchase a photo booth photo of yourself or your whole crew! The photo sales will benefit the Yazoo County Chamber of Commerce, so you know your dollars will go to a good cause! 2018 Christmas Open House Yazoo Holiday Open House- Sunday, November 11 Don’t miss the 2018 Yazoo Holiday Open House. Participating businesses kick off the Christmas

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CVB Honors

The cream of Yazoo County’s tourism crop has been harvested!  Join us as we celebrate their success at the 2013 CVB Honors payday loan online approval CVB Honors Thursday, November 14, 2013 at The No Smoking Smokehouse 209 South Main Street Yazoo City, Mississippi Reception – 6:00 PM Awards – 6:30 PM Dress for the harvest! Boots, hats & jeans are welcome! Let everyone know how proud you are of our winners!  Join our event page on Facebook! Live music by Adib Sabir and Deeb’s Blues Refreshments by Cafe 7 Decorations by Good Hope General Merchandise Presented by the Yazoo County Convention & Visitors Bureau Visit Yazoo Winners of CVB of the Year 2012 and 2013 from the Mississippi Tourism Association

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2014 Unity in Gospel Mississippi Praise Fest

Praise in the House Productions presents the 2014 Unity in Gospel Mississippi Praise Fest Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 5pm at the New Zion Multi-Purpose Center 630 East 12th Street Yazoo City, Mississippi 39194 Featuring: The Golden Bells of Lexington, MS The Kaiser Singers of Yazoo City, MS The Expressions of Faith of Jackson, MS The Mighty Gospel Warriors of Bruce, MS Brandon Mitchell & S.W.A.P. of Natchez, MS WITH SPECIAL GUESTS 2014 Stellar Award Winners Doc McKenzie & the Hi-Lites of Lake City, SC “The Doctor of Gospel Music” TICKETS: Advance Tickets: $15 At the Door: $20 Special VIP Front Row Seating : $40 GET TICKETS IN YAZOO CITY FROM TINA’S BEAUTY SALON 108 S. MAIN, SAM SMITH, & MARCUS ALLEN, WMPR 90.1 FM IN JACKSON, & WAGR FM 102.5 & WXTN AM 1000 IN LEXINGTON, ALPHONZO “DJ BIG MONEY” GREER & CHARLES WASHINGTON IN TCHULA, & THE PARTICIPATING

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Yazoo Christmas Parade

Yazoo Christmas Parade “12 Days of Christmas” Will be held in Downtown Yazoo City on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 starting at 6:00 pm. Line-up begins at 5:00 pm at Jackson Avenue. Entries may be floats, antique vehicles, automobiles, marching bands, choir, etc. Horse entries should go to Jackson Ave to the grassy area near Webster Street School. Motorcycles must stay in their assigned position. NO ATVs Sponsored by: The City of Yazoo and its partners. If you have any questions, Please contact City Hall (662) 746-1401 We look forward to Seeing you there. Note: The City of Yazoo reserves the right to refuse entry of any parade entrant it feels necessary, either before or during the parade. Deadline to enter is November 16, 2018. Participation is FREE thanks to the City of Yazoo, but you MUST register by the deadline! DOWNLOAD PARADE APPLICATION BY CLICKING HERE (PDF format) General Rules and

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Taste of Yazoo – A Fundraising Event for S.O.S. “Save Our Santa”

Taste of Yazoo A Fundraising Event When: Tuesday, October 21, 4:30 to 7:30 pm – What: Fundraiser for the Yazoo County Chamber of Commerce’s Christmas Decorations campaign. Where: Participating Yazoo County Restaurants and Retail Stores (see below) WRISTBANDS WILL BE AVAILABLE TUESDAY NIGHT AT THE NO SMOKING SMOKEHOUSE ON MAIN STREET! Purchase a $15 V.I.P. Wristband from the Yazoo County Chamber of Commerce or the Yazoo County CVB (Visitors Center) and pick up a Game Piece for the drawings!  How to WIN: Sample the food from every participating restaurant on the list. BE SURE TO GET YOUR GAME PIECE SIGNED! Leave your game piece (with YOUR NAME ON IT) at the last place you stop so we can receive your entry. That’s it! You’ve just supported the Yazoo community, ate GREAT Food, and hopefully taken advantage of the Exclusive VIP Sales going on during Taste of Yazoo! For more information,

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This is THE Place for Music & Meetings!

The Editors of ConventionSouth magazine, a national multimedia resource for planning events that are held within the South, have officially announced their 2014 list of the “South’s Top Cities For Music & Meetings.” This inaugural list was compiled by ConventionSouth’s editorial team in order to showcase to meeting planners some of the best cities in the South to hold their events-all while experiencing a vibrant music scene. A total of 20 cities from 15 states in the U.S. South were selected – and the Mississippi Delta Region, including Yazoo County, is one of them!  Y’all come see us! “Meeting Planners and event organizers from across the country look for unique destinations in the South to hold their meetings and events, and ConventionSouth’s 2014 list of the ‘South’s Top Cities For Music & Meetings’ provides these planners with interesting insight on some of the South’s most alluring cities for musical fun,” said

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Yazoo County Wins BIG at Mississippi Tourism Association Awards 2013

Yazoo County CVB, Paul and JoAnn Adams Win State Tourism Awards On Tuesday, September 24, the Mississippi Tourism Association (MTA) presented the 2013 Mississippi Tourism Awards at the Awards Luncheon at the close of the annual Mississippi Governor’s Conference on Tourism.  Yazoo County were big winners this year, taking home two awards. Paul and JoAnn Adams were awarded the 2013 Tourism Investment Award for their hard work in revitalizing Yazoo City’s historic downtown. “This is a new award category for the Mississippi Tourism Association,” said Rochelle Hicks, Executive Director of MTA.  “We created the category in the hopes that we could honor some of the many people and organizations who are spending big money in Mississippi to further our tourism product.  I could not imagine there being a more deserving winner than the Adames.” paydayexpressWWW.JOPARI.COM/DOWNLOADS/JOPARI/ “We are just thrilled,” said Mrs. Adams. “We didn’t do any of this for recognition

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Magnolia Crappie Club – Wolf Lake Tournament

Saturday, February 10, 2018 Magnolia Crappie Club Wolf Lake Tournament NO Friday Night Registration Saturday Morning Registration 5:30 am – 6:15 am Davis Feed & Farm Supply 412 S Industrial Pkwy Yazoo City, MS 39194 ALL FISH MUST BE AT LEAST 10″ TO BE WEIGHED Fishing Time Start Fishing: 7:00 am Stop Fishing: 2:00 pm Weigh-in Line Closes: 3:00pm WEIGH-IN LOCATION Parking Lot Next To the: Davis Feed & Farm Supply Contact(s): Adam Calcote Tournament Director 601-757-7264 Check out www.magnoliacrappieclub.com.  Also, be sure to like the Magnolia Crappie Club official page on Facebook. Visit www.magnoliacrappieclub.com to join the club and sign up for this tournament.

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Bridging the Blues in Bentonia

   Bridging the Blues in Bentonia 2015 Jimmy “Duck” Holmes and the Blue Front Cafe will host Open Mic Nights September 25-30, 2015 Dates and scheduled performances: Friday, Sept. 25 – Open Mic, 7PM-Until Saturday, Sept. 26 – Chris Bradshaw – 7PM L.C. Ulmer – 8PM Sunday, Sept. 27 – Leo “Bud” Welch – 7PM Monday, Sept. 28 –  Open Mic, 7PM-Until Tuesday, Sept. 29 – Open Mic, 7PM- Until Wednesday, Sept. 30 – Open Mic, 7PM-Until Enjoy FREE admission and live blues at the oldest juke joint still in operation in Mississippi – the Blue Front Cafe! Bentonia is Bridging the Blues! Bridging the Blues (BTB), a series of blues events taking place over several consecutive weeks, aims to maximize the opportunities for visitors to discover the richness of the blues tradition in the Mississippi Delta region. Sponsored by organizations in three states—Mississippi, Arkansas, and Tennessee—BTB serves as an

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