Don’t miss the city wide celebration known as festival south- this year’s events include opening night with 9-time CMA musician of the year Mac McAnally and the festival orchestra in a benefit for Extra Table, Saturday June 9th at the historic Saenger Theater downtown Hattiesburg.
Saturday June 16th, bring the whole family to the magical land of Artie’s Arabian Adventure at 2 p. m. followed by the Festival Academy Orchestra performing 1001 Arabian Nights at USM’s Bennet Auditorium.
It’s a day of fun for the whole family at a new earlier time, sponsored by Forrest County and Mississippi Power. Keep the little ones happy with Junior acting and film school, Artie events abound!
And of course, The Festival south film expo! Hit the red carpet for opening night at the Grand theater June 17th, competition screening of classic films by Mississippi authors and from around the globe are the 18th through 22nd and it wraps up with The Reel Big Movie Concert, sponsored by Forrest General, Saturday, June 23rd at 6pm at the Saenger Theater.
Festival south showcases music, art, theater, dance, film food and fun for the family-
For a complete schedule and ticket info visit festival south.org.