Local Government Leadership Institute

Community Calendar

Please click the link below to add your local event to the 2018-2019 Local Government Leadership Institute’s Community Calendar. This form is for events occurring between August 2018 – July 2019. Feel free to contact us at 662-846-4253 or bwashington@deltastate.edu should you have questions. NOTE: Events are updated on the Institute’s Community Calendar during the last full week of each month. We cannot guarantee the addition of items posted within three weeks of the event date.”

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2018 Events

Shelby Fall Fest
Time:  November 2 (4pm – 8pm) November 3 (All day from 8am)
Location: Downtown Shelby, MS
Contact Person: Mrs. Sharda Johnson (662) 402-6452

Shelby’s Trunk or Treat
Time: October 31 (5pm – 8pm)
Location: Downtown Shelby, MS
Description: An annual Halloween event for kids of all ages

Delta Hot Tamale Festival
Time: October 18-20
Location: Downtown Greenville, MS
Contact Person: Main street Greenville (662) 378-3121
Description: A fun-filled 3-day event that celebrates local and regional artists, musicians, and tamale makers as well as some of the South’s most influential chefs and writers.
To know more about this event, see the event website.

Annual Drew Day
Time: October 13
Location: Downtown Drew (on main street), MS
Contact Person: Mary Phillips (662) 745-2226
Description: A festival of people buying and selling goods. The event will also have a children’s playground.

Cleveland’s October Fest
Time: October 12-13
Location: Downtown Cleveland, MS
Contact Person: Chamber of Commerce (662) 843-2712
Description: An annual event comprising of a BBQ competition and a 5K run.

Mighty Mississippi Music Festival
Time: October 11-13
Location: 296 Warfield Point Rd, Greenville, MS
Contact Person: Steve Azar (662) 378-1500
Description: A 3-day multi-genre concert celebrating the fields, the farmers, the legends, and all the music they inspired.
To know more about this event, see the event website.