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There are more Southern things to do in Natchez, Mississippi than you can stuff into one trip, so you'll just have to come back again and again! Check out our upcoming events below!

Natchez Festival of Music

"The Breman Town Musicians" April 14-25, 2014
This children's opera will be heard and seen by 7,000 students in Southwest Mississippi and Eastern Louisiana and will have the chance to experience the Natchez Festival of Music's Educational Outreach Program. The opera is about over coming differences and learning to work together as a team. Based on "The Town Musicians of Bremen". For more information, ticket pricing and times, visit or

"May Season" 2014 - May 3-24, 2014
Artistic Director, Jay Dean, leads the helm with the Natchez Festival of Music's “All You Need is Love” Season—and there will be a lot of it! For 24 years, the Festival has been the primary sponsor of live, world-class music and theater, as well as internationally and nationally recognized performers, in southwest Mississippi and the eastern region of central Louisiana (the Miss-Lou) year-around leading up to the May Festival Season. Join the Natchez Festival of Music for their May Season Gala! Events and performances continue through the whole month of May in 2014. Check out the line-up for the May Season events! Packages and advanced tickets are on sale now! 

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King's Tavern Mixology Classes
Take an afternoon or night to enjoy the fun and spirited class of Mixology, the art and science of cocktails, at the King's Tavern! This class allows for the guest to experience making real and proper cocktails along with food bites to enjoy Mixology to its fullest! Saturday afternoons at 4:00 pm,  and Sunday afternoons at 4:00pm. Please contact Natchez Pilgrimage Tours at 601-446-6631 or the King's Tavern at 601-446-5003 to purchase tickets! Tickets are $35 per person and must be purchased at least 24 hours in advance.

Riverstock 2014- April 26,2014
The Markets present Riverstock 2014, powered by 95 Country and  Riverstock will take place on April 26, 2014. The all-day festival will be located on the Esplanade at the intersection of High St. and Broadway St. in Downtown Natchez, MS. Event includes: LIVE ENTERTAINMENT featuring Grammy Nominated artist Deana Carter and Nashville recording artist Steve Azar ,Food Eating Contest hosted by Matt Price featured on Travel Channel's Man vs. Food Nation, 5K Fun-Run, Carnival rides for all ages, Food vendors sampling products ,Large garage sale/flea market, pet Show Ticket information and a full schedule of events is available at RiverstockFest.com5K Registration 7-8:30am, Start at 9:00am; Esplanade Gates open at 10:00am.

Natchez Bluffs & Bluffs Festival-April 25-26, 2014
Artists appearing at the Blues Festival include local and guest singers and bands for a fun-filled weekend on the bluffs of the Mississippi River and selected nightclubs and restaurants throughout the city. April 25-26, 2014


Natchez was recently voted AAA Traveler's Readers Choice Best Small City in the US for a Weekend for the second year in a row! It was also listed in New York Times Best Seller, 1000 Places to See Before You Die, Workman, 2010Life Magazine's Heaven on Earth: 100 Places to See in Your Lifetime, and also featured in Conde' Nast Traveler Magazine Readers' Choice Survey 2013 as being the 7th friendliest city in the United States!

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Sunday April 20, 2014