Next Stop, Mississippi
Next Stop MS| Something for Everyone
Diversity in our state is what makes us great, and this weekend’s events prove there’s a little some for everyone to enjoy! We’ll talk with Richard Beattie, ride organizer with the 2022 Big Bikes, Blues & Bayous cycling event in Greenwood, we’ll also chat with DJ Scrap about The Return of House Music with "The Blast" at Martin's Downtown and then we’ll discuss the Mississippi Agricultural and Outdoor Expo at the Mississippi Trade Mart building on the Mississippi State Fairgrounds.Next Stop, Mississippi is your on-air source for information about upcoming events and attractions across the state. Get to know the real Mississippi! To view or submit events:www.mpbonline.org/community/mississippi-events/.
Next Stop MS| Back 2 School 2022
Today is all about getting Back 2 School! We're talking with Clair Huff of the Mississippi Children’s Museum in Meridian about their Back to School Bash, we also chat with Olivia Blassingame with Amory, MS Junior Auxiliary's 2022 Back to School Bash and then we sit down with Janet Reihle, with the Flowood Chamber of Commerce to discuss the City of Flowood’s Back to School Health and Wellness Fair at the Flowood YMCA. Next Stop, Mississippi is your on-air source for information about upcoming events and attractions across the state. Get to know the real Mississippi! To view or submit events:www.mpbonline.org/community/mississippi-events/.
Next Stop MS| Chapel Hart Band, Southern Komfort Brass Band, One Love Caribbean Festival
Check out America’s Got Talent’s Golden Buzzer Champs, Chapel Hart, as they discuss their recent appearance on the hit show and their upcoming performance at the Neshoba County Fair. Host Kamel King also chats with Southern Komfort Brass Band about their performance at Martin’s Downtown and Frank Selby, organizer of the First Annual One Love Caribbean Festival in Gulfport, MS. Next Stop, Mississippi is your on-air source for information about upcoming events and attractions across the state. Get to know the real Mississippi! To view or submit events: www.mpbonline.org/community/mississippi-events/
Next Stop MS| Neon Night, Dinosaur Train, Birding 101 & the Pork Skin Diva
Today we’ll be traveling the state letting you know about the people, places and events that make MS great!From Dinosaur Train and Neon Night at the MS Children’s Museum to Birding 101 with Wild Birds Unlimited of Southaven, there’s going to be a little something for everyone to enjoy this weekend.We’ll also stop and talk with the Pork Skin Diva live from her food truck at Snowden Grove Park and so much more! So, stay tuned, buckle up and hold on tight for your Next stop MS!For more information about the places and events we featured on this episode:Mississippi Children's Museum -https://mschildrensmuseum.org/Wild Birds Unlimited Southaven - https://southaven.wbu.com/Birding 101 at the First Regional Library - https://firstregional.org/events-calendar/?CFID=53309850&CFTOKEN=28d742cc09724852-29B117F7-D4AE-528A-5350D1D5D67401CAPork Skin Diva - 662-772-9772
Next Stop MS| Blue Bell Ice Cream Social with the City of Soul
Summer is here, so we’re sharing places and events you and your family can enjoy all summer long right here in the state.This summer is all about the 2022 Blue Bell Ice Cream Social with the City with Soul! We talk with the Jackson Zoo Marketing and Promotions Director EJ Rivers to tell us about this year’s Ice Cream Social and what to expect. So, stay tuned, buckle up and hold on tight for your Next stop MS!For more information about the places and events we featured on this episode visit:Jackson Zoo - https://jacksonzoo.org/Bruce Sawmill Festival- https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100057379424220Mississippi Braves- https://www.milb.com/mississippiChoctaw Indian Fair- https://www.choctawindianfair.com/MDWFP "World Snake Day"- https://www.mdwfp.com/museum/calendar/world-snake-day-2022/Mississippi Watermelon Festival- https://mswatermelonfestival.com/
Next Stop MS| Music and Film in MS
Today it’s all about Mississippi's music and film.Our road trip begins in Clarksdale MS for the 11th Annual Clarksdale Film and Music Festival Pandemic Edition, after that we’ll check in with the blues prodigy himself, Christone “Kingfish” Ingram to see what he's been up to. So, hold on tight this is Next Stop MS on MPB Think Radio!For more information on the events and artist we featured on the show visit:Film Festival - Festival Events (clarksdalefilmfestival.com)Christone "Kingfish" Ingram
Next Stop MS | New Year, New Adventures
We made it through one of the toughest years in our lifetime and now it’s time to hit the road for the New Year!!We’ll start our trip in Jackson for the Mississippi Home Show Jackson and speak with Susan Hogue, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Stages Mississippi,and end the trip with Brad Franklin, Founder and Executive Director of the 6th Annual Jackson Indie Music Week, "The Fastest-Growing Indie Music Festival in the South". Plus, Kamel and I will help you plan your weekend with events happening around the state.So, hold on tight for our first trip of the new year here on Next Stop MS!!
Next Stop MS | Fall Road Trip Through Mississippi!
Well, fall is officially here, the leaves are turning colors, the weather is cooler, and the holidays are right around the corner, so today we’re taking a fall road trip through Mississippi. We’ll make our first stop at the Two MS Museums and speak with Director Pam Junior, after that, we’ll head to Ocean Springs for the 42nd Annual Peter Anderson Arts and Crafts Festival and end our road trip in Biloxi for Ron Meyers Christmas City Gift Show.So, hold on tight, cause we’re going on a fun fall ride here on Next Stop MS…For more information about the places and events we featured on this episode visit;http://give2mississippimuseums.com/ http://peterandersonfestival.com/ http://oceanspringschamber.com/https://christmascitygiftshow.com/
Next Stop MS| Best of MS Cities- Meridian
As we do every Friday we’ll be traveling the state letting you know about people, places that make Mississippi great! Today we’re bringing you our “Best of Mississippi Cities” series featuring the “Go Cup District” Meridian.We’ll begin our trip with Laura Carmichael, Community Development Director for the city of Meridian, after that, we’ll head to the MAX, Mississippi’s Arts and Entertainment Experience and talk with museum director, Jerome Trahan, and end the show with Meridian’s own country music singer/songwriter, and acoustic guitar player, Daniel Houze, So hold on tight for the Best of Mississippi Cities here on Next Stop Mississippi.For more information on the City of Meridian, the MAX and Daniel Houze visit these links below:https://www.meridianms.org/https://www.msarts.org/https://www.facebook.com/danielhouzemusic/