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The carousel stays, and it will get a new covering.

‘Vibrant’ interior renovation at Mall to be finished by spring

Here’s a peek at tomorrow’s Daily Journal story about the interior renovation underway at The Mall at Barnes Crossing: “We have commenced a cosmetic renovation of The Mall at Barnes Crossing’s common areas and food court to enhance the shopping, dining and social experience and create a more modern and vibrant mall environment,” said Matthew […]

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Tupelo Craft Beer Festival looking at date change

The Tupelo Craft Beer Festival has been held three times, with the past two festivals held in Fairpark. A fourth festival is planned for next year, but organizers want to know when the best time it is to have it. “As you know, the weather can be quite unpredictable in March so we are looking into […]

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Fairpark opens at Noon Saturday for Pigskins in the Park

Ole Miss, Mississippi State and Alabama, all ranked among the nation’s top 25 college football teams, are going on the road this weekend to play important SEC league games.  But football fans in North Mississippi who don’t make the road trip with their favorite teams will still be able to watch the televised games on […]

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Pigskins in the Park returns to downtown Tupelo Oct. 3

“Pigskins in the Park” returns Oct. 3 in Fairpark in front of City Hall in downtown Tupelo.  State and Ole Miss fans can watch their football teams play on the road on a giant 22-foot by 33-foot screen. That day, Mississippi State visits Texas A&M and Ole Miss visits Florida. It’s the fifth time for Pigskins, which began […]

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Downtown Tupelo named semifinalist for national award

Downtown Tupelo has been chosen as the first semi-finalist community for the 2016 Great American Main Street Award (GAMSA). Since 1995, the National Main Street Center Inc., has been awarding the GAMSA to communities exemplifying the use of the Main Street Approach to revitalization of their traditional downtowns and/or neighborhood business districts. The National Main Street Center […]

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Wunderbar! Oktoberfest makes return to downtown Tupelo Oct. 1

Das is gut, ja!  Oktoberfest is back for a second year, co-sponsored by Better Brands Distributing and Grammer, according to the Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association. The second annual German-inspired event will be held Oct. 1 at Fairpark in downtown Tupelo.  The evening will be filled with activities celebrating the German culture, including music by […]

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Posted in Downtown Tupelo, Fairpark District, Festivals and events, Food & Dining, Northeast Mississippi, tourism, Tupelo0 Comments


Down on Main summer concert series lineup set

The Downtown Main Street Association has announced the lineup for the 2015 Down on Main Summer Concert Series. The three free summer concerts will be held the second Thursday of July, August and September at Fairpark in Downtown Tupelo. Each concert starts at 6:30 p.m. This summer’s line-up: • July 9: Bluegrass Headliner: Blue Highway Opener: Sleepy […]

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