the agrarian nature of the Mississippi
She added that catering is available
through several independent vendors.
Interested groups can contact the Greenwood CVB to arrange a walking tour of its
historic downtown from the park.
The Event Suite, Vicksburg
Vicksburg’s newest off-site venue, the
two-story Event Suite, includes indoor and
outdoor spaces for group gatherings in
“We are capable of holding corporate
events such as parties, workshops, semi-
nars, receptions and more,” said DJ Hill, the
venue’s founder and event specialist. “We
will be equipped with projector screens as
well, for presentations.”
The venue’s ground floor accommodates
up to 250 people, and the second floor is
a walkable roof that provides additional
“The first floor has a fountain and flow-
Old Armory Pavilion, Oxford
erbed in the center of the room,” Hill said.
“The roof is open above the fountain, and
when it rains it turns into a waterfall.”
The second floor, she added, overlooks
the fountain, and there is also a deck off the
back of the building as well as a full kitchen
Old Armory Pavilion, the site of the former
National Guard Armory, is comprised of a
large open-air pavilion with a peaked roof.
“Managed by the Yoknapatawpha Arts
Council [YAC], the Old Armory Pavilion
provides space for a wide range of annual
and special events,” said Wayne Andrews,
director of YAC. “The large covered area
with a rolling garage door provides a space
that accommodates a large stage, or dinner
tables and seating for 300.”
The Arts Council, he added, works with
organizations to create experiences that
capture the food and culture of the com-
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