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Next Stop, Mississippi

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Next Stop, Mississippi is your on-air source for information about upcoming events and attractions across the state. Get to know the real Mississippi! Each week MPB and Mississippi Today, alongside MDA Division of Tourism, will highlight well-known and unknown places in Mississippi with the best food, parks, music and arts.

Next Stop, Mississippi is your on-air source for information about upcoming events and attractions across the state. Get to know the real Mississippi! Each week MPB and Mississippi Today, alongside MDA Division of Tourism, will highlight well-known and unknown places in Mississippi with the best food, parks, music and arts.
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Jackson, MS

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Next Stop, Mississippi is your on-air source for information about upcoming events and attractions across the state. Get to know the real Mississippi! Each week MPB and Mississippi Today, alongside MDA Division of Tourism, will highlight well-known and unknown places in Mississippi with the best food, parks, music and arts.

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6014326364


Episodes

Next Stop MS: Tamales, Bears and a spooktacular good time!!

10/19/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we start this road trip in Greenville for the 7th Annual Delta Hot Tamale Festival, then we’ll head to Rolling Fork for the Great Delta Bear Affair. Next we’ll head to Biloxi and visit Terror on the Coast and end the show with Hip Hop Artist, Silas. So don’t go far because we're going on a ride here on Next Stop MS!

Duration:00:51:13

Next Stop MS: Pumpkins, Quilts, music and more!

10/1/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we start this road trip in Jackson for the 38th annual Farish Street Heritage Festival, then we’ll move to Hattiesburg for the Pine Belt Fiber Arts and Quilt Show. After that we’ll head to Hernando and visit with Cedar Hill Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maize and end the show with musician Sachmoe Phlanagan. So get ready for another great...

Duration:00:51:16

Next Stop MS: Hello Fall!!

9/21/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we start this road trip in Tupelo for the 13th Annual Communities Forward & Down on Main Festival, Next we’ll head to the MS Gulf Coast for Walter Anderson Week. Then we’ll move to Jackson for Wells Fest 2018 and end the show in Cleveland for Delta State’s University’s Int’l Conference on the Blues. So don’t go far because we’re going...

Duration:00:51:27

Next Stop MS; Hitting the Mississippi Roads!

9/14/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we start this road trip in Natchez for Barks on the Bluff. Next we’ll head to Jackson for the Soggy Sweat Craft Beer & BBQ Festival, then we’ll move to the MS Gulf Coast for Chefs of the Coast and end the show with Country music artist and Mississippi native Jason Eady. So don’t go far because we’re going for another MS Ride here on...

Duration:00:52:11

Next Stop MS: On the road Again!!

9/7/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we start this road trip off in Biloxi for the 37th Annual Seafood Festival. Next we’ll travel to the MS Children’s Museum for 529 Day, then we’ll head over to Columbus for The 17th Annual Tennessee Williams Tribute and end the show with musician Grayson Capps. So don’t go far because we’re going for another MS Ride here on Next Stop MS!

Duration:00:52:17

Next Stop MS: Best Of MS Cities- Hattiesburg!!

9/5/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we continue our Best of MS Cities series in Hattiesburg!! We’ll start this Hattiesburg road trip off with Marlo Dorsey Executive Director of Visit Hattiesburg, next we’ll speak with Chef Katie Dixon owner of the Bird House Café, then we’ll welcome Nathan Jennings & Zach Newsom to talk about the Historic Saenger Theatre and end the show...

Duration:00:52:58

Next Stop MS: End of Summer Fun!!

8/24/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we’ll start our road trip off in Vicksburg for Tara Wildlife’s MS River Nature Weekend, then we’ll move to Clinton for their Red Brick Roads Music & Arts Festival. Next we’ll head to Hernando for the 9th Annual City Wide Scavenger Hunt and end the show with blues guitarist Jarekus Singleton, so don’t go far because we’re going for a...

Duration:00:51:19

Next Stop MS: MS Book Festival, celebrating the "Rock Stars of Writing"

8/17/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we're kicking off the literary lawn party featuring the 2018 MS Book Festival. We’ll speak with authors Angie Thomas, and Mary Miller. Then we’ll chat with Artist & Illustrator Ginger Williams-Cook and end the show with blues journalist and historian, Scott Barretta, so don’t go far because we’re going on literary ride here on Next...

Duration:00:51:25

Now You're Talking w/ Marshall Ramsey: 1st Mississippi's Writers Trail Markers!!

8/13/2018
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The Mississippi Writers Trail will officially launch with the unveiling of two historical marker prototypes, honoring Eudora Welty and Jesmyn Ward, as part of the 2018 Mississippi Book Festival and today we’ll speak with the man who sparked the initiative, Malcolm White, Executive Director of the Mississippi Arts Commission and owner of the legendary Hal & Mal’s restaurant in downtown Jackson.

Duration:00:53:21

Next Stop MS: Bright Lights and Music!!

8/10/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. We’ll start this road trip off today in Jackson and chat with Casey Creasey for Bright Lights Belhaven Nights, next we’ll talk with singer and comedian Heather Land about her “I Ain’t Doin It” Tour on August 19th in Jackson, then we’ll head down to the MS Gulf Coast and speak with Kate Fleming- Sawyer for Sizzlin Soprano’s, and end the show...

Duration:00:52:30

Next Stop MS: Mississippi Art & Music

8/3/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. We’ll start this road trip off today in Oxford and speak with Wayne Andrews for the 5th Annual Art-er Limits Fringe festival, then we’ll head over to Desoto County and chat with Margaret Yates for their First Friday Back Porch Party, next we’ll move to Tupelo and speak to Linda Sullivan for Dulcimer Day, and end the show with our musical...

Duration:00:51:47

Next Stop MS: A Mississippi House Party!!

7/27/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. We’ll start our road trip off today in Natchez for the 18th Annual Natchez Food & Wine Festival, then we’ll head to Hatiesburg for their Downtown Summer Tunes Concert Series, next we'll move on over to Philadelphia for the 129th Annual Neshoba County Fair and end the show in Jackson and speak with Ison Harris director of the City of...

Duration:00:51:29

Next Stop MS: Mississippi Summer Sizzle!!

7/20/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi great. We’ll start this summer road trip off in Mize for their 40th Annual Watermelon Fest, then we’ll head to Jackson for the Jump Start Back to School Jam, next we’re off to The Bologna Performing Arts Center in Cleveland and end the show with musical guest violinist, and Mississippi native, Jocelyn Zhu, so hold on tight because we’re going on another...

Duration:00:53:26

Next Stop MS: Best of MS Cities; The MS Gulf Coast

7/13/2018
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Today we continue with our “Best of MS Cities” series. This month we’re featuring The MS Gulf Coast. We’ll start this coastal trip off with Anna Roy, Public Media Manager with Visit Mississippi Gulf Coast, then we’ll talk with Captain Louis Skrmetta with Ship Island Excursions. Next we’ll speak to Roxy Condrey with The Roost Boutique Hotel and end the trip with Musician Rochelle Harper, so hold on tight because we’re going on a MS Gulf Coast ride here on Next Stop MS!

Duration:00:51:55

Next Stop MS: What's Happening in the South

7/6/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a wonderful place to live. Today we’ll start our road trip off on the MS Gulf Coast and speak with Keri Horn about her VO-101 seminar, next we’ll speak with Layne Bruce about the People, Politics & the Press event then we’ll speak with Executive Director James Robinson about Malaco Records 50th Anniversary Celebration and end the show with musical guest 5th Child....

Duration:00:52:38

Next Stop MS: Independence Day Mississippi Style!

6/29/2018
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Today is all about Independence Day Mississippi Style! So we’re going to showcase different ways we celebrate the 4th of July in Mississippi. We’ll start our trip in Jackson for MPB’s Summer Learning Family Fun Day then we’ll move to Oxford for their 2018 LOU 4th of July Celebration, next we’ll stop by Canton for the 33rd Annual Mississippi Championship Hot Air Balloon Fest and end the show on the MS Gulf Coast. So hold on tight because we’re going on a Fourth of July ride here on Next Stop...

Duration:00:51:37

Next Stop MS: "Best of MS Cities"- Yazoo County

6/9/2018
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People plan their visits to Yazoo County around their annual events but Yazoo County is a great place to visit year-round for anyone who enjoys an off-the-beaten-path adventure. Today we will feature this colorful county in our new series,"Best of MS Cities". First we'll talk to Dawn Davis with the Yazoo Co. CVB, then well move over to Wolf Lake and speak to Melinda Abraham co-owner of MJ Cabins. Next we’ll chat with Michael Shultz about the 46th Annual Bentonia Blues Festival and end the...

Duration:00:50:31

Next Stop MS: Mississippi’s Art & Culture!

6/6/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi and wonderful place to live!! We’ll start this road trip off in Jackson at New Stage Theatre and speak with two of the leads of their production of “Sister Act”, Kimberly Morgan- Myles and Ray McFarland. Next we’ll move to the Yazoo City and chat with Phyllis Haynes about The Hills Meet The Delta Quilt Show. Then we’ll head back to Jackson and talk with Majure...

Duration:00:49:58

Next Stop MS: One Night Only!!!!

5/11/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi and wonderful place to live!! For our first stop, we head to Jackson and talk with comedian Rita B about her One Night Only comedy show. Then we’ll move to Ridgeland for Pepsi Pops 2018. Next we’ll head back to Jackson for Lucky Town Brewery’s "Sippin Saturday’s" and end or show with musician Kell Kellum. So hold on tight, because we’re going for a ride here on...

Duration:00:49:45

Next Stop MS: Taking Mississippi arts to the MAX!

4/27/2018
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As we do every Friday, we’ll travel across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi and wonderful place to live!! We'll start this road trip off in McComb and speak with Calvin Phelps for the McComb Music & Heritage Festival. Then we’ll move to Meridian and speak with Nicole Ethridge, Assistant Director of The MAX, Mississippi’s newest arts and entertainment experience museum. Next we'll talk with artist Sharon McConnell-Dickerson about her exhibit " A...

Duration:00:52:29