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. We’ll not only tell you what’s going on in your neck of the woods but also share the history and people behind the markets, sporting events, concerts, fairs and festivals all over Mississippi. Hear the personal stories and traditions behind that favorite event you attend each year.
Our next stop could be Senatobia, Morton or Monticello. You never know where we’ll stop, but the adventure always starts with a turn of the dial to Next Stop, Mississippi, airing Friday mornings on MPB Think Radio.
Today we feature Yazoo County in our Best of MS Cities series. We will speak to Dawn Davis with the Yazoo Co. CVB, then well move over to Wolf Lake and speak to Melinda Abraham with MJ Cabins. Next we’ll talk with Michael Shultz about the 46th Annual Bentonia Blues Festival and end the show with blues musician & legend Jimmy “Duck” Holmes.Read More
We’ll start this road trip off in Jackson at New Stage Theatre for their production of “Sister Act” Next we’ll move to the Yazoo City for The Hills Meet The Delta Quilt Show. Then we’ll head back to Jackson for Cathead Jam 2018 and end the show with musician Todd Snider of Hard Working Americans.Read More
Today we 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 our show with musician Kell Kellum.Read More
Our first stop today will be in McComb for the McComb Music & Heritage Festival. Then we’ll move to Meridian and speak with Nicole Ethridge, Assistant Marketing Director of The MAX, Mississippi’s newest Arts and Entertainment Experience, Artist, Sharon Dickerson and end or show with Musical group Compotizionz.Read More
National Record Store Day is Saturday April 21st, so today we will travel across the state showcasing some of Mississippi’s best record stores. We’ll start this road trip off in Hattiesburg at T-Bones records then we’ll move north to End of All Music in Oxford, after that we’ll head down to Jackson and stop by Off-Beat then end our trip with musical guest, Young ValleyRead More