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Something for everyone in New Albany, MS

June 21, 2019 // 0 Comments

If you live in or near New Albany, MS, we hope you have some free time over the several days. A variety of opportunities are on tap here, with, literally, something for everyone. At the Union County Heritage Museum For photographers and those who appreciate interesting photographs: It is too late to enter the “Take [More]

Main Street June activities offer downtown fun

June 5, 2019 // 0 Comments

New Albany, Miss.,  Main Street Association June 2019 Activities: The New Albany Main Street Association is jumping into June with community events for all ages and a variety of interests. Director of Main Street, Billye Jean Stroud, said, “I want to personally invite everybody out to enjoy our beautiful town this [More]

2019 New Albany Freedom Fest: 3 days of family fun

May 6, 2019 // 0 Comments

Mayor Tim Kent and Community Development Director Billye Jean Stroud are pleased to announce plans for the 2019 New Albany Freedom Fest. “Our Community Development team and its festival committee did a spectacular job last year. This year’s festival will be a great way to spend time in our community,” said Mayor [More]

Evening concert and fireworks close out Freedom Fest 2018

July 1, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Mosely and Johnson Band, backed by the Muscle Shoals Horns, were the headline act on New Albany’s Riverview Stage during Saturday night’s Freedom Fest 2018 entertainment. The Freedom Fest crowd was light when the evening concert got underway. Attendance was light when the Bonfire Orchestra took the [More]

Victory Belles perform, more 2018 Freedom Fest entertainment today

June 30, 2018 // 0 Comments

U.S. military veterans and their families were honored during a New Albany Freedom celebration entertainment event Friday evening at the First United Methodist Church. The Victory Belles in their performance June 29th, at the First United Methodist Church. The Victory Belles, a female singing trio representing the [More]

2018 Freedom Fest to bring three days of family entertainment

June 13, 2018 // 2 Comments

It’s that time of year again and the New Albany Main Street and Community Development team is preparing for a fabulous 2018 Freedom Fest. Freedom Fest is a weekend long celebration held in historic downtown New Albany and will be host to a variety of musicians. Grace Askew will be playing at the Biscuits & Jam [More]

2017 Freedom Fest delivers fun, food, music despite weather challenges

June 24, 2017 // 0 Comments

Although Friday night’s street dance was knocked out by rain, Saturday’s 2017 Freedom Fest events enjoyed good weather and good attendance. Under partly cloudy skies and temperatures about 80 degrees with low humidity, festival goers enjoyed an art show, carnival rides, food and music at the Riverview [More]

More arts, new events added to New Albany Freedom Fest

June 15, 2017 // 0 Comments

According to organizers, New Albany’s Freedom Celebration, taking place on Saturday, June 24, will have more arts this year than last. So far, around fifty vendors have registered to sell items like handmade jewelry, soaps and furniture, rustic teak furniture, vintage signs, leather goods and more at the Arts in the [More]

New Albany Freedom Fest Weekend brings new Attractions, Events

May 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

  Another big event and some new activities have been added to Freedom Fest Weekend, June 23-24 in New Albany. Duck Dynasty’s Justin Martin Justin Martin The Magnolia Civic Center has booked Duck Dynasty’s Justin Martin for a talk at the Cine Theater at 4pm on the afternoon of Saturday, June 24. Justin, an [More]

Freedom Fest Schedule Released; Arts in the Park Registration Open

April 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

New Albany’s summer festival, Freedom Fest, is scheduled for Thursday, Friday and Saturday, June 22 – 24. The event, which was resurrected several years ago, serves as the city’s Fourth of July celebration, and features free concerts, an arts market, kids’ activities, a professional fireworks show and a pet [More]
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