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Out and About for the week of March 30, 2014


Dispatch Staff Report



April 2-3 - Music of the South (panels, exhibits, performances), The Center for Study of Southern Culture, Oxford. 




April 3 - Southern Soul Assembly: JJ Grey, Anders Osborne, Marc Broussard, Luther Dickinson. Riley Center, Meridian ($33-39). 662-696-2200 or 




April 4-6 - Aberdeen Southern Heritage Pilgrimage (homes, storytellers, cemetery tours, more). 800-634-3538 or 




- New Albany "Wings into Spring" Home and Garden Show, Union County Fairgrounds, New Albany. Free. 662-534-1917 or 




April 5 - Cantus (male vocal ensemble), Ford Center, Oxford ($28-34). 662-915-2787 or 




- Noleput Festival (New Orleans-style music and food festival), Tupelo. Free. 662-841-6440. 




April 9 - Prophets of Funk, David Dorfman Dance; Ford Center, Oxford ($33). 662-915-2787 or 




April 10-12 - Juke Joint Festival (music, arts, crafts, food), Clarksdale. 662-624-5992 or 




April 11 - Brantley Gilbert (with Thomas Rhett, Eric Pasley), Tuscaloosa Amphitheater. 205-248-5280 or 




April 12 - John Prine (with Holly Williams), Riley Center, Meridian ($62-68). 662-696-2200 or  




- Juke Joint Festival (100 blues acts, racing pigs, history bus tours, arts/crafts vendors, more), Clarksdale ($20 at door). 




- Mary Donnelly Haskell and Friends, Ford Center, Oxford ($39-50). 662-915-2787 or 




- Fayette Arts Festival, Fayette, Ala., 9 a.m.-4 p.m. [email protected] 




April 17-19 - Tupelo Film Festival, Malco Theatre. 662-213-3307 or 




April 18 - Casting Crowns, BancorpSouth Arena, Tupelo. 662-841-6528 or 




April 24 - Mercy Me (with Jamie Grace, Citizen Way), Tuscaloosa Amphitheater. 205-248-5280 or 




April 25-26 - Double Decker Festival (Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Wild Feathers, Rosco Bandana, Garry Burnside, Bo-Keys, T-Bird & the Breaks, Infamous Stringdusters, more). 




April 25-May 4 - New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival (Clapton, Springsteen, Plant, Fogerty, Santana, Lovett, Aguilera, Avett Brothers, Phish, Arcade Fire, many more).  




April 26 - North Mississippi Symphony Orchestra with pianist Andreas Klein, The Link Centre, Tupelo. 662-842-8433. 




May 2 - Eric Clapton (with ZZ Ward), Oak Mountain Amphitheatre, Birmingham ($80-136 plus fees). 




May 2-4 - Beale Street Music Festival (Patti LaBelle, Chick Corea, Fitz & the Tantrums, Alabama Shakes, many more), Tom Lee Park, Memphis. (3-day pass $85; single day $35). 




May 10 - Bill Cosby, BancorpSouth Arena, Tupelo ($56-77). 662-841-6528 or 




May 23-25 - Delta Country Jam Music Festival (Keith Urban, Florida Georgia Line, Dierks Bentley, Lucero, many more), Big River Park, Tunica (special pricing through April 15). 800-745-3000 or



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