Whether you are looking for great restaurants, special events, shopping experiences, business opportunities, holiday fun, history, entertainment, a place to worship, or a place to live, you'll find it here. Downtown Vicksburg offers a rich combination of assets: distinctive historic architecture, unique living spaces, a pedestrian/pet-friendly environment, personal service, local ownership, and community pride. Join us in downtown Vicksburg where...Everything is waiting for you!
Vicksburg celebrates Independence Day with a weekend full of live music, living history presentations, a boat parade, shopping sales and a fireworks show over the Vicksburg riverfront.
The fireworks finale will be Saturday night following a 7:00 p.m. performance by Mustache The Band, a country/rock band from Oxford, Miss. The stage will be set up in front of the Old Depot Museum, 1010 Levee Street. The fireworks will be shot from behind the museum on the Yazoo Diversion Canal beginning around 9:00 p.m. Prime viewing spots will be along Washington Street in front of the Vicksburg Farmers Market lot.
Vicksburg Main Street is proud to host the Miss Mississippi Parade on Monday, June 22nd at 7:00 p.m. in downtown Vicksburg. Head Downtown and watch Miss Mississippi contestants parade the town, and all that jazz! The theme of the Miss Mississippi Pageant is "All That Jazz", so "slick your hair and wear your buckle shoes" and join us downtown to greet all of the talented contestants and all that jazz!
Bricks and Spokes celebrates its 6th Annual Bike Ride on Saturday, October 3rd. Bricks and Spokes begins at 8:00 a.m. On-site registration will begin at 7:00 a.m. There will four routes available: 10 miles, 30 miles, 50 miles and 62 miles. All routes will take you from beautiful Downtown Vicksburg and Warren County across the Mighty Mississippi River by way of The Old Mississippi River Bridge. The ride will consist of Vicksburg’s great rolling hills and beautiful fall scenery. The ride will be fully supported with rest stops where you can fill up on snacks!
The Vicksburg Main Street Program has decided to hit the bricks and take action by conducting a fundraising effort that will not only help downtown but beautify it as well. Due to Vicksburg Main Street Taxing District funds being lower than anticipated over the past year, the Vicksburg Main Street Program is hosting a fundraiser called "Make Your Mark in Downtown: One Brick at a Time."
VICKSBURG, MISS.) February 17, 2015: The City of Vicksburg will host a parade and ceremony for Vicksburg native and Super Bowl hero Malcolm Butler on Saturday, February 21 beginning at 2:30 p.m.
Malcolm Butler, a cornerback for the New England Patriots, made the winning play at this year's Super Bowl on Sunday, February 1 when he intercepted the ball in the last 20 seconds of the game to seal the victory over the Seattle Seahawks. Butler is a 2009 graduate of Vicksburg High School. He earned a scholarship to Hinds Community College and later played at the University of West Alabama. On May 19, 2014, he signed with the New England Patriots after going undrafted in the 2014 NFL Draft and made his first start on December 14, where he made two tackles.