Third Thursday September 21, 2023 5:30-8:30pm
Dumont Plaza Downtown Meridian
Entertainment: Blues Messengers Sparrow Broughton
Tables Tennis Challenge: James Hearn – MS State Games Commissioner Gift Certificates awarded to winning challengers
No age limit – No Preregistration Required
Exceptional Live Entertainment – Art Exhibitors – Food Vendors – Snow Cones – Adult Beverages
Another FREE family friendly and pet friendly event
PRESENTED BY: Meridian Council for the Arts
SPONSORED BY: City of Meridian – Visit Meridian – The Paul and Sherry Broadhead Foundation,
Mississippi Arts Commission – Magnolia Beverage – Mitchell Distributing. ————————————————————————————————————
Third Thursday at Dumont Plaza in downtown Meridian will close out the 2023 season on September 21st from 5:30-8:30pm. Two local favorites, The Blues Messengers along with Sparrow Broughton will be bringing the entertainment.
The Mississippi State Games Commissioner James Hearn will be the one to beat in the TABLE TENNIS CHALLENGE. All ages are invited to step up to the challenge with gift certificates going to the lucky winners.
You can also enjoy art exhibitors, food trucks, snow-cones and ice cold beverages.
It’s another free family friendly and pet friendly Third Thursday brought to you by the Meridian Council for the Arts and sponsored by the Mississippi Arts Commission, City of Meridian, Visit Meridian, The Paul and Sherry Broadhead Foundation, Magnolia Beverage and Mitchell Distributing. ————————————————————————————————————
BLUES MESSENGER — The Blues Messengers have been keeping the tradition of the old school and Hill Country blues for many years. John Fera, is the lead guitarist. John Miller is the bass guitarist. Ken Fleming is on drums. Greg Cartmell is the vocalist and plays harmonica and guitar. They pay homage to the founders of the blues, like Muddy Waters, Howling Wolf, Junior Wells and many of the other old blues masters.
SPARROW BROUGHTON — Sparrow Broughton will show you the meaning of a powerful passionate musical per- formance. This husband/wife duo will play classics you love from Etta James, Janis Joplin and even more modern music like Chris Stapleton. Lyle flawlessly accompanies Alana’s soulful vocals.