WEEKEND TICKET: Food, lifestyle events attempt to cool off hot weekendPublished 12:08am Thursday, August 2, 2012
By KRISTIN HOGANSoccasions
The Natchez Democrat
NATCHEZ — This weekend should be hot and sunny, according the National Weather Service. Luckily, there’s a few indoor entertainment options in the Miss-Lou.
The Markets Food & Lifestyle Show
The Markets will host the 14th annual Food & Lifestyle Show from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Vidalia Convention Center.
The show will consist of food samples, new items and different entertainment.
Door prizes will be given, as well as a grand prize of $2,600 gift card from The Markets.
Two tickets are free with the purchase of $25 worth of groceries at any of the local markets or $5 each at the door.
This week, the Friday Forum sponsored by the Natchez-Adams County Chamber of Commerce, will feature “Libraries-More than just books- with Armstrong Library, Alcorn and Copiah-Lincoln.”
The Friday Forum will be at the Natchez Coffee Company at 8 a.m. Friday.
Southwood Lodge Baptist Church, on Adams Road, will host a fun day at 11 a.m. Saturday.
Activities will include prayer, water space jump, games and food.
The event is free and open to the public.