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Community Calendar for May, 2013
The City of Biloxi publishes this monthly calendar of public events.
This calendar and all city publications are available in alternative formats for the for everyone including disabled.
Call (228) 435-6339 or e-mail email@example.com.
International Spring Festival – May 17-19
Ethnic foods and entertainment, seafood, turtle races, plant booth, arts and crafts, used book sale, children’s games, carnival rides, silent auction, giant yard sale, gumbo tasting, a $2000 raffle and $10,000 draw down and car show!
4-10 p.m., Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church.
Details, (228) 388-3887.
Blood and Sand XIII – May 18
Grab a seat ringside and enjoy the blow-by-blow action as fighters compete for the title and prize money!
Hosted by Fight Force International! 6:30 p.m.,Biloxi Civic Center.
Tickets and details, (228) 228-669-8700 or (228) 424-6589.
Gulf Wooden Boat Show – May 18-19
Join us as we applaud historic, antique, classic and contemporary wooden boats at the largest gathering of watercraft on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
In addition, enjoy the “Schooner Sail Special” during the two days!
Sailing times: 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. & 5 p.m. daily for a discounted cost of only $10 person! Schooner Pier Complex.
Admission charged. Details, (228) 435-6320.
Uncorked: A Cellar Event – May 21
Featuring the sampling of over 20 different wines, dine on a fabulous array of hors d’oeuvres, listen to excellent entertainment, participate in a silent auction, and register to win a fabulous prize!
Proceeds benefit high school scholarships and Biloxi Commerce Junior Leadership program!
Hosted by Biloxi Chamber of Commerce! 6-9 p.m., IP Casino Resort.
Tickets and details, (228) 604-0014.
Bike Biloxi Dinner Ride – May 21
Enjoy a 6.75 mile bike ride throughout downtown Biloxi. Stop along the way and enjoy a bite at any one of the great places along the route!
All ages welcome! Ride begins at eco-Geno Bike Shop located at 820 Dr. MLK Jr. Blvd.
Sponsored by Biloxi Main Street, Gulf Coast Bicycle Club, Gulf Coast Heritage Trails and The City of Biloxi Parks and Recreation Department. 5 p.m.
Details, Kay Miller, (228) 435-6339.
Inaugural Summer Festival – May 25-26
FUNdraising family event geared with Waterslides, Hamster Balls, Snow Cones, Pony Rides, Food/Merchandise Vendors and more!
Bring the family and have a great day! Proceeds benefit the West End Hose Company #3 Biloxi Fire Museum and Education Center daily operations! $2 admission charge.
Saturday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Biloxi Town Green.
Details call (228) 217-2687.
8th Annual Kids Gala – May 31
Come out and enjoy a spectacular themed event with a live band, wonderful cuisine and a silent and live auction!
Proceeds benefit Coast charities with a particular emphasis on children! Hosted by the Biloxi-Ocean Springs Junior Auxiliary!
7 p.m., Beau Rivage Casino.
Details, (228) 669-6981 or (228) 249-6592.