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Downtown Vicksburg offers an array of fine and casual dining spots with views and plenty of soul.

Restaurant Guide



Other cities should be jealous. Downtown Vickbsurg's natural setting is a gorgeous backdrop for a vibrant array of events and festivals, lively nightlife, and tourist attractions, supported by a vibrant cultural and performing arts community.


Below is a partial list of fesitvals, concerts and shopping events Main Street sponsors:


  • Riverfest - this two-day festival, recognized as one of the "top twenty events in the Southeast United States"
  • Christmas Parade through downtown.
  • Mardi Gras Parade
  • Bi-annual Hit the Bricks and Adjoining Streets
  • Miss Mississippi Outstanding Teen Autograph Party
  • Miss Mississippi Parade and Autograph Party
  • Fall Festival
  • Treats on the Streets
  • Let's Go Walkin' Down Main Street
  • Old Fashioned Christmas Open House
  • Downtown Vicksburg Christmas Parade of Lights
  • Vicksburg Farmers' Market
  • Gifts Under the Tree
  • The Main Street Program also co-sponsors:
  • International Chamber Music Festival
  • MS Diabetes Walk
  • Walk MS – Multiple Sclerosis Society
  • YMCA "Chill in the Hills"
  • Paint Downtown Purple – Relay for Life
  • 4th of July
  • Alcorn State University Hospitality Academy
  • Meet Me at the River
  • Jacob's Ladder
  • American Heart Association
  • Shape Up Vicksburg
  • Kansas City Holiday Express