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Mississippi's Largest Annual Event Gears Up for Record Breaking Year

CRUISIN' THE COAST CELEBRATES 27 YEARS AS AMERICA'S LARGEST BLOCK PARTY! Coastal Mississippi, September 19, 2023 – The 27th Annual Cruisin' the Coast, known affectionately as America’s Largest Block Party, is well on track to break all previous records when it kicks off Sunday, October 1 through 8 on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. “To say that we are thrilled to potentially break our previous record is an understatement," said Sherwood “Woody” Bailey, Jr., Event Vice Chair and Executive Director. “With additional on-site registrations, we are…

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Five to be Inducted in 2023 Class to Mississippi Songwriters' Hall of Fame

Coastal Mississippi, September 18, 2023—The Mississippi Songwriters Hall of Fame will honor its next class of inductees on Thursday, September 21, 2023, at 7:00 p.m. at the Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center in Ocean Springs, Mississippi. This will be the 5th class of inductees for the Mississippi Songwriters Hall of Fame, an event produced annually on the 3rd Thursday of September by the Mississippi Songwriters Alliance. This year's event kicks off the 2023 Mississippi Songwriters Festival and will feature a tribute to the late Jimmy Buffett, a…

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