The 2018 Picking 35 Map is now available online. Please click the link below to view all of the stops you can enjoy on your day of picking, April 7.
Come enjoy the Pop Up Flea Market in downtown Kosciusko Saturday, April 7th. You’ll find a friendly group of individuals selling goodies for all at bargain prices. If you would like to have a space at our monthly flea market, please call G.G. Holmes at 662-289-2981, Kosciusko Attala Partnership. An enjoyable way to spend one’s Saturday, the Pop Up Flea Market.
Help us Kick Off the 49th Annual Festival on Friday, April 6th from 3:30 – 5 pm in front of the Kosciusko Attala Partnership office when children of all ages will enjoy a Bounce House, Kosy Jr. High Cheerleaders, Kosy Krusers, Games and more. The Miss Natchez Trace Pageant will be held on Friday, April 6th at the Mary Ricks Thornton Cultural Center starting at 6:30 pm. The 49th Annual Natchez Trace Festival will be held on Saturday April 28th. Friday night festivities on April 27th will be filled with fun, food and activities for all ages. Enjoy the live Karaoke event where singers will take to the stage for everyone to enjoy. Saturday, find a huge array of unique arts, crafts and antiques from a diverse group of vendors, entertainment, tasty treats, car show and more.
As a community, please share this event with friends and family through all of your social media platforms and let’s show everyone our true Kosciusko hospitality. #ilovekosy
Easter Egg Hunt in beautiful downtown Kosciusko Saturday, March 31 starting @ 11 am. The children will be divided into age groups: 1-2, 4-6, & 7-10. Take photos with the Easter Bunny while you’re here. There will be age appropriate games, face painting, bouncy houses and more. Merchants on the Square will be showcasing their Spring merchandise from 10-1, and find booth specials at the Rusty Bucket and Central MS Flea Market. Visit them all! #ilovekosy
Picking 35 is almost here and KAP wants you to look your best while traveling the Highway 35 trail of pickers. You’ve seen your friends and neighbors wearing one, now you can “WIN” one of our awesome Picking 35 tshirts. Find our facebook.com/kosciusko.ms page, Like us, Like our Giveaway post and Share with friends. We will randomly draw one lucky winner on Monday, April 2.
The City of Kosciusko is proud to welcome three new businesses to our community:
RBR, a great men’s shopping experience owned by Mark and Susan Chamblee and Blake Rutherford is located in the heart of our historic downtown square.
The Aisle, owned by Chris and Susan Strohm is located off Highway 35 South and is a premier wedding and private event venue.
Heritage Antiques, owned by Randol Lindsay is located at 308 North Jackson Street.
Be sure to stop by each location and see what they have to offer!
Construction has begun on what will eventually become the Mississippi Native American Museum.
The old Leonard’s building on the south side of the square in Kosciusko is being completely renovated for the project.
A barricade is up at the front of the building and the sidewalk is closed. The section of Madison Street between Jefferson and Monroe is also closed due to construction.
Construction on the building will including removing the roof and asbestos.
For constant updates on progress, visit BreezyNews.com.
The Kosciusko Attala Partnership has been awarded a $3,500 grant from Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC). This grant is a portion of the $1.3 million in grants the Commission will award in 2017-2018. The grants are made possible by continued funding from the Mississippi State Legislature and the National Endowment for the Arts. (more…)