A Walk Through Carrollton with Walt Grayson

Thanks to a Bicentennial Grant from the Mississippi Humanities Council, you can visit Carrollton on your smart device as well as in person.  The annual Pilgrimage and Pioneer Day Festival will be held October 6-7.  Five homes will be open … Continue reading

“Opry on the Square” New to 2016 Carrollton Pilgrimage & Pioneer Day Festival Activities.

“Opry on the Square” is a new event for the 2016 Pioneer Day Festival. “Minnie Pearl” [Margaret Corder] will host the event. Featured Opry Musicians Robert Box – a 5-time Mississippi State Banjo Champion and an International Southern Gospel Instrumentalist … Continue reading

Carrollton Historic Pilgrimage and Pioneer Day Festival October 7-8, 2016

Mississippi has many beautiful scenes in its landscape but few have as much to offer as Carroll County and Carrollton, in particular. It is centrally located in the middle of the state and is easily. It is only a “stone’s … Continue reading

Vaiden to Celebrate Its History October 8

To celebrate its heritage, the Town of Vaiden will host its annual Heritage Festival on Saturday, October 8, 2016. The Festival will open at 8 am and close at 5 pm. It will be filled with children’s activities, booths of … Continue reading