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Next Stop, Mississippi is your on-air source for information about upcoming events and attractions across the state. Get to know the real Mississippi! Each week MPB and the MDA Division of Tourism will highlight well-known and unknown places in Mississippi with the best food, parks, music and arts. We’ll not only tell you what’s going on in your neck of the woods but also share the history and people behind the markets, sporting events, concerts, fairs and festivals all over Mississippi. Hear the personal stories and traditions behind that favorite event you attend each year.

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Next Stop, Mississippi is your on-air source for information about upcoming events and attractions across the state. Get to know the real Mississippi! Each week MPB and the MDA Division of Tourism will highlight well-known and unknown places in Mississippi with the best food, parks, music and arts. We’ll not only tell you what’s going on in your neck of the woods but also share the history and people behind the markets, sporting events, concerts, fairs and festivals all over Mississippi. Hear the personal stories and traditions behind that favorite event you attend each year.

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Next Stop, Mississippi

Latest release on Feb 07, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Next Stop MS; Hitting the Mississippi Roads!

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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we start this road trip in Natchez for Barks on the Bluff. Next we’ll head to Jackson for the Soggy Sweat Craft Beer & BBQ Festival, then we’ll move to the MS Gulf Coast for Chefs of the Coast and end the show with Country music artist and Mississippi native Jason Eady. So don’t go far because we’re going for another MS Ride here on Next Stop MS!

Sep 14 2018

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Rank #2: Next Stop MS: One Night Only!!!!

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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi and wonderful place to live!! For our first stop, we head to Jackson and talk with comedian Rita B about her One Night Only comedy show. Then we’ll move to Ridgeland for Pepsi Pops 2018. Next we’ll head back to Jackson for Lucky Town Brewery’s "Sippin Saturday’s" and end or show with musician Kell Kellum. So hold on tight, because we’re going for a ride here on Next Stop Mississippi!

May 11 2018

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Rank #3: Next Stop MS| Art Festivals around Mississippi

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Mississippi is known for many things especially art and festivals so today we’re showcasing "Art Festivals around Mississippi" Our first stop is in Water Valley for the 11th Annual Water Valley Art Crawl, next we’ll head to Ocean Springs for the 41st Annual Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival and end the show in Picayune for the 50th BiAnnual Fall Street Festival. So hold on tight cause we’re going on a Mississippi Arts & Crafts Ride here on Next Stop MS!!  

https://www.facebook.com/groups/55944767307/

http://peterandersonfestival.com/

https://picayunemainstreet.com/

Nov 01 2019

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Rank #4: Next Stop MS: "Best of MS Cities"- Yazoo County

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People plan their visits to Yazoo County around their annual events but Yazoo County is a great place to visit year-round for anyone who enjoys an off-the-beaten-path adventure. Today we will feature this colorful county in our new series,"Best of MS Cities". First we'll talk to Dawn Davis with the Yazoo Co. CVB, then well move over to Wolf Lake and speak to Melinda Abraham co-owner of MJ Cabins. Next we’ll chat with Michael Shultz about the 46th Annual Bentonia Blues Festival and end the show with blues musician & legend Jimmy “Duck” Holmes. So hold on tight, because we’re going on a Yazoo County ride here on Next Stop Mississippi.

Jun 09 2018

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Rank #5: Next Stop MS: Opera, Festivals and SOUL!!!

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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we’ll start our road trip in Jackson for MS Opera’s Hilarious World of Gilbert & Sullivan next we’ll move to Gulfport for the 40th Annual Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival, after that we’ll head to Desoto County for Hernando’s Parks & Craft Fair and end the show with musical guest Southern Soul Artist Christopher “Big Yayo” Mabry, So hold on tight because we’re going for a ride here on Next Stop MS!

Nov 02 2018

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Rank #6: Next Stop MS: Sweet, Savory and Scary!

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As we do every Friday we’ll travel across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great. Today it’s all about Sweet tea, Chili and haunted houses!! Our first stop is in Poplarville for the Sweet Mississippi Tea Festival, next we’ll head to Tupelo for the 20th Annual Chili Fest and end the show in Raymond at the House of the Haunted Fields! For more information about the events we featured on this show and for more events throughout the state visit our events calendar at http://www.mpbonline.org/mississippi-events/

https://www.smteafest.com

http://www.tupelomainstreet.com

https://www.facebook.com/houseofthehauntedfields/

Oct 11 2019

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Rank #7: Next Stop MS: What's Going On!!

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As we do every Friday we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we’ll start this road trip in Madison for the 17th Annual Jewish Film Festival, then we’ll head to Jackson for New Stage Theatre’s production of “Hell in High. Next we’ll talk with Talamieka Brice about the Womanist Rally in downtown Jackson and end the show with singer/songwriter Seth Power. So hold on tight cause we’re going on MS Ride here on Next Stop MS!

Jan 19 2019

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Rank #8: Next Stop MS: Mississippi Music, History and Movies!!

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As we do every Friday we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we’ll start our road trip in Oxford for Stanley Friedman's Cantata: "Sojourner Truth", next we’ll head to Starkville for the 22nd Annual Magnolia Independent Film Festival. After that, we’ll stop by the MS Civil Rights Museum and check out their new exhibit, “Spirits of the Passage: The Story of the Transatlantic Slave Trade” and end the show with Hip Hop Artist, 5th Child. So hold on tight because we’re going for a ride here on Next Stop MS!

Feb 22 2019

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Rank #9: Next Stop MS: Another Great MS Weekend!

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As we do every Friday we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we’ll start our road trip with Kierstan Dunfour with Get2College to talk about their FAFSA Day 2019, next we’ll head to Tupelo and visit with Steven Mancusco, Director of the Tupelo Automobile Museum, After that, we’ll stop by the MS University for Women to talk with Julia Mortyakova about their Music by Women Festival and end the show with acoustic guitarist, singer and songwriter Kerry Thomas. So hold on tight because we’re going for a ride here on Next Stop MS!

Mar 01 2019

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Rank #10: Next Stop MS: Look what's ahead Mississippi!

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As we do every Friday we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we’ll start our road trip in Jackson for the 20th Annual Susan G. Komen Metro Jackson Race for the Cure next we’ll head to Natchez for 4th Annual Classic European Auto & Motorcycle Show. After that we’ll travel to Tupelo for their Bud & Burgers Competition and end the show with Blues musician, Dexter Allen. So hold on tight because we’re going for a ride here on Next Stop MS!

Apr 05 2019

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Rank #11: Next Stop MS: Pumpkins, Quilts, music and more!

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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we start this road trip in Jackson for the 38th annual Farish Street Heritage Festival, then we’ll move to Hattiesburg for the Pine Belt Fiber Arts and Quilt Show. After that we’ll head to Hernando and visit with Cedar Hill Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maize and end the show with musician Sachmoe Phlanagan. So get ready for another great ride here on Next Stop MS!

Oct 01 2018

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Rank #12: Next Stop MS: Halloween Around Mississippi

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As we do every Friday we’ll travel across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great. Today it’s all about Halloween fun throughout Mississippi. Our first stop will be in Natchez for their 4th Annual Natchez Witches Ride, next we’ll head to Hattiesburg for Zoo Boo 2019 and end our spooktacular trip on the MS Gulf Coast for our featured haunted house of the week, Terror on the Coast. So hold on tight cause we’re going on a Halloweetown Ride here on Next Stop MS!!  

Below is the link to "NextdoorTreat Map" a private social network for your neighborhood. It will help you and your neighbors celebrate the most neighborly holiday of the year. 

https://nextdoor.com/

Nov 01 2019

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Rank #13: Next Stop MS: Tamales, Bears and a spooktacular good time!!

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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we start this road trip in Greenville for the 7th Annual Delta Hot Tamale Festival, then we’ll head to Rolling Fork for the Great Delta Bear Affair. Next we’ll head to Biloxi and visit Terror on the Coast and end the show with Hip Hop Artist, Silas. So don’t go far because we're going on a ride here on Next Stop MS!

Oct 19 2018

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Rank #14: Next Stop MS: Jackson Indie Music Week!!!

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Today we dedicate our entire show to Jackson Indie Music Week 2019. We'll speak with founder Brad Franklin, Southern Soul Artist Anissa Hampton, Jason Daniels with the Jason Daniels Band and Female Hip- Hop artist Vitamin Cea.

Jan 12 2019

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Rank #15: Next Stop MS| Holiday Light Shows around Mississippi!

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As we do every Friday we’ll be traveling around the state letting you know about People, places and events that make MS great! Christmas hasn’t officially begun yet but today we’re speeding up the clock and featuring Holiday light fest around the state. We’re starting this Festival of Lights road trip off in Cleveland for their 50 Nights of Lights then we’ll head to Canton for their Annual “City of Lights” and end the show on the MS Gulf Coast for the Gulfport Harbor Lights Winter Festival.  For more information about events around the state visit our events calendar at http://www.mpbonline.org/mississippi-events/

https://www.50nightsoflights.com/

https://www.cantontourism.com/

https://gulfportharborlights.com/

Nov 22 2019

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Rank #16: Next Stop MS | "City With Soul"

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As we do every Friday we’ll be traveling around the state letting you know about people, places and events that make MS great! Today on Next Stop MS we’re making ONE STOP in Jackson to take a closer look at the "City with Soul" music video with Paul Wolfe of Visit Jackson, Jon Salem with The Greater Jackson Arts Council, and the entire creative team, Singer/songwriter, Teneia Sanders, Hip Hop Artist, 5th Child, Producer Taiwo Gaynor and Director, Bryson Hatfield. Plus, Kamel and I will let you know what’s happening in your neck of the woods this weekend. So hold on tight cause we’re going on a Jackson Mississippi Ride here on Next Stop MS!! 

https://visitjackson.com/

https://www.greaterjacksonartscouncil.com/

https://teneiasanders.bandcamp.com/

https://5thchildmusic.bandcamp.com/

Nov 08 2019

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Rank #17: Next Stop MS: End of Summer Fun!!

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As we do every Friday, we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we’ll start our road trip off in Vicksburg for Tara Wildlife’s MS River Nature Weekend, then we’ll move to Clinton for their Red Brick Roads Music & Arts Festival. Next we’ll head to Hernando for the 9th Annual City Wide Scavenger Hunt and end the show with blues guitarist Jarekus Singleton, so don’t go far because we’re going for a ride here on Next Stop MS!

Aug 24 2018

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Rank #18: Next Stop MS: American Cancer Society; MS Heritage Trust & "The Dark Zone

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As we do every Friday we’ll travel across the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi a great. Today our first stop is with Molly Coker, Community Development Manager with The American Cancer Society to talk about their 2019 Making Strides Walk, next we’ll visit with Lolly Rash of Mississippi Heritage Trust about their upcoming "10 Most Endangered Historic Places" list and end the show with our featured haunted house, “The Dark Zone”. So hold on tight cause we’re going on a ride here on Next Stop MS!!  

The American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walks raise awareness and funds to save lives from breast cancer.The events raise money to fund innovative research, provide free information and support, and to help people reduce their breast cancer risk or find it early when it's most treatable.

Learn more here: https://secure.acsevents.org/site/SPageServer/?pagename=strides_msabc&utm_source=google&utm_medium=cpc&utm_campaign=Brand+-+Cancer+Society+-+BMM&utm_term=%2Bamerican%20%2Bcancer%20%2Bsociety%20%2Bwalk&utm_content=UwAElCM9_dc|pcrid|288122761340|pmt|b|pkw|%2Bamerican%20%2Bcancer%20%2Bsociety%20%2Bwalk|slid||pgrid|32971980430|ptaid|kwd-29686420312|&gclid=CjwKCAjwxaXtBRBbEiwAPqPxcJUFn8ez-cQ4JDq0hpgDmmdEtmeARcgTP6-XfZk2Q2pE7iOBIVOUgRoCdtgQAvD_BwE

https://www.mississippiheritage.com/

http://www.thedarkzone.net/

Nov 01 2019

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Rank #19: Next Stop MS: Spring in Mississippi!!!

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As we do every Friday we’ll be traveling across the state letting you know about people places and events that make Mississippi a great place to live. Today we’ll start our road trip at Mississippi State University for the 13th Annual Charles Templeton Ragtime & Jazz Festival next we’ll head to Biloxi for the 3rd Annual Craft Beer Fest. After that we’ll move to Oxford and speak with artist William Dunlap about the Meditations on the Landscape in Art & Literature: Exhibition & Symposium and end the show with GRAMMY Museum MS as they present Mavis Staples Live at Thalia Mari Hall. So hold on tight because we’re going for a ride here on Next Stop MS!

Mar 23 2019

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Rank #20: Next Stop MS: Best of MS Cities; The MS Gulf Coast

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Today we continue with our “Best of MS Cities” series. This month we’re featuring The MS Gulf Coast. We’ll start this coastal trip off with Anna Roy, Public Media Manager with Visit Mississippi Gulf Coast, then we’ll talk with Captain Louis Skrmetta with Ship Island Excursions. Next we’ll speak to Roxy Condrey with The Roost Boutique Hotel and end the trip with Musician Rochelle Harper, so hold on tight because we’re going on a MS Gulf Coast ride here on Next Stop MS!

Jul 13 2018

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