Arts Day at the Mississippi CapitolWednesday, March 8th 2023
Schedule of Events: March 7th & 8th, 2023
Please join artists and arts organizations across the state of Mississippi as we gather in Jackson on March 7th & 8th to raise our voices together in support of funding for the arts.
You are encouraged to make appointments with your legislators to tell YOUR story about what the arts have meant to you and your community! Visit our Legislative Visits page where you can find resources and downloads to learn more about how to lend your voice!
Below are some of the events you might enjoy include networking, book readings, breakfast, awards, speakers and a press conference in support of the Building Fund for the Arts.
*Please note, each event is sponsored by different organizations.
Please visit individual links for more information.
Tuesday 3/7 5:00pm
Arts Networking Happy Hour
Estelle Wine Bar & Bistro
A conversation with
Ibram X. Kendi
JSU Rose E. McCoy Auditorium
*Book purchase required*
Breakfast of Champions
Mississippi Alliance for Arts Educators Awards
(*space is limited)
Arts Day at the Capitol Events
1:15pm - Press Conference
Meet the Arts Commission
Meet your Elected Officials