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Arts Day at the Mississippi Capitol​Wednesday, March 8th 2023

Schedule of Events: March 7th & 8th, 2023

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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 resource page to learn more about lending 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 links for more information. 

Tuesday 3/7 5:00pm

Arts Networking Happy Hour


Estelle Wine Bar & Bistro

Westin Hotel 

Directions here

Tuesday 3/7


A conversation with

Ibram X. Kendi

JSU Rose E. McCoy Auditorium

*Book purchase required*

More information here

Wednesday 3/8


Breakfast of Champions

Mississippi Alliance for Arts Educators Awards 

Sunflower Bakery

(*space is limited) 

Directions here

Wednesday 3/8


Arts Day at the Capitol Events

1:15pm - Press Conference

Meet the Arts Commission

Meet your Elected Officials

Directions here

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