By: Lynzee Rushing, Marketing Coordinator Supervisor, MaxxSouth Broadband
The Yoknapatawpha Arts Council is at it again! Kicking off Thursday, March 28th is the 10th Annual Miss-i-sippin’Beer Fest, and MaxxSouth Broadband is proud to be back on board as a sponsor this year!
This year’s schedule is as follows:
Jacksonsippin’ Kickoff Event
Thursday, March 28th
4:00 pm-8:00 pm
Jackson Beer Company
Join us at Jackson Beer Company for this Miss-i-sippin kickoff event! FREE admission! Food provided by Southern Craft Stove & Tap and of course there will be BEER! Share on Facebook!
Friday, March 29th
6:00 pm-9:00 pm
The Lamar (1343 N. Lamar)
The opening night event is the Brewers Dinner al fresco at The Lamar. The breweries will be on site for beer fans to have a chance to talk with the owners or brewers of the brewery. The food will feature Mississippi favorites from Southern Craft and Tap’s chef, Bubba Gross, to paired with the flights of craft beer. There will be fun games and activities provided to spice up the party. The Brewers’ Banquet is sponsored by Delta Pride Catfish, Gulf Pride Select Shrimp, and The Lamar.
Beer Tasting Trail
Saturday, March 30th
The second day of the event features our scavenger hunt app full of fun games, trivia, activities, and free tastings to engage the community and connect them with Oxford’s craft beer scene from retail spaces to restaurants. Teams will compete the scavenger hunt for chances to win beer swag and special prizes at the Miss-i-sippin’ Brewin’ & Groovin’ after party.
Check in at the Growler
Download app: GooseChase
Find game: Beer Tasting Trail
Multiple people can join one team – look for game code!
The scavenger hunt is NOT A RACE
Have fun, hangout, drink beer, & be safe
You’ll be entered into the raffle if you get +200 points & stickers on your helmet
There will be medals and a trophy for the overall winner – so be creative you will be recognized
Miss-i-sippin’ Brewin’ & Groovin’ After Party
Saturday, March 30th
5:00 pm-8:00 pm
Old Armory Pavilion
The culminating event of Miss-i-sippin is our annual party at the Old Armory Pavilion. The party offers an evening event that allows families to bring children to play while mom & dad sample craft beers, tour food trucks, play games and enjoy live music.
For tickets, please contact the Yoknapatawpha Arts Council at https://www.oxfordarts.com/events/sippin