Exploring Events

Explore your December events

Mississippi Museum of Art presents Nick Cave: FEAT.
Through February 16
Mississippi Museum of Art
Jackson, MS
Exhibition of 17 works examining the artist’s socially engaged practice. The survey of Nick Cave’s (b. 1959) work includes sculpture, video, and installations providing visitors with a range of immersive interactions with color and sound that bring to light issues of our times. For more information visit msmuseumart.org or call 601-960-1515.

Grammy Museum Mississippi presents Stronger Together: The Power of Women in Country Music
Through August 30
Grammy Museum
Cleveland, MS
Stronger Together: The Power of Women in Country Music will take visitors on a journey through the history of women in country music, from the early years and post-World War II, to the emergence of Nashville as a country music mecca.  For more information visit grammymuseumms.org or call 662-441-0100.

WWE Friday Night Smackdown
January 3
FedEx Forum
Memphis, TN
6:45pm
Fans will have a chance to see some of their favorite Superstars including Daniel Bryan, Sasha Banks, Roman Reigns, King Corbin, Braun Strowman and more. The wrestling card is subject to change. For more information visit fedexforum.com or Ticketmaster.com.

All Elite Wrestling Presents Dynamite
January 8
Landers Center
Southaven, MS
6:30pm
For more information visit landerscenter.com, call 662-470-2131
or visit Ticketmaster.com.

Ronald Dahl’s “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: The New Musical”
January 14- 19
Orpheum Theatre
Memphis, TN
Songs from the original film, including “Pure Imagination,” “The Candy Man,” and “I’ve Got a Golden Ticket,” alongside a toe-tapping and ear-tickling new score from the songwriters of Hairspray. Now’s your chance to experience the wonders of Wonka like never before – get ready for Oompa-Loompas, incredible inventions, the great glass elevator, and more, more, more at this everlasting showstopper! For more information visit orpheum-memphis.com or call 901-525-3000.

The Simon & Garfunkel Story
January 15
Bologna Performing Arts Center
Cleveland, MS
7:30pm
The Simon & Garfunkel Story is a critically acclaimed concert-style theatre show about two young boys from Queens, New York who went on to become the world’s most successful music duo of all time. For more information visit bolognapac.com or call 662-846-4625.

Miranda Lambert Wild Card Tour
January 16
BancorpSouth Arena
Tupelo, MS
7:00pm
Special guests Cody Johnson and LANCO. For more information visit Ticketmaster.com.


Crystal Ball
January 18
The Arena at Southaven
Southaven, MS
6:00pm
Honoring the founders of CSpire, Jimmy and Wade Creekmore. Enjoy dining, dancing, cash bar, auction and more! For more information visit cfnm.org or call 662-449-5002.


10th Annual Oxford Fiber Arts Festival
January 23 – 26
Oxford, MS
This multi-day event includes lectures, demonstrations, classes by experienced teachers and children’s activities. For more information and a schedule of events visit fiber.oxfordarts.com.


Kudzu Playhouse presents Neil Simon’s “Rumors”
January 24 – 27
Hernando Perfomring Arts Center
Hernando, MS
At a large, tastefully-appointed Sneden’s Landing townhouse, the Deputy Mayor of New York has just shot himself. Though only a flesh wound, four couples are about to experience a severe attack of Farce. Gathering for their tenth wedding anniversary, the host lies bleeding in the other room, and his wife is nowhere in sight. His lawyer, Ken, and wife, Chris, must get “the story” straight before the other guests arrive. For more information visit kudzuplayers.com or call 888-429-7871.

Tool: North American Tour
January 31
FedEx Forum
Memphis, TN
7:30pm
For more information visit fedexforum.com or Ticketmaster.com.


Harlem Globetrotters: “Pushing the Limits” World Tour
February 1
FedEx Forum
Memphis, TN
7:00pm
The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring larger than life entertainers, will bring their ALL-NEW show, “Pushing the Limits”.Don’t miss your chance to get up close and personable with a star-stuffed roster including Big Easy Lofton, Hi-Lite Bruton, and woman stars TNT Lister, and Swish Sutton. For more information visit fedexforum.com or Ticketmaster.com.


A Taste of Soup and Art Exhibit
February 1                
Carrollton Community House
Carrollton, MS
11:00am – 12:30pm
A Taste of Soup and Art Exhibit showcases 6 soups for tasting and art work of local artists. A cookbook containing the soups is included in the ticket price. Tickets are $10 and may be purchased in advance.  For more information visit VisitCarrolltonMs.com and click on A Taste of Soup or call 662-237-6910.

Read more in DeSoto Magazine

Read the full story.
See more great photos.