- Town of Tunica
- Gateway to the Blues
- Things to Do
By Lisa Konupka on Friday June 7, 2013
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There is a lot going on in Tunica over the next few months. So much that it is hard to keep track of it all, so we put everything in one spot to make sure you don’t miss out on the hottest festivals, car shows and music events.
2nd Annual Tunica Balloon Bash – August 9 – 11 – The air’s going to be hot in Tunica this August! Come see the 2nd Annual Tunica Balloon Bash. Hot air balloonists from across the country will come together to compete in early morning races to win cash and prizes. There will also be balloon glows each night at various casino properties. Follow Tunica on Twitter or Facebook for more updates.
Smokin’ Aces BBQ Festival – September 20 – 22 – This festival has something for everyone with carnival rides, games, petting zoo and live music. Admission to the Park is free at Harrah’s Tunica. Visit SmokinAcesFestival.com for more information.
Bridging the Blues – September 28 – October 13 – Bridging the Blues (BTB), is a series of blues events taking place over several consecutive weeks in the Mississippi Delta region. On October 9th Blind Mississippi Morris is scheduled to perform on the stage at the Gateway to the Blues visitor center. For a complete listing of BTB events click here.
Delta Country Jam – October 4 -5 – Friday and Saturday, country music will once again roll across the Delta on the Abbay & Leatherman Plantation in one of the largest, most anticipated and exciting country music festivals of 2013. With headliners such as Tim McGraw, Jerrod Niemann, Brantley Gilbert, Josh Thompson, Billy Currington and Steele Magnolia,and many more. This is one country music festival you don’t want to miss. For festival and ticket information visit DeltaCountryJam.com.