Check out recipes and more this Saturday at the Red, White & “Blueberry” Festival. Festival held from 10-2 p.m. on Saturday, June 4 in the L&N Depot Plaza. The event is hosted by the Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce – Main Street – Tourism Bureau and the Ocean Springs Fresh Market and sponsored by the Mississippi Press.
Check out the story about the festival by clicking here or on the picture of blueberries!!! Category: In the News | (0) Comments
The 3rd Annual Taste of Ocean Springs Food & Wine Festival will be held on Thursday, May 12 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the L&N Depot Plaza. More than 30 of the coast’s best restaurants will be on site providing samples of their best tastes including: fried coconut shrimp, Asian chicken lettuce wraps, bread pudding, desserts, margaritas, selections from Lazy Magnolia Brewing Company and much more. Music will be provided by “Caution Swing Bridge”. Wear black and white, present your tickets and enjoy an evening under the Oaks in the beautiful L&N Depot Plaza. 228-875-4424 Category: In the News | (0) Comments
Up Town, Downtown, All Around Town in Ocean Springs
Thursday, March 17th from 5-9 p.m.
CHECK OUT THE PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS
Al Fresco's Italian Bistro, Coffee Fusion, Gil's Fish Camp,
Government St. Grocery, Julep Room, Krispy Kreme, Kwitzky's Dugout,
Leo's Pizza, Lu Lu's, Lovelace Soda Fountain, Lynchburg
Landing, Manhattan Grill, McDonalds East,
McDonalds West, Mediterraneo, Mellow Mushroom,
Mezo's Juke Joint, Mosaic Tapas Bar, Ocean Springs Yacht Club,
The Office, The Purple Pelican, S.O.S. Bar and Grill,
Shep's Fort Bayou Saloon, and Tom's Extreme Pizza
Come see the Clydesdale Horses and Marching Bands on the streets of downtown! Category: In the News | (0) Comments
The Annual Herb & Garden Festival will be held on Saturday, March 26 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. in the L&N Depot parking lot in beautiful downtown Ocean Springs. Nearly 100 vendors will feature everything from garden arts and crafts to herbs and plants, savory samples, demonstrations and activities. This year’s “herb of the year” is horseradish.
Applications will be available at the end of the month.
For more information regarding the event, please contact the Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce– Main Street – Tourism Bureau at 228-875-4424 or visit the website at www.oceanspringschamber.com. Category: In the News | (0) Comments
SBA selects Maisano as state’s best
by MBJ Staff
Published: April 11,2010
The Mississippi U.S. Small Business Administration has selected Jonathan Maisano as its 2010 Small Business Person of the Year. Maisano’s Fine Wine and Spirits, open since Dec. 2005, is a wine and spirits business located in Ocean Springs. Maisano opened the business shortly after Hurricane Katrina and after much hard work now offers over 1,000 wine choices, 500 spirits gathered from all over the world, one of the best stocked and most diverse wine and spirit portfolios throughout the entire state.
Maisano holds a certificate from the Court Of Master Sommelier’s.
He and his wife, Jennifer, reside in Ocean Springs. He enjoys spending time with family and friends as well as watching sports and occasionally hitting the golf course when time allows.
Maisano will receive his Mississippi award during a ceremony at SBA’s Lenders Conference scheduled for July 15-16 at the Imperial Palace Casino & Resort in Biloxi. He will also attend SBA’s National Small Business Week celebration May 23- 25 in Washington, D.C., where he will represent Mississippi and compete for the title of National Small Business Person of the Year.
He was nominated by Dave Philo of the Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) Chapter located in Gulfport.
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Source: Mississippi Business Journal, April 2010 Category: In the News | (0) Comments
2nd Annual Taste of Ocean Springs tickets available
The 2nd Annual Taste of Ocean Springs tickets are now available at the Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce – Main Street – Tourism Bureau offices located at 1000 Washington Avenue. Tickets are $35 per person or $60 per couple. Tickets must be purchased in advance as they will not be available at the entrance. The dress code is summer chic.
The event will be held on Tuesday, May 11 from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. in the L&N Depot Park in downtown Ocean Springs. Category: In the News | (0) Comments