Monday, October 23, 2017

Convention Center and Auditorium

The City of Vicksburg Convention Center is a two floor, 50,000 square foot state-of-the-art multi-purpose facility that is home to regional and national conventions, an annual jazz festival, classical music concerts by the Mississippi Symphony Orchestra and the annual Emmy award-winning Miss Mississippi/Miss America Scholarship Pageant, in addition to a wide variety of other functions. The center is conveniently located in Vicksburg's Historic Downtown District, overlooking the Mississippi River, in close proximity to a number of hotels and motels as well as a multitude of other amenities.

The City Auditorium is located in the heart of historic Vicksburg. It features a proscenium stage, fly system and elevated seating. This historic theatre is the perfect setting for a community event or public performance. It is currently the home of the annual Miss Vicksburg Pageant, the Royal American Circus, a variety of blues concerts, ethnic heritage celebrations and community concerts. The facility seats up to 1240 people and has hosted a number of events since being built in 1951.
Vicksburg Convention CenterYou will find a team of skilled professionals that provide unprecedented pre-planning assistance and exceptional event-time support. The staff of the Vicksburg Convention Center, managed by VenuWorks Management, will take time to learn your plans, suggest resources and services, and help orchestrate your event. These skilled professionals go above and beyond the call of duty to make your event a success. The catering service is heralded for tantalizing Southern delicacies, the ability to accommodate special requests, as well as provide impeccable service. For more information or to arrange a meeting, visit the website at http://www.vccmeet.com/ or drop by 1600 Mulberry Street, or call (601) 630-2929 or toll free (866) 822-6338.
The following are directions to the Vicksburg Convention Center

From Jackson take I-20 West to Vicksburg, to Clay Street Exit (4-B) and go two and four tenths miles to Harrah's Casino. Turn left on Mulberry Street. Go (4/10) of a mile to the Vicksburg Convention Center, located on the right hand side of the street.

From Monroe take I-20 East to Vicksburg, to the Washington Street Exit (1-A) and go two and six tenths miles. At the 4-way stop, turn left onto Veto Street. Go (2/10) of a mile and turn left onto Mulberry Street. The Vicksburg Convention Center will be located on the right hand side of the street.
´╗┐The following are directions to the City Auditorium.

From Jackson, take I-20 west to Vicksburg, take the Clay Street Exit (4-B), continue on Clay Street until you come to Monroe, take a right on to Monroe Street, go 2 1/2 blocks to the Vicksburg Auditorium on the right hand side of the street.

From Monroe (LA), take I-20 east to Vicksburg, to the Washington St. exit (1A), continue on Washington Street, until you come to South Street, take a right on South Street, go 2 (lights) blocks on South Street, until you come to Monroe Street, take a left onto Monroe, come to traffic light, keep straight, go 2 1/2 blocks, Vicksburg City Auditorium is on right hand side of the road.

Vicksburg Auditorium

Erected in 1951 in honor of those who fought in World War II and the Korean War, the Vicksburg City Auditorium is located in the heart of historic Vicksburg. From 1957 to 1997, the Vicksburg City Auditorium played host to the Miss Mississippi Scholarship Pageant. It is currently the annual home of the Miss Vicksburg Pageant, as well as a variety of blues shows and civic events.

As a day meeting facility, we check availability in minutes, offer one high-value person rate, and have the team and equipment to deliver a great meeting. Call 1-866-822-6338 for more information.

HR Contact Info

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Hours: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm M-F

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City of Vicksburg
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1415 Walnut St
Vicksburg, MS 39180

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City of Vicksburg
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PO Box 150
Vicksburg, MS 39181


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