Loft Tours of VicksburgVicksburg Main Street will host the Lofts of Vicksburg, a fundraiser showcasing the residential side of Vicksburg's historic downtown, March 29th from 2 to 7 p.m. The event will feature a tour of about a dozen living spaces, including newly renovated luxury lofts and apartments.

The Lofts at First National, The Aeolian Senior Apartments and The Warehouse, all new additions to Vicksburg's bustling downtown residential landscape, will be included on the tour. The Lofts of Vicksburg will offer sneak peeks at these new additions to the highly touted historic district.

The tour will give participants an exclusive look inside some of Downtown Vicksburg's most treasured buildings, displaying upscale, downhome living spaces unique to Vicksburg's downtown area. The tour gives participants the rare opportunity to explore private living spaces with property owners and learn the history behind these one-of-a-kind spaces.

Tours will begin at 2 p.m. and many of downtown's unique shops and restaurants will offer extended hours and early bird specials to celebrate the event. Street musicians will also perform along Washington Street. Maps and information will be available during tour hours at H.C. Porter Gallery, 1216 Washington St. Volunteers will be on hand to give tours and provide directions and maps throughout the event.

A wine and cheese reception will follow the tour at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets for the event will be $20 and may be purchased at the Vicksburg Main Street Program Office, 1010 Levee St., Third Floor, Suite D, H.C. Porter Gallery, 1216 Washington St. and Paper Plus, 1318 Washington St. All proceeds go to benefit Vicksburg Main Street programming. For information, call 601-634-4527 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..