April 2019 News and Events

Updated: May 1, 2019

Welcome back to Inside McRaven - the blog for all things history, hauntings and Vicksburg happenings! McRaven Tour Home loves supporting the community of Vicksburg in all the events that are taking place so each month we are sharing upcoming Vicksburg happenings, along with changes to McRaven Tour Home's Schedule of events! If you have any questions about events, tours or Vicksburg you can call McRaven 601-501-1336 or email our manager manager@mcravenhouse.com and we will be happy to assist you!


McRaven History Tours Haunted Tours and Ghost Investigations

Along with the events going on at McRaven, we have several events throughout Vicksburg that you can see listed below:

  • Trivia at Mississippi BBQ: 7:00pm Every Tuesday

  • Trivia at Cottonwood: 6:30pm Every Tuesday

  • Storytime at Warren County Public Library: 10:30am Every Wednesday

  • Storytime at Lorelei Books: 10:30am Every Saturday

  • Annual Old Courthouse Museum Flea Market: April 13th, 8:00am - 4:00pm - 1008 Cherry Street The flea market will be featuring arts & crafts and food booths. For more information contact 601-636-0741.

  • Ghost Investigation at McRaven Tour Home 1445 Harrison Street: April 13th 8:30pm to 2:30am Take the 8:30pm Haunted tour where you will learn the history of the families and the home, before diving into full ghost stories. After the tour, we will provide you with refreshments while you hang out with the other guests and meet your lead investigators of the night. The investigation is just like you see on TV- but better! You're the ones holding all the professional equipment and asking all the questions, so it's very hands on. To purchase tickets call 601-501-1336 or visit mcraventourhome.com

  • Ballroom Dancing - ChaCha Dance Lesson, April 14th 5:00pm - 6:00 pm at the Southern Cultural Heritage Foundation, 1302 Adams Street Classes are presented by James Frechette. Individuals and couples are welcome. Registration for the class is $10 per person. For more information call 601-631-2997 or email info@southernculture.org.

  • Author Event at Lorelei Books: April 16th, 5:30pm - 1103 Washington Street Sherry Pratt will be talking about her book, Faith over Fear. For more information call 601-634-8624.

  • Fee Free Day at Vicksburg National Military Park- 3201 Clay Street, April 2oth Free admission in honor of the first day of National Park Week will be observed at the Vicksburg National Military Park. For more information call 601-6360583.

  • Miss Mississippi Outstanding Teen Pageant Apr. 25th - 28th at Vicksburg City Auditorium, 901 Monroe Street The Miss Mississippi Outstanding Teen Pageant will have two preliminary competitions on Saturday, April 27 and the crowning competition will be Sunday April 28. For more information call the Miss Mississippi Corporation for tickets at 601-638-6746.

  • Live Music - Don Grant at 10 South: April 26th at 6:00pm - 1301 Washington Street For more information call 601-501-4600

  • Live Music - Robert Hunter (Relapse and Revival Tour) at Cottonwood: April 26th at 5:30pm - 1311 Washington Street. For more information call 601-501-7712.

  • Live Music - Patrick Ballard at 10 South: April 26th at 6:00pm - 1301 Washington Street For more information call 601-501-4600

  • Ballroom Dancing - ChaCha Dance Lesson, April 28th 5:00pm - 6:00 pm at the Southern Cultural Heritage Foundation, 1302 Adams Street Classes are presented by James Frechette. Individuals and couples are welcome. Registration for the class is $10 per person. For more information call 601-631-2997 or email info@southernculture.org.

Join us next time on Inside McRaven for more history, hauntings and Vicksburg happenings!


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