9. November 2011 05:00
If you are anxious to get started on your holiday shopping this year, head to Biloxi this weekend for the 28th Annual Ron Meyers Christmas City Gift Show. This weekend shopping event was voted a Top 20 Tourism Event in the Southeast by the Southeast Tourism Society in 2010, so you definitely don’t want to miss it. With over 300 gift booths, $2,000 in prizes, free holiday workshops, live entertainment by Lynn Meadows, face painting, and Santa, there is something for everyone to enjoy. See a full list of vendors and a map of the booths here.
The Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center will host this shopping extravaganza on November 12- 13, 2011. Saturday hours are 9 am- 5pm and Sunday from 10am- 5pm. Tickets for adults are $8 or $10 for a 2-day pass and parking is free. Admission for children 16 and under is free. Each attendee with receive an event program that contains (8) eight $1 Christmas City Gift Show Dollar Bill Savers that are redeemable at participating booths.
Stay for the weekend and make a reservation at the Quality Inn or Motel 6 and you will be located just a short walk away from the convention center. Don’t miss out on this opportunity for a first class weekend of holiday shopping!