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Bok Homa Casino, located in Sandersville, MS is the latest addition to Pearl River Resort. This impressive, new 27,000 square foot facility features over 700 slot machines and a fabulous quick serve eatry.
c. 1856. Historic inn is a National Landmark and a Mississippi State Historical Site. Features furnishings and items from the 1830-1920 periods. Inn is located on the old Montgomery to Jackson road, and once provided shelter to weary travelers.
W.C. Handy Historical Marker sheds more insight into the life of this legendary blues-man, known as the "Father of the Blues." Historic courthouse.
A Branson-style music show that's family friendly with live music as well as comedy.
The Bologna Performing Arts Center, a multi-disciplinary facility, houses the 1178 seat Delta & Pine Land Theater and the 135 seat Recital Hall. The Bologna Performing Arts Center at Delta State University has earned recognition as one of the premier houses for entertainment and arts in Mississippi and the Southeast.
Situated on a bluff overlooking the impressive Mississippi river sits Bowie's Tavern flourishing in the original c. 1840 Natchez Cotton Warehouse used in the glory days of the old south when cotton made fortunes. This building is the only surviving pre-Civil War cotton warehouse in Natchez.
Bowie’s Tavern, originally a cotton warehouse, is home to a unique, beautiful mahogany bar (1880) that was once referred to as “the largest bar West of the Mississippi” and was signed by Kit Carson. Our tavern has the largest selection of domestic and imported beers in our region and offers live music on weekends.
Bowies offers three guest rooms, and the Barrel Room is perfect for rehearsal dinners and private parties.
History buffs will enjoy two battlefield trails, five markers, two cemeteries, a visitors center, permanent and temporary flag exhibits, bookstore gallery, video, Civil War art/prints and auto tour of this historical battlefield.
Located in front of Historic City Hall on Goodyear Boulevard is the Brick by Brick Memorial. Bricks are purchased in honor or in memory of loved ones who have served or currently serving in the military. On three corners of the monument are the names of soldiers Killed in Action or Prisoners of War from World War I, World War II, The Korean War, and the Vietnam War.
The Career Women’s Club and the Brick by Brick Committee sponsored the Memorial Monument.
A Monument stands in the middle of the brick memorial with the written words:
“God Grants Freedom only to those who love it, and are always ready to guard and defend it” –
Freedom Is Not Free.
Community theater offers performance productions throughout the year. Check our website for scheduled productions.
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