Monday, April 10, 2017
Mississippi Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks
1505 Eastover Drive, Jackson, MS, 39211
“Birdsong & Bluegrass” Evening Event at the Museum on April 29, 2017
JACKSON - Enjoy a beautiful evening at MDWFP's Mississippi
Museum of Natural Science during "Birdsong and Bluegrass" on
Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 4 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Alan Sibley and
the Magnolia Ramblers, Bill Ellison and Temperance Babcock of MPB's
Grassroots fame, and Bryan Ledford and the Accumulators will
entertain visitors with classic folk and traditional bluegrass.
Food will be available for purchase from the Pig-n-Pint. "Good
food, good music, and birdsong. What a great way to celebrate
spring!" says Museum Director Charles Knight.
- Take a guided nature walk, listen to bluegrass music, explore
hands-on birding activities, and see a spectacular live birds of
prey program as part of the museum's celebration of International
Migratory Bird Day - which highlights the importance of
international efforts to conserve birds!
- Create a sidewalk chalk bird mural with the guidance of
- Bring a lawn chair or picnic blanket to enjoy the outdoor
- Girl Scouts of Greater Mississippi who attend will meet
requirements toward their IMBD patch and Cub Scouts will meet
requirements for the Naturalist Badge!
for details or call 601-576-6000. Admission is $6 for adults, $5
for seniors (60+), and $4 for youth (3-18). Tickets can be
purchased in advance online or at the door. The Museum is located
at 2148 Riverside Drive in Jackson, Mississippi.
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