Stray at Home

The fourth annual Stray At Home Art and Music Festival will be May 9 in downtown Jackson on Amite, Congress, and Yazoo streets and in Smith Park. The festival starts at 11 a.m. and runs until 7 p.m.


Make-A-Wish Mississippi will hold its 30th anniversary gala, An Evening of Wishes – Kentucky Derby Style, May 2 at the Country Club of Jackson beginning at 6 p.m.

Touch A Truck

The Junior League of Jackson will host Touch A Truck Jackson April 24 and 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Trustmark Park in Pearl. This family event offers hands-on opportunities for children to get an up-close look at utility vehicles, excavators and more.

CARA Event

Community Animal Rescue and Adoption (CARA) will host its first “Cinco de Mayo Mutts and Margaritas” fund-raiser in the home of David and Dana Traxler, 2429 Eastover Dr., May 5, from 6 to 9 p.m. The event includes a silent auction, wine pull and  live auction.

LSU spring tour

The LSU Bayou Bengal Booster Club of Mississippi Inc., invites all interested Louisiana State University fans, supporters and donors to attend the LSU Spring Tour Event April 22, featuring Head Football Coach Les Miles and other varsity head coaches.