Ocean Springs Chamber kicks off festival season

Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce-Main Street-Tourism Bureau and Blue Moon Brewing Co. will kick off "festival season" in the city with a party from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Ocean Springs Community Center, 512 Washington Ave.

All are invited to attend and enjoy live music by Caution Swing Bridge, food from Broome's and free Blue Moon beer. A silent auction of an original piece of Blue Moon art will begin at 6 p.m., with proceeds benefiting the artists.

For the national Blue Moon Art Project, paintings depict the artists' interpretation of Blue Moon. The winner's work is featured as the marketing symbol of Blue Moon for the following year's Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival, which will be Nov. 7-8 in Ocean Springs.

Details: 875-4424 or visit