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Things to do Saturday in South Mississippi

Ronnie Milsap will be at the IP Casino Resort on Saturday at 8 p.m.
Ronnie Milsap will be at the IP Casino Resort on Saturday at 8 p.m. Courtesy

Smoky Mountain Rain

Country Music Hall of Fame member Ronnie Milsap returns to the Coast with a Saturday show at the IP Casino Resort. Some say this may be Milsap’s last tour, but Milsap said maybe not. Tickets for the show, which is almost sold out, start at $25. Check Ticketmaster.com to see what is available.

New Orleans Get Down

New Orleans musical masters Rockin’ Dopsie Jr. and Amanda Shaw are playing a double bill Saturday night at the Island View Casino in Gulfport. Tickets are $15 and are available at Tickemaster.com.

Paint the Coast blue

Fight Force will be hosting a law enforcement appreciation night at the Coast Convention Center. The event is free to all law enforcement officials. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Isle of Caprice exhibit

Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum, 115 First St., Biloxi. You will learn more about the island that disappeared. 228-435-6320.

9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Aug. 13, noon-4 p.m. Aug. 14, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Aug. 15-19

Sacred Heart Dedeaux Knights of Columbus Golf Tournament

Diamondhead Country Club, 7600 Country Club Circle. $65. There will be a four-player scramble with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. Dinner will be served after play. Prizes for first, second and third places, longest drive and closest to pin. 228-255-2918.

1 p.m.

Citizen Science Saturdays

Pascagoula River Audubon Center, 5107 Arthur St., Moss Point. Included in admission. This is a new Citizen Science Saturday series. It will kick off with an overview. Citizen Science projects use the passion, interest and skill of volunteers to collect data, make observations and contribute to the body of knowledge about our natural world. 228-475-0825.

10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Teen Minecraft Club

Ocean Springs Municipal Library, 525 Dewey Ave. Free. Join others in the library meeting room and meet new friends. Participants must have their own copy of Minecraft. 228-875-1193. www.jgrls.org

10 a.m.-noon Aug. 13 and 18

Family Fun Day

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Free for children 12 and under with a paying adult. Come run the bases and hit in batting cages. Popcorn available for $1. 228-374-5547.

10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Ceramics workshop with Charlie Mabry

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $140 nonmembers; $125 members. Artist Charlie Mabry will teach students how to make fantastic creations from thrown and hand-built components in a two-day workshop. Learn about using slabs, sprig molds and damp boxes to construct complicated and intricate pieces. Materials and firing costs included in workshop fee. 228-374-5547.

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 13 and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 14

Hometown Teams: How Sports Shape America

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, 246 Dolan Ave., Gulfport. Included in admission. This three-dimensional exhibit features artifacts, images, video, audio and hands-on interactives. 228-897-6039.

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 13, noon-5 p.m. Aug. 14, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 15-19

Pep Rally and Tailgating Grand Opening of Hometown Teams

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, 246 Dolan Ave., Gulfport. Included in admission. Help others kick off the Smithsonian Institution’s traveling exhibit Hometown Teams: How Sports Shape America with a pep rally led by Gulfport High School marching band and a tailgate barbecue to celebrate our own Hometown Teams. Show your team spirit by wearing your favorite team apparel. 228-897-6039.

11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

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