Wine Down with Women, live music explodes in South Mississippi

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Businesswomen and wine and various live entertaiment will highlight this week’s events.

From 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday , the Wine Down with Women will be held at the indoor-outdoor banquet venue Black Tie White Rose Events, 6616 Rose Farm Road in Ocean Springs, Women of all business circles can “wine down”, enjoy complimentary drinks, live music and patronize other women-owned businesses, as they walk and drink.

On Saturday in Ocean Springs, a Summer Concert Finale is planned for 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Rosetti Park, 709 Church St. Musical acts include New Orleans’ Flow Tribe, Amanda Shaw and Blackwater Brass. Open seating is free. Reserved seats in the shade are $15 in advance. VIP tickets are $40 in advance and $50 at the door. VIP ticket features reserved beach-chair section; tent lounge, pool and patio access; specialty drinks; food; and Ocean Springs LIVE merchandise. On-site beverage proceeds will benefit Rock U 2 Foundation. The event is for all ages. Details: oceanspringslive.com.

On Sunday , the Southern Soul Explosion will start at 6 p.m. at Biloxi’s Coast Coliseum. This outdoor music festival will feature soul-blues legend Willie Clayton, R&B crooner Tucka and Southern soul singers Jeff Floyd and Lebrado. Food and beverage vendors will offer barbecue, wings, fried fish and more. Blankets, coolers and lawn chairs are welcome. Gates will open at 4 p.m. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased at the box office or Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-300 or ticketmaster.com.

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