Best Bets April 5, 2012

By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO

Dulcimer Association to perform
free show at Natchez Trace
The North Mississippi Dulcimer Association will offer up a free show of old-time country, bluegrass and gospel this Saturday at the Natchez Trace Visitors Center.
The show is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and is free.
For more, call (662) 680-4027.

Laughs aplenty at improv show
at Link Centre on Saturday
Tupelo’s improv comedy group, West of Shake Rag, is about to head out for the Chicago Improv Festival. Before the comedians go, they’re celebrating their improv idols at a show this Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in the Link Centre’s Black Box Theatre.
Tickets are $5, and there’s free popcorn.
For more info, call (662) 690-4011.

OXFORD

Country legend Willie Nelson
brings decades of hits to Oxford
Willie Nelson is performing at The Lyric Oxford next week.
The man behind hits like “Crazy,” “Hello Walls,” and “Funny How Time Slips Away” will take the stage at 9 p.m. Monday.
Reserved seats are sold out, but standing room only tickets are available for $52.
To buy tickets or to learn more, visit thelyricoxford.com.

WATER VALLEY

New music venue offers
spring series every Thursday
Fiddler’s Loft is a new acoustic music venue at Fiddlin’ Rooster Farms in Water Valley, and next week the venue kicks off its new spring concert series.
The Okratones and Kelly Norris and Jesse Pinion will perform at 7 p.m. April 12, and cover charge is $5.
Two artists will perform every Thursday at the Fiddler’s Loft, which is located at 393 County Road 102 in Water Valley.
For more, call (662) 473-9910.
Daily Journal reports