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West of Shake Rag presents
Cozy Christmas Sweater Show
Your tackiest Christmas sweater could win you the love and affection of the West of Shake Rag comedy troupe.
The improv group is hosting its Cozy Christmas Sweater Show at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Link Centre. Best sweater wins a prize.
Tickets are $5, and there’s free popcorn.
For more info, visit or call (662) 690-4011.

Pre-war roots music band
to perform at Blue Canoe
The Jake Leg Stompers, a band that performs pre-World War II roots music, has a concert this weekend at the Blue Canoe in Tupelo.
The show begins at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, and there’s a $5 cover.
Check out or call (662) 269-2642 for more information.


Lyric Oxford to host concert
for Thacker Mountain Radio
Jimbo Mathus, Jake Fussell, Bill “Howl-N-Madd” Perry and more are on the bill for a fundraiser for Thacker Mountain Radio.
The concert is 5:30 p.m. today at The Lyric in Oxford.
There will also be readings by Jack Pendarvis and Richard Howorth.
General admission tickets are $10, and they’re available online at


Olga, Cody Dickinson team
for ‘Christmas in Como’ show
Blues musicians Cody Dickinson and Olga will make sure fans have a blue Christmas in Como this weekend.
“Christmas in Como” is an all-day event in downtown Como on Saturday.
The free walkable music and arts celebration begins at 1 p.m., and bagpipers, the Cistern Hill Men’s Gospel Choir, Valerie June and more will perform. There will be an artisan holiday bazaar and kid-friendly activities, too.
At 6 p.m., Olga will perform with Dickinson, and tickets are $10/advance, $15/door.
To learn more, call (662) 526-1111.
Daily Journal reports

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