Best Bets May 9, 2013

By NEMS Daily Journal

Pow Wow
The Tupelo Buffalo Park and Zoo is celebrating its 8th annual White Buffalo Pow Wow this weekend.
“Swamp People” stars RJ and Jay Paul, pictured, are special guests.
The Pow Wow begins at 9 a.m. Saturday and Sunday.
It’s $5/adults, $3/seniors and free/children 2 and under.
In case of rain, the Pow Wow will take place at building 5 of the Furniture Market.
For more info, check or call (662) 844-8709.


Mothers get in free at improv comedy show

Tupelo’s improv comedy group, West of Shake Rag, is hosting a Mothers Day show called the Mothers Get in Free Show.
And guess what? Moms get in free.
Everybody else will have to pay $5.
The comedy show is 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Black Box in the Link Centre.
Call (662) 690-4011 for more.

Ford drivers wanted for Blue Oval Cruise this weekend

The Tupelo Automobile Museum is hosting the second annual Blue Oval Cruise this weekend.
The cruise is open to all Ford Motor products.
The event begins with a cruise from the museum to George Poteet’s Ford Farm in Holly Springs at 2 p.m. Friday. The cruise continues on Saturday.
For details and registration information, visit or call (662) 842-4242.

Three bands for $5 at Blue Canoe in Tupelo

The Pollies, The Kernal and The Pyles are all taking the stage on Saturday at the Blue Canoe, and it’s just $5 to get in.
The show starts at 8 p.m.
The Canoe also has Alvin Youngblood Hart performing at 9 p.m. Friday, and it’s $10.
For more info, check out

Adrian Dickey to perform at Proud Larry’s Saturday

Oxford singer-songwriter Adrian Dickey has a gig at Proud Larry’s on Saturday.
He’ll take the stage at about 9:30 p.m., and there’s an $8 cover.
It’s an 18 and up show.
Visit for more.

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