Second annual Arts, Beats, and Eats to be held Aug. 3

Everyone is invited to an evening of art, food and music in Historic Downtown New Albany to the second annual Arts, Beats, and Eats event.

The event will take place from 5-8 p.m. in the reception hall at In Bloom on August 3, 2012. Tickets are $10 available at the New Albany Main Street office or Sugaree’s Bakery starting June 23.  

Tickets will also be available at the door.  For more information, call 662-534-3438.

Vickie Duke, manager of New Albany Main Street Association, accepted an award for Arts, Beats, and Eats at the annual Mississippi Main Street Association event.

The Mississippi Main Street Association (MMSA) celebrated achievements of Mississippi Main Street communities, Main Street Managers and volunteers at the 2012 Annual Awards Meeting and Luncheon held at the Old Capitol Inn in downtown Jackson.

Among the award recipients was New Albany Main Street Association for Best Art Event for Arts, Beats, & Eats held August 19, 2011. 

 “This year’s award winners reflect the commitment of many individuals and groups who champion what Main Street is all about – developing the heart of our communities, our historic downtowns, and enhancing the quality of life for everyone,” Wilson said.