Corinth Crossroads arena expects busy month

By The Associated Press

CORINTH — February is shaping up as a busy month for the Crossroads Arena.

Arena official Cindy Davis tells the Daily Corinthian the first three months of 2013 will be busy.

A Kiwanis Club father/daughter ball is set for Feb. 9. And the Magnolia Regional Health Center’s women’s health conference is set for Feb. 15. Davis said the conference draws close to 800 people each year.

Organizers of the 2013 Alcorn County Wildlife Tasting Supper have set Feb. 19 for the annual event. The Junior Auxiliary Ball closes out the month with its annual spectacle on Feb. 23.

Back-to-back sporting events such as the Motocross and Monster Truck Show get March off to a strong start. The Motocross is set March 1-2 while the monster trucks are on display March 8-9.

Crossroads Arena opened in 1999. The complex handles conventions to concerts, trade shows, rodeos and specialty events. The arena can seat more than 7,700 people.