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Tallahatchie Riverfest

Organizers solicit public input for 2019 Tallahatchie Riverfest

October 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

The New Albany Main Street & Community Development offices will be open late on Monday, October 22 and Thursday, October 25 to anyone who would like to share their planning ideas for the 2019 Tallahatchie Riverfest. These two evenings will be “come and go.” If you are unable to attend either of these [Continue Reading]

Friday’s special Faulkner events at the Tallahatchie Riverfest

September 29, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS- Friday September 28, the first day of New Albany’s annual Tallahatchie Riverfest, held two special  William Faulkner events that honor the famous author.  The annual Faulkner Literary Fest has been underway for the past several weeks. The end of the festival is timed to commemorate [Continue Reading]

Organizers announce Riverfest venue changes for some events

September 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

The New Albany Main Street Association announced location changes Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 26, of several of this year’s Tallahatchie Riverfest activities. Main Street had previously announced that several events would be held on the lawn of the Union County Courthouse. However, those events could not be [Continue Reading]

Tallahatchie Riverfest schedule of events, September 28-29

September 20, 2018 // 0 Comments

Friday September 28th at Tallahatchie Riverfest Friday’s schedule includes two highlights of the on-going William Faulkner Literary Fest, as well as a free night of Blues.  See Friday schedule below for details provided by organizers. The annual Faulkner Literary Competition Awards Luncheon will be at the First [Continue Reading]

Riverfest Hoopfest entry deadline drawing near

September 20, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Tallahatchie Riverfest Committee is excited to announce that Perkins Dental of New Albany is sponsoring the 2018 HOOPFEST! The event will take place on Saturday, September 29th on Camp Street, alongside the Union County Courthouse, beginning at 10am. Sign up forms are available at New Albany and Union County [Continue Reading]

Union Co. Literacy Council to have Riverfest raffle fundraiser

September 19, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Union County Literacy Council is raffling off tickets to raise funds to benefit the program. Tickets are $5.00 each and will be sold before the Riverfest and during the Riverfest, which will be held on Saturday, September 29. During Riverfest, the Literacy Council tent will be located at slot # 27. There will be [Continue Reading]

Riverfest artwork selected by Main Street Association

August 1, 2018 // 0 Comments

The New Albany Main Street Association is excited to announce that artwork has been chosen to represent the 2018 Tallahatchie Riverfest. Several students from the Union County School District submitted pieces for review by the Riverfest Committee. The four art students whose Riverfest artwork submissions were chosen [Continue Reading]

Diamond Rio closes out 2017 Riverfest under cloudy skies

October 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Despite cloudy skies and a little rain from Hurricane Nate’s trek through the Mississippi Gulf Coast area, thousands of fans turned out to see Diamond Rio at this year’s Tallahatchie Riverfest. Fans of all ages packed the area surrounding the RedMed Riverview Stage in Park Along the River. Fans turn out [Continue Reading]
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