M-Braves to Host College Series
It’s that time of year where three big Mississippi college teams faceoff at Trustmark Park. Tickets go on sale Thursday, February 8 at 9:00 am. The first matchup is April 10th, Ole Miss vs. Southern Miss. Second game is April 24th, Ole Miss vs. Mississippi State. Games start at 6:00 pm with the gates opening at 4:30 pm. You can purchase tickets online through Ticketmaster or in person at Trustmark Park. Click HERE for more ticket information and for more details.
The M-Braves is also holding a press conference at 1:00 pm at Trustmark Park this Thursday, February 8, to introduce the new field manager, Mississippi native and MSU alumni Chris Maloney. He is the seventh manager for the M-Braves and is a seasoned coach having been with the St. Louis Cardinal’s coaching staff from 2012-2015.
Regular season starts April 5 where the M-Braves will face-off against the Tennessee Smokies at Trustmark Park. M-Braves are also accepting applications for part-time and seasonal employees for the upcoming baseball season.
Outlets of Mississippi
Valentine’s Day is almost here and there is still plenty of time to pick up gifts for your loved ones! Shop at the Outlets of Mississippi now thru Valentine’s Day and be spotted by the Facebook Brigade and WIN a $14 gift card and a special prize from one of several vendors – Doc Popcorn, Great American Cookie, Kay Jewelers, Perfumes 4 U or Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory!
Bass Pro Shop
Spring Fever Sales are in full swing now thru February 15. Also, the 2018 Crappie Madness event and sale is happening the 9th and 10th. Bring the family for a fun day of casting activities and seminars about crappie fishing. Free fried fish samples from 2 – 4 pm (while samples last).
More upcoming events at Bass Pro Shop include:
- Rod and Reel Trade In, February 16 – March 4; customers who donate used rods and reels can receive trade-in savings while used items will be donated to local charities
- Local Pro Seminars for Annual Spring Fishing Classic, February 23-25
- Mississippi Turkey Call Makers Show, February 24
- BBQ and Boats Cook-off Competition, February 24 and award ceremony February 25; all proceeds help support Catch-A-Dream Foundation… don’t miss it!
While you’re at The Connection, be sure and stop in at Cavender’s to pick up some new gear just in time for the Dixie National Rodeo, February 8 – 14. Cavender’s has you covered from head to toe with cowboy hats and boots and everything in between! Whether you’re a bull rider, cattle showman, barrel racer, spectator or simply need to fancy it up for one of many amazing concerts or the annual Rodeo dance, you’ll find everything you need here!
Got folks coming out of town for the Dixie National Rodeo or College Series? Help them book their hotel now at Holiday Inn located right beside Bass Pro Shop and across from Trustmark Park! Your guest will have the convenience of being minutes away from the action as well as shopping and dining at their disposal. Guest can walk downstairs and enjoy a delicious meal, beer or wine and a professional game on television inside of Rankin County’s Best Sports Bar, Alumni House Sports Grill!
See y’all at The Connection!