Fondren Renaissance Foundation hosts open house

Fondren Renaissance Foundation and the merchants of Fondren are getting ready for this year’s Fondren Unwrapped to be held during Fondren After 5 on Thursday, December 7, from 5 to 8 p.m. Fondren Unwrapped - Fondren’s Holiday Open House in the historic Fondren District - will feature area choirs and musicians, the arrival of Santa and his sleigh, costumed holiday characters to make selfies with, activities such as smores and a movie on Duling Green as well as food and libation throughout the area.  Special attraction this year will be an outdoor Holiday Musical Stage Show with the infamous Bluz Boys. For more information on this free to the public, family friendly event, visit fondren.org.  Helping with this year’s event are (from left, standing) Liv Noble, Forrest Hutchison, Melissa Hutchison, Johnny Donaldson, “Frosty the Snowman”; (seated) Fran Wilkirson and Erin Ward.


The Jackson Academy Association (JAA) will host A Blue and White Night at the Country Club of Jackson on Saturday, August 11.