Biloxi’s 2015 “Preservation in May” event schedule released

Preservation In May 2014

(Biloxi’s) 8th Annual “Preservation in May”
Thursdays, May 2015
Various times and locations in Biloxi

In observance of May being National Preservation Month, each year the City of Biloxi, Biloxi Bay Chamber, Biloxi Main Street, Biloxi Public School District, USM, and Local History & Genealogy Department of the Biloxi Public Library organize this free program series for residents and tourists to explore the past at different venues eachThursday in May.

The Great Downtown Biloxi History Hunt

Thursday, May 7, 2015 ~ 5:30 p.m.
Biloxi Town Green

Cultural Cuisine Field Trip

Thursday, May 14, 2015 ~ 5:30 p.m.
Howard Avenue on Point Cadet

Masonic Temple Magnolia Lodge 120 Tour

Thursday, May 21, 2015 ~ 5:30 p.m.
711 Howard Avenue

Porch Tour of North Seal Avenue (BONUS Tour)

Sunday, May 24, 2015 ~ 2-4 p.m.
952 Howard Avenue

Post-Katrina Double Feature

Thursday, May 28, 2015 ~ 5:30 p.m.
Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd.
For more information, call the City of Biloxi Historic Preservation office at 228-435-6244.

According to the Sun-Herald, participants will be given a Passport Through History, and each event they attend will have its own stamp. Get three stamps and win a prize!

Hopefully more information will be released about each event.  The Masonic Temple tour sounds like it will be one not to miss.



Categories: Biloxi, Historic Preservation, Preservation People/Events

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  1. ok, I’m new here! but, am from here, family still lives in the area, they want me to move back, anyway, i’m into midcentury so I’ve been looking around. I saw this VERY SAD Mid Century house that would be AMAZING if it were brought back to how it should look!
    http://www.realtor.com/realestateandhomes-detail/709-Halstead-Rd_Ocean-Springs_MS_39564_M73028-03916?row=7

    sorry i cannot post a pic. it’s so sad to see this. really.

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