5th Annual South of the River Roux this Saturday in Walnut Grove


The Town of Walnut Grove’s South of the River Roux returns for a 5th year this weekend. Opening Ceremonies begin at 10 am on Roux Field, just off Highway 35.

The South of the River Roux is a mixture of fun, food and music, with something for everyone on Saturday September 21st.  Things get underway with the 2019 Mississippi Power Roux Run 5K and Fun Run, slated 8 a.m.

Cash Prizes will be awarded top male and female runners, top male and female walkers, and fun run winners, plus for age categories. Participants will be eligible for door prizes and ROUX Bucks. To sign up, visit face-book.com/WGROUX, walnutgrove-ms.com, or telephone town hall 601-253-2321.

The day will be filled with music of all types featuring the Mississippi Blues Child, Mr. Sipp, Illusionist/Entertainer Todd Smith , Rust Bucket Roadies , and more

There will also be events for the kids plus a host of arts and crafts booths.  For more information contact The Main Street Chamber of Leake County at 601-267-9231.