Allen art exhibit
TUPELO - Internationally recognized artist Jere Allen of Oxford is on exhibit at the Tupelo Art Gallery until Nov. 14.
MITCHELL - The Mitchell Volunteer Fire Department will host a "Haunted Forest" today through Wednesday on Highway 4, eight miles east of Ripley. Open 7 p.m. till 10 p.m. on week nights and 7 p.m. until on weekends. $4. 837-7585.
STARKVILLE - The quintet Boston Brass will perform Thursday at MSU. Tickets for the 7:30 p.m. performance in Lee Hall Auditorium are $8 for adults, $6 for senior citizens and $4 for ages 3-12. MSU students admitted free with ID. Call 325-4201.
TUPELO - Wave Connection, the 48-member show choir from Tupelo High School, will present its fall show, "Lost and Found" - a musical experience of growing up, living life and returning home - on Nov. 3-6 at the Civic Auditorium. Performances on the 3rd, 5th and 6th are at 7 p.m. The Sunday matinee is at 2 p.m. Tickets are $5 in advance and $6 at the door. Call 844-7336 or 844-7742.
Fall foliage cruises
IUKA - Due to an overwhelming response, an additional fall foliage cruise on the Tennessee River is being made available on Thursday, Nov. 8, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased by calling 1-800-FUN HERE or 662-423-0051.
BOONEVILLE - Northeast Mississippi Community College presents "The Fantasticks" at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8-11 and at 2 p.m. Nov. 11 at Hines Hall Auditorium. Tickets are $5. 720-7340.
TUPELO - The Fantasia Ball will be Friday, Nov. 9, at the Tupelo Country Club. $50 per couple. All proceeds benefit the Tupelo Ballet and the Tupelo Symphony. Call 844-1928.
BOONEVILLE - The Pilot Club will host its 49th Annual Pancake Festival on Saturday, Nov. 10, at the Booneville High School cafeteria from 6 a.m. until noon. Tickets available at the door. Call 728-3293.
PONTOTOC - Norma Fields will review Rick Bragg's "All Over but the Shouting" at noon Tuesday, Nov. 13, at the Pontotoc County Library's Lunching with Books. Special emphasis on Christmas crafts by Glenna Fennell. Call 489-1941.
ABERDEEN - Friends of Evans Memorial Library will host a booklunch on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at noon at the library. Gerald Uptain will review "The Lord of the Rings" by J.R.R. Tolkien. Adult readers. Sack lunch $5.
NETTLETON - The Nettleton Christmas Parade will be Monday, Nov. 26, at 7 p.m. No entry fee; entry deadline Nov. 20. Call 963-3060 or 963-3958.
TUPELO - The 53rd annual Tupelo Christmas Parade will be Saturday, Dec., 1, at 10 a.m. The theme is "Scenes from Christmas Music." $10 entry fee. Deadline for entry is Nov. 7. Call 841-6598.
TISHOMINGO - The 2001 Tishomingo Christmas Parade will be Saturday, Dec. 1, at 6 p.m. The theme is "A Time To Remember." No entry fee. Call 438-6302.