Unwrapped

Our Guide to Unwrapping Fondren!

Our Guide to Unwrapping Fondren!

From the partners who make Find It In Fondren™ possible, here is our guide to a festive fun time in Fondren Thursday night! Click the image to enlarge.


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Unwrapped Music Lineup Announced

Unwrapped Music Lineup Announced

The Fondren Association of Businesses has announced a slate of acts sure to get you in the Christmas spirit during Fondren Unwrapped.   At St. Luke’s United Methodist Church on Duling Avenue, look for the Jim Hill Choir and the Mississippi GirlChoir. At Fondren Corner on North State Street, shoppers and diners will be entertained by […]


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Team Spruces Up Park, Plans for Saturday

Team Spruces Up Park, Plans for Saturday

If you go by Fondren Park for a swing, a stroll, or a sit, you should notice it’s clean. That’s because the Fondren Association of Businesses Green Team made a sweep through there today and picked up litter just prior to planning a bigger cleanup Saturday. Luke Lundemo, chair of the team, said plans are […]


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‘Saps Seminar Students Hang Work at the Bean

‘Saps Seminar Students Hang Work at the Bean

Millsaps College junior and senior art students are getting a taste of what life as a “real life artist” is like with the hanging of their work this week at a Fondren coffee shop. Six seniors and two juniors of the college’s arts seminar course will show work at Sneaky Beans now through January. Senior […]


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circa. Announces Artisan Gift Honorees

circa. Announces Artisan Gift Honorees

circa. URBAN ARTISAN LIVING in Fondren is proud to honor three of its artisans with the 2011 circa. Best Artisan Gift Awards™. The winners are Don Drumm of Akron, Ohio for his pewter leaf dishes which have been a customer favorite at circa.. Another honoree, Lil McKinnon-Hicks of Jackson, MS, is awarded for earrings of […]


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2011 Unwrapped Set For November 17

2011 Unwrapped Set For November 17

Join Fondren families and merchants for a festive celebration to kick off  the holiday season, Fondren Unwrapped. The evening begins at the giant cedar tree with an old- fashioned tree lighting featuring the Jim Hill Choir around 5pm. A holiday concert held at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church features the Jim Hill Singers, the Mississippi […]


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Unwrapped Called Incredible Success

Unwrapped Called Incredible Success

While today may be Friday, and the day most consider a wind down to the weekend, Fondren merchants are all wound up. After a highly lauded Fondren Unwrapped last night, some say they feel good about the upcoming holiday shopping season. ‘Great crowd,’ packed all night,’ and ‘amazed with the traffic’ were all comments we […]


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