The Filmmaker’s “Black Tie & Blues” Bash is scheduled for Saturday, February 27, 2016, at the Mississippi Museum of Art. The Bash wraps-up the annual “It’s About You” film festival and showcases some of Mississippi’s finest chefs. Guests dine on exceptional cuisine and vote for their favorite chef. Featured guest artists include international touring blues artist Dexter Allen and the melodic melodies of Melvin “House Cat” Hendrex. The 2016 event will also a silent auction. Tickets are available for purchase online at
This event is made possible through the generous support of the Jackson Convention and Visitors Bureau, ChefWorks, the Mississippi Film Office, The Lanier Historical Museum and Arts Guild, Inc., The Lanier High School National Alumni Association, Women for Progress of Mississippi, The Jackson Advocate and Dependable Source Corp. This project is supported in part by funding from the Mississippi Arts Commission, a state agency, and in part, from the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency. This project is partially funded through a grant by the Jackson Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Thank you, JPS, for your support of the “Honoring the Legacy” project.