Events

Music & Concerts

Nowhere else in the world will you find the multi-genre, multi-cultural music festival know as Festival South. Hear incredible music from the University of Southern Mississippi’s symphony or William Carey University’s choir. Catch a safari experience with music of Africa Brass. For outdoor beats, head downtown for Summer Tunes or Live at Five. Music is essential to our way of life.

Live At Five

10/19/2018
Live at Five is a free, outdoor, music event held in Downtown Hattiesburg at Town Square Park every Friday evening in April & October (with special May dates) from 5–9 PM. This is a family-friendly event featuring a variety of musical genres. Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket, pack a cooler or grab a bite from a local food vendor!

Power 101.1 FM Birthday Bash

10/19/2018
Celebrate Power 101.1 FM's birthday with this fun, adult experience! Hosted by Doug E Fresh, with musical preformances by Lil G from Silk, Yo-Yo, Lyfe Jennings, Luther Lackey! Tickle your funny bone with Mr. AJ Johnson known as Ezell from the movie Friday, and Reginald Ballard known as Bruh Man from Martin. This is an adult only event with music and comedy.

Comedy Central's Hannibal Buress at the Saenger

10/19/2018
Laugh the night away at the Historic Hattiesburg Saenger Theater with popular comedian Hannibal Burress! Tickets for this performance are on sale now online via HattiesburgSaenger.com or by calling the box office at 601.584.4888.

Hollywood South Urban Film Festival

10/21/2018
The 1st Annual Hollywood South Urban Film Festival will be held in Downtown Hattiesburg at the Historic Saenger Theater. Tickets for this performance are on sale now online via HattiesburgSaenger.com or by calling the box office at 601.584.4888.

Live At Five

10/26/2018
Live at Five is a free, outdoor, music event held in Downtown Hattiesburg at Town Square Park every Friday evening in April & October (with special May dates) from 5–9 PM. This is a family-friendly event featuring a variety of musical genres. Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket, pack a cooler or grab a bite from a local food vendor!

"Rocky Horror Picture Show"

10/27/2018
Let's do the Time Warp again! Every year, the Hattiesburg Saenger Theater brings "Rocky Horror Picture Show" to the big screen.

Art Walk & Holiday Open House

11/10/2018
With the Streets closed and most of the downtown businesses open late- you can feel free to bring the family, grab a bite and wander around downtown and explore. Stop by our information booth and pick up a map- then head out and discover Downtown!

Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker

11/11/2018
Moscow Ballet is coming to the Saenger Theater to present the Christmas classic, "The Nutcracker."Christmas is coming and so is the one and only Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker - Dove of Peace Tour!

Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn

02/01/2019
The Historic Saenger Theater is pleased to host Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn for their upcoming concert tour. The duo will begin their tour this December and make their way down to Hattiesburg, MS on February 1, 2019. Tickets for the performance are on sale now online via HattiesburgSaenger.com or by calling the box office at 601.584.4888.

HAC presents: Arc of Southeast Mississippi Showstopper Performance

03/31/2019
Head to the Historic Saenger Theater for this yearly fundraiser for The Arc of Southeast Mississippi.