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Founders Day seeks vendors, car buffs, 5k racers

The 22nd annual Wesson Founders Day is a few days away, and organizers are soliciting for vendors, runners/walkers for the 5K event and car show enthusiasts.  The event kicks of on Friday, April 29 with traditional gospel entertainment.  Saturday, April 30 will begin with a 5K walk/run, one mile fun-run, and tot trot with registration beginning at 6:30 a.m. The race begins at 8 at Shop & Wash on Main Street.

The course for the race will include hills and curves with areas of flat and straight, paved surfaces, in a residential area. For more information, contact Melissa Bueto at 601-695-7744.


Vendors are welcome and more information can be received from the Chamber office at 643-5000. 


For the second year, the Chamber will sponsor Headlights & Tailpipes, a  “Cruise-In Car & Truck Show” open to the public. Registration information is also available at the Chamber office.

The 22nd annual Wesson Founders Day celebration promises to be outstanding with great entertainment and many vendors – arts and crafts, and food for everyone. Make plans now to participate in or attend the Wesson Founders Day.

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