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It's the Weekend!

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On Saturday, Just for Kids hosts the Christmas Festival from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Jackson Medical Mall.

Today, the Winter Holidays Exhibit at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building (200 North St.) closes today. Open from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Free; call 601-576-6800. ... The Christmas party at Rampage Extreme Park (931 Highway 80 W.) is from 6-10 p.m. and includes food, music, skateboarding, inline skating and indoor basketball. $6-$20; call 601-653-7267. ... Skylar Laine and Southern Halo perform at 7:30 p.m. at Brandon Civic Center (1000 Municipal Drive, Brandon). $15 in advance, $20 at the door; call 601-292-7121 or 800-745-3000; ardenland.net. ... Dr. Dee performs during Vicksburg's Got the Blues at 8 p.m. at Ameristar Bottleneck Blues Bar. Free; call 601-638-1000. ... The End of the World Party is at 9 p.m. at Golf World (5124 N. State St.). Performers include DeeJ HollyDaze, Rob Roy, Grande Prize Winner, SubStatik and Monoxide. For ages 18 and up. Must be 21 to drink; BYOB. $10 cover, $5 bottle fee; find "POUR - 'The End of the World Party'" on Facebook. Need more options? See our Best Bets.

On Saturday, Just for Kids hosts the Christmas Festival from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Jackson Medical Mall (350 W. Woodrow Wilson Ave.). Children enjoy games, food, prizes, photo shoots, a dance contest, vendors and toy distribution. Free; call 601-503-3265; email [email protected] ... Esperanza Plantation's 10th annual Holiday Showcase is at 7 p.m. at Capri-Pix Theatre (3021 N. State St.). Performers include Johnny Bertram and the Golden Bicycles, T.B. Ledford, El Obo, Bear Colony, Questions in Dialect and The Weeks. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. All-ages event. $15; email [email protected] ... Rosco Bandana performs at 9 p.m. at Duling Hall. Cocktails at 8 p.m. $5 in advance, $10 at the door; call 601-292-7121 or 800-745-3000; ardenland.net. ... Lacee, Calvin Richardson and Shirley Jones perform at the Pre-Christmas Show at 9 p.m. at B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center (400 Second St., Indianola). Doors open at 8 p.m. $15 in advance, $20 at the door; call 662-887-9539; bbkingmuseum.org. For more events, check out the JFP Events Calendar.

On Sunday, the Christmas in Canton Victorian Christmas Festival at Historic Canton Square (Courthouse Square, Canton) ends today. $3 museums, $1 rides; call 601-859-5816; cantontourism.com. Also, be sure to take some time to support a local restaurant such as Bon Ami, Two Sisters Kitchen, Julep, Cool Al's, or Cerami's. If you want more dining options, see JFP Restaurant Listings and the Menu Guide.

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