Planned Festivities for the Biloxi Bay Bridge Opening Celebration
From: MDOT Filed 10/27/07 GCN
stage will be at the Biloxi end of the bridge near the Isle of Capri Hotel
and Casino. MDOT has hired a contracting video service (Go-Vision) that
will broadcast the event via
close-captioned television to enable citizens to watch the festivities,
November 1, to take place on the main stage as well as at the middle
of the bridge. Go-Vision screens will be located at the main stage area as
well as the Biloxi Towne Green and Front Beach in Ocean Springs.
- 2:00 p.m.
||Music and video
productions will be broadcast to the Go-Vision screens. Local
entertainers from Biloxi will perform on the main stage. Ocean
Springs will also have local entertainment performing on the stage
at Front Beach. Performances will be broadcast on all three
- 3:15 p.m.
||Platform Speakers (Main
Stage – Biloxi)
- 4:15 p.m.
||Ribbon Tying Ceremony
at the center of the bridge (participation by invitation only)
||Parade of first
responders, motorcycles, and antique cars