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Schedule of Planned Festivities for the Biloxi Bay Bridge Opening Celebration
From: MDOT   Filed 10/27/07  GCN

The main 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.

10:00 a.m. - 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 Go-Vision screens
 
2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Platform Speakers (Main Stage Biloxi) 
 
3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Ribbon Tying Ceremony at the center of the bridge (participation by invitation only) 
 
5:00 p.m. Parade of first responders, motorcycles, and antique cars
 
7:00 p.m. Fireworks display

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