Ocean Springs Celebrates 125 Years
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The city of Ocean Springs is celebrating its 125th birthday on Saturday with a community parade, cake and reception downtown.
The parade will start at 1:00 p.m. with a lineup at 11 a.m.
The city of Ocean Springs, spearheaded by alderman Rob Blackman and former alderman Chic Cody, will host the parade. The parade lineup will be at The Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center, 1600 Government St., travel west along Government to Washington, turn south on Washington, and end at the Ocean Springs Community Center where cake and refreshments will be served.
The parade will feature Mayor Shea Dobson, and a float with the Board of Alderman aboard. City departments will have floats and the parade will feature the Old Biloxi Marching Club and classic cars.