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Sustainable Oxford and the Mississippi Sustainable Agriculture Network will have two tents set up on the Square during Saturday’s Double Decker Festival in an effort to reduce and reuse food wastes. The tents will be located at the intersection of South Lamar and Jackson Avenue. One tent will serve as an educational, interactive tent for kids. At the other, volunteers...

  Courtesy: museum.olemiss.edu Today, critically-acclaimed artist Mia Kaplan will paint over her sculpture entitled “Swamp Flower,” as...

  Just in time for the University’s Green Week festivities and the world’s celebration of Earth Day, University alumnus Jeffery Peavy will host...

One of the most important (and tastiest) aspects of Double Decker is the food. With 25 different vendors to choose from, there is sure to be something...

Since it was established in 1997, Thacker Mountain Radio has provided a weekly dose of live music and literature to the Oxford community.  For the uninitiated, Thacker Mountain Radio Show is a weekly show that features a wide variety of music talent and author readings live from Oxford, featuring mainstays such as host Jim Dees and house band the Yalobushwhackers, which...

    The Nightowls – 8 p.m. Friday The Nightowls is a 10-piece rhythm and blues band out of Austin, Texas, known for its unique blend of Motown, soul and Southern rock inspired by the classic sounds of Memphis. It has been making waves in the vibrant Austin music scene with its genre-bending sound, and has extended its reach beyond Texas. The Nightowls’ first...

Double Decker 2016 has a schedule jam-packed with more than a hundred art booths in the Square. Winfrey Works, Oxford Photo Works, Oxford Treehouse Gallery,...

The University of Mississippi Mud Daubers will be among 160 other art vendors showcased at this year’s Double Decker Arts Festival. The Mud Daubers,...

Being chosen as the Double Decker poster artist is a coveted honor for local artists. This year, Eden Flora’s colorful, child-like design was chosen as this year’s festival poster art. Photo courtesy Eden Flora “It was really exciting [when I found out],” Flora said. “It was really fun to know that I was going to get to represent the festival this year with...

Perhaps the most underappreciated art each year at the Double Decker Arts Festival is actually attending the festival itself. You might think Double Decker is as simple as waking up a little earlier than normal, putting on some comfy shoes and a nice outfit and boppin’ on over to the Square to have a nice day enjoying music, art and all the delicious food Oxford...