First weekend of Vicksburg Pilgrimage canceled due to virus threat

Published 2:41 pm Monday, March 16, 2020

As part of a growing list of closures and cancellations, organizers with the Vicksburg Pilgrimage announced Monday afternoon that the first weekend of the planned three-weekend event has been canceled.

The decision was reached as part of the event’s response to the growing concern about COVID-19.

Decisions regarding the following two weekends of the pilgrimage are uncertain and are pending future dates.

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