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Tupelo businesses prepare for busy weekend

Businesses in downtown Tupelo are preparing for a busy weekend with several events coming to town.

Posted: Apr 26, 2019 11:35 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Businesses in downtown Tupelo are preparing for a busy weekend with several events coming to town.

The city is hosting both baseball and tennis tournaments and the Tupelo Automobile Museum car auction.

"It's just the jump-start to our busy May, there is graduation, there is prom, there I just a lot of things to do in Tupelo,” said Molly Faris, a Manager at Fairpark Grill.

Both hotels and restaurants are expected to be full on the weekend.

"We just come prepared we make sure we have plenty of associates ready, we have everybody preparing the dining room, the front desk to greet everybody with a warm Tupelo welcome," said Sandra Stulen, General Manager of the Hilton Garden Inn.

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