The Hattiesburg Concert Association is a leading presenter and advocate of music, arts, and culture in the state of Mississippi. We are committed to presenting outstanding events that entertain, engage, educate, and enrich community members, students, and tourists of all ages, ethnicities, and socio-economic levels. Our projects and programs improve the quality of life for all residents and visitors to South Mississippi, effect positive social and economic development, and contribute to Mississippi’s creative economy. We have served the region since 1996 and are steadfast in our commitment to strengthen the arts community.
HCA is supported in part by funding from the Mississippi Arts Commission, a state agency,
and in part, from the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.
The Hattiesburg Concert Association is a 501 (c) (3) organization.
Gifts are tax deductible less the market value of any goods or services you receive as part of your donation.
Amanda Powell, Chairwoman of the Board
David Ott, Immediate Past Chair
Mary Dryden, Secretary
Carolyn McLarnan, Treasurer
Dr. Eddie Holloway
Dr. Connie Roberts
HCA Executive Director
FestivalSouth Artistic Director
Dr. Jay Dean
FestivalSouth Founding Artistic Director
HCA Office Manager and Development Coordinator