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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.


FestivalSouth, the largest project of the Hattiesburg Concert Association (HCA), is an annual, multi-week festival presenting a variety of musical and other arts-related entertainment that aims to transcend social, cultural, and economic lines. FestivalSouth is a multi-disciplinary arts celebration that primarily features exceptional performing and visual artists during the month of June in Hattiesburg, MS.


The Meistersingers Civic Chorus has been a part of the Hattiesburg Concert Association (HCA) since 1996.  The Meistersingers personnel have included talented amateur and professional vocalists from throughout the area.  This civic chorus has been known for presenting some of the most creative, respected and well-attended cultural events in the state and region. 

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