Tue, Nov 01|
Chicago and Movies on the Mississippi River
Walk 'round Vicksburg, MS, as you learn about its ties to Chicago and movies
Time and Location
Nov 01, 2022, 7:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Hit the road with Chicago Movie Tours! This virtual walking tour takes you to 3 locations in historic Vicksburg, MS:
- First, you'll explore the Mississippi River and magnolia trees at sunset.
- Then, you'll see where O Brother, Where Art Thou? filmed its baptism scene, which was backed by a singer and fiddle player from Champaign, IL.
- Finally, you'll encounter the largest structure in Vicksburg National Military Park — the Illinois Memorial — as you learn about The Crisis, an ambitious Chicago-based movie filmed inside the Park in 1916.
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Register for free ($0) or pay what you want. Either way, you'll receive an email reminder before the event! Thank you! 💙Pay what you want