OXFORD TOWN – Tyler Keith (pictured) and The Apostles are set to help kick off the school year this Saturday night (Aug. 27) with a free show at one of Oxford and Ole Miss’ favorite bars on the Square, Parrish’s. Turn to Page 5 in this week’s issue of Oxford Town for more information about Keith and Parrish’s, the bar that never charges a cover and is sporting a brand spankin’ new menu along with its customary daily drink specials. (August 25, 2011, Page 5)
OXFORD TOWN – Round up your friends and your pup(s) because the Oxford Lafayette Humane Society is set to hold its popular fundraiser, Yappy Hour, at Parrish’s on Tuesday, June 28. Memphis native/folk musician Marlena Jarjoura (pictured) is set to entertain at the event. Page 9 in this week’s issue of Oxford Town has all the information you’ll need about OLHS’s latest fundraiser for the critters in Lafayette County. (June 23, 2011, Page 9)
OXFORD TOWN – Virginia rocker Megan Huddleston (Mister Baby) rounds out a whirlwind tour of Lafayette County tonight (Thursday, Feb. 3) at Parrish’s. Check out Oxford Town music writer Stu Kelly’s coverage of the popular musician and honorary Oxonian on Page 3 of this week’s issue of Oxford Town. (March 3, 2011, Page 3)
If Sunday alcohol sales are allowed in Oxford, most local bar and restaurant operators say they would support expanding alcohol services. A survey conducted by the Oxford EAGLE found that most restaurants are in support of Sunday sales and agree the issue is important, but owners are not sure if they would open just because of alcohol sales. (August 16, 2010, Page 1)
Square businesses were notified this week that all garbage Dumpsters will be removed from South 10th and 11th Streets in an effort to make the Square more attractive, while freeing up parking spaces often occupied by delivery trucks.
All businesses, using city Dumpsters, will be required to haul off their garbage to the city’s one compactor site in the parking lot at the corner of South 11th Street and Harrison Avenue, which is behind City Grocery and Old Venice Pizza restaurants on the south side of the Square. (August 13, 2010, Page 1A)
Memphis-based musician and singer-songwriter Grace Askew descends upon Oxford Friday, April 9, with nothing but her guitars and a set list. The sultry folk singer is set to play an all-acoustic, happy hour set at Parrish’s. (April 8, 2010, Page 11)
OXFORD TOWN — J-Roddy Walston & The Business are set to help Parrish Baker celebrate the first anniversary of his bar, Parrish’s, at its new location just off the Square in Oxford. Compared to the likes of Jerry Lee Lewis, Bruce Springsteen and Grand Funk; J-Roddy and band will rock the rafters at Parrish’s on Monday, March 15.