OXFORD, Miss., July 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MaxxSouth Broadband is a proud sponsor of this weekend's 7th Annual Oxford Blues Festival in Oxford, MS.
Recognized as the Presenting Level Sponsor, MaxxSouth is providing over $15,000 of video and still-image advertising to help promote the event and increase exposure for the festival.
"Not only will the festival help to promote the rich historical culture in Oxford, it will also give back to the local community as its proceeds will fund the Oxford Food Bank," said Rick Ferrall, MaxxSouth Broadband Regional General Manager. "MaxxSouth is excited to play a part in such a community-focused event."
The festivities will take place on Friday, July 15 and Saturday, July 16 at various venues around Oxford and the Ole Miss Campus.
This two-day celebration of blues music and culture is the culmination of educational opportunities, community events and workshops offered throughout the year. This year's event will also feature a blues panel and story-telling from Tullie Brae, Leo "Bud" Welch, and Jontavious Willis.
"MaxxSouth will air a total of 300 30-second video spots in its channel lineup in addition to more than two weeks of still-image advertising to help promote the festival," Ferrall added. "It's an important event for the community and our team is really looking forward to it."
This year's general admission tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the gate. VIP tickets are $75 in advance and $85 at the gate. For a full lineup and more information, please visit the Oxford Blues Festival website at http://www.oxfordbluesfest.com
About MaxxSouth Broadband:
MaxxSouth Broadband's service area for video, high-speed Internet and digital phone stretches more than 200 miles and includes 20 counties and 60 communities in northern Mississippi and Alabama. The company currently has approximately 80,000 subscribers for broadband services and passes 110,000 homes. Operating as a subsidiary of the reputable and diversified media holding company Block Communications Inc., MaxxSouth Broadband continues to expand and enhance its state-of-the-art broadband network in the communities it serves. For more information, visit www.MaxxSouth.com.
SOURCE MaxxSouth Broadband