Pricing and Travel Information


Registration costs for the 2017 Folklorists in the South:

Single Occupancy* $400
Double Occupancy* $275
Friday Retreat with Lodging (double occupancy)** $200
Saturday Retreat with Lodging (double occupancy)*** $200
Entire Retreat (non-lodging)**** $150
Single Day (non-lodging)***** $75

*Registration includes five meals, two nights lodging, and ground transportation.
**Registration includes dinner on Friday and breakfast on Saturday.
***Registration includes lunch and dinner on Saturday.
****Registration includes five meals and ground transportation.
*****Registration includes all applicable meals (we don’t want you to starve now, do we?)

Travel Information:

  • Airport Recommendations: If flying, the nearest airport is Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) in Jackson, MS. Ground transportation between JAN and the Gray Center will be provided by South Arts (please contact Teresa Hollingsworth with your flight information to coordinate ground transportation).
  • Driving: The Gray Center is located about 45 minutes north of Jackson, MS along I-55. Their website has comprehensive driving directions, or you may use Google Maps. Their address is 1530 Way Road, Canton, MS 39046.