Landscaping Camp

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Landscaping Camp: May 25-27th, 2018

Take a personal tour with Jeff McManus, whose expertise in landscaping has gained The University of Mississippi accolades of being named “The Most Beautiful Campus” by a number of national publications as well in Newsweek 2011 and just recently in USA Today’s Readers Choice competition.

During this 2 ½ day camp each participant will receive a book written by Jeff McManus at the Opening Dinner and Book Signing. Among  activities one will be able to immerse themselves on a tour of the beautiful Ole Miss Campus, learn some great practices from industry leaders and attend educational seminars. We’re excited to announce our line-up of speakers along with McManus, Donna Yowell, Executive Director Mississippi Urban Council, The Garden Mama, Nellie Neal, Radio Host, Melissa Booth Hall, managing director of the Southern Foodways Alliance, Ed Croom, retired botanist from the University of Mississippi and author of “The Land of Rowan Oak, An Exploration of Faulkner’s Natural Word.”

To top it off tours will also take place on route the famous Double Decker Bus to the beautifully landscaped home of Dickie & Diane Scruggs which is maintained by McManus, a tour of the grounds of Rowan Oak with Ed Croom as well as a tour of the City Oxford.

Take advantage of our Early Bird Special available for $300 per person now through March 2018 (price does not include hotel accommodations)

Date: May 25-27th, 2018

Price: $375  (price does not include hotel accommodations)

Registration: Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber


Hotel Reservations:

The Inn at Ole Miss, 120 Alumni Drive
University, MS 38677

The Inn at Ole Miss is pleased to offer the discounted rate of $129 per night for a Deluxe   Accommodation or $169 for a Suite Accommodation per night.

*These rates listed are for single/double occupancy. There will be a $10 per person fee for additional adults. These rates also include a daily breakfast voucher.

Reservations may be made online at and reference the group code 3677 or by calling 1-888-486-7666. Deadline for discounted rate is April 25, 2018.

The Inn at Ole Miss is the premier location among Oxford area hotels. It is also a short walk to the downtown Oxford square where one can enjoy restaurants, shopping and entertainment. On campus, It is near Vaught-Hemingway Football Stadium, the Lyceum, the Student Union and most of the Ole Miss Campus. Whether you are traveling for business or for pleasure, we invite you to experience comfort, convenience and our commitment to service.

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