The Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience (The MAX) invited its fans to participate in the selection of the inaugural Hall of Fame class by voting for their favorites from a list of 64 nominees selected by The MAX Nominating Committee. Voting officially ended at midnight on February 17, and the class was announced at a press conference at the Mississippi State Capitol on March 23, 2017.
Below are the first eighteen inductees into The MAX Hall of Fame. The class will be inducted into the Hall at an official ceremony in December of this year. If you would like more information, subscribe to our e-news here and receive an update and other exciting information about The MAX.
You can read more about the inductees by clicking on their name below.