Upcoming Events

15th Annual Mudbug Bash

April 13 at 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Mudbug Bash is one of the premier events in DeSoto County. Each year a record number of guests fill Panola Street in downtown Hernando to eat fresh crawfish cooked by local vendors and dance to tunes from one of the region’s top bands. Voted No. 1 charity event by DeSoto’s Best, this is an event no one wants to miss! Celebrate the 15th annual Mudbug Bash with us!

The Bash will feature live music, all-you-can-eat Crawfish, fare from DeSoto County’s best restaurants, a Sponsor VIP section and much more!

All are invited (21 and up) to gather on Panola Street to enjoy a festive, Southern-styled, outdoor event!  We hope to see you there!

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Learn more about Mudbug Bash here.

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July 2019 at 6 a.m.

SuperTalk Mississippi declared Palmer Home for Children as the network’s charity of choice in 2013. The annual 12-hour Radiothon is broadcast live from our campus where all major talk shows highlight the positive impact of our mission. Listeners statewide hear directly from children, alumni, staff and supporters of Palmer Home. Radio guests share the organization’s history, mission and personal testimonies on how the ministry has changed their lives.

Stay tuned for the announcement of our 2019 Radiothon!

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Shotguns & Sunflowers

Fall 2019 at TBA

Located in Memphis, Shotguns & Sunflowers is the best of all things Southern in one exclusive fall event. For the last seven years, Kirby and Glenn Floyd have partnered with Palmer Home to host a dinner party on Thursday evening in the fall. Also, they host the Panther Creek Ranch Dove Hunt on their property, located adjacent to Palmer Home’s Hernando campus, the following Saturday. This event provides a great opportunity for DeSoto County and Memphis residents to enjoy the campus and learn more about our mission.


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Tailgate for Palmer

Football season 2019! at 7:00 till 11:00

Join us for the ultimate fall tailgate experience. Located in Oxford at the Olivia and Archie Manning Performance Center on the beautiful campus of the University of Mississippi, we celebrate SEC football on the big screen and enjoy food and fun for all. Feast on a variety of tailgate treats provided by Oxford’s best restaurants and caterers. This is one of our most popular events of the year. Delectable treats and time with good friends, all for a great cause!


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Want to host your own fundraiser for Palmer Home?

Are you passionate about our mission and serving children? We would love for you to host a fundraiser to benefit our children. We are happy to provide marketing materials to get you started! For more information, contact Kristin Budzak at kbudzak@palmerhome.org

Our motivation and focus

Palmer Home provides superior residential care for children while introducing the love of God through our service to each individual child.

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You can help us right now.

We have many opportunities for you or your group to volunteer. You can have a hand in helping these children.