Events

Throughout the state, you’ll find opportunities to enjoy a fun-filled day or a night on the town. Whether you’re looking to see big national acts in music or comedy, find a family-friendly event or hear local bluesmen jam at a juke joint, you’ll uncover plenty of options during your stay.

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Bricks & Spokes

Date & Time

10 / 3 ( 8:00 am - 5:00 pm )

Vicksburg, MS  FEATURED

The Bricks and Spokes ride begins at 8:00 am. Take part in either the 10, 30, 50, and 62-mile routes. Tour beautiful Downtown Vicksburg and travel the red brick road down to the Old Mississippi River Bridge and into the flat land of Louisiana through the rolling hills of Vicksburg and into the Vicksburg National […]

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Natchez Balloon Festival

Start Date

10 / 16 ( 5:00 pm-10:00 pm )

End Date

10 / 18 ( 1:00 pm-6:00 pm )

Natchez, MS  FEATURED

The Natchez Balloon Festival, established in 1986, is a weekend of hot-air balloons and outstanding live music that has become the largest and most successful festival in Southwest Mississippi. The festival site is located in historic downtown Natchez in the parklike grounds of the columned mansion Rosalie. […]

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Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival

Start Date

11 / 7 ( 9:00 am-5:00 pm )

End Date

11 / 8 ( 9:00 am-5:00 pm )

Ocean Springs, MS  FEATURED

This festival is named in honor of the late master potter, Peter Anderson, celebrating the arts with more than 400 booths of artists and crafters from throughout the United States and beyond. From oil paintings to pottery, hand-made jewelry, digital portraits, American folk toys, metal works and so much more, spectators can enjoy a festive […]

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Crepe Myrtle Festival

Start Date

7 / 10 ( 8:00 am-4:00 pm )

End Date

7 / 11 ( 8:00 am-4:00 pm )

Natchez, MS

IT’S EXQUISITE TO BEHOLD! With more than 10,000 trees located in the downtown Natchez area, the city is awash in blooms! Fun-filled two days feature social events, interesting talks, a self-guided tour, and Cocktails Under the Blooms! Book your stay! […]

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Ocean Springs Spring Arts Festival

Start Date

8 / 1 ( 9:00 am-5:00 pm )

End Date

8 / 2 ( 9:00 am-4:00 pm )

Ocean Springs, MS

For more than 20 years, Ocean Springs has been celebrating its arts and culture through its seasonal festival. Now in its 27th, year, the Spring Arts Festival highlights arts, crafts and colorful floral in downtown.  Set among the live oak trees and surrounded by hundreds of locally owned shops, galleries and restaurants, this festival showcases […]

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Bikes, Blues & Bayous Cycling Event

Date & Time

8 / 1 ( 7:00 am - 5:00 pm )

Greenwood, MS

Mississippi’s largest cycling event features more than 1000 riders on the flat, fast alluvial plains of the Mississippi Delta. Ride distances are 11 mile, 22 mile 46 mile, and 62 mile. Rest stops along the way feature Southern cuisine and hospitality. Post-ride event includes free barbecue, cold beverages and therapeutic massages for participants. […]

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