• Thanksgiving in Mississippi

  • The MS Blues Trail 200 Playlist

  • 4 Day Road Trip on The Trace

  • Sanderson Farms Ticket Giveaway

  • Mississippi Delta Tamales

  • Thanksgiving in Mississippi

      Thanksgiving in Mississippi is a day for food, family, and football. Rev up your Turkey Day celebration with some unique and tasty recipes from some of our favorite Mississippi chefs. Roast Turkey with Anchovies from Regina Charboneau photo: Regina Charboneau Ingredients 16 to 18 lb turkey 1/2 cup butter 1/4 cup Worcestershire Sauce 2 …

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  • Listen to the Mississippi Blues Trail 200 Playlist Now

    As Mississippi celebrates 200 years of statehood, the Mississippi Blues Trail reached a major milestone with its 200th marker for “Rocket 88.” The song is credited by many as the first rock ‘n’ roll recording. Blues, country and rock ‘n’ roll music are all rooted in the rich culture of Mississippi, the Birthplace of America’s …

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  • 4 Day Camping Road Trip along the Natchez Trace Parkway

    Day 1 Natchez, MS Spend the day doing the Natchez Pilgrimage Tour and exploring the historic buildings of Natchez. Start at the Natchez Visitor Center. The Visitor Center is a one-stop shop where you can buy tickets that will grant you access to the many antebellum homes featured on the Pilgrimage Tour. Here you can also view exhibits and watch …

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  • Sanderson Farms Championship Clubhouse Pass Giveaway

    The Sanderson Farms Championship is not only fun, but helps benefit the Friends of Children’s Hospital. We’ve got Clubhouse Passes that need a home. All you have to do is Like, Share, and let us know your favorite part about the tournament on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram to enter. Good luck! Facebook Twitter Instagram Rules …

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  • Tamale Time in the Delta

    As autumn weather settles in, the Mississippi Delta is turning up the heat with James Beard Award-winning chefs, literary lights and live music from Cowboy Mouth at the 2017 Delta Hot Tamale Festival, October 19-21. Greenville, Miss., the official Hot Tamale Capital of the World, will kick off the annual celebration of the region’s unique …

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Arts & Music

There must be something magic in this land. Every corner of the world has its own signature music, art and literature, but Mississippi has a depth of cultural richness that few regions can rival.

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Entertainment & 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 entertainment options during your stay.

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Food & Drink

Food and drink are at the core of Mississippi culture and history. There’s a saying around here: “Food brings people together at the community table.”

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History & Culture

Mississippi is steeped in history and heritage and is regarded as a unique and rich intersection of history, architecture, commerce, culture, and the arts.

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Sports & Outdoors

Mississippi offers some of the best sports facilities in the south. Our cities offer a wide range of indoor and outdoor venues that are geared toward families and offer activities for everyone. Whether you’re interested in youth sports venues or professional baseball, hockey or golf, check out our sports information page where you’ll find a detailed schedule of upcoming events.

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From the wide and wondrous Delta to Gulf Coast beaches and all points between, start here to plan your next trip to Mississippi.

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Road Trips + Itineraries

4 Day Camping Road Trip along the Natchez Trace Parkway

The Natchez Trace Parkway is a window to many colorful chapters in America’s past, offering endless panoramic views that invite you to stop and drink them in…

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African American Heritage

You’ll start your adventure in Clarksdale, the former home of many blues greats, and over 6 days will experience…

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