Meetings & Conventions
Consider this your personal invitation to plan a Mississippi meeting. A unique combination of attributes set our great state apart: From our year-round mild climate, to our delicious culinary fare, to amazing music and entertainment venues, to fantastic golfing on highly-rated courses, to a wealth of options for outdoor adventure, to our rich heritage and culture. Put them all together, and the Magnolia State offers an unparalleled experience for your meeting, conference or convention. Whether you choose a larger city or a smaller town, meeting in Mississippi is made easy by our experienced meeting professionals who are committed to making your event a successful and memorable one.
In luxury casino resorts on the Mississippi Gulf Coast and in Tunica, as well as in picturesque towns like Natchez, Vicksburg and Oxford, you’ll find an array of quality facilities that can host meetings and special events of all sizes. Small civic centers, multipurpose coliseums and exhibition halls provide perfect conference locations. Convention services are available in all Mississippi convention cities, with the added bonus of a Convention and Visitors Bureau that enthusiastically offers a variety of free planning services to assist you.
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Searching for a place for your next meeting or convention? Let our staff help you find the perfect convention site, meeting facility or conference center. Browse our comprehensive list of Mississippi facilities to find the best fit for your organization, or order a free Mississippi Meeting Planners Guide.
If you want to make your next reunion a success, you can’t miss with Mississippi. With more than two dozen state parks, a national seashore and unlimited opportunities for waterfront sports, the Magnolia State is the perfect location for family, alumni and employee reunions. Our rich Civil War heritage also makes Mississippi particularly well suited for military reunions.
Visit Mississippi offers a full range of meeting and convention services. You may be eligible for the Meeting and Convention Incentive Program, which offers benefits and incentives to organizations that are planning their first Mississippi event, and to groups that have not held functions in Mississippi during the past 10 years. If your organization meets the program's room night requirements, you could be eligible for $2,500 to $10,000 in incentives for your Mississippi meeting or conference.
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If you’d like us to issue a Mississippi RFP on your behalf, simply download and complete the form below.
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Looking for just the right sports facility for your next tournament? Whether you need tennis courts, softball or soccer fields, Mississippi has the facility for you. We make your selection easier by narrowing down to the best and highest-rated facilities that Mississippi has to offer.
With attractions including casinos, beaches, lakes, nature trails, golf courses, Civil War and Civil Rights sites, antebellum homes, factory-outlet shopping, music hotspots and more, Mississippi offers exciting venues for any group. Whether your trip is built around family, common hobbies or shared interests, we can help you develop an exclusive Mississippi itinerary to make your trip truly extraordinary.
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Types of Travel Markets Serviced
|Customized itinerary planning
|Clearinghouse to route inquiries
|Requests to appropriate organizations
||Hunting & Fishing, Outdoor Recreation and Outfitters Guide
||State Highway Map
||Agricultural and industrial visits
||Tour Escort Manual
||Meeting Planners Guide
||Soft adventure and golf
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Other State Resources:
Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks
1505 Eastover Drive
P. O. Box 451
Jackson, MS 39205-0451
Mississippi Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 1850
Jackson, MS 39215-1850
Mississippi Department of Public Safety
1900 East Woodrow Wilson
P.O. Box 958
Jackson, MS 39205