International

International travelers take delight in the sheer variety of culture, cuisine, scenery and experiences that make Mississippi a popular place to visit. If you're a fan of the blues, rock 'n' roll, country or gospel music, you'll love your stay in the birthplace of America’s music. But that's just the beginning. There's a wealth of history to take in, from antebellum architecture to key battle sites of the Civil War. And for leisure, you’ll find more than 140 fantastic golf courses to play year-round. Plus, you’ll be met with so many dining options that the hardest part of your trip will be deciding where to begin. Start planning your itinerary now!

Visit these international links to learn more about Mississippi:
Deep South USA
Mississippi in UK
Mississippi in Germany
Mississippi in France
Mississippi in The Netherlands
Mississippi in Belgium

Suggested ROAD TRIPS + ITINERARIES

  • Cruisin the Coast

    September 30 @ 8:00 am - October 7 @ 5:00 pm

    America’s Largest Block party featuring classic cars from all over the world showcase their rides and cruise the beautiful beach-side highway along the Mississippi Gulf Coast.

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  • Mississippi State Fair

    October 3 @ 8:00 am - October 14 @ 5:00 pm

    One of the South’s largest fairs with amusement rides, concessions, national recording artists, agricultural and livestock competitions, exhibits and more take place in Jackson.

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  • Great Mississippi River Balloon Race

    October 19 @ 8:00 am - October 21 @ 5:00 pm

    The Great Mississippi River Balloon Race is the most colorful annual event in Natchez, with gorgeous hot air balloons filling the skies over the river as local and national talent fill the air with live music.

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  • 7th Annual Delta Hot Tamale Festival

    October 20 @ 8:00 am - October 20 @ 5:00 pm

    Proclaimed as the “Hot Tamale Capital of the World” this unique festival features multiple tamale vendors, music, eating contest, famous chefs and much more.

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  • Sanderson Farms Championship

    October 22 @ 8:00 am - October 28 @ 5:00 pm

    A great annual stop on the PGA Tour. Enjoy the hospitality, the serenity of the Country Club of Jackson, the pristine course, great food and great people.

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