BB King Guitar

B.B. King Memorial

This month the world lost a blues legend: Mississippi Delta native B.B. King. Read on for information about the public viewing and memorial service in Indianola.  

Cultural Trails Collage

The South's Best Trails

Whether you’re seeking blues music, craft beer, civil rights, country music, tamales, civil war history, or seafood, Mississippi has a trail for that.

Blue Front Cafe

Mississippi Delta Tour

See the wonderful moments that a group of travel writers and Visit Mississippi staff captured on their recent Delta tour.

Golf Road Trip 2

Randy Watkins' Golf Road Trip

We asked former PGA TOUR player Randy Watkins to take us on a road trip to some of his favorite courses, restaurants, and friendly diversions. His three-day itinerary recommends several of the finest places to play, stay, and dine around the state. 

Sela Ward

Come On Down, Y 'all

Request a FREE printed or digital 2015 Mississippi tour guide that is full of ideas for planning your trip. You can also order free maps and other helpful travel materials.

Greetings from the Governor

Greetings from the Governor

Governor Phil Bryant welcomes you to the Magnolia State!

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Featured Event

3rd Annual Crawfish Music Festival

May 30 | Olive Branch

Great food, boiled crawfish, cold beverages, gumbo cook-off, kids' area, arts and crafts and live entertainment. $10.00 per person; Kids 12 and under free.

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Musical Road Trip: Route 61

Paste Magazine

The popular magazine shares its top tips for traveling Highway 61, including plenty of stops along the Mississippi Blues Trail.


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7 Best Farmers Markets in the South


The Mississippi Farmers Market, which celebrates 10 years on Jackson's High Street in June, is one of Livability's 7 Best Farmers Markets in the South.

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Paste Magazine

The Craft Beer Guide to Mississippi

The craft beer scene in Mississippi is growing by the day. Paste Magazine highlights destinations around the state where you can sample our award-winning local brews.


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