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Win a Mississippi Getaway!

Enter to win a getaway for two to the Pearl River Resort in Choctaw! Includes a two-night stay, dinner, and a round of golf.

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8 Unusual Mississippi Foods

We’ve gathered a list of some Mississippi traditions that may sound a little strange at first, especially to non-Southerners. Don’t be afraid to taste outside the box!

Mississippi Book Festival

Mississippi Book Festival

The lineup for the first-ever Mississippi Book Festival includes John Grisham, Greg Iles, Bill Ferris, and Ellen Gilchrist among the more than 70 participating authors.

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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.

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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

Bikes, Blues, & Bayous

August 1 | Greenwood

Mississippi's largest bike ride returns for its 8th year! There will be a 62 mile "Metric Century", 46, 20 and 11 mile (NEW!) routes, as well as a leisurely 2-mile Tour de Grand.

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Unique and Experiential "Stays" In Clarksdale, Mississippi

We Blog the World

The popular global travel site visited Clarksdale and recommends the unique lodging at The Lofts at the Five & Dime and The Shack Up Inn.


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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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