Christmas in Mississippi

The lights are strung and the halls are decked, make your way to these adorable Mississippi towns to get in the holiday spirit.

50 Nights of Lights • Cleveland

More than 100,000 lights will transform Cleveland into a winter wonderland this holiday season. Join the darling Delta town from November 10th until December 31st for lights, Santa, music, shopping, dining and more.

Also check out in the Delta: Downtown Main Street, Yazoo City; Christmas on Deer Creek, Leland

Harbor Lights • Gulfport

This spectacular light show on the Mississippi Gulf Coast is being presented as a walking tour OR aboard a free heated trolley. Participants will be able to visit with Santa in Santa’s Village every night, take pictures at any of the Elfie Selfie stations located throughout the park and enjoy hot chocolate, marshmallows, and concession items available for purchase.

Also check out on the Coast: Snowflakes in the Bay, Bay St. Louis; Christmas at Beauvoir, Biloxi

Christmas on the Square • Oxford

Straight out of a Hallmark movie, the Oxford square has decked the halls for the holiday season. Visitors can stroll the sidewalks and enjoy the season, immersed in lights and holiday music, as they pop into gift shops, vintage stores and boutiques for unique items, special sales and samples.

Also check out in the region: Southern Lights, Southaven

City of Lights • Canton

More than 200,000 twinkling white lights will sparkle and light up Canton’s Historic Courthouse Square during this family favorite holiday tradition. Amongst the breathtaking lights will be an interactive Christmas Village, full of family-friendly activities for children of all ages. Festival hours will be 5-9 p.m. Nov. 30 - Dec. 23.

Also check out in the region: Richardson Light Show, Madison; Mississippi State Capitol at Christmas, Jackson

Christmas in the Park • Tylertown

The largest community event of its kind in the area, Tylertown’s Christmas in the Park is a colorful Christmas display of millions of lights staged at Holmes Water Park.  More than 25,000 visitors travel to this quaint Mississippi town every year to enjoy the festivities.

Also check out in the region: Christmas in Natchez, Natchez

Cleveland Christmas

Photo credit: Visit Cleveland

Harbor Lights Christmas
Oxford Christmas 12.11

Photo Credit: Visit Oxford

Canton Christmas

Photo Credit: Canton Tourism

christmas in the park

Photo Credit: Town of Tylertown

Featured Upcoming Events:

  • Natchez Spring Pilgrimage

    March 16 - April 16

    Natchez, established in 1716, high on a magnificent bluff overlooking the Mighty Mississippi, has more than 600 examples of Antebellum Architecture. During our Pilgrimage seasons more privately owned historic homes open their doors than any other time of the year. Natchez is treasured worldwide as a living museum of southern history and a hallmark of …

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  • PGA Tour’s Rapiscan Systems Classic

    March 25 - March 31

    Don’t miss the PGA Tour’s Rapiscan Systems Classic on March 25-31 st the Beau Rivage Resort and Casino’s breathtaking Fallen Oak golf course in Biloxi on March 25-31, where the best of the best will compete.

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  • Juke Joint Festival

    April 11 - April 14

    Plan now for the 16th annual Juke Joint Festival in historic Clarksdale, Mississippi — one of the friendliest festivals in the world. Hotel rooms book up fast, so don’t wait. The main event is Saturday, April 13, 2019, with related events that Thurs.-Sun., April 11-14.

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