Experiences

Looking to dig a little deeper into Mississippi’s unique experiences, hotspots, and events? We’ve curated some of our favorite travel opportunities right here for you.

Lazy Magnolia Brewery

“In 2005, we built the first Mississippi packaging brewery since prohibition. The memory of sitting on top of the brewhouse for the first time is still fresh in our minds. We had tears of joy, pride, anticipation, and no small […]

Chandeleur Island Brewing Company

Chandeleur (“shan-duh-leer”) Island Brewing Company was started by Cammack Roberds and Cain Roberds from The University of Southern Mississippi. Their love of beer began in the 90’s, which eventually lead to homebrewing, and an endless pursuit of finding the best […]

4 Day Camping Road Trip along the Natchez Trace Parkway

Day 1 Natchez, MS Spend the day doing the Natchez Pilgrimage Tour and exploring the historic buildings of Natchez. Day 2 Natchez to Rocky Springs – 60 Miles Day 3 Rocky Springs to Jeff Busby – 150 Miles Day 4 Jeff Busby to […]

Mississippi Road Trip: Tunica

Any visit to Tunica, Mississippi, will likely become a Highway 61 road trip. Known as the “blues highway,” this strip of asphalt winding through the Mississippi Delta has inspired numerous musicians and may stoke your creative fires too. Here’s how […]

Five Music Must-Sees for Delta Festival Season

Late summer in the Mississippi Delta means cooler temperatures, the glow of fireflies and live music. Greenville, Miss., will attract tens of thousands of music fans to two of the region’s biggest music festivals in September, touting acts such as […]

Tamales to Try in Mississippi

As any dedicated foodie will attest, whenever two great culinary cultures meet, the results are nothing short of irresistible. Such is the case with the Mississippi Delta hot tamale. For more than 100 years, the tamale has been a staple […]

An Inside Guide to the World’s Biggest House Party

The best parties tend to just happen—and when they’re really good, people keep coming back. For more than a century, the Neshoba County Fair has been the perfect place to spend the dog days of summer. What started as a meeting of […]

Slide Down the Slugburger Trail

First, let’s get one thing out of the way—a slugburger is not what the name suggests. This peculiar-sounding staple of northeast Mississippi cuisine dates to the Great Depression, when locals began adding extenders to meat. The patties, made of mixtures […]

EAT, STAY, PLAY: RIDGELAND

Ridgeland is a destination featuring the integration of an outdoor lifestyle with modern, upscale design. The city located just north of Mississippi’s capital was planned and designed to make the most of the region’s natural assets. Ridgeland on the historic […]

5 Romantic Getaways in Mississippi

When you truly want to get away from it all, relax, unwind and reconnect, Mississippi offers romantic couple’s destinations in every region of the state that will be sure to please interests of all types. Take the opportunity to make […]

Mississippi Gulf Coast’s Top 5 Golf Resorts

The Mississippi Gulf Coast is a golfer’s paradise. Ideal weather. Varied terrain. A love for the outdoors that is shared by visitors and locals alike. Is it any wonder that Mississippi is a popular destination for golf and sports enthusiasts? […]

Tailgating Mississippi Style, Part 2

Mississippi State, Ole Miss and Southern Miss may be known for their pregame soirees, but when it’s time for gridiron action, Mississippi’s other universities score big, too. Their teams are fierce, and their tailgating manner is warm and inviting. Visitors […]