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.

Mississippi Hotel Pools We Can’t Wait to Take a Dip In This Summer!

Outdoor fun is one of Mississippi’s best attractions. While people in other states are still wearing sweaters, here in the Hospitality State you can be poolside with family and friends enjoying warm summer breezes at one of the state’s amazing […]

7 Great Mississippi Pubs for St. Patrick’s Day

With all the festivities surrounding St. Patrick’s Day in the Magnolia State, it’s always good to know just where to go for classic pub food with local flavor to refuel during all the revelry. In cities and towns throughout the […]

Five Most Scenic Spots In Jackson, MS

The Magnolia State is known for its beautiful vegetation and the long growing season that bodes well for local landscapes. Jackson is no different in its ability to grow native plants in both high density and recreational areas. From gardens […]

2023 GRAMMY Award Nominees from Mississippi

Mississippi musicians remain a vital part of the American musical tradition. For the 65th GRAMMY® Awards ceremony, The Recording Academy recognizes some of the music industry’s best recording professionals, including a few of the Magnolia State’s native artists. Along with […]

Swoon-Worthy Mississippi Wedding Venues

With sweater (and snuggle!) weather in full swing, engagements are at an all-time high. Everyone is looking to celebrate their love in big ways, and Mississippi has some spectacular wedding venues that will leave lovebirds – and guests – with […]

The Best Places to Treat Yourself in Mississippi

You know that feeling when you’ve just had a long break, but you feel like you need a break from your break? That’s precisely the feeling we often get come January. When the excitement, merriment, and general chaos of the […]

King Cake – The Mardi Gras Classic

While traditional celebrations during the time before Lent can be traced back to this region’s earliest French influences, the Mardi Gras – or Fat Tuesday – traditions of the Mississippi Gulf Coast have developed into their own unique brand of […]

Nine Can’t Miss Holiday Photo-Ops in Mississippi

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, and a cheery family photo during the holidays is worth at least 10 times that much. If you’re looking for a place to grab a photo for this year’s Christmas card […]

5 Mississippi Influencers to Follow Now

If you really want to get to know Mississippi, then it’s probably high time for a road trip. But if a visit simply isn’t in the cards just now, the best way to see the state is through the lens […]

Mississippi’s Sports Icons

Get to Know Mississippi’s Sports Icons Through Some of the Places That Shaped Their Careers Walter Payton The legendary NFL running back was born in Columbia, Mississippi, and played for Jackson State University in Mississippi’s capital city. After earning a […]

The Magnolia State and NASA

As humanity reaches for the stars, the role Mississippi plays in the space program is an exciting look at the past success of the space program and the future that the Magnolia State is helping to create. From the astronaut […]

Visiting Mississippi’s Top Literary Landmarks

You can’t discuss American literature without mentioning the contributions of some of Mississippi’s greatest writers. Mississippi was home to some of the world’s most iconic authors, including William Faulkner, Eudora Welty, and Tennessee Williams. To pay homage to these icons, […]