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.

College Football Gamedays: University of Mississippi

Gameday in Mississippi: Ole Miss Mississippi fans approach college football games with a passion bordering on religious fervor. Saturdays in the South are often planned around football schedules from September to November’s end. Teams may win or lose games, but […]

College Football Gamedays: Mississippi State University

Football Gamedays in Mississippi: MSU Mississippi fans approach college football games with a passion bordering on religious fervor. Saturdays in the South are often planned around football schedules from September to November’s end. Teams may win or lose games, but […]

EAT, STAY, PLAY: OXFORD

EAT, STAY, PLAY: OXFORD Touted as the “Cultural Mecca of the South”, creativity abounds in Oxford as musicians, artists and writers alike find inspiration in Oxford’s rich history, small town charm and creative community. Over the years Oxford has also […]

EAT, STAY, PLAY: JACKSON

EAT, STAY, PLAY: JACKSON In Jackson, “The City with Soul,” you can trace Mississippi’s evolution from the Civil War to the Civil Rights Movement, to the hub of music and culture it is today. The capital city offers world-class arts and […]

EAT, STAY, PLAY: HATTIESBURG

EAT, STAY, PLAY: HATTIESBURG Eat T-Bones Records & Cafe Grab a bite, along with a recording from your favorite musician at T-Bone’s Records and Café. Enjoy a table inside this music shop and restaurant combo or grab a seat on the […]

EAT, STAY, PLAY: CLEVELAND

EAT, STAY, PLAY: CLEVELAND Eat The Warehouse Built in 1901, The Warehouse has carefully been restored to its original state with a rustic wood interior decorated with architectural salvage old doors, vintage signs, and movie posters. Its Southern fusion menu incorporates local […]

Tourism on Two Wheels: Bicycle Trails on the Mississippi Gulf Coast

Tourism on Two Wheels: Bicycle Trails on the Mississippi Gulf Coast A vacation to the Mississippi Gulf Coast is an opportunity to enjoy the sun, the sand, and the communities that make this region special.  An afternoon ride along the […]

The History of Mississippi Delta Blues Music

The fertile plain that runs between the Mississippi and Yazoo Rivers, known as the Mississippi Delta, might be the most influential place in the country when it comes to music. It was here that Delta blues was born—a genre that […]

Take a Brewery Tour in Mississippi

Whether you’re a craft beer aficionado or looking to pair the latest stop on the Mississippi Seafood Trail with a great beverage, there are many breweries across the state that you absolutely need to try. Mississippi is a state rich […]

Hotel Bars We Love in Mississippi

In the broadest sense, hospitality means service: good food, good drinks, good surroundings. And when we talk about Southern hospitality, we know it all comes down to truly making folks feel at home. The iconic boutique hotels of the Magnolia […]

Keeping it Reel: Mississippi’s World-Class Fishing Spots

Fishing is one of mankind’s most ancient and enduring practices, and if you fish, you get it. To be out on open water, breathing the fresh air and waiting patiently for that tug on the line is a transcendent experience. […]

Tamale Tastin’ in Mississippi

Between the mighty Mississippi and the Yazoo rivers lies 200 miles of hallowed ground: the Mississippi Delta. The Delta isn’t just rich farmland. Here, music, tradition and food transcend pastimes to become ways of life. Take, for instance, the humble […]