Tapping into Mississippi’s Craft Beer Scene

Mississippi is known for many things: history, culture, music, food…the list goes on. And whether you’re visiting one of our many historic trails or enjoying a relaxing golf getaway, you must unwind with some Mississippi craft beer during your visit. Learn more about Sip Mississippi from Visit Mississippi, which is standing by to help you plan your trip.

What Is Sip Mississippi?

Sip Mississippi is a collection of breweries, bars, and pubs that have made their home in the Magnolia State and have rightfully garnered major popularity. These establishments feature in-house craft beer while also serving beer from neighboring breweries, all brought to you with a side of mouthwatering Southern cuisine. Sip Mississippi also celebrates the history of craft beer in the state, as these delectable beverages are deeply rooted in our state’s farm-to-table tradition and culinary creativity. Click the beer glass icons on the map to begin planning your Mississippi craft beer adventure.

Sip Mississippi Stops to Include on Your Itinerary

At any one of Mississippi’s craft breweries, you can expect to find unique takes on traditional brews, as well as regional takes on traditional Southern dishes. The locations you’ll discover through Sip Mississippi are great places for a hearty lunch or a night out on the town, making them great choices for adults of all ages. Sip Mississippi stops include the following:

Natchez Brewing Company

This craft brewery is located in the oldest city on the Mississippi River (Natchez), meaning history is ingrained in every beer it produces.

Lazy Magnolia Brewery

Lazy Magnolia Brewery was the first brewery to package and distribute beer in Mississippi since the Prohibition Era. This point of pride sits at the forefront of the brewers’ minds when creating some of the best craft beer around.

Chandeleur Island Brewing Company

What started as a home brewing operation in the late 1990s has since blossomed into a thriving brewery. Chandeleur Island Brewing Company’s roots are in downtown Gulfport, adding a historic flair to a company that has been brewing for decades.

Southern Prohibition

Southern Prohibition strikes the perfect balance between traditional brewing methods and contemporary ideas. Its name is a testament to the struggles of the master brewers that came before them, and it strives to produce high-quality beer because of it.

Mayhew Junction Brewing Company

Born from the lack of a social scene in Starkville, this brewery’s founders built it with two things in mind – good brews and great people.

LD’s Beer Run

LD’s Beer Run is home to countless brands of beer, both local and national. It also provides growlers and kegs for larger events and maintains a small bar for tastings and enjoying a quick drink.

Mississippi Ale House

Mississippi Ale House in Olive Branch proudly serves beer from breweries all over the state. The local hangout doesn’t serve food but take your own from any of Olive Branch’s restaurants or grab some pizza from OB Pizza Co., which is located in the ale house.

Key City Brewing Company

Located in Vicksburg, Cottonwood Public House delivers local and national beer along with a host of creative and fruity cocktails. It also serves food with vegan and gluten-free options and has a venue for live music.

Plan Your Next Trip with Visit Mississippi

Next time you’re in the Magnolia State, be sure to add some Sip Mississippi stops to your itinerary. For more information about Mississippi craft beer or other activities to include during your trip, contact Visit Mississippi today, and download a free tour guide.