Agritourism in Mississippi

Agritourism in Mississippi is a budding sector of the Magnolia State’s travel and tourism industry, attracting countless visitors each year. Visiting an active farm, ranch, or another commercial agricultural establishment can provide you and your party with an unforgettable, educational experience, no matter where you are in Mississippi. Learn more from Visit Mississippi about how you can participate in enjoyable activities in the state’s exciting agricultural, aquacultural, horticultural, and forestry sectors.

Agritourism Opportunities in Mississippi

With roughly 42,000 farms scattered across 11 million acres of land, agritourism is increasingly becoming a must for visitors to Mississippi. No matter where you’re staying, you’ll find endless opportunities to explore our state’s agriculture.

Find a Farm

Mississippi Agritourism Association has designed an online tool to show you the nearest farms and orchards. This is one of the fastest and easiest ways to locate the next stop on your agritourism adventure.

Registered Venues

Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce has an alphabetized list of every farm and orchard in the Magnolia State. It also provides you with all the contact information you’ll need to plan a beautiful day.

Farmers Markets

Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce also has compiled a list of farmer’s markets around the state, complete with available payment options and hours of operation.

Popular Mississippi Agritourism Locations

With tens of thousands of farms and millions of acres of land, it can be difficult to know where to begin when planning your itinerary. Here are some suggestions to help you get started:

Biloxi Shrimping Trip

Embark on an actual shrimping excursion around a chartered path on the Gulf Coast. Here are a few things you can expect to catch on this trip:

  • Blue crab
  • Flounder
  • Oyster
  • Pufferfish
  • Squid
  • Stingray
  • And more…

Cedar Hill Farm, Inc.

This 120-acre farm is lined with cedar trees, making it the perfect place to enjoy a picnic far away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Enjoy seasonal activities like Easter egg hunts, corn mazes, and searching for the perfect Christmas tree. There’s always a family-friendly activity to be found year-round.

Ard’s Dairy Farm

This destination offers children and families the opportunity to feed baby cows and see first-hand how a cow is milked, from start to finish. It also has lodging options for those looking to stay overnight or even for an entire weekend.

Arella Farm, LLC

This is sure to be an opportunity you won’t want to miss, as Arella Farm, LLC raises alpaca. Here, you’ll get to interact with alpaca of all ages and learn about what it takes to raise and care for them.

For More Agritourism Suggestions in MS, Contact Visit Mississippi

Mississippi agritourism has become an integral part of the travel and tourism industry, and these attractions are not to be missed while you’re in the Magnolia State. To learn more about agritourism opportunities in Mississippi, contact Visit Mississippi today.

Biloxi Shrimping Trip

Biloxi, MS   FEATURED

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The pride & heritage of Biloxi comes alive aboard this unique & interesting cruise. The Biloxi Shrimping Trip exposes guests to the spectacular world of sea life caught on a real shrimping expedition. Upon leaving the harbor, the shrimping net is set […]

Mitchell Farms

Collins, MS

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The whole family will enjoy an outing at the Mitchell Farms Pumpkin Patch, every weekend in the fall, plus weekday school tours! Join us annually for great fun and memories including: • Wagon Ride Tours• Exciting Mazes• Our Giant Jumping […]

Cedar Hill Farm, Inc.

Hernando, MS

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We are a family owned and operated farm with 120 acres of rolling hills, surrounded by cedar tree lined fences and woods. We offer a relaxing and fun-filled day on the farm for groups of all sizes. You can bring […]

The ARK Walking Trail currently consists of two miles of wooded trails that sit on the wildlife sanctuary located just 10 miles west of Hernando, MS on Hwy 304 (just past Fogg Road). In addition, the ARK has an outdoor stage, 5,000 […]

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We offer fun and educational farm tours. Visit our farm and bottle feed a baby calf, visit our milk parlor and see one of our cows being milked. Learn what happens to the milk before it ends up on your […]

Charlie’s Upik

Lucedale, MS

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We grow your favorite summer vegetables on our farm, for you to pick yourself.  This is a family event you do not want to miss. Bring the children and grandchildren and let them enjoy picking buckets of  fruits & vegetables fresh […]

Bolin Grove Farms

Hernando, MS

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Bolin Grove Farms is a family owned and operated farm in the developmental phase of offering pumpkins and blueberries. We are also available for outdoor weddings, corporate events, family reunions, church, family days or school events. Our vision is to […]

Arella Farm, LLC

Lamar, MS

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Just outside the hustle and bustle of the city sits an alpaca farm waiting for you to take time out and play. Spend an afternoon with us and relax to the peaceful hum of our friendly alpacas. We cordially invite […]

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In 2017, we mimicked our Lucedale location and created a smaller scale U-Pik in Wiggins, MS. Approximately 30-miles from the MS Gulf Coast, this 50-acre field is 7 mile east of Wiggins on Highway 26! Tomatoes, peppers, onions, squash, cucumbers, and […]

Brussel’s Bonsai Nursery

Olive Branch, MS

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Brussel’s Bonsai nursery has evolved into the largest importer and grower of fine Bonsai in the United States, with over 175,000 sq. ft. of greenhouse space devoted to bonsai. Bonsai trees range from $20 to $20,000. In addition to growing […]

Back 40 Pumpkin Patch

Pelahatchie, MS

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Back 40 Pumpkin Patch offers fun for the entire family. Experience a daytime corn maze, U-Pick pumpkins, corn cannons, pumpkin slingshots, rat racers, corn pool, combine giant slide, hay maze and more. Also enjoy private parties with fire pits and […]

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Welcome to Christmas Memories Tree Farm – a place where memories and traditions have been created by many families for over 30 years. Our farm is located just off I-55 between Fernwood and Magnolia. Your memory begins on Santa Dr. where […]