Parks

Our national, state and local parks enable guests to pursue their favorite outdoor activities. There's always an organized event on the horizon. Discover the abundance of festivals, historic sites and outdoor recreation events that make our system of state and national parks a welcoming, family-oriented vacation destination. Mississippi parks are more than just wonderful surrounds; they are award-winning treasures. Reserve America recently released its list of "Top 100 Campgrounds Awards" and Mississippi State Parks were well represented, having seven parks in the Top 100.

  • Christmas in Canton – “City of Lights”

    November 29 - December 23

    Once again, more than 200,000 twinkling white lights will sparkle and light up the city’s Historic Courthouse Square, bringing the magic and nostalgia of the holidays, along with thousands of visitors, to Canton. Back this year is the interactive Christmas Village, giving children the opportunity to make reindeer food for Santa’s reindeer to eat on …

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