International

International travelers take delight in the sheer variety of culture, cuisine, scenery and experiences that make Mississippi a popular place to visit. If you're a fan of the blues, rock 'n' roll, country or gospel music, you'll love your stay in the birthplace of America’s music. But that's just the beginning. There's a wealth of history to take in, from antebellum architecture to key battle sites of the Civil War. And for leisure, you’ll find more than 140 fantastic golf courses to play year-round. Plus, you’ll be met with so many dining options that the hardest part of your trip will be deciding where to begin. Start planning your itinerary now!

Visit these international links to learn more about Mississippi:
Deep South USA
Mississippi in UK
Mississippi in Germany
Mississippi in France
Mississippi in The Netherlands
Mississippi in Belgium

Suggested ROAD TRIPS + ITINERARIES

  • Dixie National Rodeo

    February 6 - February 12

    Champion cowboys from all over the world compete for big jackpots at the annual Dixie National Rodeo at the Mississippi Coliseum. The best of the best of bull fighters, ropers, rodeo clowns, barrel racers and bull-doggers come out in droves and keep crowds entertained with fast-paced action and antics. Rodeo Events include: Bareback Bronc Riding, …

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  • Downtown Laurel Chili Cook-Off

    February 8 @ 10:00 am - February 8 @ 8:00 pm

    Laurel Main Street kicks off each new year with the annual Magnolia State Bank Chili Cook Off! The event takes place the second Saturday in February and is held on the 500 block of Central Avenue, downtown with music, beverages (coke products & beer), and teams competing to be the winner. All entries are cooked …

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  • Mississippi Blues Marathon

    February 29 @ 7:00 am - February 29 @ 7:00 pm

    The 13th Annual Mississippi Blues Marathon will take place on February 29, 2020, in downtown Jackson, Mississippi’s capital city. With live music before, after, and throughout the course, the Mississippi Blues Marathon proves to be one-of-a-kind. Challenge yourself with the marathon or half-marathon, or take things a little easier with our 10, or 5k. You …

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