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Featured Events

Charnley-Norwood Christmas Open House

December, 12/11/16
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Mississippi Gulf Coast National Heritage Area and the City of Ocean Springs invite you and yours to celebrate the holidays with us.

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Annual Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival

November, 5-6
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

This festival showcases some of the most well-renowned artists in the Southeastern U.S.

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Crosby Arboretum 14th Annual Piney Woods Heritage Festival

November, 18 and 19
Fri 10AM - 2PM, Sat 10AM - 3PM

Celebrate the early days of the Piney Woods! Enjoy exhibits and demonstrations of traditional skills such as blacksmithing, quilting, spinning, basket-making, and more.

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MISSISSIPPI GULF COAST
NATIONAL HERITAGE AREA
Mississippi Department of Marine Resources
1141 Bayview Avenue Biloxi, MS, 39530

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