FESTIVALS & FAIRS

There is never a dull moment in the Gulf Coast of Mississippi! Get ready to celebrate our delicious food, our history, or our rich culture. There is a little something for everyone! If you didn't have a reason to celebrate before you arrived, you've found something now.

38th Annual Zonta Arts & Crafts Festival

38th Annual Zonta Arts & Crafts Festival


The Zonta Arts & Crafts Festival is the premier event in Pascagoula. It features arts, crafts, food, and exhibit booths. Zonta International is a global organization that words toward the advancement of women's status worldwide.

October 1

Mardi Gras!

Mardi Gras!


LAISSEZ LES BON TEMPS ROULER!

January - February 28 N/A

Pine Hill Festival

Pine Hill Festival


Welcome the arrival of spring at the Pine Hill Festival in downtown Wiggins. The annual street festival is on the 3rd weekend of March.

March 17-18, 2017

Jazz in the Pass

Jazz in the Pass


The Annual Jazz in the Pass music festival offers guests an opportunity to enjoy sensational live music while getting better acquainted with delightful downtown Pass Christian. May 28 Sat.12pm-8pm; Sun. 12pm-6pm

May 28

32nd Annual Our Lady of the Gulf

32nd Annual Our Lady of the Gulf


Hundreds of volunteers prepare for thousands of festival goers 4th of July weekend every year in Bay St. Louis for the Annual Our Lady of the Gulf Crab Festival. Admission is free.

July 4th Weekend N/A

3rd Annual Gulfport Anchor Fest

3rd Annual Gulfport Anchor Fest


Families flock to 3rd Annual Gulfport Anchor Fest for a fine celebration of the sea.

September 24-25

36th Annual Biloxi Seafood Festival

36th Annual Biloxi Seafood Festival


Each September indulge your senses with an abundance of glorious food, drink, and artistic patronage that only Mississippi’s Southern charm could sustain for 36 years.

September 10-11

Cruisin' the Coast

Cruisin' the Coast


Join us on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, October 2-9, 2016 for the 20th Annual Cruisin’ The Coast featuring all your favorite activities like cruise-ins, headline bands, and oldies entertainment!

October 2-9

Stone County Barbebque and Blues Festival

Stone County Barbebque and Blues Festival


On the 3rd weekend in October, Blaylock Park in downtown Wiggins is the place to be if you love world-class BBQ, good down-home Blues or both.

October 15

George County Fair

George County Fair


Mississippi clans converge on 4-H Mecca for thrilling rides, challenging games, and festival food in an ole’ fashioned American carnival.

October 11

Jackson County Fair

Jackson County Fair


The “Best Week Ever” has different connotations, but on the Mississippi Gulf Coast it commonly refers to the third week in October for the Jackson County Fair in Pascagoula.

October 16th-23rd

Annual Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival

Annual Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival


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

November 5-6

Picayune Bi-Annual Street Festival

Picayune Bi-Annual Street Festival


The Picayune Street Festival is now held twice a year featuring world class entertainment, collectibles, and activities all wrapped in the southern charm of historic downtown Picayune.

November 5&6

Gingham Tree Arts & Crafts Festival

Gingham Tree Arts & Crafts Festival


Local Mississippi fair contributes to the great American pastime of making, selling, and buying your neighbor’s crafts.

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Crosby Arboretum 14th Annual Piney Woods Heritage Festival

Crosby Arboretum 14th Annual Piney Woods Heritage Festival


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

November 18 and 19

Mississippi Department of Marine Resources
1141 Bayview Avenue Biloxi, MS, 39530

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