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There is always something to celebrate on Mississippi's West Coast! From the impromptu beach bash and instant party when the dice roll your way to monthly artwalks and seasonal festivities, check out the calendar to plan your trip, or just create your own celebration when you arrive!

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1/04/2017-12/31/2017    Second Saturday Artwalk

Held in historic Old Town Bay St. Louis the second Saturday of every month! Art, fun, music, food and shopping will be yours to enjoy in the pedestrian-friendly event sponsored by the Old Town Merchants Association.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Old Town
Admission: FREE!!!
Hours: 4pm-8pm
Phone: 228-463-2688
Website: www.baystlouisoldtown.com

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1/06/2017-11/03/2017    First Fridays at LAZY MAGNOLIA

Enjoy great local beer, food and music. Lazy Magnolia’s brewery tour and tasting experience is even more fun on the First Friday of each month. Sip your samples while enjoying some local live music. Try some beer pairings with locally produced treats available for purchase from our featured food vendor. Get a Collector's Pint Glass, and you can be one of the first to sample a new brew not yet released for sale. Lazy Magnolia will donate $1 to a local charity for each guest who joins us for the First Friday tour and tasting experience. No RSVP necessary, just show up. Now that’s a great way to spend a Lazy afternoon!
City/State: Kiln , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Lazy Magnolia Brewery, 7030 Roscoe Turner Rd.
Admission: $15
Hours: 5pm - 8pm
Phone: 228-467-2727
Website: lazymagnolia.com/

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7/05/2017-12/31/2017    Board Games for Adults @ The Mockingbird Cafe

Every Second Friday - A fun evening of Board Games for Adults at the Mockingbird Café. You and your friends can bring your own board games, or use theirs.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Arts
Location: Mockingbird Café, 110 Second Street
Hours: 5:00 pm- 8:30pm
Phone: 228-467-5282

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7/05/2017-12/31/2017    Friday's Bay Bikers Social Bike Ride

Each Friday - weather permitting - area bicyclists meet up in the evening and take a tour around town. It's an adult social group and everyone is welcome. Most rides end with a stop at a local restaurant or bar.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Arts
Location: Daiquire Shak- 112 Court Street
Hours: 7:30- til

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7/05/2017-12/31/2017    Hancock County Saturday Farmers Market

You'll find fresh produce, homemade breads and much more! Do you have something to sell? A spot at the Farmers Market is free of charge! For more details or to register, please contact David Kenny at 228-860-6203.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Arts
Location: 3068 Longfellow Drive
Admission: Free to the public
Hours: 8:00 am
Phone: 228-860-6203
Website: http://lisamonti.net/?p=8015

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7/05/2017-10/31/2017    Mr. Atticus’s Night Market

The fourth Friday of each month brings special happenings at the Mockingbird with Mr. Atticus’s Night Market, featuring craft and art vendors’ booths, delicious grub with gallery showing next door at Smith & Lens. And there’s always great live music
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Arts
Location: 110 S. 2nd Street
Admission: Free to the public
Phone: 228-467-8383
Website: http://www.mockingbirdcafe.com/

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7/06/2017-12/30/2017    Thursday IPA Fun Run @ The Mockingbird Cafe

The Mockingbird Cafe Registration begins at 5:45 PM, Fun Run starts at 6 PM. (Times may change seasonally.) There is no cost to participate. Enjoy your favorite beer after the race. *Buy your first beer, enjoy your second one Free! *One Free beer per participant, please More Info: http://www.mockingbirdcafe.com/
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Arts
Location: The Mockingbird Cafe- 110 S. Second St
Website: www.mockingbirdcafe.com

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10/20/2017-10/22/2017    Bayside Fire Department Haunted House

They have teamed up to benefit HOPE HAVEN this year.This is sure to be an event fit for the entire family. No set door fee, They ask for Donations at the Door to Benefit Hope Haven. Contact Bayside Fire Department for any questions regarding the haunted house call 228-467-5020
City/State: Website: https://www.hopehavencac.org/

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10/22/2017    4th Sunday @ 4

Free monthly event celebrating visual and performing arts at the Christ Episcopal Church. This month Featuring: “Latin American Music” By: Dr. Sasha Ferreira & Dr. Theresa Sanchez; and Artist, Felecia Pokallus
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Arts
Location: Christ Episcopal Church, 912 South Beach Blvd
Admission: Open and Free to the public
Hours: 4 pm
Phone: 228-467-0106

All Dates:  10/22/2017


10/26/2017    Performing Arts Center-This is Halloween

The Hancock Performing Arts Center will present the Hancock Middle School's "This is Halloween" show. The show choir will sing and dance to tunes from Michael Jackson's Thriller to the film, The Night Before Halloween and more. The show is Thursday, October 26 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students. Before the performance, a children's fall festival with games and food will be held on the front lawn of the Hancock PAC.
City/State: Kiln , MS
Category: Arts
Location: Hancock Performing Arts Center - 7140 Stennis Airport Rd
Admission: Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students
Phone: 228-255-6247

All Dates:  10/26/2017


10/26/2017-10/29/2017    The Moving Vietnam Memorial Wall

The Moving Vietnam Memorial Wall is coming to Diamondhead October 26-29. VFW Post 2880 is sponsoring the Wall, which will be viewable in front of Diamondhead City Hall. A memorial honoring the American men and women who lost their lives in the Vietnam War. This moving monument is a replica of the veterans memorial in Washington, D.C. and is a tribute to more than 58,000 Americans who made the ultimate sacrifice in the Vietnam War. The moving memorial has been visiting cities throughout our nation since 1984.
City/State: Diamondhead , MS
Category: General
Location: 5000 Diamondhead Circle

All Dates:  10/26/2017-10/29/2017


10/31/2017    Cedar Rest Cemetery Tour

Join the Hancock County Historical Society in their Annual Cemetery Tour on Halloween! Refreshments will be served at the Lobrano House. The Cedar Rest Cemetery is on Second Street in Bay St. Louis. Hair-raising begins at 5:30.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Cedar Rest Cemetery on Second Street
Phone: 228-467-4090
Website: http://www.hancockcountyhistoricalsociety.com/upcoming/upcoming.htm

All Dates:  10/31/2017


10/31/2017    City of Waveland Halloween Bash 2017

Coleman Avenue in Waveland becomes a Halloween Village with Face Painting, Trick or Treats, and many other Surprises.
City/State: Waveland , MS
Category: Arts
Location: Coleman Avenue
Phone: 228-467-4134

All Dates:  10/31/2017 , 10/31/2017


11/03/2017-11/04/2017    Sugar Magnolia Music Festival

Camp under the stars and enjoy music for 2 days. The Malones, Billy Iuso, Jonny Sketch, Camile Baudoin, Mem Shannon, Jason Ricci, Josh Garrett Band , Heath Ledet, The Quickening, Dana Abbott, Nonc Nu & Da Wild Matous, Mikey B3 and Rochelle Harper. For tickets go to WWW.SUGARMAGNOLIAFEST.COM
City/State: Kiln , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Hancock County Arena- 4184 Kiln Delisle Rd
Website: www.sugarmagnoliafest.com

All Dates:  11/03/2017-11/04/2017


11/10/2017-11/19/2017    Bay St. Louis Little Theatre

"Enigma" A on act play by Floyd Dell. Show dates November 10-12 and 17-19. Make reservations at 228-467-9024.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Arts
Location: 398 Blaize Ave
Hours: doors open at 7:00pm
Phone: 228-467-9024
Website: www.bsllt.org

All Dates:  11/10/2017-11/19/2017


11/17/2017-11/18/2017    4th Annual Waveland Christmas Bazaar

There is something for everyone There is something for everyone on your Christmas list! Shop for great Christmas gifts, clothing, jewelry, and home. Find us on Facebook: Ground Zero Hurricane Museum Pancake Breakfast with Santa- Saturday, November 18th @ 9:30am
City/State: Waveland , MS
Category: General
Location: 335 Coleman Avenue
Admission: FREE
Hours: Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Website: Wavelandchristmasbazaar@gmail.com

All Dates:  11/17/2017-11/18/2017 , 11/17/2017-11/18/2017


11/18/2017    Mississippi Coastal Cleanup 2017

A coastwide volunteer effort to help keep our waterways free from trash! Information on cleanup sites and lunch locations is provided through the registration process. FREE lunch served between 11am-1pm. A random drawing prize will be awarded at each lunch location.
City/State: Location: Coast Wide
Website: www.mscoastalcleanup.org

All Dates:  11/18/2017


11/23/2017    6th Annual Fit First Turkey Trot 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run

Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 8am Bay St. Louis Train Depot, 1928 Depot Way The 6th Annual Fit First Turkey Trot will be held in downtown Bay St. Louis on Thanksgiving Day to benefit the Friends of the Animal Shelter. The Turkey Trot will consist of a 5K (certified route and chip-timed) and a 1 mile Fun Run. The race begins at 8:00 AM starting at the Bay St. Louis Train Depot, trotting through Old Town Bay Saint Louis, reaching the beautiful Beach Boulevard & being completely stuffed for the finish back at the Depot! Sign-up now!
City/State: Bay Saint Louis , MS
Category: Sports & Outdoor
Location: Historic Train Depot- 1928 Depot Way
Website: https://www.active.com/bay-st-louis-ms/running/distance-running-races/6th-annual-fit-first-turkey-trot-2017?int=

All Dates:  11/23/2017


11/24/2017-12/31/2017    Snowflakes in the Bay

Hancock County is transformed with illuminated snowflakes in the beautiful historic live oak trees throughout Mississippi's West Coast.
City/State: Location: Hancock County
Admission: FREE
Phone: 228-463-9222

All Dates:  11/24/2017-12/31/2017


12/02/2017    10th Annual Bay St. Louis Christmas Parade

Join us for the 10th Annual Christmas Parade in Bay St. Louis. It will begin at the corner of Necaise Avenue & Main Street and end at the Historic Train Depot with the Annual Snowflakes & Sugarplums Festival.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Old Town & Depot District Bay St. Louis
Admission: FREE
Hours: 11 am -12:30 pm
Phone: 228-463-9222

All Dates:  12/02/2017


12/02/2017    Snowflakes & Sugarplums Festival

After the Bay St. Louis Parade remain at the Depot to enjoy Snowflakes & Sugarplums festival. Pictures with Santa , Dream Castle Bounce Village, H & H Express Train, and Hollywood Casino Sugarplum Village. Plus, special appearances by Ruddie the Reindeer, and Queen Elsa. Christmas Music & Live Music
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Arts
Location: Bay St. Louis Historic Train Depot
Hours: 11am-4pm
Phone: 228-463-9222
Website: www.mswestcoast.org

All Dates:  12/02/2017


1/19/2018-1/28/2018    Bay St. Louis Little Theatre -"Side Man"

"Side Man" Set in 1953 and traveling to 1985, this lovely and poignant memory play unfolds through the eyes of Clifford, the only son of Gene, a jazz trumpet player, and Terry, an alcoholic mother. Clifford narrates the story of his broken family and the decline of jazz as popular entertainment. Show Dates: January 19-21 and 26-28
City/State: Bay Saint Louis , MS
Category: Arts
Location: 398 Blaize Avenue
Phone: 228-467-9024
Website: www.bsllt.org

All Dates:  01/19/2018-01/28/2018 , 01/19/2018-01/28/2018


1/20/2018    Down Home Blues Music Series

Presented by the Alice Moseley Museum: Music and Concert series in the Moseley Pavilion on the grounds of the Historic Train Depot. Featuring local & Mississippi Delta blues artist. Bring your lawn chairs and picnics and enjoy the afternoon under the Oaks. Free and Open to the Public.
City/State: Bay Saint Louis , MS
Category: Music
Location: Historic Train Depot- 1928 Depot Way
Admission: Free to the public
Hours: 1 p.m.- 4 p.m.
Phone: 228-463-9222
Website: www.mswestcoast.org

All Dates:  01/20/2018


2/10/2018-2/14/2018    BSL Little Theatre Valentine Dinner

Dinner and a Show. February 10 & 14
City/State: Bay Saint Louis , MS
Category: Arts
Location: Bay St. Louis Little Theatre -398 Blaize Avenue
Website: www.bsllt.org

All Dates:  02/10/2018-02/14/2018


3/23/2018-4/01/2018    Annual Tennessee Williams Tribute- Bay St. Louis Little Theatre

Tennessee Williams Tribute: Mississippi Writes Original. Performed and directed by local theater actors. Performances March 23-25 and March 30-April 1
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Arts
Location: 398 Blaize Avenue
Phone: 228-467-9024
Website: http://www.bsllt.org

All Dates:  03/23/2018-04/01/2018


3/31/2018-3/31/2017    Stella Yelling Contest

Stella Yelling Contest is presented by the Bay St. Louis Little Theatre to celebrate the birthday of Tennessee Williams.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: 398 Blaize Ave.
Hours: 3pm - 11pm
Phone: 228-467-9024.
Website: www.bsllt.org

All Dates:  03/31/2018-03/31/2017


6/02/2018    Down Home Blues Music Series

Presented by the Alice Moseley Museum: Music and Concert series in the Moseley Pavilion on the grounds of the Historic Train Depot. Featuring local & Mississippi Delta blues artist. Bring your lawn chairs and picnics and enjoy the afternoon under the Oaks. Free and Open to the Public.
City/State: Bay Saint Louis , MS
Category: Arts
Location: Historic Train Depot- 1928 Depot Way
Phone: 228-463-9222
Website: www.mswestcoast.org

All Dates:  06/02/2018


6/08/2018-6/17/2018    Bay St. Louis Little Theatre-

Mary Chase’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play is the story of Elwood P. Dowd, a polite and friendly man with a very strange best friend—a six-foot, three-and-one-half-inch invisible rabbit named Harvey. Show Times June 8-10, June 15-17
City/State: Bay Saint Louis , MS
Category: Arts
Location: Bay St. Louis Little Theatre -398 Blaize Avenue
Phone: 228-467-9024
Website: www.bsllt.org

All Dates:  06/08/2018-06/17/2018 , 06/08/2018-06/17/2018


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