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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!

Be sure to visit our Farmers Market offering the best in fresh produce, plants, homemade preserves, honey, goat cheese and MUCH more. 

Thur, 2pm-6pm and Sat, 8am-1pm on the grounds of the Historic Train Depot, Bay St. Louis, MS, 39520

Don't forget to LIKE our Facebook Page!!  It always has detailed events and celebrations. 

2/06/2015    First Friday 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. They will unveil a new pint glass design each First Friday, and you can be one of the first to sample a new brew not yet released for sale. Lazy Magnolia will also 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.
Hours: 5pm - 8pm
Phone: 228-467-2727
Website: https://www.facebook.com/LazyMagnoliaBrewingCompany

All Dates:  02/06/2015 , 03/07/2015 , 04/03/2015 , 05/01/2015 , 06/05/2015 , 07/03/2015 , 08/07/2015 , 09/04/2015 , 10/02/2015 , 11/06/2015 , 12/04/2015

2/07/2015    Krewe of Kids

Children parade with bikes, wagons, shopping carts, walking, or just about anything NON-motorized down Dunbar Avenue to Highway 90 & back!
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Dunbar to Hwy 90
Admission: FREE!!
Hours: 11am
Website: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SkYbZQDjDi0

All Dates:  02/07/2015 , 02/07/2015

2/08/2015    Krewe of Nereids

Waveland hosts one of the oldest and largest carnival parades on the Mississippi Coast. The all female Krewe of Nereids is the largest cultural event that takes place in Hancock County and you're invited to participate in the fun.
City/State: Wavveland , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Highway 90
Admission: Free!!
Hours: 1pm
Website: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ROYl7-RTdho&feature=related

All Dates:  02/08/2015

2/14/2015    Krewe of Diamondhead

The Diamondhead Parade has rolled since 1976 when it began with golf carts! Now, it's one of the biggest and family-friendly parades on the MS Gulf Coast.
City/State: Diamondhead , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Diamondhead Country Club
Admission: FREE!!!
Hours: Noon until
Website: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HUv3DCIGWpA

All Dates:  02/14/2015

2/14/2015    Mardi Pardi Eco Adventure Race

Get ready to run, paddle and let the good times roll! The Mardi Pardi Eco Adventure Race Triathlon in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi. Occurring annually on the Saturday before Mardi Gras, the 5K run, 2 mile kayak paddle and 12 mile bike ride will promote Gulf Coast eco-awareness and highlight the area’s wide open beaches and just all-around natural beauty along with the great Mardi Gras culture celebrated in these parts. (Participants can opt to run the 5K run only if they are feeling lazy!)
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Bay St. Louis
Website: http://www.mardipardiadventure.org

All Dates:  02/14/2015

2/14/2015    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

All Dates:  02/14/2015 , 03/14/2015 , 04/11/2015 , 05/09/2015 , 06/13/2015 , 07/11/2015 , 08/08/2015 , 09/12/2015 , 10/10/2015 , 11/14/2015 , 12/12/2015

2/14/2015    Zena Moses & Rue Fitya

GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!! *Get a free goodie bag filled with discounts from local merchants when you purchase your tickets in advance!! https://squareup.com/market/100-men-hall/zena-moses-rue-fiya
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: 303 Union Street
Admission: $18 advance, $20 door
Hours: 8PM
Phone: 228-342-5770
Website: https://squareup.com/market/100-men-hall/zena-moses-rue-fiya

All Dates:  02/14/2015

2/16/2015    Mystic Krewe of the Seahorse

Join us for the 2nd annual parade of the Mystic Krewe of the Seahorse, the only parade on the Mississippi Gulf Coast on Lundi Gras! Come catch some beads & have fun!
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Downtown
Admission: FREE!
Hours: 6pm
Phone: 228-547-4873
Website: http://mystickreweoftheseahorse.com/

All Dates:  02/16/2015

2/17/2015    Krewe of Diamonds

Join us for a fun parade through downtown Bay St. Louis. Lots of throws and plenty of fun. It is the only predominately African-American Krewe with Mardi Gras Indians to parade on Mardi Gras Day on the Mississippi Coast.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Downtown Bay St. Louis
Admission: FREE!!!
Hours: 1pm

All Dates:  02/17/2015

3/26/2015-3/29/2015    Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic

The PGA TOUR Champions Tour is coming to the Gulf Coast for the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic at Fallen Oak Golf Course. Here is your chance to see your favorite Champions!
City/State: Saucier , MS
Category: Sports & Outdoor
Location: Fallen Oak Golf Course
Phone: 228-896-6365
Website: http://www.2015mgrc.com/

All Dates:  03/26/2015-03/29/2015

4/11/2015    Stella’s Blues & BBQ Festival

Get ready for some awesome BBQ, lots of great bands & entertainment ,and of course Bay St. Louis Little Theatre will present their annual "Stella Yellin' Contest." You can count on some of the PREMIER Barbecuers on the Mississippi Gulf Coast to be at this one!
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Depot District on Blaize Ave.
Admission: Free!
Hours: Noon - 9pm
Phone: 228-463-9222

All Dates:  04/11/2015

7/03/2015-7/05/2015    Crab Festival

Celebrate the Crab! One of the biggest and best festivals on the MS Coast. Exhibits, vendors, carnival rides, live entertainment and Crabs, Crabs, Crabs. Boiled crabs, crab stuffed potatoes, and much more! Bring your appetite and the kids.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church
Admission: FREE
Hours: 10am-10pm
Phone: 228-467-6509
Website: http://www.olgchurch.net/index.cfm?load=page&page=212

All Dates:  07/03/2015-07/05/2015

9/19/2015-9/20/2015    Diamondhead Arts & Crafts Show

31st Annual Arts and Crafts Show has grown to be one of the biggest festivals of its kind on the Mississippi Coast. Looking for unusual jewelry, unique Christmas gifts, or something for your self? This is the place to find IT.
City/State: Diamondhead , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Diamondhead Country Club
Hours: 9:30am-5:00pm and 10:00am-4:00pm
Phone: 228-255-6922

All Dates:  09/19/2015-09/20/2015

10/04/2015-10/11/2015    Cruisin' The Coast

Don't miss one of Cruisin' The Coast's BEST events! The Bay St. Louis venue of this week-long Coast-wide event, continues to be one of the most exciting and well-attended locations. And remember, it is always FREE to the public.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Downtown Bay St. Louis
Admission: FREE!!!!! to the Public.
Phone: 800-466-9048
Website: http://www.cruisinthecoast.com/

All Dates:  10/04/2015-10/11/2015

10/31/2015    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 dusk.
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:  10/31/2015

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