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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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4/25/2015    2nd Annual Putt-Putt Tournament

The Mystic Krewe of the Seahorse will host a fun Putt-Putt Tournament in downtown Bay St. Louis! Wear your costume. There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places and BEST GROUP COSTUME!
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: 532 Main Street
Admission: $20
Hours: Noon - 6PM
Phone: 662-617-9422
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/642397875861236/

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4/25/2015    8th Annual Crawfish Cook-Off

This event has become huge over the past 8 years. Can YOU cook the best crawfish? Enter your team today. 1st Prize is $1,000, 2nd Prize is $500, 3rd Prize is $250. Call 228-467-4586 to enter. It will be located at the Tri R Bar on Coleman Ave. in Waveland.
City/State: Waveland , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: 312 Coleman Ave.
Hours: 10am - 4:00pm
Phone: 228-467-4586

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5/01/2015    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:  05/01/2015 , 06/05/2015 , 07/03/2015 , 08/07/2015 , 09/04/2015 , 10/02/2015 , 11/06/2015 , 12/04/2015


5/09/2015    Golf Tournament at The Bridges

$50 per person for 18 holes and a cart. It is a 4 person scramble for beginners and up. Get a hole-in-one and you win a car from Henderson Ford!
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Sports & Outdoor
Location: The Bridges Golf Course @ Hollywood Casino
Admission: $50
Hours: 11am sign-in, Noon tee-off
Phone: 228-263-0208

All Dates:  05/09/2015


5/09/2015    Joe's & Pros Trout Tournament at The Blind Tiger

Have fun while you fish at The Blind Tiger. $100 per angler entry fee with a 90% pay-out over $10,000. There will be Live Music, Crawfish Boil, Door Prizes, Whole Pig Roast, Junior Angler Awards, and Female Angler Awards and more. You can register here: www.theblindtiger.biz/fishing
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: 119 Beach Blvd.
Phone: 228-220-0162
Website: www.theblindtiger.biz/fishing

All Dates:  05/09/2015


5/09/2015    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:  05/09/2015 , 06/13/2015 , 07/11/2015 , 08/08/2015 , 09/12/2015 , 10/10/2015 , 11/14/2015 , 12/12/2015


5/16/2015    Bay Marina & RV Park Arts & Crafts Show

Come pass a good time and celebrate "Armed Forces Day" with arts & crafts, food, and refreshments! This outdoor event is located on the water at Bay Marina & RV Park featuring collectibles, fine arts and crafts booths.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: 100 Bay Marina Drive
Phone: 228-466-4970
Website: www.facebook.com/pages/Bay-Marina-RV-Park-Art-Crafts-Show/701970223246089?ref=bookmarks

All Dates:  05/16/2015


5/16/2015    Buoy Fest

Get ready for cheeseburgers in paradise, with your toes in the sand while sipping on your favorite boat drinks as Buoy’s Bay Front bar is converted to an island paradise! Make sure to get here early and claim your spot; beach chairs and beach blankets are encouraged!! Come by land or sea and come hungry, as we have a great lineup of regional and local cuisine. Don’t forget your parrot hats, grass skirt and shark fins! Beach volleyball, corn hole tournament, Buoy painting, Buoy Toss, live music all day! There might even be a little patriotic tribute fly over...one never knows!
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: 115 S. Beach Blvd.
Admission: $10
Hours: 11AM
Phone: 228- 344-3224
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/814802978594748/

All Dates:  05/16/2015


5/22/2015-5/24/2015    St. Clare Seafood Festival

Featuring fantastic food of all kinds and of course seafood, rides, live music, crafts, silent auction, raffle and much more! Don't miss this exceptional festival on the beach!
City/State: Waveland , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: St. Clare Catholic Church, 236 S. Beach Blvd
Admission: FREE!!!
Phone: 228-467-9275
Website: https://www.facebook.com/StClareSeafoodFestival

All Dates:  05/22/2015-05/24/2015


6/20/2015    Midsummer Night's Dream Fesitval

There is a Renaissance theme with the "Annual Faerie Princess Pageant” highlighting this special children’s event. The Pageant is open to boys & girls from 1 to 12 years of age. Registration will be $10 and there will be the Grand Prize Award of $50 and a crown for the prince and tiara for the princess in each age category. The sounds of a live harpist will fill the evening under the oak trees from 6pm - 7pm & from 7pm - 9pm, the instrumental Band, Roman Street will take the stage. Everyone is invited to bring their picnic baskets and blankets and spend the evening. Box Lunches will be available for sale.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Historic Train Depot District
Hours: 5pm - 9pm
Phone: 228-463-9222

All Dates:  06/20/2015


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


7/17/2015-7/19/2015    Bay Harbor Fest

BAY HARBOR FEST will be held on the Bay St. Louis Harbor grounds. The weekend will be FREE to the public. There will also be a BAY HARBOR FEST BOATERS RENDEZVOUS & BEACH PARTY Be ready to bring your boats, beach chairs, umbrellas, kayaks, kites and all things “beachy,” and get ready to have fun in the sun…Gulf Coast style!
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Harbor Grounds
Phone: 571-228-2506
Website: www.bayharborfest.com

All Dates:  07/17/2015-07/19/2015


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


9/26/2015-10/31/2015    Southern Promiseland Corn MAZE

Every year, the Southern Promiseland CORN MAZE is special and different. The Necaise family works really hard to see YOUR family has a great time when you visit.
City/State: Kiln , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: 1212 Raygan Lane
Phone: 228-255-4866
Website: http://southernpromiseland.com/

All Dates:  09/26/2015-10/31/2015


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


11/27/2015-1/01/2016    Snowflakes in the Bay & Waveland

Bay St. Louis & Waveland are transformed with illuminated snowflakes in the beautiful historic live oak trees throughout Mississippi's West Coast.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Bay St. Louis
Admission: FREE!!!
Hours: Dusk
Phone: 228-463-9222

All Dates:  11/27/2015-01/01/2016


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