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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. 



12/01/2014-12/31/2014    Snowflakes in the Bay

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:  12/01/2014-12/31/2014


12/04/2014    Old Fashioned Christmas in the Park

Join us for the yearly Christmas Tree Lighting and arrival of Santa Claus by horse drawn carriage the the small pavilion at McLeod Park.
City/State: Kiln , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: McLeod Park
Admission: FREE
Hours: 6pm
Website: www.facebook.com/FriendsOfMcleodPark

All Dates:  12/04/2014


12/05/2014    Christmas at the Carousel

Cookies, Cocoa and Carousel Rides and a Special Appearance by Santa Claus. Hosted by the City of Waveland.
City/State: Waveland , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Coleman Ave.
Admission: FREE
Hours: 6pm - 8pm
Website: www.waveland-ms.go

All Dates:  12/05/2014


12/05/2014-12/06/2014    Christmas Bazaar

Shop & Dine with over 30 vendors at the Bay Waveland Yacht Club. There will be Lunch, Dinner, & Drink specials for two days. No entrance fee is required, but a donation to the food pantry is appreciated.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Bay-Waveland Yacht Club
Hours: 10am - 7pm on Fri & 10am - 2pm on Sat
Phone: 228- 467-4592

All Dates:  12/05/2014-12/06/2014


12/05/2014    First Friday

Treasures of the Bay has "First Friday" each month on the 1st Friday, from 6:00pm until 9:00pm. There is food and drink and support for local artists. Our local Artists include all types of media; music, painting, jewelry, etc
City/State: Waveland , MS
Category: Arts
Location: 1804 Nicholson Ave
Phone: 228-220-4716
Website: www.treasuresofthebay.net

All Dates:  12/05/2014 , 01/02/2015 , 02/06/2015


12/05/2014    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:  12/05/2014 , 01/02/2015 , 02/06/2015


12/06/2014    3rd Annual Snowflakes & Sugarplum Festival

Bring the entire family to the Bay St. Louis Depot District to enjoy the holidays the Bay St. Louis way.There will be an inflatable Snow Maze, Live Music on the Silver Slipper Casino Stage, the Hollywood Casino Sugarplum Village, H&H Express Train, Christmas Spacewalk and much more!
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Bay St. Louis
Admission: FREE!!!
Hours: Noon - 8pm
Phone: 228-463-9222
Website: www.facebook.com/SnowflakesAndSugarplums

All Dates:  12/06/2014


12/06/2014    Bay St. Louis Christmas Parade

Join us for the 7th 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 3rd Annual Snowflakes & Sugarplums Festival.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Corner of Main & Necaise to Historic Train Depot
Admission: FREE
Hours: 11am
Phone: 228-463-9222
Website: www.facebook.com/SnowflakesAndSugarplums

All Dates:  12/06/2014


12/06/2014    Holiday Tour of Homes

Featuring historic homes in Hancock County festively decorated for the Holidays. Proceeds benefit Friends of the Animal Shelter.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Admission: $12 in advance & $15 Day Of
Phone: 228-216-PETS (7387)
Website: www.friendsoftheanimalshelter.org/

All Dates:  12/06/2014


12/07/2014    20th Annual Holiday Tree Gala

Join the staff and patrons of the Hancock County Library System for the 20th Annual Holiday Tree Gala. For information on other holiday events, visit: www.hancocklibraries.info
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: 312 Hwy 90
Admission: FREE
Hours: 1pm - 4pm
Phone: 228-467-5282

All Dates:  12/07/2014


12/07/2014    Waveland Festival of Lights

Join Santa and friends for the lighting of the Christmas Tree. There will be caroling, photos with Santa and snacks provided. Hosted by the City of Waveland.
City/State: Waveland , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Coleman Ave.
Admission: FREE
Website: www.waveland-ms.gov

All Dates:  12/07/2014


12/12/2014    Holiday Open House @ Hancock County Welcome Center

Entertainment by the Diamondhead Line Dancers & Holy Trinity School as well as refreshments! The Hancock County Welcome Center is located at Interstate 10 & Hwy 607
City/State: Waveland , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Interstate 10 & Hwy 607
Admission: Free!
Phone: 228-533-5554

All Dates:  12/12/2014


12/13/2014    11th Annual Brunch with Santa

Bring the family and enjoy Brunch with Santa Claus and friends in Diamondhead. Hosted by Diamondhead Country Club. For details, call Kinta Bakken at 228-255-1900 x-127.
City/State: Diamondhead , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Diamondhead Country Club
Phone: 228-255-1900 x-127
Website: www.diamondheadms.org

All Dates:  12/13/2014


12/13/2014    Battle of Bay St. Louis Reenactment

Hosted by the Mystic Krewe of the Seahorse. Fun for the whole family. Events include a 5K, boat tours, battle reenactment, and a parade. Visit www.mystickreweoftheseahorse.com for details.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Arts
Location: Bay St. Louis Municipal Harbor
Website: www.mystickreweoftheseahorse.com

All Dates:  12/13/2014


12/13/2014    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:  12/13/2014 , 01/10/2015 , 02/14/2015 , 03/14/2015 , 04/11/2015 , 05/09/2015


12/31/2014    Little Freddie King

Get your tickets TODAY for this great New Year's Eve party at the 100 Men DBA Hall in Bay St. Louis! Doors open at 8pm and the show starts at 9pm.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: 100 Men DBA Hall
Admission: $50
Hours: 8pm
Phone: 228-342-5770
Website: /www.100menhall.org/upcomingevents/

All Dates:  12/31/2014


1/23/2015-1/24/2015    Mystic Krewe of Pupseidon

An official Krewe for pups! Meeting of the Canine King, Queen, and Royal Court is at Harbor House in Diamondhead at 2pm on Fri, Jan 23. The Patron Party is at 7pm. On Sat, Jan 24 at 1pm, the Canines will Parade through Diamondhead! To Register, contact Kathy at 228-326-4804
City/State: Diamondhead , MS
Category: Arts
Location: Harbor House
Hours: 2pm & 7pm on Fri & 1pm on Sat.
Phone: 228.326.4804
Contact: Kathy , MS

All Dates:  01/23/2015-01/24/2015


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


2/16/2015    Mystic Krewe of the Seahorse

Mystic Krewe of the Seahorse gets its name from the USS Seahorse and the Battle of the Bay between the United States Navy and British Navy on 12/13/1814 and is the only parade on the Mississippi Gulf Coast on Lundi Gras
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Bay St. Louis Community Center
Admission: FREE!!!
Phone: 228-547-4873
Website: www.mystickreweoftheseahorse.com
Contact: Robin , MS

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 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


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