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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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6/05/2015    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:  06/05/2015 , 07/03/2015 , 08/07/2015 , 09/04/2015 , 10/02/2015 , 11/06/2015 , 12/04/2015


6/12/2015-6/13/2015    Third Annual BBQ Cook-Off & Classic Car Show

Bring the familty for a day full of BBQ fun at McLeod Park in Kiln, MS! There will be Live Music, delicious BBQ, a Classic Car Show, & a Silent Auction. Food served 11am - 3pm.
City/State: Kiln , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: 8100 Texas Flat Road
Admission: $10 adults; $5 children; 6 & under are free!
Hours: 11am - 6pm
Phone: 228-669-1597

All Dates:  06/12/2015-06/13/2015


6/13/2015    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:  06/13/2015 , 07/11/2015 , 08/08/2015 , 09/12/2015 , 10/10/2015 , 11/14/2015 , 12/12/2015


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


6/26/2015-6/27/2015    1st Annual Pirate Day in the Bay Festival

LIVE MUSIC, Vendors, Food, Pirates, and a Pub Crawl are just a few of the fun things planned for this new festival. It will be held on Beach Blvd between DeMontluzin Avenue and Court Street. There will be a VIP Patron Party on 6/25 from 6PM - 8PM.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Beach Blvd.
Hours: 3PM Fri - 10PM Sun
Phone: 662- 617-9422
Website: www.piratedayinthebay.com

All Dates:  06/26/2015-06/27/2015


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


7/17/2015-7/19/2015    Bay Hoops Summer Invitational

Boys & Girls Division, grades 6 - 12. Basketball is not a game. it's a way of life. 1st and 2nd Place Trophy for each division.
City/State: Bay St. Louis , MS
Category: Festivals
Location: Bay St. Louis
Admission: $200 per team
Phone: 228-493-2629
Contact: Galen Smith Sr. , MS

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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