There’s no shortage of things to do and see in the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Among these are their must-see events that are guaranteed to bring fun, food, and culture to all its participants.
Here are the Mississippi Gulf Coast events to watch out for in 2018:
- Annual Winemakers Tour
April 5, 2018
IP Casino Resort Spa, Biloxi
Wine lovers in the Mississippi Gulf Coast will surely enjoy this annual wine-tasting event in Biloxi. Dubbed as the “largest wine tasting in South Mississippi,” the Annual Winemakers Tour offers over 80 brands of wines to sample and a variety of winemakers and winery owners to mingle with.
The Annual Winemakers Tour will be held in the IP Casino Resort Spa on Bayview Avenue. You may purchase tickets at the following locations: Drinx Wine & Liquor Warehouse, Maisano’s Fine Wine, or the Essentials Gift Shop.
- Art in the Pass
April 7-8, 2018
War Memorial Park, Pass Christian
Now on its 21st year, Art in the Pass continues to amaze participants with its unique art exhibits. Held in the historic War Memorial Park on East Scenic Drive, Art in the Pass draws in nearly 10,000 visitors who come to witness the stunning art pieces of over 100 artists. This annual art festival showcases paintings, sculptures, photographs, pottery, and many more. Art in the Pass is also held in conjunction with the Celebrate the Gulf Marine Education Festival, an event aimed to raise environmental awareness.
Art in the Pass will open on April 7-8, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- Free Flowin’ on the Riverfront
April 14, 2018
Lighthouse Park, Pascagoula
Join the residents of the Mississippi Gulf Coast in celebrating the beauty and wonder of the Pascagoula River. For the past five years, Free Flowin’ on the Riverfront has been treating participants to catchy live music, impressive artworks, and delicious food by the Pascagoula River. Participants can also paddle race across the river by joining the Pascagoula Run Kayak Race.
Free Flowin’ on the Riverfront starts at 12:00 noon until 8:00 p.m. Admission is free.
- Annual Crawfish Music Festival
April 20-22, 2018
Mississippi Coast Coliseum, Biloxi
There’s no better way to celebrate crawfish than at the Annual Crawfish Music Festival on the grounds of the Mississippi Coast Coliseum. Enjoy this three-day celebration with family and friends as you munch on perfectly boiled crawfish, jam to the energetic music, and try out the exciting midway rides.
Tickets to the Annual Crawfish Music Festival may be purchased in advance or on the day itself.
- Annual Southern Summer Arts and Craft Festival
May 5, 2018
Harrison County Fairgrounds, Gulfport
The Annual Southern Summer Arts and Craft Festival is one Mississippi Gulf Coast event that the whole family can enjoy. Held at the Harrison County Fairgrounds on Country Farm Road, this festival is complete with an arts and crafts show, bouncy houses, a flea market, and handmade crafts.
Tickets are required upon entry but parking is free. The Annual Southern Summer Arts and Crafts Festival will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 pm.
From activities to real estate properties, the Mississippi Gulf Coast has it all. If you’re looking for a coastal property along the Mississippi Gulf Coast, call Owen & Co. LLC at (228) 822-9870 or send an email to Info(at)OwenAndCo(dotted)com.