Historic Ocean Springs L&N Depot

1000 Washington Avenue

Ocean Springs, MS 39564

Phone: (228) 875-4424

The Historic Ocean Springs L & N Depot in the heart of downtown is home to the Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce – Main Street –Tourism Bureau. Stop by to see this historic building and get brochures and tourism information.

Virtually tour the Ocean Springs L&N Depot!

  • L&N Depot

  • May 11, 2017

Enjoy an evening to sip and savor some of the best food and drink. There will be cooking demonstrations, live music, and more.

  • L&N Depot

  • Sep 16, 2017

Tentative Date

The festival incorporates vendors from the Ocean Springs Fresh Market and other local growers and producers of the Gulf Coast in an outdoor setting at the L&N Depot Plaza. The theme this year is “Let it Grow” with emphasis on the plants that feed us and the plants that beautify our world.

The Ocean Springs Branch of the Jackson/George Regional Library system will have information on how to access wonderful recipes, gardening tips and much else through your local library. The Jackson County Master Gardeners will be on hand to answer all your gardening and growing questions.

Organized by Ocean Springs Fresh Market and Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce – Main Street – Tourism Bureau, the festival celebrates and promotes local and regional food, plant products from small producers in the area and local restaurants.

  • Downtown Ocean Springs

  • Nov 4, 2017 - Nov 5, 2017

Named in honor of the late master potter, Peter Anderson, this fine arts and crafts festival celebrates the arts with more than 400 booths of artists and crafters from all over the United States and beyond.  From oil paintings to pottery, hand-made jewelry, digital portraits, American folk toys, metal works and so much more, spectators can enjoy a festive weekend joined live music, coastal and ethnic foods surrounded by the Walter Anderson Museum of Art and more than 100 shops, restaurants and galleries set outside amongst 300 year old Oak Trees. The festival is presented by Blue Moon.

AAA Southern Traveler’s Travel Treasure – Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival
ABA’s Top 100 Events 2014 – Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival
Life on the Water Magazine’s Best on the Water Top 10 Small Towns
Southeast Tourism Society’s Shining Example Award for Festival of the Year attendance over 100,000 – Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival
Southeast East Tourism Society’s Top 20 Event 2014, 2015, 2016 – Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival
Mississippi Magazine’s M-List Best Festival 2015 – Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival