Public/Media Relations Manager


Water conditions will not dampen your fun in Coastal Mississippi

COASTAL MISSISSIPPI (June 26, 2019) – Coastal Mississippi is actively working with agencies dedicated to monitoring the conditions of the Mississippi Sound. The safety of visitors and residents is of the utmost importance, and the official destination marketing organization for the region is dedicated to providing the most timely and accurate information to travelers.

As the region is situated along the Gulf of Mexico, these natural occurrences do take place, and other coastal destinations have experienced similar conditions. Coastal Mississippi is taking every measure to protect its residents, visitors and natural resources in tandem with official state agencies. 

“Our beaches are just the beginning of exciting and relaxing experiences available in Coastal Mississippi. We know that visitors to the region are seeking an array of activities such as headlining entertainment, gaming, attractions and other natural resources, and they can create their own unique adventure with every visit to the destination. We welcome everyone to experience the splendors of The Secret Coast,” said Coastal Mississippi CEO Milton Segarra.

At this time, visitors can still enjoy most fresh water and all salt water opportunities extending beyond the affected areas throughout the region, including kayaking, paddle boarding, excursions to barrier islands and fishing experiences.

Coastal Mississippi recommends that visitors explore: award-winning attractions, incredible golfing, shopping in each coastal community, unique tours and sightseeing opportunities, music and headlining entertainmentbreweriesnon-stop gaming, fishing experiences, mouth-watering restaurants and much more! 

Information regarding current beach closures can be found on the Beaches, Boating and Water Activities page of here: Additional itinerary ideas are listed below.

Coastal Mississippi is an organization charged with promoting South Mississippi as a tourism and convention destination worldwide. Its mission centers on attracting ever-increasing numbers of leisure, convention, sports and business visitors to the area. It is dedicated to maximizing the travel and tourism industry for South Mississippi.
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