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Let the Good Times Keep Rolling... Safely!

There’s no question that this year’s Mardi Gras will look different than most, but the spirit of Carnival lives on in Coastal Mississippi! From cultural exploration to unique culinary delights and more, there are still so many ways for residents and visitors to let the good times KEEP rolling on The Secret Coast - safely…

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Best Al Fresco Dining in Coastal Mississippi

What pairs best with authentic coastal cuisine? Outdoor ambience! In addition to the best fresh-caught seafood and the most innovative menus you’ll find in the Southeastern United States, Coastal Mississippi boasts a variety of restaurants with incredible al fresco dining experiences. Al fresco dining, or dining outside, is the preferred method of eating on the coast, whether it be a quick solo lunch or a shared family meal. Enjoy a shrimp po-boy as you watch the waves roll in from the Gulf of Mexico, or savor chargrilled oysters over…

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Date Night Ideas

Looking to get away with your sweetheart this Valentine's Day? Consider Coastal Mississippi as your backdrop for rest, relaxation, and romance. And maybe some adventure thrown in! With 62 miles of coastline to explore, we have enough to see and experience to keep your itinerary booked and your passion kindled. Our breadth of beaches, boating, and fishing excursions are perfect for adventure seekers, while our history trails, birding opportunities, and eco-tours suit our nature enthusiasts. If it’s a weekend of leisure you seek, our list of…

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An Event Planner Shares Why Coastal Mississippi is a Playcation Destination

“Wow! That’s how I feel when I talk about Coastal Mississippi.” Bert Wells, CEO of Sugar Bert Boxing Promotions, held the Green Belt Challenge Tournament in Coastal Mississippi early 2020 and has plans to hold another tournament in the area in 2021. Wells was kind enough to share a little bit about his experience planning an event in Coastal Mississippi. “Coastal Mississippi has a lot to offer.” When asked why he chose Coastal Mississippi, Bert explained that the family-friendly activities and affordability made it the perfect place for his…

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Coastal Mississippi is a Meeting Experience like No Other

Still relatively undiscovered by the masses, Coastal Mississippi is filled with all the crowd-pleasing amenities and activities your meeting attendees are looking for — without feeling, well, crowded. Along our 62-mile coastline you’ll discover sandy shores, golfing greens, authentic coastal cuisine, world-class casino resorts and some of the best shopping in the South. With a variety of flexible meeting spaces and accommodations throughout the region, you'll have everything you need to make sure your event is perfect. And with our dedicated…

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There’s Room to Roam When You Host Your Sporting Event in Coastal Mississippi

From parks, to museums, to casinos, or to the miles of beautiful beaches that fill our Coast, sporting events in Coastal Mississippi have an unforgettable backdrop and an agenda that’s jam-packed with things to do for attendees of all ages. “Entertainment for all ages really sets us apart,” says Marquez Singleton, Sports Development Manager at Coastal Mississippi. “When I speak to tournament organizers, that is something that is appealing to them.” Bringing the whole family to our destination for a tournament or sporting event means every event…

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