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Celebrate Black History Month in Coastal Mississippi

Did you know that there are several places along The Secret Coast that are significant in African American History? This Black History Month, we encourage you to celebratethe progress we've made as a society by visiting each location. In this article, we will uncover exhibits and other points of interest regarding the origin of local African American movements. Keep reading to see where your self-guided tour of paying homage will begin…

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Your Wellness Guide to Coastal Mississippi

If you’re looking for the opportunity to rejuvenate the mind, body, and soul, then look no further! With world-class spas, healing yoga centers, and 26miles of white sandy beaches to explore at your own pace, our tri-county region will meet your every wellness need…

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Date Night Ideas

Make Coastal Mississippi the destination for your romantic getaway. With 62 miles of coastline, amicable weather, and a unique culture, you’ll find fun couple activities for every interest and budget…

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Gumbo Your Way (Featuring Coastal Mississippi Chefs)

In Coastal Mississippi, the winter months offer just as much sunshine as any other time of year, but that’s no reason not to indulge in one of our all-time favorite winter warmers: gumbo. This signature stew is inspired by French and African American cuisines, with rich and hearty flavors that warm both the heart and soul. The main components of gumbo include stock, roux, and the Creole “holy trinity” – onions, bell peppers, and celery. However, after that, the ingredients vary depending on who is making it. There is no right or wrong way to make it, but there are unlimited possibilities to an amazing pot of gumbo. We reached out to our local chefs to share their own unique take on this popular dish. Try each of their recipes below, and find out which one is your favorite…

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Winter 2021: 8 Fun Outdoor Activities to Do with the Whole Family

Winters can be frigid in some partsof the world, but not here in Coastal Mississippi! Our mild winter weather makes it an exciting time to head outside with the family. There are a variety of natural landscapes and tons of fun activities for even the littlest members of the family. Keep reading to learn about the best ways to spend time outdoors this season…

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2021 Cemetery Tours in Coastal Mississippi

Old Biloxi Cemetery Tour (Biloxi, MS) Every year in the month of October, the Old Biloxi Cemetery comes to life as live character reenactments take place. Attendees can visit a total of ten portrayals to learn more about the interred individuals there. It is a free self-guided tour that occurs continuously, so visit any time between 2-4 p.m. on October 17th or 5-7 p.m. on October 19th. Historic Griffin Cemetery Tour (Moss Point, MS) Learn about the founding families of Moss Point at the Historic Griffin Cemetery Tour, where six presenters will…

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Halloween in Coastal Mississippi: Fall 2021

It’s officially fall, and you know what that means! Time to pull out your costumes and spooky decorations, because we’re celebrating Halloween like there’s no tomorrow. There are countless ways to get into the Halloween spirit with events taking place all throughout Coastal Mississippi: cemetery tours, haunted houses, costume parties, pumpkin patches... You name it, we’ve got it…

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