Cue the fireworks! The 4th of July is right around the corner and we have everything you need to know about the celebrations leading up to Independence Day.


June 30

32nd Annual Our Lady of the Gulf Crab Festival
A 4th of July Weekend tradition, the Crab Festival is a fun event for the entire family taking place on June 30 - July 2 in Bay St. Louis. This free festival features fresh seafood, live music, arts & crafts booths, rides, raffles, crab races, and much more.


70th Annual Mississippi Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo
The whole family will enjoy this award-winning event featuring fireworks, fishing, live music, carnival rides, kids activities, vendors and more. Catch this fun event during June 30 – July 4 at Jones Park in Gulfport.


Headliner Entertainment
4th of July Weekend brings some great live entertainment to the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Get the Independence Day celebrations started with Lynyrd Skynyrd at the Beau Rivage or Bush at the IP.


July 1

Back Bay Biloxi Fireworks
Enjoy this incredible free fireworks show in Biloxi’s Back Bay sponsored by IP Casino Resort and Scarlet Pearl Casino. For a great view, we recommend the top floor of either casino’s parking garage.


4th of July Fireworks in Waveland
Enjoy a fireworks show, live music and authentic cuisine at this Independence Day celebration brought to you by the City of Waveland! 


Headliner Entertainment
The entertainment continues on Saturday with a dynamic, live show by Randy Houser at Hard Rock Casino.

July 2

Headliner Entertainment
Keep the party going on Sunday with a live performance by Louisiana native Sammy Kershaw at Hollywood Casino Gulf Coast. 


July 3

Ocean Springs 4th of July Fireworks Show
Set up your blankets and chairs at Fort Maurepas Park or Front Beach and enjoy this spectacular fireworks show. Be sure to bring the kiddos and take advantage of the park’s splash pad and playground.


July 4

Fireworks Shows
Celebrate Independence Day with a bang! The Mississippi Gulf Coast will be lit up all night with huge fireworks displays along the Coast. Don’t miss the beautiful fireworks shows in Biloxi, Gulfport and Pascagoula.


Independence Day Extravaganza at MGM Park
Enjoy America’s pastime at MGM Park as the Biloxi Shuckers take on the Pensacola Blue Wahoos. Stick around after the game for a fireworks show that will light up the sky above MGM Park!


Happy 4th of July, y’all!


*please follow local fireworks ordinances to avoid any penalties or fines