Halloween is the perfect time to enjoy a getaway to explore some of the spookiest experiences The Secret Coast has to offer! 

Before visiting, we encourage you to check with individual businesses on any potential changes to their availability and/or hours, but rest assured Coastal Mississippi is working diligently with our partners to ensure your safety and health is the top priority. Find out how in our Destination Promise of health and safety. 

Cedar Rest Cemetery Tour 2018

Photo by Lionel Haynes, Jr. for The Shoofly Magazine

Cemetery Tours 

If you are curious to learn more about the founding families of Moss Point, the Historic Griffin Cemetery Tour takes place every half hour from 9-11:30 a.m. on October 24. 

In Bay St. Louis, the Cedar Rest Cemetery Tour takes place October 31 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Members in period dress portray the citizens buried at Cedar Rest. 

Sunset on river

Photo by Jeff Wilkinson

Ghost Rides 

Starting September 25, book a spooky excursion with the Mystic Ghost Ride Company in Bay St. Louis. Nightly boat rides can accommodate up to 6 guests and take place at 5 p.m., 7:45 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. and last two hours. The tour runs from Bayou Caddy to Pearl River, where you can learn of local hauntings, explore the legends and lore of ghostly pirates (including famed pirate Jean Lafitte) and enjoy the thrill of the unknown. 

Pumpkin Patch

Corn Mazes and Pumpkin Patches

For a family-friendly adventure, plan a visit to one of the area's corn mazes and pumpkin patches! 

Southern Promiseland Corn Maze, located in Kiln, is open on Fridays and Saturdays from September 26 through October 31. The maze is open from 6-9 p.m. on Friday and from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. on Saturday. Keep in mind the maze is cash only (cost is $7 for ages 3-11, $8 for ages 12 and up, and under 2 are free with paying adult). The 10-acre attraction includes a corn maze, roping arena, cow-milking simulation, hayrides, farm animals, pumpkin patch, grass maze, cow trains and more! 

A&W Christmas Tree Farm & Pumpkin Patch, located in Moss Point, features a pumpkin patch, train and hay ride, fish pond, slide, photo spots and more! The farm is open on Fridays and Saturdays in October. 

Middleton Farms, located in Moss Point, offers options to pick your own pumpkin from the field or choose one after it's been picked along with enjoying train rides, mazes, pony rides, and more! Visit their site for designated hours of operation.

For more Halloween-inspired events and experiences, continue to visit the Events section of coastalmississippi.com!