Memorial Day EventsPlanning a trip to Coastal Mississippi for Memorial Day? Choose from some of the top events taking place during the long weekend below! 

C-USA 2019 Baseball Championships at MGM Park

Taking place daily from May 22-26, the entire family can cheer for their favorite team during this high-energy tournament! Enjoy America's favorite pastime at MGM Park, home of the Biloxi Shuckers, complete with local cuisine and craft brews. Tickets are $15 per game; more information can be found here. 

Jazz in the Pass 

Take in the sounds of regional jazz artists in the charming coastal town of Pass Christian. Starting at noon, hear the sounds of saxophonist Jordan Chalden, the David Knorr Quartet, Da Real Band and Starz. The event is free to attend and features local food, drink and arts vendors. More information can be found here. 



Sounds by the Sea - Gulfport

Presented by the Gulf Coast Symphony, enjoy an open-air concert featuring patriotic selections and fireworks. Be sure to bring your picnic baskets, lounge chairs, and blankets for this free entertainment. The event begins at 6 p.m.; more information can be found here. 

Reminiscing Under the Depot Oaks

Alice Moseley Museum presents an “Evening Under The Oaks” reminiscing with Vocalist and Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame member Dickey Lee! Come sit, listen and enjoy the early days of rock n roll, country music and tales of yesteryears greatest stars and legends. This event is free to attend on May 25; more information here. 

Mississippi Memorial Day Blowout 

This high-octane event is sure to sure to please with a wide array of activities including racing classes, street war racing, eight bike show classes and live music. Event takes place daily May 24-27; more information can be found here. 

Headliner Entertainment

Casino resorts offer headliner entertainment throughout the weekend, including: Kansas at Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, Randy Rogers Band at IP Casino Resort & Spa, Little River Band at IP Casino Resort & Spa, Trout vs. Gausha Live Boxing at Beau Rivage Resort & Casino and Ultimate Eagles Tribute: On the Border at Hard Rock Casino. 

King Master 

Extend your stay to experience the excitement of King Master, featuring a $100,000 first place, a $25,000 second place and a $15,000 third place prizes out of a field of 100 teams. King, Aggregate King, Cobia and Wahoo are the target fish. Weigh ins take place on Saturday, June 1 from 3-6 p.m., and winning teams will be awarded on Sunday at 10 a.m. 

Kick off your summer in Coastal Mississippi this Memorial Day! With 62 miles of scenic shoreline and unlimited possibilities, discover an authentic coastal experience for travelers of all ages and budgets of all sizes. Whether you're in need of relaxation or a weekend full of outdoor adventure, Coastal Mississippi offers something for everyone. Before you plan your itinerary, we've highlighted places to stay and things to do to ensure your stay in Coastal Mississippi is a memorable one here.