Planning to attend the Rapiscan Systems Classic but want to carve out time for the kids during your stay? No problem! Coastal Mississippi is a family's paradise, providing pristine beaches, interactive attractions, and thrilling outdoor excursions the entire family can enjoy off the green.
One Stop Shop
If you’re looking for a one-stop vacation spot, look no further than Margaritaville Resort in Biloxi. This property has it all: a luxurious hotel, a rooftop waterpark, a huge family entertainment center, restaurants, bars, and a gorgeous view of the Mississippi Sound. After the stiff competition on the green, let loose around this incredible multi-faceted property.
The tri-county region is full of family friendly accommodations that would be perfect for your stay during the Rapiscan tournament. Consider the Oasis Resort at Centennial Plaza. Enjoy the 3-acre water playground, complete with a splash-pad and lazy river overlooking the beautiful Mississippi Gulf and on-site dining options the kids are sure to enjoy. For a walkable downtown environment, consider The Roost in Ocean Springs, a boutique hotel in walking distance of both the beach and heart of Ocean Springs. Want to feel like you're at home? Browse our vacation rentals for options with more privacy. Regardless of preference or budget, Coastal Mississippi has accommodations suited for your family.
Ways to Play
Outside the tournament, there's so much to discover in Coastal Mississippi. One of our most exciting attractions is the great outdoors! We have plenty of ways for families to take advantage of experiencing the #mscoastlife. Whether it's biking our downtown districts, booking a charter to fish or crab in our beautiful Gulf, or enjoying an eco-tour to learn about our diverse wildlife, we encourage you to explore our 62 miles of scenic coastline.
In addition to our thrilling outdoors, Coastal Mississippi boasts several indoor attractions that will hold everyone's attention. The Lynn Meadows Discovery Center in Gulfport offers plenty of space for imaginations to run wild. The old school building turned interactive museum offers multiple floors of fun and hands-on activities. For a truly wild time, visit Ocean Adventures Marine Park, offering guests an up-close experience with dolphins, sea lions, stingrays, sharks, and birds! And for even more science fun, INFINITY Science Center provides hands-on activities as well as 35,000 square feet of scientific exhibit space that allows guests to explore the biodiversity of the region, the ocean's depths and the farthest reaches of outer space.
Where to Eat
Even if you're not playing in the tournament, just watching a golf game can work up an appetite. Many of our restaurants are a perfect place to bring the whole family, with entertainment options and wide open dining spaces that will be fun to experience as a group. Our wide selection of beachside eateries like Shaggy’s and The Blind Tiger provide kid-friendly menus coupled with outstanding views of the Gulf. Some restaurants even provide games like Jenga to keep the kids entertained after their meal. If pizza is the name of your game, Sal and Mookie's provides endless options for toppings to suit even the pickiest of eaters. And some downtown restaurants like Glory Bound Gyro Co. are in walking distance of shopping, parks, and other activities to explore after your meal.
You’re sure to have a great time no matter how you choose to spend your down time in Coastal Mississippi! See you before, during, and after the tournament!