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Coastal Mississippi Meetings

By Beth D’Addono By their very nature, tourism marketing slogans set high expectations. Hyperbole is a baseline and marketing speak can lay it on thick. A few cases in point: Illinois is mile after MAGNIFICENT mile. North Dakota is LEGENDARY. South Carolina is JUST RIGHT. And farther afield…There’s NOTHING like Australia. You get the picture - sometimes the bragging rights can be a bit much. Then there are the times when the PR folks in the destination get it spot on. Take Coastal Mississippi for instance. Formerly known as Visit Mississippi…

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A Tour of Art on the Mississippi Gulf Coast

Everyone knows the Mississippi Gulf Coast is home to some of the finest seafood in the world, as well as some of the most pristine beaches around. But some might be surprised to find out what an eclectic art scene there is across the Coast. Between Ocean Springs, Biloxi and Bay St. Louis, there are numerous galleries and museums that are brimming with beautiful works of art. Walter Anderson Museum of Art Arguably the most famous artist to ever live on the Coast, Walter I. Anderson (1903-1965) is recognized as an American master, and his…

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8 Fun Off-Site Meeting and Retreat Activities

Whether you’re planning a team-building retreat or a group activity for conference attendees, there are a ton of exciting options on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. From coastal cruises to brewery tours, we know you’ll find the perfect off-site activity for your group on the Coast! Here are 8 activity ideas to get you started: 1. Kayak or paddle coastal waterways If you’re looking for team building with a scenic route, we’ve got you covered. Kayak or paddle the beautiful Biloxi Bay, Old Fort Bayou, or one of the many other blueways on the Coast…

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