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Explore Coastal Mississippi

Waveland

Known as “The Hospitality City”, Waveland is the only community in Coastal Mississippi which prohibits...

Bay St. Louis

“Best Place to Live in Mississippi,” one of the “Coolest Small Towns in America” and a “Top Ten Small Beach...

Diamondhead

Get active in this coastal gem! Play a round of couple’s tennis or gather a group for 18-holes. If you’re...

Pass Christian

View unforgettable historic homes and magnificent oaks during your time in “The Pass”. If you’re aiming to...

Long Beach

Beautiful scenery and a bicycle-friendly town makes this coastal gem a hidden treasure. Stop into any of the...

Cat Island

Cat Island is one of Coastal Mississippi's four barrier islands part of the Gulf Islands National Seashore....

Gulfport

From recreation to entertainment to incredible dining options, Gulfport offers something for everyone. Whether...

Biloxi

Once known as the “Seafood Capital of the World”, Biloxi offers both revival and relaxation in equal measure....

Ship Island

Ship Island is one of four barrier islands in Coastal Mississippi part of the Gulf Islands National Seashore....

D'Iberville

Rent a kayak and explore the Tchoutacabouffa River – as soon as you learn how to pronounce it. Stroll through...

Deer Island

Deer Island is located right off the coast of Biloxi, with its western tip only a few hundred yards from Hwy....

Ocean Springs

This “City of Discovery,” boasts a rich history, artistic flair, lush landscape and small-town appeal. Known...

Horn Island

In addition to Petit Bois, Horn Island is designated as an official wilderness area, as part of the Gulf...

Gautier

From inland bayous to Gulf of Mexico breezes, we guarantee your inner explorer will awaken as soon as you...

Pascagoula

Mississippi's Flagship City boasts incredible antebellum architecture and a rich 300-year history. Visit the...

Moss Point

Moss Point is the perfect place for outdoor enthusiasts of all ages, with the Pascagoula River Audubon Center...

Petit Bois Island

Since 1978, Petit Bois Island has held the designation of one of Coastal Mississippi's wilderness areas, a...

Coastal Communities


62 miles of beautiful coastline means a multitude of coastal communities to explore, each with a distinct personality and special charm. From the “Hospitality City” of Waveland in the West, all the way to the wildlife paradise of Moss Point in the East, each is a unique gem.

Discover one-of-a-kind shopping and exquisite art galleries. Savor expertly prepared cuisine, from fresh Gulf seafood to surprising international delights. Take a walk under live oaks and through history. Take a spin at our casinos or dance the night away to live music. Whether you’re seeking excitement or just a place to sit and take in the sunset, there’s a special place waiting for your visit.

So go on, have a look around. Then when you’re ready to come see us, we’ll be here to welcome you in, all across the Coast.