The Mississippi Gulf Coast is home to several festivals year-round. Here is a list of festivals occurring along the Mississippi Gulf Coast and some highlighted festivals happening this quarter.
The D'Iberville BBQ Throwdown & Festival (February 24) offers live entertainment all day, arts and crafts, face painting, children's activities and games, pulled pork taste tent, and competition BBQ.
Gulf Coast BBQ & Bluegrass Festival (March 10-11) brings food, fun and fiddles together! Shop, eat and listen to the tunes as you stroll across three acres of food vendors, bluegrass bands, BBQ competitors, a kid's park, living history and cooking demonstrations.
Art in the Pass (April 7-8) features fine arts, crafts, live music, food vendors and more in Pass Christian overlooking the sparkling waters of the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Free Flowin' on the Riverfront (April 14) celebrates the beauty of the Pascagoula River with live music, food and art vendors, Pascagoula Run Kayak Race, Paddlepalooza, and a fireworks show to end the day.