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My Secret Coast

We’re thrilled to announce the “My Secret Coast” contest! Our region is full of hidden gems, be it an historical or unique cultural attraction, a locals-favorite coffee shop off the beaten path, or the best fishing pier along our 62 miles of scenic coastline – your favorite “secret” places are what make Coastal Mississippi the unique destination that it is. We are asking locals to submit either a picture or a video celebrating their “secret” coast, showcasing the safe and healthy ways to experience Coastal Mississippi.

The contest runs October 1 – December 15, 2020, and official winners will be chosen on December 16, 2020. The following prizes will be awarded:

Video Submissions

  • 1st Place - $5,000
  • 2nd Place - $2,500
  • 3rd Place - $1,500

Photo Submissions

  • 1st Place - $1,000

Entrants will also have the chance to win weekly prizes from Coastal Mississippi hospitality partners.

Don’t miss your opportunity to compete and share what you love most about Coastal Mississippi!

My Secret Coast Contest from Coastal Mississippi on Vimeo.

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