The 14 Most Romantic Places in Mississippi!
From downtown arts communities to quaint villages, Mississippi is going to give you the romantic experience you’re looking for. So if you find yourself in Mississippi in search of something special to do with your loved one, enjoy any of these 14 dreamy places in the Magnolia State.
If you're looking for an upscale shopping experience in the Jackson Area, you'll love Renaissance at Colony Park. The elegant buildings in this shopping center are home to some of the finest retailers in the area, all on beautifully-landscaped grounds accented by mosaic fountains. Pamper yourself during your day of shopping with a trip to the spa and a nice lunch at one of their several dining options.
Ocean Springs is a quiet little artsy community on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, and their downtown is home to some of the best shopping in the area. Stroll down charming streets and browse unique boutiques and galleries to find just the right gift for your loved ones and something for yourself, of course!
Fondren is Jackson’s arts district, and there are tons of funky and cool shops to choose from in this neighborhood. Make a day of browsing through owner-operated boutiques, visual art galleries, antique stores, and dining options. You're sure to find something you can't find anywhere else!
According to Oxford's tourism website, The Square has been an important economical center in Oxford since the town was incorporated in 1837. Among the rich variety of shops, you'll find Neilson's, which was founded in 1839.
Canton is another beautiful example of a shopping district located in a historic square. Canton's square is centered around its original courthouse, and features many shops, including The Emporium - a one-of-a-kind marketplace which is home to over 40 vendors. According to the Canton tourism website, The Square has been featured in five major motion pictures!
Natchez is the oldest permanent settlement on the Mississippi River, and the historic downtown area is the perfect place to do some shopping. Take some time to enjoy the beautiful old homes and natural scenery as you walk down the river walks and browse through the shops and restaurants.
You don’t have to look far to find quaint Southern charm in Mississippi, and the Shadowlawn Bed and Breakfast provides just that. This Antebellum Mansion with “all the modern conveniences of today” features gourmet breakfasts, jet tubs, plush bedding, and even a romance package for those looking for something extra special!
It doesn’t get quite as romantic as a rustic farm getaway. Boasting 33 acres of stunning countryside and a wonderful bed and breakfast right on the property, this is the ideal place to get some alone time with your significant other. With fresh products and blossoming gardens, Willowdale Farm is a place to experience.
Southaven is located in DeSoto County, just across the state line from the city of Memphis. According to the Mississippi Gazetteer, which tracks population growth, the city is expected to continue to grow into the next decade. With the population booming, it makes sense that this area would be home to such a wide variety of shopping.
Step away from the bustle of the city and escape to a sprawling botanical garden. In 1973 Mynelle Westbrook Hayward’s garden was acquired by the city of Jackson. Since then, these seven beautiful acres have been available for public viewing. With a peaceful pond and beautiful bridges, this place will relax you from the moment you step inside.
Located just east of Jackson, Outlets of Mississippi is the largest outlet mall in the state. According to its Wikipedia page, the shopping center is made up of 76 stores. No matter what you're looking for, you're sure to find it here. There's even a playground for the kids, so bring the whole family!
12. The Promenade, D'Iberville, MS
One of the newer shopping centers in Mississippi, The Promenade is well-known for its selection of big-name stores and delicious restaurants. Spend the day shopping, the evening dining, and then check out the nearby nightlife and casinos for the complete local experience.
Highland Village is an upscale shopping destination located in Jackson. Specialty stores, jewelers, and designer shops are laid out around a courtyard and a plaza, with some of the region's best dining found throughout. Take a Pilates class or browse the nearby Chevrolet dealership while you're there!
This eclectic little beach town is just this side of Louisiana, and the New Orleans influence is obvious. Make a day out of exploring this town with its unique shops, colorful residents, and delicious seafood restaurants. From local artists and artisans to trendy boutiques, you'll love Bay St. Louis.