Mississippians love spending time outdoors. We're a community of sportsmen, and outdoor activities—hunting, archery, football, baseball—are a part of our culture. These are 10 of the best stores in the state for buying sporting goods.
Hobie's is owned by Jason Martin-Nez, who grew up with a deep love for the outdoors. He bought the Sports Center in Vicksburg and renamed it after an old nickname of his, then expanded to Brookhaven because he saw a need for quality sports equipment in the area. Hobie's is known for having an extensive selection of athletic equipment, hunting and fishing gear, and sportswear.
If you're looking for the best of anything in Oxford, chances are you'll find it on The Square. University Sporting Goods has been providing quality sports equipment and athletic apparel since 1966, but what they're most known for is their incredible selection of Ole Miss merchandise. If you're a Rebels fan, you have to stop by USG.
Athletic House has been a staple of the Mid-South's sports needs for over 30 years. Customers love that this business is locally owned and operated, and Doug Morgan, the owner, goes out of his way to ensure that everyone leaves happy. In addition to sports equipment and apparel, Athletic House provides silk screening, embroidering, custom lettering, and more.
Chandeleur Outfitters in Ocean Springs has everything you need for a day on the water. Whether you're boating, fishing, swimming, skiing, or just hanging out on the beach, you're sure to find what you're looking for at Chandeleur. Check out their excellent selection of sunglasses, including brands like Maui Jim and Costa!
Lonnie's is one of North Mississippi's premier sporting goods stores. If you're in the market for any hunting or fishing supplies, including apparel and footwear, Lonnie's is the place to go. They've been family-owned since 1969, and the owners pride themselves on helping customers find exactly what they're looking for.
Sportique is a sporting apparel boutique, offering top-of-the-line clothing from brands like Ugg, North Face, Patagonia, Seafolly, and more. Located in Ridgeland's upscale shopping center The Township, Sportique offers private fittings, so you're sure to find the perfect gear for swimming, skiing,
Green Canyon Outfitters is a cheerful little shop in vibrant downtown Bay St. Louis. They carry premier outdoor sporting apparel and gear, all in an inviting and warm environment. Of course there's plenty of beach apparel in this seaside town, but you'll also find gear for biking, hiking, running, and more.
Sports Specialty has been providing quality sporting goods to the Columbus area for 25 years. They specialize in team sales, including equipment, uniforms, and screen printing. The staff is extremely helpful and will be more than happy to help you get your whole team equipped from helmets to cleats for a reasonable price.
At Waldo Sports Center you'll find more than just hunting clothing and supplies; you'll find a passionate staff who are genuinely knowledgeable about the products they sell. They'll be more than happy to help you find just the right gear for whatever game you're hunting. They also provide services and tune-ups whenever needed.
Judge Little Co. was started over 50 years ago by Mr. Judge Little himself in order to provide quality sporting goods to Central Mississippi. Generations of athletes have made Judge Little Co. their home for all of their football, baseball, softball, basketball, and track needs.