The 10 Best Trivia Nights in Mississippi!

Calling all history buffs, pop culture followers, tech gurus, and general knowledge enthusiasts: Trivia night is calling you. Mississippi has some of the best hot spots to test your intellect and compete for prizes—or just bragging rights. Gran your friends and head to these 10 best spots for trivia in Mississippi—who knows? You might learn something new.

1. Pig and Pint, Jackson, MS

This homey barbecue joint might seem like an unlikely spot for the city’s best trivia, but one trip and you’ll want to make it a weekly outing. Along with some of the best barbecue and beer in the state, their Monday night trivia is hosted by professionals who ask more than just the standard mindless questions. There’s up to $80 in gift cards at stake, so go claim your share.

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2. Thirsty Hippo, Hattiesburg, MS

Known primarily for their live music lineup, trivia night is not to be missed. Hosted by Challenge Entertainment, the game is free to join every Wednesday night at 7 p.m. They’ve also got a top notch food menu with rare finds, so come hungry.

3. Wayward Kraken, Biloxi, MS

This game-centered gastropub is the only one of its kind anywhere in Mississippi. Bring out your inner nerd knowledge during trivia night, where teams flex their brains for bragging rights. It’s going down every Wednesday starting at 7 p.m, and you won’t want to miss a single game!

4. Lost Pizza Co, Multiple, MS

Several locations throughout Mississippi gives you multiple chances to get your trivia game face on. The pizza here has been voted best in the state, so you and your team can get all the brainfood you need to power through tough questions. Prices are reasonable, ambiance is low key, and the food is top notch. 

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5. Fenian’s Pub, Jackson, MS

The best Irish pub in the city also has some of the best trivia nights you’ll find. Wednesdays will put your mind to the test while you chow down on better-than-pub-grub and kick back a few pints. It’s fun, engaging, and exciting, and is certain to bring out your inner competitive side.

6. The Porter, Hattiesburg, MS

Three rounds stand between you and the right to call yourself the Trivia Master. If you’re as smart as you think you are, there’s no better place to put your knowledge where your mouth it. They’ve got great food and beer selections to complete your experience. 

7. Dave’s Dark Horse Tavern, Starkville, MS

Team trivia takes two forms here: the regular crowd starts the evening around eight, while another late night round begins at 10:30. No matter which one you want to be a part, you can rest assured there’s no better place in the area to test your mental strengths. Take advantage of their late night happy hour specials that offer something for every preference.

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8. Huey’s, Southaven, MS

The Huey Burger isn’t the only thing this place is known for. Head here for brain-busting trivia nights that will keep your mind in constant thought. Trivia begins every Thursday at 7:30. 

9. Bonny Blair’s Sports Cafe, Brandon, MS

This neighborhood hangout attracts folks for lots of reasons (especially the wings!), but trivia night is not to be missed. Challenge Entertainment is your weekly host, and they’re as professional as they come. By far, this is one of the best spots to hang out with old friends and find new ones. 

10. Crooked Letter Brewing Company, Ocean Springs, MS

Tons of delicious eats paired with a game of trivia makes for the perfect evening in Ocean Springs. One of the town’s best kept secrets, this place is laid back yet never short on entertainment. Folks love coming here for just about any reason, even if trivia isn’t part of the night’s agenda. 

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