12 Best Winter Activities to Do in Mississippi!

The chill of winter is the ideal season to see the tranquil beauty of Mississippi. From enjoyable holiday festivities to incredible one-of-a-kind outdoor adventures, Mississippi has something that will surely delight everyone. During winter, Mississippi offers superb hunting grounds and impressive seafood options on the Gulf Coast. Here are 12 of our favorite winter activities in the Magnolia State.

Tallahatchie Hunts, Webb, MS

Tallahatchie Hunts offers an opportunity for outdoor lovers to have the best of what Mississippi offers. With thousands of acres of crops, hundreds of acres of hardwoods and marsh, and a vivacious deer population, this is the only spot you need for your hunting venture. Don't miss your chance to witness the beauty of the majestic deer of Tallahatchie Hunts.

Mid-South Ice House, Olive Branch, MS

The Mid-South Ice House is the hidden gem of the Greater Memphis Metropolitan Area. Whether you're a skating rookie or hockey expert, you can join the energy all year round. With NHL-regulation ice skating, youth hockey, figure skating, curling, and more, this is the place for all skill levels.

The Inn of Ocean Springs, Ocean Springs, MS

Tucked away in the heart of downtown Ocean Springs, the Inns of Ocean Springs offer a truly memorable stay for visitors looking for a luxurious adventure. With a collection of boutique hotels and bed & breakfasts with their own story and personality, these small hotels pack plenty of charm and high-end amenities into each suite. Book your stay with the Inns of Ocean Springs for your next romantic getaway or celebratory occasion.

Opera Mississippi, Jackson, MS

The music never stops in this stunning community. Join them for an array of captivating, vibrant musical events perfect for people of all ages and walks of life. From superior performances to meaningful and educational experiences, the possibilities are endless. Get ready to be elevated and entertained this season; it's music to everyone's ears.

Desporte's Seafood, Biloxi, MS

Tucked away in Biloxi is Desporte's Seafood, a stylish storefront evoking the days of old. Step inside and discover a treasure trove of local and global seafood, fresh Po' Boys, and tempting treats from around the globe. Dive in and enjoy the finest seafood the Coast has to offer.

Mississippi Children's Museum, Jackson, MS

Mississippi Children's Museum is an exciting place for exploration and discovery. From hands-on exhibits to engaging programs, this museum is committed to inspiring excellence and spark a love of learning. Check out the wonders of literacy, art, science, health, and of course, nutrition.

Gulfport Harbor Lights, Gulfport, MS

The Gulfport Harbor Lights Winter Festival is the perfect way to enjoy winter. See the enchanting glow of the holiday lights in beautiful Jones Park. Gather with friends and family for a magical evening of festive sights and sounds. Let the lights and music mesmerize you this winter.

Holiday Choral Spectacular, Hattiesburg, MS

Hattiesburg is starting its holiday season with a bang. Get ready to celebrate with the Symphony, choirs, and the festive spirit of the Annual Holiday Choral Spectacular. Get your tickets for this traditional Hattiesburg dive into to the season of joy — you won't want to miss it.

The Jeweled Christmas, Natchez, MS

The Jeweled Christmas tour is not to be passed up. Witness a dazzling display of seasonal cheer. Celebrate the season with a remarkable holiday twist, festive decorations, and beautiful jewelry from the South. Get ready to marvel at these twinkling holiday gems.

Mississippi Blues Marathon, Jackson, MS

The 17th Annual Mississippi Blues Marathon invites runners from all over Jackson, Mississippi, to participate in an unprecedented race. Take on the quest of a full or half marathon, or go for something a little more relaxed with the 10K or 5K course. As you race, enjoy the live music that will be playing before, during, and after the race to help keep your feet moving.

Natchez Literary and Cinema Celebration, Natchez, MS

The Natchez Literary and Cinema Celebration is back and better than ever for its 35th year. Witness life and death events in religious traditions, rituals, history, and grieving practices. Join and discover the heritage that can only be found in the Deep South.

Mardi Gras, Gulf Coast, MS

The Mardi Gras parade is a time-honored tradition that draws crowds from all over; revelers mix and mingle while competing for some of the most coveted treasures. The shouts of "Throw Me Something Mister" can be heard during this parade, and the generous Krewes are happy to oblige. Don't miss your chance to join the fun and collect your special pieces of Mardi Gras history.

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