The 15th Annual Gulf Coast Veterans Day Parade will be held on Saturday, November 7, at 11 am in downtown Gulfport. Following the parade, The Red White & Blue in the Park Festival is open from 10am-5pm in Jones Park. There will be musical entertainment, food vendors, arts/crafts and food vendors.
This year’s Christmas on the Water event will be held December 5, 2015. This is the yearly fundraiser for the Mississippi Gulf Coast Attractions Association.
The cruise follows the Mississippi Gulf Coast and includes the historical Lights on the Water Parade in Biloxi, ending with spectacular fireworks. The cruise begins around 4:30 p.m. in the Gulfport Small Craft Harbor and returns around 9:30 p.m. You will be served heavy hor d’oeuvres and a cash bar will be available.
For tickets or more information, call Janice at 228.388.1431 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Enjoy your cruise, and, even though it is way early, let me be the first to wish you a “Merry Christmas”!!!
Do you like to travel with your pet? Or enjoy your pet’s company at mealtime? But then hate to leave the little (or large) fellow at home or in your room when you go out to enjoy the restaurants on the Gulf Coast of Mississippi? Well, you don’t have to look into those sorrowful, soulful eyes and tell him/her to “Stay!” any longer! Here is a short list of pet-friendly restaurants locally!
The Shed BBQ & Blues Joint
7501 HWY 57
Ocean Springs, MS, US 39565
Shaggy’s Biloxi Beach
1763 Beach Blvd
Biloxi, MS, US 39530
The Grind Coffee & Nosh
934 Cedar Lake road
Biloxi, MS, US
The Blind Tiger
119 N. Beach Boulevard
Bay St. Louis, MS
112 Jeff Davis Ave
Long Beach, MS 39560
110 Rue Magnolia
Recommended that you call in advance to confirm outdoor seating.
For additional pet-friendly restaurants in South Mississippi, please follow these links:
Always remember your Pet Etiquette when dining out with Fido:
- Keep Fido on a leash at all times;
- Fido doesn’t belong on the table, chairs, or stools;
- It is impolite to feed Fido from the table;
- Fido should always observe his/her inside voice and not bark to disturb other diners.
Just a little research on the Internet will find you several Haunted Houses, real and staged, and related events in Gulfport. Here are just a few that you might want to check out!
Terror on the Coast, 3450 Giles Road, just off U.S. 49 and 34th Street, http://www.sunherald.com/news/local/counties/harrison-county/article37960620.html
Gregory House, http://www.hauntedhouses.com/states/ms/gregory_house.htm
Catacombs of Terror, Barksdale Pavilion in Jones Park http://www.gulfcoast.org/visitors/events/index.cfm?EventID=6615
Into the Woods / Haunted Trail, 27460 Road 310, Gulfport http://www.gulfcoast.org/visitors/events/index.cfm?showweek=1&cdate=10-25-2015
Stroll the streets of downtown Gulfport for relaxed shopping and dining, view the beautiful harbor, or take a “three-hour” tour of the Gulf!!!
Murky Water Blues & BBQ
Ship Island Excursions
South Mississippi Charters
Tony’s Brick Oven
Vintage Vault Co
Back on the Rack Upscale Resale
Sea Grapes Wine Cafe
The Guest House at Gulfport Landing