Home » attractions

You can't go wrong on Mississippi's Great River Road: Click on the community buttons at left to explore our attractions by cities and communities, or peruse this Road-wide list, which is arranged alphabetically by subject.

41st Annual A’Fair in Hernando

Southaven 35th Annual SpringFest   Apr 21-25, 2015   Check for times   Snowden Grove Park, 6208 Getwell Rd, Southaven   The City of Southaven will celebrate its 35th Birthday.  Great entertainment, extraordinary carnival midway including a variety of kiddie, … Continue reading

5th Annual Mumbo Gumbo Cook-Off

5th Annual Mumbo Gumbo Cook-Off Mar 1, 2015 10:00am Fillin’ Station Grille West, 4840 Venture Dr, Southaven Join us for the cook-off with live music and all of the gumbo you can eat! For more information, visit www.fillinstationgrille.com or call … Continue reading

Arena at Southaven

7360 Hwy. 51 Southaven, MS 38671 662-890-7275 www.southaven.org/index.aspx?nid=186 The multi-purpose arena has been the host to the Crystal Ball, flea markets, dog shows, expos, gun and knife shows and civil war shows.

Arkabutla Lake & Campground

3905 Arkabutla Dam Road Coldwater, MS 38618 662-562-6261 www.mvk.usace.army.mil/lakes/ms/arkabutla Located just seven miles from Hernando. The 40,704 acre lake was created by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and is rated one of the top five crappie fishing lakes in the country and … Continue reading

BancorpSouth Sports Center

3335 Pine Tar Alley Southaven, MS 38671 662-890-7275 www.snowdengrovebaseball.com Located in Snowden Grove Park, kids of all ages can enjoy indoor batting practice, soccer practice, putt-putt golf, arcade and snack bar.

Bazinsky Park

120 Bazinsky Road (off South Frontage Rd. near Home Depot) 601-634-4514 (Vicksburg Sports and Recreation Dept.) 3 softball fields, 1 baseball field, bathrooms, batting cages, concession areas, and open areas.

Breakfast with Santa at the Ice House

Breakfast with Santa at the Ice House   Dec 13   8:00am-12:00pm   Mid-South Ice House, 10705 Ridgeway Industrial Dr, Olive Branch   Enjoy breakfast 8am, 9am or 10am, then ice skate and visit with Santa. Tickets $20 (+tax).Non-eating/skating parents … Continue reading

Brunch with Santa at Bonne Terre Inn

Brunch with Santa at Bonne Terre Inn Dec 21, 2014 10:00am-1:00pm Bonne Terre Inn, Ashley Hall; 4715 Church Rd, Nesbit Come eat, relax and make memories for a life time at Ashley Hall Ball Room. For more information or to … Continue reading

Catfish Row Children’s Art Park

Downtown on Levee Street Vicksburg, MS 39183 601-636-3411 601-634-4553 A creative adventure into the history of the Mississippi River and the fabulous paddle wheel steamboats that once traveled its mighty waters. Enjoy all the sights and musical sounds within the … Continue reading

Cedar Hill Farm

008 Love Road Hernando, MS 38632 662-429-2540 www.cedarhfarm.com Open year-round for agricultural field trips, paintball, petting zoo, pony rides, beautiful picnic areas and a restaurant opened seasonally to the public. Yearly events include Easter egg hunts, blackberry and strawberry picking, … Continue reading

Chotard Landing Resort

350 Chotard Lake Rd. 601-279-4282 Fishing on Mississippi River oxbow lakes and hunting within 20 minutes on over 100,000 acres of public land. Bait and fishing supplies available as well as a boat ramp. Located 30 miles north of Vicksburg, … Continue reading

Culkin Baseball

5425 Mt. Alban Rd. 601-638-9395 The Culkin Athletic Association is home to a local little league and to tournaments. Find information about tournaments at www.psa360.com

Delta Children’s Museum

323 S. Main Street Greenville, MS 38701 662-332-2246 Come and join our museum for a delightful year of entertainment designed for the entire family and take a ride on our 1901 Armitage Herschell Carousel in our DCM Pavilion at the … Continue reading

Delta Conservation and Demonstration Center

422 Feather Farms Road Metcalfe/Mid-Delta Regional Airport Grounds Greenville, MS 38701 662.332-0400 Established in 1999 as a living, growing and learning center, this 638-acre facility demonstrates Delta-specific conservation practices in a working farm environment.  In addition to learning about Delta … Continue reading

Delta National Forest

Lower Delta Partnership 662.873.6261 Delta National Forest, the only National bottomland hardwood forest, is located in Sharkey County and offers unlimited photo opportunities for photographers as well as habitat for many wildlife species

Delta Paintball Park

1550 Archer Range Road Leland, MS 38756 662-820-0067 820-0550 www.deltapaintballpark.com

DeSoto Outfitters, LLP

601-636-2977 By appointment only. Services available: duck, deer, hog, quail hunting, fishing, hand-grabbing. DeSoto Outfitters is located in Vicksburg and utilizes approximately 100 acres of DeSoto Island. The island was formed when the Mississippi River changed its course in 1876. … Continue reading

Disc Golf

5633 Tulane Rd Horn Lake, MS 37632 662-781-4529 www.hornlakeparks.com Disc Golf is a sport played much like traditional golf. The two major differences are the equipment and the cost. Rather than clubs and balls, disc golfers use flying discs (commonly … Continue reading