Mississippi Mercantile ‘Summer Fest’
One Gulfport business collaborated with a crew of artists and vendors for a weekend festival.
Mississippi Mercantile Company hosted it’s first-ever ‘Summer Fest’ on Saturday at their location next to Highway 53.
A wide range of food, furniture, jewelry, and art pieces were on sale and display by independent vendors and Mississippi Mercantile. Mississippi Mercantile Company Owner Ashley Smith said, “We love helping out locals. We want to bring as much into the local economy as we can and that’s one of the main reasons to have this, to bring out the local artists who bring out all the local people and try to keep everything right here in our community.”
Mississippi Mercantile Company is open from Thursday to Saturday on the first and third weekends of each month.