attractions

Mississippi Aquarium opened Saturday

After years of anticipation, the Mississippi Aquarium opened its doors Saturday to the public for the first time ever. Saturday, the public was finally able to venture inside the long-awaited Mississippi Aquarium and have a proper housewarming for the new…

South Mississippi attractions

While some stretches of South Mississippi beaches are closed off to swimming and other water activities, there are still plenty of things to enjoy on the Coast. That’s the message Coastal Mississippi is hoping will be heard around the world.…

Big Play Family Fun Center Now Open

Family fun is all set to get the ball bowling at the Big Play Center in Biloxi. The doors are now open to the fun center at the Big Play Race Track in Biloxi. Twelve brand new bowling lanes, bumper…

First Splash Pad Coming to City of D’Iberville

While one splash pad opens in Harrison County, plans to open another have just been released. The City of D’Iberville will be getting its very first splash pad at Rudy Moran Park off Lamey Bridge Road. Residents will be able…

New Splash Pad in Biloxi

A new family attraction is making a splash in Biloxi today. The third splash pad in the city opened at 10:30 with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The county provided $25,000 for materials and labor. The splash pad offers water hoops,…

Non-Casino Amenities Growing on the Coast

Since Hurricane Katrina ravaged the Coast, the Gulf has been rebuilding with not only new casinos but also activities for the whole family. From the new Margaritaville Resort Biloxi to recently released plans for the Mississippi Aquarium in Gulfport, plans…

New Trampoline Park Coming to Gulfport

Yet another business is opening doors in Gulfport. Construction has begun on the new Altitude Trampoline Park next to Walmart off Highway 49. Other than a large open court of connected trampolines, the facility will offer a jousting battle beam,…

Dream Landing Amusement Park Meeting

Could a new amusement park be on its way to the Coast? One man is hoping so and he was looking for the Coast’s support tonight during an informative meeting on his proposed theme park “Dream Landing Adventure Park.” CEO…

Summer Tourism Hotspots

Today is not the official last day of summer but for some people, Labor Day weekend is the final hoorah of the summer season.