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Schedule of events for Cruisin' the Coast 2020

Here is the schedule for Cruisin' the Coast 2020. Cruisin' the Coast takes place from October 4th until October 11th this year. Sunday, October 4th Top of Form Bottom of Form View the Cruise, downtown Gulfport 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Cruise-In,…

Fourth of July fireworks around the Coast

Many people across the country are getting ready to celebrate their biggest Fourth of July holiday yet to ease some 2020 stress. Here on the Coast there are still ways to do so despite coronavirus concerns. Starting Friday, July 3rd…

Countdown to Noon Celebration at Lynn Meadows

Some families kicked off 2020 a little early today at Lynn Meadows Discovery Center in Gulfport with a countdown to noon. While most adults wait to watch the ball drop at midnight, these kids got the party started early at…

Sea Santa Sail-a-Bration

A holiday tradition in Long Beach featured boats outside of their natural habitat. The ‘Sea Santa Sail-a-Bration’ rolled Saturday night down Jeff Davis Avenue and past the town green among hundreds of parade-goers. Around 30 boats on their trailers were…

Christmas on the Coast

With Thanksgiving officially in the rear-view, it’s now time to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year. While it rarely feels like a winter wonderland in South Mississippi, Ocean Springs did their best to make it look like one.…

Sea Santa Sail-a-Bration in Long Beach

A unique holiday tradition in Long Beach is back again on Saturday for the ‘Sea Santa Sail-a-Bration.” This is a waterless boat parade the whole family can enjoy. All kinds of boats will be paraded down Jeff Davis Avenue and…

Annual Tree Lighting with Santa

This Thursday night, the City of Ocean Springs is planning for a magical kick-off to the Christmas season. Their annual ‘Tree Lighting with Santa’ event is expected to be their most jolly yet with games and activities and even appearances…

Thanksgiving events around the Coast

If you would like to take part in a community Thanksgiving meal and celebration, we have a few options for you to consider. The Feed my Sheep soup kitchen in Gulfport is preparing for its annual Thanksgiving Dinner for the…

Jackson County Fair takes place this week

The Jackson County Fair has been around for nearly a century and every year it grows bigger and better. Fair attendee Jessica Luce said, “We’re just having a great time. My little boy loves it. He would come every night,…

Cruisin' the Coast 2019 Schedule of Events

Here is a complete list of all the events going on for Cruisin' the Coast 2019 Saturday, October 5 Casino Entertainment Jesse Hill, 6-10 p.m., Scarlet Pearl Casino Resort, Scarlet’s Steaks & Seafood Unfazed Show Band, 8 p.m.-midnight, Hollywood Casino…

Cruisin’ the Coast needs volunteers

Volunteers are needed for the upcoming Cruisin’ the Coast. Thousands of people will descend on the Mississippi Gulf Coast to enjoy favorites like Cruise-ins, headline bands, oldies entertainment, a swap meet, and an auto auction. In 1996, the event showcased…

Finally Friday

TGIF! The weekend is upon us. As many are heading into the final day of your work week, we have some things you might want to consider while making your plans here on the Coast. News 25 Today’s Producer Porsha…

'Finally First Friday’ returns to Long Beach

Downtown Long Beach is getting ready for some Friday fun with a monthly event tomorrow. The September edition of Long Beach Live’s ‘Finally First Friday’ concert runs from 7 to 10 p.m. tomorrow at the McCaughan Town Green. Live music…

Labor Day Weekend fun on the Coast

It’s officially Labor Day Weekend and folks from all over the country are flocking to the area to enjoy all the Mississippi Gulf Coast has to offer. According to Coastal Mississippi there are always activities throughout the year happening on…

Mississippi Mercantile Company events in Gulfport

One area business is winding down following the holiday weekend, but there’s much more in the works for this month. Mississippi Mercantile Company partners with vendors to sell handcrafted and vintage home furnishings and décor. The store is open from…

Fourth of July weekend events

If you missed the fireworks shows last night, you still have plenty of chances for fun this weekend. Our Lady of the Gulf Crab Festival kicked off yesterday and continues today and tomorrow from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. in…