new year’s eve

Firework sales during COVID-19

Many firework stands across the Gulf Coast have had a tough time getting fireworks in time for the new year due to the coronavirus. Local firework businesses are not letting that affect them. Although firework sales are…

Liquor sales flowing around the Coast

Liquor sales have been flowing well here in South Mississippi according to one locally-owned store. While COVID-19 restrictions did slow down sales at the beginning of the year, things picked back up when COVID restrictions were loosened…

New Year’s Beach Cleanup in Harrison County

New Year’s celebrations have come and gone, but there are still some reminders left of the holiday. The Harrison County Sand Beach Department spent the day cleaning up all the trash and firework debris left behind from New Year’s Eve.…

New Year’s Eve Balloon Drop at Margaritaville

The Margaritaville Resort in Biloxi celebrated the New Year with a balloon drop of their own. The resort did their first drop at 7 with another one at 10 and midnight. Hundreds packed into the entertainment center to enjoy half-priced…

Firework stands staying busy

With the clock ticking down on 2019, the people of the Coast are preparing to light up the sky to celebrate the New Year. Fireworks are flying off the shelves at Snap, Krackle, Pop Fireworks in Biloxi ahead of the…

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…

Setting off fireworks: is it legal?

Do you have plans to set off fireworks tomorrow for New Year’s Eve? If so, you might want to listen up. News 25’s Kristen Anzuini tells us where you can and cannot set off fireworks legally. This New Year’s Eve,…

New Year’s Pet Safety

While the upcoming New Year’s Holiday is a time for celebration, it can also be a scary time for your pet. The Humane Society of South Mississippi says to make sure all pets are secured either inside or in a…

Firework sales on the Coast

For those of you ready to light up the sky in style on New Year’s Eve, there are plenty of firework choices for you here on the Coast. Virginia Anderson with the ‘Snap, Crackle, Pop’ Fireworks Tent in Biloxi says…

New Year’s Eve Balloon Drop at Margaritaville

Also in Biloxi there’s a family friendly party with live entertainment. You don’t have to wait until midnight to bring in the New Year with a ‘pop.’ Margaritaville Resort is hosting three exciting balloon drops in the family entertainment center.…