There is always something to celebrate in Mississippi’s cities by the bay! Whether it’s an impromptu beach bash, an instant party when the dice roll your way, the monthly Art Walk, or a variety of seasonal festivities, the calendar is always full. Plan your trip accordingly, or just create your own celebration when you arrive!

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Current Festivals & Events

3/13/2020 – Studio Waveland & Gallery

Opening reception

A sculpture exhibition of diverse works by six sculptors navigating life through their art, through inspirations of poetry and the natural world, color and shape, geographic surroundings, the parallels between the body and architecture and ideas of balance and the human condition.  Curated by Wayne Amedee.

Location:  228 Coleman Avenue Waveland, MS
Admission:
Hours: 5pm – 9pm
Phone: 504-914-9618

3/13/2020 – Waveland Food Truck Friday

Come to see us at our Waveland food truck Friday and don’t forget your lawn chair and blanket.

Location: Coleman Ave, Waveland, MS
Admission: Free to the public
Hours: 5pm-8pm

3/14/2020 – “Soup”er Mudfest 2020

The Official 12th Annual “Soup”er Mudfest Old Town Bay St. Louis.   Buy your bowl for $20 (Cash Only) under the tent at the corner of Second & Main.
Bowls will be sold from 3:30 till 5:30.
Tour Old Town Businesses to enjoy a tasting of over 20 soups.

Location: Old Town Bay St. Louis
Admission: Free
Hours: Bowl’s will be sold from 3:30pm-5:30pm
Phone: 228-463-1670

3/14/2020 – Second Saturday Artwalk

Held in historic Old Town Bay St. Louis the second Saturday of every month, art, fun, music, food, and shopping are yours to enjoy in this pedestrian-friendly event sponsored by the Old Town Merchants Association.

March Hot Spots: Bodega Spirit and Liquor & PJ’s Coffee
Location: Old Town Bay St. Louis
Admission: Free
Hours: Hot Spot Activities are 10am-7pm – Live Music 4pm-7pm
Phone: 228-209-1325

3/14/2020 – CANCELLED St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Waveland Civic Association

Line up will be on Waveland Ave. and we will run the same route, down Central to Colman Ave. then Beach Blvd, where small floats will turn up Waveland Ave and big floats will turn up Lakeshore Road!

Location: Waveland MS.
Admission: Free
Hours: Parade will begin at 1pm

3/21/2019 – Bay-Waveland Garden Club Spring Pilgrimage Tour

The Bay-Waveland Garden Club will host their annual Spring Pilgrimage Home Tour.  Maps, brochures, a horticulture exhibit, plant sale and light refreshments available at Christ Episcopal Church Fellowship Hall.

Location: 912 South Beach Blvd. in Bay St. Louis
Hours: 1pm – 4pm
E-mail: alannoonan@att.net

3/21-22/2020 – Arts Alive Festival

Postponed Until Fall, Date not yet set!

Over 50 artists from across the United States will be exhibiting and demonstrating a wide variety of arts in every medium and genre imaginable, filling the streets of Old Town BSL.

Make sure to bring your lawn chair to The BSL Shoofly Community Stage and sing along with the regions hottest musicians including Kelsey Moran, Hadley Hill, the Electric Sheep, Thomas Jackson and others. Street performers will include Bay Rat Marching Battery, Bellydance, Firedance and others.

Location: Old Town Bay St. Louis, MS
Hours: Sat 10am – 8pm / Sun Noon – 4pm
Admission: Free
Phone: 228-342-7668



4/4/2020 – Studio Waveland & Gallery

Art and Coffee talks with Artists

A sculpture exhibition of diverse works by six sculptors navigating life through their art, through inspirations of poetry and the natural world, color and shape, geographic surroundings, the parallels between the body and architecture and ideas of balance and the human condition.  Curated by Wayne Amedee.

Location:  228 Coleman Avenue Waveland, MS
Admission:
Hours: 1pm – 3pm
Phone: 504-914-9618

4/10/2020 – Studio Waveland & Gallery

Late night at the gallery

A sculpture exhibition of diverse works by six sculptors navigating life through their art, through inspirations of poetry and the natural world, color and shape, geographic surroundings, the parallels between the body and architecture and ideas of balance and the human condition.  Curated by Wayne Amedee.

Location:  228 Coleman Avenue Waveland, MS
Admission:
Hours: 5pm – 8pm
Phone: 504-914-9618

4/18/2020 – C&R’s Crawfish Cookoff

C&R’s 13th Annual Crawfish Cookoff.

Location: C&R’s Bar Coleman Avenue, Waveland, MS
Hours: 10am – 4pm
Admission: Adults $25 – Children 9-12 $10
Phone: 228-231-1018 or 228-493-9922

4/25/2020 – Studio Waveland & Gallery

International Sculpture Day

A sculpture exhibition of diverse works by six sculptors navigating life through their art, through inspirations of poetry and the natural world, color and shape, geographic surroundings, the parallels between the body and architecture and ideas of balance and the human condition.  Curated by Wayne Amedee.

Location:  228 Coleman Avenue Waveland, MS
Admission:
Hours: 11am – 5pm
Phone: 504-914-9618

5/28-31/2020 – Jeepin the Coast

JTC unites all jeepers for its yearly Jeepin The Coast event on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, which offers a 26 mile long beach with soft sand and beautiful views. Click below to register or check out some of the upcoming JTC events.

Location: Coastal Mississippi Cities
Hours: Check Website for details
Admission: Free
Phone: 228-697-7347

7/18/2020 – BBQ and Blues with a Twist Festival

Food, Music, Fellowship and Fun for all. Presented by St. Rose de Lima Catholic Church.

Location: 1928 Depot Way, Bay St. Louis, MS
Admission: Free
Hours: Sat, 10am-10pm
Phone: 228-518-1949

9/13-14/2019 – Mermaids Arts and Craft show

Presented by Krewe of Nereids

Location: 1928 Depot Way, Bay St. Louis, MS
Hours: 9am-6pm
Phone: 228-342-9232