July 8.
I Love the '90s Tour
Featuring Vanilla Ice, Tone Loc,
Young MC, Salt N Peppa, Coolio and
Color Me Badd. Concert begins at
7:30 p.m. with tickets starting at $32.

Mississippi Coast Coliseum &
Convention Center


July 8
Meet Xander from Disney's

Meet Xander, played by Kevin Quinn,
from the Disney Channel's Bunk'd.
Gates open at 10 a.m., so arrive early.
Guests are encouraged to bring their
own camera to take photos. Meet &
Greet is included with Season Pass or
Admission Ticket at no extra charge.

Gulf Islands Waterpark

July 12
Intro to Drawing and Painting
for Teens

Learn the fundamentals of drawing
and painting! Whether you are
looking to apply to a specialized art
program or just want to learn the
fundamentals of drawing, this class is
for you. Class takes place from 6-8

Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center

July 13
Professional Development Series
The Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber
of Commerce hosts the next
installment of its Professional
Development Series: Client
Satisfaction & Action. South
Mississippi Living Publisher Michael
Sunderman will address ways to build
client relationships and provide the
best service to your audience. Event
begins at 8 a.m.

Knight Nonprofit Center

July 13-17
Biloxi Shuckers vs. Birmingham

The Biloxi Shuckers, Double-A
affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers,
take on the Birmingham Barons.
Tickets can be purchased online from
Ticketmaster.com starting at $11.
Fireworks will follow the game on

MGM Park

July 14-16
Wings Performing Arts presents
Disney's Beauty and the Beast

Based on the smash hit 1991 Disney
movie and most recently, the 2017
new release, which dates back to a
late 18th century classic French fairy
tale. Performance takes place daily at
the MGCCC-Jeff Davis Campus Fine
Arts Auditorium.

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center

July 14
'Death in the Family'
Murder Mystery Dinner

Sisters Sophia and Roast are part of a
crime family and aren't the nicest. But
would they murder a member of their
own family or the sleazy family
attorney? Come join this crazy family
for a night of mystery and fun.
Advance reservations required.

Great Southern Club

Looking for something to do? South Mississippi Living doesn’t want you to be bored. Here are some local events for both families and grown-ups alike. Feel free to look over the listings below or, if you need to download a printable version to take with you, simply click on the Calendar graphic to the right.

This is not a complete list of activities or events.
Check other local listings for a more complete list.

To submit your own idea to be included in both the magazine and on this page, click here for the submission form.

July 3
Ocean Springs 4th of July
Fireworks Show

Bring your blankets and chairs, play
volleyball, kids can enjoy the splash
pad and everyone can end the evening
with a bang as fireworks light up the
night sky. Show begins at 8:45 p.m.

Fort Maurepas Park, Front Beach

July 4
Biloxi 4th of July Fireworks

Huge annual fireworks display over
the Mississippi Sound with fireworks
shot from Deer Island. Hosted by the
City of Biloxi and the Boom Boom
Committee. Display begins at 9 p.m.

Biloxi Small Craft Harbor

July 4
City of Gulfport 4th of July
Fireworks Show

Celebrate Independence Day with a
huge fireworks display. Some of the
best viewing locations are Jones Park,
Gulfport Municipal Marina, and the
beach south of Highway 90 west of
Hewes Avenue. Fireworks begin at
8:45 p.m.

Gulfport Harbor

July 4
Pascagoula 4th of July

Join the City of Pascagoula at Beach
Park for a free fireworks show
celebrating the birth of our nation. Be
sure to tune in to Magic 93.7 during
the fireworks show to really get into
the patriotic spirit! Festivities begin
at 6:30 p.m. with fireworks to follow
at 9.

Beach Park

July 8-9
10th Annual Croaker Classic
Categories for this tournament
include Croaker, Speckled Trout, Red
Fish, Black Drum, Lionfish and Stand-
up Paddle Board/Kayak division.
There will be a KidZone and Corn
Hole tournament. Saturday fishing
starts 5 a.m., scales open 3-7 p.m.,
Sunday 3-5 p.m., awards at 6:30 p.m.

The Dock Bar & Grill

July 8.
Danish metal band charting albums
and singles on a regular basis.
Albums include The Strength/The
Sound/The Songs, Rock the
Rebel/Metal the Devil, Guitar
Gangsters and Cadillac Blood, Above
Heaven/Beyond Hell and Outlaw
Gentlemen & Shady Ladies. Concert
begins at 8 p.m. with tickets starting
at $39.99.

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

July 8.
Martini Shakedown
Join Make-A-Wish Mississippi for
the 13th Annual Martini Shakedown
presented by the Beau Rivage on
Saturday, July 8. This ìcanít missî
event will have everyone rockiní as
they sip on some of the Coastís best
martinis and are entertained with live
musicñ all while helping to help make
wishes come true for our Mississippi

Beau Rivage Resort & Casino

July 14
Ron White
Outlaw comic of the Blue Collar
bunch, deceptively edgy raconteur
with languorously delivered
punchlines punctuated by a
whiskey's ice-clink. Shows at 7 and
10 p.m., tickets start at $44.95.

Beau Rivage Resort & Casino

July 15-23
High Diving Pirates of Gulf

This action-packed thrill show
features some of the top divers in
the world performing comedy
routines and death-defying dives
including a fire dive! This show will
have your entire family on the edge
of their seats.

Gulf Islands Waterpark

July 20
Steak & Stake
Youth of the Year will be announced
at the 26th Annual Steak & Stake
Dinner and Silent Auction. Steak
& Stake is the largest annual
fundraising event for the Boys &
Girls Clubs of the Gulf Coast, which
supports over 4,400 youth each
year. Event begins at 6 p.m.

IP Casino Resort Spa

July 21
Oak Ridge Boys Celebration

The American country and gospel vocal quartet. Concert begins at 8 p.m., with tickets from $30.
IP Casino Resort & Spa

July 21
Scotty McCreery
Burst onto the national music scene
in 2011, quickly establishing himself
as one of country music's hottest
new stars. The talented
singer/songwriter has album sales
approaching three million and has
earned both Platinum and Gold
album certifications. Concert begins
at 8 p.m. with tickets starting at

Beau Rivage Resort & Casino

July 28
Three Dog Night
Celebrate four decades of music,
bringing with them some of the
most astonishing statistics in pop
music. From 1969 to 1974 no other
group achieved more Top 10 hits,
moved more records or sold more
tickets than Three Dog Night.
Concert begins at 8 p.m., with
tickets from $30.

IP Casino Resort & Spa

July 28
Diverse City Divas
The Mary C. O'Keefe Center will
host a fundraising event benefitting
the Trent Lott Theatre for the
Performing Arts. Diverse City Divas
will feature celebrity impersonators,
including tributes to stars Barbara
Streisand, Bette Midler and Prince.
Event begins at 8 p.m. Call for

Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center

July 29
Pink Paddle Race for Pink
Heart Funds

Biloxi Yacht Club Ladies Auxiliary
will host its 6th annual kayak race
benefitting the Pink Hearts Fund.
Registration ends at 9 a.m. with a
mandatory skippers meeting to
follow at 9:30 a.m. The race is
approximately four miles and begins
at 10 a.m.

Ocean Springs Yacht Club