June 10
The Greatest Fight-Ohr on Earth
Boxers will spar in a historical
championship live at 'The Main
Event: The Greatest Fight-Ohr On
Earth.' Golden Glove Boxers
representing the spirit of George Ohr
will defend their OOMA belt, while
the vacant 'Greatest Fight-Ohr On
Earth' super title will be up for grabs.
Tickets are $50 for members, $60 for
non-members.

Ohr-OíKeefe Museum of Art
228.374.5547
www.georgeohr.com

June 10
Wild West Model Railroad
Fundraiser

Mississippi Coast Model Railroad
Museum announces its first annual
Wild West Fundraiser. Proceeds from
the event will go towards expanding
the museum, as well as benefit
Warriors for Willow. Event takes
place from 7-11 p.m. with tickets
priced at $30 each or $50 per couple.

Mississippi Coast Model Railroad
Museum

228.234.4649

June 10
Designer Bag Bingo
Play bingo and for each game win a
designer handbag! There will also be
raffle baskets and a wine grab in
which everyone who plays wins a
bottle of wine. All proceeds benefit
Jimmyís Journey Cancer Foundation,
which helps grant wishes to adult
cancer patients.Ocean Springs

Civic Center
267.980.6699

June 10
Designer Showcase at
Foundations Professional Bra
Fitting

NYC-based Exclusively Kristen: Chic
Fashions for Larger Bosoms will be
present at Gulfportís Foundations
Professional Bra Fitting from 10 a.m.
to 4 p.m. Exclusively Kristen offers
high quality, made in the USA apparel
designed for DD+ women, sizes 4-20.

216.359.7236

June 15
Songs and Stories Radio Show
Join the Mary C., the Mississippi
Songwriters Alliance and the Feder
Foundation on the third Thursday
every month for original songs and
stories like you have never heard
before. This radio show is recorded
with a live studio audience. Show
starts at 7 p.m. with free admission.

Mary C. OíKeefe Cultural Center

228.818.2878

www.themaryc.org

June 15
Conflict Management Workshop
Come learn why people behave the
way that they do. After completion of
the workshop, participants will have
learned how to resolve conflict,
control their anger and communicate
effectively. Event is held by Preyear
Advocacy Solutions Team from 9 a.m.-
5 p.m.

4836 Main Street, Moss Point
1.888.904.7278
preyearadvocacysolutionsteam.com

June 17
Moonlight and Monet
Enjoy a fun-filled evening in
Downtown Gulfport's National
Innovation Award winning venue.
Create your own painting of Fishbone
Alley, enjoy fabulous jazz music, dine
and drink at restaurants along the
Alley! Proceeds benefit CASA
Harrison County. Event takes place
from 6-10 p.m.

Fishbone Alley
903.244.6994
www.casaharrisoncounty.org

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.

June 2-4
88th Annual Blessing of the
Fleet & Fais Do-Do

Celebrate the culture, heritage and
legacy of the Gulf Coast. The Biloxi
Blessing of the Fleet belongs to
everyone and youíre invited to join in
as we once again honor this beloved
Biloxi tradition.

Point Cadet Plaza Pavillion
228.435.6339


June 3

Red, White & Blueberry Festival
Event offers an assortment of
antiques, crafts, fresh produce, plenty
of blueberry products, open houses
for downtown businesses and much
more! The public is invited to sample
some great blueberry dishes, share
blueberry recipes, purchase blueberry
bushes and view cooking
demonstrations.

L&N Depot Plaza, Ocean Springs
228.875.4424
www.oceanspringschamber.com


June 4

Feed the Need
Feed the Need is a Fish Fry and
Concert Benefiting The Lord is My
Help soup kitchen in Ocean Springs.
Musical talents include Cary Hudson,
Grayson Capps, Blackwater Brass and
more. There will be a kids play area,
as well as an art auction. $15 ahead,
$20 at the door.

The Government Street Grocery
228.596.5198

June 5-11

21st Annual Mississippi Gulf
Coast Billfish Classic

Hundreds of anglers converge on the
Mississippi Gulf Coast for this
premier sport fishing event. Vessels
ply the billfish-rich waters off the
coast to compete for over $1,000,000
in cash and prizes.

Point Cadet Marina
228.239.2575
www.mgcbc.com

June 7
Intermediate Wheel Throwing
Push your throwing techniques to the
next level! This class focuses on
throwing larger pieces, making
handles, spouts, and lidded vessels.
Class fee includes all instruction,
glazing, firing costs and one 25 lb. bag
of clay. Students are allowed and
encouraged to use the studio during
museum hours.

Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art
228.374.5547
www.georgeohr.com


June 8-11

Vintage Flamingo Market

Once a month, Vintage Flamingo
opens its doors to host its vintage
market. The event is held during the
second weekend each month and
boasts wares such as recycled,
repurposed and vintage furniture and
decor. Thursday & Saturday: 9am-
6pm, Friday: 9am-7pm, Sunday:
11am-6pm.

Vintage Flamingo
2701 14th Ave., Gulfport
228.363.0795

June 8-18
31st Annual South Mississippi
Summer Fair

A family-friendly, affordable annual
event that offers rides, live music,
shows, contests and entertainment.
This yearís fair will also feature the
First Annual Wing Cook-Off
Competition on June 10, hosted by
Snak Shak.

Mississippi Coast Coliseum &
Convention Center

228.594.3700

June 17
Fun Run by the Sea
St. Peterís by the Sea Episcopal
Church will host a 0-K fun run from
8 a.m-noon. Cost includes T-shirt
and snacks. Adults- $20, Children-
$10, Family- $35.

Westside Park, Gulfport

228.863.2611

www.stpetersbts.org

June 18
Bubble Gum Ball Family
Date Night

A Willy Wonka-themed family date
night that will include a buffet and
drinks, live music and party band,
dancing, photo booths, a Willy
Wonka meet and greet. Tickets are
$20 for adults and $10 for kids.
Event takes place from 6-8 p.m.

Beau Rivage Resort & Casino
888.566.7489
www.beaurivage.com

June 22
3 Deep: a Mix of Sculpture,
Jewelry and Drawing

Join Negrotto's Frame and Art for
an open reception featuring the
works of Gerrol Benigno. His
spiritually, emotionally and
aesthetically deep art style will be
highlighted in three mediums:
sculpture, jewelry and drawing. This
event is open to all with no
admission from 4-7 p.m.

Negrotto's Frame and Art
228.388.8822

June 22-24
Gulf Coast Coin Show
Event features over 50 dealers and
80 tables offering coins, currency,
stamps, and other collectibles for
buy, trade or sale. Door prizes
awarded throughout the event.
Show recurs daily and is free to
attend.

Biloxi Civic Center
228.4435.8880

June 22-25
15th Annual Scrapin the Coast
Hundreds of hot rods converge on
the Coast for a fun time. Events
include, stereo competition,
hydraulic contest, live music, car &
truck show, burnout contest and
more. See website for complete
schedule.

Mississippi Coast Coliseum &
Convention Center

www.scrapinthecoast.com

June 22-26
Biloxi Shuckers vs.
Mississippi Braves

The Biloxi Shuckers, Double-A
affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers,
take on the Mississippi Braves.
Fireworks will follow the game on
Saturday. Tickets start at $11 and
can be purchased online through
Ticketmaster.
MGM Park
228.233.3465

June 23
South Mississippi Camp Blue
Bird Fundraiser

South Mississippi Camp Blue Bird, a
501(c)(3) charitable organization,
will be holding its 2nd annual
fundraiser with proceeds providing
a three day retreat for adults who
have been diagnosed with cancer.
The fundraiser will feature a beach
theme, complete with great food and
a murder mystery. Tickets are $50
each.

Biloxi Visitors Center
228.324.3925

June 30-July 2
Our Lady of the Gulf 'Crab
Festival'

Local food, live music, 100 arts &
crafts booths, rides, raffles, crab
races, and much more. Festival
takes place from 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
daily.

Our Lady of the Gulf Church
Grounds

228.467.6509