September 11
Superheroes for CASA
Jackson County Court Appointed
Special Advocates (CASA) will hold a
recruitment rally at the Blossman
Family YMCA from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
The organization is looking for
volunteers to help further their efforts
to be the voice of abused and
neglected children in the community.

Blossman Family YMCA, Ocean

September 12
Junior Auxiliary Charity Boil
The Junior Auxiliary of Pascagoula-
Moss Point invites you to join them
for a roaring '20s themed soiree. The
event will take place from 7-10 p.m.
and include food, music, silent
auction and $4,000 prize pot.

The Grand Magnolia Ballroom,


September 15
Maritime & Seafood Museum Drawdown
Fundraiser for the Maritime &
Seafood Industry Museum will begin
at 6 p.m. with cocktails and
entertainment by Hank Berumen. The
seafood buffet will begin at 7 with the
drawing to follow at 8. The event will
include a silent auction and door
prizes. Tickets are $100 per couple
and can be purchased by phone.

Maritime & Seafood Museum

September 15
Gulf Coast Walk for Diabetes
Join the Diabetes Foundation of
Mississippi for Walk for Diabetes!
Teams and individuals are welcome.
There will be a free picnic lunch for all
participants, as well as children's
activities. $25 minimum recommended donation.

Jones Park, Gulfport

September 19-22
Hancock County Fair
The Hancock County Fair is a family-
friendly event with live entertainment,
midway games and rides, a pageant,
livestock and craft competitions.
There will also be a country market
with arts & crafts and local cuisine
along with traditional fair food.

Hancock County Multi-purpose
Arena, Kiln

September 20
Hope4Josh Donor Drive
The Hope4Josh Foundation, which
aims to brings awareness to the
BeTheMatch Registry operated by the
National Marrow Donor Program, will
host a donor drive on September 20
from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The drive is being
hosted as part of National Blood
Cancer Awareness Month in

MGCCC Jeff Davis Campus

September 20

Art Ability Fair

Welcome superheroes! Join Disability
Connection for a fun-filled,
educational day of art and
entertainment for individuals with
disabilities; ages 8-adult. Pre-
registration is encouraged.

Biloxi Civic Center

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.

September Sundays

Northwood Church
"At the Movies" Series

During this blockbuster series, you will
experience powerful messages coupled
with hit movies that unpack spiritual
truths for your life, plus free popcorn
and soda for everyone! There are seven
services across three locations, in
Gulfport, Wiggins and Long Beach.

Northwood Church

September 8

Ocean Springs Rally for Recovery
The Ocean Springs Rally for
will take place from 10 a.m.-2
p.m. in Ocean Springs. Funds raised go
towards providing mental health and
addiction programs across the
Southeaster United States and
educating the public about available
resources for combating
mental health issues and addiction.

Marshall Park, Ocean Springs

September 8
St. Patrick Catholic High School
Alumni Association Mass & Social

Calling all graduates of Notre Dame,
Sacred Heart, Mercy Cross, St. John and
St. Patrick: you are invited to celebrate
with Mass beginning at 7 p.m. and a
social to immediately follow with food
and drinks. Family and friends are
welcome to attend, and childcare will be

St. Patrick Catholic High school

September 8
Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure
The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure
will take place on September 8 at Jones
Park in Gulfport. Registration for the
event opens at 7 a.m. in conjunction
with a Survivor Breakfast from 7 to 8
a.m. The 5k walk will begin at 8 a.m.
with awards and group photos to follow
at 9:30.

Jones Park,Gulfport

September 8
Tunnel to Towers Biloxi
5k Run
The Fallen 9/11 FDNY Firefighter
Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers
Foundation and Tunnel to Towers Biloxi
will host an international 9/11
run/walk/climb (5k run and/or 110
story climb) at 6 p.m. in Biloxi in
remembrance of the fallen heroes of
9/11 and to support our First
Responders and US Service Members.

Margaritaville Resort Biloxi

September 8 & 9
Biloxi Seafood Festival
The 37th Annual Biloxi Seafood Festival
will be a celebration of the seafood
heritage of the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
The Biloxi Chamber of Commerce's
biggest fundraiser will take place from
10 a.m. until 9 p.m. on Saturday, and 10
a.m. until 5 p.m. on Sunday.

Biloxi Town Green

September 8 & 9
Mermaids Arts & Crafts Show
The Krewe of Nereids Mermaids Arts
and Crafts Show will be held in Bay St.
Louis from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday
and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on Sunday. The
show will feature handmade goods such
as jewelry, ceramics and woodwork
from artists across the South.

Historic Train Depot, Bay St. Louis

September 21
Hancock Whitney 'Splash Bash'
Splash Bash will take place from 7-11
p.m. at Barksdale Pavilion in Jones
Park. The event benefits Mississippi
Aquarium and provides guests a
night of coastal cuisine, cocktails,
and live music. Guests can opt for
casual attire in coastal tones. Some
very "cool" guests - penguins - will
attend, too.

Jones Park, Gulfport

September 22
3rd Annual Colorful Pom Run
The 3rd Annual Colorful Pom Run
hosted by Long Beach High School
Cheer will begin at 8 a.m. with
registration starting at 7 a.m. Race
will take place at Long Beach Town

Long Beach Town Green

September 22
Gulf Coast Heart Walk
The Gulf Coast Heart Walk to benefit
the lifesaving work of the American
Heart Association will take place
September 22, beginning at 7:30
a.m. Approximately 2,000 guests are
expected to attend. In 2017, the walk
raised $352,000, and the goal for
this year is $400,000.

Jones Park, Gulfport

September 22
Join the Mary C. for a fun day of
Oktoberfest celebrations! Activities
take place from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. and
include samples from 20 craft beer
vendors, German food and live
music all day. Event is free for ages
21 and under, 21 and up tickets are

Mary C. O'Keefe

September 23
Chefs of the Coast
Chefs of the Coast is going to
Hollywood! The food and wine event
will take place on September 23 from
6 to 9 p.m. with a special VIP hour
from 5 to 6 p.m. Tickets to the event
are $55 for general admission or $65
for VIP tickets and can be purchased
online through

Mississippi Coast Coliseum

September 28-30


Don't miss the #1 longest-running
American musical in Broadway
history! Chicago is a universal tale of
fame, fortune and all that jazz; one
show-stopping song after another;
and the most astonishing dancing
you've ever seen. Tickets from

Beau Rivage Resort & Casino

September 29
Ainsley's Angels Spread YourWings 5k Run
Ainsley's Angels, a national non-
profit that aims to bring inclusion to
the special needs community, will
host a 5k from 4-6 p.m. at Point
Cadet Plaza. With the help of
volunteers and specialized
wheelchairs, special needs families
are able to participate in endurance

Point Cadet Plaza, Biloxi

September 29 & 30
Diamondhead Arts
& Crafts Show

The Diamondhead Arts & Craft Show
has something for everyone: glass
art, crochet, monogramming, hair
bows, wood crafts, marinades, dip,
handmade instruments, jewelry, and
even kids crafts and activities. Show
takes place from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday.

Diamondhead City Hall