In the News: Giraffes at the Hattiesburg Zoo

In the News: Giraffes at the Hattiesburg Zoo

It’s been a busy few months for the Hattiesburg Zoo. Last year, they brought the dinosaurs back. This year, they have two new friends! Soon, you can meet the latest arrivals: the adorable giraffes at the Hattiesburg Zoo. They should step into town some time between spring and summer! More on the Giraffes Aw! When Read more about In the News: Giraffes at the Hattiesburg Zoo[…]

Local Spotlight: The Lucky Rabbit

Local Spotlight: The Lucky Rabbit

Enough of relying on luck to find cool furniture! Sure, we’ve all tried online marketplaces and word of mouth, but they can only offer so much. If you want to redecorate, we know the perfect spot to find what you need. Visit The Lucky Rabbit, located in our hometown of Hattiesburg, MS. More on The Read more about Local Spotlight: The Lucky Rabbit[…]

Things to Do: Visit the Hattiesburg Alliance for Public Art Murals

Things to Do: Visit the Hattiesburg Alliance for Public Art Murals

Have you seen them? They’re hard to miss! And you won’t want to go past them without a glance either! We’re talking about the Hattiesburg Alliance for Public Art murals. Ever since 2014, the organization has brought new works to buildings around the city. They continue to pop up around town, adding vibrancy and joy Read more about Things to Do: Visit the Hattiesburg Alliance for Public Art Murals[…]

Local Spotlight: The Mississippi Pine Belt

Local Spotlight: The Mississippi Pine Belt

We bet we can guess what comes to mind when you think of Mississippi trees: our famous pines! In fact, we’re a part of a gorgeous region known as the Mississippi Pine Belt. Want to get to know one of the most quintessential parts of our great state? Follow us on a little exploration of Read more about Local Spotlight: The Mississippi Pine Belt[…]

Happening Now: Dinosaurs Around the World in Hattiesburg

Happening Now: Dinosaurs Around the World in Hattiesburg

Personally, we probably wouldn’t want to encounter a dinosaur in real life. We’ve seen too many movies where it didn’t end up so well for the humans involved! Fortunately, you can safely see these incredible creatures at Dinosaurs Around the World in Hattiesburg, MS. So, ditch the time machine and get your tickets for this Read more about Happening Now: Dinosaurs Around the World in Hattiesburg[…]

Coming Up: Pinebelt Holiday Expo and Christmas Market

Coming Up: Pinebelt Holiday Expo and Christmas Market

The calendar has flipped over a new page to a new month: November! With all that’s going on in our lives, it can be easy to forget how quickly time passes. That means before we know it, the holidays will be here too. Don’t let them leave you empty-handed! If you still need to get Read more about Coming Up: Pinebelt Holiday Expo and Christmas Market[…]

Local Spotlight: Hattiesburg Pocket Museum

Local Spotlight: Hattiesburg Pocket Museum

The Hattiesburg Pocket Museum takes the idea of a small town to the next level—and they have the exhibits to match. Intrigued? If you want to see an interesting take on the concept, come visit this teensy-tiny treasure. What is the Hattiesburg Pocket Museum? No, it wasn’t struck by a shrink ray—the Hattiesburg Pocket Museum Read more about Local Spotlight: Hattiesburg Pocket Museum[…]

Happening Now: Downtown Hattiesburg Farmers Market

Happening Now: Downtown Hattiesburg Farmers Market

Seasonal fruits and vegetables vary from month to month—and now that September has arrived, different produce is prime for the picking. Pumpkins, apples, mushrooms, and more are officially in season right now! If you feel hungry just thinking about them, considering penciling in a trip to the Downtown Hattiesburg Farmers Market. They’re in town every Read more about Happening Now: Downtown Hattiesburg Farmers Market[…]

In the News: Hattiesburg is on Conde Nast Traveler’s Best Day Trips List

In the News: Hattiesburg is on Conde Nast Traveler’s Best Day Trips List

We haven’t exactly had the jet setting summer we may have dreamed of earlier this year. And unfortunately, it looks like we may be spending at least a few more weeks inside too. Still, there’s a reason to rejoice: the fact that Hattiesburg is on Conde Nast Traveler’s Best Day Trips List. That means that Read more about In the News: Hattiesburg is on Conde Nast Traveler’s Best Day Trips List[…]

Local Spotlight: Longleaf Trace

Local Spotlight: Longleaf Trace

Stepping outside gets us out of the house and into the beauty of nature. If you need a space to run, bike, or simply get back in tune with the earth, you can add a trip to Longleaf Trace to your agenda. Here’s what to expect when you visit this local favorite! What is Longleaf Read more about Local Spotlight: Longleaf Trace[…]