Mississippi Seafood Cook Off—May 26, 2016
Celebrate Mississippi’s best chefs and coastal cuisine at the Mississippi Seafood Experience on Thursday, May 26 at gorgeous Climb CDC Warehouse in downtown Gulfport. Featuring the Mississippi Seafood Cook-Off presented by Mississippi Department of Marine Resources / Mississippi Seafood Marketing, you’ll get to watch a juried line-up of Mississippi’s top chefs compete in a high stakes live cooking challenge and be judged by a live panel of culinary professionals from across the Southeast. Click here for more details and to purchase tickets.
Bay St. Louis Crab Festival – July 1-3, 2016
Celebrate the Crab! One of the best festivals on the MS Coast. Exhibits, vendors, carnival rides, live entertainment and Crabs, Crabs, Crabs. Boiled crabs, crab stuffed potatoes, and much more! Bring your appetite and the kids. The festival is held at Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church in Bay St. Louis.
Biloxi Seafood Festival—September 12-13, 2016
Biloxi Seafood Festival is a celebration of the Seafood Heritage of the City of Biloxi and Mississippi Gulf Coast. This two day festival features live entertainment, activities for kids, arts and craft vendors and of course Seafood, Seafood and more Seafood! Sunday will feature the Gumbo Championship.
Chefs of the Coast—TBA (September)
Chefs of the Coast Gala has become the premier food and wine event on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, generating tremendous energy and enthusiasm while promoting the restaurant and hospitality industry.
Peter Anderson—November 5-6, 2016, Downtown Ocean Springs
Experience coastal and ethnic foods at one of the South’s largest art festivals celebrating local and regional artisans.
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