Looking Back and Moving Forward
Celebrating 200 years of Mississippi history and the state's bright future.
The Bicentennial will be celebrated all year long, from the three marquee Mississippi Bicentennial Celebrations to events large and small in communities all around the state. As Mississippians come together around a shared history, keep up with celebrations from the Gulf Coast to the River, and through the Pines, Delta and Hills regions here.
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6th Annual Delta Hot Tamale Festival
October 19 - October 21
Proclaimed as the “Hot Tamale Capital of the World,” this unique festival features multiple tamale vendors, music, eating contest, famous chefs and more.