Ocean Springs

Ocean Springs Chamber announces 2016 calendar of events

The Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce – Main Street – Tourism Bureau is starting off the New Year with a full calendar of events which includes the Spring Arts Festival, Annual Taste of Ocean Springs Food & Wine Festival and Annual Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival.


As a way to promote Ocean Springs, enhance economic impact and generate community activity, each year the Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce plans, prepares and executes several annual events.  


January 23Ocean Springs Elks Club Mardi Gras Parade at 1 p.m. in downtown

February 5– Ocean Springs Night Parade at 7 p.m. in downtown.

March 17 – St. Paddy’s Day Celebration from 10 a.m. – until with a Dessert Crawl

March 12 & 13 – Spring Arts Festival: Herb, Garden & Art from 9– 5 p.m. (Sat), 9-4 p.m. (Sun) in downtown

April 1 Taste of Ocean Springs Food & Wine Festival Tickets go on sale

April 29 & 30 1699 Historical Society’s Weekend of Discovery

May 12 Taste of Ocean Springs Food & Wine Festival from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in downtown

May 14-20 – Restaurant Week

June 4 Red, White & Blueberry Festival from 10-2 p.m. in downtown

July 22 & 23 – Annual July Sidewalk Sale from 10-5 p.m. downtown, uptown, all around town

September 3 – Artwalk from 10-4 p.m. in downtown

October 2-9– Cruisin the Coast

October 31  -Trick or Treat Down the Street from 6-8 p.m. in downtown

November 5 & 6 – Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival in downtown from 9-5 p.m.

December 1 – Annual Tree Lighting with Santa from 6-8 pm in Marshall Park

December 2 & 3 – Holiday Open House, downtown, uptown, all around town from 10-5 p.m.


For a complete list of Chamber hosted events and community events, visit the Calendar page. 

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