First Saturday

Downtown businesses will host their own unique events during each First Saturday. There’s always something new to discover during First...

Live at Five

Live @ Five is a free, outdoor live music series held in Downtown Hattiesburg and takes place on Friday evenings...

Downtown Hattiesburg Farmers Market

The Downtown Hattiesburg Farmers Market seeks to improve the quality of life and health of communities across the Pine Belt...

Forrest County Farmer’s Market

Forrest County Farmers’ Market offers fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, homemade jams and jellies, fresh baked goods, unique crafts as well...

Hattiesburg Announces $500,000 for Sidewalk Expansion on West 4th Street

Hattiesburg, Mississippi – Late Wednesday afternoon, Mayor Toby Barker was joined by Congressman Steven Palazzo, Councilman Jeffrey George and representatives...

Hattiesburg City Council Receives FY 2021 Audit

Hattiesburg, Mississippi – On Thursday, June 30, the Hattiesburg City Council met in a special called meeting to receive the...

Hattiesburg’s First Draft of Golf Cart Ordinance Available for Review

Hattiesburg, Mississippi – During the August 1 Work Session of the Hattiesburg City Council, the first draft of an ordinance...

Hattiesburg, Convention Commission and Local Partners Announce Plans for Jaycee Park & Kamper Park

Hattiesburg, Mississippi – On Wednesday, August 3, Hattiesburg Mayor Toby Barker was joined by leadership with the Hattiesburg Convention Commissioners,...

Woody & Sunshine at Grill & Grocery

Woody & SunshineThe Two Person Jam BandSaturday, September 10thGrill & Grocery Join us for an evening of musical exploration!

Lloyd Munn and the Amigos

#itsgoingdowntown on a Wednesday night with Lloyd and the Crew performing blues and light rock.

Lunch and Music with Sophia Turner 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Enjoy the sounds of Sophia Turner over great food, music and cocktails at the Blue Jazz Cafe. #itsgoingdowntown

Hattiesburg Slated to Kick-Off National Night Out Celebrations at Live at Five

Hattiesburg, Mississippi – On Friday, September 23, the City of Hattiesburg will kick off its thirty-second year of celebrating National Night Out by joining Live at Five at Town Square Park (100 Main Street),...

Hattiesburg Sets 2022 Trick-or-Treat Hours for Halloween

Hattiesburg, Mississippi – The City of Hattiesburg will observe trick-or-treat hours for Halloween on Monday, October 31 between 4:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. This is a suggested time block for trick-or-treating. The city encourages all...

Golf Cart & Low-Speed Vehicle Ordinance Goes Into Effect

Hattiesburg, Mississippi – Ordinance No. 3316 allowing for the operation of golf carts and low-speed vehicles on city streets, in accordance with state law, goes into effect on Thursday, September 15, 2022. This ordinance...

City Council Votes Unanimously to Approve FY 2023 Budget

Hattiesburg, Mississippi – On Tuesday, September 13, the Hattiesburg City Council voted unanimously to pass a $140.4 million budget for Fiscal Year 2023. “This budget makes significant progress on infrastructure and employee pay while maintaining...

Downtown Bar Crawl

Saturday Oct 1st, Southern Prohibition is hosting an Oktoberfest downtown bar crawl with all of their buddies at The Porter Pub, Hattiesburgers, and The Grill and Grocery. 25$ a head gets you a plastic...

Water Outage Notice for North 28th Avenue Corridor

FRIDAY, SEPT. 9, 2022 | 4PM RELEASE Hattiesburg, Mississippi – Around 11 a.m. on Friday, September 9, a contractor working on the 28th Avenue bridge construction project hit a 20-inch water main. City crews have identified the immediate...

Hattiesburg Arts Council Spotlights Two Mississippi Women Artists at Weekend Exhibition

Editor’s Note: An artwork depicted in a photo used for this article contains nudity.  J.J. Foley sat in the studio of her Mississippi Gulf Coast home in the 1980s going through old scraps of...

Pine Belt Area Kicks-Off Bottled Water Drive for Jackson

Hattiesburg, Mississippi – This morning, Mayor Toby Barker joined Petal Mayor Tony Ducker, Lamar County BOS President Warren Byrd, Forrest County BOS President David Hogan, Forrest County District 2 Supervisor Sharon Thompson, Lamar County...

Royal Horses at Thirsty Hippo

Back at the crown jewel of downtown Hattiesburg. Let’s get together and make some noise!

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