New Restaurant Spotlight: Trattoria Pizzeria in Hattiesburg

New Restaurant Spotlight: Trattoria Pizzeria in Hattiesburg

Have you been in the mood for authentic Italian cuisine? It might be a good time for you to try the new Trattoria Pizzeria in Hattiesburg before the secret is out and the wait is long! Trattoria Pizzeria Trattoria Pizzeria in Hattiesburg opened downtown in mid-November. The locally-owned restaurant specializes in fresh, made-to-order Italian dishes. Read more about New Restaurant Spotlight: Trattoria Pizzeria in Hattiesburg[…]

Coming Up: Midnight on Front Street 2021

Coming Up: Midnight on Front Street 2021

It’s the last midnight of 2021! The question is: where will you spend it? We’ve got a great idea: attending Midnight on Front Street 2021 in Downtown Hattiesburg. Still need a little convincing? Read our blog for all the details! About Midnight on Front Street 2021 One of the best Hattiesburg traditions is Midnight on Read more about Coming Up: Midnight on Front Street 2021[…]

Things to Do: Giraffe Feeding at the Hattiesburg Zoo

Things to Do: Giraffe Feeding at the Hattiesburg Zoo

When it comes to things to do, we’re thankful the Hub City delivers! For instance, giraffe feeding at the Hattiesburg Zoo is one way to reach new heights when it comes to fun this holiday season! What to Know Have you been to the zoo lately and seen a couple of the more recent arrivals? Read more about Things to Do: Giraffe Feeding at the Hattiesburg Zoo[…]

7 Halloween-Themed Events in Hattiesburg

7 Halloween-Themed Events in Hattiesburg

The countdown is on. With just 11 days left until All Saints’ Day, these seven hair-rising Halloween-themed events in Hattiesburg will certainly help you get in the spirit! The Largest Pumpkin Carving in the Gulf South, Oct. 21 About: Get your costume on, gather your “boo-krewe” and head to Keg and Barrel for this family-fun Read more about 7 Halloween-Themed Events in Hattiesburg[…]

On Campus: USM’s Accelerated Bachelor’s to Master’s Degree Options

On Campus: USM’s Accelerated Bachelor’s to Master’s Degree Options

Back-to-school season has already begun! That leaves many of wondering—what kind of education can we find in Hattiesburg, MS? You know that our town is home to the University of Southern Mississippi. What you may not know about, though, is information about USM’s accelerated bachelor’s to master’s degree options. Don’t worry though—we’ll fill you in. Read more about On Campus: USM’s Accelerated Bachelor’s to Master’s Degree Options[…]

Coming Up: Blue Oyster Cult at the Saenger Theater

Coming Up: Blue Oyster Cult at the Saenger Theater

Are you ready to rock this fall? Then mark your calendar for the upcoming live performance by Blue Öyster Cult at the Saenger Theater in Hattiesburg on Saturday, October 23rd! Rock On It’s tricky to say what this hard rock bank is most known for. Perhaps, their 1976 hit single “Don’t Fear The Reaper?” It Read more about Coming Up: Blue Oyster Cult at the Saenger Theater[…]

In the News: Food Truck Parks in Hattiesburg

In the News: Food Truck Parks in Hattiesburg

Fans of the food truck phenomenon and food truck operators alike have something to look forward to with recent revisions to city ordinances. Thanks to an updated amendment, food truck parks in Hattiesburg can now be developed. What it Means According to reports, the city decided to move forward with revisions to Section 5 of Read more about In the News: Food Truck Parks in Hattiesburg[…]

Coming Up: Star-Spangled Celebration on the River

Coming Up: Star-Spangled Celebration on the River

Save the date! For the third time, the Star-Spangled Celebration on the River  in Hattiesburg and Petal will light up both sides of the Leaf River with live music, food, fun and fireworks Friday, July 2nd, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. What to Expect Star-Spangled Celebration on the River is the brainchild of both Read more about Coming Up: Star-Spangled Celebration on the River[…]

In the News: The Hattiesburg Pocket Museum

In the News: The Hattiesburg Pocket Museum

Sometimes good ideas come from unusual circumstances, and the littlest things can be the biggest surprise. The Hattiesburg Pocket Museum fits the bill for both of these. Out of Pocket When COVID-19 led to the closing of the historic Saenger Theater last year, no one knew just what was in store for the downtown Hattiesburg Read more about In the News: The Hattiesburg Pocket Museum[…]

Things to Do: Staycation at Longleaf Piney Resort in Hattiesburg

Things to Do: Staycation at Longleaf Piney Resort in Hattiesburg

It’s a funny dynamic. Vacations promise rest and repose, but all that planning brings on the stress you want to avoid. Not to mention, when you factor in travel alone, the price can stop your trip before it starts. Luckily for us, though, there’s a place we can go for rustic relaxation: Longleaf Piney Resort Read more about Things to Do: Staycation at Longleaf Piney Resort in Hattiesburg[…]