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Starkville: Mississippi's College Town

Welcome to Starkville, Mississippi’s College Town! Located in Oktibbeha County and home to Mississippi State University, Starkville is sure to provide a fun and unique atmosphere for your whole family.  The Greater Starkville Development Partnership, Starkville’s community development organization, aims to enhance the quality of life and economic vibrancy for residents, visitors, retirees, and business owners.

Recent News


MSU SEC Game Weekend Guide: November 13-15

November 12, 2015

It’s time for another much-anticipated SEC game weekend in Mississippi’s College Town, and we’re also excited to kick off the holiday season with our annual Christmas Open House on Sunday! Read on for great game weekend resources for shopping, dining and… HAIL STATE! FRIDAY: OPPORTUNITIES TO CHEER FOR THE DAWGS 5 p.m., Volleyball vs. Auburn. 5:15 p.m., Women’s Basketball vs…. More

Category: Events, Tourism

A Star-Spangled Christmas!

October 26, 2015

We are gearing up for a festive series of annual holiday events in Mississippi’s College Town, and the Partnership is proud to announce this year’s Christmas Parade and event series theme… A STAR-SPANGLED CHRISTMAS! Inspired by the iconic images of Norman Rockwell and his “Saturday Evening Post” illustrations, our 2015 theme highlights holiday traditions that have become… More

Category: Community, Events

MSU Game Weekend Guide: October 23-25

October 22, 2015

Look Book: A Harvest of Fall Tablescapes

October 21, 2015

MSU Homecoming Game Weekend Guide: October 16-18

October 15, 2015