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Starkville: Mississippi's College Town

For families, singles, and retirees, the Starkville community and adjacent Mississippi State University offer an abundance of places to see, events to attend, and activities to enjoy. The opportunities cover a multitude of interests from SEC sporting events, participatory sports, outdoor recreation, tours, rodeos, historical sites and buildings, and festivals to concerts, art galleries, and museums – and, of course, a wide range of shopping and dining options. Well-maintained city and county parks provide convenient venues for many activities

Recent News

unWINE Downtown is Back! Announcing this Week’s Wine List & Shopping Lineup…

Starkville’s popular unWINE Downtown shopping and wine-tasting event returns this week on Thursday evening as we usher in a great weekend of collegiate basketball and baseball in Mississippi’s College Town! There’s no better way to get a fun Bulldog weekend started than by visiting some of your favorite Downtown shops and boutiques for great after hours shopping…. More

Your Soup Course… SOUPer Bowl 2017 Welcomes TEN Local Restaurants

SOUPer Bowl 2017, our annual quest for who can produce the “hottest” soup course, is just a week away, and our taste buds are getting excited! Starkville Main Street is proud to announce that TEN of your favorite local restaurants will be competing in this year’s event with a variety of flavors on display. Participating… More

SOUPer Bowl Returns January 28: Call for Restaurant Entries

January chills are here, and the first event of our 2017 event season aims to warm you up! The annual SOUPer Bowl hosted by the Starkville Main Street Association will bring innovative fare from competing local restaurants on Saturday, January 28. This year’s event will be held 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Upstairs at Restaurant Tyler, and… More