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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

NEWS RELEASE: Paige Watson Joins the GSDP Staff as Special Events Coordinator

September 21, 2017

Starkville native Paige Watson has been named Special Events and Projects Coordinator for the Greater Starkville Development Partnership. A 2009 honors graduate of Starkville High School, Watson received her undergraduate degree from Mississippi State University in Communication with a concentration in Public Relations in 2013. In 2014 she completed her master’s degree in Advertising &… More

Category: News

Hail State Game Weekend Guide: September 15-17

September 14, 2017

This NEW SOUTH WEEKEND is shaping up to be epic with Cowbell Yell, Bulldog Bash, a heated rivalry with LSU and all the maroon and white shopping and dining you can handle! Welcome home, Bulldog Nation! We have a lot in store this weekend, so read on to see what’s happening, including great resources for shopping… More

Category: Events, Tourism

Mississippi State Game Weekend Guide for September 1-3

August 31, 2017

NEWS RELEASE: Greater Starkville Development Partnership Seeks Special Events and Projects Coordinator

August 14, 2017

NEWS RELEASE: Jennifer Prather Named Director of Tourism for the Greater Starkville Development Partnership

August 8, 2017