NEWS on LIFE, WORK, & PLAY in Mississippi's College Town

A Star-Spangled Christmas!

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

MSU Game Weekend Guide: October 23-25

It’s time for another SEC game weekend in Mississippi’s College Town, and we’re hosting our unWINE Downtown ladies night of after hours shopping and wine tasting on Friday! Read on for great game weekend resources for shopping, dining and… HAIL STATE! Ladies, you’ll enjoy great wine tasting and after hours shopping with some of your favorite Main Street member shops!… More

MSU Homecoming Game Weekend Guide: October 16-18

Welcome home, Bulldogs! Mississippi State’s 2015 Homecoming is here, and we’re excited to welcome Bulldog fans back to Mississippi’s College Town along with our friends from Louisiana Tech! Read on to see what’s happening, including great resources for shopping and dining. You’ll find great information and helpful links for your best game weekend yet… HAIL STATE!   Junior Auxiliary 4th ChiliFest… More

Anatomy of a Downtown Spooky Window

Cooler temperatures are slowly creeping in to Starkville this weekend, and it’s beginning to look a lot like autumn Downtown. Tonight, we are hosting the annual Pumpkinpalooza harvest-fest on Main Street, and our merchants are getting ready with Halloween candy for trick-or-treaters and spooked out window decorations. It takes a lot to turn a mild, maroon-friendly… More

MSU Game Weekend Guide: October 9-11

NEW SOUTH WEEKENDS get SPOOKY beginning with Friday’s Pumpkinpalooza! We’re excited to welcome Bulldog fans back to Mississippi’s College Town for game weekend fun! Read on to see what’s happening, including great resources for shopping and dining. You’ll find great information and helpful links for your best game weekend yet… HAIL STATE!   2015 PUMPKINPALOOZA Friday, October 9 6:00 –… More