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King Cotton Crawfish Boil Returns on May 10…

Join us for plenty of heads & tails at the 2019 KING COTTON CRAWFISH BOIL! Held in the Cotton District, bragging rights are on the line as local cooking teams shows their best crawfish recipes along with add-ins and fixins, plus all the beer and drinks you want provided by Clark Beverage Company. Ticket holders AND will determine… More

Your Super Bulldog Weekend Gameday Guide for 2019…

Welcome to Super Bulldog Weekend in Mississippi’s College Town! It’s time for the spring homecoming for Bulldog fans, and we are excited to welcome home our maroon and white family from around the country! There is lots to experience in Starkville this weekend on MSU campus and around town. Check out what’s happening and enjoy… More

LET’S DANCE… Your 2019 NCAA Tournament Weekend Guide is here…

March Madness arrives Friday in Mississippi’s College Town! Starkville is proud to serve as one of the host sites for the 2019 NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament. Bulldog fans and our friends from South Dakota, Clemson, and Southern University can look forward to great action on the court beginning on Friday at 6:00 p.m. Your guide for tourney weekend is… More

UNWINE DOWNTOWN IS BACK! Announcing our March 1st Wine List & Shopping Lineup…

Starkville’s popular unWINE Downtown shopping and wine-tasting event returns next week on Friday evening as we usher in the weekend in Mississippi’s College Town! There’s no better way to get a fun, relaxing weekend started than by visiting some of your favorite Downtown shops and boutiques for great after hours shopping. Plus, all our participating… More

WHO’S SOUP WILL BE HOTTEST? SAVOR OUR SOUTH KICKS-OFF WITH SOUPER BOWL THIS SATURDAY!

Each spring Mississippi’s College Town hosts various creative culinary events in our ‘Savor Our South’ event series. This year’s series kicks-off THIS Saturday with our annual SOUPer Bowl soup tasting contest. Fourteen local restaurants have signed-on to prepare and serve a delicious soup and allow attendees to vote on their favorite choice. Participants compete in… More

Gameday Guide: Nov 17- 18

It’s GAME WEEKEND in Mississippi’s College Town and that means New South Weekends with Bulldog fun Friday through Sunday! Read on for details and helpful links for everything happening this weekend… NEW SOUTH WEEKENDS are back in Mississippi’s College Town, and we are proud to welcome our family from the Bulldog Nation back home — along with… More

Mississippi’s College Town to be featured on HGTV Pilot of #HammerToTheManor!

An 1850s Starkville home is being featured Sunday [Nov. 11] at 1 p.m. in “Hammer to the Manor,” a nationally televised pilot show on HGTV. Located on Worley Street in Mississippi’s College Town, the home owned by Brooke and Tom Lammert was recently renovated by locals Austin Shafer and his sister Amanda Shafer Kelley. Austin… More

Gameday Guide: Nov 2- Nov 4

It’s GAME WEEKEND in Mississippi’s College Town and that means New South Weekends with Bulldog fun Friday through Sunday! Read on for details and helpful links for everything happening this weekend… NEW SOUTH WEEKENDS are back in Mississippi’s College Town, and we are proud to welcome our family from the Bulldog Nation back home —… More

Gameday Guide: Oct 26- Oct 28

It’s GAME WEEKEND in Mississippi’s College Town and that means New South Weekends with Bulldog fun Friday through Sunday! Read on for details and helpful links for everything happening this weekend… FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26 SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27 2:00 p.m. — CSpire Fan Zone! + Road closures begin on MSU Campus 3:45 p.m. — Dawg Walk + Pregame… More