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Look Book: A Harvest of Fall Tablescapes

Gameday tailgating, Halloween and harvest dinners, Thanksgiving with family and friends… the table is richly spread this autumn with countless ways to savor Starkville. Gathering for the season means sharing hospitality with all the trimmings. We sought the expertise from our friends at Starkville’s Flowers By the Bunch, Occasions and Thyme for ways to reflect the harvest… 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: September 18th – 20th

We’re excited for our 2nd NEW SOUTH WEEKEND  in Mississippi’s College Town as welcome our family from Bulldog Nation back home — as well as our friends from Northwestern State! You’re in for a tailgating treat this weekend as well as plenty of shopping and dining, so read on to see what’s happening, including great resources for shopping and dining…. More

MSU Game Weekend Guide: September 10th -13th

NEW SOUTH WEEKENDS are back in Mississippi’s College Town, and we are proud to welcome our family from Bulldog Nation back home — along with a few of our neighbors from Baton Rouge as well! We have a lot in store this weekend, so read on to see what’s happening, including great resources for shopping and… More