#1 Visit the Starkville Dog Park
#2 Celebrate International Beer Day and Dine at one of our Restaurants
Friday is worldwide International Beer Day, and what better way to kick off your weekend than dining and enjoying your favorite beers on tap at any of our Starkville restaurants. Rosey Baby, Bulldog Burger Company, and BIN 612 are just a few of our Starkville favorites to enjoy a delicious meal and nice cold beer. Cheers to the weekend in Mississippi’s College Town!
#3 Locate and View our Starkville Art Murals
Need to find the perfect backdrop for your #Instagram post? Cruise around Starkville and the Historic Downtown District to locate our artistic murals. From the popular ‘Stark Vegas’ mural, to all the vibrant colors throughout the new Main Street planters, there is plenty of art to see in Mississippi’s College Town. For a full list and more information regarding public art, click here.
#4 Visit the Solace of Sanctuary
Finished in 1966 and in the midst of the campus, the Mississippi State Chapel of Memories is a beautiful combination of gothic design with a modern twist. Small colored glass windows provide colorfully diffused light, inviting relaxation, reflection and recollection. All are invited to enter and enjoy the perfection of this simple, quiet space. Please contact MSU for hours of operation.
#5 Play Disc Golf at the J.L. King Senior Memorial Park
The J.L. King Senior Memorial Park is located at 400 North Long Street. The park includes two large multi-purpose fields, two basketball courts, two tennis courts, a lighted walking path, and a public splash pad. The J.L. King Center, pavilion, and play-ground are also located here, as well as one of Starkville’s favorite disc golf courses! Visit the website to see the full PDF map of the course.