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Starkville: Mississippi's College Town

For families, singles, and retirees, the Starkville community and adjacent Mississippi State University offer an abundance of places to see, events to attend, and activities to enjoy.

The opportunities cover a multitude of interests from SEC sporting events, participatory sports, outdoor recreation, tours, rodeos, historical sites and buildings, and festivals to concerts, art galleries, and museums – and, of course, a wide range of shopping and dining options. Well-maintained city and county parks provide convenient venues for many activities.

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5 Things to do This Weekend in Starkville

#1 Attend the House Concert at Montgomery Bed and Breakfast Come out to the beautiful Montgomery House on Old West Point Road for their first Montgomery House Concert. The concert will be held on Saturday, July 11th from 6 to 9 p.m. and will feature Matthew Reynolds followed by David Evans. An admission fee of… More

L.A. Green

L.A. Green in Downtown Starkville Located in the heart of historic Starkville, L.A. Green, a thriving retail opened in 2011 is sure to have something for the girls. What started as an idea from Lauren Ann Cooper’s entrepreneurial spirit quickly turned into a reality when she opened the first L.A. Green storefront in Cotton Crossing… More

Celebrate the Fourth of July with Starkville’s Fireworks Show

Join us in Mississippi’s College Town for our 4th of July Fireworks show. Due to COVID-19, this year’s event is FIREWORKS only. The show begins on Saturday night at 9:00 p.m. Hosted each year by the City of Starkville Parks and Recreation Department, the community is invited to park in the parking lot and overflow… More

5 Things to do This Weekend in Starkville

It’s hard to believe we’re midway through the year – but as you find yourself in Starkville this weekend make sure to check out these five things to do while enjoying your stay and experience in Mississippi’s College Town. #1 EXPLORE UNITY PARK Located on Douglas L. Conner Drive, Starkville Unity Park was inspired by… More