South Mississippi weekend whereabouts December 3rd - 5th

By Michelle Lady - e-mail

SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) - Christmas is in the air in South Mississippi. There are several holiday events you won't want to miss.

Downtown Pass Christian will be turned into a winter wonderland for the silver anniversary of Christmas in the Pass. Enjoy a parade, shopping, fireworks, pictures with Santa and more. It's all Friday from 5p.m. until 8p.m.

Step back in time when things were much simpler and the celebration of the holidays were very special. The grounds of Beauvoir will be decorated Victorian style and is open Friday through Sunday from 5p.m. until 8p.m.

Lace up your shoes for the Long Beach Substance Abuse Task Force. The organization is hosting a 5K Jingle Bell Run. Put on your antlers and head on over to Downtown Long Beach Saturday at 7a.m.

Enjoy Christmas coastal style by the river in Moss Point. There will be a car show, holiday entertainment, boat parade and other great events. It's Saturday at Riverfront Park beginning at 1p.m.

Let the good times roll, there are several great parades rolling throughout the Gulf Coast. Gulfport Main Street is holding Sugarplum Saturday and Christmas Parade, the festivities begin at 9:30a.m. and the parade rolls at 10:30a.m. Gautier parade beings at MGCCC Saturday at 1p.m. D'Iberville St. Martin parade gets rolling at 2p.m. Sunday in downtown D"iberville. And the boats will be coasting around Biloxi for the Christmas on the water boat parade Saturday at 6p.m.

Cross those names off your Christmas lists at Biloxi's Christmas in the City. Along with arts and crafts, there will be great entertainment and Santa will be there to take pictures with the children. It's all Saturday from 10a.m. until 4p.m.

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College will take on Grand Rapids Community College in the Mississippi Bowl. Who will go home with the championship, you'll have to go and watch. Kickoff is Sunday at 2p.m. at the Biloxi High Stadium.

Christmas in the Pass

  • Friday 5p.m. - 8p.m.
  • 7:30 Boat Parade
  • Free
  • Downtown Pass Christian
  • For More Info Call (228) 604-0014

Christmas at Beauvoir

  • Friday - Sunday
  • 5p.m. - 8p.m.
  • Beauvoir
  • 2244 Beach Blvd, Biloxi
  • For More Info Call (228) 388-4400

Jingle Bells 5K

  • Saturday
  • Registration 7am
  • Run 8:30am
  • Downtown Long Beach
  • For More Info Call (228) 596-7403

Moss Point Christmas By The River

  • Saturday 1p.m. - 7p.m.
  • Riverfront Park
  • Downtown Moss Point
  • For More Info Call (228) 324-7136

Christmas Parades

  • Gautier Rotary Club Parade
  • Saturday 1p.m.
  • Starts at MGCCC Jackson County Campus
  • Free
  • For Info Call (228) 265-3524

Christmas on the Water Boat Parade

  • Saturday 6p.m.
  • Biloxi
  • Free
  • For More Info Call (228) 617-3112

Sugarplum Saturday & Christmas Parade

  • Saturday 9:30 a.m.
  • Downtown Gulfport
  • Free
  • For More Info Call (228) 547-6478

D'Iberville St. Martin Christmas Parade

  • Sunday 2p.m.
  • Downtown D'Iberville
  • Free
  • For More Info Call (228) 392-2293

Biloxi Christmas

  • Lighting of Town Green
  • Friday 6p.m.
  • 710 Highway 90, Biloxi
  • Free
  • For More Info Call (228) 435-6185
  • Christmas in the City
  • Saturday 10a.m. - 4p.m.
  • Vieux Marche & Downtown Biloxi
  • Free
  • For More Info Call (228) 435-6339

2010 MS Bowl

  • Sunday, December 5th
  • 2p.m. Kick Off
  • Biloxi Indian Stadium
  • 1845 Richard Drive
  • For Tickets Call (601) 928-6315

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