South Mississippi weekend whereabouts September 23rd - 25th

Remember that saying your mom told you, don't play with your food. Well this weekend, throw that out the door. It's time for Chefs of the Coast and some of the best chefs around will be turning their culinary masterpieces into art. Head on over to the coliseum Friday through Sunday to see these unique pieces and get your fill of great food.

How smart is your canine? Several dog owners will be putting their pups to the test at the American Kennel Club Dog Agility Trials in Hancock County. You will have a dog-gone time watching these pups run through several obstacles hoping to come out top dog. It is all weekend long at the fairgrounds arena on Kiln Delisle Road.

Help your heart and the heart of others by climbing the Lighthouse Saturday morning between 8 and noon. The City of Biloxi welcomes everyone to take a walk up the 57 steps to the lighthouse. It is free but donations will be taken for the American Heart Association. City employees are also holding a rummage sale which will be under the I-110 intersection.

Old cars, delicious catfish, great desserts, live music and lots of arts and crafts, you can find it all in Escatawpa Saturday for Harborfest. Bring the whole family over the to Safe Harbor United Methodist Church on Highway 63, you won't be disappointed.

Ladies put on your biggest hat and head on over to the Frank Gruich Community Center Saturday to sip on some tea and celebrate your Southern Heritage. Let your hair down for the Wild Women's Southern Tea Party. All the fun will help out The Bethel Free Health Clinic. It's from 1 until 4.

You won't be screaming for ice cream this weekend because you can get your fill Saturday in Ocean Springs. Cool off at the old fashioned ice cream social at Marshall Park, they will be scooping up dishes between 4:30 and 7.

The Gulf Coast Women's Center for Nonviolence invites everyone out for an enchanted Saturday evening. Enjoy hors d'oeuvres, live entertainment and lots of dancing at this year's Moonlight Masquerade. The IP is the place to be beginning at 6p.m.

Chefs of the Coast

  • Friday 5:30p.m.
  • Saturday 11a.m. - 3p.m.
  • Cookoff 6p.m.
  • Sunday 5:30p.m.
  • MS Coast Coliseum
  • (228) 236-1420

Dog Agility Trials

  • Friday - Sunday
  • 8a.m. - 5p.m.
  • Hancock County Fairgrounds Arena
  • 4184 Kiln Delisle Road
  • (228) 392-7045
  • Free

Biloxi Heart Association

  • Saturday
  • 8a.m. - 12p.m.
  • Climb Lighthouse
  • Rummage Sale
  • Under I-110


  • Saturday 10a.m. - 4p.m.
  • Safe Harbor United Methodist Church
  • 12000 Hwy 63, Escatawpa
  • (228) 475-4833

Ice Cream Social

  • Saturday 4:30p.m. - 7p.m.
  • Marshall Park
  • Washington Avenue, Ocean Springs

Moonlight Masquerade

  • Saturday 6p.m. - 9p.m.
  • IP Casino
  • For Tickets Call (228) 436-3809

Copyright 2011 WLOX. All rights reserved.