Events

What's Happening in HBURG

Join us for one of our many annual events. Like live music? Check out Hubfest or Live at Five. Want more art in your life? Mobile St. Renaissance Fest has what you’re looking for. Need to get in the holiday spirit? Stop by the Hattiesburg Zoo for Zoo Boo in October and Zoo Lights in December. No matter how you like to have fun, Hattiesburg has something for you!

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Mississippi Miss Hospitality Competition

07/20/2018 - 07/21/2018
Thirty-one women, who represent all regions of the state, will vie for the title of Mississippi’s Miss Hospitality, with the winner serving for a full year as the state’s official am

SummerTunes

07/27/2018
SummerTunes is a free, outdoor, music event held in Downtown Hattiesburg at Town Square Park Friday evenings in July from 7–10 PM.

Lucky Rabbit Weekend

08/02/2018 - 08/05/2018
Shop The Lucky Rabbit all weekend long.

Story Time at the Hattiesburg Zoo

08/03/2018 - 09/28/2018
Join the Hattiesburg Zoo's education department for Story Time every Friday in August and September.

SummerTunes

08/10/2018
SummerTunes is a free, outdoor, music event held in Downtown Hattiesburg at Town Square Park Friday evenings in July from 7–10 PM.

Gillian Welch

08/17/2018
Americana music enthusiasts have another summer concert option in Hattiesburg as Gillian Welch takes the stage at the historic Hattiesburg Saenger Theater on Friday, August 17 at 8 p.m. Tickets for this performance are on sale now online via HattiesburgSaenger.com or by calling the box office at 601.584.4888.

Christian Services Annual Banquet

08/21/2018
Christian Services Annual Banquet, a night of inspirational testimonies, music, food, and fellowship.

SummerTunes

08/24/2018
SummerTunes is a free, outdoor, music event held in Downtown Hattiesburg at Town Square Park Friday evenings in July from 7–10 PM.

Lucky Rabbit Weekend

09/06/2018 - 09/09/2018
Shop The Lucky Rabbit all weekend long.

ADP Annual Golf Tournament

09/20/2018
Join Hattiesburg Area Development Partnership (ADP) in their annual golf tournament.

Live At Five

09/21/2018
Live at Five is a free, outdoor, music event held in Downtown Hattiesburg at Town Square Park every Friday evening in April & October (with special May dates) from 5–9 PM. This is a family-friendly event featuring a variety of musical genres. Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket, pack a cooler or grab a bite from a local food vendor!

Live At Five

09/28/2018
Live at Five is a free, outdoor, music event held in Downtown Hattiesburg at Town Square Park every Friday evening in April & October (with special May dates) from 5–9 PM. This is a family-friendly event featuring a variety of musical genres. Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket, pack a cooler or grab a bite from a local food vendor!

Lucky Rabbit Weekend

10/04/2018 - 10/07/2018
Shop The Lucky Rabbit all weekend long.

Live At Five

10/05/2018
Live at Five is a free, outdoor, music event held in Downtown Hattiesburg at Town Square Park every Friday evening in April & October (with special May dates) from 5–9 PM. This is a family-friendly event featuring a variety of musical genres. Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket, pack a cooler or grab a bite from a local food vendor!

Live At Five

10/12/2018
Live at Five is a free, outdoor, music event held in Downtown Hattiesburg at Town Square Park every Friday evening in April & October (with special May dates) from 5–9 PM. This is a family-friendly event featuring a variety of musical genres. Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket, pack a cooler or grab a bite from a local food vendor!

Live At Five

10/19/2018
Live at Five is a free, outdoor, music event held in Downtown Hattiesburg at Town Square Park every Friday evening in April & October (with special May dates) from 5–9 PM. This is a family-friendly event featuring a variety of musical genres. Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket, pack a cooler or grab a bite from a local food vendor!

ZooBoo

10/25/2018 - 10/31/2018
ZooBoo is a multiple-night fall event featuring Halloween Decor for all ages.

Live At Five

10/26/2018
Live at Five is a free, outdoor, music event held in Downtown Hattiesburg at Town Square Park every Friday evening in April & October (with special May dates) from 5–9 PM. This is a family-friendly event featuring a variety of musical genres. Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket, pack a cooler or grab a bite from a local food vendor!

Booseum

10/26/2018
Join the African American Military History Museum for Booseum, a Halloween-themed night at the museum!

"Rocky Horror Picture Show"

10/27/2018
Let's do the Time Warp again! Every year, the Hattiesburg Saenger Theater brings "Rocky Horror Picture Show" to the big screen.

Lucky Rabbit Weekend

11/01/2018 - 11/04/2018
Shop The Lucky Rabbit all weekend long.

Art Walk & Holiday Open House

11/10/2018
With the Streets closed and most of the downtown businesses open late- you can feel free to bring the family, grab a bite and wander around downtown and explore. Stop by our information booth and pick up a map- then head out and discover Downtown!

Starry Nights

11/13/2018
Head to the HBURG Zoo for a star-filled night!

DIY Holiday Paint Party

12/01/2018
Join in the fun at the African American Military History Museum for their third annual DIY Holiday Paint Party.

Christian Services Annual Banquet

12/01/2018
Ballet Magnificat dance company will present an original piece perfect for the holiday season.

Lucky Rabbit Weekend

12/06/2018 - 12/09/2018
Shop The Lucky Rabbit all weekend long.

Christmas Open House

12/08/2018
Join the African American Military History Museum for a Christmas Open House.

Old Tyme Christmas

12/08/2018 - 12/09/2018
The Hattiesburg Downtown Association, in partnership with Hattiesburg Historic Neighborhood, the City of Hattiesburg and VisitHattiesburg, is hosting an “Olde Tyme Christmas” event filled with holiday festivities Dec. 8 & 9, 2018. Local residents and visitors are invited downtown to attend the weekend of events.

Victorian Candlelight Christmas

12/08/2018 - 12/09/2018
Take a step back in time during the 41st Annual Victorian Candlelit Christmas, presented by the Hattiesburg Historic Neighborhood Association and the Historic Hattiesburg Downtown Association.

Zoo Lights & Holiday Market

12/15/2018 - 12/23/2018
Zoo Lights is a multiple night holiday winter event featuring lighting of the Hattiesburg Zoo for all ages.