Family fun takes on a whole new meaning at the Downtown Crawfish Jam, Annual BBQ Showdown, or Live at Five where food, music, and family exist in perfect harmony. Join in the ‘unzipped” fun with Birthday Bash at the Hattiesburg Zoo or salute our troops at Camp Shelby’s centennial celebration. Bring your crew and join the fun!

Hattiesburg Public School District Foundation - Hattiesburg Hall of Fame

The Hattiesburg Public School District Foundation to host first Hattiesburg Hall of Fame black-tie gala during Homecoming Week. The event, set for October 24, will celebrate the career and life accomplishments of distinguished alumni of Hattiesburg Public Schools.

Fall Festival - Hattiesburg Moose Lodge

10/25/2019 - 10/26/2019
2 day Fall festival hosted at the Hattiesburg Moose Lodge featuring lots of good family fun!

Movie Night on the Lawn

The Movie Night On The Lawn is a FREE event for all family members! It will be KID FRIENDLY. Voting on which movie we will watch will begin on October 1st! There will be s'more stations and Concessions! So, bring a blanket and some friends because we have the rest!

Live At Five w/ Sugarcane Jane & The Bucket Fillers

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!


10/25/2019 - 10/30/2019
ZooBoo is a multiple-night fall event featuring Halloween Decor for all ages.


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

Hattiesburg Halloween Parade

Hattiesburg Halloween Parade Downtown - October 29th

Southern Discomfort (University of Southern Mississippi Forum)

Tena Clark, a Mississippi native and Southern Miss alumna, is now a Grammy-winning producer and entrepreneur who will speak about her experiences growing up in the south.

Christmas Downtown Street Market

Christmas Downtown Street Market in front of The Lucky Rabbit - November 2

Simply Vintage Christmas Open House

Christmas Open House - Pictures with Santa, Door Prizes, and more - November 2nd

8th Annual Empty Bowls

Select a unique handcrafted pottery bowl and enjoy a simple lunch of soup and sides as you help the Edwards Street Fellowship Center food pantry fill empty bowls in the greater Hattiesburg area.

Lucky Rabbit Weekend (November)

11/07/2019 - 11/10/2019
Shop The Lucky Rabbit all weekend long.