HBURG is safely open for you. Read important COVID-19 travel information here. #VisitMS Responsibly

Safely Open

#VisitMS Responsibly

Safely Open

We look forward to welcoming visitors to Mississippi’s scenic outdoors and numerous tourism offerings throughout the state. Guests are advised to follow Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) COVID-19 guidelines while both traveling to and visiting our beautiful state.

Safe practices include washing hands regularly with soap and water, minimizing close contact with others, maintaining a minimum of six feet of social distance from others, and wearing masks.

Visitors are also encouraged to stay informed of additional public health guidance in local destinations throughout the state to minimize risk to themselves and others. For more information, visit the official Mississippi state tourism website for the most current public health travel alerts, guidelines and other COVID-19 related information: VisitMS COVID-19 Travel Alert.

We will do our part to ensure all visitors can experience the joy of traveling to Mississippi. We thank you for doing yours.


Katie Dixon



Hattiesburg is taking precautions so you can enjoy our city responsibly. While restaurants, accommodations, and attractions are eager for you to craft your next HBURG adventure, some businesses remain closed or have made operational changes for your protection. Whether coming to eat, shop, stay or play, your health is our #1 priority. Hattiesburg is working to be safely open for you! 

In order to have an enjoyable and safe visit, please follow state and local guidelines during the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak. For more information on these and all of the latest local updates, follow guidance from the City of Hattiesburg.