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Hattiesburg Art-a-Thon

posted: 04/07/2021
Through the end of May, grab an HBURG Art-a-Thon passport and phone or camera to capture more than 40 vibrant, Instagram-worthy murals and sculptures found throughout the city.


posted: 03/19/2021
Enjoy 24 HOURS IN HATTIESBURG by our Guest Blogger Paul Wolf! He covers it all with some amazing ideas for a day in HBURG.


posted: 02/10/2021
We've made it easy for you and rounded up nine perfect day dates in Hattiesburg for your Valentine.


posted: 01/08/2021
From biking to kayaking, creating, and eating…scroll through to find your next HBURG adventure from A to Z.

5 Hattiesburg Restaurants for BBQ Lovers

posted: 07/21/2020
Love good barbecue? Hear from Darren Wayland on the best places to get barbecue in HBURG.

Play Outdoors in HBURG

posted: 05/28/2020
HBURG has a wide variety of options for outdoor enthusiasts!

HBURG Video Series

posted: 05/27/2020
Immerse yourself in Hattiesburg from any location via our HBURG video series!

Local's Guide to HBURG

posted: 05/11/2020
We turned to the people who know us best – Hattiesburgers – to help create the perfect travel itinerary for you!

Information on COVID-19 & Travel

posted: 03/12/2020
VisitHATTIESBURG is actively and carefully monitoring travel conditions regarding COVID-19. Please click for the latest details and travel updates.

Meet in HBURG

posted: 02/14/2020
Plan your next conference or event at one of HBURG's various meeting spaces!

Dog-Friendly Hotspots in HBURG

posted: 02/10/2020
Hi! My name is Milo...check out this furry friend's favorite places to have fun with My Human (and get all the treats) in HBURG!

Touchdown in HBURG

posted: 12/04/2019
Welcome to Hattiesburg, football players, coaches, families, and fans! We know you’ll be busy cheering on your favorite team, but after the games, get out and explore the Hub City!


posted: 12/03/2019
Not only is it a new year but a new DECADE! Looking for somewhere to ring in 2020? Hattiesburg is the place for you!

Holidays in HBURG

posted: 11/22/2019
Find exactly what will have you singing “fa la la la” in HBURG this holiday season!

HBURG New Year's Eve Stay & Play

posted: 11/18/2019
A variety of hotels and accommodations abound, find just the place you’re looking for to rest your head while you #VisitHBURG.

Be Thankful in HBURG

posted: 10/31/2019
For VisitHBURG, the holiday season means giving thanks to those that make Hattiesburg special.

Restaurant Week Foodie Guide

posted: 10/03/2019
Become a certified foodie in HBURG using this year's Foodie Guide to Restaurant Week.

Fall in Love with Hattiesburg

posted: 10/01/2019
The Fall season in any college town is alive with excitement, but Hattiesburg takes it up a notch. Hattiesburg has emerged as a place that defines the new South.

Family-Friendly Fourth

posted: 06/27/2019
Plan your 4th of July celebrations in Hattiesburg with this guide to all things family-friendly!

National Travel & Tourism Week 2019

posted: 04/03/2019
Celebrate National Travel & Tourism Week with us at events all week. Check back weekly as we add more details and happenings.

Spring Break in HBURG

posted: 03/07/2019
Whether you're planning to #VisitHBURG or are looking for #Staycation fun, we have you covered with ideas for a great spring break in Hattiesburg!

Louisiana Life - Hangin' in the Hub

posted: 02/15/2019
Hattiesburg, Mississippi offers college town charm, nature, craft breweries, top notch food and loads of culture

DeSoto Magazine - Festive Cocktails for Valentine’s Day

posted: 02/04/2019
Learn more about two of Hotel Indigo's signature cocktails The Sip and Seelbach. Read more to learn how to make them at home yourself this Valentines Day.


posted: 02/01/2019
Celebrate Black History Month in Hattiesburg. A premier cultural destination in the Gulf South, the Hub City is chock full of history and heritage attractions honoring African-American culture.

Wherever I May Roam - Your Guide To Visiting Hattiesburg

posted: 12/03/2018
Hattiesburg is a city in south Mississippi offering both big city advantages and small-town charm. It is an ideal destination for travelers all over the south. Here is [your] guide to visiting Hattiesburg, including where to stay, what to do, where to eat, and when to visit.


posted: 11/07/2018
The holiday season is just kicking off in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, and there are enough events and shopping opportunities to keep you busy until Kris Kringle comes knocking.

NOLA.com >> "All Things Gold in Hattiesburg"

posted: 09/03/2018
It's a golden weekend in Hattiesburg with another USM home game! Check out this article from NOLA.com to find out what to do, see, and eat while you're in town... no matter what team you cheer for!

Outdoor Recreation in HBURG

posted: 06/18/2018
Dog days of summer? No way! Here in HBURG, the party keeps going all year ’round. In fact, summer months are perfect for enjoying many of Hattiesburg’s outdoor activities, and long days of sunshine really mean one thing: more time to play!

Memorial Day Weekend in HBURG

posted: 05/23/2018
Plan your Memorial Day weekend in Hattiesburg with this guide to what’s open and what’s happening!

It's Festival Season in HBURG

posted: 04/23/2018
As the weather gets warmer and days get longer, spring fever is back in the Hub City! This is the time to get outdoors and HBURG has you covered with plenty of options during spring and summer festival season. Live music, great food, and even better weather - what more could you ask for?

#EatHBURG: Outdoor Dining

posted: 04/09/2018
The weather is heating up in Hattiesburg, and that means one thing: we can finally eat outdoors again! What better way to celebrate the arrival of springtime than grabbing your closest friends and heading out for a burger, cold brew or barbeque?

Batter Up!

posted: 03/07/2018
So, your team is taking the field against the Golden Eagles or the William Carey Crusaders. You’ve packed your gear for a weekend in the Hub City. Welcome to #BaseBURG!

Destination: Exploration

posted: 02/27/2018
Days are getting longer and the weather is getting warmer. You’ve got an itch to venture out and explore... The solution is simple. Find your Spring Fever fix in HBURG.

February Fun in HBURG

posted: 01/29/2018
When you don’t want to stay in, but it’s a little too chilly to be outside, check out these entertaining indoor options in HBURG!

Cool Coffeehouses & Caffeine Stops in HBURG

posted: 08/30/2017
No matter how you like your cup of Joe, HBURG always has something delicious brewing!


posted: 08/30/2017
Paris, France still claims the title “City of Love,” but we’d like to think that romance can be found aplenty in Hattiesburg!

It's A Burger You Crave!

posted: 05/05/2017
Burgers Ga-LORE! Find your favorite beefy creation in HBURG!

Ride to the Burg

posted: 04/18/2017
MS Cycling Tour 200 Stopped in Hattiesburg for a visit. Read about travel writer Arlen Hall's experience.

Brewing Up a Good Time

posted: 04/13/2017
When you’re looking for something fun to do on a Friday afternoon and are wanting to stay local, look no further...