Category Archives: Entertainment

Annual Cedar Rest Cemetery Tour, 2015

The Hancock County Historical Societty will hold its annual Cedar Rest Cemetery Tour on Saturday, October 31.   The 22nd annual tour features  members in period dress portraying local citizens buried at Cedar Rest and will be held from 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  Hot dogs, chili dogs, homemade cookies, and punch will be served at Lobrano House just around the corner from the cemetery, 108 Cue St. after the tour.  Admission is free , but donations are accepted and appreciated.

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Cedar Rest Cemetery is located at 200 S. Second Street, Bay St. Louis, MS.

Haunted Houses and Events in Gulfport!

Just a little research on the Internet will find you several Haunted Houses, real and staged, and related events in Gulfport.  Here are just a few that you might want to check out!

Terror on the Coast, 3450 Giles Road, just off U.S. 49 and 34th Street, http://www.sunherald.com/news/local/counties/harrison-county/article37960620.html

Gregory House,  http://www.hauntedhouses.com/states/ms/gregory_house.htm

Catacombs of Terror, Barksdale Pavilion in Jones Park  http://www.gulfcoast.org/visitors/events/index.cfm?EventID=6615

Into the Woods / Haunted Trail, 27460  Road 310, Gulfport  http://www.gulfcoast.org/visitors/events/index.cfm?showweek=1&cdate=10-25-2015

Gulfport’s Island View Casino Eateries

Island View Casino, Gulfport’s only casino, is on the waterfront just 6.4 miles from the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport and offers the most dining and drinking choices on the Coast!

There are five restaurants at the Island View, assorted Grills, Bars,  cafes, and shops to sate your appetite:

  • Carter Green Steakhouse–traditional steakhouse with Creole and Cajun influences, dinner only
  • Beach Blvd Steamer–steamed seafood, crispy fried Southern favorites, pecan wood grilled items and homemade desserts in a casual coastal atmosphere, dinner only
  • Island View Buffet–open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner with a huge selection of items
  • C&G’s–varied menu of sandwiches, seafood and salads, served from 10:30 am-Midnight S-Th and 10:30am-1am F & S
  • The Coffee Shop–serving an assortment of drinks, pastries, sandwiches, and snacks 24/7
  • Beach Grill–Gulf fish, lobster, steaks and desserts, Tuesday through Saturday evenings
  • Fresh–salads, smoothies, and wraps open daily 8am-9pm
  • Gulf Breeze Bar–pizza with a magnificent view, 11am-11pm
  • The Diner–Sandwiches, burgers, ice cream and breakfast, open daily at 7am
  • Beignett Cafe–New Orleans-style traditional doughnuts, prepared when ordered and coffee, open 7am-11pm
  • Sweet Stop–homemade ice creams, gelato, and custards, plus other treats, open daily at 10am

 

Ice Skating Returns to The Coliseum!!!

Ice Skating will again be available at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center in Biloxi from November 13, 2015 until January 10, 2016.  This is the only regular ice rink between Baton Rouge and Pensacola and is the most fun you can have in 90 minutes!!!!

What You Need To Know:

  • 90 Minute Sessions
  • $12 Admission include skates
  • Discount of $2 per skater for groups of 20 or more (must purchase with a single transaction)
  • Limit of 200 skaters per session

For More Information Call:  228.594.3738

Email: KSIMPSON@MSCOASTCOLISEUM.COM

 

Casinos in Biloxi

There are eight first-class casino resorts in Biloxi, Mississippi and you are in luck if you like championship golf courses, fine dining and buffets, top-name entertainment and other amenities. Following is a list of casinos in Biloxi and a general listing of their amenities.  For more information, click on the link embedded in the Casino’s name, then enjoy your visit!.

Beau Rivage Resort & Casino
875 Beach Blvd., Biloxi
(228) 386-7111 or 888-750-7111
Amenities include hotel, shops, spa/salon, buffet, dining, nightclub, valet parking, pool, golf course, performing arts theater.

Boomtown
626 Bayview Ave., Biloxi
(228) 435-7000 or 800-627-0777
Amenities include bakery, buffet, dining, valet parking.

Golden Nugget Biloxi
151 Beach Blvd., Biloxi
(228) 436-4753 or 800-777-7568
Amenities include hotel, shops, spa/salon, buffet, dining, valet parking, pool.

Hard Rock Hotel and Casino
777 Beach Blvd., Biloxi
(228) 276-7625
Amenities include hotel, shops, spa/salon, buffet, dining, nightclub, valet parking, pool, performing arts theater.

Harrah’s Gulf Coast
280 Beach Blvd., Biloxi
(228) 436-2946 or 800-WIN-2-WIN
Amenities include hotel, shops, spa/salon, buffet, dining, valet parking, pool, golf course.

IP Casino Resort Spa
850 Bayview Ave., Biloxi
(228) 436-3000 or 888-WIN-AT-IP
Amenities include hotel, shops, spa/salon, buffet, dining, nightclub, valet parking, pool, performing arts theater.

Palace Casino Resort
158 East Howard Ave., Biloxi
(228) 432-8888 or 800-PALACE9
Amenities include hotel, buffet, dining, spa/salon, valet parking, pool, marina, golf course

Treasure Bay
1980 Beach Blvd., Biloxi
(228) 385-6000 or 800-747-2839
Amenities: Hotel, shops, buffet, dining, valet parking.