You have a host of reasons for weekend getaways and extended stays in DeSoto County, Mississippi! Check out our many great indoor and outdoor attractions and our calendar of events where you will find concert venues, festivals, parks, four golf courses with 72 holes of championship golf, spectacular sailing and fishing at Arkabutla Lake, numerous sporting events and much more!

Upcoming Events

Monday, February 17th

8:00pm - 9:30pm

Pleasant Hill Promenaders

Saturday, April 12th

9:00am-10:00am on April 12, 18 & 19

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at Cedar Hill Farm

Saturday, April 19th


Horn Lake's 4th Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 19th

3:00pm - 5:00pm

Mid-South Dressage Academy 5th Annual Eggstravaganza

Saturday, April 19th

11:00 am (rain or shine)

16th Annual Southaven Easter Egg Hunt

Sunday, April 20th

10:00am - 2:00pm

Bonne Terre Inn Easter Brunch

Sunday, April 20th


Mid-South Ice House Easter Egg Hunt

Tuesday, April 22nd

check for times

Southaven 34th Annual SpringFest

Thursday, April 24th


Annual Rotary Crawfish Countdown

Friday, May 2nd


9th Annual North Mississippi Senior Expo

Wednesday, May 7th

9:00am - 3:00pm

DeSoto County Connects Business EXPO

Saturday, May 10th

5K 8:00am & Festival 9:00am-5:00pm

15th Annual MayFest Festival & 3rd Annual 5K Run/Walk

Saturday, May 10th

2:00pm - 6:00pm

2nd Annual Heads-N-Tails Beer & Crawfish Festival

Sunday, May 11th


2nd Annual Mother's Day Celebration

Tuesday, May 13th


Hernando Public Library Presents Narrator George Guidall

Saturday, May 17th


40th Annual A’Fair in Hernando

Saturday, May 17th

Sat 8:00am-5:00pm; Sun 10:00am-4:00pm


Saturday, May 17th


1st Annual Battle of the Bands

Saturday, May 24th

Registration 7:30am; Race begins 8:30am

Magnolia Fest 5K/Fun Run

Saturday, May 31st


2nd Annual Crawfish Music Festival

Thursday, June 5th

Each Thursday 7:00pm-9:00pm

“Sunset on the Square” Summer Concert Series

Thursday, June 5th


Willie Nelson and Family & Alison Krauss and Union Station

Friday, June 6th


Rockin' on the Roost Summer Concert Series

Thursday, June 12th


KIX 106 Smokin’ Summer Showcase

Sunday, June 15th

Boston Heaven on Earth Tour

Friday, June 27th


Picnic and Parade around the Square

Saturday, June 28th

Summerland Tour 2014

Saturday, August 2nd


Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers

Saturday, August 16th


12th Annual Memphis Tri-State Blues Festival

Saturday, August 30th


5th Annual City Wide Scavenger Hunt

Friday, September 12th


The Classic Concert with Charlie Wilson

Friday, September 19th

Opening day 12:00pm; check for daily times

158th Annual Mid-South Fair

Saturday, September 20th


Front Porch Jubilee

Saturday, September 27th

9:00am - 2:00pm

Hernando's Annual Play Day in the Park

Friday, October 24th


Fall Fest on the Roost

Thursday, November 6th


Mötley Crüe - The Final Tour

Monday, December 1st


Santa on the Roost in Old Towne

Thursday, December 4th


Christmas in Old Towne & City Tree Lighting

Sunday, December 7th

2:00pm - 5:00pm

Hernando's Annual Cookies with Santa