Star in your own vacation adventure

With a click of your mouse, the five videos below will take you on a whirlwind tour of some of DeSoto County, Mississippi's unique sights, sounds, smells and tastes. This is just a start. Your own adventure awaits!

Welcome to Blues Country

Home to blues legends like Kenny Brown, Joe Callicott, Memphis Minnie, Johnny Woods and more, the blues have deep roots here in DeSoto County. Come catch a live show or travel back in time along our historic Blues Trail.

A memorable stop on the march to Civil Rights

Explore the historic landmarks and feel the powerful spirit of progress that make DeSoto County an important part of African-American heritage and the Civil Right movement.

Pick your favorites

When it comes to agritourism, you have a lot to pick from in DeSoto County. Children and adults alike will enjoy hayrides, agriculturally themed shows, petting zoos, u-pick-it fruits and vegetables, and so much more.

March across time

From battlefields to museums, graveyards to homesteads, tales of the clash of the blues and greys abound in DeSoto County.

Get a real taste of the South

A mouthwatering steak, a milk shake that's out of this world and the best fried catfish either side of the Mississippi. Take your taste buds on a trip they'll remember.

Get your motor running

One of the best wasy to see DeSoto County is to hit the backroads on motorcycle. With interesting sights to see, foods to eat, and friends to meet, DeSoto County is a biker's dream.

Discover DeSoto County Mississippi!


DeSoto County LANDERS Center has something for everybody from popular entertainers, sports, conferences and conventions.