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Yazoo County, Mississippi, winner of a Delta's Best Tourism award in 2014 from the Mississippi Delta Strategic Compact, and 3-time winner (2012, 2013, 2014) of CVB of the Year from the Mississippi Tourism Association, is home to the world famous Bentonia blues, world championship winning barbecue, famous literary and political figures, unique art and shopping, and a living history like nowhere else in Mississippi.

Whether your interests are in family-friendly events and festivals, Civil War history, African American history and heritage, hunting and fishing, or taking in the historical sites and sounds of our communities, your trip on the #YazooBackroads is waiting.

Discover Yazoo County, Mississippi. Colorful. Authentic. Unique. Just like you.
"...I know a lot of folks go around the country trying to impress people by claiming to be from Yazoo City, Mississippi, but I really am!"
-Zig Ziglar

Upcoming Events

  • Jerry Clower Festival
    Jerry Clower Festival
    Jerry Clower Festival 2015 The 2015 Jerry Clower Festival will be held on Saturday, May 2, 2015, in historic downtown Yazoo City. Check out scenes below from past events, and make your plans now to attend. The Jerry Clower Festival features Arts & Crafts vendors, an Antique […]...
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  • Bentonia Blues Festival
    Bentonia Blues Festival
    Bentonia Blues Festival since 1972! Saturday, June 20, 2015 FREE ADMISSION! Stay up-to-date with the latest announcements!  “Like” the Bentonia Blues Festival page on Facebook! LATEST UPDATE: Jimmy “Duck” Holmes has announced that he and his historic and famous Blue Front Cafe will be hosting Open Mic […]...
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  • Antique Days
    Antique Days
    ANTIQUE DAYS 2015 Antique Days 2015 will be Saturday, October 24, 2015, from 8:00 A.M. To 4:00 P.M. at the Triangle Cultural Center, (the Old Main Street School), 332 North Main Street, Yazoo City, Mississippi. TENTATIVE SCHEDULE: 7:00 A.M. Crushing the sugar cane. 8:00 A.M. Start cooking […]...
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  • Fire & Feast MBN Sanctioned BBQ Competition
    Fire & Feast MBN Sanctioned BBQ Competition
    Fire & Feast MBN Sanctioned BBQ Competition in Yazoo City, Mississippi September 11 – 12, 2015 However you spell it – barbecue, barbeque, BBQ, or Bar-B-Que – the tradition we celebrate is one of family, food, fun and fellowship!  Add to that our HUGE Prize money, and […]...
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Yazoo County Convention & Visitors Bureau
P.O. Box 186
110 N Jerry Clower Blvd, Suite S
Yazoo City, Mississippi 39194
Toll Free: (800) 381-0662
Phone: (662) 746-1815
Fax: (662) 746-1816

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