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Welcome to Yazoo County, Mississippi! Many people plan their visits to Yazoo County around our annual events. But Yazoo County is a great place to visit year-round for anyone who enjoys an off-the-beaten-path adventure.

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.

Yazoo County is home to the world famous Bentonia blues, world championship winning cuisine, famous literary and political figures, unique art and shopping, and a living history like nowhere else in Mississippi.

Yazoo County Convention & Visitors Bureau awards include: 3-time winner of an Annual Readers’ Choice Award from Convention South Magazine (2015, 2016, 2017), Delta’s Best Tourism award in 2014 from the Mississippi Delta Strategic Compact, 4-time winner (2012, 2013, 2014, 2017) of CVB of the Year from the Mississippi Tourism Association. Learn more about the CVB and our Mission.

Discover Yazoo County, Mississippi. Colorful. Authentic. Unique. Just like you.


“…to my contemporaries when I left the place later for college, I was called “Yazoo.” Such was the spell the very name exerted on you long after you had left it.”
-Willie Morris, North Toward Home (1967)

Upcoming Events

  • Hills Meet the Delta Quilt Show
    Hills Meet the Delta Quilt Show
    Hills Meet the Delta Quilt Show Head to downtown Yazoo City on June 9th, 2018, for the Hills Meet the Delta Quilt Show at the...
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  • Live at the Blue Front
    Live at the Blue Front
    Live at the Blue Front The Blue Front Cafe presents ‘Live at the Blue Front’! This series of events will include live music at the...
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  • Mix & Mingle
    Mix & Mingle
    Mix & Mingle A third Thursday networking event series in Yazoo!   When: Monthly on the 3rd Thursday Where: Host locations announced at Yazoo Chamber...
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  • Hallelujah Wang Dang Doodle
    Hallelujah Wang Dang Doodle
    Hallelujah Wang Dang Doodle A FREE Good-Time Event in Yazoo City Memorial Day Weekend May 25, 26, & 27, 2018 at Mary’s Happy Medium 123...
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  • Back Home Again
    Back Home Again
    Back Home Again 2018 May 25-27, Memorial Day Weekend Join us for lots of FREE fun in Yazoo City featuring Willie Clayton! 3-on-3, Freethrow, 3-point, and...
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  • Ole River Bass Club Wolf Lake Fishing Tournament
    Ole River Bass Club Wolf Lake Fishing Tournament
    Bass Fishing Tournament Postponed until further notice. Ole River Bass Club of Jackson, MS, will be hosting a Bass Fishing Tournament in Yazoo County at Wolf...
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  • Gospel Explosion
    Gospel Explosion
    Gospel Explosion 2018 Sunday, May 27, 2018 4:30 pm Live Gospel Music at the New Zion Multi-Purpose Center 630 East 12th Street Yazoo City, Mississippi...
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  • Big Mound Road Community Day
    Big Mound Road Community Day
    6th Annual Big Mound Road Community Day Where: Owens Drive, Bentonia, MS 39040 When: Sunday, May 27, 2018, Noon-Until What: Food, Drinks, Waterslide, Space jump,...
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  • Bentonia Blues Festival
    Bentonia Blues Festival
    Bentonia Blues Festival Saturday, June 16, 2018 at the Holmes Farm 313 Wilson-Holmes Road, Bentonia, Mississippi Related events leading up to the Bentonia Blues Festival...
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Yazoo County CVB

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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