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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

  • Yazoo City July 4th Celebration
    Yazoo City July 4th Celebration
    The City of Yazoo City presents three events celebrating Yazoo and the July 4th holiday! Friday, July 3, 2015 Motown Oldies Concert Featuring Henry Rhodes...
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  • The Moving Wall
    The Moving Wall
    The Moving Wall Comes to Yazoo City!   Don’t miss this amazing event in Yazoo City on October 29 through November 2, 2015. “The Moving Wall”...
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  • Yazoo Day 2015
    Yazoo Day 2015
    Make your plans now to attend the 2015 Yazoo Day July 3 – 5, 2015 Yazoo Hometowners Club Reunion Presented by the Yazoo Hometowners Club...
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  • Gospel Explosion
    Gospel Explosion
    Gospel Explosion 2015 Sunday, May 24 4:30pm at the New Zion Multi-Purpose Center 630 East 12th Street Yazoo City, Mississippi Tickets are $15 in Advance...
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  • Bentonia Blues Festival
    Bentonia Blues Festival
    Bentonia Blues Festival since 1972! Saturday, June 20, 2015 FREE ADMISSION! FREE Related Events with LIVE Music at the Blue Front Cafe June 15 –...
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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...
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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...
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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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