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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: Readers’ Choice Award from Convention South Magazine in 2015 & 2016, Delta’s Best Tourism award in 2014 from the Mississippi Delta Strategic Compact, 3-time winner (2012, 2013, 2014) 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

  • Lindsey Lawn Summer Fest
    Lindsey Lawn Summer Fest
    14th Annual Lindsey Lawn Summer Fest Saturday, June 24, 2017 12:30 PM – 5:00 PM Free Food, Live Music, Jumbo Slide, and MORE! at Lindsey...
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  • Mississippi Bicentennial "Learn at Lunch"
    Mississippi Bicentennial “Learn at Lunch”
    Mississippi Bicentennial Learn at Lunch Bring your lunch and join the Yazoo Historical Society and Ricks Memorial Library every Friday in July from noon til...
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  • Yazoo Day 2017
    Yazoo Day 2017
    Yazoo Day 2017 The Yazoo Hometowners’ Club, Inc., presents Yazoo Day 2017 events and activities in Yazoo City from June 30 – July 2, 2017...
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  • Yazoo Legends in Radio
    Yazoo Legends in Radio
    Yazoo Legends in Radio Celebrating the History of Black DJs in Yazoo County, Mississippi Saturday, September 9, 2017 5:00 PM at Mt. Vernon MB Church...
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  • Campanella Park Summer League Softball
    Campanella Park Summer League Softball
    Roy Campanella Park presents Fastpitch Softball Summer League June through August 2017 FREE for ALL GIRLS ages 7 -12 in Yazoo and surrounding areas! Sign...
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  • Yaz Summer Blast
    Yaz Summer Blast
    Yaz Summer Blast presented by the City of Yazoo City July 1 – July 3, 2017 Schedule of events: Saturday, July 1 10 AM –...
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  • G.A. Carmichael Community Forum 2017
    G.A. Carmichael Community Forum 2017
    Community Forum 2017 with G.A. Carmichael Family Health Center’s Chief Executive Officer Wednesday, June 21, 2017 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. GA Carmichael Family Health...
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  • Picnic in the Pasture
    Picnic in the Pasture
    Picnic in the Pasture Saturday, October 7, 2017 12 Noon-Dusk Wells Ranch 933 Wells Road Bentonia, MS 39040 J & T Enterprises will again host...
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  • Antique Days
    Antique Days
    Antique Days 2017 Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the Triangle Cultural Center, (the Old Main Street School) 332 North Main Street, Yazoo City, Mississippi Don’t...
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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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