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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. Check out our list of Ten Can't-Miss Spots for year-round uniquely Yazoo things to do!

Yazoo County Can't-Miss

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

  • Hallelujah Wang Dang Doodle
    Hallelujah Wang Dang Doodle
    Hallelujah Wang Dang Doodle A FREE Good-Time Event in Yazoo City Memorial Day Weekend May 26, 27, & 28, 2017 at Mary’s Happy Medium 123...
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  • Back Home Again
    Back Home Again
    Back Home Again Event May 26-28, Memorial Day Weekend Join us for lots of FREE fun Yazoo City featuring Grammy Award-Winner Grady Champion! 3-on-3, Freethrow,...
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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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  • Panther Swamp NWR Kid's Fishing Rodeo
    Panther Swamp NWR Kid’s Fishing Rodeo
    5th Annual Kid’s Fishing Rodeo hosted by Panther Swamp National Wildlife Refuge Saturday, May 20, 2017 What a great time of year to get outside...
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  • Yazoo County Area Job Fair
    Yazoo County Area Job Fair
    Looking for a JOB? Make your plans now to attend the 15th Annual Yazoo County Area Job Fair Tuesday, May 9, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 2...
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  • Gospel Explosion
    Gospel Explosion
    Gospel Explosion 2017 Sunday, May 28, 2017 4:30 pm Live Gospel Music at the New Zion Multi-Purpose Center 630 East 12th Street Yazoo City, Mississippi...
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  • Bentonia Blues Festival
    Bentonia Blues Festival
    Bentonia Blues Festival Saturday, June 17, 2017 BACK at the Holmes Farm 313 Wilson-Holmes Road, Bentonia, Mississippi Related events leading up to the Bentonia Blues...
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  • Antique Days
    Antique Days
    ANTIQUE DAYS 2017 Antique Days 2017 Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the Triangle Cultural Center, (the Old Main Street School) 332 North Main Street, Yazoo...
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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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