Explore Yazoo County, Mississippi. Colorful. Authentic. Unique. Just like you.
Yazoo Visitor Info : M-F, 8A-5P CDT
800-381-0662

News

Holly Bluff Friends & Family Day

Holly Bluff Friends and Family Day Sunday, September 2nd, 2018 (the Sunday before Labor Day) 9 am to 9 pm Miller’s Place in Holly Bluff, Mississippi The 9th Annual Holly Bluff Friends & Family Day is presented by Wyatt House Entertainment This family-friendly event includes: Free Food Live Performances Popcorn Snow Cones Jump Rope Contest Hula Hoop Contest Arts & Crafts Horse Rides and many more activities! Face Painting by: Emily Schmidt Special Appearance by: Magicland Characters For more information, call Michael Wyatt at 214.680.7753 Not only are we having fun, but we are having fun with a purpose. Bring your family and friends to Holly Bluff!

Read More...

A Word from Yazoo County Convention & Visitors Bureau’s New Executive Director

It is with great honor that I introduce myself to you, the Travelers, Tourists, and Fans of Yazoo County, Mississippi, as the new Executive Director of the Yazoo County Convention & Visitors Bureau. As my home, Yazoo County is near and dear to my heart. As a 16-year tourism professional in Yazoo County, I am excited to get the chance to lead our tourism efforts to highlight Yazoo County. I have so many new ideas and plans for our tourism office, and I am looking forward to putting those ideas to work for our tourism partners and our community. I know and love this community with all my heart, and I believe in our tourism businesses and attractions. I hope you are ready to take this journey with me.   Sincerely, Shanitra Finley Executive Director Yazoo County CVB Contact Us 800-381-0662

Read More...

Civil Rights Jubilee

Oak Grove AME Church hosts Civil Rights Jubilee Saturday, June 21, 2014 10am to 2pm Hwy 16 W, Benton, Mississippi 39039 Celebrating 50 years since the signing of the Landmark Legislation Civil Rights Bill of 1964 and commemorating the Meredith March of Freedom Summer 1966! For more information, contact Mildred Brown at 662.673.9007 or 662.571.0005    

Read More...

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, DJ For more information: Lena Jones 662-571-6401, Dorothy Houge 662-571-7609, Casey Burrell 601-842-5507, or Alma Harrington 662-571-3118. Sponsored in part by an Event Sponsorship from the Yazoo County Convention & Visitors Bureau

Read More...

Farewell Reception for Tonja Ray-Smith

It is with great sadness that the Yazoo County CVB announces the resignation of our Executive Director of 6 years, Tonja Ray-Smith. Her years of service to the CVB have been amazing… Award-Winning, in fact! We wish her much love and success in her future endeavors, and hope she knows she will always be loved and missed in Yazoo County. Please join us in wishing her well, and if you have a personal story of her time here in Yazoo, we would love to hear it. Her impact as ED has been wonderful, and far-reaching. On Tuesday, May 27, from 5pm to 7pm, we are hosting a farewell reception for Ms. Smith. We hope you will join us in thanking her for her years of service to Yazoo County, and in wishing her well in her future endeavors. “One Love for Tonja” Farewell Reception Tuesday, May 27 5pm to 7pm at the

Read More...

Travel Rally Day 2014

National Travel & Tourism Week is May 3 – 11, 2014.  The Yazoo County CVB will be holding a Travel Rally in Yazoo City on Wednesday, May 7 Join us for FREE FOOD, FUN and PRIZES! Learn why Travel Matters to Yazoo County’s economy. What’s your ?

Read More...

Jerry Clower Festival

Jerry Clower Festival 2019 The 2019 Jerry Clower Festival will be Saturday, May 4, 2019, in historic downtown Yazoo City.  The 2019 Jerry Clower Festival will feature: • Arts & Crafts • Antique & Classic Car Show • Kidz Zone • Silent Auction • Lots of Delicious Food • LIVE Entertainment and SO MUCH MORE! DOWNLOAD APPLICATIONS(Coming Soon!) For additional information, please contact Brenda or Colon Johnston at 662-746-7676 Check out scenes below from past events, and make your plans now to attend! This project is partially funded by a grant from the Yazoo County Convention & Visitors Bureau The weekend of May 3rd-4th is a great time to plan a visit to Yazoo! Friday, May 3rd, 6:00 pm Yazoo Arts Council Event celebrating the arts in Yazoo County! details TBA Saturday, May 4th, 10 am-5 pm Jerry Clower Festival Featuring LIVE Music, Arts & Crafts, Antique & Classic Car

Read More...

Saying, “Hi,” to the FAM!

Mississippi Welcome Center FAM Tour group stops in Yazoo A group of Mississippi Welcome Center employees stopped by our Visitors Center on Tuesday on their way to a FAM Tour in the North Mississippi Delta. FAM Tours, or Familiarization Tours,  are an integral part of tourism in Mississippi.  Welcome Center employees learn about the varied offerings for tourists and travelers in areas all across the state by taking a close-up look at the area, led by the folks who know the area best. In 2011, a group of about 30 Mississippi Welcome Center employees came to Yazoo County and took a 3-day FAM Tour. Their stops included: Bobby Rico Knives and Greg Harkins Woodworks in Vaughan, both members of the Mississippi Craftsmen’s Guild; Emmaus Retreat Center at No Mistake Plantation in Satartia; the historic Blue Front Cafe, home of the Bentonia Blues Festival, in Bentonia; Wells Ranch, a 250-acre working

Read More...

Yazoo Drug Company

Yazoo Drug Company 730 E. 15th Street Yazoo City, Mississippi 662.746.7423 10AM to 6 PM Monday – Friday 9AM to 1PM Saturday A full service independent pharmacy and gift shop. Offers fast, personal service by a caring staff dedicated to our customers’ needs. “A drug store and so much more!” Offering McCarty Pottery, cinda b luggage, Cotton Brothers clothing for men and other men’s apparel, women’s clothing and shoes, and more.

Read More...

Methodist Market

Methodist Market Corner of Madison and Main Street Yazoo City, Mississippi LIMITED HOURS: Monday from 9am – 12Noon Saturday from 9am – 12Noon Thrift shop – You never know what you may find!  NO  CREDIT OR DEBIT CARDS – Cash ONLY.

Read More...

Get the latest!

Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List icon Sign up for our Email Newsletter
For Email Newsletters you can trust

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

Connect with VisitYazoo!
Visit Yazoo on Twitter

Visit the Delta

Visit Mississippi