Camp of the Rising Son – French Camp, MS | Natchez Trace

Located just a stone’s throw from the beautiful Natchez Trace, Hall Lodge, rustic cabins, and modern motel-style rooms await the young and young-at-heart. Initially styled to host the 6 weeks of summer camp for ages 7 – 17 year olds. Camp of the Rising SonΒ now serves as a year-roundΒ retreat and camp center. French Camp Academy […]

French Camp, MS Harvest Festival – French Camp, MS

Full day of auctioning handmade items, bluegrass music, craft demonstrations dinner on the grounds and more

Elvis Presley Birthplace – Tupelo, MS

The most significant landmark of Tupelo’s modern history is a modest, two-room house where the King of Rock & Roll was born on January 8, 1935.

Elvis Presley Driving Tour – Tupelo, MS

The Elvis Presley self-guided driving tour leads to some of the most significant locations of Elvis’ life in Tupelo.

Tupelo Veterans Museum – Tupelo, MS

Located in the Oren Dunn City Museum is a wonderful collection of memorabilia honoring the men and women who dedicated their lives to the concept of ensuring freedom for all Americans.

Brice’s Crossroads Civil War Center & National Battlefield

607 Grisham Street Baldwyn, MS 662-365-3969 www.bricescrossroads.com Email: bcr@dixie-net.com Six miles from Baldwyn on Mississippi Hwy 370 W. lies the Brice’s Crossroads National Battlefield where Confederate cavalry under the command of General Nathan Bedford Forrest defeated Union troops and forced their withdrawal to Memphis. A one-acre site maintained by the National Park Service features a […]

Tupelo National Battlefield – Tupelo, MS

Commemorated in a park on Tupelo’s West Main Street is the Battle of Tupelo – the last major engagement of the Civil War in Mississippi.