This shining city on the Natchez Trace offers discerning travelers an unexpected melding of nature and style. Outdoor adventure and upscale architecture. Historic trails and modern design. In fact, Ridgeland was designed to make the most of Mississippi’s beautiful weather, bringing the outdoors in and the indoors out.

The north shore banks of the Barnett Reservoir wind along the Natchez Trace Parkway and greet visitors with natural beauty and outstanding recreational opportunities.

The Bill Waller Crafts Center features works of over 150 artisans, who are members of the Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi. The multi-million dollar center features artisan works, a blacksmith shop, a woodworkers shop, meeting space, outdoor demonstrations and exhibits.

The city is full of excitement, including Art, Wine and Wheels, a jam-packed weekend combining 3 of Ridgeland’s signature events. Browse among fine art at the Ridgeland Fine Arts Festival, sip exquisite wine at the Santé South Wine Festival and ride along scenic byway in the Natchez Trace Century Ride.

Be sure to visit the Ridgeland Visitor Center located in the Renaissance at Colony Park, a vibrant venue for shopping, dining and entertainment.

Take a look at our Natchez Trace to Ridgeland itinerary here.

Ridgeland Tourism Commission
800.468.6078
www.visitridgeland.com

Econo Lodge North – Ridgeland, MS

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Drury Inn & Suites – Ridgeland, MS

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Days Inn & Suites – Ridgeland, MS

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Recently named a Bike Friendly Community by the League of American Cyclists, Ridgeland’s multi-use path is a perfect setting for bikers and walkers alike. The Chisha Foka Multi-Use Trail, in honor of the area’s significance as the homeland of the Choctaw people, is a 7 mile scenic trail traveling among wildlife and abundant foliage near […]

Barnett Reservoir – Ridgeland, MS

Ridgeland is where water meets wonderful at the Barnett Reservoir.  105 Miles of shoreline and 33,000 acres of surface area provide a haven for boaters, skiers, anglers, picnickers, birdwatchers and campers. www.therez.ms

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The Bill Waller Craft Center, formerly named the Mississippi Craft Center, is a 20,000 square foot facility that represents over 400 artisans from 19 states and displays exceptional work that has elevated craft to fine art. Open year-round, the center is a perfect destination for the art enthusiast, group tours and meetings or conferences.  It’s […]

Embassy Suites – Ridgeland, MS

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