Mississippi Peanut Festival - Collins, MS - Oct 3 to Oct 5, 2020
Mitchell Farms host this annual event. Includes over 75 vendors of yard art, jewelry, collectibles, antiques, arts, crafts, and a wide variety of food, plus pumpkin patch and a tour of a working farm with turn of the century antiques. There is also a fundraiser 5K raising funds for St Jude’s Children’s Hospital.
Fall Flower and Garden Fest - Crystal Springs, MS - Oct 16 to Oct 17, 2020
Annual event at the Truck Crops Experiment Station. Lots of food, drink, and gardening fun with a 3 acre garden and over 5000 people attending.
Great Mississippi River Balloon Race - Natchez, MS - Oct 16 to Oct 18, 2020
Held at Rosalie Bicentennial Gardens, it features a carnival section with rides, games, and fun for all ages. Enjoy plenty of food. Local sports bars host college football on Saturday and the Saints football on Sunday. Also the exciting Balloon Race plus live music all weekend.