Ocean Springs, a cottage community rich in cultural, is located on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. This historic town is filled with several miles of shopping, dining and entertainment surrounded by arts, beautiful landscaping, bayous and a walkable downtown district that you do not want to miss. With the Chamber of Commerce-Main Street-Tourism Bureau offices located in the heart of downtown, this community focuses on enhancing the local culture and preserving the quality of life.

We invite you to stop by the Ocean Springs Welcome Center located in the historic L&N Depot Plaza to find out all Ocean Springs has to offer. Meet our friendly staff and fill up on brochures, maps and more.

Take a glimpse of local art in the center, get a list of upcoming events and festivals happening in town, check for hotel availability and start your day on the Live Oaks Bicycle Route or walk along our beach front.

Find out where to SHOP. STAY. EAT. EXPLORE. Begin your adventure here!

Stay updated on the latest with our community related to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)


Click on the pages below for resources and updates on what our local  shops, restaurants, museums, and other businesses are doing during this time.


Small Business Resources

Health Information

Local Government & Schools

Festival & Events

Parks & Museums

Restaurants & Retail

Upcoming Events

Visit our Community Calendar for a full listing of  events around town! 

Saturdays – Ocean Springs Fresh Market, 9AM-1PM at L&N Depot in downtown.

Now – August 3 – Peter Anderson Festival Vendor Applications available.

July 10: Moxie Shop Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, 3:00PM,                                         636 Washington Ave.

July 15: Virtual Breakfast with the Mayor, 8AM-9AM,                                    www.facebook.com/oceanspringschamberofcommerce

July 16: CANCELED Business After Hours, 5PM-7PM,                                               The Walter Anderson Museum of Art, 510 Washington Ave.

July 24 & 25: July Sidewalk Sale, 10AM-5PM, uptown, downtown, all                              around Ocean Springs

August 1 &2: CANCELED 27th Spring Arts Festival: Herb, Garden &                               Art,  Sat. 9AM-5PM & Sun. 9AM-4PM, in downtown                                     Ocean Springs

More events to come…

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We are "OS community strong" and we want to keep our community informed of what our local businesses are doing, what our City is saying and how our County is preparing during this time related to COVID-19 (coronavirus).  We will be posting on our Facebook page and...

27th Spring Arts Festival Postponed

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the 27th Annual Spring Arts Festival – Herb, Garden & Art held in downtown Ocean Springs, MS has been postponed until further notice. Over 150 artists and growers will participate featuring pieces in various media including...

Ocean Springs Community Awards Announced

Ocean Springs Community Awards announced at annual meeting (Ocean Springs, Miss) – For years, the Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce-Main Street-Tourism Bureau has recognized outstanding members of the community who have made extraordinary contributions in service,...


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With more than a dozen annual events and activities throughout the year, we depend on our volunteers to make it all happen.  If you are looking for ways to get involved in our community events and activities, click HERE or visit our “Volunteer” tab under “About US” at the top of the page!  We are a non-profit organization that needs YOU!

Ocean Springs Community Podcast

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