Welcome to Ocean Springs, Mississippi!
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.
Come Shop. Eat. Stay. with us in Ocean Springs.
Ocean Springs is “one of a kind” with hundreds of art galleries, boutique shops making it the largest, locally owned shopping district on the Coast.
Traditionally known for our gulf coast seafood, Ocean Springs can fill the taste palette of anyone with its 100 “one of a kind” restaurants and bars and booming nightlife.
Ocean Springs has miles of nature trails, bicycle trails, blueway trails and greenways. Take a walk down to the beach or across the Biloxi Bay Bridge connecting Ocean Springs to Biloxi. There’s a “one of a kind” walking path.
Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival
The Peter Anderson Arts & Crafts Festival is the largest fine arts festival in the state attracting over 120,000 attendees and nearly 400 artists, crafters and food vendors each November. It is put on each year by the staff and volunteers at the Ocean Springs Chamber-Main Street-Tourism Bureau and presented by Blue Moon. For other community events click on the “Calendar” or “Festivals” link on the home page.