Welcome to Downtown Hattiesburg’s newest event series – First Saturday!

First Saturday is a day to get out and get downtown to support local businesses. Locals and visitors alike are invited to discover something new each month with participating businesses and events throughout the day.


Downtown businesses will host their own unique events during each First Saturday. There’s always something new to discover during First Saturday from block parties, outdoor markets to gallery openings.

May’s First Saturday will include:

    • Southbound – Open 7am-2pm
    • Anderson Downtown – Open 9am-4pm
    • Lucky Rabbit – Outdoor Street Market – 9am-6pm
    • The Author Shoppe – Drinks with Mom – bring your mom to the shop; buy her a drink and get one free! – 9am-7pm
    • Blooms Company – 10% off store-wide, morning mimosas, Flower Happy Hour – 10am-4pm
    • fivetwentyfive – Shopping & pop-up jewelry sale featuring Gracie Nichols – 10am-6pm
    • The Porter  – Cerveza Y Burritos: keep the Cinco de Mayo festivities going through the weekend with burritos, new beer, and fun; Stephen Wade Scott live from 5-8pm – 11am-11pm
    • Fairley’s Wings & More – Mothers Day Block Party; happy hour 4-7pm; outside music 7pm – Open 11am-10pm
    • Pocket Museum & Theater – New Exhibit
    • Oddfellows Gallery– Gallery Open – 11am-5pm
    • Hattiesburgers & Blues – Open 11am-11pm
    • Nellie’s – $5 Traditional 16 oz. Daiquiris/ $6 Premium 16 oz. Daiquiris – 11am to close
    • Smith Drug Company – Open for guests to tour the newly renovated historic building. T-shirts, malts, and milkshakes will be available for purchase – 12-4pm
    • Sage Den –  Pop up concert with Steffan Ardis (2-3pm) and 25% off tea bar – Open 12-6pm
    • Alley Cats Axe Throwing – Open 12pm with 20% off until 6pm
    • Blu Jazz Cafe – Open 10am-10pm
    • Grill & Grocery – Live music  – Open 8pm until
    • Thirsty Hippo – Squirms / Nighdrator / Uro LIVE – 9pm until
    • HAPA Pop-up Art Installations (all day)



    • Upcoming Dates:




    Access travel and parking information at downtownhattiesburg.com/getting-around/ 

    ADA parking available in all lots located in Downtown Hattiesburg. 

    Staying the entire weekend? Find where you can stay in Hattiesburg by visiting www.visithburg.org/stay/