Festivals & Events

Whether one of the many year-round tours and trails available in Downtown Hattiesburg or the well-loved annual and pop-up events taking place in the district, there’s always something new to keep locals and visitors entertained and immersed in Hattiesburg’s local culture.

Annual Events

Downtown HBURG Farmers Market

Every Thursday from 3pm – 6pm
Town Square Park


Live At Five

Fridays in the Spring and Fall, 2021
5pm – 9pm
Town Square Park


2022 Date TBA
Arts & Music Street Festival

Downtown Hattiesburg

Hattiesburg Half Marathon

April 10, 2021
Begins & Ends in Downtown
201 Forrest St

Downtown Crawfish Jam Music Festival

May 22, 2021
Walthall Park
600 Walnut St.

Festival South

2021 Dates TBA
Multi-genre Arts & Entertainment Festival

Hattiesburg Craft Beer Festival

June 2022
Town Square Park

Live Music.  Food Vendors. 100+ Beers. Unlimited Samples.


Pop Up dates TBD
June – Sept. 2021

Star-Spangled Celebration

July 2nd, 2021

Annual Dual Fireworks Display at Chain Park and Petal River Park

Downtown BBQ Showdown

2022 Date TBA
Town Square Park

NYE - Midnight on Front Street

December 31 8PM to Midnight
Front Street & Main Street
Downtown Hattiesburg

Downtown Candlelit Christmas

Dec. 11-12, 2021
Throughout Downtown Hattiesburg

Victorian Candlelit Christmas
Dec. 11-12, 2021
Historic Neighborhood


A Christmas Story Self-Guided Window Display Walking tour

November 15, 2021 – January 2, 2022
Throughout Downtown Hattiesburg

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