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 Co mmerce-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.
Did You Know?
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 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.
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Directions to Welcome Center
From I-10: Take exit 50 and drive south three miles, cross Hwy. 90 and railroad tracks, and the Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce - Main Street –Tourism Bureau (L&N Depot Building) will be on your left. From Hwy. 90: Turn south on Washington Ave., cross railroad tracks, and the Ocean Springs Chamber of Commerce - Main Street – Tourism Bureau (L&N Depot Building) will be on your left.