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ourney back in time and experience the past like never before at Landrum’s Homestead and Village in Laurel on May 20, 2023. Landrum’s Homestead will be hosting its first ever History…Alive! event from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., this Saturday.

Take a step back in time and enjoy a Victorian Christmas in Hattiesburg, Dec. 14 to 15. Partnering with Visit Mississippi, the Historic Hattiesburg Neighborhood welcomes everyone to enjoy an elegant Christmas of years past at the 43rd Annual Victorian Candlelit Christmas. The Hub City will light up as the city takes part in the Downtown Candlelit Christmas, and there is sure to be something for everyone in the family to enjoy this weekend full of activities.

Since 1994, the Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum has given guests a chance to ride a replica of a historic schooner and be a part of the annual Christmas on the Water Boat Parade in Biloxi in December. This is a great opportunity to board a decorative Biloxi schooner and participate in the holiday parade rather than just watching it from the shore.

The 1699 Historical Society of Ocean Springs will host the annual Weekend of Discovery this weekend with a variety of events, including a traditional full-dress presentation, in which those who once sailed ashore in 1699 come alive. The public is invited to partake in the weekend of festivities.