Ocean Springs

Spring Arts Festival: Herb, Garden & Art

The annual Spring Arts Festival in downtown Ocean Springs celebrated its 25th year last weekend. Over 150 vendors participated and, while the numbers are still being calculated, it is estimated to have had around 15,000 visitors. The event is looked forward to each...

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Business of the Week: Marina Cottage Soap Company

Marina Cottage Soap Co. began in Ocean Springs, MS in 2012. It all started with Vanessa, who is a Registered Nurse. She created products for those with eczema and other sensitive skin issues out of necessity, in her own kitchen. That passion has created over 100...

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Ocean Springs Tree Lighting Moved to Community Center

Click the image above to view larger. (Ocean Springs, MS) – The annual Tree Lighting ceremony with Santa scheduled for Thursday, December 7 from 6-8 p.m. will now take place at the Ocean Springs Community Center located at 512 Washington Avenue due to the cold...

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New Vegan Cafe Wins over Skeptics

You might not be aware, but right next to Mosaic Church, in Ocean Springs (1064 Thorn ave, to be precise), there is a brand new place to enjoy some great food. It is called “The Kettle Cafe and Tea Room. I heard about it’s opening, and i saw the place, but...

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‘Tis the Season: Ugly Christmas Sweaters for a Cause

Photo by Tammy Smith | SunHerald  Over the years, people worldwide have added the ugly Christmas sweater to their list of necessary holiday items. These sweaters, known for their tackiness and gaudiness, can range from knitted sweaters to sweater vests, handmade to...

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Support Local Businesses for Small Business Saturday

Provided by Downtown Ocean Springs If you haven’t finished (or even started) your holiday shopping, consider visiting a local store in your community on Saturday, Nov. 25, for Small Business Saturday. Small Business Saturday is an American shopping holiday held...

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