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Where to Find Your Sweet Tooth in Tupelo

Connie’s Blueberry Donut Bread Pudding, The Blue Canoe The Skillet Cookie, Crave Milkshake, Dairy Kream Cupcakes, Rosie’s Popsicles, Popsy Forklift, Sweet Dish Cafe 212 Sweet Tea and Biscuits

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Feel the Beat and Fill Your Belly!

Music and food are both known to nourish the soul. In Tupelo, you can find both on any given night at a number of local venues that help you feel the beat while filling your belly. Whether you’re looking for a casual night out sampling Italian fare with acoustic melodies in the background, a downhome […]

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7 Places To Cool Off This Summer

1. Tupelo Aquatic Center   2. Veteran’s Park Splashpad   3. Theron Nichols Park Splashpad   4. Popsy!   5. Fairpark   6. C.C. Augustus Pool   7. A Cryotherapy Clinic

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Life Lessons Learned from Elvis’ Time in Tupelo

1. Elvis wanted a rifle but got a guitar instead. (Sometimes you don’t get what you want but everything happens for a reason.) For Elvis’ 11th birthday, his mother, Gladys, took the young boy to Tupelo Hardware to purchase a birthday gift. Originally, going in, Elvis was going to get a bicycle, but when he […]

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10 #MyTupelo Photos We Loved in February!

Ah, February, love was in the air, and it began to warm up just enough to get outside. Here’s 10 #MyTupelo photos we loved from last month, in no particular order!    

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10 #MyTupelo Photos We Loved in January

It’s hard to believe we’re already over a month into 2018, with January in the rearview mirror. As always, here’s ten of our favorite #MyTupelo photos taken in January by folks all over Tupelo. The snow day last month really made for some awesome pictures!   1. @blakemccollum Blake McCollum was able to get his […]

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Feel the Beat and Fill Your Belly in Tupelo!

Music and food are both known to nourish the soul. In Tupelo, you can find both at a number of venues where you can feel the beat while filling your belly. Whether you’re looking for a casual night out sampling Italian fare with acoustic melodies in the background, a downhome atmosphere filled with fried foods […]

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10 #MyTupelo Photos We Loved in December

1. @DJournalnow The Christmas celebrations got kicked off early this past December, with the 69th Annual Reed’s Tupelo Christmas Parade bringing Christmas cheer through downtown the night of December 1st!   2. @kolebnica  The Blackland Prairie Trail along The Natchez Trace Parkway is both human and pet-approved.   3. @meganchapman11  Disney’s Frozen On Ice came […]

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How to Make Elvis’ Favorite Sandwich With a Tupelo Twist

Named by Zagat as one of the best sandwiches in the state of Mississippi, the Blue Suede Grill Peanut Butter & Banana Sandwich from Cafe 212 is a favorite eat for Tupelo locals and Elvis tourists alike. The sandwich draws its name and inspiration from Tupelo, Mississippi’s own hometown hero, Elvis Presley. The King was […]

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