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My Bucket List

A visit to Tupelo is a foolproof bucket list addition. Here’s what we recommend: 1. Drive to #MyTupelo – it is the birthplace of a king after all. 2. Book a hotel room – easy to do, there are several options. 3. Explore all the city has to offer – maybe see a buffalo up close and […]

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Outdoor Dining in #MyTupelo

It’s officially Fall, Y’all! While Mississippi’s fall window can be short-lived, when it comes and while it’s here, eat outside! Here’s a list of 31 places around #MyTupelo that allow you to sit outside and get fresh air while you eat. Date night, family night, friend night, head to one of these locations for al […]

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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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