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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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Ten #MyTupelo Photos We Loved in November

November in Tupelo came and went faster than anyone could say “pass the gravy.” We saw the unveiling of the long-awaited Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Wall in Veteran’s Park, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats rocked Fairpark during the Back Porch Blues concert, and the leaves began to turn from green to beautiful reds, oranges, and […]

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11 Events To Help Get You Into the Christmas Spirit in Tupelo This Season!

Whether it’s the annual Reed’s Christmas Parade or where you can take your kids to meet Santa, you’re sure to find something on this list to help you get into the Christmas spirit! Be sure to check out the event calendar for a complete list on seasonal events. 1.  The Annual Reed’s Tupelo Christmas Parade […]

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Ten #MyTupelo Photos We Loved in October

1. @DJournalnow  Steve Harvey came to town this month and had a great time at Healthworks. Here he can be seen performing some casual surgery with an audience full of interested kids.   2. @molliecdean This. This right here is the face of a child who knows he’s found the perfect pumpkin to take home […]

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Ten #MyTupelo Photos We Loved in September

1. @twicker 77 What’s better than one dad grilling? THREE DADS GRILLING.   2. @kermitsoutlawkitchen Look at how beautiful that Butcher Burger is. That’s a work of art. Someone hang this photo in a museum, please. Drop by Kermit’s Outlaw Kitchen to try one for yourself, if you can manage to snap a picture of […]

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Ruffin’ It: These 2 Bulldogs Had the Best Day in Tupelo

Tupelo may be a small town in Northeast Mississippi compared to the likes of New York or Los Angeles, but we see all kinds of visitors from all over the world just the same. It’s not uncommon on any given day to run into a Japanese tourist inside Tupelo Hardware Co., a group of British […]

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10 #MyTupelo Photos We Loved in August

1. @___kruzzer___ You don’t have to have an Airstream to travel to the Elvis Presley Birthplace, but it sure looks cool when you roll up in one! 2. @anthony_teague Anthony Teague is a photographer who’s found himself on this blog before, and you can probably see why. This photo of the Natchez Trace Parkway is stunning. 3. […]

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10 #MyTupelo Photos We Loved in July

1. @onemississipp 2. @kermitsoutlawkitchen 3. @popsypopsicles 4. @strange2075 5. @rileymane 6. @xitsdelovelyx 7. @rob.lesley 8. @thefarmhousetupelo 9. @tupelobloggers 10. @downtowntupelo

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5 Summer Things To Do in Tupelo

1. Watch the fireworks in Ballard Park for July 4th Every Independence Day THE BIGGEST 4th of July celebration in North Mississippi takes place Ballard Park. With food vendors, music on the stage, inflatables for kids to play on and much more, this event is a great way to spend your day on July 4th […]

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10 #MyTupelo Photos We Loved in June

1. @tupelobloggers Doesn’t get much better than summer days hanging out in Ballard Park with a tasty shave ice. 2. @justintaylor_official (Justin Taylor) The Nautical Whimsey alley always provides a great view to the courthouse at night. 3. @missinhdr MississippiinHDR is always out there taking amazing photos of our state. You should follow him here! […]

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