Bay St. Louis is a cozy little nugget of a town off the Gulf Coast in Mississippi and it also happens to have been ranked in the Top 10 Beach Towns in the Country by Coastal Living Magazine. Read on to find out why.
Local shops selling handcrafted wears can be found in the downtown area and are perfect for picking up gifts and mementos while on vacation in this popular waterfront resort. Photo courtesy of Alaskan Dune
Fresh seafood abounds in Bay St Louis, and you're sure to have your pick at one of the many scrumptious restaurants dotted throughout. Cooks will especially enjoy the area's seafood markets, which offer fresh bounty from the Gulf.
Second Saturday Art Walks
This biweekly event gives art galleries a chance to open their doors to the public and show their offerings. Locals and visitors are encouraged to stop into the galleries to peruse, sip wine, chat, and buy. An affordable piece of original art often brings back happy beach memories.
Let Us Not Forget: The Beach
Boating, sunbathing, picnicking, and strolling are all recommended ways to spend your time while visiting Bay St. Louis. Take in a breathtaking sunset in the evening or get up for a morning jog and watch the sun come up over the bay. If you're an avid angler, we recommend checking out one of the many local fishing holes for delicious trout. It's what's for dinner!