Get Lost In 10,000 Beautiful Sunflowers At Coastal Ridge Farm In Mississippi
The pandemic has lots of people feeling blue, but don’t fret. We found a place that’s sure to turn those frowns upside down – and that place is Coastal Ridge Farm. A true hidden gem, the farm is tucked away in a small town. However, this is one gem you’ll want to seek out because Coastal Ridge Farm boasts 10,000 sunflowers. What’s more, you can visit the farm and pick sunflowers to take home with you. Take a look:
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
The u-pick fields are open seasonally, May – June and September – October. However, the weather and the amount of flowers can affect whether or not Coastal Ridge Farm is open, so it’s recommended that you call or check the farm’s website or Facebook page prior to your visit. For more information, call (601) 918-3770. You can also visit the Coastal Ridge Farm website or Facebook page.
This isn’t the only sunflower field in the state. Read about others here.
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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