The Mesmerizing Christmas Display In Mississippi With Over 1 Million Glittering Lights
It’s November, which means that in just a couple of weeks, Christmas lights and décor will be going up all over the state. And with so many light displays to choose from, it’d be easy to overlook a few, but there’s one you definitely don’t want to miss. With more than one million glittering lights, it truly is the “most magical show in Mississippi.” Take a look:
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The Gulfport Harbor Lights Winter Festival is held in Jones Park, which is located at 2250 Jones Park Dr., Gulfport, MS 39501. Regular admission is $10 for adults, $5 for kids 5-12, and FREE for kids 4 and under. During the week, there are “discounted theme nights” when admission is only $5! For more information, call (228) 868-5881. You can also visit the festival’s website or Facebook page.
So, ever been to this magical light festival?
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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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