There's Nothing Better Than This Epic Festival In Mississippi
By Daniella DiRienzo|Published March 23, 2017
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.
Fun-filled festivals take place throughout the year in the Magnolia State; however, the Great Mississippi River Balloon Race is definitely one of the best. Featuring live entertainment, carnival rides, and dozens of hot air balloons, it’s truly unique. There’s even a sister festival, Blufftober Fest, which is the city’s version of Oktoberfest. Offering one-of-a-kind fun for the entire family, there’s nothing better than this epic festival. Take a look: