Martin Luther King Parade
Monday, January 19 Downtown Tylertown
Saturday, March 28, 11:00 a.m. (registration 10:30) Centennial Square
Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, March 28, 1:00 p.m. (registration 12:30) Holmes Water Park
May 14-16 Southwest Events Center
The Bluegrass Festival is held the 3rd Saturday in May each year and the three-day musical event draws people from many parts of the US.
Memorial Day Ceremony
Monday, May 25, 2015 5:30PM Legion Hut
American Legion Post 56 hosts a Memorial Day Ceremony on the last Monday of May.
Saturday, June 6 Holmes Water Park
The Dairy Festival is held the first Saturday in June at the Holmes Water Park within the city limits of Tylertown. The festival is a day-long celebration that includes arts-crafts booths, a spelling bee, a sack race, turtle races, and a fireworks display among many other events.
Townwide Halloween Party
Friday, October 30 - 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Downtown Businesses
Kids age 10 and under! Local merchants encourage employees to wear costumes and costumed children are welcome to come for after-school treats
Halloween Trick or Treat
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Holiday Open House
Tuesday, November 12, 9:00 a.m. ~ 7:00 p.m. Downtown Businesses
Participating businesses will offer refreshments and special promos
3rd Annual Sawdust and Splinters Festival
Announcement of Date Pending - Gates open at 9 a.m. 1107 Grey Cemetery Rd.
Crafts, food, music and lumberjack competitions Magnolia, MS 39652
Sawdust and Splinters Festival - is a combination event of World Champion Lumberjacks and nationally recognized Chainsaw Carvers. The two-day competition will showcase the athleticism, endurance, strength, agility, talents, and sportsmanship of a wide range of articipants.
Christmas Bazaar APPLICATION Friday, Nov 20, 4-9 p.m. and Saturday, Nov 21, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Craft Fair & Flea Market Items, Christmas Cheer, Great Food Southwest Events Center
Christmas in the Park WAGON RIDES
Southwest Events Center
Nov. 20 and Nov 21 from 5-8:30 p.m - the departure of the tractor-pulled wagon rides will be announced at the Bazaar approximately every 20 minutes. Enjoy the Bazaar without missing the holiday adventure through the decorated water park. Tickets for the WAGON RIDES are available at the Bazaar for $5.
Christmas in the Park - WALKING TOUR
Southwest Events Center
Wednesday, Nov. 25 - 6-8:30 p.m. Start the holiday season with a leisurely stroll through the elaborate lighted holiday display at Holmes Water Park. $5 per person. Hot Chocolate, coffee, cookies are available for sale. Bring your camera and take free photos with Santa!
Christmas in the Park - DRIVING TOUR
Holmes Water Park
Nov. 26 through Dec. 31
Christmas in the Park – open nightly from 6 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. (weather permitting). Each year local volunteers host the elaborate lighted holiday display at Holmes Water Park from Thanksgiving Day until New Years Eve. $5 - personal vehicles, $10 - extended vans, $20 for buses.
Townwide Holiday Sale
Friday, November 27, 2012
Tuesday, Dec. 1, 5:30 p.m. Downtown
Floats line up by Tylertown Elementary after 3:00 p.m. Please register in advance (no entry fees) Questions? Call Alisa Leggett at 876.4911
Santa Comes to Town
Friday, Dec 4, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Centennial Square
Children's program - story telling with Mrs. Claus, photos with Santa, etc.
Country Christmas Festival
Friday, Dec 11, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Agri-Heritage Bldg.
Crafters, old-timey craft demonstrations, refreshments, entertainment (Behind Trustmark) Booth space available
Friday, Dec 18, 6:00 p.m. Agri-Heritage Bldg.
Must be present to win the grand prizes; entertainment starts at 5 p.m.
Local Attractions and Clubs
Bogue Chitto River and Magee’s Creek canoeing and tubing trips
Canoe & TrailOutpost/Sweetwater Park & Canoe Renting (601-876-6964) offer several types of packages to meet all individual needs.
Holmes Water Park – Located within the city limits of Tylertown and bordering on Magee’s Creek, the park offers softball fields, volleyball courts, and picnic areas. The park is adjacent to the Walthall County Multi-purpose building and over 130 RV hook-ups. For more information, please call 601-876-4011
Quail Hunting is popular in Walthall County and available to the public here:
Deep South Quail Hunts (601-551-6573)
MS-LA Quail Hunters Paradise (601-876-1021)
PKS Quail and Pheasant Hunts (504-491-9377)
Thornhill Shooting Preserve (601-684-2138)
Lake Walthall – The lake is located just south of Tylertown and offers fishing, swimming, and boating opportunities.
Tylertown Country Club – The country club offers a swimming pool, tennis courts, and a nine hole golf course. For more information please call 601-876-2510.
Walthall Community Club – The club offers a swimming pool, tennis courts, and organized bridge clubs. For more information