Strange Brew Tupelo – King Cake!

Strange Brew Coffee House @ 220 North Gloster Street, Tupelo, MS. First red light north of Crosstown. Today…King Cakes! Owners Shane and Katelyn Reed, began making King Cakes from scratch a few years ago at their Starkville location. Shane tells me that they use an old recipe Katelyn got from her family while living in…

Jo’s Cafe Food Truck

Jo’s Cafe Food Truck @ Check their page for locations. What I ordered: Bacon Ring Burger, Philly Steak, Philly Chicken. I’ve been wanting to visit Jo’s Cafe. As with most food trucks, they move around a lot. When I read they were headed to Tupelo Saturday, I made plans to visit! Most everything at Jo’s…

Legends Sports Grille

Legends Sports Grille @ 910 West Main Street, Fulton, MS, 38843 ( FIRST LOOK) located in the former Artesian Restaurant building in Downtown Fulton, MS. Legend’s Fried Blue Crab sandwich with Loaded Potato Salad. This basket combo is only $7.00! Ask for a side of their special cheese & wine sauce to complete the experience….

Knight’s Drive In

Knight’s Drive In @ 1203 Victory Temple Drive, Amory, MS. Open Monday – Saturday, 10:00am – 10:00pm. Closed Sunday.  Knight’s Drive In Amory has been known for their famous country fried steak sandwich for around 50 years. It is one huge hunk of meat overflowing its bun by a mile! Well…a mile in burger measurements….

46th Annual Gumtree Fine Arts Festival 

This year’s 46th Annual Gumtree Fine Arts Festival was an awesome event packed with food, fun, music, fine arts and crafts from venders locally and nationwide.     Centered around the historic courthouse square in Tupelo, this Mother’s Day weekend festival has become a must attend event for myself and thousands of others every year! …

Tupelo Bloggers Launch Party 

When promoting the Tupelo Bloggers recent Launch party, a simple phrase was used to entice folks to learn more. It was “You’re going to want to know who we are!” After arriving at KOK, I was greeted by smilies, laughter, good vibes, and plenty of fun. I got to visit with a few local bloggers…

NOLEPUT 2017

The 4th annual NOLEPUT festival was this April 21 & 22 in downtown Tupelo at Fairpark.    There was free admission, New Orleans style food, and more from local venders. Also, live entertainment all weekend, and inflatables for the kids!  There was plenty of good food and fun to be had during the festival. For…

2nd Annual Bud & Burgers

This year’s 2nd Annual Bud & Burgers, made possible by Mitchell Distributing and the Tupelo Downtown Main Street Association, had beautiful weather and a great turnout!   The Bud & Burgers is like a cool neighborhood block party with award winning burgers, cold brew and great entertainment. The event was fun for all ages, with…

2017 Tupelo Comic Con

AWESOMENESS! If I had to describe Tupelo’s 2nd Annual Comic Con in one word, that would be it. But for the sake of this article I’ll elaborate just a bit. Tupelo Comic Con is a celebration of the imagination in all of us. When growing up, we all believe anything is possible, and seek out…

2017 Tupelo BBQ DUEL

The 2017 Tupelo BBQ DUEL at Fairpark, March 17th through 19th in Downtown Tupelo.  There were food venders, activities for the kids, and a free concert packed with two days of local entertainment!  ​​ The Link Centre had BBQ plates provided by Bar-B-Q By Jim. The meat was shredded perfectly, and tasted like the giant…

Fairpark Grill – Bourbon Street Nachos

Fairpark Grill @ 343 East Main Street, Tupelo, MS. Open seven days a week for lunch and dinner.   The Grill has a great location in Downtown Tupelo between Fairpark and the BankcorpSouth arena. They offer everything from Classic American cuisine, bar food, seafood, steaks, and much more!   The Grill is great to just hang…