Discover top things to do in Biloxi, from beach fun to casino games

Explore a range of exciting things to do near your room or suite at the Country Inn & Suites in Ocean Springs, starting with a visit to Biloxi Beach to swim, sunbathe, and build sandcastles with your kids. For a memorable adventure, you can embark on a deep-sea fishing expedition from Point Cadet Marina or spot pelicans and dolphins at Gulf Islands National Seashore. Need a break indoors? Check out the kid-friendly exhibits at the Walter Anderson Museum or catch a show at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center. If you’re here with adults, you can’t miss a night of great gaming, food, and live entertainment at top casinos such as the classic Hard Rock Casino or the lavish Beau Rivage Casino.

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Gulf Islands National Seashore

5.41 mi / 8.71 km from the hotel
Spend a day with stunning views of the Gulf Coast’s unique landscape in this expansive park. You can hike, swim, boat, and visit historic buildings. Keep an eye open for the park’s rich wildlife, which includes crabs, pelicans, turtles, and dolphins.

Beau Rivage Casino

5.32 mi / 8.56 km from the hotel
Join the fun at this beautiful casino featuring a variety of table games, slots, and poker as well as live entertainment. Take a break to dine at restaurants specializing in pan-Asian, Italian, or American cuisine.

Biloxi Lighthouse

5.55 mi / 8.94 km from the hotel
Biloxi's symbol for its post-Katrina resolve, this historic lighthouse was one of the first cast-iron lighthouses in the South.

Boomtown Casino Biloxi

3.97 mi / 6.38 km from the hotel
Head to Back Bay Biloxi for hundreds of slot machines and games at this Old West-themed casino. Test your luck on penny and nickel slots, or take a seat at one of the friendly card tables.

Marine Education Center

5.1 mi / 8.21 km from the hotel
A subsidiary of the University of Southern Mississippi, this center hosts camps and programs informing the public about the coastal ecosystem.

Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center

8.99 mi / 14.47 km from the hotel
This mammoth arena hosts everything from rock bands and crawfish festivals to athletic events, bull riding, and car shows. Check out what’s on while you’re in the area.

Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art

4.7 mi / 7.57 km from the hotel
Founded on the work of George Ohr, the “Mad Potter of Biloxi,” this museum also exhibits regional artists’ work from ceramics to photography. The campus is also a work of art, having been creatively designed to “dance” with surrounding ancient oak trees.

Point Cadet Marina

4.75 mi / 7.64 km from the hotel
Take the kids to watch the boats coming and going, or engage in some serious deep-sea fishing with one of the charters located at the largest marina in Biloxi.

Walter Anderson Museum of Art

3.31 mi / 5.32 km from the hotel
With its engaging exhibits and educational emphasis, this museum offers fun for the whole family. Learn about the art of the Anderson brothers, whose lively watercolors, oils, ceramics, and carvings showcase Gulf Coast nature and culture.

MGM Park

5.21 mi / 8.39 km from the hotel
Enjoy an afternoon of minor league baseball as you cheer on the Shuckers at MGM Park.

Hard Rock Casino Biloxi

5.21 mi / 8.38 km from the hotel
Try your luck with a game of blackjack, or catch a show in the 13,000-square-foot concert hall.

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center

12.71 mi / 20.46 km from the hotel
Let the kids work off steam at this facility featuring indoor and outdoor exhibits and play areas. Children can ascend the Super Colossal Climbing Structure, create art in a studio, or head outdoors to enjoy Bear Creek and learn about buildings on Kids Street.