Holly Springs Local Area Attractions

Oxford, Mississippi

Besides good food, enticing shops and a diverse lifestyle, Oxford has activities and events - year-round - to attract anyone. There are different Ole Miss sporting events to enjoy any time of the year. April hosts two well-known events -- The Oxford Conference for the Book and the Double Decker Festival. June, also a busy month, sees the LOU Summer Sunset Series, the Oxford Film Festival and the Yoknapatawpha Summer Writers' Workshop. The Mid-town Farmers' Market runs May through September and features Mississippi grown produce.

The Annual Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference is in July, and August is consumed with the onslaught of football season. Visitors and residents alike can take advantage of events at any time, such as the Artist Series, Thacker Mountain Radio, Brown Bag Luncheons and Lecture Series. No matter the time, no matter the occasion, there is something for everyone in Oxford. . For more information, visit the City of Oxford, Mississippi web site.

 

Memphis, Tennessee

What can be said about entertainment in Memphis except opportunities are endless. Just a short ride north from the Holly Springs National Forest is a city like no other. With 50 unique Memphis attractions including music museums, art galleries, pro-sports arenas, Mississippi riverboat tours, the Memphis Zoo, voodoo shops and even downtown fortune tellers and palm readers, you don't have to look hard for quirky, fun, exciting things to do in Memphis

When the days shorten and winter approaches, find warmth in the den of the FedExForum when the Memphis Grizzlies basketball team comes out of hibernation for thrilling NBA action. Busch Series and Craftsman truck racing really get your motor running at Memphis Motorsports Park, and professional Memphis wrestling, Memphis football, Memphis basketball and boxing all offer hard-hitting Memphis sports action. Play like a champion on a championship Memphis golf course, or “oooh” and “aww” at professional Memphis tennis events. . For more information, visit the City of Memphis, Tennessee web site.