There’s nothing better than a day at the beach, and Coastal Mississippi is just the place to kick off your shoes, put your feet in the sand and relax. With sixty-two miles of scenic shoreline, it’s easy to find a perfect place to set up for a day on the water!

On Land

Water parks are a great way to cool off during your Play Coastal getaway. Enjoy our coastal themed parks to have an exhilarating, splash-filled adventure. Gulf Islands Waterpark in Gulfport and Buccaneer Bay Waterpark in Waveland are both open to the public. Guests of Margaritaville Resort and Centennial Plaza resorts have private waterparks just for them!

On Water

Get Wet Inc Rentals

What ISN’T there to do on the water in Coastal Mississippi? Our top pick is to take off on a jet ski on the Mississippi Sound! There are several places you can rent jet skis including Jet Blast Beach Rentals! You can also paddleboard, windsurf, wind foil, or even aqua cycle! Coastal Mississippi also has great rivers and bays where you can kayak all day long! And if you like your time on the water to be really relaxing, take the Ship Island Excursions' ferry to see the sights on one of Coastal Mississippi’s most popular attractions!


Whether you have your own boat or want a local captain to helm your fishing trip, Coastal Mississippi has something for everyone. Charters are available for all size groups. You can even have your “catch of the day” prepared at a local restaurant like Shaggy’s

In the Air

Water Sports

You didn’t think water fun was possible in the air? Well, you haven’t tried kiteboarding! It’s a water sport that blends wakeboarding, surfing, windsurfing, snowboarding, paragliding, and even skateboarding. All you need is a strong gulf breeze to get airborne. Gulfport Boardsports in Gulfport and Ocean Springs has everything else you need. They even offer lessons!

Now you have everything you need to plan your Coastal Mississippi water adventure TODAY!