Entries by Bethany Byrd

What to do with Dad in Laurel this weekend!

If your Dad’s idea of the perfect Father’s Day getaway is visiting Downtown Laurel, we want to be sure he gets everything he deserves! We’ve gathered together some of our manliest finds, hearty eats and things to do. Gifts for our favorite guys Laurel Mercantile Scotsman Co. Merch Does your Dad see a bit of […]

Do you want to be on HGTV’s Home Town?

Are you thinking about moving to Laurel? You could be cast on Home Town, get to know Ben & Erin, and – most importantly – get to call our sweet small-town home! Just for you, we reached out to our friends at HGTV and RTR Media to give you all of the inside info about […]

Take a Tour of Laurel’s Historic Homes!

Sometimes, when you pass the same sights every day, you’ll stop noticing them. Thankfully, Laurelites have sights so beautiful during that morning commute, no one forgets the beauty of the Historic District. Maybe you’ve seen HGTV Home Town, and you love the restored homes brought back to life by Erin and Ben. But have you seen the […]

When to plan your trip to Laurel, Mississippi

There are so many fun things to do in our home town throughout the year, but if you aren’t a local like us – it can be hard to know when is the best time to plan your trip to visit Laurel. We’ve collected a few of our favorite activities that are best enjoyed at […]

Our Favorite Kid-Friendly Spots in Laurel, Mississippi

Every parent knows that when you’re planning a trip, you have to plan around the littles. Whether you’re just stopping in or staying with us for a day or two, these great spots in Laurel are just the thing to let them stretch their legs, run off some energy, or even make a Laurel memento […]