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Your Next Girlfriend’s Getaway is in Tupelo, Mississippi.

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Summer is for road tripping and this one is for the girls. With three distinct shopping districts, an abundance of unique culinary experiences, and live music to dance the night away, your next girlfriend’s getaway is in Tupelo, Mississippi.

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Hotel Tupelo

Arrive in the city where anything is possible and check-in to Hotel Tupelo, the city’s newest boutique property. Start the night by exploring the Tupelo Cocktail Trail, which takes you to eight downtown locations to sample delicious, artisan cocktails. Complete all eight stops and pick up your free #MyTupelo cocktail shaker at the Tupelo Visitors Center. Round out the night with dinner on the rooftop at Park Heights, overlooking all of Downtown Tupelo.

Visit Tupelo’s Cocktail Trail

Start your day with breakfast at Connie’s Fried Chicken, a Tupelo staple, then head to Haven Studio for a fitness class or esthetics treatment. Explore some of Tupelo’s most instagrammable spots as you shop Downtown Tupelo’s historic department store, varied boutiques, and art galleries. Head to lunch at Sweet Tea & Biscuits Café where the shopping continues in the Marketplace at Sweet Tea & Biscuits. Your next stop is Queen’s Reward Meadery, Mississippi’s first and only meadery, for a tasting in their exquisite tasting room. The fun continues with dinner and live music at Blue Canoe, Tupelo’s home for great live music and eclectic bar food.

Make some time for shopping in the city where anything is possible. With three distinct shopping districts, discover everything from antiques to boutique finds. Downtown Tupelo offers unique boutiques and art galleries along with an over 100-year-old department store. Relics Marketplace has two floors of antiques inside what was once the garment factory where Gladys Presley worked while pregnant with Elvis. The Midtown District is home to gift shops, home décor, apparel retailers, and restaurants. With local makers like Midnite Pottery and an array of national brands, the Barnes Crossing Shopping District has something for everyone.

shopping in tupelo
Shopping in Tupelo

After another great night’s sleep, get up for brunch at Brick and Spoon Tupelo. Try the Bananas Foster French Toast and build your own Bloody Mary with an array of scrumptious ingredients. Before you hit the road, make a stop at the Elvis Presley Birthplace to pay homage to the city’s favorite native son and snap a pic with your girls on the front porch swing to remember the revelry.

The perfect girlfriend getaway is waiting for you in Tupelo. Visit to start planning your trip today and imagine what you can do here!


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