Easter is just around the corner! So, what is it like here in Starkville? Southern Sweet. You’ll see Easter egg hunts happening on lawns, little boys wearing white knee-high socks and little girls donning frilly dresses and delicate hats.
In case some of you parents are traveling to spend Easter in Starkville; or maybe your students are staying here – here is some info you might want to know!
Each church puts on their own special Easter service, so here is a list of local churches, if you and/or your student would like to attend.
First Baptist Church
106 E. Lampkin St.
First Presbyterian Church
307 University Dr.
Episcopal Church of the Resurrection
105 N Montgomery
First United Methodist Church
200 W Lampkin St.
St. Joseph Catholic Church
607 University Dr.
Peter’s Rock Temple Church-God
223 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr W
Starkville Church of God
100 Locksley Way
Second Baptist Church
314 Yeates St.
Spring Retail is in full Swing around Starkville from gift cards and goodies for Easter Baskets, to Easter Sunday dresses, flower arrangements for your Easter lunch table and much more…. Here are a few of our FAVORITES!
And last, but not least; Easter lunch/brunch! We have called around and found some places that will be open for Easter brunch and lunch. Here is a list of restaurants that will be open…call soon because they will fill up fast!
· Open 9:30-2:30 for Easter brunch. They are not taking reservations on Easter but they do have a “call ahead wait” so call 1 hour ahead of arrival and they will put you on the wait list! Specials include: Benedict 4 ways, Belgian Waffles, Mamaws Chicken and Dumplings, Fried Chicken, ect. There will also be $3 Bloody Marys and Mimosas.
· They will be open for Brunch on Easter, but they will not be taking reservations on Easter Sunday.
· Brunch from 11am-2pm (they don't take reservations for brunch)
Whatever you decide to do for Easter in Starkville, we know you’ll enjoy it!