- TripBuzz found 18 things to do with kids in or near Tupelo, Mississippi, including 2 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Baldwyn.
- From Skate Zone of Tupelo Inc to Elvis Presley Lake & Campground, the Tupelo area offers 23 different types of family activities, including: History Museums, Specialty Museums, Bowling and Movie Theaters.
- Situated less than two hours from Birmingham and Memphis, Tupelo, MS is perhaps best known for being the birth place of Elvis Presley. The town was home to the Battle of Tupelo, one of the major battles in the Civil War. Some attractions in the area include the Tupelo Buffalo Park and Zoo, Tupelo Automobile Museum, and Tupelo Symphony Orchestra.
Opened in 1989, Skate Zone of Tupelo Inc is a family owned roller and inline skating rink offering a number of fun attractions for its guests to enjoy. These include public skating, birthday party hosting, and several redemption games.
The Elvis Presley Lake and Campground offers visitors the chance to go fishing, boating, water skiing, and bicycling. The location's amenities include sixteen camping pads with both water and electricity, picnic areas with grills, and a boat ramp.
A multipurpose arena with seating for 10,000 people, Bancorpsouth Arena hosts a wide array of events, including stand-up comedy, musical performances by nationally touring bands, banquets and other private functions, and corporate meetings.
A 10-screen movie theater, Tupelo Commons Cinema displays first-run feature films using digital projection and sound. The theater offers stadium seating, rocking chairs, 3D movies, a party room, arcade games and a concession area with food and drinks.
Honoring local veterans and their contributions to freedom, Tupelo Veterans Museum features exhibits and artifacts from the Civil War as well as World Wars I & II, and the Korean War. The collection includes guns, aircraft, uniforms and important documents.