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Media

War Eagle Mill
Credit: Arkansas Department of Parks, Heritage and Tourism

On this page you’ll find helpful information about Mississippi River Country that you can share with Canadian travelers.

Canada trade mission – May 2022

Thank you for joining us during our visit to the Toronto area! Follow the links below to download the Mississippi River County directory and our slide presentation from the media dinner on May 9.

Mississippi River Country toolkit

Media trip inquiries

If you’re interested in traveling to the Mississippi River Country states as a photographer/blogger/writer, please fill out this form.

Photo requests

If you would like to use any of the photos on this site or if you have specific photo needs, please email [email protected]. Please put “Photo Request” in the subject line and provide as much detail as possible.

What’s new in Mississippi River Country

Q1 2022

  • The Louisiana Office of Cultural Development is launching a new marketing effort, called the Louisiana Music Trail, which will tell the story of the state’s contributions to music through attractions like the New Orleans Jazz Museum and the Louisiana Swamp Pop Museum
  • Chicago was named the Best Big City in the U.S. by readers of Conde Nast Traveler in 2021, the fifth year in a row the Illinois city has received that honor
  • Two Tennessee museums—the National Museum of African American Music in Nashville the Stax Museum of American Soul Music in Memphis—have been added to the U.S. Civil Rights Trail

2021

Top attractions

Follow the links below to learn more about the top attractions in the states of Mississippi River Country.

Arkansas

Illinois

Louisiana

Minnesota

Mississippi

Tennessee