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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.

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

Q2 2021

  • The Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts (formerly known as the Arkansas Arts Center) in Little Rock is getting a new state-of-the-art home that will house installations from the museum’s collection of 14,000 works. The new campus, scheduled to open in 2022, also has a performing arts theater, studio classrooms and more.
  • The Minnesota Scoop ice cream experience highlights nearly 100 ice cream shops around the state. Yum!
  • Book lovers, rejoice: The annual Mississippi Book Festival will return to the state Capitol building and grounds in Jackson on Aug. 21, 2021.

Q1 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