Tunica

The South’s Casino Capital

In 1994, there were no four-lane roads and only one stoplight in Tunica County, Mississippi.

Things have definitely changed.  Today, Tunica casinos and hotels rule the  landscape, and 24-hour non-stop entertainment is the city’s middle name. As the largest gaming destination in the country between Las Vegas and Atlantic City and only minutes from Memphis, Tunica is where people come to let the good times roll.

Nine casinos in Tunica, Mississippi offer everything from gambling and dining to live entertainment and shopping.

Adding to its reputation as a gaming destination, Tunica also offers championship golf courses with full-service club houses, state-of-the-art indoor clay tennis courts and tournament clay shooting.

Discover Tunica’s Delta Roots

If you're in search of the city’s Delta  roots beyond the Tunica casinos and hotels, two antebellum bed and breakfasts are located within the city limits, and famous eateries such as the Blue and White Café and the Hollywood Café have been local dining scene staples for decades.


The
Mississippi Blues Trail will lead you to sites for Son House, James Cotton, Highway 61 and Hardface Clanton.

Take a walk through the Tunica County Museum for a glimpse into life before casinos in Tunica, Mississippi. The Tunica Riverpark, an impressive 24,000 sq. ft. museum located on the river, explores the history of the Mississippi River through exhibits/ artifacts, a river overlook and riverboat cruises on the Tunica Queen – a don’t miss Tunica attraction.