The Phatwater Kayak Challenge is a kayak and canoe race that takes place every year on the second Saturday of October. Kayakers and canoers race 42.5 miles down the mighty Mississippi starting at Grand Gulf early in the morning, and finishing at Natchez Under-the-Hill. Check out their website for more details on the race.
Natchez probably has more festivals than any other comparable sized U.S. city. Among the most popular are The Natchez Festival of Music, the Bluff Blues Fest, Great Mississippi River Balloon Race, a... More