- Town of Tunica
- Gateway to the Blues
- Things to Do
By Lisa Konupka on Monday March 16, 2020
The Tunica Convention and Visitors Bureau is actively and carefully monitoring travel conditions in coordination with the Center for Disease Control, U.S. Travel Association, Mississippi State Department of Health, and local officials regarding COVID-19. Our main priority is the health and safety of our visitors to Tunica, MS.
The Mississippi Gaming Commission has announced the closure of all Mississippi casinos effective March 16, 2020 at midnight. All activities at Tunica’s six casino resort properties will be suspended until further notice.
The Tunica Convention & Visitors Bureau will follow the lead of the Mississippi Gaming Commission and Visit Mississippi by temporarily closing the Gateway to the Blues Visitor Center & Museum until further notice. We will continue monitoring the situation and announce plans for reopening when appropriate.
For continued updates and travel information regarding Tunica, please visit our website www.tunicatravel.com and follow our social media updates on Facebook www.facebook.com/tunicams and twitter @TunicaMS.
The latest information from health experts regarding COVID-19 can be found on these websites:
Coronavirus Hotline: The Mississippi State Department of Health is now operating a hotline for convenient answers to questions about COVID-19 by phone. Mississippi Coronavirus Hotline (8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday): 877-978-6453