Fan Guide to Oxford, MS
Located just an hour south of Memphis, Oxford is easily accessible via the Memphis International Airport (MEM). We've got your insiders guide to all the best in local restaurants, fun things to do, bars and nightlife in Oxford and nearby Memphis. This charming city is home to a number of sports and entertainment options, including the University of Mississippi's Rebels, who draw a passionate fan base for football games at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium and other collegiate sports. Oxford is also home to the Oxford Redbirds minor league baseball team, which plays at Chucky Mullins Stadium. In addition to sports, Oxford has a thriving arts and culture scene, with a number of events and festivals throughout the year. The Oxford Film Festival, the Double Decker Arts Festival, and Thacker Mountain Radio are just a few of the local events that draw visitors from around the region. Whether you're a sports fan or just looking for a fun weekend getaway, Oxford has something for everyone.
Locally Owned Restaurants - Great Nightlife - Handpicked
Oxford is the quintessential southern town. Named after Oxford, England we prefer this version. Bob Dylan wrote a song called “Oxford Town,” which is about James Meredith’s admission into Ole Miss.