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106 Court Street
Located at 106 Court Street, Daiquiri Shak stands as a beacon of flavor and fun, especially as the town gears up for the lively Second Saturday celebrations. Known for its incredible array of frozen drinks and a welcoming atmosphere, Daiquiri Shak is not just a hotspot but the epicenter of joy for locals and visitors alike.
The moment you step into Daiquiri Shak, you're greeted by an impressive display of daiquiri mastery – the great wall of all things daiquiri. With over 50 different flavor combinations and 16 machines churning out vibrant, tempting concoctions, the choice is as exciting as it is delicious. Whether you're a daiquiri enthusiast or new to the world of frozen delights, the friendly staff at Daiquiri Shak are experts in crafting the perfect drink to suit your palate.
This Second Saturday, Daiquiri Shak offers a special treat that's hard to resist. In celebration of their Hotspot status, visitors can enjoy an 8oz daiquiri of any flavor for just $4. This offer is not just about savoring a drink; it's an invitation to celebrate the unique tastes and spirits that Daiquiri Shak brings to the community. In addition to their special Second Saturday offer, Daiquiri Shak will also be participating in SOUPer Mudfest, serving a turkey taco soup.
For those looking for a memorable keepsake or a thoughtful gift, Daiquiri Shak's wrapped stainless steel tumblers, available in 25oz and 30oz sizes, are perfect. Not only do they serve as a stylish way to enjoy your favorite daiquiri, but they also come with the promise of discounted refills for life – a gift that truly keeps on giving.
Daiquiri Shak’s commitment to quality, community, and customer satisfaction makes it a must-visit destination. With extended business hours on Second Saturday (11 am to 11 pm), there's plenty of time to immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere and indulge in the best daiquiris in town.
So, mark your calendars for March 9th, and make your way to Daiquiri Shak on Second Saturday. It’s more than just a place for a drink; it’s where the spirit of Bay St. Louis comes alive with every sip.
Jane Evans Designs
112 S. 2nd St.- 1st floor of Century Hall
Residing in the historic Century Hall, at 112 S. 2nd Street, Jane Evans Designs is a treasure trove of creativity and design. This unique store, filled with shimmering works of art and original Bay St. Louis gear, embodies the artistic spirit and community ethos of its owner and artist, Jane Evans.
Since 2012, Jane Evans has transformed her lifelong passion for art into a flourishing business, starting with her popular ceramic crosses. Her journey in the art world is deeply rooted in her upbringing as the daughter of an accomplished architect, from whom she inherited a keen eye for design and meticulous craftsmanship. Jane's transition from selling her creations to local shops to establishing her own store in 2019 is a testament to her dedication and love for art.
Jane Evans Designs, offers an eclectic collection of silver and gold-leaf handcrafted ornaments. These range from local landmarks like LSU’s Tiger Stadium and the Bay St. Louis Bay Bridge to whimsical designs featuring crowns, crosses, bunnies, and even portraits of Frida Kahlo. The shop also boasts a unique line of ceramic turtle and crab shells, many adorned with gold-leaf, alongside a range of specialized Bay St. Louis gear – t-shirts, water bottles, and signs – all designed by Jane herself.
This Second Saturday, Jane Evans Designs elevates the shopping experience by blending art with music and social responsibility. The store will feature DJ Doug Funnie from Good Earth Records, setting the vibe with tunes from 3-6pm on the front porch of Century Hall. Adding to the festive atmosphere, Jane will be selling special rainbow ornaments, with proceeds supporting The Kings Kitchen, a local charity. Additionally, customers can participate in giveaways with donations also benefiting this cause.
In line with the SOUPer Mudfest celebrations, Jane Evans Designs will be serving Walter’s famous shrimp and corn soup, offering a culinary treat to complement the artistic feast.
Jane’s family plays a crucial role in the business, adding a personal touch to everything they do. Her architect daughter, Elizabeth Dyer, contributes her design expertise, while daughter Brittany Christy recently joined full-time, handling sales and promotions. Jane's husband, Walter, supports the operations by making molds and handling the heavy lifting.
Visitors to Jane Evans Designs can expect more than just a shopping trip; they will experience a hub of creativity, community engagement, and a warm, family atmosphere. Open Monday to Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm, and Sunday from 11 am to 3 pm, Jane Evans Designs invites everyone to explore their unique offerings and be part of a special Second Saturday filled with art, music, and a sense of community.
Hairworks - HIGHLIGHT
102 Blaize Ave.
Currently perched at 102 Blaize Ave, Hairworks stands as a testament to the enduring spirit of community and style. This vibrant salon, operated by the dynamic mother-daughter duo Jan and Myriam Mitchell, has been a cornerstone of Bay St. Louis's beauty scene for over four decades.
Jan Mitchell, a trailblazer with a flair for entrepreneurship, originally opened Hairworks on Beach Boulevard. Her journey began with a vision and determination, all while expecting her daughter, Natalie. Against all odds, Jan not only established a successful salon but also created a warm, inviting space that has become a second home to many in the community. Myriam, following in her mother's footsteps, has infused the salon with her passion for scalp and hair care, elevating Hairworks to new heights.
Their specialty lies in color services, adeptly handling everything from grey coverage to lived-in natural hair color. Their expertise also extends to precision haircuts, textured styles, and facial waxing services, catering to a broad spectrum of beauty needs. The salon's commitment to hair health is evident in their choice of product lines like ELEVEN Australia and Kevin Murphy, known for their environmentally conscious and high-quality ingredients.
Hairworks isn't just about haircuts and color; it's an experience. From bridal party preparations to the Brazilian Blowout Smoothing treatments, the salon ensures that every visit is special. Their flexible hours, including appointment-only Tuesdays and regular hours from Wednesday through Saturday, accommodate the busy lives of their clients.
As Myriam puts it, a visit to Hairworks is an opportunity to achieve the hair of your dreams. Whether you're stopping by for a consultation or just to say hello, Hairworks is more than a salon - it's a part of Bay St. Louis's story, a place where every client is treated like family, and every hairstyle is a work of art.
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