Mississippi Society, Sons of the American Revolution

  4:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.      Registration                      Foyer

  6:00 p.m.  8:00 p.m.       Reception                         Ballroom  G-H 
        Compatriot Jerry Lilly will be speaking as General Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette

The 2024 Keynote speaker is 
Deanne Love Stephens, Ph.D., Professor of History at the University of Southern Mississippi.
The title of her talk will be "The Natchez District:  Intrigue During the American Revolution."

Registration now Open

Arthur M. & Berdena King Eagle Scout Award
      Presented by  

George S. & Stella M. Knight Essay Contest
      Presented by: 

Elementary School Poster Contest
      Presented by: 

MSSAR Award Presentations:
     Medals and Awards Committee 
     Presented by: Medals and Awards Chair, Bryant Boswell , President Tommy Thompson, and  1st Vice President, John McBride
Our primary hotel is the IP Casino Resort & Spa, located at  IP Resort and Casino,  Bayview Ave, Biloxi, MS 39530. The current room registration rate of $159.99 (Standard King or Double room) can be booked with group code SARC24C by calling 1-888-946-2847. You can also click  HERE  to book a room.

Note 1: Price is for single or double occupancy. Any rooms requiring triple or quad occupancy will be surcharged an additional $20 plus tax per room, per night, per adult. (Children aged 17 and under, in the same room with parents in existing bedding, are no additional charge.)
Note 2: There is a $14.00 resort fee per room per night.
Note 3: If a view of the Biloxi Bay or Gulf of Mexico is desired, an upgrade to a "View Room" is available for an additional $20 plus tax, per night of stay.

2024 MS SAR

Banquet dress:  Black tie, Revolutionary War Uniform or coat and tie and appropriate dress for ladies.

Banquet Guest Speaker:  Deanne Love Stephens, Ph.D.

Saturday, March 9, 2023

Check-in: 08-MAR-20242   ​Check-out: 10-MAR-2024.

Please note the Schedule is still in the planning stages and this is a place holder area.

Please check back periodically as more

information becomes available.

  7:00 a.m. – 5:00p.m.       Registration                      Foyer

  8:30 a.m. -9:00 a.m.        Memorial Service             Ballroom C

  9:00 a.m. -10:00 a.m.      Board of Directors           Ballroom C

10:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.    Membership Meeting      Ballroom C

12:15 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.      Awards Luncheon            Ballroom A

  6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.      President’s Banquet        Ballroom A 

Saturday afternoon free admission will be provided for registered convention attendees at the Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art in Biloxi, MS.

Friday, March 8, 2023

Annual Business Meeting & Convention

Mar 8-10, 2024

If you have any questions, please use the contact us page and address to 2nd Vice President Keith Goodfellow.

Deadline to register and make hotel reservations is

February 9, 2024.

To Register for the convention, please click on the Convention Reservation form below.

IP Resort, Casino and Spa

 Bayview Ave

Biloxi, MS 39530

Convention registration does not include a hotel reservation. Attendees must reserve hotel rooms on their own. 


     The MS SAR cordially invites you to attend the 115th Annual Convention of the Mississippi Society ,Sons of the American Revolution at the IP Resort, Casino and Spa in Biloxi, MS on Friday, March 8 , 2024.

     Please consider making this a part of your plans for 2024. I believe you will be glad you did. The James Lynam Chapter and the MS Society welcome you to Biloxi, MS.

Tommy Thompson, President

Lodging Options


Award Presentations: Youth Awards

Saturday During the Award Luncheon