Mississippi recreational Red Snapper season closing Sunday, July 7, 2024

24-31-CWS | July 3, 2024

BILOXI, Miss. – Mississippi’s recreational Red Snapper season will close Sunday, July 7, 2024, at 11:59 p.m. After the closure, no Red Snapper shall be landed or possessed in Mississippi state territorial waters. Anglers should close out any trips as soon as possible so landings information can be compiled by Mississippi Department of Marine Resources staff. 

The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources is dedicated to enhancing, protecting and conserving marine interests of the state by managing all marine life, public trust wetlands, adjacent uplands and waterfront areas to provide for the optimal commercial, recreational, educational and economic uses of these resources consistent with environmental concerns and social changes. Visit the DMR online at