Here’s to the Week Ahead
Make the most of this week with our editor event picks.
Jackson's music and museums, festivals and events, art and artists, and chefs and restaurants have plenty to say about a city on the move.
Stirring The Pot: Sade Meeks On Food As Resistance
Registered Dietician Sade Meeks first thought of food as a catalyst for change over her grandmother's table, a place of nourishment that's held countless stories, memories, and meals passed down through generations.
Making Music Together: The Mississippi Symphony Orchestra
As the state's largest professional performing arts organization, the MSO performs for over 75,000 Mississippians annually at more than 120 concerts statewide.
Fertile Ground Beer Co. Sprouting Big Flavors
Fertile Ground Beer Co., located in Belhaven Town Center in the historic Belhaven neighborhood of Jackson, is quickly blossoming into a delicious place to drink and be merry!
Soul Sessions Podcast: Gray Welch’s Poppy Pies
On this episode, Gray Welch is the owner of Poppy Pies, a popup oven fired pizza venture specializing in Neapolitan style crust and creative flavor combinations.
Tour Like a Local: Tim Bennett
A Florida by-way-of San Francisco native, Tim Bennett was a driving force behind the Mississippi Braves in Pearl and the Biloxi Shuckers on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Campbell’s Bakery Purchased by Jackson Business Owner and Chef Duo
The celebrated Fondren bakery and restaurant will continue to offer familiar favorites and new options.
Tour Like a Local: Jessica Davenport
Born and bred here in Jackson, Jessica Davenport has worked in the hospitality industry for over 15 years and is a familiar face in the city’s food scene.
Soul Sessions Podcast: Ellen Daniels
On this episode, Ellen Rodgers Daniels is the Executive Director of the Mississippi Book Festival, happening August 20.
Where to Drink and Dine in Fondren
With nearly two-dozen restaurants, bars, bakeries and coffee shops in a four-block area, there’s no question: Jackson’s Fondren neighborhood earns its reputation as the culinary jewel of Mississippi.
Where to Drink and Dine in Belhaven & Belhaven Heights
In Jackson's Belhaven neighborhood, food offerings are storied and eclectic, alongside new flavors and purveyors of City With Soul cuisine.
Where to Drink and Dine in Downtown Jackson
In the heart of the city, dining options range from dive bar classic to soul food goodness - and everything in between.
Where to Drink and Dine in LeFleur East
The LeFleur East neighborhood - home to Highland Village and The District at Eastover - boasts an impressive list of dining choice for Jackson, from casual fine dining to international flavors.