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.
Must-See (and Hear) Fall Music in JXN
As fall draws near, the concert schedule in Jackson is jam-packed with vibrant sounds, flowing beats and colorful lyrics.
Guide to the Mississippi Science Fest
Are you ready for an exciting journey into the world of science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM)?
Guide to the Mississippi State Fair
The 164th Mississippi State Fair will be held October 5-15, 2023 at the Mississippi Fairgrounds with familiar midway rides, games and food, music and exhibits, and additional activities and events.
Celebrating 40 Years of the Mississippi Ag Museum
This year, the Mississippi Ag Museum celebrates its 40th anniversary on September 9, marking four decades of preserving Mississippi's agricultural heritage and igniting curiosity in the minds and hearts of all who…
Soul Sessions Podcast: De Shannon Williams and Food Truck Friday
Today, De Shannon Williams is one of the owners of Smokey's Meal on Wheels food truck, and she's an organizer of Food Truck Fridays, which have returned to Smith Park in downtown…
A Fantastic Foodie’s Meal-by-Meal Guide to JXN MS
Some take trips to see the mountains. Others prefer a quiet museum or a walk along the beach. But a certain subset of savvy travelers prefers a wholly indulgent excursion based on…
Soul Sessions Podcast: Ellen Daniels & the MS Book Festival
Today on Soul Sessions, Mississippi Book Festival Director Ellen Daniels talks about the shape of the 2023 festival, her favorite authors and why she says community plays a huge role in Mississippi's…
In Jackson, We All Scream for Ice Cream
On National Ice Cream Day (July 16) or any day, especially a hot one, ice cream is the perfect sweet treat.
Guide to JXN Football Season 2023
With Jackson State University, Belhaven University, and Millsaps College kicking off action-packed schedules this fall, the football season in Jackson is anticipated to be one for the books.
An Artful Itinerary in the City With Soul
Explore the City With Soul's vibrant public art installations, delve into the captivating collections of its museums, and be entranced by the mesmerizing performances in its theaters.
Yes, Jackson, Mississippi Loves Soccer
With the FIFA Women's World Cup underway, we wondered, is Jackson, Mississippi a futbol loving sort of city?
Hearty Hospitality: Plus-Size Foodie Jeff Jenkins in JXN
Award-winning content creator Jeff Jenkins (and now Nat Geo host of "Never Say Never") is helping “chubby people travel the world.”