Here’s to the Week Ahead
Santa Claus is coming to town (center) at Belhaven - and there’s music, a community bike ride and more.
Jackson: she’s birthed many historical marks that have shaped this country and beyond. And today, our music and museums, festivals and events, art and artists, and chefs and restaurants have plenty to say about a city on the move.
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.
Chef Rashanna Newsome Doesn’t Have a Favorite Dish
Known for her imaginative flavors and riffs on classic dishes, Chef Rashanna Newsome helps keep the flames and culinary innovation burning at one of Jackson's favorite restaurants.
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.
See and Do: Fall in Jxn
Festivals, fairs, fundraisers and family-fun all align with fall in the City With Soul.
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
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.
JXN Visionary: Holly Lange
Holly Lange is the founder of the Mississippi Book Festival, a labor of love after years of community event planning and a love of literature.