Here’s to the Week Ahead: January 24
There's a bit of this, a bit of that... something to add to your whole crew's calendar for this week. All that's left to do is break out your sense of wonder!
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.
MS Science Fest is September 16–18
Learn more about this educational family-friendly event.
Wellsfest Moves to Virtual Format
Wells Church has announced their annual Wellsfest, benefitting Grace House, is moving to a virtual offering this year.
Dive Into JXN
There is just no other restaurant or bar that compares to the classic Southern dive. More often than not, their character was built over the years, so genuinely ingrained into the city’s…
Un(re)solved Opens at the Civil Rights, State History Museum
Learn more about this evocative and important exhibit.
Cool Off With Sweet Treats in Jxn
As summer drags on, a sweet, chilled treat is irresistible.
Bright Lights Belhaven Nights Cancels
The 17th annual Bright Lights Belhaven Nights street festival is canceled.
Sugar Ray’s Is Sweet Realization For Davenport
Food and beverage industry veteran Jessica Davenport is in the spotlight, realizing her deferred dream for Sugar Ray’s Sweet Shop is still a sweet one.
MS Book Festival Cancels In-Person Events
The Mississippi Book Festival announced today it has canceled the in-person event scheduled for Saturday, August 21.
Chef Pierre Pryer’s Legacy: Iron Horse Grill
Chef Pierre Pryer Sr.’s first cooking encounter with Tex-Mex cuisine came when he crossed the border from dishwasher to line cook at the Iron Horse Grill.
Seasoned With Simplicity: 4 Spots for Tamales
A tour of the best tamales in Jackson.
Espy Donates $25K for Two Museums Field Trips
Mike Espy, former Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture and a former United States Representative from the 2nd District of Mississippi, has donated $25,000 to the William and Elise Winter…
Crispy Delicious: Fried Chicken in JXN
In Mississippi, we’re definitely not lacking in places to get a good fried chicken meal complete with all the fixings. Sure, Blue Plate Wednesdays seem to be fried chicken’s starring day, but…