WELCOME, NBC LEO 23, TO THE CITY WITH SOUL!

Get Ready to have a great time in Jackson - Mississippi’s Capital City. My City has culture, My City has history, My City has great food, My City has has it all, and as your President, it is my honor to share it with each of you. - National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials President Aaron Banks

Estelle Southern Table at The Westin Jackson
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DOWNTOWN DINING

Hungry? Downtown is an epicenter of culinary talent where you can find 40 restaurants and nightlife spots to explore, ranging from Southern cuisine to international menus and beyond.

YOUR HOST HOTEL

The Westin Jackson

The exquisitely designed hotel is located in the heart of downtown Jackson, within walking distance of the Mississippi Museum of Art, restaurants and nightlife.

The Jackson Convention Complex
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Explore the Jackson Convention Complex Neighborhood

Surrounding the Jackson Convention Complex is a neighborhood full of events, history and Jackson culture.

The Mississippi Civil Rights Museum tells the story of our state and how Mississippi was center stage during the Civil Rights movement.

JXN ATTRACTIONS

Unique museums, Civil Rights experiences, educational and entertaining family-fun, historic districts and neighborhoods and more: Jackson's attractions offer something for every age, interest and ability.

Children march in a parade celebrating Juneteenth
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JUNETEENTH IN JACKSON

The City With Soul celebrates the freedom of enslaved people in the United States at the end of the Civil War - Juneteenth - with a slate of citywide events.

From where to go, what to see, and how to get there - we've got you covered. Find out all the need-to-knows from the local experts at Visit Jackson.