NEWS, ARTICLES & AWARDS

Painting The Town: JXN’s Public Art Scene

Throughout Jackson, public art has become both more common and more widely celebrated. Our city has long been vibrant, but now, our streets, walls, and common spaces match our soul….

“Fertile Ground” Doc Airing On MPB And PBS

The City of JXN announced that Fertile Ground, a documentary examining the extensive impact the industrial food system has on Jacksonians, will air on June 10 at 7pm on Mississippi Public…

The Fertile Ground Project Expo

In a state where one in four children go to bed hungry at night, solutions to the food insecurity that plagues Jackson and other southern cities are the goal of…

2020 Governor’s Arts Awards

The Governor’s Arts Awards, presented by the Mississippi Arts Commission, is an annual event recognizing Mississippi’s top artists, organizations and individuals who have made noteworthy contributions of achieved artistic excellence in…

Best of Jackson 2020

Here is who was voted as the best local people, places, food and more of Jackson, Mississippi for 2020!

New JXN Welcome Center

Visit Jackson has officially opened the first full-service welcome center in the Capital City, located on Pearl Street in the heart of Downtown Jackson. Tourists who visit the city now…