Holiday Happenings in Jackson

Our Jackson locals are getting ready for the holidays and many in the metro area have planned events that you and your family can not miss! Jackson is full of tradition and we’ve created a holiday events calendar full of things happening in the area so you can plan your trip accordingly. Mark your calendars for this busy holiday season!


Ballet Mag’s 40th anniversary of The Nutcracker is this year! Their performance dates are December 2nd, 3rd, & 4th  at Thalia Mara Hall. Click here for more information on The Nutcracker.

Capital City Lights: Friday, December 2nd. Downtown Jackson will turn into a Winter Wonderland with photos with Santa, live music, holiday decorations, treats and more! Click here to learn more.

Belhaven Singing Christmas Tree – This year is the 90th year of Belhaven’s oldest tradition! Many each year come to enjoy the singing tree. Click here to learn more about Belhaven’s Singing Christmas tree. This event will be on the 2nd & 3rd of December.

Deck the District: On December 2nd and 3rd The District will have their annual holiday event. This event includes photos with Santa, snow, outdoor movies, live music, shopping, and more! Learn more about Deck the District here.

Homestead for the Holidays: The MS Agriculture and Forestry Museum will host its Homestead for the Holidays on December 8th & 9th. Enjoy breakfast with Mrs. Claus, Train & wagon rides, and experience an 1800s inspired Christmas. Click here to learn more.

Carols By Candle Light: First Baptist Jackson’s choir and orchestra celebrate the Christmas season with performances to remind us where our Christmas joy comes from! Dec. 9-11th. Click here to learn more.

Cirque Dreams Holidaze – Thalia Mara Hall. Singers perform original music along with twists on seasonal favorites such as “Deck The Halls,” “Winter Wonderland” and “Jingle Bell Rock”. Learn more here.

Ballet Magnificat presents: “Most Incredible Christmas” – The 37th annual Christmas presentation will occur on December 17th & 18th. This Broadway style contemporary performance will get you in the Christmas spirit! Click here to learn more!

New Stage Theater’s “The Sound Of Music” – New Stage Theater presents “The Sound Of Music” from December 6-21st. Grab a cocktail at the Library Lounge before the show or a night cap after; present your playbill to your server and receive a special discount! Click here to learn more about getting tickets.

Coats For Kids: Enjoy a holiday inspired cocktail and delicious dinner at our Library Lounge and bring a coat with you! This year Fairview Inn is supporting The Good Samaritan by taking in gently used coats for charity. Bring a coat with you and receive a special discount.

1908 Provisions at Fairview Inn will host it’s annual Christmas Eve Dinner: Let us do the cooking and cleaning this yearJoin us for a festive, prix-fixe, 3- course meal on Christmas Eve. Reservations Only. Call 601-948-3429 to make your reservations. Click here to look at our Christmas Eve Menu.To make your reservation please call our Guest Services desk at 601-948-3429 Ext. 301.

1908 Provisions at Fairview Inn will host it’s annual New Year’s Eve Dinner on December 31st. Click here to view our prix-fixe, 3-course NYE menu. Reservations Only! To make your reservation please call our Guest Services desk at 601-948-3429 Ext. 301.


This Holiday Season our Library Lounge is running a few different specials – we thought we would get in the holiday spirit and create our very own 12 Days of Christmas!

Fairview’s 12 Days of Christmas

Day 12 – Tuesday, December 13th – Themed Trivia (Tacky Sweater Trivia) Library Lounge Trivia Night – Come to “sleigh” your competition in your tackiest sweater. Get the chance to win awesome prizes!

Day 11- Wednesday, December 14th – Caroling at Fairview Inn. New Stage Theater’s performers will sing Christmas Carols and a selection of songs from their “The Sound of Music”. Enjoy a festive holiday experience! Carolers will be at Library Lounge from 6-8pm. This is free to attend!

Day 10 – Thursday, December 15th – Looking for an intimate gathering with your coworkers or family friends for the holidays? Make a reservation for groups up to 10 people at Library Lounge for an intimate evening.

Day 9 – Friday, December 16th – Buy a $50 or more gift certificate and get an extra $10!

Day 8 – Saturday, December 17th – Eat dinner at the Library Lounge before attending Ballet Magnificat’s – “Most Incredible Christmas”. Library Lounge’s seasonal menu is available here.

Day 7 – Sunday, December 18th – Fairview Inn’s Holiday Spirits Package is a MUST for those visiting looking to enjoy Jackson’s holiday festivities! Check out our holiday package here!

Day 6 – Monday, December 19th – New Stage – The Sound Of Music – Join us before or after for a delicious dinner or a holiday themed night cap!

Day 5 – Tuesday, December 20th – Join us for a delicious Christmas dinner special in our Library Lounge.

Day 4 – Wednesday, December 21st – Coats For Kids – Coming for dinner at the Library Lounge? Bring a coat to donate and receive a percentage off your first cocktail!

Day 3 – Thursday, December 22ndVisit the library Lounge for Dinner and be entered in a drawing for a Gift certificate!

Day 2 – Friday, December 23rd Gift Certificates available to Library Lounge/Fairview Inn – wonderful gifts for those who waited till the last minute!

Day 1 – Saturday, December 24th – 1908 Provision’s Festive prix-fixe, three-course Christmas Eve Dinner at Fairview Inn. Reservations ONLY.