Just like the blooms that thrive in the Spring, so does Jackson. The season of celebrations, festivals, & parades is right around the corner and we have created a list of activities that are coming to the City with Soul this Spring Season.
Every Tuesday our onsite bar/restaurant, the Library Lounge hosts trivia night. Once each month we host a themed trivia night. With a new season on the horizon we have created a new themed trivia calendar.
February 21st: Black History Month Trivia Night
March 14th: Disney Themed Trivia Night
April 18th: 80s Themed Trivia Night
May 9th: Marvel Themed Trivia Night
June 6th: International Themed Trivia Night
Our themed trivia nights include questions on history, music, important people, movies, culture, influence, etc. Check out our Spring Trivia Calendar here.
The Dixie National Rodeo is back this year starting on February 10th. It is no secret that Jackson’s Dixie National is one of the best events of the year. Many folks come out to enjoy the rodeo entertainment, live stock shows, cowboyin’, and concerts! This year the live entertainment is even better with artists like Laney Wilson and Chris Lane. Learn more about the Dixie National Rodeo here.
On February 10th & 11th, Library Lounge is hosting a special Valentine’s evening. Make your reservation’s and take a look at our special Valentine’s Day menu! Take a look at the menu here. Make reservations here.
The Ms Blues Marathon will take place in downtown Jackson on February 25th, 2023. You can choose between a marathon, half marathon, 10k, or a 5k, you can even tackle this race as a team with your friends! Check it out and enjoy the great food throughout the race, great music, and more. If you’re not a runner… There is still a street party to support those who are participating in the race! Learn more & register here.
Also on February 25th…If running isn’t your thing.. The first 2023 JXN Flea will take place at The Orchid (Millsaps Buie House). Shop local and small businesses at the JXN Flea on February 25th. Learn more here.
Spring Break “Week of Wonder” in Jackson’s LeFleur Museum District will take place from March 13th – 17th. Four of Jackson’s award winning museums are offering spring break events that focus on a certain subject each day. The museums in the LeFleur Museum District are: MDWFP’s Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, the Mississippi Agriculture & Forestry Museum, and the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame & Museum, and the Mississippi Children’s Museum. Get the kid’s out of the house this Spring Break! Learn more here.
District Thursdays are back starting on March 2nd!
This annual 5k will be on March 18th, 2023. This 5k is held in support of the Children’s of Mississippi – the states only children’s hospital.The beginning and ending of the 5k will be at Hal & Mals downtown Jackson. Though, this is not only a 5k – the 2023 event is also offering 10k and half marathon routes through downtown Jackson, Belhaven, and UMMC campus. Participants will received race swag and admission into the St. Paddy’s after party at Hal & Mal’s. For more info or to get tickets click here.
The Hal & Mal’s St. Paddy”s Day Parade and Festival is back on the 25th of March!!
This is a Jackson event that you CAN’T miss! What started in 1983 has grown into an annual event for Jackson that brings in a huge crowd of folks. The festivities are endless in downtown Jackson! Learn more here.
Eudora Welty House and Garden will host their Heirloom Plant Sale on the 1st of April. This event is run by the Cereus Weeder Garden Volunteers, and it is the only annual fundraiser to directly benefit the Welty Garden. Sales start at 9 am! Learn more here.
1908 Provision’s at Historic Fairview Inn will host their Annual Easter Brunch on Sunday, April 9th. Make your reservation to enjoy a brunch like no other…View our menu here.
Vintage Market Days is coming to the Mississippi Trade Mart April 21st – 23rd. This event is a three day long, indoor/outdoor market that features art, antiques, handmade treasures, jewelry, and so much more. To learn more and buy tickets visit here.
Come Home to the Historic Fairview Inn
After a long day spent at one of our Spring Events in the city, come home to a comfortable room at the Historic Fairview Inn. Enjoy our luxurious accommodations as you relax in an authentic Southern setting. Our beautiful Inn has a lot of history itself, and it’s waiting for you to explore it!
Book our Executive Suite and relax in an over-sized, marble shower before putting on a cozy, complimentary robe. Head downstairs for a drink at our Library Lounge and taste our signature cocktails. Rest well in a stunning mallard Queen bed that will make you feel like royalty and start the next day with a delicious breakfast.
Book your stay today and have a relaxing weekend at the Historic Fairview Inn!