Funny, you can live your whole life in a place and not see and do everything there is to see and do there. Well, it’s time for even the locals to get out and experience Jackson, Mississippi in all its tourist glory. Tour the tours. Shop the shops. Hear the sounds. See the sights. And find out why tourism is booming in the capital city.

Jackson Convention & Visitors Bureau

Jackson Event Calendar

Jackson-Evers International Airport

City Of Jackson

Snowbirds turn a lark into annual city visit
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Listen to “It’s Happenin’ in Jackson,” the city’s events & tourism show, on Mondays from noon-1 p.m. on WLEZ-FM, Jackson’s community radio station, or live on the internet here.

For more local flavor, check out WLEZ’s schedule of shows at