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  • Boo at the Zoo

    Boo at the Zoo

    During the middle of fall in Mississippi, which feels more like a less humid summer, the Jackson Zoo opens its gates for the annual Boo at the Zoo, which Jacksonians... Continue reading

  • Touch A Truck

    Touch A Truck

    Touch A Truck®Jackson offers opportunities for students to attend organized field trips. Learning comes alive when connecting gigantic vehicles (Fire engines, tractors) to Mississippi’s economy and possible careers like farming,... Continue reading

  • KidFest


    Interactive activities and attractions, a program of the city of Ridgeland Recreation & Parks Department. Address: Freedom Ridge Park, 235 West School Street, Ridgeland, MS 39157 Phone number: 601-853-2011

  • Sal and Mookie’s Children’s Carnival

    Sal and Mookie’s Children’s Carnival

    Games, dunking booth, face painting and even a Sweet Potato Tot pageant, to collect funds for children’s charitable causes. Address: 565 Taylor St, Jackson, MS 39216 Phone number: 601-368-1919

  • WellsFest


    Jackson’s first festival, was established in 1984 by Wells United Methodist Church as a gift to the community. Address: 2019 Bailey Avenue, Jackson, MS 39213 Phone number: 601-353-0658