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  • Boo at the Zoo

    Boo at the Zoo

    The Jackson Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo, originally called “Fright Night,” will celebrate 10 years of candy, costumes and activities for kids this October. “We wanted to transition from an... Continue reading

  • Park After Dark

    Park After Dark

    Starting in May weekly scheduled fun events happen at the MS Children’s Museum where “We Take Fun Seriously.” Address: https://community.mississippichildrensmuseum.com/park-after-dark Phone number: 601-981-5469

  • 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