The City of Jackson still requires facial coverings as part of the "Mayor's Safe Recovery Jackson Order," now in effect.
The Tourism Grant program is offered through Visit Jackson to enhance visitor and tourism promotional efforts and tourism product development for events and attractions held in the city of Jackson. The Tourism Grant program assists entities with tourism marketing, promotion, tourism product development, attractions, special events, and festivals that will foster increased visitation from outside of the Jackson area, while enhancing the visitor's experience; ultimately resulting in heightened local economic impact. The purpose of this grant program it to provide funds for marketing, product development, and other qualified expenses directed towards increasing the number of Jackson, MS hotel occupancy and enhanced restaurant visitation. Events and attractions must demonstrate the propensity for the funded promotion/event/activity to generate a major positive economic impact for the City of Jackson.