Jackson Mayor Chokwe Lumumba has issued an executive order, requiring all businesses and individuals in public - indoors and out - in the City of Jackson to wear facial coverings or incur citations/tickets or temporary business shutdown. The latest local information is available at visitjackson.com/safertravel.

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An event in Jackson makes you and your bottom line look good! We offer one of the region’s lowest tourism taxes, and provide one of the best complimentary meeting services packages in the nation. Jackson is affordable, accessible, and accommodating!

WATCH to see why the City with Soul should be your next meeting destination

City with Warmth. City with Hospitality. City with Soul.

Discover an authentic setting for your meetings in Jackson, Mississippi, the “City with Soul,” that’s just the right-size.

Jackson affords meeting planners the ability to offer your delegates a host of options through our rich musical heritage, cultural offerings, seasonal events and festivals and sporting events, not to mention our friendly people and culinary charm. A growing number of meeting planners looking for state-of-the- art facilities find Jackson full of exceptional service and superb venues while lowering your bottom line.

Chart a new corporate direction within the cutting-edge space of the Jackson Convention Complex – the centerpiece of our downtown renaissance.

This massive facility showcases state-of-the-art technology, a 382-seat theater and over 330,000 square feet of prime meeting and exhibit space.

But Jackson is more than just work. Savor mouthwatering cuisine in some of our 300 restaurants. Experience dynamic culture at our fascinating museums devoted to the city’s visual arts, history and heritage and sports.

And with a variety of year-round events, there’s always something fun and festive going on. At the end of the day, you and your attendees can sleep blissfully in some of Jackson’s 4,800 hotel rooms.

Visit Jackson’s complimentary services are a valuable resource in planning your event, from securing the proper facility to hotel accommodations and activities for your attendees.

• Personal Welcome to Jackson
• Custom Tour Itineraries
• Site Visits
• Brochures
• FAM Tours
• Reunion Planning
• Hotels and Restaurants (We will canvass local facilities to help you find the perfect match for your group)
• Promotional Materials – Photos, Videos, Editorial Copy
• Operator Incentives
• Registration Assistants and Name Badges Provided

Click for Visit Jackson Cvent RFP

Contact Sales

Shun Hatten

Vice President of Convention Sales & Services


Floyd Williams, Jr. CMP

Dir. of Multicultural & National Accts.


Sherri Ratliff, CMP

Tourism & Convention Sales Manager


Jennifer Byrd

Convention Sales Manager


Shana Smith

Sales Coordinator



Christine Blackmon-McInnis

Director of Services


Jamye Horton

Services Manager