Jackson MS Hotel Area Guide

You'll have no problem filling your itinerary with “Things To Do in Jackson, Mississippi”! Historic sites, arts & entertainment, beautiful parks and gardens, antiques shopping—all this and more await you in Mississippi's capital city.

For your convenience, this page provides links to many of the area's popular attractions and activities. The Cabot Lodge Jackson North highly recommends placing the following two activities at the top of your list:

The Mississippi Craft Center is home to a permanent collection of one-of-a-kind craft items produced by members of the Mississippi Craftsmen's Guild. Visit the sales gallery and perhaps sign-up for a class taught by the Guild's Master Craftsmen. Rental space is available for corporate functions and social events.

Escape to the great outdoors and enjoy beautiful scenic views as you travel the Natchez Trace Parkway. Fall in love with nature as you explore the Parkway at a leisurely pace. Autumn brings a spectacular spectrum of vibrant colors, but no matter what season brings you to Jackson, the Natchez Trace offers a wealth of activities and special events throughout the year.

  • Ridgeland Tourism Commission
  • Ridgeland Chamber of Commerce
  • Madison the City Chamber of Commerce
  • Madison County Chamber of Commerce
  • Canton Convention and Vistor's Bureau
  • Canton Mississippi Chamber of Commerce
  • Metro Jackson Chamber of Commerce
  • Jackson Convention and Vistor's Bureau


  • Mississippi Children's Museum
  • Outlets of Mississippi
  • Jackson Zoological Park
  • Mississippi Agriculture & Forestry Museum
  • Mississippi Crafts Center
  • Eudora Welty House
  • Governor's Mansion
  • New Stage Theatre
  • 930 Blues Cafe
  • Historic Natchez Trace
  • Manship House Museum
  • Old Capitol Museum
  • State Capitol
  • Craftmen's Guild of Mississippi
  • Mynell Gardens
  • Smith Robertson Museum and Cultural Center
  • Mississippi Petrified Forest
  • Mississippi Museum of Art
  • Mississippi Museum of Natural Science
  • Russell C. Davis Planetarium
  • Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame
  • Natchez Trace Parkway
  • Ross Barnett Reservior
  • Bass Pro Shop
  • Trustmark Park
  • Madison's Grandview Malco Theater

Jackson MS Area Restaurants

Enjoy our Complimentary Deluxe Continental Breakfast with fresh fruit, assorted cereals, yogurt, specialty breads and muffins; served from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Monday - Friday and 6:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Saturday and Sunday.

  • Amerigo Restaurant
  • Anjou
  • Another Broken Egg
  • Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar
  • Beagle Bagel Cafe
  • Biaggi's Ristorante Italiano
  • Buffalo Wild Wing Grill & Bar
  • Burgers & Blues
  • Cazadores Mexican Bar & Grill
  • Cinco De Mayo
  • Cock of the Walk
  • Cozumel
  • Crab's Seafood Shack
  • Ely's
  • Fat Tuesdays
  • Five Guys Burgers & Fries
  • Fratesi's Italian Foods
  • Grand China Buffet
  • Great Harvest Bread Co.
  • Honey Baked Ham
  • Hungry Howie's Pizza
  • Kathryn's Steaks & Seafood
  • Kyoto Japanese Steak House
  • Little Tokyo
  • Logan's Roadhouse
  • Majestic Burger
  • Mazzio's Pizza
  • McAlister's Deli
  • McB's
  • Mint
  • Newk's
  • OEC Japanese Express
  • P.F. Chang's China Bistro
  • Pan Asia
  • Pigskin Time Out for BBQ
  • Pizza Hut
  • Primo's Cafe'
  • Quiznos Subs
  • Raising Cane's
  • Ro' Chez
  • Rossini Cucina Italiana
  • Ruth's Chris Steakhouse
  • Sal & Phil's
  • Shapley's Restaurant
  • Shucker's Oyster Bar
  • Signa's Grille
  • Sombra Mexican Kitchen
  • Soulshine Pizza Factory
  • Sweet Peppers Deli
  • Taco del Mar
  • The Crawfish Hut
  • Tico's Steak House
  • Trace Grill


  • Renaissance at Colony Park
  • Northpark Mall Shopping Center
  • Fondren District
  • Highland Village

Area College and Universities

  • Belhaven College
  • Jackson State University
  • Millsaps College
  • University of Mississippi Medical Center
  • Tougaloo College
  • Virginia College at Jackson
  • Hinds Community College
  • Holmes Community College
  • Mississippi College

Area Businesses

  • Nissan North America
  • Southern Farm Bureau Casualty
  • Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company
  • Entergy
  • L-3 Communications
  • Siemens
  • Eaton Aerospace


  • Jackson Academy
  • Madison Ridgeland Academy
  • Madison Central High School
  • Ridgeland High School
  • Heartfield Academy
  • St. Andrew's Episcopal School
  • Germantown High School
  • Jackson Prepatory School
  • St. Joseph Catholic School


  • Bay Pointe
  • Lake Caroline Golf Club
  • Patrick Farms
  • The Refuge
  • Whisper Lake Golf Club

Sports Facilities and Organizations

  • Freedom Ridge Park
  • Ridgeland Tennis Center
  • Walcott Park
  • Old Trace Park
  • Smith Willis Stadium
  • Parham Bridges Tennis Center
  • Makos Swim Team
  • Central Mississippi Cheerleading
  • Mississippi Braves
  • South Madison County Soccer Organization
  • Madison Ridgeland Youth Club


  • University of Mississippi Medical Center
  • River Oaks and Women's Hospital
  • Baptist Health Systems
  • St. Dominic Health Services
  • Rankin Medical Center


  • Rite Aid Pharmacy
  • CVS Pharmacy
  • Walgreens Pharmacy


  • Jackson-Evers International Airport
  • Hawkins Field
  • Bruce Campbell Field

Bus Station

  • Greyhound

Train Station

  • Amtrak

Car Rentals

  • Enterprise
  • Avis
  • U- Save Auto Rental
  • Hertz
Monday July 6, 2015