Quality Inn & Suites Jackson Int'l Airport
360 Gilchrist Drive
Pearl, MS 39208
Phone: (601) 932-4025
Fax: (601) 932-4119
This classic cinema is part of the Malco Theatres chain. Located in Madison, 12 miles from Jackson, it wows the audiences with the latest Hollywood movies shown on 17 screens. Amenities in the auditoriums include a 36.5 x 70 foot screen, stadium seating, rocking-chairs, cup-holders on the chairs, and Dolby and THX sound systems. There is also an ATM machine, cyber café, and three party rooms on-site. The food available here includes fried mozzarella sticks and chicken tenders. For show timings and other information, check the website.
Actor's Playhouse in Jackson is a place for artists express themselves and inspire audiences through the power of theater. This is one of the best places to view live theater in Jackson.
This branch of the Cinemark chain of theatres, which opened in 1998, is located in Pearl, nine miles from Jackson. Stadium seating will let you enjoy the movies shown on the 17 screens, while the in-house refreshment stands will satiate your hunger pangs. The place is quite strict about age restriction for movies—be sure to carry your proof of identity along to avoid being disappointed.
This theatre is part of the Regal Cinemas chain and is located in Flowood, nine miles from Jackson. It has been a popular destination for movie addicts in the city ever since it opened in 1995. If you are visiting this town and have some hours to spare, do head here. The latest releases on 10 screens will entertain you as you enjoy some refreshments and the company of friends. For further information, check the website.
Located just east of downtown at the corner of High and Pearl Streets, this sprawling expanse is used year-round for special events and popular commercial and state-sponsored functions. The Mississippi Coliseum, home of the Jackson Bandits, stands proudly on the grounds, as do the Mississippi Trade Mart and the Kirk Fordice Equine Center , which is used for equestrian and livestock events. The oldest fairgrounds in the Southeast, the complex is home each October to the festive Mississippi State Fair, and each February hosts the Dixie National Rodeo and Livestock Show.
A large expanse of multi-purpose and multi-faceted usable space, Mississippi Trade Mart plays host to some of the biggest events in the State of Mississippi. Located in the heart of the city, this venue lays spread over an admirable 67,140 square feet (6237.5 square meters), and is home to a range of facilities that can accommodate a variety of events. Do call to know more.
Located at the Mississippi Fairgrounds Complex, the Mississippi Coliseum is one of Jackson's premier indoor venues. In addition to hosting conventions, public shows, and musical concerts, the Coliseum is home of the Jackson Bandits professional hockey team. It has a permanent seating capacity of 6,500, with an additional capacity for 2,650 temporary seats. Space for 130 8x10 booths is available for trade shows. Special amenities such as light and sound facilities, comfortable dressing rooms, and ample parking make this a top-flight venue for all sorts of special events.
One of the landmark structures in the history of Jackson, the Kirk Fordice Equine Center is the chief livestock exposition facility used during the 12-day Mississippi State Fair. Located within the large Mississippi State Fairgrounds, it is used for cattle shows, horse shows and various competitions. All the facilities within the Center are maintained regularly to ensure the comfort of the animals. It has a large capacity of 2500 seats. It also serves as the venue for the annual Dixie National Rodeo and Livestock Show.
Now in its 35th year as a professional theater, New Stage is one of Jackson's most celebrated cultural institutions. The theater produces a wide range of plays and musicals, from classic Shakespeare to a recent presentation of the hit musical You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown. New Stage's full professional season includes a five-show main subscription series, a Christmas show and several children's shows. The theater showcases original work in its Eudora Welty New Plays Series and in its free offerings at Late Nite at New Stage.
Belhaven University is at the forefront of prestigious arts education in Jackson. The Center for the Arts is comprised of a concert hall, a black box theater, numerous practice rooms and teaching studios and more. The concert hall doubles as the site of weekly chapel services at this Christian university.
Located in the campus of Belhaven College, this center is a haven for the artists of performing arts. The college encourages varied talents in the field of art. Different and interesting artistic forms such as music, dance, visual art and theater find a stage to flaunt it all. Please check out for the remarkable shows lined up here.
Opened in 1975, this comfortable stadium is home to the Jackson Senators, the city's minor league baseball team, and also hosts various large-venue events throughout the year. The bleacher seats are so close to the action, you might think you are playing rather than watching. Special promotions are hosted throughout the season, such as Thirsty Thursdays, when all beverages cost USD1. Tickets for Generals games cost USD4 for general admission and go up from there based on seat location.