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What Honoring Farmers Looks Like

In Mississippi, approximately 42,000 family farms combine to make up our number one industry: agriculture. As a group, these farms – and the businesses that support them – employ approximately 17% of the state’s workforce. All told these family farms provide the backbone to our state’s economy by collectively being our $7.4 BILLION “agriculture industry.” […]

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People’s Choice Will Determine the final Charity Finalist Slot at Party This Wednesday

On Friday, the Jackson Restaurant Weeks public nomination period closed at 5 pm. Of the top 25 charities receiving the most nominations, NINE Charity Finalists will be selected by an independent committee of local restaurateurs and chefs. Their selections for Charity Finalists will be announced at the 2nd Annual Jackson Restaurant Weeks Charity Reveal Party […]

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Jackson Restaurant Weeks will Kick Off with Charity Reveal Party on August 27

Jackson Restaurant Weeks presented by Eat Jackson will be held for the fifth time this fall, September 28th – October 11th. With approximately 60 local restaurants expected to participate across a variety of price points and food genres, locals will have the opportunity to dine and vote at participating restaurants for two weeks. Each vote […]

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Iron Chef Cat Cora Returns to Jackson

The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) School of Nursing will benefit from a new scholarship fund special link to the culinary industry. Celebrity Chef Cat Cora, a Jackson native, has partnered with UMMC to establish the new scholarship program which will pave the way for a degree in Nursing at Mississippi’s medical school. But that’s […]

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