Learn about Jackson
The major highlight of Mississippi’s “City with Soul” is, of course, the talented musicians playing jazz, blues, and gospel music characteristic of the American South. Along with soulful melodies, a wedding in this capital city enjoys a scenic view of the Pearl River, and a backdrop of historical buildings dating from before the Civil War. Jackson has a history defined by various economical twists and turns, from an economy based on agriculture to an economy based on trade, and the current landscape includes an intensive redevelopment initiative that is creating many modern facilities in the downtown area, as well as renovating many historic areas and parks throughout the urban landscape. In other words, this is the perfect time to be planning a wedding in Jackson! Couples looking to take advantage of the warm weather will be pleased to find many outdoor venues practically bursting with blooms, as Jackson benefits from a sunny climate that fills the city with cheerful flowers throughout much of the year.