Here’s to the Week Ahead: Sep. 6-12
We strongly encourage you to follow COVID-19 guidelines set forth by the Mississippi State Department of Health and additional guidelines by the City of Jackson (facial coverings ARE still required in the city of Jackson, along with social distancing). Stay informed of additional public health guidance on the national level, too.
“We know that success at controlling the spread of this virus depends upon all of us adhering to recommended social distancing and mask-wearing guidelines,” said Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba.
Don’t miss out on this week’s list, #JXNMS. Additional events for this week are listed at fb.com/mycityjxnms.
Karaoke Monday – Fenian’s – Monday 9:30 pm
Host, DJ Rett, brings your favorite sing-along to Fenian’s every Monday night from 9:30 pm – 1 am for the best karaoke night in town. No cover and $3 Fireball until close. Don’t forget to bring a mask.
27th Annual Good Neighbor Day – Greenbrook Flowers – Wednesday 8 am
Receive one dozen roses for free, keep one rose for yourself and give eleven roses away to eleven different people in friendship and love. Since 1994, the tradition of Good Neighbor Day has grown from a single florist in Mississippi – Greenbrook Flowers – into an international day of friendship and love.
Trivia Night – Hal and Mal’s – Wednesday 7 pm
Hosted by LB + PQ and free to play, there are 4 rounds and 10 questions in each round. The winning team from every round wins a prize and the overall winner receives a $30 gift card from Hal & Mal’s.
The Hustlers Live – Barrelhouse – Thursday 7 pm
“A little juke joint, a little honkey tonk, hill stomp, bluegrass, and some rock and roll,” The Hustlers play a free show in the dining room at Barrelhouse in Fondren.
Bricks in the Wall – The Sight & Sound of Pink Floyd – Duling Hall – Friday 8 pm
Hear a nine-piece Pink Floyd Tribute Band out of Dallas, Texas faithfully creating the sound and feel of a Pink Floyd show. Bricks plays to thousands every year and is the longest running Pink Floyd Tribute in the nation. Tickets are available. This show is affected by Duling Hall’s COVID-19 policy. More details can be found here.
2021 Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk – The District at Eastover – Saturday 8 am
On the 20th anniversary of 9/11, The District will host this 5K run that supports heroes and their families for a second year in a row. The Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk Series was created to honor the heroic life and death of Stephen Siller, a New York City firefighter (FDNY) who lost his life on September 11, 2001 after strapping on his gear and running through the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel to the Twin Towers. Register here.
LIVE Football on The District Green – District at Eastover – Saturday 6pm
Live-streaming fall football games on a big screen outside on the District green. This week, see NC State at Miss State at 6 pm and Austin Peay at Ole Miss at 6:30 pm.