On Memorial Day, May 25th the City of Jackson and 97.7 WRBJ Present the WE ARE JACKSON “Family Day on the Green”. This annual event will be held on the BankPLUS Green between Thalia Mara Hall & The Mississippi Museum of Art (380 Lamar St) from Noon-5pm. Admission is FREE! FREE! FREE!
The family fun will include Space Jumps, a Video Game Truck, Balloon Animals, & Face Painting. Food Trucks will surround the park. Soft drinks and Adult beverages will be available as well. There will also be a DJ and live entertainment from some of Mississippi’s finest musical talents. We will also salute our nation’s Sevicemen & women and organizing the city’s first ‘Volunteer Call”.
Family Day on the Green will also be an opportunity for citizens to sample some of the great activities that take place regularly at our downtown venues: The Planetarium, the Arts Center, and the Mississippi Museum of Art. All 3 venues will be open to the public. The planetarium will be showing 2 kid friendly shows at 1 and 3pm complete with free popcorn. The Art Center will be featuring an amazing exhibit in the MS Muslim Museum, and the Art Museum will be showcasing art work from our Service Men and Women.
Lawn chairs welcomed (No coolers please)