Sleep Inn & Suites Airport
333 Airport Road
Pearl, MS 39208
Phone: (601) 896-9638
Fax: (601) 896-9647
This relaxed and decidedly hip restaurant also offers a brewpub and the best live music in the state. The downtown spot offers distinctly Southern fare, including red beans and rice, po' boys, burgers, quiches and seafood, with a creative twist and a variety of sandwiches. A blackboard reveals the daily plate lunch (three vegetables and a meat). All items are moderately priced. Keep your eyes peeled, as actors who regularly film in the state like to hang out here. Be sure to check out the Elvis décor in the bathroom.
Fire Club in Jackson, Mississippi clearly leads the pack of nightclubs in Jackson. It hosts the 'Battle of the Bands' contest to bring out the best musical talent this side of the Mississippi. Fire is also known for its hip nightlife, great rock music and the cool air-conditioning system. The crowds line up daily to rock the night and party for as long as the law will let them. Don't get left behind, don't fight the fire.
The Voodoo Lounge located at the back of Mardi Gras on the south side, is a great lounge for a weekend or after work zone out space. With 3 bars, a stage, DJ booth and great sound systems Voodoo is great for any party, event hosting. Live music being one of their specialty, making it one of the better entertainment based venues around.
Martin's, a Mississippi original since 1953, offers perhaps the largest selection of beers (both domestic and imports) wine, and spirits in the state. It also boasts an affordable lunch buffet featuring classic Southern cuisine such as red beans, rice, and shrimp creole. Their dinner menu has enough appetizers, entrees, and sides to please any palate. There is also a short order menu. During late nights, Martin's offers live music, karaoke, and open mics. Hospitality reigns here, with the friendliest bar staff in all of Jackson, an attentive and courteous wait staff, and a local crowd from all walks of life.
A hip and happening joint, Underground 119 is your haunt if you like to indulge in a night full of music as you nurse an exotic drink in your hand. Head here if you seek the ultimate in music and entertainment to lift your spirits up. Patrons swear by the mouthwatering tapas on offer as they dig into delectable snacks that make them swoon in delight. Jive to exciting jazz tunes or shake a leg to some blues tune and enjoy a lively night out. Live performances are lined up by the dozen and promise to keep you enthralled and coming back for more! Check website for more details on current and upcoming events.
'Swell-o-venue' is a music venue, located in the downtown area. This venue serves as a skatepark in the day and at night it turns into a total amphitheater. Come and fell the energy around you, as you enjoy the live music performances. So all you music lovers, its time to rock again.
Freelon's Bar and Groove is Jackson's number one party and event venue. It consists of an 11,000 square foot lounge area, VIP seating, awesome table settings, bars and dance floors. Freelon's is home to many events, and exclusive bashes. Parties like those for homecoming, labor day and other occasions are also held here.
Jackson may not be very well known for its club scene, but Club Total sure is well known in Jackson for its club vibe and cool ambiance. Total is sure to take you to a new high and give you a great experience you aren't likely to forget in a hurry. The club is great for its open mic nights and other events that encourage the locals to mix and mingle and be.
Salsa Mississippi is one of the best places in Jackson to dance the night away. The cover charge is only 10USD, and with student discounts, this club is accessible and enjoyable for a wide audience. Every Saturday night kicks off with a beginner's salsa lesson at 9pm then free dancing at 10pm.
Bottoms Up is one of the best places to party in Jackson. This gay bar is a great destination for dancing and nightlife, with a dancefloor, pool tables and drag shows for your enjoyment on Saturday nights. The atmosphere is young and fun and the crowd is always lively.
World-renowned professional pool player Reed Pierce's upscale restaurant and sports bar features great food and great atmosphere. Foodies, sports fans, and music lovers will all feel at home here. Enjoy the bar area complete with high-defintion TV, play some pool in the 9-Ball Lounge, or savor the area's best rib-eye steaks, Fried Shrimp, Po-Boys, Catfish, fried chicken and burgers while dining on the 3000 square-foot outdoor patio complete with bar area. Music lovers will appreciate the weekend's nightly live music choices, while the ladies will delight in each Thursday's Ladies' night. Don't miss Happy Hour from 4p-7p M-F! Reed Pierce's truly has it all. -Cindy Leggett
Stone Pony offers wireless internet, high definition television, karaoke, special events and Happy Hour from 2 until 6:30, Monday through Thursday.