Red Beans and Rice Celebration
has become one of Jackson's most anticipated family fun festivals. This
year, 15-20 restaurants, congregations, professionals, and individuals
will vie for the coveted title of Best Red Beans Recipe in Town, decided on by a People’s
Choice vote. Planned by a hard-working committee of
volunteers and sponsored by Jackson's and the surrounding area’s
finest corporate citizens, this family festival offers good, clean fun,
Music is also one of the many highlights
of the event.
Past performers include Eddie
Cotton, Colour Revolt, The Vamps, Dave Jordan
and the Neighborhood Association Band, Hunter Gibson and the Gators, The
Red Hots, Drivin' N Cryin', The Mulligan Brothers and many others.
The 2018 music lineup is: Marcia Ball, Hunter Gibson & The Gators, and Chris Gill & The Soul Shakers!
at the Stewpot booth, staff will be serving up refreshments, signing up
volunteers and telling anyone who asks everything about the 17 different
ministries of Stewpot.