C apitol. Downtown Jackson is home to the state's third capitol building. Even if some bad things happen on the inside, it is pretty to look at if you ignore the homages to the Confederacy.
D owntown Jackson Partners. Say hello to one of their ambassadors when you see them riding on their Segways.
F arish Street. It's seen better days, but you can visit businesses such as Big Apple Inn, F Jones Corner and Johnny Tis Bistro & Blues there.
G overnoris Mansion. Even if you do not agree with Gov. Phil Bryant's politics, the Governor's Mansion is a beautiful sight.
J ackson Free Press and BOOM Jackson. Downtown is our home. Watch for our staff members out and about and pitch us stories.
N ightlife. Believe it or not, the area has a good nightlife scene. You just have to know where to look. Go down Capitol Street to places such as Cowboy's Saloon and the King Edward Hotel and toward Hal & Mal's, where you will find other places to hang out such as Lucky's and Martinis.
Q uarters. The parking meters eat them like a cow consumes grass.
R oundabouts. Ever since the city redid Capitol Street, the U.K. has nothing on downtown.
V isit Jackson. They do a lot for the city, and they are located downtown. More at visitjackson.com.
W estin Hotel. Visit Estelle's for a glass of vino in the city's hot new hotel
X marks the spot for downtown: the next hot place to be in Jackson. Mark our words.