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Find the best family and kid friendly activities and events in central Mississippi, including the cities of Jackson, Madison, Flowood, Brandon, Ridgeland, Clinton, Richland, Byram as well as Hinds, Madison and Rankin counties.But the fun doesn’t stop there—you’ll also find festivals, carnivals, and special event for the whole region—from Memphis to New Orleans.

From museums to concerts to plays…from parks to bike trails, Parents & Kids Magazine keeps track of all the fun choices for your family.

Be sure to check out our directory of ongoing events, too.Many local attractions feature family fun all year long.

For even more great information, also check our directories page for listings of summer camps; after school care and enrichment classes; kids’ sports; pediatricians; birthday party ideas and more.

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Ignite the Night: Mississippi Music

Ignite the Night: Mississippi Music.  7:00 pm-11:00 pm.  Mississippi Children’s Museum.  Every February, adults are given permission to play after hours at the Mississippi Children’s Museum (MCM) during MCM’s signature fundraising event, Ignite the Night. This annual, adults-only evening has a whimsical and exciting new theme each year. Each gallery comes to life with festive food, mesmerizing music, and amusing activities like photo booths with quirky costumes, mysterious guests, and creative cocktails. Hosted by MCM Partners, a group of volunteers and donors who support the museum, this “snappy casual” affair is not your typical party. It is imaginative, entertaining and, most importantly, fun!  Join us as we celebrate the Birthplace of America’s Music – from Delta blues, to church choir gospel, to hill country and gulf coast rock n’ roll – guests are sure to hear their favorites throughout the night. On this special evening, guests can bid on silent auction items featuring some of Mississippi’s finest attractions, enjoy a taste of the state’s favorite culinary offerings, and show off your best moves! Wear your dancing shoes and keep your eyes peeled – there may even be a King sighting!  Visit www.mschildrensmuseum.org.

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