Calendar of Events
Please be sure to visit "What's New in Jackson County" for more information on these events and other news happening in Jackson County.
|Dec 25 & 26
Christmas Holiday - Jackson County Offices Closed
- Garbage & Recycling Service will not run on Dec. 25
Services will run one day behind
- Whispering Pines closed ONLY on Dec. 25
- Seaman Road Landfill closed all weekend also
- Animal Shelter closed all weekend also
| Jan 1 & 2
|| New Years - Jackson County Offices Closed
- Whispering Pines Golf Course is ONLY closed January 1
- Landfill is closed all weekend
Garbage & Recycling Service will not run on Jan 1
Services will be one day behind
- Animal Shelter is closed all weekend
| Jan 28
|| State of the County Presentation
Regularly Scheduled Meetings & Events
The following hold regularly scheduled meetings each month. Click on the appropriate link to view the schedules, minutes and find contact information.
The following departments hold various special events throughout the year that welcome the community to enjoy and get involved with. Click on the appropriate link to find out more about these events.
- Sheriff's Department -
- Solid Waste -
- Recreation - Horse Arena -
Gospel Sing, Rodeo, Bass Fishing Tournament
Coastal Clean-up, Amnesty Day
Weekly schedules, special events
Most County offices are closed during hoildays listed below. In addition to the holidays listed, the County may recognize any other holidays proclaimed as such by the Governor of Mississippi and approved by the Board of Supervisors, which would typically include New Years Eve (Dec. 31), the day after Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve (Dec. 24).
- New Year’s Day (January 1)
- Robert E. Lee/Martin Luther King’s Birthdays (Third Monday in January)
- Presidents’ Day (Third Monday in February)
- Good Friday (Friday immediately preceding Easter Sunday)
- National Memorial Day and Jefferson Davis’ Birthday (Last Monday in May)
- Independence Day (July 4)
- Labor Day (First Monday in September)
- Veterans’ Day (November 11)
- Thanksgiving Day (Last Thursday in November)
- Christmas Day (December 25)
Whispering Pines Golf Course is open on most holidays. Please contact them to verify.