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.
| April 5
Rabies/Micro-Chip Clinic for PETS
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Gautier Convention Center (2012 Library Lane, Gautier)
$10 for Rabies Vaccination, $10 for Booster, $15 for Micro-Chip
Contact JC Animal Shelter for more info 228-497-6350
| April 12
Pet Pics with the Easter Bunny (sponsored by APEA)
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Jackson County Animal Shelter
$10 for photo of your pet with Easter Bunny
Proceeds benefit the JC Animal Shelter 228-497-6350
| April 26
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day
8 a.m. - noon
Singing River Mall Parking Lot
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.