Downtown Jackson Info

Downtown Jackson is the city’s center for commerce and entrepreneurship, employing thousands at large businesses such as the CMS Energy Headquarters and small family-owned enterprises such as shoe stores, tailors, restaurants and jewelers. More businesses are moving into Downtown every day – investing in its thriving sense of community and culture and catering to the increasing number of people who are making Downtown Jackson their home.

Downtown is Jackson’s entertainment and cultural district. Catch a movie or show at the historic Michigan Theatre, relax at a colorful coffee house, or enjoy dinner, dancing and live music at one of Downtown’s many restaurants and taverns. Take in the stunning sculptures as you stroll along the river walk or join in the fun at one of Downtown’s many street festivals, parades and outdoor concerts. Visit the local farmer’s market or shop Downtown’s many unique shops – where great customer service is still alive and one-of-a-kind items are the standard.



Where is “Downtown” Jackson?