Our shining city on the Natchez Trace offers discerning travelers an unexpected melding of nature and style. Outdoor adventure and upscale architecture. Historic trails and modern design. In fact, Ridgeland was designed to make the most of Mississippi’s beautiful weather, bringing the outdoors in and the indoors out.

Take a look at our Natchez Trace to Ridgeland itinerary here.

From open air shopping to serious cycling, sailboats to spas, patio dining and custom cocktails to the Bill Waller Crafts Center, we’ve got everything under the sun.  All that gives you the luxury to explore … Inside + Out.

Ridgeland is proud to offer outstanding service and hospitality to its visitors. Ways to paint the town are endless with miles of unique shopping, delightful dinging and incredible accommodations.
The Bill Waller Crafts Center features works of over 150 artisans, who are members of the Craftsmen’s Guild of Mississippi. The multi-million dollar center features artisan works, a blacksmith shop, a woodworkers shop, meeting space, outdoor demonstrations and exhibits.

The city is full of excitement during their many annual events such as the Art, Wine and Wheels Weekend, which provides art enthusiasts the opportunity to view and purchase artwork from the nation’s premier artists.

The north shore banks of the Barnett Reservoir wind along the Natchez Trace Parkway and greet visitors with natural beauty and outstanding recreational opportunities.

Be sure to visit the Ridgeland Visitor Center located in the Renaissance at Colony Park, a vibrant venue for shopping, dining and entertainment.

Ridgeland Tourism Commission

Kathryn’s Steaks & Seafood – Ridgeland, MS

Kathryn’s Steaks & Seafood Village Square 6800 Old Canton Road, Suite 108 601-956-2803 Mon-Sat:  5 pm – Until Fine/Casual Dining, Steaks, Seafood, Take Out, Catering

Honey Baked Ham & Cafe’- Ridgeland, MS

Honey Baked Ham & Cafe’ 940 E. County Line Road 601-956-0052 Mon-Fri:  10 am – 6 pm Sat:  10 am – 5 pm Gourmet Ham, Turkey, Sandwiches, Desserts http://www.honeybaked.com/

Five Guys Burgers & Fries – Ridgeland, MS

Five Guys Burgers & Fries Renaissance at Colony Park 1000 Highland Colony Pkwy, Suite 2001 601-605-1115 7 Days a Week:  11 am – 10 pm Family Style, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs http://www.fiveguys.com/

Fat Tuesday’s – Ridgeland, MS

Fat Tuesday’s Palm Beach Center 6923 Old Canton Road, Suite 105 601-956-2971 Tues-Thurs:  11 am – 2 pm; 5 pm – 9 pm Fri:  11 am – 2 pm; 5 pm – 10 pm Sat:  11 am – 10 pm Casual, Family Style, Cajun, Sandwiches, Salads, Take Out, Catering

Ely’s Restaurant & Bar – Ridgeland, MS

Ely’s Restaurant & Bar Downtown Ridgeland 115 W. Jackson Street Building 1A, Suite E 601-605-6359 Mon-Sat:  4:30 pm – 11 pm Fine Dining Steak & Seafood http://www.elysrestaurant.com/

Crab’s Seafood Shack – Ridgeland, MS

Crab’s Seafood Shack 6954 Old Canton Road 601-956-5040 Mon-Fri:  11 am – 2 pm Lunch Mon-Fri:  5 pm – 10 pm Dinner Sat-Sun:  11 am – 10 pm Casual, Crabs, Oysters, PoBoys, Burgers, Fish

Cock of the Walk

Cock of the Walk Nashville, TN Location Ridgeland, MS Location Pocahontas, MS Location Catfish, Hushpuppies, Fried Dill Pickles  In the early 1800’s, Natchez “Under the Hill” in Mississippi was a gathering place for the “Keelboatmen” bringing goods and supplies down the Mississippi River on their way to New Orleans. Each boat had its own “champion” […]

Buffalo Wild Wings – Ridgeland, MS

Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar 808 Lake Harbour Drive 601-856-0789 Mon-Sun:  11 am – 11 pm Casual, Family Style, Take Out Varied Menu, All Sports Activity http://www.buffalowildwing.com/

Doe’s Eat Place – Ridgeland, MS

Doe’s Eat Place The Promenade 898 Avery Blvd 601-487-8954 Tue-Sat: 5 pm – 9 pm Sun-Mon: Closed Steak house

Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar – Ridgeland, MS

Applebee’s Neighborhood Bar & Grill 764 Lake Harbour Drive 601-707-1784 Sun-Thurs:  11 am – 10 pm Fri-Sat:  11 am – 11 pm Casual, Take Out Specialty:  Bourbon Street Steak http://www.applebees.com/

Extended Stay America – Ridgeland, MS

Extended Stay America 800 Ridgewood Road 601-956-0884 1-800-646-8000 www.extendedstay.com

Staybridge Suites – Ridgeland, MS

Staybridge Suites 801 Ridgewood Road 601-206-9190 1-800-238-8000 www.staybridge.com/jackson

Residence Inn – Ridgeland, MS

Residence Inn 855 Centre Street 601-206-7755 1-800-331-3131 http://www.marriott.com/

Red Roof Inn – Ridgeland, MS

Red Roof Inn 810 Adcock Drive 601-956-7707 1-800-Red-Roof http://www.redroof.com/

Rodeway Inn – Ridgeland, MS

Rodeway Inn 839 Ridgewood Road 601-956-6203 1-800-228-5150

Hyatt Place – Ridgeland, MS

Hyatt Place 1016 Highland Colony Parkway 601-898-8815 http://www.hyattplacejacksonridgeland.com/

Homewood Suites by Hilton – Ridgeland, MS

Homewood Suites by Hilton 853 Centre Street 601-899-8611 1-800-Call-Home http://www.jackson.homewoodsuites.com/

Holiday Inn Express – Ridgeland, MS

Holiday Inn Express 6485 I-55 Frontage Road 601-977-6111 1-877-863-4780 http://www.hieridgeland.com/