LeFleur's Bluff State Park3315 Lakeland Terrace
Jackson, MS 39216
Description and Local Attractions
LeFleur's Bluff provides a lush green spot in the heart of urban Jackson. In addition to camping, fishing, picnic spots and nature trails, the 305-acre park features a nine-hole golf course and a driving range. The park is named for Louis LeFleur, a French-Canadian explorer who established a trading post on the banks of the Pearl River in the late 1700s. The city of Jackson was originally known as "LeFleur's Bluff". Today Mississippi's vibrant capital city combines the earth and charm of its rich cultural heritage with exciting activities and attractions and contemporary lifestyles. Visitors to Jackson discover a diversity of museums, unlimited shopping and dining, an exciting night life and a calendar of events packed with activities to suit every mood. For the campsite reservations call Lefleur's Office at 601-987-3923
Events and Activities
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- January - Dixie National Rodeo, Livestock Show, Western Festival. March - Mal's St. Paddy's Day Parade. May - Pepsi Pops Concert at the Ross Barnett Reservoir, Jubilee Jam, Canton Flea Market. October - Mississippi State Fair, Canton Flea Market, International Red Beans and Rice Festival. November - Mistletoe Marketplace, Chimneyville Crafts Festival. December - Christmas programs throughout Jackson, Festival of Lights in Canton, MS. from Oct 30 2006 to Dec 31 2050