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Why We Chose Fondren

Why We Chose Fondren

We were fortunate to have access to the King Edward hotel, now Hilton Garden Inn, in downtown Jackson during its renovation. It was an experience that we will never forget. We were able to see the restoration firsthand and fell in love with the rebirth the area continues to experience. It was where we thought […]

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Group Begins Build, Grand Opening Plans for Fondren Park

Group Begins Build, Grand Opening Plans for Fondren Park

With the completion of Fondren Park fast approaching, plans are now underway for the community playground build and grand opening. Wes Harp, an architect for the project and West Fondren resident, spearheaded Friday night’s informal gathering at Sneaky Beans. The group discussed a mid December date for assembling play structures, hoping to call area residents […]

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If You Have Contacted Us…

If You Have Contacted Us…

It seems we had a bug in our email setup. Thankfully, the issue has been resolved by the quick work of Bam Pow Media, our web partner. So, if you have tried to email us, through info@FindItInFondren.com or the contact form here on the site, we have not received your message. Please resend your submissions, […]

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Find It In Fondren: Feeling the Love!

Find It In Fondren: Feeling the Love!

We can’t say enough thanks for your overwhelming visits to the site in the last two days. The hit counter is beyond what we could have imagined and it’s obvious you are loving what we do. So, we need your help. Spread the word and let everyone who cares about Fondren know that we are […]

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Marathon Inspires Fondren’s Sullivan

Marathon Inspires Fondren’s Sullivan

When you hear that a local guy finished Sunday’s ING New York City marathon in above average time, you’d call that something worthy of applause. But then you hear the real takeaway and you ask “where can I sign up?” Fondren’s Terry Sullivan, a weight loss consultant and all around nice guy, said his first […]

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FindItInFondren.com is LIVE!

FindItInFondren.com is LIVE!

First there was a 32 page full color visitor’s guide. And now, there’s a website! Welcome to FindItInFondren.com! This is THE place for DAILY news, information, events, photos, and more. Built by Bam Pow Media in association with Creative Process Studios, the site will be updated daily with the latest from Fondren. You’ll find a […]

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circa. Plans Grand Opening

circa. Plans Grand Opening

Artisans Craig and Michele Escude invite you to experience their latest creation with the grand opening of circa. URABN ARTISAN LIVING on November 18 during Fondren Unwrapped. The store, opened a week and a half ago in Fondren, is a mix of home, body, garden, and lifestyle, best described from their website as “Living a […]

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Mississippi: State of the Blues at Lemuria

Mississippi: State of the Blues at Lemuria

Lemuria Book Signing & Book Opening Party Thursday, November 11th Signing 4:00 Book Talk 5:30 Mississippi: State of Blues by Ken Murphy and Scott Barretta LemuriaBooks.com Store Located across the parking lot from Banner Hall Book Party 6:30pm to 8:00pm Jesse Robinson will start playing at 8:00. No Cover. Underground 119 119 South President St.

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The Market: Quality, Homegrown – Perfect in Fondren!

The Market: Quality, Homegrown – Perfect in Fondren!

The first season of  The MARKET in Fondren is now almost complete and classified as a huge success!  Begun in July of this year, The MARKET is 100% volunteer driven and free to the public each month.  The MARKET returns this month during Fondren Unwrapped on November 18. Then in March 2011 to welcome the […]

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Fondren Park on Track for Early 2011

Fondren Park on Track for Early 2011

Renovations to Fondren Park (currently Cherokee Heights Park) are well under way.  The dry weather has allowed the contractor, Harrell Contracting Group, to proceed quickly. Fondren Park is located at the corner of Dunbar Street and Northview Drive, and for many years has provided a great neighborhood green space with lots of room to play […]

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