The Carl Perkins Civic & Convention Center multipurpose building, the Civic Center offers a main stage and auditorium with seating for 2,200 that is perfect for an type of event. In addition to fixed balcony seating, the Center offers collapsible risers for floor seating.
In addition, the main floor area can be used for dining or table seating, as well as convention and trade show display space. Meeting rooms are available on the mezzanine corridors and at street level. The Civic Center offers a box office, kitchen and catering facilities, restrooms and a large, well-lit parking lot.
Built in 1973, the Civic Center has hosted a wide range of cultural, trade and civic events. It is home to the Miss Tennessee Pageant and the Jackson Symphony.
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