The City of Ridgeland is experiencing a business boom

RIDGELAND, Miss. (WLBT) – The City of Ridgeland’s business footprint is expanding at a fast pace. And guess what? It’s all happening during the pandemic.

Monday, Walk-On’s Bar and Bistro kicked off its grand opening celebration. The new business is located on Highland Colony Parkway near Costco.

The Louisiana-based restaurant is co-owned by former New Orleans Saints Drew’s Brees. It has now made its way to Ridgeland.

This is one of many businesses moving to the area to setup shop.

“We call it the game day with the taste of Louisiana. We’re not your typical sports bar,” said CEO Brandon Landry. This is the second location to open in Mississippi.

Landry says after researching the area, he knew Ridgeland would be a prime spot for his business.

“They welcomed us with open arms when we started looking around this area. When you look at the community and the growth you guys had here over the past decade, it just fit all the demos when you look…

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