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16 Days of Jackson – Day One
Posted on December 2, 2013
16 Days of Jackson
From day one, my experiences in Jackson, Michigan have been full of small world confirmation connections; wonderful natural nourishment in the form of outdoor experiences, music, art and Jackson culture; true stories of innovative service unique to the Cool City in South Central Michigan; and everyday people who have survived, thrived and creatively derived aspects of the best community in the world.
Jackson's favorite holiday tradition
Baker College and County National Bank again proudly sponsor the heart-warming and highly anticipated Holiday Concert presented by the Jackson Symphony Orchestra, 4 p.m. Sunday, December 15 in First United Methodist Church, 275 W. Michigan Ave.
Discover Holiday Shopping in Jackson
There are many great unique shops & shopping destinations in Jackson. Search for those unique finds in Jackson this year. Whether its a unique piece of art or an artfully crafted bottle of wine, your family is sure to appreciate your Jackson-made gifts this year.
Supporting Jackson businesses this holiday season has never been more fun or easy, with these great shopping events:
See Live Christmas Music Shows in Jackson
Some of us may already be blasting Chrismas music in our houses and cars, but what better way to enjoy Christmas music then live and in person. From Country to Gospel, Hard Rock to Classical and everything in between can be seen and enjoyed in Jackson this Holiday season. Check out these great live music opportunities:
Enjoy Holiday Events in Jackson
Tradition is a big part of the holiday season and Jackson has many local traditions both new and old. Add these Jackson traditions to your Home For The Holidays Itinerary:
Gatlin Brothers Christmas Show adds harmony to holiday season
Celebrate the holiday season with The Gatlin Brothers Christmas Show, taking the stage at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7 at Jackson College’s Potter Center.
Holidays in the Hills: A New Christmas Tradition
During the weekend of December 6 through 8 there is so much to do in the Irish Hills we have created a weekend called Holidays in the Hills. Come enjoy a full weekend filled with Brooklyn Merchant open houses, the Michigan International Speedway Charity Track Drive, the Oh These Irish Hills Christmas Gala, Hidden Lake Gardens Festival of Lights, the Distinguished Young Women of the Irish Hills Scholarship Program, Cherry Creek Old Schoolhouse Winery’s Christmas Open house and so much more. Check out irishhills.com or call 592-8907 for details.
Hamlet, Cymbeline & More Set for Michigan Shakespeare Festival's 2014 Season
The Michigan Shakespeare Festival officially announced their 2014 Season on Saturday night at the Scenes & Sonnets From Shakespeare event, starring Janet Haley and David Turrentine, and sponsored by JTV's Karen and Bart Hawley. The lineup for the 20th Anniversary Season will be Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest, and Shakespeare's romantic adventure Cymbeline.
Michigan Shakespeare Festival opens 2013-14 touring performances
Posted: Oct. 24, 2013 at 8:28 a.m.
JACKSON - The Michigan Shakespeare Festival is proud to announce the opening of its 2013-14 touring performances. From Nov. 4 through May 30, 2014 the MSF tour will perform "Macbeth" and "Romeo & Juliet" for high schools, libraries, community organizations, and senior centers throughout Southern Michigan, Northern Indiana and Northern Ohio. Adapted and directed by award-winning MSF artistic director Janice L. Blixt, the productions run approximately 100 minutes and are available for booking at any time throughout the year.
Holiday Expo Vendors Wanted
The Jackson County Rose Festival is excited to be hosting the first Holiday Expo of the season!