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Discover America: Jackson, Michigan: Discover Rich History and Hospitality

By Shannon Doe Ewing (reposted from Discover America)

There are many interesting communities surrounding Detroit; one in particular that I was rather curious about was Jackson. It’s only about an hour’s drive from the big city. I was excited to get some fresh air and check out some local history.

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Discover America: Jackson, Michigan: Now in 6 new languages

 Discover America: Jackson, Michigan: Discover Rich History and Hospitality

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Top winery, brewery and distillery named at Michigan Wine and Beer Fest

BROOKLYN, Mich. (May 9, 2015) — The infield at Michigan International Speedway came to life with the best wineries, breweries and now distilleries from across the state Saturday. The sixth annual Michigan Wine and Beer Fest presented by Experience Jackson returned to the track, featuring the same great variety of wines and beers

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SPEEDWAY STOMP™ 5K paced by Experience Jackson comes to MIS

BROOKLYN, Mich. (May 8, 2015) – Michigan International Speedway hosted the inaugural SPEEDWAY STOMP™ 5K paced by Experience Jackson on Friday.

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Chamber Golf Outing Partnership

Experience Jackson is proud to be sponsoring the luncheon the Jackson Chamber’s Golf Outing on May 18th and would like to buy golfers a drink!http://www.experiencejackson.com/home-page/jackson-certified

On May 18th, any Jackson Certified registered golfer wearing their Jackson Certified pin to the Jackson Chamber Golf Outing will receive an additional drink ticket complements of Experience Jackson at the registration table. This Jackson Certified drink ticket will be redeemable for a domestic beer, Gatorade, soda or bottled water just like the standard drink tickets in your goodie bag. Additionally, the Jackson Certified ticket maybe combined with a standard drink ticket for a mixed drink and yes you’ll still need 2 tickets for mixed drinks. Experience Jackson is conducting this promotion to raise awareness about the 2015 Chamber Challenge and the Jackson Certified program.

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Keloorah features 12 concert acts over two NASCAR weekends

BROOKLYN, Mich. (April 20, 2015) – NASCAR race fans and music festival fans both will have reasons to celebrate this summer at Michigan International Speedway. Keloorah, a music festival experience, will take place on Friday and Saturday of each NASCAR weekend at MIS this summer

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Now accepting registrations for the 2015 Rose Festival Fire Truck Pull!

Sign up your team of 10 to pull a Fire Truck that weighs more than 50,000 pounds! Teams must pull the Fire Truck 100 yards. The Team that pulls the truck the fastest wins!

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Dahlem Prepared for 16-Acre Prairie Burn in April

Aggressive invasive species targeted:  spotted knapweed

Thursday, April 2, 2015 – Jackson, MI   Scheduling prescribed burns requires careful monitoring of the weather forecast.  Late afternoon decisions for the next day are based on winds and weather in our area in the short-term forecast.  Dahlem’s next prescribed burn is scheduled for one day in the next week to 10 days.  The highly aggressive invasive plant species spotted knapweed (Centaurea stoebe) is the target this year.

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Rose Parade & Picnic in the Park 2015

We invite the community to come out -Relax, Have Fun, and Enjoy~

The 57th Annual Jackson County Rose Parade and the Picnic in the Park will take place on Sunday, June 7th.   The parade starts at 1:00 PM and PITP starts immediately following the parade at Ella Sharp Park.

This year’s Parade will be held in honor of Barbara (Belford) Fletcher of Largo, FL who passed away in December 2014.  Barbara was responsible for starting the Jackson County Rose Parade 57 years ago.

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Keloorah – a place to celebrate race weekend at MIS

BROOKLYN, Mich. (March 17, 2015) – Michigan International Speedway is taking the post-race concert experience to a whole new level with “Keloorah.

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