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Congratulations to Jackson Public Schools on Becoming Jackson Certified

Feb 03, 2016

For Immediate Release  Rebecca Calkins, Communications Director (517) 764-4440 info@experiencejackson.com February 3, 2016 Jackson, MI – Jackson Public Schools was the first school district to accept the Jackson Certified Challenge and become Jackson Certified. It is our pleasure to announce

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Top 15 Live Music Venues in Jackson

Jan 28, 2016

By: Rebecca Calkins | Communications Director | Originally appeared in the Online Exclusive for the February Jackson Magazine.  Why enjoy live music anymore? Everything is available for free on the internet, people often say. When I’m sitting in

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Top Five Ways to Choose Your Jackson Wedding Venue

Jan 22, 2016

Pinterest has given us the opportunity to share and embrace wedding trends easily. With so many Bridal Expos to attend, some of you Michiganders may be filling up your Pinterest boards with mason jars, chalkboard menus and chevron cakes in

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New Year’s Resolution #7: Spend Time with your Kids

Dec 22, 2015

Get your kids outside and active! Together you can "train" for the Childrenz Challenge on August 13, 2016, at Michigan International Speedway.  Top 5 Ways to Train/Wear Out your Kids to Prepare for Childrenz Challenge in Jackson Sledding

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New Year’s Resolution #6: Learn a New Hobby

Dec 22, 2015

Or practice your hobby more! Have you ever been interested in pottery? Looking to get back into the hobby? The Jackson Pottery & Clay Guild, a group of working potters & individuals with a love of clay, hosts the annual

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New Year’s Resolution #5: Catch Up With Your Friends

Dec 22, 2015

Missing your long lost friends in the bleak of winter?  First make plans to see each other this summer at the Michigan Shakespeare Festival! Michigan's premier award-winning Shakespeare Festival returns for the 22nd season in Jackson from 

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New Year’s Resolution #4: Spend Time with Your Loved One

Dec 22, 2015

Did you resolve to spend more time with the one you love? Spend time on Valentine's Day, February 14th, it will be here before you know it! Plan a romantic dinner, maybe go to a show or check out

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New Year’s Resolution #3: Be Less Stressed & Explore Nature

Dec 22, 2015

Many of us find peace in nature, but you don't have to wait for spring to enjoy nature. How about cross-country skiing or snowshoeing along one of our well-maintained trails.  Dahlem offers five miles

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New Year’s Resolution #2: Eat Healthy Food & Try Something New

Dec 22, 2015

Eating healthfully is a New Year's Resolution for a lot of us, but that doesn't mean the food has to be boring! Try something new this year at one of Jackson's over 100 restaurants. The diversity

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New Year’s Resolution #1: Get Fit and Run a Half-Marathon

Dec 22, 2015

Many of us resolve to get fit and lose weight this season. Maybe running a half-marathon is in your horizon. Jackson has the perfect opportunity with The Falling Waters Trail Run and Walk on October 2nd. Running the Falling

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