What We LOVE About Jackson

Feb 08, 2024

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Valentine’s Day is around the corner, which means love is at the forefront of our minds. However, not just the romantic love you may share with a partner, or the friend love you celebrate on Galentine’s


Accessible City Designation

Jan 02, 2024

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Jackson County, Michigan, is making significant strides towards becoming a more accessible and inclusive city, thanks to the generous sponsorship by Experience Jackson. With the support of Experience Jackson, a minimum of 5 hotels, 5 restaurants, and 5 attractions in Jackson County are


Six Miles of Twinkling Christmas Lights through the New Year

Dec 21, 2023


Welcome to Jackson County, where the festive season comes alive with a shimmering spectacle at the Michigan International Speedway - The Nite Lites display is back at the track. This enchanting drive-through Christmas light show has been a cherished


Jackson County is Your Home for the Holidays

Nov 14, 2023


The holidays in Jackson County are a magical place, full of tradition and magic. Parades and Performances The kickoff to the season happens each first Friday before Thanksgiving, as thousands line Michigan Avenue in Downtown Jackson for the annual Christmas


When Tom & Jim from Under the Radar Came to Town

Oct 26, 2023

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It's not every day we get to hang out with Emmy Award-Winning television stars, but it happened! Experience Jackson, Jackson County’s official tourism bureau, welcomed Tom Daldin and Jim Edelman, hosts of PBS' travel show Under


Frights and Fun in Jackson

Oct 13, 2023

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As the days grow shorter, and the leaves begin to fall, the ghosts and ghouls of Jackson County begin to emerge from their summer slumber, ready for Halloween. They come from far and near to enjoy the eerie, the creepy,


Experience Jackson by Planes, Trains, Automobiles & More

Sep 11, 2023

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Jackson County, Michigan is a destination that has something for everyone. Whether you are interested in history, culture, nature, or adventure, you will find it here. But what makes Jackson County even more special is the variety of ways you


Foodie and Mural Pairings

Aug 08, 2023

At the crossroads of Michigan’s major highways is Jackson County, a must-stop for visitors passionate about breathtaking views, as well as delicious food, and drinks. We invited our friends at Taste the Local Difference Michigan to help tell


MI Playground Visits Jackson for the Second Year in a Row

Jun 21, 2023

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Brothers Andy & Nick of MI Playground adventured their way to Jackson for the second time, with a mission to experience some local summer favorites.  We were excited to host Andy & Nick once again, as they experienced


Staying Cool for the Summer in Jackson County

Jun 09, 2023

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Summer weather in Jackson has gone from zero to one hundred, literally. It’s been boiling hot out there, and with no warning. Luckily, there are plenty of places to keep you cool in Jackson County. Take a dip


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