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Calling all runners!

Mar 11, 2015

BROOKLYN, Mich. (March 5, 2015) – Michigan International Speedway will host the inaugural SPEEDWAY STOMP™ 5K on Friday, May 8, the day before this year’s Michigan Wine and Beer Fest presented by Experience Jackson. The 3.1-mile run around portions of

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The Big 400 Maple Festival Saturday, March 21, 2015

Feb 24, 2015

JACKSON MI, FEBRUARY 21, 2015 - It’s maple syrup time! The communities of The Big 400 are teaming up to celebrate maple syruping in southern Michigan with a festival on Saturday, March 21, 2015. The festival includes pancake breakfasts, tours of tapping areas

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Mystery, Magic & Mayhem: Wonders From The American Museum Of Magic

Feb 03, 2015

February 3 (Jackson, MI) – Mystery, Magic & Mayhem: Wonders from the American Museum of Magic in Marshall, Michigan, this exhibit features the stories and treasures of the performers that entertained residents of the smallest communities and audiences in the grandest

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NASCAR Tickets on Sale

Jan 29, 2015

BROOKLYN, Mich. (Jan. 29, 2015) — Tickets, campsites and travel packages for all Michigan International Speedway events, including both NASCAR Sprint Cup Series weekends, Michigan Wine and Beer Fest presented by Experience Jackson and Faster Horses Festival, are on sale Monday, February

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Florida Georgia Line, Brad Paisley & Carrie Underwood Saddle Up For Faster Horses Festival’s Third Y

Jan 22, 2015

Passes For The Three-Day Camping And Music Festival Go On Sale Feb. 2 NASHVILLE, TN (Jan. 22, 2015) – Faster Horses Festival will return for the third year on July 17, 18, 19 following two immensely successful years, last year hosting over 25,000 fans for the

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Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekends: An annual tradition

Jan 21, 2015

Two days twice a year, families and friends can enjoy one of Michigan's premiere outdoor activities, Michigan Fishing, for FREE! The 2015 Free Fishing Weekends are scheduled for this winter: February 14 & 15 and this summer: June 13 & 14. All fishing

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Ella Sharp Museum Becomes More Accessible To All

Jan 21, 2015

January 21, 2015 (Jackson, MI) – As of January 1, 2015 the Ella Sharp Museum is pleased to offer admission to our galleries at no cost.  Visitors can choose to pay by donation, which means that any amount will  be appreciated

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2015 Art, Beer & Wine Festival Call For Artists, Wineries and Breweries

Jan 20, 2015

The Ella Sharp Museum presents the 11th annual Art, Beer & Wine Festival on June 6, 2015 from noon until 6:00 pm! The museum plans to host over 30 local wineries and breweries, 40+ artists, and nearly 2,500 guests! Festival goers will enjoy live music and

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Miss Jackson County RoseQueen Scholarship Pageant Applications due April 1, 2015

Jan 16, 2015

The Jackson County RoseQueen pageant is considered one of the largest pageants in the nation, providing candidates with thousands of dollars in scholarships and prizes each year. “Currently in its 56th year, the pageant is a wonderful opportunity for

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

Jan 15, 2015

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.

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