5 Reasons to Stay in Jackson for Your Big 10 Game

Nov 09, 2018

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The Jackson area is just minutes from several Big Ten stadiums, making it the ideal location to stay for the next big game. Not only will staying here save you on premium room rates and crazy parking fees, it will


Holiday Traditions in Jackson Michigan

Nov 05, 2018

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For as long as I can remember, my family has always traveled to Jackson, Michigan for the holiday season. With family in town, beautiful snowfall on the ground and Christmas lights displayed on practically every street, Jackson has always felt


Dude’s Weekend In Jackson

Sep 21, 2018

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A few months back I decided to do a search online looking for Big Lebowski events near me. The Big Lebowski is a cult classic directed by the Coen brothers. During my search I found a Big Lebowski


Run with Pride

Aug 30, 2018

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Like many people, when I first got into running I thought it was a pretty solitary activity. So when I came across places where I could meet other runners, sightsee, train and carb load- I was pretty excited. It also


Hackett Auto Museum Connects with Descendants

Aug 21, 2018

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The Internet can be a wonderful thing. Recently, I have been spending many hours to research and locate descendants of previous owners of the Hackett Automobile Company building. You may know by now that I am the guy spearheading the


Reenactments and Living History: Jackson Civil War Muster

Aug 21, 2018

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For the past thirty-four years, the Jackson Civil War Muster has grown to become one of the largest and most popular Civil War Musters in our countries Midwest. Everywhere I travel, and have conversations with people in Michigan, I discover


Respect, Opportunity, Scholarship and Excellence - Jackson County Rose Pageants

Jul 31, 2018


This will be my second year competing in the Miss Jackson County RoseQueen pageant and I can truly say I am honored to be in such an inspiring program. This organization has helped me create many life skills that I



Jul 31, 2018

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My husband and I got to spend a Saturday at the June 2018 NASCAR Race at Michigan International Speedway as guests of Experience Jackson. I’ve never attended a NASCAR event before. (Although I did have a brush with


Jackson Civil War Muster - A Summer Main Stay

Jul 30, 2018

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The Jackson Civil War Muster has been a main stay of Jackson’s summer time events and will be commemorating its 35th anniversary next year in 2019. As one of the largest Civil War Musters in the Midwest; Jackson is


The Life of a Jackson Highland Games Thrower

Jul 23, 2018


At the Jackson Highland Games, the day starts early in the morning, heavy things are thrown, and participants do not wear pants, but traditional Scottish kilts. Amateur highland games competitors come from all over Michigan and around the


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