City Wide Yard Sale September 7-9

NOTICE:  The yard sale will continue regardless of the smoke. This is an organic, independently operated activity so residents willing to set up and individuals willing to shop are most welcome. Jacksonville’s annual City-Wide Yard Sale attracts people...

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Haunted Trolley Tickets Now Available

JACKSONVILLE, OR —   Tickets are now available for the 2018 Haunted Trolley that will run from 6:30 – 10:00 pm October 25, 26, 27, & 28. Tickets are now available online CLICK HERE The majority of tours are only offered online When you pu...

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Meet the Pioneers Tickets on Sale

The beloved Meet the Pioneers event returns this October 5 & 6.  The event features live interpreters sharing insightful stories about our past residents who made their mark on Jacksonville. Friends of the Jacksonville Cemetery volunteers put on this...

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Victorian Fashions at Beekman House

If you think panty hose are a hassle how would you like to deal with corsets and bustles?  On Saturday, September 15, Historic Jacksonville, Inc. will be highlighting Victorian Era fashions and including clothing from the Southern Oregon Historical Socie...

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Upcoming Events

Sep
10
Mon
2018
all-day Narrated Trolley Tours
Narrated Trolley Tours
Sep 10 – Sep 30 all-day
45 minute narrated trolley tour providing an overview of Jacksonville’s history Meet the trolley at the Visitor Information Center –  corner of North Oregon & C Streets Purchase tickets at Visitor Information Center by credit card or cash; Cash only for on-board purchase $6 adults, $3 children, no charge for held on lap Tours run on the half-hour from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm Fridays – Mondays in May & October Daily June – September; The Trolley is not handicap accessible Sold out tours may occur with advance registration and will be noted on this calendar as a separate entry Private tours are available for groups, limited to 25.  Click Here for more information
Sep
22
Sat
2018
11:00 am 1932 Living History Tour – Beekm...
1932 Living History Tour – Beekm...
Sep 22 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
1932 Living History Tour - Beekman House
This Saturday you can go back to 1932 and experience what it was like living in Jacksonville during the depression.  Historic Jacksonville, Inc. brings the 1873 Cornelius C. Beekman House Museum to life with 1932 Living History Tours at 11 am, 1 pm and 3 pm. The country is deep into the Great Depression.  Franklin Roosevelt is running for President.  Groucho Marx is on the radio.  In Jacksonville, locals are digging up backyards and streets looking for any gold left from the town’s original gold rush.  Hobos go house to house looking for hand outs.  Julia Beekman has passed away, and daughter Carrie is moving to Portland where her brother Ben has lived for the past 40 years. Historical interpreters portray Carrie and Ben as they close up the family home, going through years of accumulated belongings.  Relatives and friends join them for reminiscences about life in the late 1800s and observations and comments on current events and a depression era town and nation.  And the public is invited to be part of the story! The Beekman House is located at 470 E. California Street in Jacksonville. Tour admission is $10 for adults; $8 for seniors and students.  Tours are not....
5:00 pm St Joseph Rectory Dinner & Auction
St Joseph Rectory Dinner & Auction
Sep 22 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
St Joseph Rectory Dinner & Auction
Fundraising Dinner & Auction to support St. Joseph’s Rectory Daisy Creek Winery Saturday, Sept. 22 5:00 pm Wines, Catered Artisan Dinner & Auction  For Tickets Contact: Lori Erickson 541-840-6264 Patti Keck  541-301-4656
Sep
23
Sun
2018
9:00 am Jville Market
Jville Market
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
We’re a small and quality farmer’s & crafts market held on the lawn of the historic courthouse in downtown Jacksonville. You’ll enjoy the unique atmosphere of Jacksonville and experience over 70 market booths featuring fresh local produce, fresh baked breads, naturally raised beef, delicious beverages and treats, prepared foods, a wide variety of arts and crafts, live music and more. Location:  206 N 5th St, Corner of 5th and C Streets, Old County Courthouse/New City Hall Grounds Hours:  9 am – 1:30 pm, with live music starting at 11:30 am www.jville.market
Sep
24
Mon
2018
9:30 am Yoga Pilates – JoyFull Yoga
Yoga Pilates – JoyFull Yoga
Sep 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:45 am
Yoga Pilates Class at JoyFull Yoga 135 S Oregon St 541-899-0707 info@joyFull-yoga.com Hours Sunday: 11:00-3:00 PM Monday: 12:30pm- 3:00 PM Tuesday: By Appointment Wednesday: 11:00 – 3:00 PM Thursday: 11:00 – 3:00 PMFriday: 11:00 – 3:00 PM Saturday 11:00 – 4:00 PM We are also open before or after scheduled classes and workshops Other times by appointment.

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