Chinese New Year 2016 – Year of the Monkey

The contributions of the Chinese in Southern Oregon’s development are honored during our Chinese New Year Celebration, Saturday, February 27, 2016.  The Southern Oregon Chinese Cultural Association coordinates a wide variety of activities and event...

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Day Trip to Crater Lake National Park

Written by Robert Roos Crater Lake National Park is regarded as one of the great natural wonders in the country, and visiting it will be the highlight of your trip. On a clear, sunny day, the view of Crater Lake from the rim of Mt. Mazama is truly breatht...

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Britt Orchestra

The hills are alive with the sound of music. Celebrating its 50th year, Britt Festivals is the Pacific Northwest’s premier open air performing arts festival that presents world-class artists in all genres of music – country, pop, folk, blues, jazz, w...

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Victorian Christmas Celebration

Jacksonville, Oregon celebrates the holidays and our past with Victorian Christmas.   The celebration begins with a merchant open house tree lighting ceremony on Saturday, November 28 and continues weekends from December 5 through December 20, 2015.  ...

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Pioneer History in Story & Song

JACKSONVILLE, OR—Historic Jacksonville, Inc. brings the history of Jacksonville and Southern Oregon to life through tours, events, and activities that share the stories of the pioneers who settled the region following the discovery of gold in 1852. The ...

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Best of Britt Benefit Featuring Lyle Lovett

Britt Festivals is excited to announce Lyle Lovett and his Large Band as the featured performers at it’s annual summer fundraising event. The Best of Britt Benefit will be Thursday, June 30 on the Britt Hill. Proceeds from the fundraiser benefit Britt...

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My Jacksonville Story

There are so many reasons we love Jacksonville.  The friendliness of the people.  The beautiful natural surroundings.  The quaint, old fashioned look and feel of the town.  The great trails, confluence of visual artists, incredible performances at Bri...

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Dogs for the Deaf 25th Annual Dog Walk Benefit

For more than two decades, Dogs for the Deaf has hosted a Dog Walk for fun, to raise awareness about its work, and to raise money to keep rescuing, training and placing Certified Assistance Dogs with clients around the country. This years’ Dog Walk them...

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Upcoming Events

Oct
19
Fri
2018
all-day Narrated Trolley Tours 10:30 – 2:30
Narrated Trolley Tours 10:30 – 2:30
Oct 19 – Oct 22 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
9:00 pm Jville Tavern Live Music: Spiral...
Jville Tavern Live Music: Spiral...
Oct 19 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Enjoy live music every Friday night from 9:00pm-midnight at Jville Tavern!  125 W California St., Jacksonville, 541-899-1170 October  19    Spiral Kings
Oct
20
Sat
2018
11:00 am Victorian Mourning Customs Tours...
Victorian Mourning Customs Tours...
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
1-Hour Tours between 11 am – 3 pm. For Victorians, death was a part of life, giving it essential meaning, and they created elaborate rituals around the passing of a loved one.  Between 11am and 3pm on Saturday and Sunday, October 20 and 21, Historic Jacksonville, Inc. will be offering 1-hour “Victorian Mourning Customs” tours every 15 minutes at Jacksonville’s 1873 C.C. Beekman House Museum, located at 470 E. California. Historic Jacksonville The house will be decorated as a Victorian house in mourning—clocks stopped, mirrors draped in black, mourning wreath on the door, coffin in the parlor.  Costumed docents will share the fashions, home décor, funeral etiquette, social behavior, and personal mementos that honored the dearly departed in the late 1800s.  Tour admission, $5.  541-245-3650 or info@historicjacksonville.org.
9:00 pm Jville Tavern Live Music: Don Da...
Jville Tavern Live Music: Don Da...
Oct 20 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Enjoy live music from 9:00pm-midnight at Jville Tavern!  125 W California St., Jacksonville, 541-899-1170 October  20    D.on Darox and the Melody Joy Bakers
Oct
21
Sun
2018
11:00 am Victorian Mourning Customs Tours...
Victorian Mourning Customs Tours...
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
1-Hour Tours between 11 am – 3 pm. For Victorians, death was a part of life, giving it essential meaning, and they created elaborate rituals around the passing of a loved one.  Between 11am and 3pm on Saturday and Sunday, October 20 and 21, Historic Jacksonville, Inc. will be offering 1-hour “Victorian Mourning Customs” tours every 15 minutes at Jacksonville’s 1873 C.C. Beekman House Museum, located at 470 E. California. Historic Jacksonville The house will be decorated as a Victorian house in mourning—clocks stopped, mirrors draped in black, mourning wreath on the door, coffin in the parlor.  Costumed docents will share the fashions, home décor, funeral etiquette, social behavior, and personal mementos that honored the dearly departed in the late 1800s.  Tour admission, $5.  541-245-3650 or info@historicjacksonville.org.

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