Taste of Summer – June 4

Taste of Summer is our annual celebration of the beginning of the summer season in Jacksonville and includes a wine walk with more than 20 local wineries, live music by local/regional artists, classic cars and trailers, art and more. Come spend the day sh...

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Britt Festival 2016 Season Announced

JACKSONVILLE, OR — Britt Music & Arts Festival announces its full 2016 season lineup, coming to the outdoor amphitheater on the Britt hill in scenic Jacksonville this summer. The 2016 season includes pop legend Diana Ross; superstar rock band Holl...

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2016 City-Wide Yard Sale – September 9-11, 2016

Jacksonville’s annual City-Wide Yard Sale attracts not only people from the surrounding area, but some from much greater distances and even from other states.  Its popularity and reputation have continued to grow over the years.  September 9 ̵...

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1932 Living History Tour at Beekman House

Time travel to the Great Depression on Saturday, September 24, when Historic Jacksonville, Inc. brings the 1873 Cornelius C. Beekman House to life with 1932 Living History Tours at 12 noon, 1:30 pm and 3 pm.  The Beekman House is located at 470 E. Califo...

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Walking Haunted History Tours

Jacksonville, OR –Join Historic Jacksonville, Inc. on Saturday and Sunday, October 7 and 8, for the final Jacksonville Haunted History walking tours of the season.  These tours have been so popular that we’re now offering five tours each night! The t...

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Victorian Mourning Customs at Beekman House

Victorian Mourning Customs at Jacksonville’s Historic Beekman House JACKSONVILLE, OR – The Victorians created elaborate rituals around the passing of a loved one.  Death was considered part of life’s texture, giving it essential meaning.  Join Hi...

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“Galleria Carneval” a circus themed Art Exhibit

Art Presence invites you to the 4th Annual October Challenge, this year titled “Galleria Carneval” which has a circus theme with touches of Halloween.  The exhibit opens on September 30th and will be showing thru the month of October. 27 arti...

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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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