Romancing The Wests – Dinner and Show

A Historic Documentarycombined with a Live Concert Performance – Travel through 240 years of the American West in two riveting music-filled hours.  The music and imagery tells of the Native American people and the Russian ships exploring the West C...

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Table Rock Hikes

Jacksonville was originally called Table Rock City due to the two mesas that dominate the regional skyline.  These regional icons offer great hiking.  The combination of their unique geologic formation and the native flora and fauna are attraction enoug...

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10 Uniquely Jacksonville Gift Ideas

Finding the perfect gift for friends and family can be challenging.  So here are a few ideas if you want to give a gift that is uniquely Jacksonville. 1.  Jacksonville’s History – You will find books on our history at Terra Firma Gifts and the Visit...

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Haunted History Walking Tours

Jacksonville’s pioneers who still linger are the subjects of Historic Jacksonville’s Haunted History walking tours.  Beginning May 5 and then on the first Friday of each Month from May through September, costumed docents will share notable tales of w...

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Needed: Host Homes for Britt Orchestra

The Britt Orchestra is truly part of the local community.  These highly qualified professional musicians are actually housed by local residents – often forming meaningful and long-term relationships. If you have been seeking a way of contributing t...

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Trolley Tours Running for 2017 with some changes

Jacksonville, Oregon –  Jacksonville’s Trolley Tours began running for extended weekends in May with a few changes.  There is a new location for the trolley stop, new tour times and new fares. The trolley stop will be at the Visitor Information Cent...

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Beekman House Tours – Victorian Art & Decor

Historic Beekman House: Victorian Hobbies & Crafts On Saturday, June 17, costumed docents share the crafts and hobbies of people during the late 1800s through the lens of the Cornelius Beekman family – one of Jacksonville’s wealthiest and mos...

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Community Center Breaks Ground for New Facility

A ground-breaking ceremony for the new Jacksonville Community Center (JCC) will be Wednesday, May 31 at 9:45 am.  Community members are invited to join the board of directors for the JCC, civic leaders and city staff along with all those who have contr...

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California Suite at Randall Theatre

‘California Suite’, arguably one of Neil Simon’s best comedic plays, gets its turn at Randall Theatre’s Jacksonville location starting June 23. Simon is at his wittiest best with this confection in four parts. The play is divided i...

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10:00 am Joyfull Yoga – Gong @ Joyfull Yoga
Joyfull Yoga – Gong @ Joyfull Yoga
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
JoyFull Yoga is a fun way to engage with your body, mind, and spirit. It offers a unique blend of poses, breath work, sound and movement meditation to improve circulation, energy flow and brain function. It is accessible to people of all ages and fitness levels. JoyFull Yoga offers tools to awaken your passion and joy to live your best life now! Register Here JoyFull Yoga 135 S Oregon St 541-899-0707 info@joyFull-yoga.com
10:00 am JoyFull Yoga @ Joyfull Yoga
JoyFull Yoga @ Joyfull Yoga
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
JoyFull Yoga is a fun way to engage with your body, mind, and spirit. It offers a unique blend of poses, breath work, sound and movement meditation to improve circulation, energy flow and brain function. It is accessible to people of all ages and fitness levels. JoyFull Yoga offers tools to awaken your passion and joy to live your best life now! Register Here Joyfull Yoga 135 S Oregon St Jacksonville 541-899-0707 info@joyFull-yoga.com
11:00 am Beekman House Tours
Beekman House Tours
Dec 16 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Victorian Christmas Learn how holiday traditions have changed!  During the first 4 weekends in December, you’re invited to experience how Christmas was celebrated during the late 1800s  when you tour the 1873 C. C. Beekman House, located at 470 E. California Street in Jacksonville, Oregon,  and home to Jacksonville’s wealthiest pioneer family. Learn about the many cultures that contributed to the Christmas celebration we know.  Find the good luck German pickle ornament on the Christmas tree.  Sing a Christmas carol.  Steal a kiss under the mistletoe.  Hear about presents the Beekmans exchanged.  Sample one of Mrs. Beekman’s sugar cookies.  And visit Mrs. Beekman’s Christmas Bazaar for toys, crafts, collectibles, holiday items, and popular Victorian era gifts. Victorian costumed docents will be offering tours every 15 minutes between 11 am and 3 pm on Saturday and Sunday, December 2-3, 9-10, 16-17, and 23-24. The day after Christmas, known as “Boxing Day,” was a special day for sharing with those less fortunate, and on Tuesday, December 26, Historic Jacksonville will be offering special “Victorian Boxing Day” tours benefiting ACCESS. Victorian Christmas house tours are $5 for adults, $3 for children (6-12) and seniors (65+).  On “Boxing Day,” tour admission is $2 with a canned good donation to ACCESS.....
11:00 am Victorian Christmas 2017
Victorian Christmas 2017
Dec 16 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Family friendly activities celebrating the season and our Victorian heritage. 11:00 am – 4:00 pm         Father Christmas & Jolly Holly Trolley Rides, Carolers, Town Crier and Hot Cider 11:00 am – 3:00 pm         Beekman House Holiday Tours & St. Joseph’s Rectory Open House 1:000 pm                             Princess Court at Bigham Knoll Ballroom For more information go to:  www.ChristmasInJacksonville.com
7:00 pm Randall Theatre Presents “Little...
Randall Theatre Presents “Little...
Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Opening Night Reception – Friday, December 8 $24/$22 for tickets Includes reserved seating, finger foods and drinks Regular performances $22/$20; Thrifty Thursdays $15 For advance tickets go to:  RandallTheatre.com December 8, 9,14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30 – 7 pm December 10, 17, 23, 31 – 2 pm Randall Theatre Jacksonville, 520 N. 5th Street; Jacksonville

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