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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Etiquette of the Victorian Era at Beekman House

JACKSONVILLE, OR –  Oh, the lengths to which Victorians went to maintain propriety!  Join Historic Jacksonville, Inc. at the 1873 Beekman House from Noon to 4 pm on Saturday, July 15, to learn more about the rules of Victorian Etiquette—and how to b...

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Victorian Christmas –

Jacksonville, Oregon celebrates the holidays and our past with Victorian Christmas.   The celebration begins with a merchant open house tree lighting ceremony on the Saturday after Thanksgiving and continues on the first three weekends in December, wit...

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Victorian Crafts & Hobbies@Beekman House

How did people pass their time before Social Media, Television and Radio?  Historic Jacksonville, Inc. and local craft guilds and hobbyists are presenting Victorian Day of Hobbies & Crafts from 11 am to 3 pm on Saturday, June 16, at the 1873 Beekman...

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Cricket Hill Winery at McCully House

Cricket Hill Winery is now an additional option for wine tasting experiences right in Jacksonville.  They have opened a tasting room in McCully House Inn at the corner of California & Fifth Streets. Cricket Hill Winery is a traditional French winery ...

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Jacksonville Overview

Jacksonville is a place that is easy to fall in love with.  It’s small town ambiance (population 2,860) gorgeous setting in the foothills of the Siskiyou Mountains and beautifully preserved late 1800’s architecture combine to make a very attractive t...

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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
9:30 am JoyFull Yoga @ JoyFull Yoga
JoyFull Yoga @ JoyFull Yoga
Oct 19 @ 9:30 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
11:30 am Chair, Wall Yoga @ Joyfull Yoga
Chair, Wall Yoga @ Joyfull Yoga
Oct 19 @ 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
The Chair Class with a focus on self-healing- is a gentle way to integrate Yoga into your life. By using a chair, wall and floor  (if you are able) to support you in developing a healing relationship with yourself and your body. Perfect if you are new to yoga or recovering from any physical issues especially back, knee, shoulder, neck etc… This class includes the elements of JoyFull Yoga which 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.JoyFull Yoga offers tools to awaken your passion and joy to live and feel your best now! JoyFull Yoga 135 S Oregon St 541-899-0707 info@joyFull-yoga.com
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.

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