Happening This Week in Jacksonville

Events This Week

Upcoming Events

  • Second Saturday Art Walk

    Second Saturday Art Walk (8/13, 9/10) 2-5pm in downtown Jacksonville

    Downtown Jacksonville! Look at locally created art and meet the artist, all while enjoying Jacksonville’s wonderful shops and restaurants! From 2–5 pm on any second Saturday, look for the yellow flags that mark participating merchants, step inside, and visit the popup show of the local artist who has partnered with that merchant.

Ongoing Activities

  • Trolley Rides

    Take a seat and enjoy a pleasant ride through Jacksonville while learning fun facts and interesting highlights about our local history. Tours last approximately 45 minutes and are meant to be enjoyed by all ages. Private tours are also available by reservation.

    For more information, visit jacksonvilleoregon.org or call (541) 899-8118.

    Tour pick-up and drop-off from the Visitor Information Center at the corner of C Street & N. Oregon St. Tickets available at time of booking; adults $10 and $5 for kids (10 & under).

    Tours are offered Tuesday through Sunday, departing at 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm and 2:30pm. (on Sundays there is no 10:30am tour).

  • Historic Walking Tours

    Our Historic Walking Tours are Back!

    Learn more about the history of Jacksonville with a guided walking outdoor tour led by Historic Jacksonville.

    WALKING TOURS

    Non-profit Historic Jacksonville, Inc. are happy to announce that they are once again offering their free Saturday walking tours (dates TBD). These 1-hour tours will leave from City Hall/Courthouse Square (North 5th between C and D streets) at 10 am.   (Donations are appreciated to help with the ongoing maintainenace of the historic properties.)

    Space is limited!
    For reservations or information, contact
    info@historicjacksonville.org or call 541-245-3650

    Participants who are not fully vaccinated are requested to wear masks.

    HAUNTED TOURS

    Evening haunted tours resume June 11 and continue monthly through October.

    Haunted tours are offered the second Friday of each month starting in June. In October tours will be offered on both Friday, Oct. 8, and Saturday, Oct. 9. A Britt Hill Tour features tales of arson, saloons and Oregon’s first Chinatown. The Courthouse Tour highlights stories of brothels, epidemics and hangings.

    Summer tours begin at 7, 7:15, 7:30, 7:45 p.m.
    October tours begin at 6, 6:15, 6:30, 6:45, and 7 p.m.

    Haunted tours are $10 per person and reservations must be made by 4 p.m. of tour days. No walk-up sales will be available. Private tours can be arranged for 10 to 12 guests at a cost of $15 per person. All tours begin at the Jacksonville Visitors Center at the corner of North Oregon and West C streets. Bookings can be made online here.

  • Jacksonville Community Center

    Visit Jacksonville Community Center for details and event updates prior to attendance. More classes are added often!

    Mondays: Line Dancing (1:00-2:00 pm) @ Jacksonville Community Center $7

    Join Teresa for a line dancing class at the JCC! This class is open to anyone that is interested in trying out line dancing for the first time or wants a refresher.

    Thursdays: Tai Chi (9-10am) @ Jacksonville Community Center $7

    Practice Tai Chi and relax while you tone and gently exercise your body. Tai Chi incorporates balance, breathing, and slow movements of the entire body while relaxing your mind. Tai Chi will gradually improve your posture, balance, flexibility and sense of well being by the continued practice of this Chinese art form. Tai Chi is taught Thursdays by Carolyn.   New students can begin the class anytime.

    Fridays: Beginner’s Yoga (10:30-11:30am) @ Jacksonville Community Center $7

    Lori Grable will be teaching her popular Beginning Yoga class! This class is open to anyone that is interested in trying out yoga for the first time or wants a refresher yoga class after a layoff. She is also teaching an All-Levels yoga class on Mondays at 5:45pm! Come with comfortable clothes and a yoga mat. The class is taught by Jacksonville resident Lori Grable who has been teaching yoga since 2006.

  • Art Presence Art Center

    Open Friday-Sunday 12-5pm

  • Jville Market

    Sunday Farmers Market (May 1-October)

    Time: 9am-1:30pm

    Location: 206 N. 5th St. Historic Courthouse/New City Hall lawn

  • Summert Art Walk

    Join us in historic downtown Jacksonville for our 2022 Art Walk!
    Every second Saturday May-September 2022.
    2022 DATES: May 14, June 11, July 9, Aug 13, Sept 10
    Come check out our local artists that will be displaying their art at retailers throughout town (see list below).

    Look for the yellow flag on the street for all participants.
    Stroll Jacksonville and visit…
    Art Presence
    Artist & Gardener
    Awen Winecraft
    Belita Space
    Blue Door Garden Store
    Calathea Home & Gift
    Cerberus Coffee
    Good Bean
    Jacksonville Company
    Pioneer Village
    La Boheme
    South Stage Cellars
    The Miners Bazaar
    Trotting Fox Boutique

    Additional events:
    – Trolley rides (10:30am-2:30pm) at the Visitor Information Center
    – Live music throughout town

*Reservations Required

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