CALENDAR OF EVENTS 2014

     

  • March 28-30 Jackson County's Spring Business Showcase
  • JHS Field house, 500 Vaughn Street, Jackson
  • Contact: Randy Heath (740) 418-5181

  • Early to mid-April - FOP Trout Festival, Hammertown Lake

    1-1/2 miles west of Jackson
    Contact: Sgt. Thomas 'Butch' Aldrich, (740) 286-7575

  • May 22-26 - Memorial Day Weekend, Festival of Flags
    Aetna Park in Downtown Oak Hill
    Contacts: Committee, (740) 682-6301

  • Mid to Late June - Jackson Area Chamber Golf Outing
  • Call the Chamber for more information (740) 2860-2722

  • July 3 & 4 - Jackson County Freedom Fest
    For 5K Race & Parade, Contact: Chamber Executive Director, Randy Heath, (740) 286-2722
    For City-sponsored Events, Contact: Jackson City Recreation Department, (740) 286-3224

  • July 14-19 - Jackson County Fair
    July 11th -- Harness Racing
    Jackson County Fairgrounds, off State Route 93 in Wellston
    Contact: Carol Landrum, (740) 286-2402 [Daytime]; (740) 988-2631 [Evenings]
    online at www.jacksoncofair.org

  • August 2 - Lake Alma Beach Party Day
    Lake Alma State Park, Wellston
    10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    Contact: Lori Grupenhof, (740) 596-5253 or (740) 384-4474

  • August 2 - Pig Iron Day
    Manpower Park, Jackson
    Contact: Jackson Firefighters Association, (740) 286-2707 or (740) 418-8086

  • September 2-6 - Wellston Coal Festival.
    Downtown Wellston
    Contact: Tom Brenner, (740) 384-5141
    online at www.wellstoncoalfestival.com

  • September 16-20 - Jackson County Apple Festival
    Downtown Jackson
    Contact: Jackson Area Festivals & Events, (740) 286-6714
    online at www.jacksonapplefestival.com

  • October 17-19 - Foothills Art Festival
    Canter’s Cave Lodge
    5 miles Northwest of Jackson, Twp. Rd. 223
    Contact: Southern Hills Arts Council, (740) 286-6355
    online at www.southernhillsartscouncil.org

  • Mid-to-Late October - Autumn Halloween Campouts
    Lake Jackson - TBA
    Lake Alma - TBA
    Contact: Lori Grupenhof, (740) 596-5253 or (740) 384-4474

  • November 1&2 - Winter Wonderland Craft Show
    Jackson Area YMCA
    594 E. Main St., Jackson
    Contact: Steve Eisnaugle, (740) 286-7255