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Vendors that will be down at the Cruise In/ Jammin in Jackson tonight include:
Melling Engine Parts
Experience Jackson - coloring station by water fountain
CP Federal Credit Union- Inside Horace Blackman Park
Knights of Columbus- Hot Dogs & Hamburgers
The Orange Peacock Gallery - set up in front of their store!
Junk Yard Dog - Hot Dog & Ice Cream Cart!
Tiki Sam's Wood Fired Pizza- New vendors this year!
Jamerican Grill- New Vendor TONIGHT!!
Michigan International Speedway
Community Vibrations
The Fourth Wall - Downtown
Amy's Country Cafe- Inside Horace Blackman Park
Mat's Cafe & Catering
Aubrey's Ice Cream
Rebels for a Cure- Bake Sale
Grace Chuch

The Jammin' in Jackson & Summer Solstice Party (Summer Solstice Party with Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers) will begin at 7 pm with Heather Maloney. Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers will headline the party at 9 pm!

Michigan Theatre will be selling beer & wine. Please bring a valid ID to partake. Alcohol must remain inside the amazing construction orange colored fencing.

Thank you to all of our sponsors that make this event possible! CP Federal Credit Union, Jackson Symphony Orchestra, County National Bank, Michigan Theatre of Jackson, Melling Engine Parts, Experience Jackson & JTV!

The Dirty Bird, Belle Notte, & Grand River Brewery will have their patios open!
And Night Light dropped a new menu tonight!

Come on downtown!!
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Photos of what you can find down at the Grand River Farmers Market today until 2 pm!

Happy Market Day!
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Today is Market Day!! Check out some of the goodies you can find at the market until 2pm!!

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We hope you are as excited as we are!!! Sultan's will be located in downtown Jackson where Lenny's used to be.
Serving classic Middle Eastern dishes & lots of veggie options in an open, bright space.

They are currently looking to hire all types of staff (cooks, cashiers, etc..) If you know anybody in the Jackson area (preferably with restaurant experience) looking for a job tag them and call (517) 402-3355 if you're interested!
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We're excited to announce that we will be opening another Sultan's branch in DOWNTOWN JACKSON on July 6th!! This means we're hiring all type of staff (cooks, cashiers, etc..) If you know anybody in th...

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Tomorrow, Tuesday, June 20th!
15% of all sales All day long, will go to the Michigan Area 19 Special Olympics!
Stop and get your lunch or dinner there tomorrow and help this wonderful cause.
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Coneys for Charity Benefitting Special Olympics

June 20, 2017, 8:00am - June 20, 2017, 9:00pm

Coneys for Charity Day benefitting Michigan Area 19 Special Olympics. We will donate 15% of ALL SALES, ALL DAY to this amazing cause.

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*Free, family friendly, summer evening concert series. The series takes place in the heart of Downtown Jackson located at the new CP Federal City Square Stage.

Thank you to our event sponsors CP Federal Credit Union, Downtown Jackson and Michigan Theatre of Jackson for supporting this event year after year!

This year the music begins at 6 pm and plays until 8 pm.
June 30th features blues music by One Love Reggae Band.

Concessions by the Michigan Theatre of Jackson include:
Bud, Bud Light, Coors Light - $3
Corona, Labatt Blue, Blue Moon - $4
Grand River Brewery's award winning- Monkey Mouth - $5
Wine - $3
Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Mt. Dew (cans) - $1
Candy - $2
Popcorn, caramel corn - $2
Concessions will be sold inside the seating area of Horace Blackman Park.
Please bring ID and alcohol must remain inside fenced area.
Thank you!

Alcohol is prohibited outside of the fenced in area. Fencing will surround the seating in Horace Blackman Park.
All proceeds will go to The Michigan Theatre of Jackson!

Stroll in after work, ride your bike, or bring your family and enjoy the free, live and local entertainment!
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Jammin' in Jackson: One Love Reggae Band

July 28, 2017, 6:00pm - July 28, 2017, 8:00pm

*Free, family friendly, summer evening concert series. The series takes place in the heart of Downtown Jackson located at the new CP Federal City Square Stage. Thank you to our event sponsors CP Fede...

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*Free, family friendly, summer evening concert series. The series takes place in the heart of Downtown Jackson located at the new CP Federal City Square Stage.

Thank you to our event sponsors CP Federal Credit Union, Downtown Jackson and Michigan Theatre of Jackson for supporting this event year after year!

This year the music begins at 6 pm and plays until 8 pm.
June 30th features blues music by Blackstone Steel.

Concessions by the Michigan Theatre of Jackson include:
Bud, Bud Light, Coors Light - $3
Corona, Labatt Blue, Blue Moon - $4
Grand River Brewery's award winning- Monkey Mouth - $5
Wine - $3
Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Mt. Dew (cans) - $1
Candy - $2
Popcorn, caramel corn - $2
Concessions will be sold inside the seating area of Horace Blackman Park.
Please bring ID and alcohol must remain inside fenced area.
Thank you!

Alcohol is prohibited outside of the fenced in area. Fencing will surround the seating in Horace Blackman Park.
All proceeds will go to The Michigan Theatre of Jackson!

Stroll in after work, ride your bike, or bring your family and enjoy the free, live and local entertainment!
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Jammin' in Jackson: Blackstone Steel

July 21, 2017, 6:00pm - July 21, 2017, 8:00pm

*Free, family friendly, summer evening concert series. The series takes place in the heart of Downtown Jackson located at the new CP Federal City Square Stage. Thank you to our event sponsors CP Fede...

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