The mission of the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is to encourage historic preservation, to create and implement development plans, to promote economic growth, and to correct and prevent deterioration in the District. 

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3 days ago

Downtown Jackson

Calling all chocolate lovers! Gilbert Chocolates does tours through their factory in downtown Jackson. Just give them a call in advance to get your tour set up!

It's stated that during the tour you will learn interesting facts and maybe some secrets... wondering if those secrets are chocolate coated.. 🤔😋Did you know we give tours at our downtown factory?? So enjoyed these young ladies visiting us last week! Look us up or call for your tour....you will find out some interesting facts and maybe a few secrets......😲🤫
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4 days ago

Downtown Jackson

Mark you calendars!

The opening day for the Grand River Farmers Market is set for
Friday, June 1st! 9 am to 2 pm.

The season runs from June to October.
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4 days ago

Downtown Jackson

Save yourself some time, energy, and a few bucks! Grab dinner tonight at The Chase! 70 cent wings and did anyone mention that their "Chase" sauce is amazing?!

#downtownfordinnerThe soups of the day are Chicken Tortilla, Tomato Basil & Homemade Chili.
The pizza for lunch is bacon and pineapple.
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5 days ago

Downtown Jackson

Something new is 'brewing' in downtown Jackson! We will certainly take this as a sign of good things to come Ogma Brewing Co.!
Estimated Time of Arrival: Summer/Fall 2019.We don’t control the sun, but take this as a sign of good things to come.

Now, go drink an Oberon 🌞 or something.
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Downtown Jackson News

100 Ford Model A’s coming to Jackson for Cruise In

JACKSON, MI -- Model A's will take over downtown Jackson on Friday, Aug. 25. The Downtown Jackson Cruise In will feature the Model A Restorers' Club annual round-up of up to 150 Model A's. "It's going to be a good opportunity for the people of Jackson because the...

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