JTV and Experience Jackson team up to bring you the most extensive promotion and coverage of the area’s many community events. Each day, we post a rundown of the day’s events and activities to help you choose where to go, what to see and what to do in the Greater Jackson area. For a complete look at upcoming events, the Experience Jackson Events Calendar is the most complete and up-to-date resource for area happenings. Find out what’s happening at Experience Jackson and tune in for photo and video coverage on JTV and JTV.TV.
Grand Rivers Farmers Market. The Jackson Downtown Development Authority presents the Grand River Farmers Market. Local produce, crafts, flowers, plants, baked goods, and more. 9 AM to 2 PM Friday and Saturday. Corner of Glick and Mechanic, along the Grand River. Please practice social distancing and wear a mask. Every Friday and Saturday through October.
Jackson YMCA Outdoor Exercise Classes. Join the outdoor group exercise classes at the downtown Jackson YMCA. Free for members, $5 for most classes for non-members. Bring a mat, water bottle, and towel. Complete schedule at jacksonymca.org
Fireworks in the Irish Hills. Friday at Devil’s Lake/Round Lake, Sand Lake and Silver Lake. Saturday at Loch Erin, Wampler’s Lake, Clark Lake, Lake Columbia and McCourtie Park.
Grass Lake 4th of July Parade. 10 AM Saturday. The parade starts at Grass Lake High School and ends at Grass Lake County Park. Hosted by Village of Grass Lake, Grass Lake Charter Township, and Grass Lake Sportsman’s Club. Grand Marshals: Grass Lake 2020 Graduates.
Salvation Army Food Pantry. The Salvation Army of Jackson County Food Pantry Hours: Regular Pantry Hours are 10 am-noon and 1-2 pm Monday through Thursday. Food Boxes are available every 30 days.*In an emergency food may be provided from 2-4:30 pm -please call ahead – 517-782-7185. The Fresh Food Initiative (FFI) starts July 13 and is every Monday from 9-10:30 am -through September 28. FFI is closed on Labor Day. FFI is available to any one in need – please bring ID
Practice social distancing, wear a mask, wash hands frequently and stay safe.