What’s Happening in Jackson, TN | October 26th – November 1st, 2016

Oct 25, 2016 | 0 comments



October Trunk or Treats

Date: Dates Vary • Check Below for Details

Time: Times Vary • Check Below for Details

Location: Locations Vary • Check Below for Details


• First Cumberland Presbyterian Church Trunk or Treat •

  • Wednesday, October 26th
  • 6:30 – 7: 30 p.m.
  • 1730 US-45 BYP • Jackson, TN 38305

• Victory Worship Center •

  • Wednesday, October 26th
  • 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
  • 333 Old Humboldt Rd. • Jackson, TN 38305

• Jackson Madison County Library •

  • Thursday, October 27th
  • 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
  • 433 E. Lafayette St. • Jackson, TN 38301

• The Ballpark at Jackson •

  • Saturday, October 29th
  • 3:00 – 10:00 p.m.
  • 4 Fun Place • Jackson, TN 38305

• Downtown Jackson •

  • Saturday, October 29th
  • 1:00 – 9:00 p.m.
  • Downtown Jackson, TN



October 26th: Jackson Visual Arts Association Fall Exhibition

Date: Wednesday, October 26th – Sunday, November 30th • Reception Friday, October 28th from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Location: The Logos Gallery • Union University // 1050 Union University Dr. • Jackson, TN 38305
The Jackson Visual Arts Association Fall Exhibit is on display in The Logos Gallery on the third floor at Union University. The exhibit will be on display until Nov. 30. There will be an opening reception Oct. 28 from 5pm-7pm. Admission: Free. Contact: Jane Walls, President of the Jackson Visual Arts Association at 394-1296.



October 28th: Mike Super Magic and Illusion

Date: Friday, October 28th

Time: 7:30 – 10:00 p.m.

Location: Ned McWherter Cultural Arts Center // 314 E. Main St. • Jackson, TN 38301

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Mike’s ever-growing popularity has garnered him many prestigious awards and honors, including being the only magician in history to win a LIVE magic competition on prime time US network television.

In addition, his other accomplishments include being named Entertainer of the Year, Best Performing Artist of the Year, Best Novelty Performer of the Year AND he was voted America’s Favorite Mystifier on NBC’s hit TV Show PHENOMENON. Despite all of this, Mike humbly insists, it is the loyalty of his fan base that has been most rewarding.

Ticket Pricing:
Adult – $30
Seniors (60+) – $25
Student (w/ ID) – $25

For more information please call 731.425.8397 / visit www.cityofjackson.net/the-ned / OR email drobinson@cityofjackson.net.



October 28th – 3oth: History, Legends, Ghosts & More

Date: Friday, October 28th – Sunday, October 30th

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 12:45 a.m. • Tour times: 6:00pm, 8:15pm, & 10:30pm

Location: The Pillars // 322 S. Washington St. • Bolivar, TN 38008


Epic Haunted Tours & Hardeman County APTA Present History, Legends, Ghosts, & MORE, a guided ghost tour through some of the best historic sites in Bolivar!

Stops along the way include Bills-McNeal district & Polk Cemetary, as well as a paranormal investigation!

Admission is $25 per person per tour or $35 for a full weekend pass.

For more information or to purchase tickets please visit: www.hardemancountyapta.org



October 28th: Jackson’s Downtown Ghosts Walking Tour

Date: Friday, October 28th

Time: 5:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Location: Riverside Cemetery // 300 Riverside Dr. • Jackson, TN


Ticket Prices:

  • Dinner and tour $40
  • Tour $25

Proceeds benefit Jackson Area Business Women Scholarships for Women Returning to College.

The tour begins at 5:30 PM at Riverside Cemetery with a 6:00 p.m. Dinner at The Bakers Rack, then on to St. Luke’s Episcopal Church at 7:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m. at The New Southern, the Pythian Building, and finally TLM.



October 29th: Saints and Souls Fest • St. Mary’s Fall Festival 

Dates: Saturday, October 29th

Times: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Location: St. Mary’s Catholic Church // 1665 US-45 BYP • Jackson, TN 38305


St. Mary’s Annual Fall Carnival & Festival returns & it’s better than ever! All families are invited to join the community for this event.


$5 plates of American & traditional Mexican food

Enter the Saint-O-Lantern decorating contest

For more information, contact parish office: 731.668.2596



October 29th: Woodstock on the Square Halloween Extravaganza  

Dates: Saturday, October 29th

Times: 1:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Location: Woodstock Bake Shop // 91 W. College St. • Jackson, TN 38301


Join Woodstock On The Square for a Halloween Extravaganza October 29th starting as we participate in the Trunk or Treat downtown.

Starting at 6, we will be shutting down our section of East Baltimore for a Fall Festival and Marvel Vs DC Night! Starting at 730, the Jackson Madison County Public Library has donated GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY for your viewing pleasure so bring your chairs and coziest blankets!

We also will have a variety of superheroes with us! Captain America will be joining us as well as the Scarlet Witch!



October 29th: WRAP Zombie 5K  

Dates: Saturday, October 29th

Times: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Location: The Ballpark at Jackson // 4 Fun Place • Jackson, TN 38305


Come, if you dare, and run the WRAP Zombie 5K!

Will you survive a ballpark overrun with the living dead?

Walkers are especially welcome!

Bring the kids and enjoy the Trunk or Treat and the Halloween fun that follows the Run….if you live, that is!

Registration: $25

To register please visit: https://racesonline.com/events/wrapzombie5k

For more information please call 731.668.0411 // email dchansuthus@wraptn.org // visit www.wraptn.org.



October 29th: Autism Awareness 5K & Family Fun Run  

Dates: Saturday, October 29th

Times: 7:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Location: 65 Ridgecrest Rd. • Jackson, TN 38305


Put on your running shoes and join us for our annual Autism Awareness 5K Run & Family Fun event. West Tennessee Hearing and Speech Center is holding its annual 5K Run to raise fund for its center.

This event is a primary fundraiser for our Center and each year we use it as a platform to raise awareness for autism in West Tennessee.

This year’s race will be a SUPER HERO themed run. For those non-runners, there will be a bounce house and lots of fun activities on the Center’s campus during the race! Goody bags and t-shirts will be available for all pre-registered runners.

Early Bird Registration – $30
Race Day Registration – $35

Registration – 7:30am
Race begins – 8:00am

For more information please call 731.668.6076

To register online please visit: https://racewire.com/register.php?id=6935


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