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2017 Uptown Jackson Oktoberfest

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2017 Uptown Jackson Oktoberfest

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The 5th annual Uptown Jackson Oktoberfest is quickly approaching.  On Saturday, October 7th, from 11 a.m. – 9 p.m., the courthouse square in Uptown Jackson will be alive with German style celebration.

 

Enjoy live music all day, featuring the Gemütlichkeit German band, Evan Webb, Outside the Lines, and Brock Allen. Join in the fun-filled activities for kids of all ages.  Bring your costumed pet to the courthouse square for the pet parade, shop local merchants’ specials, join the corn hole competition, or just relax and enjoy a variety of foods, crafts, and seasonal craft beers.

Vendor applications for foods, autumn produce, and hand-made crafts are encouraged to contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 573-275-0458 for more information.  Applications are being accepted until September 15th.  However, spaces for entree foods are limited, so apply early!

Uptown Jackson Revitalization Organization is a non-profit organization dedicated to the

enhancement and economic development of Uptown Jackson.  The

organization includes volunteer individuals and supporting businesses with a desire to maintain the vitality, historic features, and hometown charm of the Uptown Jackson area.  Through these volunteer efforts and the support of business and individual

partners, events such as Oktoberfest, the Jackson Christmas Parade,

and Jackson in Bloom bring residents and visitors to the Uptown area.  Proceeds from these events fund future events and physical enhancements. More importantly, increased activity attracts small businesses and residents to locate in Uptown Jackson.  

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