2021 Community Celebration

2021 JACKSON COMMUNITY CELEBRATION

FAQ’s

PARKING:

Q: Is general parking available?

A: Free general parking at the Jackson High School.  There will also be parking inside North Park near the pavilion until full.   Community Parkway will be closed to through traffic after these lots are filled.

Q: Are all North Park parking lots unrestricted as to ingress and egress?

A: No. If you park in the North Park parking lots, expect at times, not being able to exit the parking lot due to specific Community Celebration activities (i.e. 5K run…etc.).

Q: Is handicapped parking available?

A: There will be Handicap Parking at the Jackson Branch Library for westbound vehicles, and handicap parking at the Jackson High School for east bound vehicle.   There will also be shuttles to the event from the Jackson High School and the North Park parking areas for those that are in need.

Q: I have a STAFF pass for parking.  Where do I park?

A: STAFF parking permit holders shall enter off of Wales Ave., and Community Parkway to access the designated VENDOR/STAFF parking lot.

Q: I have a VENDOR pass for parking.  Where do I park?

A: VENDOR parking permit holders shall enter off of Wales Ave., and Community Parkway to access the designated VENDOR/STAFF parking lot.

Q: I parked at Jackson High School.  What is the best spot to cross Fulton Drive?

A: All foot traffic from the Jackson High School lots should cross at Community Parkway and Fulton Drive and Police Officers will be there to assist.  There will also be shuttles to the event from the Jackson High School and the North Park parking areas for those that are in need.

DROP OFF/PICKUP ZONE:

Q: I want to use Uber/Lyft/Taxi to go to the event.  Where should I tell the driver to drop me?

A: Persons wishing to be dropped off at the event should use the Jackson Safety Center to be dropped off and picked-up.  There will not be any event parking at the location.

INCLEMENT WEATHER:

Q: Where can I take shelter in the event of inclement weather?

A: In the event of inclement weather please seek shelter at Jackson High School or the Jackson Highway Garage.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

Q: What is the schedule of events for the 2021 Jackson Township Community Celebration?

A: See schedule below:

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 23

Hours: 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

  • 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Entertainment by LaFlavour – FREE EVENT

THURSDAY, JUNE 24

Hours: 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

  • 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Entertainment by Disco Inferno – FREE EVENT

FRIDAY, JUNE 25

Hours: 5:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.

  • 5:00 p.m. – Car Show
  • 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Entertainment by Blue Water King’s BandFREE EVENT
  • 9:30 p.m. – 5K Night glow Run & Fun Walk/Competitive Walk

SATURDAY, JUNE 26

Hours: 1:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.

  • 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Entertainment by The Vindy’sFREE EVENT
  • A spectacular display of FIREWORKS at dark. No rain date

AMUSEMENT RIDES:

Q: Will there be amusement rides?

A: Yes.  The Bates Brothers Amusement Company operates the rides.

Q: Do I need tickets to ride the amusement rides?

A: Yes. Tickets cost $1.00 EACH or 12 FOR $10.00.  An unlimited wrist band $20.00 per night is available.

Q: How many tickets does each ride require?

A: Kiddie rides and inflatables require 3 tickets.  Adult rides require 4 tickets.

Q: May I use cash or credit card to purchase tickets?

A: Cash and credit cards are accepted.

Handicapped Amphitheater Entrance:

Q: I have mobility limitations.  What is the best entrance to enter the amphitheater?

A: Use Gate 2.  Go to jacksonamphitheater.com for a complete set of maps.

ADULT BEVERAGRES:

Q: Will beer be served at the 2021 Jackson Township Community Celebration?

A: Yes.  The Kiwanis will be serving a limited selection of beers.

Q: How do I pay for adult beverages?

A: Adult beverages can only be purchased with a credit card.

Q: Do I need a state identification card at the point of purchase?

A: Yes.  All purchasers will be required to show proof of legal age.

Q: How much is a beer?

A: A 16 ounce cup is $5.00.

Q: I do not like beer.  What other adult beverage is available?

A: Verdi Raspberry Sparkletini.  Cost is $5.00.

Q: Can I take my adult beverage into the midway area?

A: No.  All alcohol beverages must remain with the fenced area of the amphitheater.  Signs are posted to marking this area.

ATM:

Q: Is there an ATM available at the event?

A: Yes.  The ATM is located within the fenced amphitheater area near the back entrance (Gate 2).  Go to jacksonamphitheater.com for complete maps of the amphitheater.

 FIREWORKS:

Q: Will there be fireworks?

A: Fireworks will occur on Saturday, June 26, 2021, at dark.

Q: Where should I watch fireworks?

A: Fireworks will be visible from the Jackson North Park Amphitheater, Jackson High School parking lot, and any open area in North Park.

AMPHITHEATER SEATING:

Q: I plan on watching a band concert and/or Fireworks in the amphitheater.  Are seats provided?

A: No.  There are no permanent seats at the Amphitheater. Please bring your own chair and/or blanket.  Pop-up tents, canopies and other shade structures are not permitted at the Amphitheater without specific written permission from Jackson Township.