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The Ned R. McWherter West TN Cultural Arts Center invites you to come and enjoy Art Springs In, a new art exhibit by the West TN Artisan Trail. Their large exhibit
The Ned R. McWherter West TN Cultural Arts Center invites you to come and enjoy Art Springs
In, a new art exhibit by the West TN Artisan Trail. Their large exhibit will fill both the Main
Gallery and the Upstairs Gallery at the Ned from March 4 through April 29, 2019. This exhibit is
free and open to the public. Doors are open daily from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm. There will be a
reception for these artists Tuesday, March 19, 2019 from 5-7 pm. Admission to the reception is
free. Call 425-8397 for more information.
Let the sun shine on art! Regional artists spring forward with paintings, pottery, woodturning, jewelry,
glassworks, sculpture, photography, metalcrafts, textiles, books and more from the West Tennessee
Artisan Trail. Art brightens life and enlightens your soul! Reception for Art Springs In will be from 5 to 7
pm Tuesday, March 19 in the downstairs gallery.
March 4 (Monday) 9:00 am - April 29 (Monday) 4:30 pm
The Ned R. McWherter West TN Cultural Arts Center
314 E. Main St.
Looking for live music this weekend? Jackson and West Tennessee are home to numerous live music venues and special events over the March 21st weekend. Thanks to our friend Matt
Looking for live music this weekend? Jackson and West Tennessee are home to numerous live music venues and special events over the March 21st weekend. Thanks to our friend Matt Barnacastle and the Jackson Area Music Society for sharing the weekend’s live music events!
Thursday March 21st
- Will Burton & Matt Barnacastle, The Tap, 2:00pm
- Oldtime Music Workshop, Jackson Madison Co. Public Library, 4:30pm
- Matthew McSwain, Redbones, 6:00pm
- Open Jam, Elks Lodge 192, 7:00pm
- Tyler Goodson, Downtown Tavern, 7:00pm
- Ted Vigil/John Denver Tribute, The NED, 7:30pm
- Open Mic w/ The Skeleton Krew, Cody’s, 8:00pm
- Backroad Therapy & Will Burton, Slide & Ride 2, 9:00pm
- Open Mic w/ Dave Thomas, The Tap, 9:00pm
Friday March 22nd
- Ben Jessie & Dave Thomas, The Blacksmith, 6:00pm
- Southern Fire Band, Int. Rockabilly Hall-of-Fame, 7:00pm
- Blue Eyed Sun, Mulligans, 7:00pm
- The Best of Deer Lake, Flatiron Bistro, 7:30pm
- The Waiting, Redbones, 8:00pm
- John Spears, Downtown Tavern, 9:00pm
Saturday March 23rd
- Pure Country, Int.’ Rockabilly Hall of Fame, 7:00pm
- Deep River Band, Elks Lodge 192, 7:00pm
- Southern Bred, Main Street Country (Humboldt), 7:00pm
- Richardson & Duffey, Flatiron Bistro, 7:30pm
- Primal Heart, Redbones, 8:00pm
- Jay Jones, Ricochet Bar, 8:00pm
- Backroad Therapy, Mulligans, 9:00pm
- Bryan Moffitt, The Tap, 9:00pm
- Seeking Seven & Affliction of the Absent, The Naked Turtle, 9:00pm
- Lady Sundown, Downtown Tavern, 9:00pm
Whether it’s an annual event or one of our great live music venues, experience the music which could only be “Made in Tennessee” found halfway between Memphis and Nashville in the heart of the Americana Music Triangle! Visit JacksonTN to connect with what is happening in Jackson and West Tennessee. Connect socially on Facebook and Twitter or call 731.425.8333.
21 (Thursday) 2:00 pm - 23 (Saturday) 11:59 pm
For the quaint town of Linden, Tenn. the “party” is the Blooming Arts Festival March 22-23, 2019, which kicks-off the state’s spring festival season. The event features more-than 150 arts,
For the quaint town of Linden, Tenn. the “party” is the Blooming Arts Festival March 22-23, 2019, which kicks-off the state’s spring festival season. The event features more-than 150 arts, crafts, and food vendors, and popular regional and local musicians, creating one of Tennessee’s best hometown celebrations. The celebration takes over the beautifully revitalized downtown, lined with new sidewalks, landscaping, lampposts and restored architecture.
Mayor Wess Ward is proud to show off his authentic Southern town, “People are always surprised at how much this town has to offer. A lot of effort has gone into our revitalization and the festival is a great opportunity to discover the history and beauty of this area.”
The crown jewel event of this small town, the Blooming Arts Festival captures the spirit of spring by highlighting some of the regions’ best arts and crafts mediums,
“Blooming Arts is just two days of great fun,” says Michael Dumont, festival organizer. “It’s the perfect event to shake off the winter blues and begin celebrating spring. Our downtown flourishes.”
The festival will be highlighted by endless exhibitions of fine art, including oil paintings, watercolors, acrylics, clay, sculpture and photography. Crafts-lovers from all over are sure to be delighted with handmade stained glass, leatherwork, jewelry, glass, furniture, fiber, quilting and numerous other displays of creativity. This not-to-be missed “spring party,” also offers the always-popular Kids-Zone, complete with rides and many fun activities.
March 22 (Friday) - 23 (Saturday)
120 East Main Street, 114 E Main St, Linden, TN 37096
The Jackson Dog Fanciers Association and the Tupelo Kennel Club brings dog lovers their annual All-Breed Dog Show this weekend! More than 600 dogs and their owners will get the
The Jackson Dog Fanciers Association and the Tupelo Kennel Club brings dog lovers their annual All-Breed Dog Show this weekend! More than 600 dogs and their owners will get the chance to strut their stuff in the show ring Friday, Saturday and Sunday, March 22th-24th at the Jackson Fairgrounds Park, 800 S Highland Ave, Jackson, TN 38301 from 8 AM to 5 PM each day. The event is great for the whole family and admission is free! Dogs that are not entered in the competitions are not permitted on show grounds.
• Meet and greet a variety of different dog breeds. Visitors can learn about responsible dog ownership and speak with breeders, owners and exhibitors.
• Watch the judging of various breeds in Conformation and cheer for your favorite.
• See young owner-handlers compete against their peers in the Junior Showmanship Competition.
• Watch owner-handlers compete in a special series called the National Owner-Handled Series. These exhibitors are striving for a spot in the finals at the AKC National Championship presented by Royal Canine in Orlando in December.
• See puppies getting started in the sport in the AKC Sanctioned 4 and under 6 Months Puppy Competition.
Admission: Spectator entry is free | $5 per vehicle parking fee applies.
Show Program: Find full event details here.
Jackson Tn Dog Fanciers Association, was established in 1996. Jackson TN Dog Fanciers Association (JTDFA) promotes the study, breeding and exhibition of purebred dogs and responsible dog ownership. For nearly 10 years, the Jackson, Tennessee Dog Fanciers Association has been presenting top-ranked dog shows.
Tupelo Kennel Club Inc, was established in 1991. The basic purpose of a club’s existence is to responsibly promote the welfare of pure-bred dogs, to improve the knowledge of its members and to be of service to the sport and the community in general. The club is pleased to join with JTDFA to present this premier show.
The American Kennel Club, founded in 1884, is a not-for-profit organization which maintains the largest registry of purebred dogs in the world and oversees the sport of purebred dogs in the United States. The AKC is dedicated to upholding the integrity of its registry, promoting the sport of purebred dogs and breeding for type and function.
Along with its more than 5,000 licensed and member clubs and its affiliated organizations, the AKC advocates for the purebred dog as a family companion, advances canine health and well-being, works to protect the rights of all dog owners and promotes responsible dog ownership.
More than 22,000 competitions for AKC-registered purebred dogs are held under AKC rules and regulations each year including conformation, agility, obedience, rally, tracking, herding, lure coursing, coonhound events, hunt tests, field and earthdog tests.
Affiliate AKC organizations include the AKC Humane Fund, AKC Canine Health Foundation, AKC Reunite and the AKC Museum of the Dog. For more information, visit www.akc.org.
March 22 (Friday) - 24 (Sunday)
800 S Highland Ave, Jackson, TN 38301, USA
Join JDDC and Commercial Bank & Trust for a special screening of the beloved classic Mary Poppins! The box office opens at 6:30, and the movie starts at 7:00. As always, there
Join JDDC and Commercial Bank & Trust for a special screening of the beloved classic Mary Poppins!
The box office opens at 6:30, and the movie starts at 7:00.
As always, there will be snacks available for purchase in the NED lobby.
To purchase tickets in advance please click on the LEARN MORE tab below.
(Friday) 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Ned, 314 East Main Street, Jackson, TN 38301