June 19th 2010, 12-4PM
Come join us for the official opening of our new Locavore Pub and Grill. Burgers, Brats, and Beer – and much more. Local ranchers will be on hand grilling and sampling, as well as a fully restored John Deere tractor from Applegate Valley resident Gene “Tuffy” Decker. Treat dad this Father’s Day to a great sandwich and day in the sun.
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Dog Days of Summer
August 14th 2010, 12-4PM
Bring your pup for a day of sunshine and social-time at our 4th Annual Dog Party. There will be food on the grill and jerky for dogs, and lots of opportunities to show off your canine’s special skills. New in 2010 are Susan and Grant Konecny of Home Pet Vet in Jacksonville. Their mobile veterinary vehicle will be on hand for “Ask the Vet” and complimentary Dental Checkups. A portion of proceeds go to the Southern Oregon Humane Society, also providing $5 dog washes. Search 'Gary West Dog Party' on YouTube. 30% off all jerky.
1:00 – Agility Course – Try your hand (or paw) at our obstacle extravaganza.
2:00 – Talent Show – Tricks, howling, jumping – you name it.
3:30 – Awards – Longest Tail, Largest Ears, Biggest Feet, Most Wrinkly, and many others.
All Day – Doggie Pool, Dog Washes, “Paw” Readings, and more!
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Local Ranchers, Local Beef
September 18th, 2010, 12-4PM
Our second year of spotlighting the amazing ranchers of Southern Oregon and Northern California. Feaured this year will be Yale Creek Ranch, Scott River Ranch, Martin Family Ranch, Salant Family Ranch, Valley View Beef, and Plaisance Ranch of the Applegate Valley. Talk to each rancher and sample their BBQ specialties. Held in conjunction with THRIVE's Eat Local Challenge Week. Enjoy 30% off all Jerky.
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Running of the Dogs
September 25th 2010, 9AM
Spanish bulls? We don't think so. Join us for this ¾ Mile Fun Run/Walk, held one hour before Jacksonville's 150th Anniversary Parade. Awards for first place, last place, furriest, largest, smallest, and many more. $0 for entry - $20 for T-shirt, dog jerky and Humane Society donation. RSVP for T-shirts by September 20th at 541.899.1829. Event begins at Bigham Knoll and ends at Doc Griffin Park. 30% off Jerky in store.
Click here for complete Jacksonville 150 Calendar.