Jackson County Fair Numbers Up From ’13

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. –The Jackson County Fair is over the Expo is nearly empty. Organizers said numbers in key categories significantly increased over last year. Paid attendance is up 20% compared to 2013. Food and beverage sales increased between 25% and 30% compared to 2013, while the fair’s carnival did record business on Saturday. This … Continue reading »

In the Garden: Spring Garden Fair

The largest garden show between Portland and San Francisco is just days away. There are 150 vendors at the event.  You’ll also be able to get a hold of hundreds of plants grown by the Jackson County Master Gardeners. There are also a lot of used books at cheaper prices available, “This is an unbelievably … Continue reading »

Dinosaurs Roar at The Expo

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — There’s more than a few creatures roaring to life at the Jackson County Fairgrounds. Animatronic dinosaurs are covering the grounds at the expo this weekend. And some of the replicas are hard not to be afraid of. “Some of them are really loud and they’re pretty realistic looking,” said Event Organizer … Continue reading »