Historic Jacksonville – This gold rush town of the 1850’s is full of antiques, restored homes, shops and museums and home to the world famous Britt Festival.15 miles west of Ashland.
Britt Festivals – PO Box 1124, Medford, OR 97501 (541)779-0847 www.brittfest.org
Now in its 44th year, Britt Festivals is the Pacific Northwest’s premiere outdoor summer performing arts festival. Located in the historic 1850’s gold rush town of Jacksonville, Oregon (USA), Britt presents dozens of summer concerts, featuring world-class artists in jazz, folk, country, pop, dance, and classical music. The Britt Festivals Gardens and Amphitheater is located in Jacksonville, Oregon, about five miles west of Medford and 20 miles north of Ashland.
Gary West Meats – 690 North 5th St. in Jacksonville
By 1989, Gary’s Hickory Smoked Beef Jerky was becoming the mainstay of the business with mail order and wholesale accounts reaching across the United States and Japan. Today products from Gary West Meats are highly prized for their delicious flavor, superior quality, low fat, no additives and minimal use of preservatives. www.garywest.com