Delight in the charm of Jackson’s old-fashioned Christmas Delights Thanksgiving weekend! On Friday and Saturday, Nov. 29 – 30, 6 to 9 p.m., Historic Main Street, Jackson, comes alive with music, street entertainers, activities for kids and free horse-drawn carriage rides. Free family fun includes:

-Free photos with Santa at the National Hotel.

-Meghan O’Keefe’s Elfin’ Christmas Music.

-Magic Man Cody Ebert

-Izzy Tooinsky, the Wild Man

-Kids Craft Corner and Face Painting

-Mrs. Claus reads holiday stories to little ones at Hein & Co.

-Strolling characters for photos

-Shops for unique gifts until 9 p.m. 

Start off your holiday season with a treasured downtown Jackson tradition. The whole family will enjoy the cheerful holiday atmosphere as Jackson’s downtown merchants pull out all the stops to make this year’s Christmas Delights something special. Sponsored by the City of Jackson, the National Hotel, Harrah’s Northern California, Best Western Amador Inn and hosted by Jackson’s downtown merchants. More details at