Community Days

2022 Community Days

Thursday, June 2nd - Sunday, June 5th

This years theme is "Dream. Believe. Achieve!"

The weekend long community festival known as Community Days enables local organizations to raise funds and also brings the community closer together.  Community Days includes the Community Days Car, Bike and Truck Show, a street carnival, live bands all weekend, 50/50 drawings, dodgeball tournament, lots of food, drinks, games, rides, free pony rides, parades and more.  It's a weekend of fun you don't want to miss!

Chicketti Family Amusements has exciting rides for all ages!!  Go to to check our their site!

Pre-Sale Wristbands

Pre-sale wristbands are now on sale for the Community Days Festival.  Pre-sale wristbands will be sold beginning May 1st through June 2nd at the Village Office during business hours and Jackson Pharmacy until 6pm.

The cost for a presale weekend wristband is $40.

 $30 per day ~ Friday & Saturday

$25 for Sunday

Ticket prices: 20 tickets for $25 (each ride requires 3-4 tickets)

When you purchase the pre-sale wristband, you will receive a ticket that you will then exchange for a wristband at the ticket booth during the Community Days Event.  (There are no other ticket options other than the weekend wristband or the per day wristband.  Individual tickets will not be sold during the festival.)

Ride Schedule:

Friday 5:00 p.m. to Close
Saturday 12:00 p.m. to Close
Sunday 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.


Raffle Tickets

Raffle tickets are available from most of the local businesses and at the festival starting May 1st.  Over $5,000 in prizes!!  Tickets are 6 tickets for $5.  The raffle is sponsored by the Jackson Center Area Greater Growth Association.  For a list of the raffle items and sponsors, please click on the link below.

Each year, groups that are participating in the event must sell $100 in raffle tickets which is their fee for participating in the event.  After they sell $100, they get to keep half of what they sell thereafter.  Therefore, all of the money that is collected stays in the community!

Jackson Center Area Growth Association sponsors college scholarships for local high school seniors, as well as many other school and community events, promotes the growth and development of the commercial, industrial, civic, residential and general interest of the Jackson Center area.  Proceeds from Community Days helps to sponsor these projects.

Click on the links below to see the flyers and/or registration forms for the events!

2022 Calendar of Events

Tiger Trot 5K & 1-Mile Fun Run

Carnivore Dodgeball Tournament (PDF Fillable)

Car, Bike & Truck Show - Saturday, June 4th Downtown Jackson Center - Dash Plaques to first 50 vehicles, Trophies and Cash Prizes, Registration 3:00 - 5:00pm, Awards 7:00 pm, $10.00 entry fee.  Hosted by the Backroom Executives Bike Club.  Contact Dan Winkler (937) 596-5130 or Rick Howerton at (937) 596-8191

Parade Registration Form (PDF Fillable)

2022 Raffle Winners