- The list below includes 22 free or cheap things to do in or near Jackson, Michigan, including 53 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Movie Theaters, Hiking Trails and Children's Play Area.
- From Falling Waters Trail to Jackson Historic Prison Tours, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Jackson and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Chelsea and Adrian.
As an indoor ice arena, Artic Edge of Canton provides visitors with a space for hockey, figure skating, and freestyle skating. During the weekend, the rink hosts a learn to skate program for adults and children.
Griffin Park features an athletic field, baseball diamond, basketball court, creek, playground, walking path, tennis courts, pond, and woodlands. There is something for people of all ages to enjoy throughout its well-maintained grounds.
The Canton Historical Society collects and preserves artifacts related to Canton's history, and visitors of the Canton Historical Museum can view them and learn about the area's past. The museum, which is open on weekends, features various exhibits.