- 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.
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Participants test their driving skills on a track filled with twists and turns during this autocross experience
The Optimist Ice Arena is an indoor ice skating rink that has daily open public skating times. Figure skating sessions are allowed, and there are year-round drop-in hockey times in addition to basic skating lessons.
Home to two ice surfaces, Arctic Coliseum is an 85,000 square foot center that is used for professional and public recreation. The center offers open skating to adults and children, as well as open figure skating and youth hockey leagues.
The Jiffy Mix Company is a packaging plant that offers informational walkthrough visits. The guided tours consist of an educational video presentation, refreshments including a product sample and a stop at the gift shop.
The Chelsea Treehouse is a 9,000 square foot indoor play area with a climbing structure, several slides, swinging bridges, a toddler area and also, the tree house itself. There is a cafe as well as birthday party facilities.
River Gallery is an art gallery featuring six art exhibitions annually. The gallery is dedicated to promoting the work of local, regional, and national artists. River Gallery also showcases musical performances, film screenings, performance art, and artist workshops.
The Chelsea Gallery is an art gallery that was founded with the goal of providing diverse exhibition opportunities for women artists. The gallery offers tours of the city of Chelsea as well as a series of panel discussions called Conversations.