Jackson, the friendliest town in the Motherlode


Saturday, May 21, 2016
In Historic Downtown Jackson, California on Main Street


Jackson, CA -- Cruise on down to Main Street, Jackson, for Shine, Wine & Dine, Saturday, May 21, 10 am to 3 pm -- a day of wine, art, music and gorgeous vintage cars. Plus, a day of special “car show” discounts at Jackson restaurants – it’s free fun for the whole family in historic Jackson!

The fifth annual Motherlode Cruise car show will take you back in time with 125 vintage cars, from Model Ts to muscle cars. Stroll down Main Street to enjoy blues tunes by The Esquires, fine arts and crafts for sale by local artists and Main Street’s unique shops and eateries.

Wine tasting with popular Amador wineries will be offered in select Main Street shops – wine tasting tickets benefit the Amador Community Foundation.

  • Pre-Registration Tailgate Party, Friday, May 30, 3pm to 7pm at Mel & Faye's Diner Parking Lot -- FREE !
  • Motherlode Cruise Car Show: 10 am – 3 pm, Judging announced at 2 pm.
  • Wine tasting in Main Street shops from 12 noon – 3 pm. $10 each, tasting glasses available at JBCA, 148 Main Street. Must be 21 years of age.
  • Fine Arts and Crafts: Artists show and sell on Main St, 10 am – 3 pm.
  • Dining specials at participating Jackson restaurants – free coupons available at JBCA, 148 Main St.
  • Music by The Esquires Chicago Blues Party, on Main Street, 11 am – 2 pm

Artists and wineries interested in participating should call Lucy Hackett, 223-4603, to reserve your spot. If you have a 1975 or older car to enter in the Motherlode Cruise, go to www.VisitJacksonCA.com for details and entry forms. Entries close at 125 cars.
Another free and fun event for Jackson, sponsored by the Jackson Business and Community Assoc. with special thanks to Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort and the Motherlode Cruisers Car Club. For more information contact Jackson Business & Community Assoc., 223- 1263, or visit www.VisitJacksonCA.com.

Registration $25 if received by May 1, 2016 .... Date of event registration $30.

Register OnLine below or print out and  Mail in registration Here.



Thank you to our sponsors !

Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort

AAA - Jackson

Jackson Tire

Advanced Electric

Thomi's Cafe



Jackson Business & Community Association
148 Main Street, Suite A - Jackson, CA  95642

Photography by Lucy Hackett & Kam Merzlak

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