November 23, 2017 – Run Turkey Run

Run Turkey Run WatertownStart your Thanksgiving holiday with a scenic 5k run/walk through the city streets of Watertown.  All proceeds from this event will be donated to Watertown Family Aid, a local charity which provides shoes, coats, and food to families in need.

Excellent route, and great swag!

Walk/run starts at 9am

Watertown – 850 Labaree Street

The Run Turkey Run


November 25-26, 2017 – A Christmas Adventure – Performed at the Octagon House Museum

The Watertown Players and the Watertown Historical Society Present “A Christmas Adventure.”  Each scene of the show takes place in the four main rooms on the first level of the Octagon House Museum. The actors will lead the audience through the show and afterwards those coming to see the show will be entertained by area choirs stationed in the center of the house who will serenade them with Christmas carols.

The show will be presented from 11:00 to 3:00 each day, with a new performance every 30 minutes throughout the day. Tickets for the show may be bought the day of the performance at the Gladys Mollart Tour Center, located on the grounds of the museum. The prices are $7.00 for teens and adults and $3.00 for children 12 and under. As in the past, there will be a special admission offer of up to two children 12 and under will be admitted free with one paid adult admission.

11am-3pm with new performances running every 30 minutes

Watertown – 919 Charles Street



November 25, 2017 – Watertown Holiday Parade of Lights

Kick off the season at the Watertown Holiday Parade of Lights! This is an event you don’t want to miss. The parade goes down Main Street in historic downtown Watertown and will feature bands, live music, unique parade units and of course lots and lots of lights! Don’t miss the fun.

Parade starts at 5:30 PM.

Visit Santa in his house after the parade.

Watertown – downtown



November 25, 2017 – Small Business Saturday in Cambridge

On Small Business Saturday, spend the day on the festive streets of Cambridge in our unique specialty shops, offering one of a kind finds and some of your favorite brands, browse our new shops and enjoy breakfast or lunch at one of the local eateries.


Cambridge – Cambridge Chamber of Commerce – 102 West Main Street


Katie Otto is a freelance writer who provides JCTC with some spectacular content and information. She's previously held the role of Secretary for the Jefferson County Tourism Council, has assembled our Monthly Newsletter and was the Executive Director for the Lake Mills Main Street Program, a non-profit community organization that is dedicated to the preservation, growth and vitality of Lake Mills through public events and active community involvement.