Jackson’s Jam


Join us Saturday, August 4 for the third annual Jackson’s Jam at the newly renovated Okauchee Lion’s Park! This fun, family-friendly event includes live music all day, food from Texas Roadhouse, Culver’s Custard Station, kids activities, raffles, silent auction and more! Gates open at 3:00 p.m.

Local musicians will take the stage throughout the day, including our headliner, The Crisis! Get ready to rock ‘n roll as you watch a performance like no other when The Crisis takes the Jackson’s Jam stage at 8 p.m.! Our headliner is a powerhouse of rock and roll featuring five part harmonies and songs from Aerosmith, Bon Jovi, Styx, Pink, Pat Benatar, Smashmouth, REO, Boston, No Doubt, Fleetwood Mac and many more.

The full music line-up includes

8 – 11p.m.           The Crisis

6 – 7:30 p.m.       SlimRox

4:15 – 5:30 p.m.  SOTH Praise Band

3 – 3:45 p.m.        Sadie Jo

Texas Roadhouse of Waukesha will be serving up their famous pulled pork sandwiches, burgers, hotdogs, chicken sandwiches and crazy popular homemade bread!

There is so much for the kids to do at Jackson’s Jam that they won’t feel left out while you’re enjoying good food and music.

  • Inflatable Obstacle Course
  • Face painting with Kym (3-6 p.m.)
  • Balloon Entertainment with Half Twisted-Half Know (4-6)
  • Tattoos

As if that’s not enough, you and your kids can enjoy our Sweets Corner filled with made-to-order cotton candy and our Culver’s Custard Station which is ready to serve custard sundae’s with all the toppings! Kids activities are open until 7 p.m.

We also have new items coming in daily for our raffle and silent auction, and new this year is a wine pull! For only $20 you’re guaranteed to walk away with a bottle of wine valued anywhere from $8 – $85!

All proceeds will benefit JR Hearts, a local 501(c)3 that provides financial assistance to families with children experiencing major medical challenges. Since its inception in 2016, Jackson’s Jam has raised $36,000 to date, and looks forward to adding to that total this summer. All funds raised during the event are provided to families receiving medical care throughout the state of Wisconsin as needed. If you would like to make a donation, please mail your donation to: JR Hearts – P.O. Box 589 – Oconomowoc, WI 53066. All donations are tax deductible! 

Stay tuned as we continue to add more details about the day!


Thank you to our sponsors!