Doors Open Jamestown Scheduled For Jan. 20

Jamestown Renaissance Corporation and Jamestown Up Close are working with area attractions, retailers, and restaurants for Doors Open Jamestown, which is scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 20, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce and Jamestown Community Chamber of Commerce are the lead sponsors for this year’s event.

Doors Open features free admission to a number of area attractions, many of which will be offering special events or features on site. This year’s attractions are: Audubon Community Nature Center, Busti Grist Mill, Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame, Chautauqua Striders, Daughters of the American Revolution, Dykeman Young Gallery, Fenton History Center, Infinity Visual & Performing Arts, James Prendergast Public Library, Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum, Martz-Kohl Observatory, Northwest Arena, Reg Lenna Center for the Arts, Robert H. Jackson Center, Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History and The Spire Theater.

Every attraction will have a giveaway that is free for all visitors to enter. Every giveaway includes a $20 Chamber of Commerce Gift Card and a variety of items from the various attractions including tickets to shows/events/admission, gift certificates, books, bird seed and apparel.

There is also an added giveaway that can be entered by making a purchase of at least $10 at any of the attractions listed above or any downtown Jamestown restaurant or retailer. The additional giveaway includes a one night stay at the new DoubleTree by Hilton on Fourth Street, a $50 Chamber of Commerce Gift Card, $50 to a downtown restaurant of one’s choice and $50 to a downtown retailer of one’s choice. To enter, either take a picture of a receipt clearly showing purchase amount and date (must be dated Jan. 20), and send the picture and the entrant’s name to; or stop by the Jamestown Renaissance Corp’s information tent at AIDS Memorial Park/Wood Park (East Third Street by Potters Alley) with the receipt before 5 p.m. the day of the event.