Take me out to the ballgame

By Carla Bass – City Editor

According to Kelly Schilling, local Tourism Director, “The Tourism Bureau of Jeff erson, along with the marketing assistance of iTOUR USA™, is giving one lucky person a chance to win two tickets to a Texas Rangers home game each month from July – October 2017!”


Thank you everyone who entered the iTOUR USA & Texas Rangers July giveaway! Congrats to Kevin Godfrey and his daughter Ella for scoring two tickets to the Rangers ballgame for Section 35 Row 23 on Sunday, July 30th at 2:05 p.m. We will be giving away Rangers Tickets each month until October so be sure to:


  1. Take a selfie with any iTOUR USA sign in Jefferson
  2. Post it on our Facebook page
  3. Tag @iTOUR USA and @Visit Jefferson Texas


For the monthly drawing, some lucky person will get to see the Texas Rangers vs. the Baltimore Orioles at Globe Life Park, Arlington, Texas. The winner will be randomly selected by the Jefferson Texas Tourism Bureau and notified by way of Facebook. Find out more about Jefferson by going to www.visitjeffersontexas.com


There are currently 13 locations with the QR signage, although there are many more locations eligible for the designation.


Those which already display the sign are Angell Manor, Auntie Skinners, Austin St. Cottages, Delta St. Inn, Kahn Saloon, General Store, The Grove, Jefferson Hotel, Museum of Measurement & Time, Jefferson Railway, Rowe Building (Brayden & Company Antique Store), Captain Charles G. Graham House, and the Tourism Center.


Visitors simply use their mobile device to scan an iTOUR USA™ site marker using a QR Code Reader application to unlock an adventure! Along with the ability…

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