Dan Carter - Director of Pedigree Stage Stop Dog Sled Race - This is Our Town by Carl Pelletier published on 2022-01-27T15:28:00Z This Friday Night - Dog Sled Race - Town Square Listen in to this week's edition of "This is Our Town" as Dan Carter, the executive director of the Pedigree Stage Stop Dog Sled Race joins Del Ray in the KJAX (93.5 FM) studio to talk about the upcoming race series. This Friday will be the ceremonial start on the Town Square with the first dog sled team leaving the starting line at 6:30pm. Feel free to come earlier to find a spot and enjoy some hot chocolate and watch a laser light show. Learn more about the history of this event and what the entire race entails. This year has some really talented teams participating. Jackson marks the first stop in a series of stops planned for this race. It's a really wonderful 'kick off' event and all are invited to come and watch (it's free). Last year the organizers made the decision to cancel the ceremonial start out an abundance of caution with the uncertainty of COVID. This year the ceremonial start is back on. Each Wednesday morning at 8:30am a representative from the Town of Jackson or a representative of a local organization will join Del Ray on the air to talk about upcoming meetings, events and happenings.