Gemuetlichkeit Days is celebration of Jefferson German Heritage. No matter what your nationality is, join the Jefferson community when the city dresses in traditional German costume and participate in contests throughout the festival weekend. Enjoy music, dancing, German cuisine the 2nd weekend after Labor Day. From June to October Farmers Market in the downtown parking lot on Thursday afternoons and evenings is the place to get all your fresh local home grown goods. Located at the confluence of Rock and Crawfish Rivers is the industrial strong city, proudly making a home in Jefferson for over 100 years is Nestle Purina and Tyson along with many others, fills our North and South Industrial parks. Strongly growing community, stop in for a visit and see.