Events

Gate River Run Entry Forms Now Available

The official Gate River Run entry forms and training schedules are now available for the 34th running of Jacksonville’s premier running tradition on Saturday, March 12, 2011, announced Race Director Doug Alred.  More than 20,000 people annually take to the streets in Jacksonville’s largest participatory sporting event, which includes four popular races through some of Jacksonville’s most scenic neighborhoods.  Gate River Run is the largest 15K in the country.

Hands On Jacksonville MLK Day Celebration

Help HandsOn Jacksonville celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with a fun day of service and celebration on Monday, January 17, 2011.

Jacksonville Symphony Guild 2011 Designer Showhouse

Jacksonville Symphony Guild 2011 Designer Showhouse

The Jacksonville Symphony Guild’s 2011 Designer Showhouse location has been announced at the Coxwell Estate, a 17-acre property located at 9433 Coxwell Lane in Jacksonville. The Showhouse will feature a variety of fundraising events to benefit the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. The theme of this year’s Showhouse is “Southern Grandeur” which typifies the expansive two-story residence that sits on a gated estate with entryway featuring a large, natural stone and nature-themed fountain with lawns, nature areas and natural streams.

Celebrity Waiters Luncheon Benefiting the American Lung Association's Fight for Air Climb

Celebrity Waiters Luncheon Benefiting the American Lung Association's Fight for Air Climb

The American Lung Association of Northeast Florida is pleased to announce the Third Annual Celebrity Waiter Luncheon, an exclusive fund raising event that will take place at Maggiano’s Little Italy in the St. John’s Town Center Friday, January 14, 2011, beginning at 11:30 a.m.  The luncheonwill feature celebrity waiters, such as Sheriff John Rutherford and State Attorney Angela Corey, serving a lavish lunch to guests, all to benefit the American Lung Association’s (ALA) Fight for Air Climb Jacksonville.

MOSH's Bella Luna set for February 12th!

Do you cringe at the idea of spending another Valentine’s Day at a crowded restaurant? Treat your sweetheart to the Museum of Science & History’s annual Valentine’s event, Bella Luna: Dessert Under the Stars.

Register Now for the Daddy Daughter Dance Feb. 5, 2011

Once again, Girls Inc. of Jacksonville’s is hosting another Daddy Daughter Dance in the spring on February 5, 2011. This remarkable event has been a great success for many years and has become a growing tradition in the Jacksonville area.

What's New in Jacksonville, Fla. Winter/Spring 2011

Winter in Jacksonville is mild, and spring temperatures and festivals are just around the corner.  This season, visitors to Northeast Florida get excited about an inaugural lacrosse tournament, The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens 50th Anniversary celebration, the new Aloft Jacksonville Tapestry Park – Jacksonville’s first LEED certified hotel and new diverse activities and experiences.