Events

Jacksonville Giants Buy 1 Ticket, Get 1 Free This Sunday

Jacksonville Giants Buy 1 Ticket, Get 1 Free This Sunday

After a smash season-opening weekend, the Jacksonville Giants are headed into game three undefeated, and with added support.

The team welcomes Absolute Medical Clinic as its newest sponsor, and presenter of Hospitality & Medical Industry night this Sunday, December 12th.

Buy one ticket, get one free for all members of hospitality & medical industries, Sunday, December 12th, 2010, 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Grace And Truth Community Development Corporation Hosts Holiday Event

On December 10, at Gateway Town Center. starting at 4pm Grace And Truth Community Development  Corporation. Is hosting a performance of, The Jacksonville  Symphony Youth Orchestra Quintet.  The newly formed North Brookside Community Gospel Choir will open and close the concert.  There will be a special performance of a scene from the Nutcracker, performed by Expressions Dance of Jacksonville an African American dance school featuring children and adults. This event is a Free Community Concert to celebrate the Christmas season. The Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestra (woodwind quintet) musicians will perform for 45 minutes. Bring your family to  hear a joyful sound.  Gateway Town Center is located at 5000 Norwood Avenue Call (904)338-9990 for details

Art on the Go

First Coast families are invited to tap into their creative sides at JaxParks’ next Arts on the Go event. This free art event offers hands-on activities including drawing, painting and making crafts. Art instructors will be on hand to assist participants. Each person will leave with a personally created masterpiece to take home to display and enjoy.

Jacksonville Country Day School Holiday Sports Camp

Jacksonville Country Day School is hosting a holiday sports camp for boys and girls in kindergarten through sixth grade during the winter break from school. The camp is open to children throughout the Jacksonville community.

14th Annual Festival of Lights 5k and 1 Mile Family Fun Run

It is time once again to lace up the jingle bells on your running shoes and get ready for the 14th Annual Festival of Lights 5k and 1 Mile Family Fun Run sponsored by Daily Billboards.  The Children’s Miracle Network event will take place at the Baptist Outpatient Center in San Marco (1235 San Marco Boulevard) this coming Saturday, Decemeber 11, 2010 beginning with the Fun Run at 5:30 PM followed by the 5k at 6:00 PM. 

Jacksonville RollerGirls Double-Header “Naughty vs. Nice”

Saturday, December 11, 2010

  • Jax Ice & Sports Plex
  • 3605 Philips Hwy.
  • 904-357-0102
  • Free entry with donation of a new, unwrapped toy with $10 value.

“Naughty vs. Nice” features two Jacksonville RollerGirls home teams competing in the first bout followed by the all-star New Jax City Rollers taking on the men’s roller derby team, Magic City Misfits. Competition will be fierce but the ultimate goal is partnering with Toys for Tots to support children in need during the holidays. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the first bout will begin at 6:00 p.m. with the second bout following at 7:30 p.m. Bring a new, unwrapped toy worth $10 or more for complimentary entry. Tickets are $10.00 in advance or $12.00 at the door. Tickets can be purchased in advance from Skate Bomb in Jacksonville Beach, www.BrownPaperTickets.com, or from one of your local roller derby girls.

The Artist Series Presents SWAN LAKE January 8, 2011

Swan Lake, one of the greatest classical ballets of all time,  is based on a German fairy tale and follows the heroic young Prince Siegfried as he labors to free the delicately beautiful swan maiden, Odette, from an evil sorcerer’s spell. Now it’s your turn to experience this enchanting tale through the brilliant dancers of the State Ballet Theater of Russia, coming to the Times Union Center’s Moran Theater on Saturday, January 8th at 8:00PM for one performance only!