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The Jacksonville Landing to Hold 27th Annual Christmas on the St. Johns Tree Lighting Ceremony
JACKSONVILLE, Fla – PRI Productions presents Christmas on the St. Johns at The Jacksonville Landing in partnership with Action News and Sleiman Enterprises. The 27th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at The Jacksonville Landing will take place Friday, November 29, at 7:00 p.m. in The Landing’s Courtyard.
Music for the Lighting Ceremony will begin at 7:00 p.m. and include performances by local artists Nikos Westmoreland, Jacob and May Leporacci, Lauren Clemons, Dalton Cyr, Harvey Williams and Mike Hammondtree. The evening will conclude with a fireworks display on the St. Johns River.
The 56-foot-tall energy-efficient tree features over 78,000 L.E.D. lights and more than 100 ornaments. The tree is also programmed to perform a 10-minute, synchronized light show set to various selections of holiday music. The light shows begin the night of the Tree Lighting Ceremony and continue daily until New Year’s Eve.
A 30-minute live broadcast of the Lighting Ceremony will air at 7:30 p.m. on Fox 30. Heres the link for photos from last years lighting: 2013 photos
The Courtyard at The Landing will be standing-room-only for the Tree Lighting Ceremony. Therefore, the public is asked not to br... [Read More]
Big Ticket Line Up Released
Jacksonville Fl - The line up for the Big Ticket on December 8th has been released. Below are the show times and stages:
This event is a rain or shine event. No refunds ID and credit card used for purchase will be required at time of will call pickup Lineup and set times are subject to change Everyone and everything is subject to search at all entry points Any alcohol consumption will require valid ID and age verification.
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Putting Safety First Out On The Water
The most enjoyable days out on the water always require a little preparation.
An otherwise perfect day of boating can be quickly short-circuited if you didn’t bring enough food, beverages, or ice. Virtually all recreational boaters are familiar with that punched-in-the-gut feeling of being out on the water and realizing they forgot something essential.
Of course, some forgotten items – like a favorite pair of sunglasses – are simply an annoyance. Others are more serious. Before you begin gathering all your favorite snacks, drinks and assorted boating accessories and toys, be sure to plan for safety first. No amount of fun in the sun is worth taking an unnecessary risk.
Before you begin your day on the water, it is important to know every person who will be on your boat and know for certain that you have a properly fitting life jacket. If you realize at the last moment that you do not, before you rush out to buy one, check to see if a nearby marina is participating in the BoatU.S. Foundation’s “Life Jacket Loaner Program for Kids.” It can save not only time but money.Freedom Boat Club at the Julington Creek Marina 12807 San Jose Blvd is a site for Life Jacket Loaner program. Visit Freed... [Read More]
Have You Seen Molly? 9 things everyone should know about the drug Molly
(CNN) -- The drug called Molly isn't what most of its users think it is. If you Google "Molly," many articles say the drug is "pure" MDMA, the active ingredient in Ecstasy.
Users often talk about the "purity" of taking Molly, as if it's somehow better; after all, MDMA was originally developed as a medication to treat depression. But today's Molly is most often not MDMA -- in the last few years, the drug has become a toxic mixture of lab-created chemicals, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.
Here are nine things everyone should know about this rapidly changing party drug:
1. What is Molly?
Someone who buys or takes Molly now is probably ingesting dangerous synthetic drugs that have not been tested and are produced in widely varying strengths. The DEA says only 13% of the Molly seized in New York state the last four years actually contained any MDMA, and even then it often was mixed with other drugs. The drugs frequently found in Molly are Methylone, MDPV, 4-MEC, 4-MMC, Pentedrone and MePP.
2. What does Molly do?
The lab-created chemicals mimic the effects of MDMA; most of them are central nervous system stimulants that cause euphoric highs. Th... [Read More]
St Augustine Ampitheatre Upcoming Shows
Community First Credit Union's A December to Remember Thursday, November 28, 2013 - Sunday, December 22, 2013 Tickets: Most events are free, **denotes ticketed events Gates Event Times Listed Below | Drive In Movie: National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation -- FREE! Community First Credit Union's A December to Remember Friday, November 29, 2013 Tickets: FREE Gates 5:30PM | Starts 7:00PM Big Bad Voodoo Daddy's , Wild & Swingin Holiday Party -- FREE! Community First Credit Union's A December to Remember Sunday, December 01, 2013 Tickets: FREE! Gates 2:00PM | Starts 6:00PM Murray Middle School Center of the Arts Dancing In A Winter Wonderland --- FREE! Community First Credit Union's A December to Remember Thursday, December 05, 2013 Tickets: This is a free event -- will be accepting donations to help cover student production costs. Gates 5:30PM | Starts 7:00PM Alabama Shakes with Clear Plastic Masks Community First Credit Union's A December to Remember On Sale Now! Saturday, December 07, 2013 Tickets: $39.50 **Gene... [Read More]
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