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2017 Jacksonville Landing Fl vs Ga Events
The Jacksonville Landing welcomes University of Florida and University of Georgia fans for a weekend celebration surrounding one of the most infamous rivalry football games packed with football, good food, drink specials, entertainment and more!
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27
Sleiman Riverfront Stage Noon – 5 p.m. Southern Rukus 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. DJ Kevin 8 p.m. – 1 a.m. Austin Park Hogan Street Stage 7 p.m. - 1 a.m. DJ Wes Entertainment in Courtyard Lounge 7 p.m. - 1 a.m. DJ Davin Fionn MacCool's 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Firewater Tent Revival 9 p.m. – 2 a.m. Boogie Freaks
SATURDAY, OCT. 28
Sleiman Riverfront Stage 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. WildFire Rising 8 p.m. – 1 a.m. Lonely Highway 7 p.m. – 1:30 a.m. DJ Wes Hogan Street Stage 7 p.m. – 1:30 a.m. DJ James Entertainment in Courtyard Lounge 7 p.m. - 1 a.m. DJ Shawn Fionn MacCool's 9 p.m. – 2 a.m. Austin Park Mavericks Live Noon Game Watch Party... [Read More]
Impractical Jokers Tour Coming To The St. Augustine Amphitheatre On Sunday, March 11, 2018
St. Augustine, Fla. (October 25, 2017) – New York-based comedy troupe, The Tenderloins, will star in truTV’s Impractical Jokers “Santiago Sent Us Tour” live at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Sunday, March 11, 2018. Tickets for truTV’s Impractical Jokers “Santiago Sent Us Tour” starring The Tenderloins will go on sale to the general public this Friday, October 27 at 10 a.m.
Due to overwhelming demand, the cast of truTV’s Impractical Jokers a.k.a. acclaimed comedy troupe The Tenderloins have announced a new batch of tour dates for their runaway smash “Santiago Sent Us Tour.” The highly anticipated multi-city trek will hit major markets throughout the U.S. including Cleveland OH, Washington D.C., Las Vegas, NV and St. Augustine, FL on March 11, 2018.
The troupe also recently announced their participation in this year’s widely acclaimed New York Comedy Festival, where they will bring the “Santiago Sent Us Tour” to Madison Square Garden on Thursday, November 9th starting at 8pm. The performance marks a major milestone for the Tenderloins who will perform their signature brand of comedy and hi-jinx, and show never-before-seen videos for the first time on the historic MSG s... [Read More]
Party In The Pines Country Music Festival Kicks Off Oct. 20 in White Springs
WHITE SPRINGS, Fla. — The countdown begins for the largest country music festival to come to North Florida. Party In The Pines kicks off in White Springs Oct. 20-21 bringing the biggest names in country music to Bienville Plantation for one weekend only. Inclusive of all parking fees, single day, two-day, VIP and hurricane relief discount tickets are still on sale starting at $60 at partyinthepines.com.
Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert, Jake Owen, Maren Morris, Brothers Osborne, Easton Corbin, Ryan Hurd and more will headline the inaugural festival.
“I’m so excited to be part of the very first year for Party In The Pines Festival,” said Easton Corbin. “It’s an extra bonus for me because not only do I get to go back to my home state of Florida but getting to play my show at the beautiful Bienville Plantation, a top-notch hunting & fishing resort, is going to be pretty incredible.”
Gates open at noon ET on both days. The official performance schedule in order of appearance is as follows:
Sleiman Enterprises Stage: In order of appearanceFriday Oct.20 Saturday Oct. 21
Gin Blossoms Return To The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall presents Nineties Modern Rock Group Gin Blossoms and their “25th Anniversary of New Miserable Experience Tour” on Tuesday, December 12, 2017. Tickets for Gin Blossoms go on sale this Friday, October 6 at 10 a.m.
The Gin Blossoms have undoubtedly left their mark on the Rock music map. The Grammy nominated band’s fusion of melodic Rock, Pop, Folk and Country elements has helped pave the way for the modern rock of today. Fans around the world are very familiar with Gin Blossom’s five-time Platinum breakthrough album New Miserable Experience, containing gems like “Until I Fall Away,” “Found Out about You,” “Hey Jealousy” and “Allison Road.” Those hit tracks were followed up by Empire Records Platinum Soundtrack hit, “Til I Hear It From You,” and in 1996, by the singles “Follow You Down” and “As Long As It Matters,” which hit the radio in a big way, making their Congratulations, I’m Sorry record another platinum success. Gin Blossoms hits have crossed over in five different formats, taking the airwaves by siege, and holding MTV hostage for a good portion of the 90s. Boasting record sales of over 10 million, the band cont... [Read More]
Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen Is Now Open At The Town Center
Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen is now open at 4954 Town Center Parkway next to Chuy’s. Featuring the chains latest restaurant design, the Jacksonville location was outfitted with an open-style kitchen that gives you a window into the hard work and passion that their team members put into preparing delicious, made-from-scratch meals.
The restaurant’s locations typically are 7,000 square feet, seat 255 guests and employ 200 people, according to President and CEO Ian Baines.
Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen serves made-from-scratch goodness in a welcoming place. Enjoy house smoked baby back ribs, hand-battered country fried chicken, scratch burgers, homemade onion rings and homemade soups.
Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen is open from 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and from 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday.... [Read More]
Articles - Sports
Bragan Field Gets Prepared for Opening Night
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Fans will notice some changes to Bragan Field when the Jacksonville Suns open the 2014 season against the Huntsville Stars on Thursday April 3 at Bragan Field.
The Suns will open their season on Thursday, April 3rd at 7:05 and will be home for five games through April 7th against the Huntsville Stars. Don't miss Opening Night and a special ceremony for the unveiling of the Legends of Jacksonville Baseball at 6:00 P.M.
Tickets for all Suns home games are currently on sale through the Suns Box Office at (904) 358-2846, or online at www.jaxsuns.com. Tickets are $7.50 for general admission, $10.50 for reserved seating and $13.50 for Homeplate Box seating. Limited sponsorships, season tickets and group packages are still available.
In this video from the Suns Baseball Network, changes to the nets and infield surface are examined, along with a behind-the-scenes look at the Suns clubhouse.
The 2014 season is presented by Everbank, official banking partner of the Jacksonville Suns. The Suns are the Double-A Affiliate of the Miami Marlins and a member of the Southern League of Professional Baseball.... [Read More]
Russian Gold medalists get $120,000 cash plus a new Mercedes after Olympics
If you were on the Russian Olympic team and you were a medalist at the Sochi Games, you're in the money. The medal winners are given cash and a new Mercedes. All of the Gold medalists in the Sochi Olympics were given $120,000 plus a brand new Mercedes GL SUV. The Silver medalists got $76,000 and a Mercedes ML, and the bronze medalists got $52,000 and a Mercedes GLK. A total of 45 cars were distributed to the Olympic medalists. Russia won a Sochi-leading total of 33 medals, including 13 golds. The Russian athletes who won medals in the 2012 London Games received Audis instead of Mercedes. For comparison's sake, The United States Olympians who medaled received $25,000 for a gold, $15,000 for a silver and $10,000 for a bronze. The money won by the United States medalists is then taxed by the IRS. Go Figure! ... [Read More]
Great Urban Race Coming To Jacksonville On March 8th
JACKSONVILLE FL – The national running series Great Urban Race offers a mentally and physically challenging Saturday afternoon that takes participants dashing through their cities to visit local organizations, with an added bonus: runners are competing for a cash prize and potentially their share of $10,000. The urban scavenger hunt has been in existence since 2007, but will hit Jacksonville for the first time on March 8th. In 2014, Great Urban Race will take participants to big adventures in 14 domestic and international locations.
Team members will solve and complete 12 unique clues at local Jacksonville businesses and landmarks. In previous races, challenges have included one teammate lying on a bed of nails, walking on glass, and taking a photo with a live tiger. First, second, and third place finishers will receive a cash prize. The top 25 teams to complete the race in each location will secure a spot in the National Championship race, held in Vancouver on August 9th. The top teams at the Championship will take home a total of $10,000 in grand prizes.
“Great Urban Race offers participants the most exciting Saturday imaginable,” says Event Director Jordan Diehl. “People really have to think to co... [Read More]
Rumors: USA to play final pre-World Cup friendly vs. Nigeria in Jacksonville
Jacksonville Fl - Rumors and multiple sources have said The US Men's Soccer Team will play its final sendoff match before the World Cup against Nigeria on June 7 at EverBank Field.Photo Credit Gary Bogdon
The U.S. intends to play three friendlies on home soil in late May and early June to get ready for the tournament. The last time the U.S. played in Jacksonville was on May 26, 2012, when Landon Donovan scored a hat trick as the US beat Scotland, 5-1 in front of 44,438 fans Sources say that the game this year, falling in a World Cup year and being the last friendly before the U.S. leaves for Brazil, could make it a 76,000 capacity sellout this time around.
Tickets and more info will be released when available.... [Read More]
Jacksonville Armada - New NASL Soccer Team
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – February 18, 2014 –The Jacksonville Armada FC has arrived! First Coast sports fans have a new professional soccer team to support today, with the announcement that the city’s North American Soccer League expansion team will be named Jacksonville Armada FC, in a nod to the area’s rich Spanish heritage and strong military connection.
The team name was selected following a fan competition and survey that invited soccer fans across the region to provide suggestions for the new team’s name. Of the more than 1,500 responses, Armada FC was one of the most popular, closely aligning with the new soccer club’s vision of building a passionate, determined and progressive organization.
Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown, City Council President Bill Gulliford, Jacksonville Chamber President Daniel Davis and NASL Commissioner Bill Peterson, along with team executives, unveiled the club’s new name and logo in a press conference in front of media and fans at the Jacksonville Landing.
“We love sports in Jacksonville, and we are excited to welcome our newest professional sports team,” said Mayor Alvin Brown. “Soccer is a great family-friendly game and it has a growing ba... [Read More]
Articles - Food
2014 Food Truck Championships
This Saturday May 17th is the 3rd Annual Food Truck Championship sponsored by Intuition Ale Works at The Jacksonville Landing from 4-9pm! Benefitting the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida! Championship Categories will include: Best Taco, Best BBQ, Best Sandwich, Sweet Tooth, Most Innovative, Best Global Cuisine, People's Choice and Overall Champion.
You can buy $1 raffle tickets at the event in order to vote for your favorite truck, all of this money goes to Big Brothers Big Sisters... They will also be giving out lots of really good prizes throughout the day for raffle ticket holders.
This is not a ticketed event. Entry is free and there is no cap on attendance. Bring your friends, family, children and co-workers - rain or shine! Trucks accept credit cards. Street parking is free on Saturdays. A portion of proceeds from the event will be donated to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida. Donations are also appreciated! Live DJ! Craft Beer! Prizes! Great Food!... [Read More]
Food Village @ One Spark Details and Times
One Spark 2014 is right around the corner, and you might even be planning how you can be here the entire time! But have you thought about what you will eat? Don’t worry - we have you covered with amazing food in the Food Village presented by San Marco Dining District!
This year, our Food Village will be an even bigger hotspot with more food options, seating and entertainment. We offer great food for every palate, from families and festival-fare lovers to vegetarians and foodies and everything in between. Scrumptious gourmet dining options from San Marco Dining District restaurants BB’s, Bistro Aix, The Grotto, Matthew’s and Taverna will be available. Other food vendors include these delicious options:
Cely's Famous Food
Up In Smoke BBQ
Baby's Badass Burgers Food Truck
Super Food Truck
Blue Pacific Grill and Taco Bar - One Spark After Dark Lot Only
The Happy Grilled Cheese - One Spark After Dark Lot Only
Gourmet Aviator - One Spark After Dark Lot Only... [Read More]
Ben & Jerry's Unveils a New Line & New Flavors
BURLINGTON, Vt.- With the nation caught amidst an impressive winter, complete with polar vortexes, feet of snow in some places and a country-wide cold snap, there’s one sure sign that spring can’t be far away… Ben & Jerry’s proudly announces its brand new line with four new flavors, and the company believes it will resonate resoundingly with its “core” consumers.
“We are always looking to make something bigger and better for our fans”
The “Core” line is modeled off Ben & Jerry’s popular Karamel Sutra flavor. The concept includes a core center down the middle of each flavor, which in most cases perfectly compliments the two super-premium ice creams that are packed into every pint. Every Core flavor adds another component the company has become famous for: chunks, which add another layer of flavor and texture. Can you say: “Super Premi-YUM?”
The flavors were created by Ben & Jerry’s team of Flavor Gurus at the company’s headquarters in Vermont. “We are always looking to make something bigger and better for our fans,” said the lead flavor developer, Eric Fredette. “We wanted to blow out the concept of fun flavors, c... [Read More]
Councilman Reggie Brown Is Trying To Get Rid Of Food Trucks Forever!
Jacksonville Fl - Food trucks have become one of the most popular types of restaurants to hit the streets of Jacksonville over the past few years. Despite the views of the citizens and tax payers, City Councilman Reggie Brown is moving forward on an attempt to legislate food trucks out of existence in Jacksonville.
This Wednesday at 3pm, Councilman Reggie Brown will hold a public meeting regarding a draft ordinance that will severely limit the ability of food truck operators to conduct business in Jacksonville.
Beside food trucks being a huge economic driver for the downtown district, they have helped bring more foot traffic to places that don't even offer food or drinks. We were under the understanding that the city was trying to get more people to visit downtown Jacksonville... It doesn't sound like it by these actions.
Sign the petition below to prevent this new ordinance from going in to order below:... [Read More]
TACO BELL IS ROLLING OUT BREAKFAST NATIONALLY ON MARCH 27
IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 24, 2014 – The wait is almost over. Taco Bell® Breakfast, which will offer the highly anticipated and revolutionary Waffle Taco, the all-in-one A.M. Crunchwrap™, and the already loved Cinnabon® Delights™, will be available in restaurants nationwide starting March 27, 2014 from 7am to 11am, or earlier.
After breaking through and successfully introducing a variety of platforms and products – including FourthMeal®, Doritos® Locos Tacos and Cantina Bell® – Taco Bell is launching the brand’s largest, most extensive menu since it first opened its doors more than 50 years ago. Taco Bell Breakfast comes as a change to the traditional quick service restaurant (QSR) breakfast routine, bringing the brand’s distinctive approach to a crowded breakfast sandwich market. Taco Bell will not just deliver but will bring a little más to morning time, offering consumers a break from the usual.
“Fans already like to come to Taco Bell for lunch and dinner, and they share with us their love of late night. Now they’re not just asking, but telling us they want Taco Bell Breakfast,” said Taco Bell President, Brian Niccol. “To give customers the great-... [Read More]
Articles - Entertainment
Top 20 Events This Weekend - June 18-21 2015
Back by popular demand, the weekly top 20 events are back for the summer! There is a lot happening around town this weekend from a skate day in riverside to a family free movie in St. Augustine. Here is the list:Thursday:
1. DJ Unk Performs "Walk it Out" and other hits at Suite – Doors open at 9pm
2. Maverick’s at the Landing hosts their weekly Ladies Night - Ladies drink Free from 8-10pm– Doors open at 7pm
3. Jaxsons Night Market @ Hemming Park from 5:30pm-9pmFriday:
4. Party Down South's Daddy Ryan will be @ Mavericks at the Landing for a special meet and greet event from 8pm -midnight
5. Jenni Reid Album Release Show feat. Ashleigh Davis @ Jack Rabbits - Doors open at 8pm
6. Archnemesis W/ Mzg, Damballa & Cat Party will be performing @ Freebird Live – Doors open at 8pm
7. Chuggington - The Great Rescue – Musical Adventure will be at the Times-Union Center - Moran Theater – Show starts at 7pmSaturday:
8. Clear Coast Festival - An International Surf Day Clean Up & Concert @ Lynch’s – All Afternoon
9. Bourbon & Bow Ties, a charity fundraiser for Best Buddies will be happening ... [Read More]
King Sunny Ade Coming To PV Concert Hall On Friday, July 31, 2015
Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (June 8, 2015) — The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall proudly welcomes the king of Nigerian juju music, King Sunny Ade & His African Beats, to the stage on Friday, July 31, 2015. Tickets for King Sunny Ade & His African Beats will go on sale to the public this Friday, June 12 at 10 a.m.
Since the evolution of juju music in Nigeria in the 1930s, no artist has made a more lasting impact in the genre than King Sunny Ade. As a singer, composer and guitarist, he has succeeded over the years in taking this Nigerian social music type to international heights. Ade came on the scene in 1966, following his induction as a samba player in a small group led by showman and comedian Baba Sala, known in real life as Moses Olaiya. And with his own 10-piece band, the Green Spots, Ade made his first record in 1967, playing the guitar solos himself. He however, blazed into prominence a year after with a hit single in praise of Stationery Stores football club which earned him a Gold disc as a result of its massive sales. Since then Ade has been in the limelight.
The late 60s found Ade searching for a credible sound identity that tended to fuse the influence of Tunde Nightingale with the techniques of his mentor, Moses Olaiya, in ... [Read More]
Jim Lauderdale Coming To The PV Concert Hall on August 14, 2015
Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (June 8, 2015) — The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall and Flying Saucer Presents proudly welcome GRAMMY-award winning Americana musician Jim Lauderdale & His Band on Friday, August 14, 2015. Tickets for Jim Lauderdale & His Band will go on sale to the public this Friday, June 12 at 10 a.m.
“Few current acts sing with the command and authority Lauderdale brings to his performances, and fewer still have a set of songs at their disposal as good...” - All Music Guide
Jim Lauderdale is a multiple GRAMMY and Americana Music Association Award-winning musician and one of the most respected artists working the Americana, Bluegrass and Country music communities today. His record, Buddy and Jim, which he wrote and recorded with longtime friend and collaborator Buddy Miller, was nominated for a GRAMMY in the Best Americana Album category and several Americana Music Awards, a show which he has hosted since 2002.
Lauderdale has always stayed true to his North Carolina roots but is influenced from the experience of his travels. He first immersed himself in the early country music scenes of both New York City and Los Angeles before breaking through in Nashville as a songwriter. He has helped pave the w... [Read More]
Rock Band Modest Mouse To Perform at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre
St. Augustine, Fla. (May 26, 2015) – The St. Augustine Amphitheatre, in partnership with Jax Live Presents, proudly announce the return of indie rock band Modest Mouse to the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Friday, July 17, 2015. Tickets for this concert event will go on sale to the general public this Friday, May 29 at 10 a.m.
Modest Mouse are one of the most surprising commercial success stories of the new millennium – while their music is by turns taut and elliptical, and the lyrics sometimes cryptic and introspective, the band broke through the mainstream audience with the platinum-selling Good News for People Who Love Bad News and they became genuine rock stars at a time when their musical peers remained cult figures.
Modest Mouse was formed in 1993 in Issaquah, Washington by singer/guitarist Isaac Brock, drummer Jeremiah Green and bassist Eric Judy. In 1994, Modest Mouse recorded its first EP, Blue Cadet-3, Do You Connect and also recorded what would have been its first album, Sad Sappy Sucker, but constant delays caused the album to be shelved and ultimately released in 2001. In 1996, the group officially released its debut album, This Is a Long Drive for Someone with Nothing to Think About, on the independent ... [Read More]
Brian Adams To Perform In St. Augustine
St. Augustine, Fla. (May 11, 2015) – The St. Augustine Amphitheatre proudly announces that rock superstar Bryan Adams will be plugging in once again and hitting the road with a full band to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the multi-million selling album Reckless. The tour will make a stop at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Sunday, June 28, 2015. Tickets will go on sale to the general public this Friday, May 15 at 10 a.m.
Adams will be performing a set that will honor not only the 30th Anniversary of Reckless – a deluxe version of which has been released via UMC/Polydor this past November, featuring exclusive expanded bonus material – but also his endless catalogue of anthemic hits.
Since its release in 1984, Reckless has gone 5 times Platinum in the U.S. alone and has sold over 12 million worldwide. It spawned ground-breaking hits such as "Run to You", "Kids Wanna Rock", “Somebody", "Summer of '69", “One Night Love Affair" and "It's Only Love" a duet with the incomparable Tina Turner. Reckless also gave Bryan is first U.S. #1 on Billboard with "Heaven" as well as a Diamond Award for over a million sold in his home country of Canada. The a... [Read More]
Articles - Community
2015 St. Augustine Record Fair will be held at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on March 22
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (January 15, 2015) – The Spring 2015 St. Augustine Record Fair, presented by local record store ToneVendor and the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, will be held Sunday, March 22 from Noon to 6 p.m. at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre. This event is free, family-friendly and open to the public.
On Sunday, March 22, music lovers and collectors can shop over 35 tables featuring thousands of new and used vinyl records, CDs, music memorabilia, collectibles, turntable supplies, posters and other unique music-related items. This year’s Record Fair will be the largest ever held at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre with over 20 dealers from across the Southeast.
The Spring 2015 St. Augustine Record Fair will also feature live music by several local bands, live DJ sets by Jake Brown of Hear Hear DJs and children’s activities including a bounce house, art activities and face painting. Food and drinks will be available for purchase onsite and there will be ample free parking in the Amphitheatre parking lot.
The St. Augustine Amphitheatre is owned and operated by the St. Johns County Cultural Events Division, under the leadership of General Manager Ryan Murphy. Upcoming events for the 2015 season include... [Read More]
Baby Lion Cubs At The Jacksonville Zoo
3 new fur-babies greeted guests at the Jacksonville Zoo to kick off the New Year. Jennifer Kifer Joined us at the zoo and took some amazing photos of the cubs out in the exhibit playing and enjoying 2015 while their momma kept watch.... [Read More]
NYE 2014-2015 Events
NYE 2014-2015 Events
Looking for plans for New Years Eve? Here’s our top picks happening around Jacksonville this year.NYE Celebration & 3 Course Dinner ft. The Jammin Salmons @ Pusser’s in Ponte Vedra - $$ The Ultimate New Years Eve Party ft. Be Easy, comic Anira & more @ Latitude 30 in Jacksonville - $$ Smokin' Aces New Years Eve Party @ Mavericks at the Landing - $ New Year's Eve Black & White Masquerade Gala @ The Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island - $$$$ Chris Thomas and the BIG Band & DJ EL preform @ Suite for NYE at the Town Center - $$ Sweet Affair @ Sweet Pete’s Candy Factory in Downtown Jacksonville - $$$ NYE Party @ Lynch Irish Pub ft. IVY LEAGUE - $ Sexy Masquerade Ball @ Underbelly in Downtown Jacksonville - $$ 333NYE – The Mad Hatters Ball @ MOCA Jacksonville - $$$$ Beach Blast-Off @ St. Augustine Beach Pier – Free NYE @ The Jacksonville Landing - Free ... [Read More]
Top 20 Events This Weekend - December 12-14th 2014
Looking for plans this weekend? Theres a lot happening from a luminaria to boat parade and even a Ugly Sweater Bar Crawl! Check out the complete list below.Friday
Friday, December 12: The 007 'License to Party' Event - Benefitting Bright Holidays. Celebrating Sterling Joyce's Birthday - Doors open at 8pm
Friday, December 12: "A December To Remember" @ The St Augustine Ampitheatre presents Murray Middle School's production of “Yes, Virginia The Musical" – 7pm
Friday, December 12: Historic Springfield Holiday Home Tour – 5pm-9pm
Friday, December 12: Jaguars Kids Club: Holiday Party @ Everbank FieldSaturday
Saturday, December 13: The Ugly Sweater Bar Crawl @ The Jacksonville Beach Bars. Checkin is at the Ritz from 6-9pm; crawl is from 6pm-midnight. For more info, visit www.uglysweaterbarcrawl.com
Saturday, December 13: Whitey's 2014 Lighted Boat Parade – Starts at 6:30 pm
Saturday, December 13: Festival of Lights 5k and Family Fun Run in San Marco
Saturday, December 13: Historic Springfield Holiday Home Tour – 5pm-9pm
Saturday, December 13: Combat Night- Live MMA @ Mavericks at the La... [Read More]
New Aquarium Coming to St. Augustine
The St. Augustine Aquarium and Botanical Gardens will be an exciting new community amenity and sustainable Northeast Florida aquarium attraction, scheduled to open in 2015.
Shawn and Kathy Hiester announced Wednesday that they had purchased a 5-acre site for their new St. Augustine Aquarium, Snorkel Adventure and Zip Line project. The Aquarium will be located at 2045 State Road 16 in St. Augustine, just east of Interstate 95.
Guests will be able to observe Sand Tiger, Bonnethead and Blacknose sharks, as well as an array of mesmerizing fish, eels and rays. The project will be constructed in two phases, culminating in a 250,000 gallon, 43,000-square-foot facility.... [Read More]
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