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Upcoming Races and 5k's this Spring in Jacksonville
If you're a runner, you'll want to check out these upcoming races around North Florida02.04.17 02.11.17 02.12.17 03.04.17 03.18.17 03.31.17 04.08.17 04.08.17 04.15.17 04.23.17 04.29.17 04.29.17 05.05.17 05.06.17 05.13.17 05.13.17 Flight of the Hawks 5k AVS Paws For A Cause 5k The Donna Marathon Kilwins Ice Cream Run Shamrock'N 5k Ready.Set.Glow 5k Cupcake Run 5k April Showers Run Run Rabbit Run 5k Ultimate Tri Power the Flower 5k Knights of Columbus 5k Night Flight 5k Love 2 Run 5k Brady's Run 5k Feed The Need 5k ... [Read More]
Mark Amerika @ Mosh!
VyStar International Artist Lecture Series presents world-renowned visual artist, MARK AMERIKA on Friday, January 27, 2017, hosted by MOSH. Mark will be presenting in the Bryan-Gooding Planetarium. Seating is limited.
He is famous for his computer glitch style textures in his work.
- 5:00pm Pre-Reception Artist Meet & Greet with Mark Amerika and Lecture $25.00 (limited to 50 people)
- 6:00pm General Admission, Lecture in Bryan-Gooding Planetarium $15.00
- MOSH MEMBERS! Look for your discount code in a separate email.
To learn more about Mark Amerika and to purchase tickets, click here.... [Read More]
Pina Colada Sangria
Beat the winter blues with a Pina Colada Sangria! It’s super easy to make and will make you feel like it’s summer again.
2 750 ml bottles of moscato
20 oz can of crushed pineapple juice and pineapple chunks
1 1/2 cups coconut rum
Combine all the ingredients in a large pitcher and toss it in the fridge overnight, and serve chilled.... [Read More]
New Video Game Bar and Lounge Now Open at The Jacksonville Landing
Jacksonville's first game bar is now open! They have PC games, console games, arcade cabinets, and tabletop games.
Play a few games and enjoy the covered patio with a full bar right on the riverfront in downtown Jacksonville! They have craft cocktails, craft beers, and unique gaming inspired food - All right on the river in downtown Jacksonville.
They are located on the river walk in Chicago Pizza at the Jacksonville Landing (they share the same door as Chicago Pizza).
GLHF is intended for adults and maintains an adult atmosphere. With that being said, well behaved minors accompanied by an adult are allowed before 10pm. Select events will be all ages. They are open weekdays from 5pm - 2am and Saturday and Sunday from 11am - 2am.
Telephone: (904) 619-7048
Website: www.glhfgamebar.com... [Read More]
Night to Shine is back!
On Friday, February 10, 2017 from 6-9PM at The Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena The Tim Tebow Foundation is sponsoring Night to Shine. Night to Shine is an unforgettable prom night experience, centered on God’s love, for people with special needs, ages 16 and older. Hundreds of people with special needs will be invited to enjoy this incredible night as a part of a worldwide movement that will celebrate thousands of honored guests simultaneously on one night in all 50 states and 9 countries. Night to Shine celebrates the uniqueness of each individual guest by providing an unforgettable night where they are welcomed, valued and loved! Hundreds of volunteers are needed to create this amazing event, jobs include cheering on guests as they walk down the red carpet and being a buddy to one of the guests.
Every guest of Night to Shine enters this complimentary event on a red carpet complete with a warm welcome from a friendly paparazzi and crowd. Once inside, guests receive the royal treatment, including hair and makeup stations, corsages and boutonnieres, a karaoke room, and, of course, dancing!
“When I was at one of the proms last year, a beautifully dressed queen of the prom was hugging me when the girl’s mom leaned over and whi... [Read More]
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Jacksonville Beach Getting Massive Celtic Festival November 16th
Join us for upbeat music, lively dancing, rugged Highland games, and cuisine of the colorful Celtic culture. Vendors include a variety of traditional Celtic food, beer and memorabilia. Entertainment includes internationally known musical groups, local fife and drum corps, Irish and Scottish dancers and Kid's Zone.
The festival gates open on November 16th at 11 a.m. with the opening ceremony at 12 noon. Performer Lineup(Main Pavilion Stage): 12 p.m. Spade McQuade 1:15 p.m. Fear Buile 2:30 p.m. The Gothard Sisters 3:45 p.m. Colm Kirwan 5:00 p.m. The Willis Clan 6:15 p.m. Searson 7:30 p.m. Rathkeltair 8:45 p.m. Enter the Haggis The Pipers, Scottish and Irish Dancers will perform 15 minute sets between bands on the Pavilion Stage. The Highland Games and Rugby exhibition will take place on the beach between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.
The Scottish Highland Games are Sponsored by the Northeast Florida Highland Games! Sign up and Registration will be on the beach (1p-4p). Caber Tossing, Stone Throwing, Weight for Distance, Hammer Throw and Tug of War. You can also pre-register on our web site: www.jaxcelticfest.com... [Read More]
Events This Weekend : 10/10 - 10/13
PVL Release Party - Neptune Beach Location: In the courtyard at beached town center (Lillie's Coffee Bar) Time: 6:30pm Complimentary valet parking provided by A1A Valet
Grand Opening of Ladies Night - Every Thursday @ Taste - Tinseltown Location: Tase Food Studio in Tinseltown Time 9-close Ladies Drink Free All Night. RSVP Here: http://on.fb.me/1bfS0zfFriday:
Downtown Office Party - Downtown Location: Hemming Plaza Time: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. This is your chance to try something new for lunch from one of the many food trucks, get some fresh air and network with the people around you!
Concert in the Park - San Marco Location: Fletcher Park in San Marco Time: 6-late Featuring music by BE EASY. Food available from: On the Fly Sandwiches & Stuff, The Happy Grilled Cheese & Le Petite Cheri Cupcakery. Wine and Beer will be Available. FREE Admission but bring your chairs and blankets.
JAXtoberfest - Downtown Location: Shipyards across Bay St from Maxwell House Time: 3-10 Activities include: 5K Beer Run, Keg Tapping Ceremony, Food & Brew, Live Entertainment, a Kinderfest Area for kids and MORE!!!!! See JaxtoberFest.com for more information!!!
Vampir... [Read More]
Huge Country Superfest Set To Come To Jacksonville
October 10, 2013 (Jacksonville, Fla.) – The first-ever Florida Country Superfest, featuring the biggest stars in country music, is set for June 14 and 15, 2014 in Jacksonville, Fla., officials announced today. Jacksonville’s EverBank Field will play host to two jam-packed days and nights of country music and tailgating fun.
The complete talent lineup along with ticket information and other details surrounding this mega-event will be released at a press conference scheduled for Nov. 14 in Jacksonville. Tickets will go on sale to the public on Thursday, Nov. 21. Country music fans interested in signing up for the mailing list and securing tickets before they are available to the general public through a special pre-sale opportunity can register at www.FloridaCountrySuperfest.com. “The Florida Country Superfest will generate a lot of excitement and showcase Jacksonville as a destination for entertainment,” said Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown. “Events like this have a great impact on tourism and the local economy. I am thrilled that the community leaders and event producers worked together to make Jacksonville the host for this festival.”
Festival Productions, Inc.–New Orleans (FPI-NO) and S... [Read More]
Gentlemen Of The Road St. Augustine Stop Over Recap
St. Augustine FL - “Gentlemen of the Road Stopover” was the biggest event that has happened this year and 904 Happy Hour went down to St Augustine’s Francis Field get the low down. I got to go down to Francis Field both days of the festival to check out the music and the crowd. From observing the number of attendees, it was said that there were at least 30,000 people that attended the festival. The line-up contained 12 bands for the two day festival. Mumford and Sons was the headliner for the festival and they performed a great show and gave the best performance their fans have ever seen. What also makes this a big event is that this was the final show for the Gentlemen of the Road Stopover and St. Augustine was the last stop. This festival was very artsy and brought many attendees from Jacksonville to Tampa and some people from out of the state as well.
Day 1 went off smoothly and showcased Willy Mason, Thao and the Get Down and Stay Down, The Walkmen and Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes. Each band gave a great performance and had their unique style. I categorized some of these bands as alternative, indie rock, or indie folk band. Each band performed a one hour set and I thought they all did a great job. When the night was over... [Read More]
Mumford & Sons St. Augustine GOTR Schedule
St Augustine Fl - Mumford & Sons just announced the concert schedule for the St. Augustine Gentlemen of the Road stopover on Sept. 13-14 at Francis Field. Here it is:FRIDAY, SEPT. 134 p.m. Gates open6 p.m. Willy Mason6:50 p.m. Thao & The Get Down Stay Down7:55 p.m. The Walkmen9:15 Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic ZerosSATURDAY, SEPT. 1412 p.m. Gates open1:45 p.m. Bear's Den2:35 p.m. Those Darlins3:25 p.m. Half Moon Run4:20 p.m. Justin Townes Earle5:25 p.m. The Vaccines6:40 p.m. Fun.8 p.m. Mumford & Sons 9:55 p.m. Yacht Club DJs... [Read More]
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