Articles - All
The Cowford Chophouse Will Open Thursday, October 26th
The Cowford Chophouse will open to the public tomorrow, October 26th to the delight of many in Jacksonville.
The steakhouse is located at 101 E. Bay St. and has been under construction since May 2015. Jacques Klempf, co-founder and partner in Forking Amazing restaurants, has spent over $6.5 million into bringing the old Bostwick building back to life, a project that Jacksonville officials and residents alike have been eager to see come to reality.
Many details of this Renaissance Revival landmark have been restored to their original glory with support from the Downtown Investment Authority and the City of Jacksonville’s Historic Preservation Trust Fund. Restored elements include the historic arched windows, exterior bricks, metal cornice, and 300-year-old heart of pine lumber that is seen throughout the building today.
Their menu will feature prime steaks, fresh seafood and from-scratch sides along with mouth watering desserts and their hours of operations are as follows.
Monday - Thursday: 11am-10pm
Sunday: 3pm-9pm... [Read More]
Avondale Second Thursday Art Walk may be best new thing to happen in Riverside
Save the date and make plans to explore the Avondale Art Walk produced by 904 Happy Hour in historic Riverside. The monthly event takes place every second Thursday from 5pm - 9pm in the The Shoppes of Avondale shopping district. The art walk is family friendly and free for all to attend. The next event is coming up on Thursday, November 9th and will be feature a pet costume contest as well as local Pet vendors and organizations.
Visitors and art lovers will be able to browse over 70+ local artists & makers every month plus locally owned shops, boutiques & retail establishments in the shopping district will have extended hours. Besides the art and entertainment, indulge at some of North Florida's most popular & top rated dining destinations, cafe's and dessert shops located within Jacksonville's oldest historic districts.
For event info and updates, visit AvondaleArtWalk.com For artist, vendor and sponsorship inquiries, please email Events@904HappyHour.com... [Read More]
SEC Nation coming to Jacksonville this Saturday, October 28 for Florida vs Georgia 2017
The SEC Network’s traveling pregame show, SEC Nation Presented by AT&T, will head to Jacksonville this Saturday, October 28 for the annual showdown between the Florida Gators and the undefeated Georgia Bulldogs. Airing live from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. ET on the banks of the St. Johns River in Met Park 2, the show will delve into the storylines of Southeastern Conference football before the Gators and the Dawgs face off at EverBank Field at 3:30 p.m. ET.
The show includes live reports, analysis and features surrounding the world of SEC football, as well as special appearances from hometown favorites throughout the season. Laura Rutledge hosts the traveling pregame show, navigating the Saturday morning conversations with analysts Tim Tebow, Marcus Spears and Paul Finebaum, along with reporter Lauren Sisler. This is SEC Nation’s second stint in Jacksonville for the World’s Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party, and marks the Gators’ 12th and the Dawgs’ ninth appearance on the show, respectively. In addition to the live show Saturday, the Met Park 2 set at Fan Fest will play host Friday to The Paul Finebaum Show, which airs from 2-3 p.m. ET on ESPN2 and 3-7 p.m. ET on SEC Network. Fans are invited to catch all five hours of #Finebau... [Read More]
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]
Articles - Sports
Articles - Food
Articles - Entertainment
Florida / Georgia Festivities at the Jacksonville Landing
JACKSONVILLE, Fl – The Jacksonville Landing welcomes The University of Florida and The University of Georgia fans for a weekend celebration surrounding one of the most infamous rivalry football games. The Landing has scheduled a variety of entertainment to appeal to fans of all ages throughout the property.
Activities are scheduled to take place on Hogan Street, in The Landing’s Courtyard and inside various Landing restaurants and nightclub. The complete schedule for this year’s Florida – Georgia Celebration weekend is as follows:
Thursday, October 31
1) North Florida’s Biggest Halloween Party 7 p.m. – Midnight Kick off FL/GA weekend on the river featuring live music on the Riverfront Courtyard Stage by Radio 80, giveaways, drink specials and a costume contest with a $1,000 cash prize.
2) DJ Marco at Fionn MacCool’s 9 p.m.
3) Thomas Rhett live in concert at Mavericks. Doors open at 6 p.m.
Friday, November 1
1) DJ Capone and Company with host Chris Cantillo in the Courtyard 7 p.m. – 1:30 a.m.
2) Live music by Grimm White Steed playing the... [Read More]
10/24 - 10/27 - Events This Weekend - The Best of the Best
There are lots of events happening around Jacksonville this weekend. Heres our top picks.
Cocktails for a Cause Happy Hour
Times: 6:30p – 8:30p
Location: Sheraton Jacksonville
Ladies Night @ Taste Food Studio
Times: 10:00p – 2:00a - Open Bar for ladies 10-12
Location: Taste Food Studio in Tinseltown
Times: 10:00p – 2:00a
Location: Whisky River
70s/80s Halloween Bash benefiting Girl Scouts of Gateway Council
Times: 7:00p – 11:00p
Location: University Club Downtown Jacksonville
2nd Annual Blue Ball
Times: 10:00p – 2:00a
Location Shim Sham Room
Walk of the Dead Bar Crawl
Times 9:00p – 2:00a - Registration: 8:00p – 11:00p
Trike – A – Thon benefitting St. Jude
Times: 2:00p – 5:00p
Location: T’s Learning Center – 11761 Beach Blvd
... [Read More]
Huge Pre Halloween Bar Crawl @ The Towncenter This Saturday
Jacksonville FL - This Saturday, October 26th @ The Town Center will be a huge bar crawl. The Bar Crawl, presented by 904 Happy Hour will jump between Blackfinn, Whisky River @ Suite. There will be a $1,000 costume contest and much more.
Tickets online cost $10 and $15 the day of.
Tickets include: 3 free shots, free cover, discounted drink specials and much more.
Tickets can be purchases at: http://904happyhour.com/event+tickets.php
Any other questions, please call 904 310 0057... [Read More]
Events This Weekend - The Best of the Best
Ladies Night - Every Thursday @ Taste - Tinseltown Location: Tase Food Studio in Tinseltown Time 9-close Ladies Drink Free from 10-12
Southern Womans Show - All Weekend Location: Prime Osborne Four days of shopping, fashion shows, celebrity appearances, food sampling, pampering and more
North Beach Art Walk Location: North Beaches Town Center - Neptune Beach Time 5-9 Local art, food and entertainers will be at every block. come out and enjoy the great weather and awesome local art
Chive Party @ Whisky River Location: Whisky River Time 9-close Wear Chive gear for a free drink; there will be a raffle, live dj and much more
Best Buddies Casino Night - Bet On Friendship Location: Sawgrass Marriott Time 9-close Hors D' Vors, Raffle, Silent Auction, Casion Games, Open Bar Benefitting Best Buddies
The Lumineers With Dr. Dog & Nathaniel Rateliff Location: St Augustine Ampitheatre Time Gates: 5:45 Show Starts 6:45
Monster Mash Dash 5k Location: Jax Fairgrounds Time 6mp
Susan G Kohmen - Run For The Cure Location: Metro Park Time 6am-11am
5th Annual Fish & Chips Billfish Tour... [Read More]
Mama Mia Is Back In Jacksonville
MAMMA MIA! is the ultimate feel-good show that has audiences coming back again and again to relive the thrill. Now it’s your turn to have the time of your life at this smash-hit musical that combines ABBA’s greatest hits, including “Dancing Queen,” “S.O.S.,” “Super Trouper,” “Take A Chance on Me” and “The Winner Takes It All,” with an enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship.
Whether it’s your first visit or your fourteenth, see the show that has the whole world coming back for more, because every time feels like the first time at MAMMA MIA!.
Event Dates & Times:
Friday, October 18 – 8:00pm
Saturday, October 19 – 2:00pm & 8:00pm
For tickets and more information, visit artistseriesjax.org.... [Read More]
Articles - Community
Articles - Local News