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Easter is only a few days away! That means that it’s time to make plans, find a delicious brunch location or festive event for the whole family to enjoy. #DTJax has plenty of family-friendly options to celebrate the holiday and make lasting memories.

Easter Sunday Brunch at NOLA MOCA | 333 N. Laura St.

From 11:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m., brunch will include a buffet of fresh salad greens, pastries and an entree from the menu. Cost of tickets also includes admission into MOCA’s art galleries. You can call to make a reservation at 904-224-0113 and purchase your ticket here.




Easter Brunch Buffet at River City Brewing | 835 Museum Circle

River City Brewing will be holding their Easter Sunday Brunch from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. They will be offering a breakfast station, a seafood station, a cold station with fruits and veggies, a carving station, hot entrees and assorted desserts. You can find more information by visiting their website and make reservations by calling 904-398-2299.


Easter Bash at Sweet Pete’s Candy | 400 N Hogan St.

Sweet Pete’s highly anticipated Easter Bash has been extended another day! Easter Bash Day 2 will commence on March 30 from 3:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Activities will include an appearance from the Easter Bunny, story time with Mother Goose, marshmallow decoration, style crafts and taffy pulls. You can purchase tickets here.



Other Tasty Options


Bay Street Bar and Grill | 119 E Bay St.
Bay Street Bar and Grill opens at 1:00 p.m. and offers a laid-back atmosphere with traditional pub meal options, plus some choices that lean more toward fine dining for a fantastic dinner.

Breezy Jazz Club | 119 W Adams St.
“Jacksonville’s Coolest Breeze” is open from 12 to 4 p.m. for Sunday brunch, serving up a unique atmosphere full of music and delicious tastes.

Juliette’s Bistro (inside the Omni Hotel) | 245 Water St.
Juliette’s Bistro is open from 11-2 for Sunday brunch! Enjoy a variety of brunch favorites including southern-style plates like chicken and waffles, and bottomless mimosas.

You can also check out our latest blog post that lists many unique chocolatiers around #DTJax that also offer yummy and festive Easter treats!

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St. Patrick's Day - Blog

Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! Looking for a good way to celebrate? Here’s a list of events happening this St. Patrick’s Day in Downtown!



Ball-N-Brawl: St. Patrick’s Day Edition at Bay Street Bar & Grille | March 17

NOVAteam Entertainment will host the 3rd “Ball-N-Brawl” installment of 2018. Start off St. Patty’s Day with some good drinks, good games, and good company at Bay Street Bar & Grille. The night includes $10 entry, $10 tournament fee with one free drink included, and games all night!

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration at Fionn MacCool’s Irish Pub & Restaurant | March 17

Party all day long at Fionn MacCool’s at The Jacksonville Landing! From 9 a.m. until midnight, enjoy live music, food and drink specials, shamrocks and shenanigans!

St. Patrick’s Day Food Truck Takeover at Hemming Park | March 17

Jax Food Truck Food Court and Friends of Hemming Park team up to present the Second Annual St Patrick’s Day Takeover! Join on March 17 for Jacksonville’s most delicious St. Patrick’s Day party, with cold beer and premiere food trucks serving up all your favorite foods. This event is kid and pet friendly.

St. Patrick’s Day Specials at The Volstead | March 17

Give your St. Paddy’s Day a little twist at The Volstead! Enjoy live music by The Rub form 9PM-12AM and drink specials: Screen Shot 2018-03-13 at 12.00.27 PM

  • $5 Jameson
  • $5 Sexton
  • $6 Irish Car Bombs
  • $6 Irish Mule
  • $8 Tullamore DEW XO Rum Cask Finish Irish Old Fashioned

Southbank Saturday’s with Neil Harris at River City Brewing Company | March 17

Dance the night away at River City Brewing for this special St. Patrick’s Day edition of Southbank Saturday’s! Enjoy drink specials and music from Neil Harris from 7:30pm to 11:30 at this late night dance event.

yappy-st-997794960St. “Paw”ty’s Day at The Landing | March 18

Enjoy festive drinks and treats, raffles, and activities to keep you and the pup busy at The Jacksonville Landing! Dress your pooch in their best GREEN attire to take home the title of “King or Queen of Green”. Plus, sign up for the beer drinking contest (dog and owners), pups will drink Bowser Beer and parents will drink green beer! Also, there will be a coin toss to win a pot of gold!