#DTJax Weekly Update: April 4 – April 10

The following is this week’s issue of the “#DTJax Weekly Update” e-newsletter. To receive this in your email inbox each week, sign-up here.


Instagram of the Week


Tag your Downtown photo #DTJax 
for a chance to be featured.


Things To Do Downtown



Family Fun 


Live Music + Nightlife
April 7: Silento


Sports + Fitness
April 10: Y-Fit Bootcamp


 #DTJax News



Stories From


DVI Updates 


Bike to do your pART at April’s Art Walk!
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Ride your bike out to Art Walk in April as DVI teams up with USGBC to host the Green Lion Festival and bring you the newest ideas in sustainability, social responsibility and the environment from local companies, businesses, and organizations! Learn how to do you pART while enjoying Art Walk’s artists, food trucks, and live music!


2017 Art Walk Sponsorship Opportunities:
Downtown’s signature monthly event, First Wednesday Art Walk attracts 10,000 people each month, spans 15+ blocks with more than 60 galleries, museums, cultural venues, restaurants, bars and businesses. In its 14th year, Art Walk celebrates the local art scene by featuring hundreds of artists, performers and live music acts. Be a partner today! Download the kit here.
Volunteers are needed! Come out and support your favorite businesses and artists and receive some cool perks in return! Sign up here!


Participate in the Do your pART: LED Install Challenge

USGBC graphic


Internship Opportunities:
DVI is looking for summer interns. If you’re a college student in your junior or senior year of college, we want you! Learn more


2015 State of Downtown Report:
2015-State-of-Downtown_v3-for-print_lowres_Page_01Downtown Vision, Inc. released an 18-month summary on the state and growth of Downtown Jacksonville. This report provides details on development successes and  announcements, office and employment trends, residential growth, retail mix, arts and culture, tourism, transportation and more. Read the report in it’s entirety on our blog or visit to download the PDF.


DVI Annual Report Available:
Screen Shot 2016-11-21 at 2.03.20 PMHave you ever wondered, what exactly does DVI do in a year? Check out our latest Annual Report, which  highlights accomplishments and financial information for fiscal year 2015-2016.