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New and Noteworthy
New Seafood Spot Opens in #DTJax
Scooter Safety Event This Saturday
Saturday April 10th from 2-4:30 p.m., visit James Weldon Johnson Park to learn more about scooter safety from Helbiz, Blue Duck, SPIN, LINK and JSO. Pick up a free helmet while you’re there! Learn more about the scooter program.
Jacksonville Library Celebrates Success in a Changing World
It’s National Library Week, and the Jacksonville Public Library is showcasing how they have pivoted their operations and programming during the pandemic. Learn more and show your support this week by tagging @jaxlibrary and using #NationalLibraryWeek.
Community Clean Up in the Cathedral District
The Jax River Jams Concert Series Presented by VyStar Credit Union starts this Thursday at the scenic Riverfront Plaza (former site of the Jacksonville Landing). Plus, enjoy the VyStar Community Corner – Small Business & Artist Market and local food and drink favorites. This free outdoor event will be held in accordance with CDC guidelines. Masks are required when unable to social distance.
April 8: Country Singer-Songwriter Chase Rice
With local opener Firewater Tent Revival
April 15: Punk Pop band New Found Glory
With local opener Universal Green
April 22: Hip Hop artists and Jacksonville natives Quad City DJ’s
With local opener LPT
April 29: Rock band Sugar Ray
With local opener Honey Hounds
We are seeking volunteers! Enjoy live music and help us bring vibrancy and community to Downtown Jacksonville! Apply now.
Scooters in Downtown Jacksonville
The City of Jacksonville launched a one-year pilot program for e-scooters. Rent electric scooters via smartphone apps including Blue Duck, Helbiz, LINK and SPIN. $1 activates the scooter and it’s approximately $.30 per minute.
The Dockless Mobility Zone boundary encompasses much of the central core, extending east to TIAA Bank Field and west to the Duval County Courthouse. Scooters can be rented and dropped off at 35 designated, geofenced corrals. Learn more.
Give the Gift of the Downtown Experience
Check out the #DTJax e-Gift Card – good at 30 of your favorite #DTJax businesses and counting! Purchase for friends, family or colleagues and invite them to enjoy the best in Downtown dining, shopping and entertainment.
These digital gift cards can be purchased at dtjaxegiftcard.com, anytime, anywhere and for any amount between $5 and $250. They can be used multiple times at multiple participating locations and the balance is always available on your smartphone.
Upcoming #DTJax Events
The Boss of the Sauce is a 3-Day BBQ festival and competition, hosting teams from around the country and serving up delicious BBQ favorites. Visit their website to learn more.
Art Heist Experience
April 13-May 2, 2021
@ Downtown Jacksonville
FSCJ Artist Series is bringing the Art Heist Experience to #DTJax April 13-May 2. This is a true crime outdoor walking show where socially distanced groups move through five walkable locations nearby the Times-Union Center in Jacksonville to gather clues.
James Weldon Johnson Park
Don’t miss out on all of the events going on in the park this month!
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