#DTJax Weekly Update: Aug. 25 – Aug. 31

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.


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Things To Do Downtown


icons-nightlifeLive Music + Nightlife

Aug. 27: The Elbow Social

Aug. 28: Tribal Seeds

Aug. 28: Purple Party: A Celebration of Prince

Aug. 28: The Outlaws and Blackhawk



icons-business-networkingBusiness + Networking

Aug. 27: Unearthing the Secrets of Old Homes

Aug. 27: JAMA: Don’t Leave Your Brand Exposed – with Adam Schaffer

Aug. 28: Tech Coast Conference



icons-art-cultureArts + Culture

Aug. 29: The Wiz

Aug. 30: Summer Movie Classics: Dances With Wolves




family-funFamily Fun

Aug. 29: First LEGO League Robotics Kickoff

Aug. 29: Riverside Arts Market: River Ruckus




icons-fitnessSports + Fitness

Aug. 28: Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Detroit Lions

Aug. 29: Lung Force Run/Walk

Aug. 29: Jacksonville Armada vs. San Antonio Scorpions




  • Check out the Events Calendar on our website, which features more than 160 events Downtown this week.
  • From candy classes to karaoke, any given day Downtown, there’s something going on. Check out our Ongoing Events list.



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 News of the Week




 DVI Updates


Score big with The Elbow Tailgate this September 

The Elbow, DVI and the Jaguars are joining forces on Sept. 20 for The Elbow Tailgate, a game-day package providing fans with free parking, transportation, and pre- and post-game tailgating festivities in Downtown’s entertainment district. For as little as $100, fans receive:

  • One ticket to the Jaguars vs. Dolphins game (you choose your seats in select 100s, 200s or 400s levels!)
  • Shuttle rides between The Elbow and EverBank Field
  • Free parking at the Yates Garage
  • Nonstop drink specials throughout The Elbow

Reserve your seat today at Go Jags!

Join us for “The Elbow Social” every Thursday 

Each week, “The Elbow Social” features extended happy hours and drink specials across 10+ venues, accompanied by live music and special programming. For a list of promotions – including exclusive discounts for Downtown employees – visit

Volunteer at Art Walk next Wednesday

Looking for a new – and fun! – volunteer opportunity? We’re recruiting volunteers to help with our “Dog Days of Summer” Art Walk next Wednesday, Sept. 2. Learn more, and sign up to volunteer here.