#DTJax Weekly Update: Dec. 22 – Dec. 28

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


Photo by  @senator_davis 
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Things To Do Downtown



Live Music + Nightlife
Dec. 22: SWIMM



family-funFamily Fun


Arts + Culture 


Sports + Fitness






For a full list of Unity Plaza holiday events, click here.


Check out the Events Calendar on our website, which features more than 60 events Downtown this week.

From candy classes to karaoke, any given day Downtown, there’s something going on. Check out our Ongoing Events list.



Stories From


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 News of the Week



DVI Updates 


We’d Love to Hear From You:

Downtown Vision, Inc.’s Inaugural Gala


Come and celebrate Downtown at DVI’s Urban Oasis Gala Saturday, March 19, 2016! There will be cocktails, dining and dancing – with live music by the Chris Thomas Band – and live and silent auctions all leading up to the Downtown awards. All proceeds from the gala will benefit the Downtown Parklet Program. Khaki and safari attire encouraged.The gala will last from 6:00-10:30 p.m. and take place at the Jacksonville Bank Building, 9th Floor, 100 N. Laura Street. Register today.

The Elbow releases Episode 2 of The Alley Sessions
The Elbow, Downtown Jacksonville’s entertainment district, has launch the second installment of The Alley Sessions, featuring Tambor. The videos are produced in conjunction with DVI and the Downtown Investment Authority to highlight the cultural diversity in Jacksonville’s music scene. Watch the video.