#DTJax Weekly Update: Dec. 8 – Dec. 14

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

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Things To Do Downtown


Live Music + Nightlife
Dec. 13: Brian Regan


Business and Networking
Dec. 12: MOB Fest



Sports + Fitness



Check out the Events Calendar on our website, which features more than 86 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




 News of the Week


DVI Updates 

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DVI works with Spark District partners to launch

A compact geographic region in the heart of the urban core, The Spark District offers numerous resources and amenities for the growing business, arts and culture community. For more information, visit:
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.
 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.

DVI is hiring a Research & Communications Coordinator
Work closely with DVI’s CEO, Director of Marketing and Director of District Services to oversee DVI’s online presence, track, manage and analyze data and help prepare a range of research reports about Downtown Jacksonville. Learn more about the position here and submit your application and cover letter to