#DTJax Weekly Update: Jan. 5 – Jan. 11

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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.

First Wednesday Art Walk: 150 Years of Hemming 
Join us to party like its 1866 as we go back in time to celebrate the history of #DTJax! Throughout the night, enjoy food and drink specials, live music, a historic photo booth and browse local handmade arts and crafts from all of your favorite artists. See you this Wednesday, January 6th, at 5pm for Art Walk

Downtown Stakeholder’s Meeting
Mark your calendar to join Downtown Vision, Inc. for the next Downtown Stakeholders Meeting. The meeting will be January 26th at 8:30 a.m. in the Ed Ball Building, 1st Floor Training Room at 214 N. Hogan St. Learn what is happening Downtown, including updates and information regarding One Spark 2016!
Happy New Year from DVI!