#DTJax Weekly Update: June 16-22, 2020

Instagram of the Week

Gorgeous sunset view of #DTJax! You can see the red, white and blue lights of the Acosta reflected across the skyline. Photo by @wagoner4america.
Use the hashtag #DTJax for a chance to be featured.

June’s Virtual Art Scroll:

Join us tomorrow, at 12 p.m. and 6 p.m. on the Art Walk Facebook Page for the third installment of Art Scroll for artist interviews, live entertainment and a celebration of Bold City Pride! View the full schedule.

Additional Arts & Culture Events This Week:

Shop Small!

Take a look at our #DTJax Business Updates blog to see which Downtown Jacksonville businesses are open and what services they are currently offering.

Museum of Science and History

The MOSH is now open! Visit their new exhibit, Dinosaurs Across the World. New protocols have been implemented to keep visitors and employees safe. Ticket sales and member reservations are online only.
Visit their website



Bold City Brewery

Bold City Brewery’s Downtown location is now open 7 days a week! Stop in to see your favorite beertenders. Plus, if you come by tomorrow from 6-8 p.m. there will be free beer on us in celebration of our June Art Scroll.
Visit their Facebook


Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day falls on Sunday, June 21, which means it’s time to start brainstorming fun gift ideas. Many small businesses in #DTJax are back open and would love to help you make the holiday extra special. View the blog post for the full list

Shop for a Unique Gift at Wolf & Cub

Now booking private shopping appointments, pick up a gift from Wolf & Cub. Not only is it a safe way to shop, but it’s the perfect spot for all things Father’s Day.

Shop online today



Enjoy a Day on the Water with the St. Johns River Taxi

River Cruises have resumed and are a perfect way to celebrate dad while getting the whole family together!

Book a cruise today



Grab Dinner on the St. Johns River at River City Brewing Company

Delicious eats, incredible drink selections and iconic #DTJax views! River City Brewing Company would love to host your Father’s Day dinner. There will be specials available Father’s Day weekend.

View their menu

4th of July in #DTJax

Join us for the best July 4th Fireworks show on the First Coast! The City of Jacksonville will be lighting the sky in multiple locations across Jacksonville this year, including our very own Downtown celebration. The show will begin at 9:45 p.m.

Learn More




Updates from Downtown Vision

Florida Reopening Phase II:
Florida is now in Phase II of the state-wide reopening plans. Governor DeSantis’ plan, Safe, Smart, Step-by-Step, relaxes more of the measures put in place to slow the spread of COVID-19. Changes Include:

  • Gyms and retail operating at 100% capacity
  • Bars and pubs including those in hotels can open at a 50% capacity
  • Entertainment facilities can open at a 50% capacity
  • Groups are encouraged to limit gatherings to no more than 50

Small Business Support

The Downtown Vision office is closed but the team can be contacted by email.