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Celebrate the 4th of July in #DTJax This Weekend
There are plenty of ways to celebrate the Fourth of July with family and friends this weekend! Check out our blog to see what’s on the agenda, including rooftop views and sunset cruises. Learn more.
Riverfront Plaza Design Competition
Three design firms pitched their concepts to the Downtown Investment Authority last week. If you weren’t able to watch the presentations, you can view them online through the City of Jacksonville’s procurement website. Learn more.
Manifest Distilling New Release Rye
Manifest Distilling presents Calvados Rye, aged in a 225-liter European oak ex-Calvados cask. Calvados is the pinnacle of apple brandy, which leads to a delicious flavor profile. Limited bottles available. Tasting room hours: Wednesday – Saturday from 2-7 p.m. Learn more.
Jax Taco Fest Announced
Taco lovers unite on 9.04 Day to enjoy an action-packed Jax Taco Fest, filled with delicious tacos, boozy margaritas, decadent churros, and tons of family friendly activities. This second annual event will take place at Riverfront Plaza for a beautiful view of the St. Johns River. Learn more.
Don’t Miss These Downtown Events!
We are so excited to see our Downtown Jacksonville events calendar fill with upcoming happenings!
Give the Gift of the Downtown Experience
Check out the #DTJax e-Gift Card – good at 30 of your favorite #DTJax businesses and counting! Purchase for friends, family or colleagues and invite them to enjoy the best in Downtown dining, shopping and entertainment.
These digital gift cards can be purchased at dtjaxegiftcard.com, anytime, anywhere and for any amount between $5 and $250. They can be used multiple times at multiple participating locations and the balance is always available on your smartphone.
Upcoming #DTJax Events
City of Jacksonville 4th of July Fireworks Celebration
July 4th, 5 p.m. Fireworks at 9:45 p.m.
@ Riverfront Plaza
The Downtown Jacksonville celebration at Riverfront Plaza will kick off at 5 p.m. with FREE entertainment including a concert featuring The Bryan Malpass Band and STR8UP, a family fun zone, food trucks and drinks.
Your favorite characters from the hit Fox TV show brought to life live on stage, as well as surprise celebrity hosts, and amazing new performances. Can you guess who’s behind the mask? A mystery celebrity will be unmasked in every city in this can’t-miss spectacular live show for audiences of all ages!
James Weldon Johnson Park
Don’t miss out on all of the events going on in the park this month!
View the schedule!
Updates from Downtown Vision
We are Seeking a Marketing and Events Intern!
Looking to contribute to the Downtown community in a meaningful way through marketing and events? Applications are open for our Fall internship. Please share with anyone you know who may be interested. View the job description.
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