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Things To Do Downtown
Arts & Culture
- First Wednesday Art Walk
- Art Walk with R. Middleton at Wolf & Cub
- Coming Out Monologue Preview at MOCA Jacksonville
- Murray Hillbilly: Vegan Pizza @ Art Walk at Vagabond Coffee Co. and Bodega
- Reclaimed: Life Beyond the Landfill Opening Reception at Jacksonville Public Library
- The Summer Cypher Series at Hollywood Cuts
- Customer Appreciation Event at Daniel James Salon
- Drink and Draw at MOCA Jacksonville
- Studio Practice Workshop Series: Ceramics with Mark Lester at MOCA Jacksonville
- Puttin’ on the Ritz at The Ritz Theatre and Museum
- Jacksonville Symphony Presents: Season Finale! Mahler 5 at Times-Union Center. Runs through Saturday, June 8.
- A Legacy of Honor and Valor Exhibit at Jacksonville Public Library
- Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestra Performances at Jacksonville Public Library
- Murder Mystery Dinner at Omni Hotel
- Music @ Main Sunday Intermezzo with Lauren Hodges and Jasmine Arakawa at Jacksonville Public Library
- Council Members Public Meeting: Waterways, Core to Coast Trails, The Potential Arlington River Boat House at City Hall
- Sinking Cities: A Discussion at WJCT Studios
- Girls Who Code at Jacksonville Public Library
- P.O.M.E. Poetry Workshop Series at Jacksonville Public Library
- Riverside Arts Market
- Science and History Boat Tours at MOSH
Live Music & Nightlife
- Chocolatefe Da Poet Live at The Cypher at De Real Ting Cafe
- DUVAL is For Lovers at 1904 Music Hall
- Thursday Trivia at Burrito Gallery Downtown
- The Cabaret Hour at The Justice Pub
- Hip Hop & Hookah featuring Dialectable Beats at Spliff’s Gastropub
- Isabella Parole MercyMercy Borromakat at 1904 Music Hall
- We The Plug Presents: Beat the Clock at Myth Nightclub
Sports, Health + Fitness
- Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp vs. Montgomery Biscuits at Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Runs through Tuesday, June 11.
- 40th Annual Run for the Pies 5k at Hemming Park
- Jacksonville Sharks vs. Columbus Lions at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena
- Morning Yoga at Riverside Arts Market
- Splash Bash at Winston YMCA
- Aerial easement for Downtown Hyatt Place hotel moves forward
- Developer says Kings Avenue Station building on Southbank could be 40 stories
- Can Downtown support all the proposed hotels?
- Concert Review: Lionel Richie gets mighty might at Daily’s show
- Florida Theatre ranked state’s “Top Stop” for small halls
- A Look Back: Jacksonville’s Automated Skyway Express
- Art Walk Set to Sizzle in June with Beer Release, Live Music, and More
- Thursday Editorial: Thumbs up to low Downtown crime numbers
- Betterman Conference comes to Jacksonville
Downtown Vision Updates:
Celebrate Summer at Art Walk!
Join us for the 6th Annual Bold City Brewery Summer Sizzle featuring the release of Big John’s Apricot Wheat Ale, available for purchase.
Headquarters at Hemming Park:
The Oasis @ Art Walk:
Kids Zone on Adams Street:
Adams Street Eats:
Fashion show on Laura Street:
Want more? Find out everything going on at June’s Art Walk here.
YMCA Group Workout Classes at Corkscrew Park!
Just in time for the summer fitness crunch, we’re partnering with the Winston Family YMCAand City of Jacksonville to bring you FREE group workouts at The Corkscrew – #DTJax’s new outdoor public gym located on the Northbank Riverwalk in the shade of the Acosta Bridge.
These certified personal trainer-led classes take place each Tuesday at 12:15 p.m. so bring yourself and a friend and get your sweat on. (Bathrooms & water fountain on site.)
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