#DTJax Weekly Update: November 8-14, 2022

Instagram of the Week

Have you had a chance to stop by and admire the newest additions to the murals at Corkscrew Park? David Nackashi has recently completed the final stage of the Cowford murals, located underneath the Acosta Bridge, which can now be seen while driving in to #DTJax.

Use the hashtag #DTJax for a chance to be featured as the next Instagram of the Week.

New and Noteworthy

Jacksonville’s Longest Table

The Jacksonville Chamber’s most beloved event is returning this November to #DTJax. Save the date for Wednesday, Nov. 16 to build and strengthen relationships with those in your community from zip codes that differ from your own.

Next Week: Third Thursday Sip & Stroll Presented by PNC

Join us on Nov. 17 for Happy Hour on the Southbank. Stroll alongside the St. Johns River and enjoy live music, food vendors and bars. Plus, stick around afterwards for free Silent Disco at the DoubleTree pool deck. Learn More.

Be “JAX Ready”
for Tropical Storm Nicole

Stay in the know with weather updates, evacuation plans and more. In preparation for Tropical Storm Nicole, Jaxsons are encouraged to download the “Jax Ready” app, available in the Google Play and Apple App Store. Learn More.

Holiday Market and Movie Night

Mark your calendars for Nov. 18 and make plans to swing by Ruby Beach Brewing! They will be hosting local vendors for holiday shopping, and will also have a family-friendly movie on the lawn. Learn More. 

State of Downtown 2022

Each year, Downtown Vision tracks and analyzes key indicators of urban revitalization in Downtown Jacksonville, such as development and investment, residential demand, office market and employment base, transportation enhancements and tourism health. Learn More & View the Report.

#DTJax Development Updates

Stowe: JEA to start move to new Downtown HQ in December

Southerly at SouthBank apartments sold for $57.7 million

Upcoming #DTJax Events

Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience
Now until February 2023!
NoCo Center

Immerse yourself in some of Van Gogh’s most notable masterpieces. Beyond Van Gogh is a rich and unique multimedia experience, taking the viewer on a journey through over 300 iconic artworks. Learn More.

11th Annual Salute to
Veterans Run

November 12 at 8 a.m.
Downtown Jacksonville

The Salute to Veterans Run (S2VR) Run/Walk has become a Jacksonville time honored tradition and is the longest running Veterans Day 5K in Jacksonville.

Light the Night Walk
November 10 at 6-9 p.m.
@ Downtown Jacksonville

Join the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society for the Light the Night Walk, happening Nov. 10 in Downtown Jacksonville. Gather with your community to celebrate, honor and raise awareness for those touched by blood-related cancers. Register and Learn More.

The Greater Jacksonville Agricultural Fair
Now Until November 13
Jacksonville Fairgrounds

Mark your calendars and save the dates for the return of the Greater Jacksonville Agricultural Fair to #DTJax. During Nov. 3rd-13th, enjoy live music, daily entertainment, your favorite Fair foods and treats, rides, games and more!

Riverside Arts Market

Every Saturday, under the Fuller Warren Bridge, enjoy a beautiful outdoor market. Shop local produce, handmade goods and dine at your favorite food trucks.
Check out this week’s line-up!

James Weldon Johnson Park

Don’t miss out on all of the events going on in the park this month, including lunchtime musical performances and weekend festivals! View the schedule.

See More Events

Get Involved

Activating Jacksonville’s Riverfront

The Jessie Ball duPont Fund is helping to convene a series of conversations about how best to activate our city’s downtown waterfront for the benefit of all of our residents and visitors. Visit their page to learn more.

1st Downtown Jacksonville: The Future of the Shipyards 

1st DownTown Jacksonville is a platform created to help communicate, advocate and unite supporters who share the same passion for Downtown. Check out their website to learn about plans for The Shipyards, a path toward the Stadium of the Future and community investment by the Jaguars and Iguana Investments.

Updates from Downtown Vision

Visit our blog!

Stay up to date with what’s going on Downtown and learn more about what makes #DTJax an incredible place to live, work, visit and invest! Recent blogs:

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