#DTJax Weekly Update: November 29 – December 5

The following is this week’s issue of the “#DTJax Weekly Update” e-newsletter. To receive this in your email inbox each week, sign-up here.


Instagram of the Week


Photo by: @kat_meredith

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Things To Do Downtown


Dec 2: Ramenfest


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Stories From

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DVI Updates 

#DTJax Gala: River of Dreams!

Save the date for our 2017 #DTJax Gala: River of Dreams. Proceeds will benefit a riverfront activation project.
Date: February 25, 2017
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
For more information on Young Professional and Early Bird tickets, visit here. For more information on sponsorship opportunities, visit here.

Amplified Vol. 2 CD: 



Still available is your free copy of Amplified Vol. 2! Download here. If you want a hard copy for a stocking stuffer, emails us here!

2015 State of Downtown Report:

2015-State-of-Downtown_v3-for-print_lowres_Page_01Downtown Vision, Inc. released an 18-month summary on the state and growth of Downtown Jacksonville. This report provides details on development successes and  announcements, office and employment trends, residential growth, retail mix, arts and culture, tourism, transportation and more. Read the report in it’s entirety on our blog or visit to download the PDF.




DVI Annual Report Available:
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 Have you ever wondered, what exactly does DVI do in a year? Check out our latest Annual Report, which  highlights accomplishments and financial information for fiscal year 2015-2016.

This past year:

  • Our Downtown Clean & Safe Ambassadors logged 22,000 hours to make DTJax clean and Downtown a better place safe.
  • Our produced events drew more than 200,000 people to DTJax creating lively streets and supporting our small businesses.
  • The #DTJax hashtag reach exceeded 24 million people reinforcing Downtown as the City’s unique epicenter for business, history, culture and entertainment.
  • And, our 2015 State of Downtown Report provided developers, investors and realtors with a holistic broad view on the health of DTJax progress occurring in Downtown Jacksonville.
  • We also implemented a number of special projects this year, ranging from the Downtown Parklet Program to the inaugural DTJax Gala celebrating Downtown to The Elbow Entertainment District Marketing Co-Operative.