#DTJax Weekly Update: Sept. 15 – Sept. 21

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Things To Do Downtown


Sports + Fitness 

Business and Networking
Sept. 17: TEDxJacksonville: Out of Your Mind
Sept. 17: Fries With That Wine
Sept. 18: City Year Jacksonville Unity Rally
Sept. 19: Sunshine Challenge and Business Expo
Sept. 19: Toast to the Animals


Arts + Culture
Sept. 17: Jaxsons Night Market
Sept. 19 – Jan. 24: Smoke and Mirrors
Sept. 19: Tango Lovers



Live Music + Nightlife

Family Fun
  • Check out the Events Calendar on our website, which features more than 130 events Downtown this week.
  • From candy classes to karaoke, any given day Downtown, there’s something going on. Check out our Ongoing Events list.


Stories From



 News of the Week



 DVI Updates


THIS WEEKEND: Score big with The Elbow Tailgate
The Elbow, DVI and the Jaguars are joining forces this Sunday, Sept. 20, for The Elbow Tailgate, a game-day package providing fans with free parking, transportation, and pre- and post-game tailgating festivities in Downtown’s entertainment district. For as little as $55, fans receive:
  • One ticket to the Jaguars vs. Dolphins game (you choose your seats in select 100s, 200s or 400s levels!)
  • Free parking at the Yates Garage on Adams Street
  • Shuttle ride to and from the big game
  • Nonstop drink specials throughout The Elbow

Learn more, and reserve your seats today at Already have tickets? Ride the shuttle for only $10 per person. Go Jags!

Prost! Oktoberfest @ Art Walk returns Oct. 7
DVI is excited to present its third-annual Oktoberfest @ Art Walk, a benefit for Downtown’s signature event, First Wednesday Art Walk.Hosted by Curtis Dvorak (former Jaxson de Ville mascot and now First Coast Living correspondent), make plans to grab a frosty stein and toast to great art, music and German culture, all wrapped into one fun-filled, extended Art Walk night Oct. 7, 5 – 10 p.m. Full details coming soon to Meanwhile, let us know we’ll see you there by RSVPing to the Facebook event.

Join us for “The Elbow Social” every Thursday
Each week, “The Elbow Social” features extended happy hours and drink specials across 10+ venues, accompanied by live music and special programming. For a list of promotions – including exclusive discounts for Downtown employees – visit