#DTJax Weekly Update: Sept. 8 – Sept. 14

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.


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Things To Do Downtown

Arts + Culture

Sept. 10: Avery Lawrence: Live in Jacksonville Reception

Sept. 12: Riverside Arts Market: Fall Arf Barket

Sept. 12: Vagabond Flea Market

Sept. 13: Silent Sundays: A Buster Keaton Festival


Live Music + Nightlife


Family Fun


Sports + Fitness



Business and NetworkingSept. 12: Marketing Our Businesses Festival




  • 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


Score big with The Elbow Tailgate Sept. 20  
The Elbow, DVI and the Jaguars are joining forces on 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!)
  • Shuttle rides between The Elbow and EverBank Field
  • Free parking at the Yates Garage
  • Nonstop drink specials throughout The Elbow

Reserve your seat today at Go Jags!

Prost! Oktoberfest @ Art Walk returns Oct. 7

DVI is excited to announce 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