#DTJax Weekly Update: April 24 – April 30, 2018

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


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Things To Do Downtown


Arts & Culture

Family Fun 


Live Music + Nightlife


Sports, Health + Fitness




Get Involved


City Council Meeting

When: Tuesday, April 24 5 p.m.
Where: City Hall, Council Chamber

Learn more here.


ImpactJAX Committee Night

When: Tuesday, April 24 5:30 – 7 p.m.
Where: JAX Chamber

Committee Night is an opportunity for all members and nonmembers to come together and develop meaningful programming for ImpactJAX. We will discuss ways to socialize, serve, and embrace our city as we further develop as emerging leaders. Learn more here.



Volunteer Opportunities: First Wednesday Art Walk
Help us make #ArtWalkJax a success and support Downtown’s signature monthly event! Sign up here.






#DTJax News




New businesses in #DTJax:


Now Open!


FSCJ’s 20West Cafe
20 W. Adams St.



Gili's Kitchen Logo
126 W. Adams St.


Justice Pub logo

The Justice Pub
315 E. Bay St.


Live Bakery

Live Bakery
327 E. Bay St


Coming Soon:


Burlock and Barrel logoBurlock & Barrel Distillery
417 Magnolia St.



Island Girl Cigar Bar Downtown
11 N. Ocean St.



Stories From




DVI Updates:


2016-2017 Annual Report

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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 2016-2017. Read or download the PDF here.

2016-2017 State of Downtown Report

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It’s an exciting time for Downtown Jacksonville. Since the beginning of 2016, Downtown has seen more than $80 million in completed development projects, such as the Winston Family YMCA and Daily’s Place Amphitheater. More than $2 billion in projects are currently under construction or proposed. Read about currently development, employment and residential trends in this 18-month look at the progress in Downtown Jacksonville from January 2016-June 2017. Read or download the PDF here.


2018 Art Walk Sponsorship Opportunities

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Downtown’s signature monthly event, First WednesdayArt Walk attracts 8,000 people each month, spans 15+ blocks with 30+ galleries, museums, cultural venues, restaurants, bars and businesses. In its 14th year, Art Walk celebrates the local art scene by featuring hundreds of artists, performers and live music acts. Be a partner today! Download the kit here.