Sip and Stroll

Sip & Stroll Presented by PNC

Third Thursdays
5-8 p.m.
Southbank Riverwalk

Based on the successful 6th Annual #DTJax Gala of the same name, we invite you to stroll the stunning Southbank Riverwalk every Third Thursday of the month. Spanning from the DoubleTree Hotel to The Southbank Hotel, enjoy live music, food vendors, bars and a picnic area – all with a picturesque sunset backdrop. 

 Alcoholic beverages in a branded Sip & Stroll cup are permitted on the Riverwalk during the event and are provided at either one of the Riverwalk bars.

Sip and Stroll is Presented by PNC in Partnership with the Downtown Investment Authority.

 Parking

Paid parking is available at Riverplace Tower’s Visitor Lot (1201 Riverplace Blvd.) and at the Chart House Parking lot (1501 Riverplace Blvd.)

Boats

There is plenty of space available along the Southbank Riverwalk for boats to tie-up and dock during Third Thursday Sip & Stroll. The following docks are recommended:

  • Friendship Fountain dock
  • Riverplace Tower dock
  • Former Dinner Cruise docks (fixed dock for larger vessels, located by Chart House)

    For more information, please view this document.

More Info

Picnic blankets, lawn chairs and dogs on leashes are welcome. Public restrooms are available. Sorry, no bikes, scooters or skateboards.

Walkable locations for dinner and happy hour:
bb’s restaurant and bar
Chart House
Flavors of Thai
Pier 1515 (Southbank Hotel)
Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse
Sake House
Southbank Johnnie’s (Southbank Hotel, bar only)
St. Johns Provision Co. (DoubleTree)
The Southern Grill
Village Bread Cafe

River Taxi and Tours + Tiny Dock Concert

New to May Sip & Stroll, experience a Tiny Dock Concert experience aboard the St Johns River Taxi! Catch the Fire Water Tent Revival grooving and enjoy a floating beer & wine bar on the River Taxi all night long.

DoubleTree Deck

Enjoy specialty cocktails and live music on the DoubleTree Deck during Sip & Stroll each month, while taking in beautiful scenic views of the Downtown Jacksonville skyline.

May Sip & Stroll After Party:

Stop by DoubleTree Deck after Sip & Stroll for a Silent Disco experience  provided by HushHushJax!

Silent Disco will begin at 8 p.m. and headphone rentals will be free for all guests!