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St. Johns River Water Taxi

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Beyond the majestic skyline of Downtown Jacksonville you'll find quaint riverfront streets, lined with boutiques and sidewalk cafes. You'll find bustling business districts with shopping malls and upscale dining. And of course, Jacksonville Learn More

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Jacksonville Beach

Pedal or paddle your way through our waterways. Diverse waterways are Jacksonville's most defining element

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Romantic Getaway

PICTURED: RECHARGE YOUR ROMANTIC SIDE

The warm, Florida weather of Jacksonville and her beaches creates the perfect setting for a couple?s getaway. Inspiration for romance is offered around every corner?what better way to get in the sensual spirit than by dining on the most exquisite cui Learn More

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Explore The Outdoors

As home to the largest urban park system in the country, Jacksonville is proud of its green spaces. With over 111,000 acres of parks in the city, there are plenty of ways to leave the urban city behind and take advantage of the natural scenery and re Learn More

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Jacksonville Is Perfect For Families

THERE IS SO MUCH TO DO FOR ALL AGES IN JACKSONVILLE!

Northeast Florida has the attractions for kids of all ages to make any family or multi-generational vacation complete. Enjoy time together while looking for an adventure or discovering something new with the kids.

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Get to know Visit Jacksonville! The official travel information resource for the Jacksonville area puts all the information you need about Jacksonville and the beaches right at your fingertips.

Find details about the rich History of Jacksonville, from its quiet beginnings as a Native American settlement to its transformation into one of the country's hottest vacation destinations. Stump your friends and loved ones with Jacksonville trivia! Keep them guessing with our quirky Fast Facts featuring all kinds of off-the-wall tidbits about the history of our amazing city.When you arrive in Jacksonville, stop by our offices for a warm welcome and plenty of information and resources! Locate Visitor Information Centers throughout the Jacksonville area, which keep you in the know and your vacation on track while you're exploring our great city. Get in touch with Area Services that help take the guesswork out of everything from finding that perfect vendor to relocating to one of our amazing neighborhoods.

In November 2007, the Jacksonville & the Beaches Convention and Visitors Bureau announced its new name, Visit Jacksonville, to 300 tourism partners, media and local business, political and community leaders. Visit Jacksonville presented this video to announce the launch:


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  • Apr
    24
    2014

    Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary

    It’s Time to Eat at Catty Shack Ranch!

    Event begins on
    Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 1:30 pm
    Event time: 2 hour(s)

    Day Tours:
    Enjoy a leisurely stroll of our sanctuary and meet all the residents (Siberian tigers, lions, cougars, spotted and black

    Details
  • Apr
    25
    2014

    The Jacksonville Landing

    Jacksonville Landing Market

    Event begins on
    Friday, April 25, 2014 at 10:00 am
    Event time: 4 hour(s)

    The Jacksonville Landing Friday Market takes place every Friday from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Market area on the first floor of The

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  • Apr
    25
    2014

    Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

    World Penguin Day

    Event begins on
    Friday, April 25, 2014 at 10:00 am
    Event time: 4 hour(s)

    Join the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Zoo’s Tuxedo Coast exhibit to celebrate World Penguin Day! Details
  • Apr
    26
    2014

    Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens

    Earth Day - Party for the Planet

    Event begins on
    Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 10:00 am
    Event time: 6 hour(s)

    Celebrate Earth Day at Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens’ Party for the Planet! From 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., guests can learn how to take care of Details
  • May
    03
    2014

    Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens

    Hats Off Hustle 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run at the Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens

    Event begins on
    Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 8:00 am
    Event time: 2 hour(s)

    Child Guidance Center will host their 2nd Annual Hats Off Hustle 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run through the Zoo. Every runner will receive a t-

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  • May
    03
    2014

    Downtown Riverwalk directly behind the Times-Union Center for Performing Arts

    Community First Saturdays

    Event begins on
    Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 12:00 am
    Event time: 0 hour(s)

    The Saturday events will feature family-friendly activities in Downtown Jacksonville. Enjoy the St. Johns River and participate in

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  • May
    07
    2014

    Downtown Core

    First Wednesday Art Walk

    Event begins on
    Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 5:00 pm
    Event time: 4 hour(s)

    Produced by Downtown Vision, Inc., First Wednesday Art Walk is a free, self-guided tour that combines astounding visual and live art,

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  • May
    17
    2014

    Metropolitan Park

    Rive City Eco Fest

    Event begins on
    Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 10:00 am
    Event time: 12 hour(s)

    Jacksonville's paddle race taking place downtown on the St. John’s River to benefit the North Florida Land Trust.

    3 Mile and

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  • Apr
    20
    2014

    The Cummer Museum

    One Family: Photographs by Vardi Kahana

    Event begins on
    Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 10:00 am
    Event time: 1 hour(s), 59 minutes


    Location: The Minerva and Raymond K. Mason Gallery

    January 20, 2014-May 11, 2014

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  • Mar
    07
    2014
    Jun
    01
    2014

    World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum & Imax Theater

    Divergent Opens March 20th

    Event begins on
    Friday, March 7, 2014 at 12:00 am

    Tickets go on sale on March 5 for this movie based on Veronica Roth’s No. 1 New York Times best-selling novel. ―Divergent‖ is a Details
  • Apr
    10
    2014
    Jul
    06
    2014

    MOCA Jacksonville

    Project Atrium: One Spark

    Event begins on
    Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 12:00 am

    Project Atrium, MOCA’s bold series, features site-specific and site-sensitive installations by emerging and mid-career artists. The Details
  • Apr
    19
    2014
    Apr
    20
    2014

    Mandarin Community Club

    46th Annual Mandarin Art Festival

    Event begins on
    Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 12:00 am

    The 46th Annual Mandarin Art Festival is up and running with plans for yet another success! Founded and hosted by the Mandarin Community

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  • Apr
    22
    2014

    Downtown Jacksonville

    Jacksonville “Top to Bottom” Walking Tour

    Event begins on
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 10:00 am
    Event time: 13 hour(s), 45 minutes

    Explore Jacksonville from "Top to Bottom" on this entertaining walking tour. Professional tour guides take you along the river, through

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  • Apr
    22
    2014

    Latitude 30

    Trivia Night at Latitude 30

    Event begins on
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:00 pm
    Event time: 2 hour(s)

    Come to Latitude 30 for a trivia experience hosted by DJ Jeff Bell! Bring some friends… Have some fun… Win some Prizes!

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  • Apr
    22
    2014

    Times-Union Center

    Million Dollar Quartet

    Event begins on
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:30 pm
    Event time: 2 hour(s)

    Million Dollar Quartet is the Tony® award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the electrifying true story of the famed recording

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  • Apr
    23
    2014

    Latitude 30 - 10370 Philips Hwy, Jacksonville, FL 32256

    Raise Your Glass for the Fallen at Latitude 30

    Event begins on
    Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 5:00 pm
    Event time: 3 hour(s)

    The Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation (CFPF) will be hosting another “Raise your Glass for the Fallen” event at Latitude 30 Details
  • Apr
    23
    2014

    Times-Union Center

    Million Dollar Quartet

    Event begins on
    Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 7:30 pm
    Event time: 2 hour(s)

    Million Dollar Quartet is the Tony® award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the electrifying true story of the famed recording

    Details
  • Apr
    24
    2014

    Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary

    It’s Time to Eat at Catty Shack Ranch!

    Event begins on
    Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 1:30 pm
    Event time: 2 hour(s)

    Day Tours:
    Enjoy a leisurely stroll of our sanctuary and meet all the residents (Siberian tigers, lions, cougars, spotted and black

    Details
  • Apr
    24
    2014

    Sweet Petes

    Chocolate Truffle Date Nights at Sweet Petes

    Event begins on
    Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 6:30 pm
    Event time: 2 hour(s)

    Chocolate Truffle Classes 20.00 per person. Enjoy one complimentary glass of champagne, learn to make truffles. Take home the recipe and

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  • Apr
    24
    2014

    Times-Union Center

    Million Dollar Quartet

    Event begins on
    Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 7:30 pm
    Event time: 2 hour(s)

    Million Dollar Quartet is the Tony® award-winning Broadway musical, inspired by the electrifying true story of the famed recording Details
  • Apr
    24
    2014

    The Comedy Zone

    Sinbad at the Comedy Zone

    Event begins on
    Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 8:00 pm
    Event time: 1 hour(s), 30 minutes

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  • Apr
    25
    2014

    The Jacksonville Landing

    Jacksonville Landing Market

    Event begins on
    Friday, April 25, 2014 at 10:00 am
    Event time: 4 hour(s)

    The Jacksonville Landing Friday Market takes place every Friday from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Market area on the first floor of The

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