12 Days of Only In Jax Experiences

Give the gift of an #onlyinjax experience this holiday season. We will be revealing each day an #onlyinjax gift idea!

Day 1:

Get on JAX waters! You don’t need a boat of your own, just tag along on one of these local tours and explore the St. Johns River, the Intracoastal Waterway and our beaches. Give the gift this holiday season of a water tour experience!

Day 2:

Jacksonville’s sports scene is a must for any true fanatic. Give the gift of tickets to any of the upcoming events!

Jacksonville Giants-Catch a fun and action-packed game starting at as low as $10.

TaxSlayer Gator Bowl- It's time to cheer on NC State and Texas A&M as they battle it out at the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl at TIAA bank field on Monday, Dec. 31.

March Madness Tickets-The Road to the Final Four stops in Jacksonville, Florida - March 21 & 23, 2019 - at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena when Jacksonville University hosts the First and Second Rounds of the NCAA March Madness Tournament.

Jacksonville Icemen-The Icemen games are an entertaining, family-friendly experience. Every seat in the arena is a good one and the team puts on various theme nights including Marvel Super Hero Night, Bike Night, Guns & Hoses Night, Star Wars Night and more!

Day 3:

Support our local breweries! Buy a gift card, merchandise or tour ticket at one of the #JaxAleTrail participating breweries. Then hit the Jax Ale trail with the passport to win cool prizes.

Intuition Beer Flight

Day 4:

Jacksonville is home to more than a dozen museums filled with interactive exhibits, world-class art and hours of fun. From arts, to history, to science and everything in between, we guarantee you will learn something new at our many museums year-round! Give the #onlyinjax experience gift with an annual membership pass to one of our museums.

moca jacksonville art of the brain

Day 5:

Surf's up! Recently ranked one of the Best Surf Cities in the World by Surfline, Jacksonville is the perfect place to try surfing. Give the gift of a surf lesson from Jax Surf & Paddle or Saltwater Cowgirls this holiday season.

Day 6:

The performing arts scene is all around Jacksonville. Whether you are looking to see the latest Broadway play or catch a concert, we've got something for every audience! Give the gift of tickets to an upcoming event!

Alhambra Theatre

Daily’s Place

Florida Theatre

Ritz Theatre

TIAA Bankfield

Times Union Center

Theatre Jacksonville

Veterans Memorial Arena

Day 7:

Jacksonville offers shopping districts and options for any taste. Shop local this holiday season and support those small Jacksonville businesses!

Riverside Arts Market shopping experience

Day 8:

Give the gift of an #onlyinJax camping experience. Get away from it all by camping beachside and enjoying Florida's natural beauty. Prepare for this trip by purchasing camping supplies for your holiday gifts at REI, Dicks Sporting Goods, Sports Academy and Black Creek Outfitters.

tent camping

Day 9:

Purchase the gift of a charter trip to fish with the Pros in Jax! This is a perfect gift for those wanting to have a great time on our waters.

Day 10:

Looking for a fun way to explore the city with the help of a guide? Give the gift of an #onlyinjax experience with a tour! Hop on a Go Tuk’n and explore JAX beach or learn about the history of downtown on a walking tour from AdLib Luxury Tours. To view a list of all tours companies, click here!

Day 11:

Give the gift of an #onlyinjax experience with the fun and unique classes offered around the city! Choose from one of the many candy making classes at Sweet Pete's or craft away at the DIY workshop at Creative Grain. Below is a list of more classes offered.

Creative Grain

Sweet Pete’s

Painting with a Twist

The Studios at Florida School of Holistic Health

Day 12:

Get those taste buds ready for a delicious experience. Give the gift of a #onlyinjax dining experience. Dining options in Northeast Florida range from upscale bistros to down-home fish camps. Check out some recent articles highlighting Jacksonville restaurants!

5 great places to eat if you're visiting Jacksonville

Golden Spoons Awards

Golden Spoons-Best New Restaurants

Golden Spoons-Hall of Fame

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