The First Coast area is home to an abundance of artists and craftspeople, as well as a burgeoning food truck and bistro scene. Happily, each town and neighborhood in this sprawling region offers a unique mix of homegrown flavors and talents. The best way to sample the variety of sights, sounds and tastes is to cruise one of the many… Read more »
Get your game on! Dave & Buster’s offers half price games from open to close on Wednesdays. If you need a little liquid courage before tackling the game floor, you can oblige your nerves with half price cocktails and $2.50 domestic pints from 4:30 to 7 p.m. If you miss the early happy hour, you’ve got another shot, so to speak,… Read more »
The all-free, all-fabulous Jacksonville Jazz Festival begins this Friday, May 24 and goes through Sunday, May 26, with live performances on multiple stages downtown, including sets by the Yellowjackets, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy and Trombone Shorty. There’s also a new Jazz After Dark feature at participating restaurants and bars on Saturday from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Click here for a full schedule and… Read more »
Old Arlington Inc. is hosting a rededication and celebration of the Matthews Bridge, which opened 60 years ago to connect then-rural Arlington with downtown Jacksonville, this Saturday, April 13, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The free fun includes a classic car motorcade over the bridge and an art show and festival (with free live entertainment) at the old Normal Studios… Read more »
The annual Clay County Philippine Festival will be held April 13 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Orange Park Town Hall, Kingsley and U.S. 17. Admission is free and includes free health screenings, demonstrations, fashion shows, traditional dances and other activities. Vendors will offer authentic dishes for sale.
DeWayne Spaw takes the stage at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. tonight, April 5, at the Clay County Agricultural Fair and again on April 6. Stadium seating for the concert is free with fair admission. Admission is $8 for adults, $5 for seniors and children, free for kids 5 and under.