Events

3rd Annual Craft & Import Beer Festival Coming Friday, May 20th

The 3rd Annual Jacksonville Craft and Import Beer Festival will be held Friday, May 20th at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. An even more impressive selection of American craft beers and imported beers from around the world will be available to be sampled by purchasing a general admission ticket for $30.00. All patrons  will also enable you to enjoy the tastes of over 20 local restaurants including European Street, Carrabba’s, Publix Aprons, Moe’s Southwest Grill, Lynch’s, and North Beach Bistro, just to name a few. They will be serving up great food to pair with the wide selection of beer samples throughout the evening.

FNFCG CARAVAN to the Clara White Mission Training Center & Garden

On Saturday, May 14th 2011, Clara White Mission Training Center & Garden will open its doors to the public and community gardeners. All are invited to come and tour the LaVilla Organic Garden and Clara White Mission Training Center.  Enjoy a tasting from the gardens provided by the Clara White Culinary Arts center.

13th Annual Guns N’ Hoses Set to Raise Money for Local Charities Tomorrow

The Fraternal Order of Police Foundation is pleased to announce the 13th Annual Guns N’ Hoses Fight Night event to raise funds for local charities.

The event will be held tomorrow, April 16, 2011, at The Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena.  Bell time is 6:30PM.

Belk Charity Event and a Good Reason to Go Shopping!

Belk Spring Charity Sale - Belk will hold its annual Spring Charity Sale this Saturday morning at 6:00 a.m. to benefit local charities, schools and nonprofit organizations throughout the company’s 16-state market area.

A $5 charitable donation gains customers admission to a private sale with merchandise discounts ranging from an extra 20 to 70 percent off on items throughout the store, including special savings on rarely discounted brands. Customers will also receive $5 off their first purchase of $5 or more at the event, and Belk cardholders will receive double Rewards points (and Belk Elite cardholders, triple Rewards points) for card purchases.

Belk Charity Event and a Good Reason to Go Shopping!

Belk Spring Charity Sale - Belk will hold its annual Spring Charity Sale this Saturday morning at 6:00 a.m. to benefit local charities, schools and nonprofit organizations throughout the company’s 16-state market area.

A $5 charitable donation gains customers admission to a private sale with merchandise discounts ranging from an extra 20 to 70 percent off on items throughout the store, including special savings on rarely discounted brands. Customers will also receive $5 off their first purchase of $5 or more at the event, and Belk cardholders will receive double Rewards points (and Belk Elite cardholders, triple Rewards points) for card purchases.

Real$ense Prosperity Campaign Hosts "Tax Blitz Day"

Real$ense Prosperity Campaign, an initiative of United Way of Northeast Florida, will host Tax Blitz Day on Friday, April 15, 2011 from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Gateway WorkSource located at 5000-2 Norwood Avenue in Jacksonville. For Northeast Florida residents who have not yet filed a 2010 income tax return, there is still time and thanks to Real$ense, the Internal Revenue Service and partners, there is also help, free of charge.

Donate Life Day at The Jacksonville Landing, April 23rd

Nearly 4,000 individuals are awaiting a lifesaving organ transplant in the state of Florida.  You have the power to save lives! April is National Donate Life Month and the Jacksonville community will have the opportunity to celebrate the gift of life and also register to be an organ, eye and tissue donor at the annual Donate Life Day Celebration on Saturday, April 23, from 3 to11 p.m.