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FEATURED EVENTS

Dates: 
12/17/2017

Organization:

Jacksonville Symphony

Location:

300 Water Street Suite 200
Jacksonville, FL, 32202
United States

Phone:

(904) 354-5479
Time: 
Friday, December 15 - 8 pm Saturday, December 16 - 2 pm and 8 pm Sunday, December 17- 2 pm

First Coast Nutcracker

Presented by Vystar Credit Union, the First Coast Nutcracker Ballet has been a tradition in North Florida for over 40 years. Experience Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Ballet with the area’s only live orchestra performance.
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Dates: 
01/12/2018
Time: 
7 am - 11 am

Location:

Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center
1000 Water St
Jacksonville, FL, 32204
United States

Phone:

(904) 630-3690

31st Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast

The 31st Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast presented by Florida Blue will feature Mayor Lenny Curry alongside an inspirational keynote speaker.
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Dates: 
12/17/2017
12/21/2017
12/22/2017

Location:

899 Palm Valley Rd
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, 32081
United States

Phone:

888-486-6413
Time: 
5pm-10pm

12 Days of Christmas at the Enchanted Christmas Village

Come enjoy Christmas lights that illuminate the magic of the 2017 season. We have crafts, local vendors, bounce houses, wagon rides through the Enchanted trail, pictures with Santa, yard games and photo op cut outs.
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Dates: 
12/18/2017

Organization:

Jacksonville Symphony

Location:

300 Water Street Suite 200
Jacksonville, FL, 32202
United States

Phone:

(904) 354-5479
Time: 
7 pm

JSYO Holiday Concert

Join the Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestras for their special holiday concert in Jacoby Symphony Hall.
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Dates: 
12/17/2017

Organization:

Jacksonville Symphony

Location:

300 Water Street Suite 200
Jacksonville, FL, 32202
United States

Phone:

(904) 354-5479
Time: 
Saturday, December 16- 8 pm Sunday, December 17- 3 pm

Handel’s Messiah

The greatest story ever told… the most majestic music every conceived. The Jacksonville Symphony and Symphony Chorus present music’s most powerful message of faith in THE Messiah of the season.
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Dates: 
12/17/2017
12/18/2017
12/19/2017

Location:

1801 W International Speedway Blvd
Daytona Beach, FL, 32114
United States

Phone:

(800) 748-7467
Time: 
5 to 10 p.m

Magic of Lights™

During this year’s holiday season, the “World Center of Racing,” the largest lighted sports facility in North America, will transform into a holiday wonderland with the Magic of Lights™. Daytona International Speedway is among seven cities that will host the all-new 1.5-mile long Magic of Lights holiday experience. Beginning Nov. 17 and running every day through Dec. 31st from 5 to 10 p.m., guests will be able to enjoy this new holiday drive-through tradition at Daytona International Speedway. A portion of the proceeds from the Magic of Lights will benefit Florida Hospital Foundation. The experience will include a drive behind the Ticket and Tours building, through the world’s only motorsports stadium and conclude in the Midway display area outside the facility. The Magic of Lights entrance is located at 441 Midway Ave. Daytona Beach, FL.
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Dates: 
12/22/2017
12/26/2017
12/27/2017

Organization:

My Gym Jacksonville

Location:

13770 Beach Blvd Ste 16
Jacksonville, FL, 32224
United States

Phone:

(904) 223-4966
Time: 
half day and full options available, call for details

Winter Camp 2017 at My Gym Jacksonville

My Gym camp is simply the best! Children participate in energizing fitness games, noncompetitive gymnastics, arts and crafts, music and so much more. Each camp program is uniquely designed to keep your children moving and active, as we emphasize physical development and personal success. Our themes and programs change daily, so no two camp days at My Gym are ever the same.
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Dates: 
12/22/2017

Organization:

The Florida Theatre

Location:

128 East Forsyth Street
Jacksonville, FL, 32202
United States

Phone:

904.355.5661
Time: 
7pm

A Charlie Brown Christmas Live!

Join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus, and the rest of the Peanuts gang as they mount a play, save a forlorn little tree, and uncover the true meaning of Christmas.
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Dates: 
12/22/2017

Organization:

Jacksonville Symphony

Location:

300 Water Street Suite 200
Jacksonville, FL, 32202
United States

Phone:

(904) 354-5479
Time: 
7 pm

It's a Wonderful Life with the Jacksonville Symphony

“Some movies can be viewed an indefinite number of times. They improve with familiarity. It’s a Wonderful Life falls into that category.” So said Roger Ebert. See Frank Capra’s and Jimmy Stewart’s favorite film with its wonderful score played live by the Symphony and you’ll see it like never before.
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Dates: 
12/17/2017
12/18/2017
12/19/2017

Location:

225 E. Duval Street
Jacksonville, FL, 32202
United States

Phone:

904.353.1636
Time: 
5:30 until 9:30pm

Downtown Dazzle: An Illumination Celebration

Downtown offices of the JCC will be illuminated with a holiday light display synchronized to recorded songs of the season broadcast on 94.5FM
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Dates: 
12/17/2017
12/18/2017
12/19/2017

Organization:

Jax Illuminations

Location:

Morocco Shrine Center, 3800 St. Johns Bluff Rd. S.
Jacksonville, FL, 32224
United States

Phone:

904-316-5673
Time: 
6 pm - 9:30 pm

Drive Thru Holiday Light Show

Load up the family and tune your car radio to our special radio station. Listen to your favorite holiday tunes as you drive through over Half a Million lights that dance, twinkle and sparkle to the music. The one mile drive thru features two mega trees, a 300 ft tunnel of lights, custom Christmas scenes and much more.
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Dates: 
12/17/2017
12/18/2017
12/19/2017

Location:

1944 Beach Blvd
Jacksonville Beach, FL, 32250
United States

Phone:

(904) 246-4386
Time: 
Various

Jacksonville’s 7th annual WinterFEST

​WinterFEST 2011 - 1st Place Winner of the Jax Boldest Project! ​ Over 1500 people from around Jacksonville voted for WinterFEST!​ ​  THE STORY OF OUR FIRST YEAR Welcome​​​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​​​​to Jacksonville’s 7th annual WinterFEST celebration hosted by Adventure Landing, featuring a spectacular outdoor ice skating rink and ice slide! To make the season extra merry, Adventure Landing is transforming our Shipwreck Island Water Park and wave pool into a cozy Alpine experience complete with ice skating, Blizzard Bluff Village, Crystal Creek Lodge and the Mistletoe Marketplace. Winter​​​​​​​​​​ enthusiasts from around the First Coast will enjoy a host of festivities from ice skating to alpine slides to visits and pictures with Santa. Amidst a host of attractions, visitors can also wind through the snowy village and enjoy window displays and lights galore. You don’t need to leave Jacksonville to enjoy a true winter experience so zip up those parkas and get ready for the frosty chill as Adventure Landing transports you to this charming Alpine event you won’t want to miss!
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Dates: 
12/17/2017
12/18/2017
12/19/2017
Time: 
4:00 PM

Location:

Plaza De La Constitucion
1 King Street
St. Augustine, FL, 32084
United States

Phone:

(904) 209-4211

Nights of Lights

Locals and vacationers from all over join together to watch the City of St. Augustine flip the switch on three million white lights decorating the Plaza and buildings all over historic downtown.
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Dates: 
12/22/2017
12/26/2017
12/27/2017

Organization:

My Gym Jacksonville

Location:

13770 Beach Blvd Ste 16
Jacksonville, FL, 32224
United States

Phone:

(904) 223-4966
Time: 
half day and full options available, call for details

Winter Camp 2017 at My Gym Jacksonville

My Gym camp is simply the best! Children participate in energizing fitness games, noncompetitive gymnastics, arts and crafts, music and so much more. Each camp program is uniquely designed to keep your children moving and active, as we emphasize physical development and personal success. Our themes and programs change daily, so no two camp days at My Gym are ever the same.
Learn More