Weekend Guide 10+ Things To Do In Jax This Weekend

  • by Sali Salameh
  • May 31, 2021

This weekend in Jax we are welcoming the kickoff of Summer with the month of June, with lots of exciting events including our very own Brunch and Bloody Mary Festival! Don't miss out on all the fun activities happening in the 904 this weekend, and don't forget to tag us on all your adventures @904happyhour and #904happyhour. 

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Jax Brunch & Bloody Mary Festival

When: Sunday, 10am – 5pm

Where: Historic Riverside under the Fuller Warren Bridge

Jax Brunch Fest is happening! Attendees can look forward to brunch cuisine from 10+ local restaurants & food trucks, mimosa & Bloody Mary stations, vendors + makers, art installations, LIVE MUSIC & more.

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Music Under the Lights 

When: Thursday, 6:30 – 9:30pm

Where: Markets at Town Center

Don’t miss a POP-UP CONCERT by Honey Hounds Duo under the lights in front of Coopers Hawk & Palmetto Moon! There will be food from Prati Italia, beverage stations, seating, and more! Admission is free and the event is family-friendly!

Illumizoo Summer Spectacle

When: June 4 – August 27 

Where: Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens 

Come summer, when the days are long and hot, cool nights at the Zoo are now home to an incredible scattering of illuminations. An amazing spatial of color, IllumiZoo Summer Spectacle promises to transcend from sleepy wildlife to a fantasy landscape of nature drenched with rich lighting.

Sunset Garden Picnics 

When: Friday, 5:30 – 9:00pm

Where: Cummer Museum 

This weekly event allows for an opportunity to relax in the beautiful riverfront gardens and enjoy a picnic provided by the Cummer Café.

First Friday Art Walk 

When: Friday, 5 – 9pm 

Where: Art Galleries of St. Augustine 

Join the Art Galleries of St. Augustine the first Friday of every month. New exhibits, refreshments, and live music!

 Summer Kick Off Reggae Style! 

When: Saturday, 3pm

Where: Ortega River 

Kick off the summer on the water with Jahmen Reggae Band!Bring your pod, your picnic, and your smiles by boat, kayak, or River Taxi to the Tiny Dock. All proceeds after expenses will benefit St. Johns Riverkeeper. Free event, but ticket donations welcome!

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Jax Veg Fest 

When: Saturday, 10am – 4pm

Where: Riverside Park 

A local grassroots festival devoted to environmental awareness, animal advocacy, and education, and all things vegan and vegetarian! 

Palm Court Chamber Orchestra 

When: Thursday, 7 – 8:30pm

Where: Friday Musicale 

Friday Musicale presents the Palm Court Chamber Orchestra as part of their 131st Concert Season.

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Happy Together Tour 

When: Thursday, 8 – 11:30pm

Where: Florida Theatre 

Performing their biggest hits of the 1960s and 1970s, The Turtles, Chuck Negron (formerly of Three Dog Night), The Association, Mark Lindsay, The Vogues and The Cowsills return for the Happy Together Tour 2020.

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First Saturday Brews

When: Saturday, 10am – 3pm

Where: Riverside Arts Market 

First Saturday Brews is back! Bringing back this favorite event featuring a local brewery (to be announced).

Greek Fest to Go! 

When: Friday & Saturday

Where: Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church of St. Augustine

Back by popular demand, immerse yourself in Greek culture and heritage through your taste buds during Greek Fest TO GO!

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Beachwalk Farmers Market 

When: Saturday, 10am – 5pm

Where: Beachwalk 

Join us on the first Saturday of every month for the Beachwalk Farmers Market! Located in the Beachwalk community on CR 210, Enjoy fresh products, music, fun, crafts, and more! This event has 50 plus vendors and food trucks for family enjoyment. Please check your calendar for the first Saturday of the month to join the fun!

Suit Up Trivia Pub Crawl 

When: Saturday, 3 – 9pm

Where: 117 West Duval Street

OVER $10,000 IN PRIZES! SUIT UP TRIVIA PUB CRAWL! VIP Includes Free Shirt, Keychain, Lanyard, Koozie, Cup, & Wristband.

Patty Shack at Main & Six Brewery

When: Saturday, 5 – 8pm

Where: Main & Six Brewing Co.

We will be serving our Patty Melts, Chicken Melts, Tater Tots, and Salads from 5-8. Going low carb? Get your favorite sandwich on a bed of lettuce! Come by and see us! Order online and we'll have it ready when you arrive.

2nd Annual Cars for Cancer Cure Car Show 

When: June 5, 10am – 2pm

Where: 15022 Max Leggett Pkwy

Duval Car Club Cancer Awareness hosting the event! Come out for Food, fun, music, trophies.

Jacksonville’s Caffeine and Gasoline 

When: Saturday, 7 – 10am

Where: Orange Park Mall 

Calling all automotive enthusiasts - this should get your heart racing! Grab a cup of coffee and come out on the first Saturday of each month to show off your vehicle and meet with car lovers of all ages.

Sunflower U-Pick & Farm Days 

When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday

Where: Conner's A-Maize-Ing Acres

It’s that time of year again, take a trip to Amazing Grace Family farms for some A-Maizeing pictures, scenery, and spend the day around sunflowers!

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Jeff Dunham Show

When: Saturday, 7 – 10pm

Where: VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena 

Jeff Dunham is bringing the Seriously Tour 2021 to Jax! Don’t miss out on this hilarious night. 

Beats, Brunch & Bubbly 4 Year Anniversary

When: Saturday, 12 – 4pm

Where: Rain Dogs 

Mas Appeal has been doing Beats, Brunch & Bubbly for FOUR YEARS! So many dope day parties have taken place every Saturday at Rain Dogs! We are throwing a super jam this Saturday to celebrate the occasion!


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