Weekend Guide 10+ Things to do in Jax this Weekend

  • by Catherine Tortorici
  • July 27, 2021

The end of July means plenty of summer activities. We have concerts, art, food, workout ideas and more! Plan ahead with some upcoming concerts in early August.

The Hella Mega Tour-Green Day/Fall Out Boy/Weezer

When: Jul 31 at 5:30pm

Where: TIAA Bank Field

Join Green Day, Fall Out Boy, and Weezer for a fun night of jamming out at their stadium tour. Plan ahead and get your tickets soon!

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Cyclebar Gateway Village

When: Check schedule after signing up

Where: 5010 Gate Pkwy, Jacksonville, FL 32256

Are you looking for a fun way to workout? Look no further than Cyclebar. You can jam out to music while cycling. With high tech bikes your workouts will be tracked and you can watch yourself progress. They are offering 3 free classes for new riders! 

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Concerts in the Plaza St. Augustine

When: July 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Where:Plaza de la Constitucion St. Augustine

Grab your blanket or a chair, your friends, family or neighbors and head downtown to the Plaza de la Constitución!  Concerts in the Plaza return for 2021 for their 30th season; Thursday evenings – June 3 – September 2, 2021. This week is The Grapes of Roth

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Tony Rock

When: July 29th - August 1st

Where: The Comedy Zone: 3130 Hartley Road Jacksonville, FL 32257

Tony Rock is known for HBO’s weekly stand-up comedy series All Def Comedy, NBA TV’s The Warm Up, and more! Come see him this weekend at the Comedy Zone!

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Bruce Campbell

When: July 30 7:30 PM

Where: Florida Theatre: 128 East Forsyth Street, Suite 300 Jacksonville, Florida 32202

Bruce Campbell will be hosting a viewing of the 1981 horror film The Evil Dead. Cambell will follow up with a conversation about his career,future endeavors, and question and answer session.

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Rod's Crab Shack

Where: 5851 University Blvd W, Jacksonville, Fl 32216

Takeout Only: 1301 Monument Rd #13, Jacksonville, FL 32225

When: hours on site

CRAVING SEAFOOD? If you love fresh, local seafood, then you’ve got to check out Rod's Crab Shack! Not only is the atmosphere on point- They’ve got all of your seafood favorites available for lunch and dinner. 

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Illumizoo Summer Spectacle

When: now– 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.

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Summer at the Cummer

Where: Cummer Gardens

When: Fridays 5-9PM

The Museum will offer free admission during its extended hours, 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. each Friday night, and the experience will include live music, art experiences, lawn games and more. 

Celebrate Friday night with a relaxing picnic in the beautiful Cummer Gardens. Guests will receive fresco dining with a picnic and access to seating throughout the 1.45 acre property. Receive a $25 tote for one or a $40 tote for 2. The price includes admission and there are vegetarian options. They have other dates to attend if you can't make it this week.

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Riverside Arts Market

When: Saturdays 10-3

Where: 715 Riverside Ave

Enjoy local makers, artists, and farmers under the bridge. It’s free and pet friendly. Bring some friends and enjoy the market rain or shine.

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Selfie WRLD Jax 

When: 12-9PM (10 Thursday-Saturday)

Where: 11112 San Jose Blvd, Suite 25 Jacksonville, Florida 32223

Get ready to have the best photoshoot ever with over 20 different and professionally lit photo sets! Selfie WRLD Jax is the ultimate content creation location!

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Seussical the Musical

When: now - August 1, 2021

Where: Alhambra Theatre

Experience this fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! Based on the books "Horton the Elephant" and "The Cat in the Hat," characters from the whimsical imagination of Dr. Seuss come together in a musical that is fun for the whole family! It is the last week to see it so don't miss out!

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Imagination Squared

When: Now-August 8th

Where: MOCA Jacksonville

This installation will be running through August 8th and it celebrates the 10 year anniversary of Project Atrium. MOCA also has plenty of other exhibits to check out.

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Jumbo Shrimp vs Norfolk Tides

When: August 3rd-8th

Where: 121 Financial Ballpark

The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp will be home August 3rd-8th and are playing the Norfolk Tides. Come join the Shrimp for some theme nights and a great experience. 

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Cold War Kids

When: August 6th at 8PM

Where: The St. Augustine Amphitheatre Backyard Stage, St Augustine, FL

Cold War Kids is an American indie rock band from Long Beach, California. They will be in St. Augustine so be sure to check them out.


Miranda Lambert at Daily’s Place

When: Aug 5 at 7:00pm

Where: Daily’s Place

Country artist Miranda Lambert will be performing at Daily’s Place on August 5th.

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Michael Bublé Concert

Where: Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena

When: August 13th

On August 13th Michael Bublé  will be returning to Jax with his hugely successful “An Evening With Michael Bublé” Tour performing at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena!

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