Moments in Time: The Photography of David Williams

Moments in Time: The Photography of David Williams

Moments in Time: The Photography of David Williams May 25-July 14, 2022, Reception: June 15, 5-7 p.m. The Deerwood Gallery at Florida State College at Jacksonville presents “Moments in Time: The Photography of David Williams.” Spanning three decades, this collection...
Best of R & B Bands (Bicentennial Concert Series)

Best of R & B Bands (Bicentennial Concert Series)

Ritz Theatre’s Heritage Concert Series celebrates Black Music Month with a concert featuring the music of the best R&B bands ever. From Earth Wind & Fire to Frankie Beverly & Maze, you’ll be on your feet from beginning to end!
Jacksonville Origins: A Talk with Emily Lisska

Jacksonville Origins: A Talk with Emily Lisska

Why was the narrow crossing on the St. Johns the selected location? Why was the timing right in 1822 to found the town? Who decided to set the founding in motion and how did they proceed? What results stemmed from that June day in 1822? During her talk, “Jacksonville...
Bicentennial Street Festival & Fireworks

Bicentennial Street Festival & Fireworks

Street festival beginning at James Weldon Johnson Park in downtown Jacksonville and ending at Riverfront Park (former site of The Landing). Event Schedule Noon-3 p.m. Performances and other family-friendly programming in James Weldon Johnson Park, exhibits, booths,...
Bicentennial Walking Tour with Isaiah Hart

Bicentennial Walking Tour with Isaiah Hart

Join Isaiah Hart, one of Jacksonville’s founders, on an 8-block, 45-minute walk through the original streets of 1822, hearing the stories of the first settlers and the founding of Jacksonville. Tour given by AdLib Luxury Tours/Jacksonville Walking Tours. Tours...