The third installment of the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens’ Groove at the Zoo concert series took place Friday, August 29, featuring the band Savannah Jack. More than 400 attendees viewed select animal exhibits and enjoyed drinks from an open bar and food from Sonny’s and Super Food’s food trucks. A face-painting station and bounce […]
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The Pawparazzi Gala, benefiting First Coast No More Homeless Pets, took place July 28 at the Alhambra Theatre and Dining. Guests enjoyed an elegant dinner and champagne reception, a silent auction and a live runway fashion show featuring rescued pets. All proceeds go to life-saving programs including a combination of aggressive spay/neuter efforts, adoption initiatives and […]
Jaxsons Night Market takes place on the third Thursday of every month at the corner of Laura and Adams Streets. The market focuses on what makes the Jacksonville community unique and features local growers, craft artisans, a craft beer garden by Intuition Ale Works and the best street food vendors in the city.
Nordstrom hosted a special private cocktail party to celebrate its opening partnership with the Cathedral Arts Project, Junior League of Jacksonville and Wolfson Children’s Hospital on July 10 at Ovinte. The three organizations will serve as the beneficiaries of its opening gala on October 8. More than 100 guests enjoyed cocktails and passed hors […]
An Evening in Wine Country was held on Friday, June 20, at the Adam Hebert University Center. The event featured a fabulous selection of wines from California, Florida, New York, Oregon and Washington paired with heavy hors d’oeuvres and an array of tantalizing fruits, cheeses and desserts. Attendees grooved to the sounds of live smooth jazz […]
On June 19, nurses became superstars walking the red carpet and posing for paparazzi at their very own awards show, the Baptist Nurses Appreciation Dinner and Awards. The University Center at UNF became the stage for the evening, which honored an outstanding nurse from each hospital in the Baptist Health system.
The 24th Annual Jacksonville FOODFIGHT was held at the EverBank Field Touchdown Club East on Thursday, June 5, 2014. The event featured more than 60 local restaurants, beverage distributors and caterers engaging in a friendly competition showcasing their signature dishes. In addition to the food and spirits, live entertainment was provided by Be Easy. All proceeds from […]
The Florida Theatre’s second annual Rock the Rooftop Gala was held on Saturday, May 17, on top of the Yates Parking Garage. Guests enjoyed a unique evening of signature cocktails and appetizers by Black Sheep, a full-course dinner, dessert, auction (including two signed guitars), live music on top of the Yates Garage and a live concert in […]