// photos by Amy Robertson On June 12, guests of the Boys and Girls Club of Northeast Florida enjoyed an evening at Adam W. Herbert University Center full of delicious wines, tasty food and raffle prizes at An Evening in Wine Country. The evening also featured full pours of fabulous wines paired with heavy hors d’oeuvres, tantalizing desserts and […]
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The parish of the Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine celebrated its 450th year with Motown in the Old Town on Sunday, June 14. This third annual Gala took attendees a step back into the age of Motown! Guests were encouraged to dress up in Motown attire and enjoyed live music, cocktails, a photo booth, auctions and heavy hors d’ oeuvres.
On June 13, BLINGFEST took over Suite at the St. Johns Town Center with jewelers Fashion Sylvia Designs, Jax Jewels, Stella and Dot, Teal Tulips and more, desserts, drinks, live music from the Leelyn Osborn Band and “bling babes.” Raffle prizes from each designer raised funds for Rethreaded. The Tom Bush MINI Shoe Cam saw […]
The 25th annual Jacksonville FOODFIGHT was held at the EverBank Field Touchdown Club East on June 4. Some of the city’s best restaurants, beverage distributors and caterers engaged in a friendly competition of the best dishes to raise money for the Nourishment Network, with a soundtrack provided by The Band Be Easy.
// photos by Denise Williams The Medicines and Miracles Celebrity Dinner took place at the Crowne Plaza Ballroom on June 2. Celebrity waiters including Jaguars Blake Bortles, Denard Robinson and Julius Thomas passed out Ruth’s Chris filets with mashed potatoes and creamed spinach. The 250 attendees raised $96,000 for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. If you’re interested in […]
// photos by Denise Williams ElderSource hosted A Night with the Stars gala on Saturday, June 6 at WJCT Studios to raise much-needed funds to help North Florida’s elderly age with dignity. A Night With the Stars featured a “Crooners, Cars & Cocktails” theme that transported guests to the Rat Pack era with an elegant […]
// photos by Denise Williams Gaining 77 new members, bringing the total to more than 300, and raising more than $6 million during 2014, the Tocqueville Society celebrated record-breaking success by enjoying dining and entertainment on the Surf Club Patio at the Ponte Vedra Inn and Club on Friday, May 29. Steve Halverson, president and […]
Northeast Florida’s Definitive Guide to Medical Care & Wellness For over 30 years Jacksonville Magazine has been the region’s leading lifestyle publication. From current events to topical issues affecting life across Northeast Florida—we have covered it all, and done so with a dedication to quality and civic engagement. The monthly magazine and supplements such as […]
// photos by Kerry Speckman Global Diamonds at the St. Johns Town Center threw a private party celebrating 20 years of the Tom Coughlin Jay Fund on May 31. The swanky event featured hors d’oeuvres, drinks and door prizes which included the a romantic getaway and a one-carat diamond. Of course, Jax Mag was there with the Tom Bush MINI Shoe […]
// photos by Kerry Speckman On May 30, the Ritz Chamber Players held its inaugural Hat Luncheon to celebrate the end of the group’s 13th season. The luncheon, held at the Garden Club of Jacksonville, featured a music program including Johannes Brahms’ “Piano Trio No. 1 Scherzo,” Maurice Ravel’s “Mélodies Populaires Grecques” and William Bolcom’s “Amor.” The Tom […]