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 […]
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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.
//photos by Kerry Speckman The 17th annual Jacksonville’s Finest was held Saturday, June 21 at Deerwood Country Club, and the Shoe Cam turned up to catch the evening’s finest footwear. The event honors young business professionals who make a difference in their workplace and in their communities. Dinner, dancing and a silent auction accompanied the […]
Jax Mag’s annual Top Docs Party, a chance for some of the city’s best physicians featured in our June issue to meet, was held this year at Moxie Kitchen + Cocktails on June 12. Featured was a menu of sliders, chicken bites, deviled eggs, hummus, pimento cheese, wine and beer.
The United Way of Northeast Florida held its Annual Meeting and Campaign Celebration Luncheon on June 12. More than 650 people attended the luncheon, held at the Prime Osborn Convention Center. A picnic-style lunch of fruit, macaroni and cheese, green beans, hamburger and BBQ sandwich sliders and apple pie was served as the “Good in […]
On June 7, A Night With The Stars, an evening of retro ’50s glam with crooners, cars and cocktails was held Downtown at WJCT Studios. A Vegas table gaming area, heavy hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine and signature cocktails, classic cars and dancing accompanied by Crescendo Amelia Big Band made it an elegant night to remember. […]
//photos by Travis Gibson You’ve probably heard about the new changes to EverBank Field: giant HD video boards, pools and cabanas—it was even discussed on the Colbert Report (we won’t talk about how some people are feeling about that). Jax Mag was invited to check out the new construction first hand last Tuesday in a […]
More than 41,000 blood donations are needed every day in the United States. World Blood Donor Week is June 14-21, timed perfectly for the period of the year in which blood banks are often running dry. With schools out of session, summer vacations and irregular schedules, fewer people are available to donate blood. The Blood […]
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 […]