// by Brittany M. Wright The Handshakes & High Heels Networking Reception was held at the luxurious Omni Hotel in Downtown Jacksonville on July 23rd. The event was sponsored by the local tourist organization, Visit Jacksonville, and hosted by the International Pageants Group. In attendance were the beautiful contestants of the Mrs. International Pageant, the […]
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// photos by Denise Williams On July 18, attendees of Night at the Library spent an elegant summer evening dressed as their favorite book characters in the atrium and courtyard at the Jacksonville’s Main Public Library downtown. The event included food, drinks, music, silent auction and costume contest, hosted by emcees John Bachmann and Tenikka Hughes of Action News, all […]
// photos by Denise Williams The Jacksonville Jaycees’ Mad Hatters Ball transformed Blackfinn Ameripub on July 17 into a Wonderland. Costumed attendees danced, sipped cocktails and took a page from the Cheshire Cat, smoking hookahs on the patio. Proceeds benefitted the Jaycees’ commitment to young professionals in the city.
// by Brittany M. Wright Fierce women and fierce shoes: this was the scene at the She is Fierce! Women’s Wednesday event held in St. Augustine on July 15. She is Fierce! is a Jacksonville-based organization that focuses on women’s empowerment and the encouragement to live boldly in the workplace and in their everyday lives. Women’s Wednesdays […]
// by Lauren Dennis The Women’s Center of Jacksonville held their 2015 Women, Words & Wisdom Speaker Event July 8 at the Schultz Center. The evening recognized 20 “sheroes” who have impacted the lives of women in Jacksonville. The reception held a packed audience, and guests enjoyed heavy hors d’oeuvres, wine and desserts.
// by Brittany Wright On Saturday, June 27, the purple carpet was rolled out for the second annual Ladies’ Day Off event. Held at the Queen’s Harbor Yacht and Country Club, the event was a fun-filled day of pampering, relaxation and networking for the hard working women of Jacksonville. Attendees were treated to complimentary manicures, […]
// 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 […]
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.