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Don’t Miss These Upcoming Events in Jacksonville

RSVP for These Exciting Events in Jacksonville

There are several neighborhoods in Jacksonville, each with its personality. Our Southside Jacksonville apartments are located in one of the most interesting and exciting parts of the city and, filled with plenty of events and activities that will keep you busy throughout the year.

Jacksonville Taco & Margarita Festival

This festival is coming up on Saturday, June 4th at TIAA Bank Field. The event is a tribute to tacos perfectly paired with an ice-cold margarita. More than 20 of the area’s best restaurants, food carts, and other vendors will be serving tacos galore, from street classics to more experimental options.

Along with tacos, you will get to sample different kinds of margaritas. There will be live music, art vendors, and a beer garden. Get your tickets early.

Jacksonville Jazz Festival

You have to attend this event in Southside Jacksonville. Since starting in 1981, this festival has brought attention to jazz music from all across the region. Since then, it has grown into a multi-day festival that takes over much of downtown Jacksonville every Memorial Day weekend. 

In addition to headlining artists, the festival also features local artists from around the region and food trucks from several local vendors.

Jacksonville’s Bicentennial

With the city originally founded in June 1822, next month also marks Jacksonville’s bicentennial. Look out for events all month long. From the area’s history museums to the farmers markets, you’ll find exciting ways to help commemorate this historic occasion all throughout June.

From amazing restaurants to unforgettable local events, our apartments in Southside Jacksonville place you close to everything you love about our city. If you’re looking for your next home in the area, contact us today. Our team would love to take you on a community tour.


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