Annual Events in Jacksonville, FL

Jacksonville Florida is a diverse city with a number of annual events that residents and visitors can enjoy. The Annual Jacksonville Film Festival, Jacksonville Jazz Festival, Jacksonville Garden and Art Festival, Jacksonville Manatee Festival, and the Jacksonville Fireworks Celebration are all events that have become annual events because they offer residents and visitors a chance to experience Jacksonville at its best. Each of these events offers different types of entertainment, art, and culture to Jacksonville. Here is a look at some of the events that are offered in Jacksonville.

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The Jacksonville Film Festival is one of the premiere film festivals in the United States. It takes place during the months of May and June and features local, national, and international films with an emphasis on the Jacksonville area. The Jacksonville Jazz Festival is held every year at the Jacksonville Museum of Modern Art, where world-renowned jazz artists perform live. The Jacksonville Manatee Festival is held at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena and runs for three weeks.

The Garden and Art Festival, Jacksonville’s 4th of July Fireworks Celebration and Jacksonville’s Annual Wine Festival are all annual events that Jacksonville residents and visitors can participate in. These festivals offer top quality food, local arts and crafts, exciting concerts and family fun. During each of these festivals, hundreds of bands and musical acts perform around the Jacksonville area. Each day is filled with family fun and relaxation as families take in the sights and sounds of this historic city.


13 min
6.9 miles

via Roosevelt Blvd

Fastest route, lighter traffic than usual

15 min
6.2 miles

via I-10 W and Roosevelt Blvd

Some traffic, as usual

15 min
6.8 miles

via N Main St, I-10 W and Roosevelt Blvd

Some traffic, as usual