The City of Jacksonville
Office of Special Events
Welcome to JaxHappenings.com, brought to you by the City of Jacksonville Office of Special Events. While the office produces events such as the Jacksonville Jazz Festival, the World of Nations Celebration, the Jacksonville Sea and Sky Spectacular, we invite you to learn more about the events and activities throughout the city. Consider this web site your resource for ‘what’s happening in Jax’. You can also view events on the go – download the mobile app JaxHapps from the App Store
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The City of Jacksonville is now accepting applications from JROTC, ROTC, junior high school and high school bands, military bands, military and military affiliated organizations to participate in the 2015 Veterans Day Parade.
SAVE THE DATE for the City of Jacksonville’s Office of Special Events and Parks & Recreation's annual “Park Party.” The pirate-theme Park Party will be held in conjunction with the widely recognized Nickelodeon Worldwide Day of Play.
Join us during Art Walk as we celebrate the art of Jacksonville and welcome the city's new leadership, Mayor Lenny Curry and Sheriff Mike Williams.
Join the City of Jacksonville in celebrating Independence Day with live entertainment, interactive activities, food and beverages, and a spectacular fireworks display.
The Art in the Heart of Downtown Art Show and Sale is a part of the annual Jacksonville Jazz Festival and features the work of talented fine artists and master craftspeople from around the country.