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 Jacksonville Landing, Pyro Shows, and the City of Jacksonville present a spectacular way to celebrate summer...with fireworks! On Saturday June 7, Friday July 4, and Saturday August 2, head downtown for an evening of fireworks. Shows to begin at 9:45 p.m. with live entertainment before each show!
Tickets for the 2014 Piano Competition are now on sale! The competition will be held on Thursday, May 22 at 7 p.m. at The Florida Theatre.
Back this year, the City of Jacksonville will bring to you the second annual "Off Jazz" Concert. This year the concert will be held on Sunday, May 25 at 7 p.m. and will feature R&B singers Musiq Soulchild and Sebastian Mikael.
The Jacksonville Jazz Festival will be held Thursday, May 22 - Sunday, May 25 in Downtown Jacksonville. Some streets will be impacted.
There will be 35 countries participating in the 2014 World of Nations Celebration.