Earth Day is an international event focusing on the protecting the planet. In Florida, Earth Day festivals in April are in various towns, often featuring exhibits, vendors and entertainment. Some are free. Earth Day festivals in Florida include Earth Day Festival in Sunrise March 28 , free entry St. Pete Earth Day April 4, Historic […]
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Festivals bring some of the best music, art and entertainment around to Jacksonville–all in one venue. While many festivals can get quite pricey for a whole family, with a little pre-planning you can save a bundle. Most festivals offer a discount on admission if you purchase tickets early. Some offer coupons for food or activities […]
Every Wednesday, 1 Million Cups, an education and support program for entrepreneurs, takes place from 9 a.m to 10 a.m. at the Mark Sharpe Entrepreneur Collaborative Center located at 2101 E. Palm Ave., Tampa, FL 33605. The 1MC program offers two local entrepreneurs an opportunity to present their startups to a audience of mentors, advisors, and entrepreneurs. Its […]
The Skyway Express–Jacksonville’s elevated people mover system–is free for all riders. The 2.5 mile automated transit line goes from downtown to the Prime Osborn Convention Center and across the St. Johns River to San Marco. The line stops near the Museum of Science and History (MOSH), making it a great way to entertain the kids on […]
Purina is offering free pet adoptions for seniors aged 55 and over. Just go to this site and check out the list for a shelter near you. (The Jacksonville Humane Society is on the list.) Print the coupon offered on the site, take it to your shelter and bring home the furry friend of your choice. […]
Native Plant Consulting and the St. Johns County Extension Service are hosting a free class, Texture with Native Plants, on Thursday, August 16 from 2 to 4 p.m. Call (904) 209-0430 for more details.