Packed with attractions that appeal to every age, this dynamic destination is an exciting place to explore. Discover several large venues for major events, including Everbank Field, Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena and Metropolitan Park. Visit the Times Union Center for the Performing Arts to enjoy concerts, dance recitals, comedy acts and Broadway shows. Other popular things to do in Jacksonville include Budweiser Brewery tours, shopping at River City Marketplace, and touring the city's zoo.
The Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena is a 15,000-seat multi-purpose arena in Jacksonville, Florida. It was built in 2003 as part of Mayor John Delaney's Better Jacksonville Plan to replace the outdated Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
Mingle with exotic animals at this magical family attraction, which features behind-the-scenes tours, animal encounters and several dining options. Kids love the splash zone and play area – and you can even feed the giraffes!
Find your shopping bliss at this massive retail complex, which is the largest in the Jacksonville area. Browse 73 stores, including designer shops and leading retailers. Watch a movie and get a bite to eat.
One of the most exciting things to do in Jacksonville is to set sail aboard an amazing cruise ship and visit the Bahamas or Key West. Carnival’s ship Fascination currently departs from this cruise terminal.
This multi-purpose arena and events center offers a diverse selection of entertainment all throughout the year. See major touring acts and music concerts, arena football games, basketball, family shows and more.
Home of the Jacksonville Jaguars National Football League team, this modern stadium is the site of exciting pro sports action. It also hosts music concert events and college football games, including the Gator Bowl.
Ballet. Opera. Broadway. Symphonies. Comedy. Find it all at this legendary performing arts center, which is the cornerstone of downtown Jacksonville. The venue consists of a theatre, concert hall and recital hall.
Take a tour of the famous brewery and learn the history of beer and how it’s made. You’ll also be treated to samples of the product in the Tap Room, where you can pick your favorite
brew. Beer school classes are also available.
Relax in a breezy outdoor setting on the banks of the St. Johns River at this open air events venue, which welcomes music concerts, holiday celebrations, cultural festivals, parades, sporting competitions and more.