St. Johns Town Center is Jacksonville’s premier shopping destination with over 10 million visitors each year. Live and be entertained in a beautifully designed lifestyle center that offers 1.1 million square feet of unique shopping and dining including many new stores you won’t find anywhere else in Jacksonville. Photo courtesy of Visit Jacksonville.
Beyond the majestic skyline of Downtown Jacksonville you’ll find quaint riverfront streets, lined with boutiques and sidewalk cafes. There is also bustling business districts with shopping malls and fine dining – all with breathtaking views of Jacksonville’s undeveloped natural landscape. Photo courtesy of Visit Jacksonville.
With world-class golf and national golf events throughout the year, the Jacksonville/Orange Park region has over 70 public and private golf courses to choose from with 1,224 holes of golf.
Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens is the only walking safari in Northeast Florida! A true family adventure, the zoo has something for everyone with more than 1,800 rare and exotic animals and 1,000 varieties of plants.
The NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars play their home games at EverBank Field, located near the St. Johns River in downtown Jacksonville. They are the only team in the big four sports league to play in the city of Jacksonville. Since their inception, the Jaguars have won two division championships and have made six playoff appearances.
Orange Park Kennel Club
Enjoy the races in style at Orange Park Kennel Club – Jacksonville’s ultimate greyhound racing. Enjoy clubhouse dining with a delectable menu or grab a snack and drink down at the track. Orange Park Kennel Club offers over 1,100 clubhouse seats and 4,000 seats in the grandstand. Large TV monitors offer instant replays, wagering information and your favorite sporting events live via satellite.
Castillo de San Marcos
Castillo de San Marcos is St. Augustine’s most historically significant structure and is the oldest masonry and only extant 17th century fort in North America. The Castillo comes alive through a diverse range of programs which include Ranger talks, museum exhibits, historical weapons demonstrations, living history reenactments and special events. Castillo de San Marcos is open 364 days a year.
Jacksonville and Orange Park’s premier family entertainment center includes a seasonal water park plus year round miniature golf, go carts, laser tag and more! Open daily at 10am. Photo courtesy of Visit Jacksonville.