Fall Arts and Craft Show
See the latest in arts and craft during the Fall Arts and Crafts show starting Saturday. It will be held at the Morocco Shrine Auditorium on St. Johns Bluff Road. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are $3 each. For more information, go to www.neflshrinersshows.org.
9/11 Heroes Run
Join Tom Coughlin Jay Fund and the Travis Manion Foundation in honoring the men and woman who lost their lives on Sept.11th by participating in a run on Saturday. It will be held at the Veterans Memorial Wall beginning at 5:30 p.m. All ages welcome. To register for the run, go to www.911heroesrun.com.
Jacksonville’s Dancing with the Stars
Local celebrities will show off their dance moves on Saturday during Jacksonville’s Dancing with the Stars. A Social Affair Dance Studios has partnered with the Special Olympics Duval for this year’s event. It will be held at the Terry Theater in the Times-Union Center beginning at 7 p.m. To purchase tickets, go to www.jaxdwts.com.
Florida Texaco Country Showdown
Seven talented country music artists will compete for the Florida Texaco Country Showdown title on Saturday. The competition will be held at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park beginning at 8 p.m. The winner will receive $1,000 in cash and will move to the regional competition in Shreveport, Louisiana in November. For more information, go to www.musicliveshere.com.
Zipline Grand Opening Event
Nocatee will host a grand-opening event on Saturday for its new zipline. The zipline runs over the community’s Splash Water Park. The event begins at Noon with a professional DJ, dance party and games. The winners of the community’s Facebook picture contest will be announced and will be the first to ride down the zipline.
Jax Cash Mob
Jax Cash Mob will be held this Saturday in Five Points. Sun Ray Cinema on Park Street will be the meetup point at 11 a.m. Attendees will watch a short film and the next cash mob site will be unveiled. Afterwards, there will be a post-mob lunch and socializing at Tapa That on Lomax Street at 1 p.m.
The Players Championshop and community partners will help families in St. Johns County with school supplies on Saturday. Students and families from Crookshank Elementary School and students and families from the district’s A.S.S.I.S.T program are invited to a resource day. They will receive school supplies, shoes and clothing, physicals, dental screenings, vision screenings and assistance with social services. It will be held at Crookshank Elementary School on North Whitney Street in St. Augustine beginning at 10 a.m.
Wings N’ Wheels
It’s an event for car and aviation lovers. Wings N’ Wheels will be held Saturday at the Jacksonville Executive at Craig Airport. The event will feature aircraft display, a car show, plane rides, kids’ zone, and entertainment. It will begin at 10 a.m. and lasts until 4 p.m.
Anglers For A Cure
The 6th annual Anglers for A Cure will be held on Saturday. It begins at first light at the Jim King Park and Boat Ramp at Sisters Creek Marina. Proceeds from the tournament will benefit the BGC Foundation for research and education. For more information, call 904-305-1599 or visit www.anglersforacure.org.
Want to find out how to lawn bowl or play bocce ball? Join a park ranger at Fort George Island Cultural State Park for lawn bowling. The program will take place at Ribault Club. No reservation is necessary and the program is free. It begins at 2 p.m on Saturday.
The community is invited to come out and celebrate with North Shore Elementary School on Saturday. The school is hosting a FCAT Parade. The school is celebrating earning a “B”. It increased two letter grades, rising from a “D” last year. The lineup will start at the intersection of 46th Street and Pearl Street, beginning at 9 a.m. The procession will end at Ivy Street.
Summer Concert at Friday Musicale
Pianist John Urban will perform on Sunday during the Friday Musicale. The concert will include works by Bach, Beethoven, Chopin and Brahms. It will begin at 6 p.m. at Friday Musicale, which is located in the Brooklyn area of Riverside at 645 Oak Street. This concert is free and open to the public.
R&B singer Anthony Hamilton will bring his musical talent to Jacksonville on Sunday. He will perform at the Times-Union Center beginning at 7:30 p.m. For tickets, go to www.ticketmaster.com.
The Jewish Community Alliance’s Theatre of Youth will hold auditions for “Cinderella” on Sunday. It will begin at 1 p.m. Students in kindergarten through 8th grade are eligible to try out. The show will be performed in December. The recital fee is $160 for JCA members and $240 for non-members but no fees are collected until the cast list is posted.
Low Country Shrimp and Crawfish Boil
Enjoy a St. Johns River Shrimp and Crawfish Low Country Boil Sunday at Benny’s Steak and Seafood. It begins at 3 p.m. with live music, drink specials and raffles.
Kicked Up Cooking
The holidays will be here soon. Here’s a way for you to learn some fancy recipes and impress your family. Join Chefs Tori and Jon Kaplan for a cooking lesson on Sunday at the Jewish Community Alliance. It will being at 4 p.m. This is a hands-on class. Wine included. Registration is required by Sept. 4th. The fee is $30 for JCA members and $45 for non-members.
Dodge Ball Tourney
Bring your entire family for a day of fun, music and food to Sertoma’s Charity Beach Dodge Ball Tournament. It will be held at the St. Augustine Beach Pier on Sunday. You can watch teams of all ages compete for charity. Thirty-six teams are expected to show up. The tournament begins at 11 a.m.
“Taste of Rosh Hashanah”
Winn-Dixie is inviting shoppers to its annual “Taste of Rosh Hashanah” on Sunday. Guests will have the chance to enjoy a special tasting featuring recipes developed by Winn Dixie’s team. In addition to the fun, guests can also pick up specially crafted holiday recipe cards and a shopping list. This event will be held at the location on W. University Boulevard and it is free. It begins at 11 a.m. and will last until 1 p.m.
Walk of Hope Foundation Golf Tournament
The Walk of Hope Foundation will sponsor a golf tournament on Monday. It will be held at the World Golf Village. Registration will begin at 11 a.m. Shotgun at 1:30 p.m. and a dinner banquet at 6:30 p.m. Walk of Hope Foundation was formed last November by Terri Hellard. The organization’s inspiration is Carolin Coxwell and her determination to walk again one day. Coxwell was hit by a drunk driver just days before her 32nd birthday last year. For more information on the golf tournament, go to www.walk-of-hope-foundation.org.