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Annual event helps clean up Jax Beach

Jacksonville Summer Beach Cleanup event held Saturday

Participants in the Jacksonville Summer Beach Cleanup
Participants in the Jacksonville Summer Beach Cleanup

JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla. – A cleanup event was held Saturday at Jacksonville Beach, where participants helped rid the beach of trash before being treated to a cookout and after-party.

The family friendly event kicked off at 8 a.m. near the south side of the Jacksonville Beach Pier.

Following the cleanup, an award ceremony, cookout and after-party were all held at Lynch’s Irish Pub.

PHOTOS: Jacksonville Summer Beach Cleanup

For those who couldn’t attend, but would like to help the cause, can donate money which will go directly toward cleanup supplies, water and food for the volunteers, by clicking here