Events

Gate River Run Entries Set One Day Record

Entries for the upcoming March 12 Gate River Run set a one-day record yesterday, with 702 runners registering on-line, according to Race Director Doug Alred.  The previous record was set Jan. 31, 2010 with 475 on-line entries, representing a 38% increase over last year.  A total of more than 7,000 have registered for the 15K to date, compared to 6,200 on the same date last year.  Jan. 31 marks the race’s first checkpoint for entries each year.

Eighth Annual NEFAR Charity Bass Fishing Tournament Set For April 30

Eighth Annual NEFAR Charity Bass Fishing Tournament Set For April 30

For the eighth consecutive year, the Northeast Florida Association of Realtors (NEFAR) will raise funds for the Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center in Palatka through a catch-and-release Charity Bass Fishing Tournament on April 30. NEFAR donates one hundred percent of all proceeds raised to Haven Hospice and has donated more than $124,000 during the past seven years.

Enjoy Family Time While Swapping Valentines with Your Favorite Characters

Enjoy Family Time While Swapping Valentines with Your Favorite Characters

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your family’s favorite Sesame Street friends on Saturday, Feb. 12 at Busch Gardens’ Sesame Street Safari of Fun.

Discover Sultan's Secret at Casa Monica this Valentine's Day

Discover Sultan's Secret at Casa Monica this Valentine's Day

Casa Monica engages all five senses as lovebirds experience sight, sound, smell, taste, and most importantly touch.

  • One night in luxurious accommodations
  • A Floral Fantasy Flower Arrangement with personalized card in-room upon arrival
  • Our Touch amenity featuring foods that you can feed each other
  • Two signature cocktails in the Cobalt Lounge
  • One romantic dinner in 95 Cordova Restaurant  for two, taxes and gratuity included
  • A Kama Sutra Bliss Box with aromatherapy massage oil, lavish bubble bath, feather tickler, satin blindfold/tie, rose petals and a copy of The Lover’s Guide Encyclopedia
  • One in-room movie
  • Breakfast for two in 95 Cordova Restaurant, gratuity included 
  • Valet parking

Rate starts at $578 weekdays, $648 weekend of Feb 11-12, and $708 weekend of Feb 18-19.

Interested In A Romantic Staycation For Valentine’s Day? Check Out the Renaissance Resort at WGV

Interested In A Romantic Staycation For Valentine’s Day? Check Out the Renaissance Resort at WGV

Picturesque St. Augustine, Florida has long been a destination of choice for couples seeking a romantic getaway.

St. Johns County Public Library Announces "Snapshot: A Day in the Life of Florida Libraries"

The St. Johns County Public Library System will be participating in “Snapshot: A Day in the Life of Florida Libraries” on Tuesday, January 25, 2011.  This state-wide project will illustrate the importance of libraries for Florida’s citizens through collection of statistics, stories and photographs. Participating branches throughout the state will host events in hopes of increasing library awareness.

Jacksonville Car & Truck Show

Jacksonville Car & Truck Show

The hottest new and exotic automobiles will steer towards North Florida when the Jacksonville International Car and Truck Show returns February 18-20, 2011  at the Prime Osborn Convention Center.