Events

Wild Adventures Christmas Begins This Friday

Wild Adventures Theme Park offers families a full day of stress free holiday adventures during A Wild Adventures Christmas, select days November 26 through January 2, 2011.  Families can catch the Christmas spirit with holiday themed activities, such as O Holy Night: A Living Nativity and the new Let It Snow Dance Party, in addition to more than 40 thrill rides and hundreds of exotic animals. In addition, during November 26 – December 12, guests can donate a toy to benefit the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation and receive a FREE general admission with purchase of a regular general admission.  

FWC Workshop Will Discuss St. Johns Boating Rule

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will hold a public workshop in St. Augustine the evening of Tuesday, Nov. 30, to address possible amendments to the Florida Adminstrative Code (Rule 68D-24.155) to further reduce vessel speed limits on the Intracoastal Waterway within St. Johns County.

Local Chef Prepares a Delicious Meal in Minutes!

The Fresh Flavors Cooking Demonstration is coming to a store near you! Local chefs will lead a free, step-by-step presentation at The Fresh Market store near you in December. Guests are invited to drop in any time during the event and learn tips on Easy Holiday Entertaining.

Free Cooking Demonstration

  • 4-Dec    1pm-4pm
  • 10-Dec  4pm-7pm                    

For more information on this event, please visit www.thefreshmarket.com.

Christmas on the Creek, Dec. 4th

Decorating the trees and the house aren’t the only ways to bring in the holiday cheer here in the River City. The Julington Creek Prop Club is holding their annual “Christmas on the Creek” boat parade on Saturday December 4, 2010. The parade is an event that residents and friends look forward to all year long. All boat owners are invited to deck their boats with boughs of holly and of course, as many lights as they can handle.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I at the World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX Theater

The sold-out midnight premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I at the World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX Theater will include an opening night event, “Midnight Muggle Madness,” exclusive for ticket holders.

  • Thursday, Nov. 18, 10 p.m.
  • World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX Theater at World Golf Village I-95, Exit 323, St. Augustine, Fla.
  • www.WorldGolfImax.com or Theater Box Office

Ticket holders have been asked to dress up in their favorite costumes for the midnight premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I as part of a special event at the World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX Theater, “Midnight Muggle Madness.”

UNF to Host Camp Composition: Florida Writes!

The University of North Florida’s College of Education and Human Services will host Camp Composition: Florida Writes!, a writing camp to aid fourth through eighth graders to become better FCAT and lifelong writers, from 9 a.m. to noon, beginning Saturday, Jan. 22, and running through Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011, in the College of Education and Human Services, Building 57, Room 1100A on the UNF campus.

Faces of the First Coast 2011 Go Red For Women Casting Call

The American Heart Association’s “Go Red For Women” movement is calling on women and men who live in the region to submit their heart health stories for the 2011 “Faces of the First Coast” casting call. If chosen, applicants will become representatives of the local public awareness campaign beginning in the spring of 2011. In addition, local winners will be eligible for submission to the American Heart Association’s national “Go Red For Women” casting call. Members of the “Faces of the First Coast” work to bring the dangers, signs and symptoms of cardiovascular disease to our community. They represent, exemplify and advocate for the mission of Go Red For Women through education and awareness.