Sports & Recreation

Jacksonville Giants Buy 1 Ticket, Get 1 Free This Sunday

Jacksonville Giants Buy 1 Ticket, Get 1 Free This Sunday

After a smash season-opening weekend, the Jacksonville Giants are headed into game three undefeated, and with added support.

The team welcomes Absolute Medical Clinic as its newest sponsor, and presenter of Hospitality & Medical Industry night this Sunday, December 12th.

Buy one ticket, get one free for all members of hospitality & medical industries, Sunday, December 12th, 2010, 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Jaguars Granted 24-hour Extension for Raiders Game

Jaguars Granted 24-hour Extension for Raiders Game

The Jaguars have requested and been granted a 24-hour extension to the NFL blackout deadline, which is 1:00 p.m. today for Sunday’s home game against the Oakland Raiders. The team has until 1:00 p.m. Friday to reach the blackout threshold in order for the game to be televised locally. There are approximately 1,700 tickets remaining to reach the blackout threshold.

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.  

Jaguars Granted 24-hour Extension for Ticket Sales

The Jaguars have requested and been granted a 24-hour extension to the NFL blackout deadline, which is 1:00 p.m. today for Sunday’s home game against the Cleveland Browns. The team has until 1:00 p.m. Friday to reach the blackout threshold in order for the game to be televised locally.

Tickets are available on jaguars.com beginning at $50 per ticket.  Touchdown Club tickets are available beginning at $170 per ticket. Fans can purchase tickets by calling (904) 633-2000 or 1.877.4.JAGS.TIX (option 3) or by visiting jaguars.com.

The Jaguars main ticket office, located on the West side of EverBank Field, will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. today and Friday and from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday. On Sunday, the game day ticket office will open at 10:00 a.m. between gates 2 and 3.

Cathedral Arts Hosts 1st Annual Kickball Tournament

Pull on your tube socks, lace up your sneaks and get ready to score!  Cathedral Arts is hosting its 1st Annual Kickball Tournament on Saturday, November 6th starting at noon at Carver Park in Jacksonville Beach.  Participants must be 21 years or older. Registration is $20 which includes your tournament packet, t-shirt, one raffle ticket for post-game prizes, and one free beer at the after party which takes place at Mellow Mushroom in Jacksonville Beach. 

Stay at the beach and tail gate for your team!

Friday, October 29
Florida Georgia Tailgate Beach Bash
at Beach Marine (located at Beach Blvd. and Intracoastal) - on the beach side!!
4 PM - 10:30 PM

Cool drinks, good eats and live music on the deck!

4PM - DJ
6 RPM - Wes Cobb
8 PM - Split Tone

Free prizes throughout the night including two tickets to the big game on Saturday!

Atlantic Vermilion Snapper and Southern Fla. Spotted Seatrout Seasons Close Nov. 1

The recreational harvest seasons for vermilion snapper in Atlantic coastal waters off Florida and spotted seatrout in southern Florida waters will close on Nov. 1.  These closures are intended to reduce overfishing and increase the population of vermilion snapper in the Atlantic and help maintain the abundance of spotted seatrout in Florida waters.