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7 THINGS TO DO IN JACKSONVILLE, FL (MARCH 16 - MARCH 25)

Fireflies at Blue Spring State Park

Fireflies at Blue Spring State Park

mid to late March • nature

The amazing mother nature's light show takes place every spring in Central Florida

Hummingbirds

Hummingbirds

early March–late September • nature

Our wee friends flock to the Sunshine State as eagerly as tourists do

Ichetucknee Blue Hole

Ichetucknee Blue Hole

all year round • activity

A perfect scenic spot for swimming, snorkeling and diving

Whale Watching

Whale Watching

December–March • nature

The population of endangered Northern right whales is recovering in Florida

Surfing

Surfing

early August–mid-April • activity

Not so popular with pro surfers, Florida could nevertheless be attractive for beginners

Kiteboarding and Windsurfing

Kiteboarding and Windsurfing

November–April • activity

One of top-five wind sports destinations in the United States

Kayaking

Kayaking

all year round (best in October–April) • activity

Enjoy a paddling adventure in Northeast Florida

10 THINGS TO DO OUT OF SELECTED DATE RANGE

Jacksonville Jazz Festival

Jacksonville Jazz Festival

unconfirmedlate May 2021 • event

One of the largest music events in Northeast Florida

4th of July

4th of July

out of rangeJuly 1–5, 2021 • event

The forecast is...lots of sunshine and fireworks!

Jacksonville Fair

Jacksonville Fair

out of rangeNovember 14–15, 2020 • event

The biggest fair in Northern Florida

Beach Season

Beach Season

out of rangeApril–November (all year round) • activity

Florida enjoys a warm climate most of the year

Little Talbot and Big Talbot Islands

Little Talbot and Big Talbot Islands

out of rangeApril–October • nature

Explore miles of undeveloped, pristine beaches

Mamey Sapote Harvest

Mamey Sapote Harvest

out of rangeMay–July • food

Sweet and smooth. Don't forget to try this exotic fruit!

Sandhill Cranes

Sandhill Cranes

out of rangeall year round (best in June–July) • nature

Native to Florida, sandhill cranes can be observed year-round

Christmas Lights in Jacksonville, FL

Christmas Lights in Jacksonville, FL

out of rangelate November–early January • event

The most outstanding holiday light displays across northeastern Florida

New Year's Eve in Jacksonville

New Year's Eve in Jacksonville

out of rangeDecember 31–January 1 • event

Jax goes big on fireworks and partying to mark the end of the year

Halloween

Halloween

out of rangeOctober 1–October 31 • event

Zoo Spooktacular as well as other fall frights and delights

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