First Coast Connect: Around Town Events

September 5-11

Go "Around Town" with Kerry Speckman every Thursday around 9:50 a.m. on WJCT's First Coast Connect

Kerry Speckman shares her unique perspective and observations on people, places and events on the First Coast and beyond. She's also the 2012 winner of Jacksonville Dancing With the Stars, so she's got that going for her.

In case you missed my ramblings on First Coast Connect on WJCT this morning, here’s what’s coming up this weekend and beyond—Around Town!

Thursday, September 5
• Back to Football Jaguars Pep Rally, 6 p.m., EverBank Field

Friday, September 6
• LoCash Cowboys
, doors open 6 p.m., Mavericks

Friday, September 6–Saturday, September 7
• Breaking Boundaries
, 7:30 p.m., Jacksonville University Swisher Theater 

Saturday, September 7
Wounded Warrior Project 8K Run
, 8 a.m., Metro Park 
• Up the River Downtown, 9:30 a.m. launch/noon arrival, Riverside Arts Market 
Strut Your Mutt, 9:30 a.m., Riverside Park
Community First Saturday
, 10 a.m., Northbank Riverwalk
• 448th Anniversary of the Founding of St. Augustine, 10 a.m. 
• Southeast Clown Association Parade, 1–4 p.m., Jacksonville Landing 

Sunday, September 8
Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Kansas City Chiefs
, 1 p.m., EverBank Field 

Monday, September 9
• 9/11: We Will (Never) Forget
, 8 p.m., Alhambra Theatre & Dining

Wednesday, September 10
Raise Your Glass for the Fallen, 5 p.m., Whisky River 

Yours truly rocks the mic on WJCT's First Coast Connect every Thursday around 9:45 a.m. Tune in. Look out.

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