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Where Jacksonville Scores: Jacksonville Sports Complex

Jacksonville’s is home to great neighborhoods, restaurants and idyllic views of downtown and the water front. It is also home to Jacksonville’s Sports Complex, comprised of three distinct venues located within a mile of each other: the , and . They combine to host one major and four minor league franchises that offer year-round sports entertainment for local fans. The love affair between the citizens of Jacksonville and professional team sports dates back to the late 19th century when the city hosted Major League Baseball’s first-ever spring training in 1888. In 1904, the city welcomed its first pro team, the …

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MUSICAL THEATRE PREVIEW: AN EVENING WITH GENE NORDAN & FRIENDS

Sometimes we wish we could enter a time machine and travel back to some of the super entertainment events in North Florida history. Think of being transported to the to see , or the to celebrate an appearance by . Well, we have a tip and a suggestion for a time travel trip that’s happening in the very near future, when North Florida residents will have the opportunity to experience the piano styling of , composer, playwright and performer! He will appear on-stage in “An Evening with Gene Nordan and Friends,” on January 30 and 31, at Players by the …

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IOWA TO PLAY TENNESSEE IN THE JANUARY 2, 2015 TAXSLAYER BOWL

, chairman of the TaxSlayer Bowl and president of Perdue, announced today that the  will play the  in the Jan. 2, 2015 TaxSlayer Bowl. “Iowa and Tennessee are among the greatest football traditions in the nation. The Hawkeyes and Vols have had strong seasons and we are excited to host players, coaches and fans from both teams in Jacksonville for a great day of football,” said McCormack. “We are excited to have these two great, storied programs participating in the inaugural , and look forward to the match-up on January 2,” said , president and CEO, TaxSlayer.com. The Iowa Hawkeyes, the …

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The Greater Jacksonville Agricultural Fair Is Here

When: Wednesday, November 5th – Sunday, November 16th Where: 510 Fairgrounds Place Info: www.jacksonvillefair.com, (904) 353-0535 It’s that one time during the year when you can smell that unique blend of funnel cake, livestock, and excitement in the air. is back and is full of spectacular headline entertainment, activities, animals, and all of the staple rides and games which you know and love. This marks the 59th year of the event. A Bit of History This event has informed visitors about science, agriculture, horticulture and the arts since 1955. Its original staging ground was the stadium formerly known as the …

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