Whether you're new to the city or you just haven't spent time discovering the area city, it's time to enjoy your new home. Jacksonville is full of plenty of great places to enjoy. Here are some of the top things to do in Jacksonville this year.
The Palace Saloon
As one of the oldest saloons in Florida, the Palace Saloon is an anchor found along Fernandine's Centre Street. It was opened in 1903 and provides plenty of history. Along with the history, you can enjoy all types of great drinks at this VIP bar.
Amelia River Cruise
A cruise down the river will help to introduce you to a different side of Jacksonville. Some of the best sites are seen from an Amelia River Cruise. You will discover all types of nature as you cruse the area and so much more.
For those old enough, touring the brewery is a great way to enjoy the day. Whether you come for the samples or the education, you'll enjoy seeing how your beer is made.
Jacksonville Beach Fishing Pier
The pier was once trashed by hurricane Floyd, but it has been rebuilt. In 2005, the new pier was opened and now you can fish off the pier without a Florida fishing permit for just $4.
Other attractions within Jacksonville include:
Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts
Ritz Theater & LaVilla Museum
Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
Jacksonville Museum of Contemporary Art
Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park
Fort Clinch State Park
And so much more!
Make 2014 the year you really discover Jacksonville. Start with just one attraction and before you know it, you'll be hooked on the history and fun found throughout the area.