There are quite a few family fun events and activities in the Jacksonville area happening in the next few weeks, and you might just want to explore them all!
From shows to museums and play areas, the city is full of fun things for families to enjoy!
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MOSH Monday’s Grand Opening Playgroup with Fun4FirstCoastKids.com!
Museum of Science and History
1025 Museum Circle
Date: Monday, February 5th from 10am to noon
MOSH will be the First Coasts go-to destination for fun every Monday. Experience the totality of MOSHs exhibits, plus interactive programming and special discounts! MOSH Mondays discounts include: Buy-one-get-one-half-off admission for adults 10% off MOSH branded items in the Museum shop 10% off memberships when you sign up in-person 10% off birthday packages when you sign up in-person MOSH Mondays programming will rotate weekly; highlights include: Behind-the-scenes tours of MOSHs history collections Artist-in-residence workshops, family friendly yoga, additional screenings of Sesame Streets One World, One Sky in the Bryan-Gooding Planetarium, Case of the Mondays at guest services, with hands-on activities to incorporate into your Museum visit Rotating scavenger hunts Science shows and pop-up collections Lawn games Pop-up gem and mineral shows Interactive Q&As with MOSH educators Exclusive after-hours events like concerts, karaoke, movie screenings and trivia, and more!
Family Movie Night: Moana
Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville
301 A Philip Randolph Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Date: February 10th from 6pm to 9pm
Affordable family fun does not have to wait for baseball season at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp will show a screening of Moana on Saturday, Feb. 10, on the high-definition video board at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Admission is just $1 per person at the gate. Gates open at 6 p.m., with free kids activities including face painting, balloon twisting and pictures with Moana until 8 p.m. Admission is $1 per person at the home plate gate, while concession stands, Kids Zone inflatables and the Jumbo Shrimp souvenir store will be open. The movie screening will begin at 7 p.m. Movie night attendees are welcome to bring blankets for seating on the field.
Jacksonville Greek Festival 2018
Morocco Shrine Auditorium
3800 St Johns Bluff Road South
Jacksonville, FL 32224
Dates: Friday, February 16th from 11am to 10pm
Saturday, February 17th from 10am to 10pm
Sunday, February 18th from 11am to 4pm
The 2018 Jacksonville Greek Festival is just around the corner! Get in on the fun February 16th, 17th and 18th at the Morocco Shrine for Greek food, pastries, beer, wine, dancing, LIVE entertainment, shopping and plenty of activities for the entire family!
Jacksonville Science Festival 2018
Florida State College at Jacksonville South Campus
11901 Beach Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32246
Dates: Thursday, March 1st and Friday, March 2nd from 9am to 2pm
Friendship Fountain Park on Saturday, March 3rd from 10am to 3pm
Get ready to let your inner Einstein OUT at the 6th Annual Jacksonville Science Festival.
The Reluctant Dragon
12000 Beach Blvd
Jacksonville, Fl 32246
Date: Thursday, March 15th from 10am to noon
A tale that teaches us not to judge a book by its cover and to give others a chance. A young boy befriends a misunderstood dragon that everyone he knows is afraid of. Find out how one boy will convince an entire village to change the way they see things, to accept others despite their differences and to see what can happen when we work together to make a difference. Perfect for field trips or family outings, this will be a happy experience children will carry with them for years. This show is recommended for children ages Pre-K 5th Grade.
Disney On Ice: Reach for the Stars
Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
300 A. Philip Randolph Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Dates: Friday, March 16th to Sunday, March 18th at various show times
Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy set the stage for a star-studded talent extravaganza as Disney On Ice presents Reach For The Stars. Unleash the magic with royal sisters Anna and Elsa and the hilarious snowman,Olaf, as they sing captivating songs like “Let It Go” and “In Summer.” Life is the bubbles when Sebastian strikes up his hot crustacean band and the Daughters of Triton make a splash as they introduce Ariel in an ’80s pop montage. Get tangled up with a chorus of harmless hooligans when they get a visit from the spirited Rapunzel and her charming ally Flynn Rider, on their journey to see the floating lights. Relive a tale as old as time when Belle opens her heart to new adventures as the Beast’s enchanted objects take center stage for a dazzling skating spectacle.