Jacksonville Jazz Festival

March 29th, 2016

The Jazz Festival has long been one of Jacksonville’s signature events,” said Mayor Alvin Brown. “It’s a growing tradition that gets bigger and better every year. This year promises to be the best ever. The Jazz Festival is just one more example why downtown Jacksonville is where people want to be.”

the 2016 dates have been set – may 26-29th.  It is a free festival with top performers.  Put the dates on your calendar and plan to attend – bring a folding chair and sit back and enjoy!!!


Dance Your HeART Out – Art Walk Tonight

February 3rd, 2016

Put on your dancing shoes and go downtown for Jacksonville’s First Wed Art Walk.  Check the link to see all –

Art from local artist in galleries and Hemming Plaza –  MOCA is open and free for art walk – music on the street – food trucks and restaurants for your dinner – HURRY – FUN!!!

Downtown Jacksonville on July 23

July 23rd, 2015

You certainly have a lot of choices if you are trying to find what to do in downtown Jacksonville on July 23. You can go to a Sun’s baseball game, listen to the battle of bands at the downtown library, enjoy a free evening at MOCA, learn about Florida Fossils at MOSH, or enjoy the extended happy hour of The Elbow Social!! There are also many ongoing events to participate in. You can get full calendar by visiting www.Downtownjacksonville.org so that you will always know what to do in downtown Jacksonville.


Jacksonville Symphony Half Priced Tickets

March 30th, 2012

How would you like to go to the Jacksonville Symphony for half price??  Here is the way and it is certainly a win win!!

Symphony Food Drive, through April 28

You are invited to join the Orchestras Feeding America food drive. Your generosity will benefit the Downtown Ecumenical Services Council (DESC), which provides emergency assistance to Jacksonville’s needy, particularly young families, the elderly, sick and disabled.Bring non-perishable goods such peanut butter (!), canned meat, vegetables, pasta and fruit juice to Jacksonville Symphony concerts now through April 28, or anytime during Symphony Box Office hours (Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.) at the Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts.

For your generosity, you’ll receive a voucher good for 2 half-price tickets for select Jacksonville Symphony concerts through June 2, 2011. A food collection area is in the lobby, with someone to thank you with the voucher. Limit one voucher per household. You will see DESC volunteers at the food collection. They do an amazing job on a small budget and help people in need with great respect.

Call the Symphony Guild office at   904.358.1479.

Foreclosure List Fast!!!

March 26th, 2012

Want a foreclosure list fast??  Just click here and you will be able to search the price range and the area in or around Jacksonville , FL you would like to look and have a list of properties for us to look at!!  Have fun and happy searching!!   http://www.mlsfinder.com/fl_nefmls/lesliejones/index.cfm?domain=lesliebjones.yourkwagent.com

Selling Your Home FAST

March 22nd, 2012

Priced right and good condition – the two most important criteria for selling your home fast.  It is so nice when you can call a customer and let them know that there are two offers on their home and it was just listed 5 days ago!!

Hello Jacksonville

March 13th, 2012

Welcome to my new blog – look forward to exciting posts about real estate, the market, and Jacksonville Community information.