What Are Some Things to Do in Jacksonville, Florida?

Popular attractions in Jacksonville include the Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary, the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra and the Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens. Jacksonville is also known for its historic neighborhoods and golf courses.

Outdoor attractions in Jacksonville include Little Talbot Island State Park, Big Talbot Island State Park, Atlantic Beach, the Jacksonville-Baldwin Rail Trail, Dog Wood Park, Kathryn Abbey Hanna Park, the Theodore Roosevelt Area, Timucuan Ecological and Historical Preserve, and the Jacksonville Arboreteum and Gardens. Sports fans can take in a Jacksonville Jaguars NFL game at Everbank Field. The AFL Jacksonville Sharks can be seen at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. The Memorial Arena is also a regular host to all types of major concerts.

Families may enjoy the Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens, the Riverside Arts Market, the Sun-Ray Cinema and the Autobahn Indoor Speedway. Options for playing golf in Jacksonville include the Marsh Landing Country Club, Bent Creek Golf Course, Hyde Park Golf Club, the Champions Club at Julington Creek, Windsor Park Golf Club and the Cimarrone Golf Club. Performance art and theater options include the Alhambra Dinner Theater, the Florida Theater, Theatre Jacksonville, the River City Playhouse and concerts at the Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts.