Celebrating Fall in Downtown Jacksonville 2023

Author: Jane Robison, Downtown Vision Marketing & Events Intern

Yes, it’s that time of the year again! Pumpkin spice has returned and Halloween decorations are in full supply as the fall season has officially arrived!

If you’re seeking to fill your calendar with seasonal activities, you’ve come to the right place! #DTJax has plenty of activities to get you in the fall mood!

Grab a Pumpkin Spice Latte at The Greenhouse Bar

Photo by: The Greenhouse Bar

Nothing says “fall” like a cup of pumpkin spice coffee! Right in time for fall, the Greenhouse Bar has added their pumpkin spice latte, pumpkin caramel cold brew, peaches and cream matcha, and more seasonal inspired items to their menu! Grab a coffee and enjoy the changing of seasons in #DTJax!

Catch the Rocky Horror Picture Show at Florida Theatre

Photo by: Florida Theatre

As we’ve entered September we all know that spooky season is right around the corner! And what better way to celebrate fall than catching the Rocky Horror Picture Show at the Florida Theatre? Situated in #DTJax, this cult classic will show Saturday, October 28th, just in time for Halloween!

Stroll along the SUP

Photo by: Downtown Vision Inc.

As temperatures slowly cool in #DTJax, take a stroll on the SUP! The Fuller Warren Bridge Shared Used Path (SUP), is located off Riverside Avenue and connects San Marco and Riverside! Welcome the cool breezes of fall and soak up the gorgeous views of Downtown on the SUP

Join the Two-Faced Halloween Kids Art Lab at MOCA

Photo by: MOCA

If your little one’s are eager to celebrate fall, then look no further! Join MOCA for their Two-Faced Halloween Kids Art Lab on Saturday, October 14th. Children between the ages of 6-10 are welcome to join in the fun and are invited to create face masks inspired by the Mayor from Nightmare Before Christmas. It’s a perfect way to celebrate fall with cozy crafts and spooky stories!

Visit the Greater Jacksonville Agricultural Fair

Photo by: Greater Jacksonville Agricultural Fair 

The Fair is coming to #DTJax in the peak of fall season! Arriving Thursday, November 2nd, the Greater Jacksonville Agricultural Fair is bringing tons of fantastic attractions, exhibits, concerts, food and more! And don’t worry, the Greater Jacksonville Agricultural Fair is staying until Sunday, November 12th, giving you plenty of time to enjoy the fall time festivities!

S’mores Ice Cream at Mayday Ice Cream

Photo by: Mayday Ice Cream

If it’s still too warm for a campfire and you’re missing the flavor of s’mores then make your way to #DTJax to try Mayday’s Ice Cream’s  s’mores flavored ice cream. Enjoy a delectable fall treat while waiting for the Florida temperatures to cool down!

Don’t miss out on all the wonderful fall time activities waiting for you! Check for more events & activity updates as the fall season continues.