#DTJax Weekly Update: November 15 – November 21

The following is this week’s issue of the “#DTJax Weekly Update” e-newsletter. To receive this in your email inbox each week, sign-up here.


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Things To Do Downtown


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DVI Updates 

The Elbow Jam is this Thursday!
The Elbow Jam, formerly known as The Elbow Bender, returns for the second year to Downtown Jacksonville’s Entertainment District with two outdoor stages, six bands, live mural artists, dance performances, an InstaRamp, food trucks and more! Plus, check out programming and specials at 15 participating bars and restaurants. More information at

We’ll see you this Thursday, November 17 from 7 – 10 p.m., followed by after dark programming in The Elbow. Download the full map here.
Small Business Saturday returns to #DTJax! 


On Saturday, November 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., #DTJax invites you to join us for Small Business Saturday. This year, don’t just shop small for our local businesses, do it for the businesses you love, for the community you call home and for the money that can stay in the neighborhood when we all #ShopSmall. View the full list of participating businesses at

This year, get up, get out and #ShopSmallDTJax.


Amplified Vol. 2 CD: 



Still available is your free copy of Amplified Vol. 2! Download here.


2015 State of Downtown Report:

2015-State-of-Downtown_v3-for-print_lowres_Page_01Downtown Vision, Inc. released an 18-month summary on the state and growth of Downtown Jacksonville. This report provides details on development successes and  announcements, office and employment trends, residential growth, retail mix, arts and culture, tourism, transportation and more. Read the report in it’s entirety on our blog or visit to download the PDF.



DVI Annual Report Available:
 Have you ever wondered, what exactly does DVI do in a year? Check out our latest Annual Report, which  highlights accomplishments and financial information for fiscal year 2014-2015. Our 2015-2016 Annual Report is coming soon!