Get Active in Downtown Jacksonville

Author: Kayla Baker, Downtown Vision Marketing Intern

Get ready to embrace an active lifestyle in #DTJax! Experience the beauty of our scenic riverwalk, join in on free yoga and Zumba, and discover the endless possibilities awaiting you in Downtown. Embark on your wellness journey and take advantage of everything Downtown Jacksonville has to offer! 

Corkscrew Park

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Gear up for an exhilarating HIIT session at Corkscrew Park! Feel the burn along the Northbank Riverwalk as you sweat it out and embrace the breeze. Located beneath the Acosta Bridge and along the St. Johns River, this park offers top-notch strength training equipment to elevate your workout, stocked by the Downtown Ambassadors seven days a week. 

Free Yoga Classes

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Are you taking advantage of all the free yoga classes in #DTJax? Treat yourself to a Tuesday stretch at the Daily’s Place FlexField this February. Busy during the week? Not a problem! Free classes can be found all weekend long. Friday classes are held at Ford on Bay beginning at 5:30 p.m. by Yoga4Change, and free Saturday classes are held under the Fuller Warren Bridge before the Riverside Arts Market– making for the perfect opportunity to hit the fresh produce stands after class. Finally, wind down your weekend with family yoga at Ford on Bay at 3 p.m. hosted by the Winston YMCA every Sunday. 

The Jacksonville Riverwalk

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Looking for a leisurely stroll? The Riverwalk has you covered! Take in the sights of the St. Johns, catch an infamous Jacksonville sunset or spot a dolphin while getting your steps in. Located on either side of the river, the Northbank and Southbank paths give you ample opportunities to stroll.

Downtown Jacksonville Bridges

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Turn your cardio workout into an adventure by conquering one of the iconic #DTJax bridges! Challenge yourself to ascend the Main Street Bridge and soak in breathtaking views of the cityscape, or marvel at the skyline while climbing the Acosta Bridge.

Shared-Use Path

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Ready to pedal your way to fitness and fun? Hop on your bike and cruise over to the shared-use path (SUP)  alongside the Fuller Warren Bridge. Designed exclusively for pedestrians, this path offers an ideal opportunity to involve the whole family – furry friends included – in your fitness adventure. With stunning views of Downtown Jacksonville, it’s the perfect spot for a leisurely stroll or a refreshing bike ride.

Let’s get moving #DTJax! Show us how you stay active in Downtown Jacksonville using #DTJax for a chance to be featured on our social pages!