the Specktator

09-15-2017

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Jax Doc Fest gets reel this weekend!

One of my fave events of the year returns!

05-22-2017

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They call it mental ILLNESS for a reason

44 million Americans have a mental illness: I am one of them

05-15-2017

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Car-Free Week in Jacksonville Is May 15-19

My car is great. But I'm giving it up for the week to actually walk and bike my way around town.

Is there a patron saint for bicyclists?

05-09-2017

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Hats off to Corrine Brown!

Say what you will about the former congresswoman.

But Corrine can rock a lid.

11-02-2016

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The Suns are now the Jumbo Shrimp: Feast on that!

The sun has set, and the shrimp are hot and ready to go.

Upcoming Jacksonville Events

Nov 25 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Lavilla's United Voice
From event organizer: The Downtown Community Cleanup Project will invite every neighborhood organization and cleanup group in the city of Jacksonville to come together for LaVilla. If you’ve been asked to host this event, please[...]
Nov 26 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Dos Gatos
From event organizer: Starting Sunday November 12th Dos Gatos and Creative Veins Performing Arts are bringing you hilarious original comedy from across the country! The show is free so get there early.  
Nov 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm European Street Cafe—Riverside
Lots of restaurants and bars have trivia. But none, not one single one, has The Specktator as host. In addition to obscure questions (she’s particularly fascinated with Guinness World Records), Trivia With The Specktator features[...]
Dec 1 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm White Oak Conservation
From Wild Oak: Join us for Winos for Rhinos! Because who doesn’t love rhinos? And wine. The event includes a tour of our new and expanding rhino facilities where you will meet our rhinos and their[...]
Dec 1 @ 7:30 pm Ritz Theatre and Museum
From jaxevents.com The show formerly known as Amateur Night has a new name, but it’s still the same great show. Each month The Ritz Theatre has amazing performances and electrifying music by DJ Chill Will. And you[...]
Dec 1 @ 7:30 pm Ritz Theatre and Museum
From jaxevents.com The show formerly known as Amateur Night has a new name, but it’s still the same great show. Each month The Ritz Theatre has amazing performances and electrifying music by DJ Chill Will. And you[...]
Dec 2 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Lavilla's United Voice
From event organizer: The Downtown Community Cleanup Project will invite every neighborhood organization and cleanup group in the city of Jacksonville to come together for LaVilla. If you’ve been asked to host this event, please[...]
Dec 2 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Hemming Park
From Facebook: Presented by Community First Credit Union of Florida, this promises to be the biggest championship yet with plenty of space for the trucks to compete for the titles of Best BBQ, Best Burger,[...]
Dec 2 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Ronald McDonald House Charities
From Ronald Mc Donald House Charities We’re excited to bring the Children’s Way 5k & Family Day back to the House & the entire community. The event will be held during the afternoon, and will[...]
Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Theatre Jacksonville
From jasonwoodsactor.com Acclaimed actor Jason Woods brings his solo stage performance of “A Christmas Carol” to Theatre Jacksonville for two shows (one day) only. The show, in its fifth year continues to captivate, enchant and build audiences[...]
Dec 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm Theatre Jacksonville
From jasonwoodsactor.com Acclaimed actor Jason Woods brings his solo stage performance of “A Christmas Carol” to Theatre Jacksonville for two shows (one day) only. The show, in its fifth year continues to captivate, enchant and build audiences[...]
Dec 3 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Dos Gatos
From event organizer: Starting Sunday November 12th Dos Gatos and Creative Veins Performing Arts are bringing you hilarious original comedy from across the country! The show is free so get there early.  
Dec 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm European Street Cafe—Riverside
Lots of restaurants and bars have trivia. But none, not one single one, has The Specktator as host. In addition to obscure questions (she’s particularly fascinated with Guinness World Records), Trivia With The Specktator features[...]
Dec 7 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Community Hospice—Earl B. Hadlow Center for Caring
From Community Hospice: The 27th Annual Tree of Life and Candlelight Service of Remembrance honors the memory of the loved ones we have lost in a beautiful, inspiring program of music, verse and reflection. It[...]
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Lavilla's United Voice
From event organizer: The Downtown Community Cleanup Project will invite every neighborhood organization and cleanup group in the city of Jacksonville to come together for LaVilla. If you’ve been asked to host this event, please[...]
Dec 10 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Dos Gatos
From event organizer: Starting Sunday November 12th Dos Gatos and Creative Veins Performing Arts are bringing you hilarious original comedy from across the country! The show is free so get there early.  
Dec 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm European Street Cafe—Riverside
Lots of restaurants and bars have trivia. But none, not one single one, has The Specktator as host. In addition to obscure questions (she’s particularly fascinated with Guinness World Records), Trivia With The Specktator features[...]
Dec 15 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Law Office of John M. Phillips
From Facebook: The theme will be WINTER WONDERLAND. Tons of snow will be back along with some special surprises. The Jacksonville Jaguars mascot, Jaxson De Ville, will join us. DJ Eric Leffler will be playing[...]
Dec 16 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Lavilla's United Voice
From event organizer: The Downtown Community Cleanup Project will invite every neighborhood organization and cleanup group in the city of Jacksonville to come together for LaVilla. If you’ve been asked to host this event, please[...]
Dec 16 @ 2:00 pm Hendricks Avenue Baptist Church
From Jacksonville Children’s Chorus: All choirs will perform. Guest artists “ChoRuss” from St. Petersburg, Russia. Second performance at 5 p.m.  
Dec 16 @ 5:00 pm Hendricks Avenue Baptist Church
From Jacksonville Children’s Chorus: All choirs will perform. Guest artists “ChoRuss” from St. Petersburg, Russia. Second performance at 5 p.m.  
Dec 17 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Dos Gatos
From event organizer: Starting Sunday November 12th Dos Gatos and Creative Veins Performing Arts are bringing you hilarious original comedy from across the country! The show is free so get there early.  
Dec 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm European Street Cafe—Riverside
Lots of restaurants and bars have trivia. But none, not one single one, has The Specktator as host. In addition to obscure questions (she’s particularly fascinated with Guinness World Records), Trivia With The Specktator features[...]
Dec 23 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Lavilla's United Voice
From event organizer: The Downtown Community Cleanup Project will invite every neighborhood organization and cleanup group in the city of Jacksonville to come together for LaVilla. If you’ve been asked to host this event, please[...]
Dec 24 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Dos Gatos
From event organizer: Starting Sunday November 12th Dos Gatos and Creative Veins Performing Arts are bringing you hilarious original comedy from across the country! The show is free so get there early.  
Dec 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm European Street Cafe—Riverside
Lots of restaurants and bars have trivia. But none, not one single one, has The Specktator as host. In addition to obscure questions (she’s particularly fascinated with Guinness World Records), Trivia With The Specktator features[...]
Dec 30 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Lavilla's United Voice
From event organizer: The Downtown Community Cleanup Project will invite every neighborhood organization and cleanup group in the city of Jacksonville to come together for LaVilla. If you’ve been asked to host this event, please[...]
Dec 31 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Dos Gatos
From event organizer: Starting Sunday November 12th Dos Gatos and Creative Veins Performing Arts are bringing you hilarious original comedy from across the country! The show is free so get there early.  
Jan 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm European Street Cafe—Riverside
Lots of restaurants and bars have trivia. But none, not one single one, has The Specktator as host. In addition to obscure questions (she’s particularly fascinated with Guinness World Records), Trivia With The Specktator features[...]
Jan 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Lavilla's United Voice
From event organizer: The Downtown Community Cleanup Project will invite every neighborhood organization and cleanup group in the city of Jacksonville to come together for LaVilla. If you’ve been asked to host this event, please[...]

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