Jacksonville welcomes a new era for Downtown hospitality as millions of dollars have been spent modernizing and reimagining all of the major hotels in the city’s urban core, plus new exciting meeting venues and foodie hot-spots are opening monthly. With Jacksonville event venues for 10 to 10,000 p...
Jacksonville welcomes a new era for Downtown hospitality as millions of dollars have been spent modernizing and reimagining all of the major hotels in the city’s urban core, plus new exciting meeting venues and foodie hot-spots are opening monthly. With Jacksonville event venues for 10 to 10,000 people and 18,000 guest rooms in the city alone, the city matches the world-class amenities of other Sunshine State cities – often at a lower cost. In fact, just as the temperatures drop in many northern U.S. cities, the price to stay in Jacksonville drops to the among the most affordable in the state.
An unforgettable experience awaits meeting and group travelers in the “River City by the Sea!” Business and pleasure mix perfectly in Jacksonville, an energetic destination with Florida’s youngest population and a special experience for every visitor, from exciting action to cultural pursuits and everything in between. The mild Florida weather is ideal for adding unique events to your meeting or conference, from VIP receptions on the water to magnificent celebrations at an NFL Jacksonville Jaguars game. End the day at one of Jacksonville’s restaurants or stop into one of the areas many craft breweries. Jacksonville’s southern hospitality and Florida Flair will make your group feel like they “own the town.”
With the largest shoreline in Florida, Jacksonville provides the opportunity to meet by the water in Downtown by the St. Johns River or at the Beaches along the Atlantic Ocean in beautiful, historic, flexible and state-of-the art venues that cannot be found in any other city in the state. The urban core offers the convenience of walking or taking city transportation – the Skyway, trolley or bus – from your meeting location to museums, restaurants and nightlife located in Downtown and its surrounding charming historic neighborhoods. At the Beaches, cutting edge meeting facilities and hotels blend into the laid back vibe of the unique coastal communities. The oceanfront location offers opportunities for unique team building activities and post-meeting events, from guided boat or kayak tours on the ocean to golf and fresh seafood menus at special dinner occasions. Transportation can be easily arranged to take groups from the Beaches into the city core, St. Johns Town Center area and other popular sites in Jacksonville.
Visit Jacksonville’s experienced Sales and Services team works with over 400 groups annually to plan, promote and execute their meetings, convention and events in our exciting yet affordable destination. To learn more about Jacksonville go to www.visitjacksonville.com