Finally, the weekend is here! With cooler weather on the way, it's the perfect time to get out and enjoy.
Veteran's Day Weekend has plenty of fun events happening around the First Coast! Here are our top picks:
Greater Jacksonville Agricultural Fair
Bring on the funnel cake! The Greater Jacksonville Agricultural Fair has officially returned to the First Coast. It opens Thursday, Nov. 7, and continues through Sunday, Nov. 17.
Hours are Monday through Thursday, 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Fridays 3 p.m. to11 p.m., Saturdays 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Sundays 10 a.m.–10 p.m.
There will be extended hours on Monday, Nov. 11 with gates open noon to 11 p.m.
Regular admission is $10 for adults, $6 for seniors (ages 65 and older) and $6 for children (ages 6 to 12).
Children age five and younger are admitted free.
Saturday, noon - 9 p.m.
Springfield Historic District
The Jacksonville PorchFest is back in historic Springfield this weekend! You can expect more than 18 performers on porches throughout the historic district. Here's the Buzz: For the first time ever, The PorchFest will have all female headliners. It's free! Here's a look at the line up: Mama Blue, Alanna Royale, Maggie Koerner, Mal Jones, with The Lyricist LIVE, Mere Woodard Band, Universal Green, Spade McQuade, Kim Reteguiz and the Black Cat Bones, Junco Royals, King Eddie and Pili Pili, Chris Thomas Band, Beau and the Burners, and Ouija Brothers. New Porch Performances include Kara Frazier, Tad Jennings, Let's Ride Brass Band, Jags Drum Line, Soju, Honey Hounds, and The Brent Byrd Band.
The Mighty O'Jays and Friends
Saturday, 8 p.m.
The Florida Theatre
If you're a fan of the O'Jays, they're making a stop on the First Coast in their Final World Tour. The group will take the stage tomorrow evening at 8 p.m., at the Florida Theatre. Click here for tickets.
USWNT vs. Costa Rica (International Friendly)
If you're lucky enough to have Monday off, a late night soccer game could be an option this weekend. The world champs, our U.S. National Women's Soccer Team will take on Coasta Rica at the TIAA Bank Field this Sunday! Tickets are available here.
Whatever you do, be sure to get out there and enjoy the weekend!