Memorial Day Festival at Unity Plaza

MEMORIAL DAY FESTIVAL SCHEDULE @ UNITY PLAZA 8:30am: United For Heroes 7K Race Start 9am-10am: Run / Walkers Finish (free beer/beverage for each participant) 9:15am-10:15am: Free Concert with Mike King 10:15am: Fly Over 10:15am-10:45am:  Race Awards 10:45am-11:45am: Free Concert with One Spark Winner “The Band Be Easy“ 11:45am-12:45pm: Free Concert with Mike King 12:45pm-2pm: Free…

Jax Federal Credit Union announces $100,000 sponsorship of Brooklyn’s Unity Plaza

Jax Federal Credit Union has been a part of the Brooklyn neighborhood for more than 25 years. Now, with a large sponsorship of the community center at Unity Plaza, the Park Street-based institution is hoping to enhance the community’s future. Jax Federal Credit Union announced today it is pledging a 10-year, $100,000 sponsorship of the…

Countdown #55 to Unity Plaza Opening – Butterfly Garden to be Named in J.T. Townsend’s Honor

JT Townsend Day Remembrance and Gathering February 7 at Unity Plaza The JT Townsend Foundation remembers JT Townsend with a special, commemorative gathering at Unity Plaza on February 7, 2015. JT Townsend made an incredible impact on the Jacksonville community. Following a spinal cord injury in 2004, JT founded the JT Townsend Foundation (JTTF). “Through…

Countdown #49 to Unity Plaza opening – UP Community Spotlight Series with Metro Jacksonville

Published in EU Jacksonville’s January 2015 Edition UNITY PLAZA UPDATE     By: Jen Jones Above: Jacksonville, Florida, circa 1910. “Main Street north from Bay.” 8×10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.   Unity Plaza has a major dog in the fight when it comes to shoring up our city’s collective understanding of what…

Countdown #47 to Unity Plaza Opening – Dec 4 – Florida Blue Sponsors Brooklyn Leadership Holiday Party

Sponsored by Florida Blue and Unity Plaza Catering Provided by:   The Chef’s Garden  &  Intuition Ale Performances Brought to You by:  The North Florida Conservatory  &  The Florida Ballet Annual Events and Lasting One Time Naming Opportunity Materials Presented by Wingard Creative