1. The Jacksonville Carnival
The Carnival is in full swing! According to the Jacksonville Mall Website, this event features, “22 rides, 6 food wagons, and 15 game booths,” all within the Jacksonville Mall location’s parking lot. A great opportunity for the family to spend quality time together and take a spin on a few rides.
Annually, the Jacksonville Commons Recreation Center hosts family-friendly and accessible Easter Egg hunts. Eggstravaganza is taking place this coming weekend on Mach 24th, for children between the ages 1 to 6. But this isn’t the only Egg Hunt for your children to attend; the Commons is also hosting a hunt THIS FRIDAY, with a twist on the traditional egg hunting. Bring your flash-lights, and go Easter Egg hunting in the dark. For a more comprehensive list of the Easter Egg hunts occurring in and around Jacksonville this weekend, The Jacksonville Daily News has compiled a list here.
3. Rockin’ Spring Festival
It’s time for the 2018 Rockin’ Spring Festival in Hubert! Not only does this event feature bounce houses for the kids, and food vendors, but will host an Easter Egg Hunt as well. If you’re looking for something easy on the budget and fun for both the adults and children, this festival is the perfect place to go! Live music is expected, too!
4. Spring Farm Festival
Along with ANOTHER egg hunt, the Spring Farm Festival in will host several activities, vendors, food and hayrides and farm animals for the children to see! Admission is only $5.00, and children under 2 years old are free to get in! Take your children to see some of the newborn animals and enjoy the farm views.
Know of other festivals going on around Jacksonville? Be sure to let us know so that we can add it to our list!