Social Events

Many of the top social events in the area.

Cummer Ball the highlight of the social season

Cummer Ball the highlight of the social season

The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens hosted its annual black tie gala March 16. The event was a hit, as Co-Chairs Suzanne Hinckley and Chris Hieb planned the eventful evening from start to finish. The celebration of natural Florida and themed art from Jim Draper and Allison Watson set the tone with original, large […]

Patrons go big for Arts, support CAP

Patrons go big for Arts, support CAP

There were high hopes for the Cathedral Arts Project’s largest annual fundraiser, as art and education advocates tried to outperform a fundraising goal of $450,000, topping 2012 numbers. Arts and education advocates were recognized for their exceptional efforts, helping over 1,800 students enrolled in Cathedral Arts Project afterschool and summer classes this school year alone. […]

It’s Coming up Roses for St. Vincent’s HealthCare

It’s Coming up Roses for St. Vincent’s HealthCare

Patrons were ‘living the life’, as they came out to support the St. Vincent’s HealthCare Foundation with a resolute effort to raise assets for the Spine and Brain Institute. The theme ‘Viva La Rosa’ exemplifies the tireless work and efforts of the physicians, staff and affiliates that illustrate the mission of the hospital – to […]

Heroes honored at ‘The Golden Hour’ gala

Heroes honored at ‘The Golden Hour’ gala

A Night for Heroes was one to remember as the annual black tie gala held Feb. 16 at the Omni Jacksonville Hotel celebrated triumph over tragedy when seconds count in life’s most traumatic moments. Acknowledging first responders, University of Florida physicians, Shands Jacksonville nurses and technicians, the TraumaOne flight crew and countless others, the night […]

Intuition hosts ‘Mardi Gras’ to help raise funds

It was a night full of suds and duds, as a well-dressed Community Connection crew- alongside a crowd of supporters, raised a glass and some much needed funding for families in need. The event took place Feb. 7 at the home of Intuition Ale Works on King Street. The mission of Community Connections is to […]

A laid back affair for Greenscape

While celebrating the green proceeds from the twenty-sixth annual Flowering Tree Sale earlier in the day, the nonprofit Greenscape of Jacksonville patrons, friends and board members enjoyed good company at The Museum in St. Nicholas. The blue jean clad crowd relaxed with great music, drinks, food and friendship- all the while supporting a greener vision […]

PATRONS PAUSE, ENGAGE WITH NEW MOCA EXHIBIT

PATRONS PAUSE, ENGAGE WITH NEW MOCA EXHIBIT

SLOW: Marking Time in Photography and Film premiered Jan. 26 at the Museum of Contemporary Art and runs through Apr. 7. The exhibition features the works of seven American and European artists who explore the questions of time and duration through photography, film and video.

Wall of Hope unveiled at Gallery 1037

Wall of Hope unveiled at Gallery 1037

Reddi-Arts and Gallery 1037 kicked off the January/February show “Wall of Hope” with a reception late last month. The show, in conjunction with the University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute, features artwork by cancer patients, their families, friends, staff and artists, as well as busts by Riverside sculptor Cliff Leonard. The University of Florida Proton […]