Garden Tour Sponsor – Special Thank You

A Special Thank You to Our Garden Tour Sponsors! Riverside Avondale Preservation is excited to host the third annual Garden Tour this Mother’s Day weekend, Saturday May 13, 10a.m. – 4p.m., rain or shine. A wonderful way to spend time with loved ones while taking in the beauty of nature in one of Jacksonville’s oldest…

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Summertime Historic Homeowner Workshop Series

Summertime Historic Homeowner Workshop Series eThis Summertime Workshop Series will focus on topics that help homeowners better understand and care for their historic homes. Each topic will have a different speaker and location. Each workshop is every other Tuesday of the month and free to attend. Doors open at 6:00pm and the program begins at…

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3rd annual Riverside Avondale Garden Tour

Riverside Avondale Preservation’s Garden Tour is set to be held on Saturday, May 13 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This tour brings neighbors and businesses together to share the transformative nature of front yards, backyards, gardens and landscapes that are sure to give inspiration and encourage budding gardening ideas to bloom. Tour admission includes…

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RIVERSIDE AND SAN MARCO CELEBRATE OPENING OF SHARED-USE PATH CONNECTING COMMUNITIES

RIVERSIDE AND SAN MARCO CELEBRATE OPENING OF SHARED-USE PATH CONNECTING COMMUNITIES PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT April 4, 2023   Contact:  Shannon Blankinship, Executive Director, Riverside Avondale Preservation (904) 614-6570 Lauren Carlucci, President, San Marco Preservation Society (904) 318-2461   Distinguished Guests:  Wayne Wood, founder of Riverside Avondale Preservation LeAnna Cumber, City Councilwomen District 5 MEDIA OPPORTUNITY Saturday,…

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49th annual Riverside Avondale Home Tour

49th annual Home Tour Visit an eclectic mixture of architectural shapes and sizes and see some of the most transformed renovations in our neighborhood. From classic Avondale to new construction, this year’s must-see tour has something for everyone to admire. We hope you’ll join us for this beloved celebration of Riverside and Avondale’s architectural heritage.…

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Riverside Avondale Neighborhood Forum

Riverside Avondale Neighborhood Forum City Councilmembers – Past, Present & Future   Riverside Avondale Preservation (RAP) is hosting a Neighborhood Forum on March 2, 6:30 p.m. at The Garden Club of Jacksonville. The event goes beyond a candidate meet & greet by including previous District Councilmembers from the last 20 years discussing major achievements in…

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SR211 Resurfacing

FDOT State Road 211 resurfacing – Public Comment Deadline is Soon! The Florida Department of Transportation is planning to resurface State Road 211 (San Juan Avenue to I-95) at a cost of $15 million, expected to start in summer 2024. In addition to milling and resurfacing, improvements include the addition of a shared use lane…

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IXIA Chapter Native Plant Sale

IXIA Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society Eight Annual Native Plant Sale The Ixia Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society is holding their Annual Native Plant Sale on Saturday, April 15th, 2022, from 10 am-2 pm at Native Parks 1 and 2.  The parks are located across from each other at 3312 and…

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Welcome our newest team member!

Welcome Chloe, Market Manager at Riverside Arts Market We are pleased to announce the newest member of the Riverside Avondale Preservation team, Chloe Kuhn. Chloe joins us as the Riverside Arts Market Market Manager and will work closely with Market Director, John Silveira. Chloe is a lifelong Floridian who moved to Jacksonville after graduation from…

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