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July 2013 Events in Jacksonville


July in Jacksonville may be hot, but at least there's plenty to do. Check out our event calendar for Jacksonville for the month of July 2013, featuring national comedians and other events.

1. Downtown Art Walk

Jacksonville's Downtown Art Walk continues throughout the summer. The theme for the month of July is BodyArt Walk, showcasing the best (and perhaps worst) of Jacksonville's inked. The Downtown Art Walk takes place the first Wednesday of each month from 4 to 9 p.m., rain or shine.

2. Riverside Arts Market

The Riverside Arts Market runs from March to December. In addition to hosting live music and other performers, RAM includes a farmer's market and other local vendors. A special 4th of July celebration is also planned for Thursday, July 4. The spot offers a great view of the City of Jacksonville's river fireworks (starts at 9:45 p.m.).

3. International Soccer – Futbol Internacional - Cruz Anul vs. Tigres Auanl

Tickets for this Mexican soccer showdown range from $25 to $35. The game is at EverBank Field in Downtown Jacksonville on July 3, 2013. It starts at 7:30 p.m.

4. TGT: Tyrese, Ginuwine & Tank at the Moran Theater

TGT is an R&B supergroup featuring Tyrese, Ginuwine & Tank. Tickets start at $59. The show is at the Moran Theater on July 3, 2013 at 8 p.m.

5. Be the Dinosaur! Life in the Cretaceous

Have you visited The MOSH (Museum of Science and History) in Downtown Jacksonville? If you or your children are interested in science, and in particular dinosaurs, this exhibit is a must see (runs through September 3).

6. Various Fourth of July Events

There are a number of events around town celebrating the 4th of July, starting with the city's official fireworks show on the banks of the St. John's River.

7. Jamie Kennedy at the Comedy Zone

The comedian best known for his role in the Scream film series, as well as Malibu's Most Wanted, comes to Jacksonville on July 9th at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $25 to $35.

8. Drew Carey at the Comedy Zone

Drew Carey is best known for his role of host on The Drew Carey Show. The comedian comes to Jacksonville on Friday, July 12th for an 8 p.m. show, and then again the following night for an 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. show.

9. Cedric the Entertainer at the Florida Theatre

Cedric Antonio Kyles, known primarily by his stage name Cedric the Entertainer, is an established comedian with a successful television career. He'll be bringing his brand of stand-up comedy to the Florida Theatre on July 19th at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $44 to $67.50.

10. Movie Night at the Cummer Museum

The Cummer's summer film series continues. On July 28, 2013, the Cummer will show the Disney-Pixar hit Cars. The film starts at 8 p.m. Tickets are $6 for members and $10 for non-members.

11. MOSH After Dark: Walking With Tyrannosaurus rex

Dr. John Hutchinson is an evolutionary biomechanist who specializes in the locomotion and anatomy of dinosaurs. In this MOSH After Dark special, Dr. Hutchinson will present his research which allows modern science to reconstruct T.rex's movements.

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