Thanksgiving Events

This page lists family-friendly Thanksgiving themed events in the Jacksonville, Florida area.
Kids Jacksonville: Thanksgiving Events - Fun 4 First Coast Kids
11/01 - 11/30: Turkey Talk Storytime at We Rock the Spectrum

Come celebrate the Thanksgiving season EVERY Monday in November! We will be reading an interactive story + Completing a Themed Craft + and Open Play i ...

November 5, 7, 19, 26, 2018
Hours: 10:00am
$12 per child
Area: Southside/Mandarin
9357-3 Philips Highway, Jacksonville, FL
11/16: My Gym Kids Night Out: Gobble Wobble JIVE turkey party!

Kid's Night Out is more than just a party- it's a rocking good time designed to entertain your children with incredible rides, swings, themed games, p ...

November 16, 2018
Hours: 6:30pm - 10:00pm
$32.99 for the first child, $27.99 for each additional ...
Area: Beaches/Mayport, East Arlington, Intracoastal
13770 Beach Blvd Ste. 16, Jacksonville, FL, 32224
11/21 & 11/23: Skate Station Funworks School's Out Holiday Skate

School's out so join Skate Station for some fun!

November 21 & 23, 2018
Hours: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Admission starts at $9.00
Area: Southside/Mandarin
3461 Kori Rd., Jacksonville, FL
11/21: Wicked Barley Brewery Friendsgiving: A Thanksgiving Celebration

Wicked Barley Brewing Company proudly presents: Friendsgiving, a celebration of awesome food, great beer and good times! Join us for a Pre-Thanksgivin ...

November 21, 2018
Hours: 11:00am - 10:00pm
Area: Southside/Mandarin
4100 Baymeadows Rd., Jacksonville, FL, 32217
11/22:  Community First Thanksgiving Distance Classic

Join us on Thanksgiving morning for a half marathon, 5k or Turkey Trot! Half Marathon at 7:00am 5k and Turkey Trot at 6:50am

November 22, 2018
Hours: 7:00am
Area: Southside/Mandarin
Pickwick Plaza 9850 San Jose Blvd, Jacksonville, FL, 32257
11/22: 14th Annual Turkey Trot 5k - Vida Race Series

The 14th Annual Vida Race Series Turkey Trot 5K on Amelia Island offers an event for racers, runners, and walkers. Race, Run or Walk the 5K, which mea ...

November 22, 2018
Hours: 8:00am
48 Osprey Village Drive, Amelia Island, FL, 32034
11/22: Omni Turkey Trot 5K

This time chipped race will start and finish at Omni Amelia Island Plantation’s Racquet Park, located next to the Verandah restaurant. Enjoy a scenic ...

November 22, 2018
Hours: 8:00am
102 Racquet Park Drive, Amelia Island, FL, 32034
11/22: Psych Ed Connections 10k/5k Turkey Trot, Fun Run & Parade!

Be part of the 3rd Annual Psych Ed Connections Turkey Trot and Fun4FirstCoastKids Fun Run & Parade presented by www.CrosswaterConnect.com! Our 201 ...

November 22, 2018
Hours: 7:30am
Area: Nocatee
120 Marketside Ave., Nocatee, FL, 32081
11/22: Run Turkey Run & Subway Kids Run Jax Series

Start a new family tradition this Thanksgiving with the Run Turkey Run 5k in beautiful World Golf Village with Ultimate Racing. The 4th Annual Run ...

November 22, 2018
Hours: 7:30am
500 S. Legacy Trail, St. Augustine, FL, 32292
11/22: Run Turkey Run 5K

Start a new family tradition this Thanksgiving with the Run Turkey Run 5k in beautiful World Golf Village with Ultimate Racing. The 4th Annual Run Tu ...

November 22, 2018
Hours: 9:00am
500 S Legacy Trail, St. Augustine, FL, 32092
11/22: Thanksgiving Brunch at Casa Marina Hotel

The most wonderful day of the week to dine sumptuously, linger over conversation and enjoy Chef Aaron’s creative cuisine at Brunch. The Casa Marina’s ...

November 22, 2018
Hours: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Area: Beaches/Mayport
691 N. 1st Street, Jacksonville Beach, FL, 32250
11/22: Thanksgiving Champagne Brunch - Embassy Suites Jacksonville

Gather with family and friends at Embassy Suites Jacksonville this Thanksgiving! BOTTOMLESS MIMOSAS BREAKFAST STATION Omelets Prepared to Order ...

November 22, 2018
Hours: 11:00am - 3:00pm
$43 Adults I $36 Seniors I $17 12 and under I 4 and und...
Area: Southside/Mandarin
9300 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL, 32256
11/22: Thanksgiving Grand Feast at The Ritz-Carlton Amelia

Celebrate Thanksgiving with an elaborate culinary presentation of traditional Thanksgiving favorites accompanied by live music. The scrumptious buffet ...

November 22, 2018
Hours: 12:00pm -: 3:30pm
$110 per adult and $45 for children age 5-12, including...
4750 Amelia Island Parkway, Amelia Island, FL, 32034
11/22: YMCA Turkey Trot 5k Family Race and 1 Mile Fun Run

Bring your whole family and join us Thanksgiving morning for our Annual Turkey Trot 5k and 1 Mile Fun Run! Our race will begin at Mickler Landing and ...

Thursday, November 22, 2018
Hours: 8:30am - 11:30am
Area: Ponte Vedra Beach
Mickler's Landing Beach Park, USA, County Rd 203, Sawgrass, FL, 32082
11/23 - 11/24: Carson Springs Wildlife Conservation Foundation Thanksgiving Tours

Come celebrate a late Thanksgiving with Tuesday the baby cheetah, Doodle the baby Clouded leopard and their friends at Carson Springs Wildlife! Tours ...

November 23 and 24, 2018
Hours: Tours start at 10:00am or 1:00pm
$25, $8 under 12
8528 E County RD 225, Gainesville, FL, 32609
11/23-11/25: Christmas Made in the South

As Christmas time approaches what better way to get ready for the holiday season than to stroll the aisles for treasures at this year's award winning ...

November 23-25, 2018
Hours: Fri. 9:00am-6:00pm - Sat. 10:00am-6:00pm - Sun. 11:00am...
Adults - $7.00 - Children 12 & Under - Free, One Admiss...
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
1000 Water Street, Jacksonville, FL, 32204
11/23: Annual Christmas on the River Tree Lighting Ceremony

The Jacksonville Landing presents the 32nd Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, November 23 at 7:00 p.m. Kickoff the holiday season a ...

November 23, 2018
Hours: 7:00pm
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
2 W. Independent Drive, Jacksonville, FL, 32202
11/23: Jacksonville Icemen vs. Greenville Swamp Rabbits: Autism Awareness Weekend

Head downtown to watch Jacksonville's professional hockey team, The Jacksonville Icemen take on the Swamp Rabbits. *SPECIALTY JERSEYS* *GIVEAWAY ( ...

November 23, 2018
Hours: 7:30pm
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
300 A. Philip Randolph Blvd., Jacksonville, FL, 32202
11/24, 12/01, 12/08, & 12/15: St. Mary's Railroad Santa Express

The magic of Christmas comes alive at Santa Land where Jolly Old St. Nick himself boards the train for the return ride with gifts for all the good lit ...

November 24, December 1, 8, & 15, 2018
Hours: 10:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm
Adults $17 Children (3-12) $11 Children under 2 FREE, p...
Theatre by the Trax, 1000 Osborne Street,, St. Mary's, GA, 31558
11/24: Barnes and Noble Storytime and Activities Featuring Mickey Mouse Goes Christmas Shopping

In this charming vintage book, Mickey and Minnie take Mickey's nephews to a big department store for a day of holiday shopping they'll never forget. J ...

November 24, 2018
Hours: 11:00am
Area: St. Johns Town Center
11/24: Home Depot Kids Workshop: Gingerbread Man Ornament

Run, run, run as fast as you can to this hands-on holiday workshop where you and your child can assemble a gingerbread picture frame that doubles as a ...

November 24, 2018
Hours: 9:00am - 12:00pm
11/24: Jacksonville Icemen vs. Greenville Swamp Rabbits: Teddy Bear Toss

Head downtown to watch Jacksonville's professional hockey team, The Jacksonville Icemen take on the Greenville Swamp Rabbits. Presented by Communi ...

November 24, 2018
Hours: 7:00pm
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
300 A. Philip Randolph Blvd., Jacksonville, FL, 32202
11/25: Deck the Chairs Create Joy Opening Night With First Coast Wind Symphony

Schedule: 4:30-4:40: DTC Welcome, Announce activities, Kick off voting 4:40-4:45: Lifeguards Statement 4:45-5:00: COJB Dignitaries 5:00-5:45: Fi ...

November 25, 2018
Hours: 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Area: Beaches/Mayport
Seawalk Pavilion, 75 North 1st St., Jacksonville Beach, FL, 32250
11/25: Skate Station Funworks Skate Your Turkey Off

Turkey bowling, can roll, turkey racing, get your skate on and get that turkey off!

November 25, 2018
Hours: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Admission starts at $9.00
Area: Southside/Mandarin
3461 Kori Rd., Jacksonville, FL
Jekyll Island Skating Village

Jekyll Island “ice” skating is back and in a new riverfront location for the 2018-19 season. Located in the picturesque Historic District, the Jekyll ...

November 17 - January 6, 2018 (Closed Thanksgiving & Ch...
Hours: See website for times
$5 per person, includes skate rental & 30-minute sessio...
364 Riverview Drive, Jekyll Island, GA, 31527
Kids FREE November Jacksonville

Free Entry All Month Long at Jacksonville's Top Attractions! Bring the whole family for Kids Free November in Jacksonville! Find all the participating ...

November 1 - November 30, 2018
Hours: Varies
Thanksgiving Holiday Camps

Check out the Fun4FirstCoastKids.com list of School Holiday camps. There are day camps available for the day before and after Thanksgiving!