Jacksonville Travel Packages
There is nothing quite like being able to watch a live event in the warmth of the Florida sun, and for that very reason Jacksonville, or "Jax" as the locals call it, is an oasis for sports fans.
Jacksonville has a rapidly expanding sports scene with several professional sports franchises calling this city home. The Jacksonville Sharks (Indoor Football League), the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp(MiLB-AA), Jacksonville Icemen (East Coast Hockey League), the Jacksonville Giants (American Basketball Association), the Jacksonville Axemen (USA Rugby League), the Jacksonville Armada FC (National Premier Soccer League) and the Jacksonville Dixie Blues (Women's Football Alliance) are all present in the city. The crown jewel of them all is the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League.crown jewel of them all is of course the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League (NFL)!
Jacksonville also hosts a number of annual sporting events, including two major college football games. This includes the iconic Florida vs. Georgia rivalry game, which has been held in Jax since 1933, and the TaxSlayer Bowl, which brings in two teams from either the SEC, Big Ten Conference and the Atlantic Coastal Conference into the city for an unforgettable game and celebration to help kick off the year year!
The Players Championship is a PGA Tour event held just south of Jacksonville at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach. This is a must see tournament for any golf fan!
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Top Jacksonville Sports Teams Jacksonville Jaguars Travel Packages
See the Jacksonville Jaguars play live at TIAA Bank Field in the Sports Complex in Downtown Jacksonville! The Jaguars game day experience in unlike any other in the NFL. These passionate fans know how to tailgate and you will have just as fun pre-game as you will watching the game itself! Eat local foods, drink local beer, join in on DUVAL cheers and swim in one of the pools inside the stadium! To top it all off, the Jaguars also boast some of the lowest ticket prices in football! Let our sports travel experts at Elite Sports Tours plan your trip to Jax today!
Where do the Jacksonville Sports Teams Play? Things to do in Jacksonville? Fishing in Jacksonville
Jacksonville has more shreline than any other Florida city, which makes it the premiere destination for anglers and surfers to visit. Surfing competitions take place all year long on Jacksonville beaches, including the Florida Surfing Championships and the Super Grom Festival. Jax also offers a wide variety of competitve fishing tournaments thoughout the year, which includes the El Cheapo Sheephead Tournament in March, and the Greater Jacksonville Kingfish Tournament in July.
The fun doesn't stop there! You can book your own private fishing trips while in Jax and if you are looking for something fun for the whole family, you can even take a scenic tour of a Dolphin Safari in St. Augustine, just 45 minutes south of downtown Jacksonville.
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Did you know?
Jacksonville boasts Florida’s youngest population, as well as one of the hippest! Always a great place to visit, Lonely Planet ranked Jacksonville on its list of the “10 Best Value Destinations for 2018” and Expedia named Jacksonville as one of “21 Supercool U.S. Cities”.