• Woodland Acres Boys & Girls Club (map)
  • 191 Pecan Street
  • Jacksonville, FL, 32211
  • United States

FAMILY FUN FOR EVERYONE!

 
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Visit our 4th Annual Collard Green Festival and bring the whole family for only $5 at the door! Walk through our Ready 4 Veggies bus, packed with fresh fruits and vegetables that will keep you and your family healthy and happy.

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Pick your favorite collard greens from our farm and make memories that last! Cheer for your favorite celebrity chef, as they cook up their best dishes using collard greens from our field and compete for the grand prize and bragging rights.

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Let your kids explore our family fun zone! A place where kids can jump around in our bounce house, have their faces painted, play games with other kids and meet some heroic mascots.

 
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Celebrity Chef Cook-Off!

Cheer on your favorite chef as they compete using their best recipes and fresh collard greens from our farm to be First Coast’s American Culinary Federation’s top Chef!

 

Fun Zone For Kids!

Live with an animal lover? Don’t forget to stop by our petting zoo and make your special loved one’s day! If all that standing has you looking for a seat, enjoy a pony ride in the cool shade near our collard green field. Snap a picture with your entire family at our photo booth and take a selfie while you’re at it!

Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeast Florida’s Annual Collard Green Festival will also include a photo booth, live DJ, dance and step performances from our Boys & Girls Clubs members!

Visitors will also be able to walk through our Ready 4 Veggies bus, packed with fresh fruits and vegetables that will keep you and your family healthy and happy.

Visitors will also be able to walk through our Ready 4 Veggies bus, packed with fresh fruits and vegetables that will keep you and your family healthy and happy.

 

So Much More

Hungry? You have several options to choose from! Head over to our food truck section, where you’re bound to find the flavors that will hit the spot!

Make sure you include some veggies! Remember to stop by our community zone where you can receive free health screenings from trained medical staff!

Speaking of heroes, visit Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department’s Safe House and see what real heroes do daily! Maybe you just want to dance! Enjoy dance and step performances from Boys & Girls Club members, DJ music and plenty of room to groove.

Free parking located at Regency Cap and Gown’s parking lot, at the corner of Atlantic Blvd. and Arlington Road North. Shuttles will run every 10 minutes to the event entrance.

 

Become a Sponsor

Sponsorship information coming soon. Contact Jami Houston if you’re interested in partnering with us for this unique event!

Jami Houston, Community & Board Liaison, 904-396-4435 Ext. 107, jamih@bgcnf.org

 

2018 Festival Sponsors

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SAVE THE DATE: SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2019

Please contact Jami Houston 904-396-4435 ext 107, jamih@bgcnf.org for more information.