Special Events

Corporate and Marquee Society VIP Concert
Date: March 3, 2021
Time: 6:30 – 10:30 pm
Location: Bowing Oaks, 7743 Alphons St, Jacksonville, FL 32256

This thank you event is invitation-only and includes heavy hors d’oevres and cocktails in the intimate setting of Bowing Oaks.  You’ll enjoy live music by Max Weinberg’s Jukebox, which features world-renowned drummer of Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band, Max Weinberg. Max Weinberg’s Jukebox comes armed with an unlimited repertoire of classic songs, engaging the audience in a truly interactive concert experience. They play everything from the Beatles to the Stones to Bruce and the E Street Band’s biggest hits, and the crowd picks the set list!

If you are interested in become in a Marquee Society Member or a Corporate Partner, please contact Gretchen Hirsch at gretchen@floridatheatre.com or 904-562-5980


Speakeasy Spirits Tasting Party
Date: TBD

The Florida Theatre is hosting a Speakeasy Spirit Tasting Party to end all parties! Guys put on your best 1920s gangster attire and grab your favorite flapper for an evening of libations, cigars, eats and music. Admission gives you unlimited access to the locally distilled Vodka/Gin Tasting, food tasting from local restaurants, cash bar and endless music!

All proceeds from the Speakeasy Spirits Tasting Party will benefit the nonprofit Florida Theatre Performing Arts Center, Inc.


Annual Benefit Party
Date: May 15, 2021

DEX Imaging, the nation’s largest independent dealer of office printers and copiers, will be the 2020 Presenting Sponsor for the historic, nonprofit Florida Theatre’s annual benefit party.

On Saturday, May 15, the Florida Theatre transforms into a dance party that includes building out an extension of the stage to cover the ground floor seating.  More than 240 guests will enjoy exclusive table seating for a sit-down dinner on the main floor in the historic auditorium. Upstairs, in the mezzanine, the party expands where guests can savor heavy hors d’oeuvres, endless cocktails and themed entertainment. The evening ends with a party on the Florida Theatre stage, with live dance music.

Proceeds from annual benefit party benefit the annual operations of the nonprofit Florida Theatre.

Table tickets include valet parking, a VIP cocktail party on the stage, and an elegant plated dinner on the extended stage of the theatre, followed by the concert.

Individual tickets include valet parking, access to the theatre’s mezzanine, endless heavy hors d’oeuvres, an all-night open bar, and balcony seating for the concert.

For information on sponsorship opportunities or to purchase a table, please contact Michelle Adams at michelle@floridatheatre.com or call (904) 562-5973.