SOURCE: Visit Jacksonville

Visit Jacksonville

October 19, 2015 11:35 ET

Kids Free November Is Back in Jacksonville

City Wide Promotion Offers Free Admission for Children at Jacksonville's Top Family Attractions

JACKSONVILLE, FL--(Marketwired - October 19, 2015) - Fall is family time in Jacksonville! After a successful inaugural year in 2014, Visit Jacksonville and its tourism partners are bringing back "Kids Free November," a month-long special promotion for families to discover and explore Jacksonville's most entertaining attractions at a fraction of the regular cost.

During the entire month of November children will receive FREE admission at some of Jacksonville's finest attractions like the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary, the Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens, the Museum of Science and History and many more. Kids Free November runs from November 1-November 30, 2015. Several participating attractions will offer free admission for up to five children under the age of 12 with one general admission paying adult.

"Jacksonville is a vibrant city with an abundance of resources and offerings for families throughout the region to enjoy," said Mayor Lenny Curry. "Kids Free November highlights many of these activities and opportunities where children can explore, learn, and grow."

Kids Free November participating attractions:

  • Amelia River Cruises
  • Adventure Landing
  • Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens
  • Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens
  • Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)
  • Museum of Science and History (MOSH)
  • Ritz Theatre and Museum

Additionally, The Jacksonville Symphony, King & Bear Golf Course, Slammer & Squire Golf Course and Sweet Pete's are offering different special family promotions during November. To learn more about each of the participating attractions and their offers go to:

"November is the perfect month to spend some quality family time in Jacksonville, especially when the fun times can be had without breaking the bank!" said Paul Astleford, President and CEO of Visit Jacksonville. "We invite everyone to visit this fall, especially if you are on a budget, and take advantage of this special promotion, as well as enjoy the fall festivals, city events, shopping and the perfect weather in Jacksonville during this season."

Plan your trip this November, visit our popular family attractions, and put a smile on your children's faces. For more events in Jacksonville, go to

Kids Free November

Valid only November 1- November 30, 2015. Up to 5 children (ages 3-12) have FREE admission with a general admission paying adult. No coupon necessary. This promotion cannot be used for special events or combined with any other discounts/offers. This offer is not intended for schools, organizations or associations.

About Visit Jacksonville

Visit Jacksonville is a DMAI accredited Destination Marketing Organization contracted by the Duval County Tourist Development Council (TDC) to champion the growth of business and leisure tourism in Northeast Florida. Along with its nearly 400 tourism partners, Visit Jacksonville supports a vital and growing component of the local economy -- generating $2.2 billion in direct and indirect economic impact annually and supporting 22,000 jobs that span every sector of the economy. For a closer look at all there is to see and do in Jacksonville, go to or contact 800-733-2668.

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