Guide to Jacksonville

Guide to Jacksonville

If you’re new to Jacksonville, new to being a mom in Jacksonville, or just new to Jacksonville Moms Blog, our Guide to Jacksonville showcases the very best we have to offer. With information from the best indoor play areas to local parks and birthday venues, we have everything you need to know about life in Jacksonville with kids.


Jacksonville Moms Need to Know

Guide to Jacksonville

Whether you’re new to Jacksonville or a new mom, we have several guides to help you learn about some of the services offered around town. From photographers to farmers markets, we have plenty of local resources for the Jacksonville mom.
Guide to Jacksonville Photographers
Guide to Fitness In & Around Jacksonville
Guide to Consultant-Run Businesses
Guide to Jacksonville Schools
Summer Camps in Jacksonville


Jacksonville Parks & Outdoor Activities

Jacksonville Parks - Guide to JacksonvilleLooking to get outside with the kids? Check out some of our favorite guides to outdoor fun in Jacksonville.
Favorite Parks in Jacksonville
Outdoor Destinations in the Jacksonville Area
Local Kid-Friendly Hiking Trails
Forts of the First Coast
Florida State Parks


Kid-Friendly Adventures from Jacksonville

Kid Friendly Trips - Guide to JacksonvilleVacation ideas close the Jacksonville are easy to plan with our favorite guides to Day Trips, Road Trips & Disney.
10 Kid Friendly Day Trips from Jacksonville
10 MORE Kid Friendly Day Trips from Jacksonville
3 Kid-Friendly Road Trips
6 Tips for Visiting Disney as a Florida Resident
On the Road with JMB :: Jax to Atlanta
On the Road With JMB :: Jekyll Island


Local Mom Groups & Directory Information

Guide to JacksonvilleOur primary goal in creating Jacksonville Moms Blog was to connect moms online, as well as offline through playdates and our events. Our neighborhood groups and around town directory do just that.
Join one of our Local Mom Groups
Search for Local Resources in our Around Town Directory
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 Neighborhoods that Jacksonville Families Love

Neighborhoods in Jax - Guide to Jacksonville

Moving to Jacksonville? We’ve put together several directories to help you find the right neighborhood for your family.
8 New Neighborhoods that Families Love
6 Historic Neighborhoods We Love
It Takes a Village :: Nocatee Moms Build a New Tribe


Guides to Kid-Friendly Eats & Activities

Kid Friendly Eats Jacksonville - Guide to JacksonvilleJacksonville is filled with lots of kid-friendly things to do and places to eat. These are just a few of our favorites from around town.
Around Town Guide to Kids Eat Free
Local Farmers Markets
Best Doughnuts in Jacksonville
Local Produce Delivery Services
Local Story Times In and Around Jacksonville
Family Guide to Visiting Jacksonville with Kids
The Ultimate Guide to Brunch in Jacksonville
The Beaches Guide to Kid Friendly Activities & Eats
Southside/Baymeadows Guide to Kid Friendly Activities & Eats
Downtown/San Marco/Riverside Guide to Kid Friendly Activities & Eats


Date Night Fun in Jacksonville

Date Night Jacksonville - Guide to JacksonvilleIf you’re looking to get out without the kids, here are a few of our favorite Jacksonville spots.
Best Date Night Restaurants in Jacksonville
Wine on a Dime
The Jacksonville Ale Trail
Dinner out at Mezza Restaurant & Bar


How to Beat the Heat in Jacksonville

admin-ajax.phpSummer in Jacksonville would be unbearable without the water to give us a break from this crazy Florida heat. Check out our mom recommended places to cool off with the kids this summer.
Jacksonville Moms Blog Guide to Swimming Lessons in Jacksonville
Beat the Heat in Jacksonville :: Pools, Water Parks & Splash Pads
Swim Safe with Swimming Safari


The Best Indoor Play Areas in Jacksonville

BEST-Indoor-Play - Guide to JacksonvilleLooking to beat the heat (or rain) and find a place for the kids to play inside. Check out our mom recommend guides to indoor play areas in the greater Jacksonville area.
Best Indoor Play Spaces in Jacksonville
Bay and Bee Indoor Play for Babies and Toddlers
My Gym Indoor Kid Fitness
Gymboree Indoor Play and Class
Pump It Up Indoor Fun for Kids


Seasonal Fun in Jacksonville

Seasonal Fun in jacksonville - Guide to JacksonvilleFrom Christmas lights to pumpkin patches, Jacksonville Moms Blog is your one stop shop for seasonal fun.
Summer Camps in Jacksonville
Summer Blueberry Picking
Strawberry Picking in Jacksonville
Egg Hunts in Jacksonville
Ultimate Guide to Halloween and Fall Fun
Cruising for Christmas Lights in Jacksonville


Birthday Party Planning Guides

Birthday Planning - Guide to JacksonvillePlanning a birthday party? Jacksonville has lots of great venues and entertainment options.
Best Birthday Party Venues in Jacksonville
Best Entertainment for Birthday Parties
Kid Birthday Parties at Bay and Bee
Easy Birthday Parties with My Gym