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Festival of Lights 5k | San Marco Square

We hope you will join us for Jacksonville’s largest holiday celebration! The Festival of Lights 5K will be held the same evening as San Marco’s Holiday Magic. The 5K and 1 Mile will both start and finish on San Marco Blvd. in the Square. This event will feature:

Finisher Medals
Pictures with Santa Clause
Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides
Children’s Bounce Games
Toy Soldier Stilt Walkers
Food & Drinks
Christmas Tree Lighting
Lots of Christmas Music
Bell Ringers
The Little Train That Could
Jingle Bells for your Shoes
Awards for best stroller decoration

5:30pm- 1 mile start
6:00pm- 5k start
6:10pm- 5k strollers and walkers start


Hand Lettering Workshop – Christmas Edition | Creative Grain Studio – San Marco

This is a special Hand Lettering Workshop just for Christmas!!!!

If you want to create that great calligraphy look for larger projects such as mirrors, chalk boards or wooden signs – this is the class for you! ***

Join me for a fun evening of learning the techniques of what is known today as “Faux Calligraphy” or Hand Lettering.

We will spend time learning the basics and helping you to create your own style.

We’ll cover the basics with several different tools and you will learn how easy this technique is to create with things that you already have around the house. We will finish off the evening creating a Christmas Ornament

What’s included:

Pens, markers and practice papers
Paint Pens
2 Clear or 2 Wooden Christmas Ornaments (or one of each!)
Tote Bag

What you will learn:

Basics of Hand Lettering
How to create your own style
How to decorate your own Christmas Ornament
Skills to practice on your own

No experience is needed and all supplies are included in the class!