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There’s plenty to do around Jacksonville and the First Coast this weekend; check it out:

PHINS 9th Annual Gumbo Festival

Looking for some bon temps right here in the River City? Stop by the Jacksonville Landing Friday night or Saturday afternoon to take part in the festivities for the 9th Annual Gumbo Festival hosted by the local Parrot Heads society, with all proceeds from the event benefitting the Mandarin Food Bank.

There will be a pub crawl at The Jacksonville Landing from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. followed by TropRock musical entertainment, and the Gumbo competition + tastings taking place from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday.

Tickets for tasting wristbands are $10 a piece, or you can pay $50 for a weekend pass. You can also drop off non-perishable food items throughout the weekend to be donated to the Mandarin Food Bank.

For more info, visit phinsjax.org.

There’s plenty to do around Jacksonville this weekend, check it out:

Foodies & Movies in Orange Park

Food trucks and classic movies; what could be a better mix?

Each Friday night in March, the City of Orange Park is hosting a Foodies and Movies event at Town Hall Park from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. A live band will play from 6 to 8 p.m., with an outdoor movie starting at 8 p.m.

This week the chosen film is Who Framed Roger Rabbit, with music from Bootleg Creek. For more info on upcoming Foodies & Movies events, check out townoforangepark.com/foodies-movies.

The Great Urban Race

Are you a fan of the show Amazing Race? You should probably check out The Great Urban Race, coming to Jacksonville this Saturday. Hundreds of adventurers will take to the city streets from noon to 5 p.m. to unlock clues and participate in mental and physical challenges at unique stops throughout Jacksonville.