Through March 31, get waterpark passes for Adventure Landing’s Shipwreck Island for $79.99, a discount of $20. Discounted family waterpark passes are available as well. Purchases can be made online and picked up at the park.
The ASPCA and PetSmart-sponsored Mega-Match-a-Thon is going on March 30-April 1 with the goal of getting 250 homeless dogs and cats adopted. You can bring home your new best friend from any of three facilities–First Coast No More Homeless Pets, Jacksonville Animal Care and Control, and the Jacksonville Humane Society–for an adoption fee of $25 during the event. Pets come spayed or neutered, vaccinated and microchipped. If you’ve been thinking of adding to the family, this is a great time to do it.
The Fernandina Farmer’s market offers good prices on in-season produce, plus herb plants and a variety of handcrafted prepared foods. The market is open Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Centre and 7th Streets in downtown Fernandina. If you can’t make it to Amelia Island, ramble over to Neptune Beach for the Beaches Green Market in Jarboe Park, from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday. In addition to produce, pasture-raised beef, crabcakes and other prepared foods, you’ll find fruit trees and orchids.
Riverside Arts Market is bustling every Saturday morning beginning at 10 a.m. Come out to the plaza under the Fuller Warren Bridge for live entertainment, crafts, artists, gourmet foods and onsite refreshments. The free fun goes on from until 4 p.m. Oh, and there’s free parking as well.
Participating Subway shops are offering a BOGO deal in April.
The key is to make the purchase by 9 a.m. With purchase of one 6-inch sub, receive another for free.
Some restrictions and exceptions may apply.
Schedule an adult class for June at Yes You Canvas! and you’ll get 25-percent off the regular session admission of $35. The catch is that you have to make the reservation by midnight on Friday, March 31. Admission includes canvas, paints, brushes–everything you need to create a work of art. Check the calendar and sign up online at www.yesyoucanvas.com. The studio is at 6012 San Jose Blvd. in Lakewood Shopping Center.