Jacksonville’s largest art and music festival of the Fall is here! Tomorrow, Connection Festival 2014 kicks off, and it spans from September 12 to 14. This electric event will be spread out over blocks within the Elbow District of downtown Jacksonville.  So far, weather looks perfect and parking accommodations are all set. Tickets are on sale now — $40 a day, or $65 for the whole festival.

connection festival

The Connection Festival will have over 80 local, national, and international musicians. Music genres will include rock, hip hop, jazz, alternative, R&B, folk, latin, indie pop, brass bands and dozens more. There will also be artists coming from all over the country. This festival houses many street performances, exhibitions, art pavilions, and a sculpture walk. Not to mention an overflow of food and drinks. It’s an entirely new festival every year, so you don’t want to miss your chance to experience this year’s awesomeness!

Nationally recognized names include:
Less Than Jake
Naughty by Nature
Surfer Blood
The Sugarhill Gang
Cibo Matto w/Nels Cline of Wilco
Tony Spinner of Toto
Kermit Ruffins

festival map

Come take in and support some of our city’s local food, talent, business vendors and more. You never know, maybe next year you’ll be taking the stage!

To purchase tickets and to find out more information visit www.connectionfestival.com
Check out their twitter @WeAreConnection