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Community First Saturday To Be Held October 5 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

October 01, 2013 4:45 pm EDT

Who:   Community First Credit Union and the JAX Chamber.

What:   Dynamic outdoor health, wellness and lifestyle festival in downtown Jacksonville. Featured events detailed on attached flyer.

When:   Saturday, October 5, 2013 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.    

All day events include community interest tents and giveaways, art activities, fitness activities, a Skyway scavenger hunt, free bike valet, and free Wi-Fi  from MacTechPro.

Where:   On the Riverwalk behind The Times-Union Center next to The Jacksonville Landing.

Community First Saturdays is just a short walk through The Landing from the former courthouse parking lot on the east end of the Riverwalk, open for free parking on the east end of the Riverwalk. Through our partnership with JTA the Skyway runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. during Community First Saturdays. Use the Skyway to explore more Downtown.

Why:   Community First Saturdays are held on the first Saturday of each month from September to June. The event offers family-friendly activities outdoors along the beautiful St. Johns River. The event is designed to connect attendees with downtown and the outdoors. Community First Saturdays is made possible by Community First Credit Union and many more sponsors.

More about Community First Saturdays can be found at www.CommunityFirstSaturdays.com or on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/CommunityFirstSaturdays or on Twitter at www.twitter.com/Community1stSat. Use hashtag #ilovejax on social media. 

  The JAX Chamber is the business membership organization dedicated to driving quality economic growth in 
  Northeast Florida to make this region the best place to work, live and play. Membership provides the
  opportunity to connect with and buy from other Chamber members. The connections result in business growth
  and a more prosperous economy.

  Community First Credit Union of Florida is a state-chartered credit union based in Jacksonville serving anyone 
  who lives or works on the First Coast. Community First is one of the 10 largest credit unions in the state, serving
  more than 105,000 members and with assets of $1.3 billion. Community First has 16 locations and 300
  employees. A not-for-profit, Community First is a full-service financial institution offering banking, loans,
  mortgages and investments for consumers and businesses throughout the First Coast.