Jacksonville Mayor Shuts Down All City Events


Main Street Bridge over St. Johns River in Jacksonville, Florida, North America.

Main Street Bridge over St. Johns River in Jacksonville, Florida, North America.

With Covid-19 (Coronavirus) running rapid, Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry has decided to cease all major Jacksonville events.

Those venues include TIAA Bank Field, VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, the Times Union Performing Arts Center and the Prime Osborn Convention Center. The mayor also said the Jacksonville Zoo, as well as all libraries and public parks will close Friday at the end of business.