Wal-Mart Back 2 School Fest
- Date: July 30, 2011
- Time: 10am-1pm
- Cost: Free
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Aquafina present the 4th Annual Wal-Mart Back to School Fest on Saturday, July 30, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Jacksonville Landing.
Dozens of vendors will give away over 200,000 additional free school supplies and live entertainment will take place on the riverfront stage throughout the event.
Wal-Mart’s optical staff will provide free vision screenings to all children and will assist in providing glasses for those who need them.
Other activities and events include PepsiCo sampling stations, fashion shows, face painting, autographs by the ROAR of the Jaguars, balloon animals and more.
Entrance and all activities are free and open to the public.
This event is made possible by Wal-Mart, Sam’s Club, PepsiCo, Aquafina, Frito Lay, Quaker, 95.1 WAPE, Channel 4 News, Sleiman Enterprises and The Jacksonville Landing.
Ample downtown parking is available within close proximity to The Jacksonville Landing. Options include The Landing's own lot immediately east of the property, garage, metered street and peripheral parking.
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