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What to do in Jacksonville this holiday weekend

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Jacksonville Light Boat Parade
Lit-up boats on the St. Johns River is a 30-year holiday tradition in Jacksonville.

Holiday events are planned across Jacksonville after Thanksgiving Day. Here's your guide for what to do after you've eaten your fill.

Friday, Nov. 28

Black Friday Melanin Market
More than 175 Black-owned businesses, nonprofits and artists and live entertainment.
2-7 p.m.
822 A. Philip Randolph Blvd.

Nights of Lights in St. Augustine Free Shuttle
One of the top 10 holiday lights in the world, according to National Geographic.
1-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday
Visitor Information Center, 10 S. Castillo Drive.

Saturday, Nov. 27

904 Pop-Up
A street fair with artist booths and food trucks.
11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Riverfront Plaza.

Jacksonville Light Boat Parade and Fireworks
Lots of lit up boats float down the St. Johns River.
6 p.m.
St. John's River and Riverwalk.

Christmas in the Cathedral District Opening Night
More than 150 Christmas trees get lit up at once, with live music and cathedral tours.
6-9 p.m.
Main Street Park.

Untold Stories: Ebbs and Flows
Live oral storytelling around the theme of ebbs and flows.
8-10 p.m.
128 E Forsyth St. No. 300, Jacksonville.