Baby Shower Countdown…Contributor Spotlight Pt. 2

Monday, March 4th, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Baby Shower Contributors

Saturday, March 9
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Sunday, March 10
1:30 PM – 5:00 PM
(last admittance at 4:00 PM)

Are you getting excited about the Baby Shower yet? Come out to welcome “Red,” “Blue,” and “Pink”…and their friends, Runty, Sprout, and Star! There will be plenty of things to do and see…plus, our silent auction and raffle! Here are some more contributor spotlights…make sure to see the previous blog post for other spotlights!

We’ll be posting about more of our contributors throughout the week, so keep checking back!


Adventure LandingAdventure Landing – Jacksonville, Jacksonville Beach, & St. Augustine
Win This Prize: Family Pack: 18-Hole Game of Golf (for four people), Quest Pass (choose three activities), and plenty of coupons!
See Jacksonville TripAdvisor Reviews
Adventure Landing’s Website
Adventure Landing Jacksonville’s Facebook

Looking for a fun, affordable way to amuse the kids over the weekend? Adventure Landing is the place to be! Start your adventure off with an 18-hole round of mini-golf, or battle your friends in the Pirate’s Quest Laser Tag! In the laser tag arena, you can choose from a score-free play, or a fast-paced, winner-takes-all scored “combat” play. Then move on to their exciting Arcade with over 100 games (and for even more fun, you can redeem the tickets you earn at their merchandise counter!) Finally, if you’re not already tired, grab a bite at the snack counter and finish your day off with go-kart racing!



Green Man GourmetGreen Man Gourmet – 3543 St. Johns Avenue, Jacksonville, Florida 32205
Win This Prize: Gift Basket filled with wine, gourmet rubs & spices, and more!
See Yelp Reviews
Green Man Gourmet’s Website
Green Man Gourmet’s Facebook

Founded in 2010, Green Man Gourmet has been promoting a healthy diet with their gourmet selection of food items! Stop into their shop for a tour of their delicious-smelling (and tasting) rubs, salts, and spices…perfect for whatever you are planning to cook! Or, look through their selection of olive oils, coffee, wine and beer, gourmet cheeses, tea, and much more. You will be blown away by this shop located in the Shoppes of Avondale!



Kevin TickelArtist: Kevin Tickel
PortraitWin This Prize: Framed original painting of Freddy (one of our African Lions)
Kevin Tickel’s Website

Kevin Tickel is a self-taught artist with works in Africa, Australia, Europe, and North America! He was one of the featured artists at Zombie Walk 2011 and can be found at the Jacksonville Downtown 1st Wednesday Art Walks and the North Beaches 3rd Thursday Art Walks. Kevin generously donated a beautiful portrait of Freddy that he painted…and it could be your’s! This is a great addition for any big cat lover. You can also meet Kevin at the Baby Shower on Saturday, March 9!



FSCJ Artist SeriesFSCJ Artist Series
Win This Prize: Cesar Millan tickets (Show is on June 1)
FSCJ Artist Series’ Website
FSCJ Artist Series’ Facebook

Originally beginning as a small program to make arts more available to students at the local community college, the Artist Series grew into a community-wide program. Bringing Broadway, Concert, Off-Broadway, and Cultural shows to Jacksonville, the FSCJ Artist Series brings entertainment to our community season after season. Their 2013-14 season includes a variety of shows such as West Side Story, Mary Poppins, and even Cesar Millan!



O'Reilly'sO’Reilly Auto Parts
Win This Prize: Gift Basket filled with a variety of car products (cleaning, maintenance, etc.)
O’Reilly Auto Part’s Website

Started in 1957, O’Reilly Auto Parts now has over 3,000 stores in the United States! Their knowledgeable associates can help you get the right product for your car – whether it be for cleaning, oil, or even windshield wipers! We’re excited to be offering a gift basket filled by O’Reilly Auto Parts at our silent auction…what better gift for the car-enthusiast in your life?