I keep hearing about The Jacksonville Landing. What is it?

Waterfront ViewBreathtaking views of Jacksonville Landing can be seen from The Stand apartments.

Nestled along the gorgeous St. Johns River, The Jacksonville Landing is the spot for entertainment, hosting a variety of waterfront dining options and a cozy inside shopping mall. There are nine restaurants at The Landing, all providing a waterfront view of the beautiful St. Johns River. People of all ages can enjoy The Jacksonville Landing because there is a little something for every walk of life. Finding an apartment close to The Jacksonville Landing can be tricky because of the high demand. But, RentJax has a long list of apartments located just moments away from one of Jacksonville's most beloved landmarks.

If you want to enjoy some dining out and night life then The Jacksonville. Village Bread Café is the place to go for "classic fare with a twist." Tastey sandwiches on home-made bread are popular as well as the freshest salads, savory soups, pizza's on fresh ciabatta bread, and delicious pastries. This place is sure to hit all the notes on your taste buds. If you are feeling like some sushi, Koja Sushi has been voted number one sushi in Jacksonville and has 15 years of experience. The best part about dining in The Jacksonville Landing is no matter where you decide to dine, there is a breathtaking view of St. Johns River. Every seat is the best seat in the house.

Looking for a unique shopping experience? From big brand names to local vendors, Jacksonville Landing has something for everyone. Adrian Pickett Gallery specializes in charcoal pieces and offers classes for the beginner artist. Cherish Couture is an upscale women's clothing store. Cherish Couture carries stunning designer labels for the professional young woman, such as the stylish silhouettes of Blaque Label and luxurious Nicole Lee handbags. A.J. Reese Clothiers focus is men's apparel. They even offer custom clothing. Everyone can shop till they drop at Jacksonville Landing.

The Jacksonville Landing isn't just a great place to dine and shop. There is live music and special events weekly. Events like Jacksonville Original Music festival featuring a wide assortment of musical styles from mostly local and regional acts for all ages to enjoy consisting of Rock, Jazz, Blues, Country, Bluegrass, Hip Hop, Industrial, Metal, Ska and more is something that occurs on a regular basis. The Friday Market has vendors set up shop outside selling jewelry, art, and one of a kind hand- made items. What's even better about these events is that many of them are free! You don't have to break the bank to enjoy your weekend. Once you find your apartment near Jacksonville Landing, you'll only be moments away from some of the best entertainment in Jacksonville.

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