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JTA Skyway to open for the 2019 Jacksonville Jazz Festival

JACKSONVILLE, MAY 17 –  The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) is ready to get you to the 2019 Jacksonville Jazz Festival with the Skyway.

The Skyway will run during the entire weekend event giving riders a convenient way to get in and out of the festival area in Downtown Jacksonville. The 2019 Jacksonville Jazz Festival is May 24th – 26th.

Skyway Hours of Operation:

  • Friday, May 24: 6 a.m. to Midnight
  • Saturday, May 25: 1 p.m. to Midnight
  • Sunday, May 26: 1 p.m. – 11 p.m.

The Hemming Park Skyway Station will bring music fans near the Groovin’ Stage located inside the park, while the Jefferson Skyway Station will bring them just outside the festival zone near the corner of East Bay and Julia streets.

In the event of severe weather or Skyway technical issues, the JTA will provide bus services as an alternative. Customers should monitor electronic signage and listen to station announcements for schedule changes and train destination information.

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