Festival News

Help a Jax Beach Hero Battle Cancer

April 7th, 2017

  There are very few people who are willing to be selfless and put others before themselves. But there’s one in our community who has lived his life helping others. Now he needs our help. At the age of 43,  Ronnie Strong, Jax Beach native and captain with the Jacksonville Beach Fire Department, was diagnosed […]


Hashtags for STB

April 7th, 2017

Be sure to use the hashtags #STB17 and #SpringingtheBlues on social media to connect with us! We love hearing your stories. Share your posts, photos and more than 27 years of festival memories using these hashtags. We’ll feature our favorites! Join the conversation on our Facebook, Instagram and Twitter channels.


Street Closings during Springing the Blues

April 6th, 2017

As you’re making plans for the festival, keep in mind the street closings around the festival grounds. For a map of Jax Beach, click here. Or you can skip the search for parking and ride the JTA Beaches Trolley! Check out our Transportation page here for more info on the Trolley and public parking.   […]


Beaches Trolley makes it easy to get to STB

April 2nd, 2017

During Springing the Blues, public parking in Jacksonville Beach is available, but it’s limited. Even more so with the closing of several streets near the festival grounds. If you drive, plan to arrive early. Or skip the parking hassle and enjoy the ride instead on the JTA Beaches Trolley! Three trolleys will operate on a […]


For a memorable festival experience, try VIP seating

January 12th, 2017

Marking your 2017 calendars with important dates? Be sure to include Springing the Blues Festival, April 7, 8, and 9! We’ve always been proud that Springing the Blues is a free festival, but did you know that for just a few bucks you can get VIP seating seat right in front of the stage? VIP […]