Be My Neighbor Day

The safety and well-being of our guests is our highest priority. Therefore the details and Covid precautions of this event are subject to change. Please read the Covid precautions below. We appreciate your continued support as we navigate the challenges of this time.

“When you do something nice for your neighbor, you start something good.”

Join us on Saturday, May 7 to celebrate WJCT Public Media’s 6th annual Be My Neighbor Day.

We’re bringing together our friends and community partners for a fun-filled Saturday festival sharing with families how to be a caring neighbor!

Activities include:

  • Decorate placemats to share with residents at Almost Home DayBreak.
  • Meet a community helper and learn how you can help too.
  • Make a bookmark for yourself and for someone learning to read at Literacy Alliance of Northeast Florida.
  • Pledge to do something nice for a neighbor.

Covid Precautions:

  • Masks are recommended inside WJCT Studios.
  • There will be no direct contact with costumed characters.
  • Photo opportunities with costumed characters will socially distanced.
  • Timed entry into WJCT Studios will be enforced.
  • Strollers will not be allowed inside WJCT Studios.

Timed tickets are for entry inside WJCT Studios. The outside area around WJCT is open from 10AM-2PM.

  • 10AM – SOLD OUT
  • 11AM – SOLD OUT

**Due to space restrictions strollers will not be allowed inside WJCT Studios. Stroller parking will be available outside.

Please note that due to construction, parking will be at Lot E. Click here for parking map and instructions.

This event is FREE, but we do request that you RSVP by Wednesday, May 4 before 5PM. Click the button below for tickets.

RSVP Today!

Neighbors joining us (so far):

Blue Star Families
Decorate a Bookmark
Decorate a Placemat
Early Learning Coalition of Duval
Episcopal Children’s Services
Fight Blight Initiative
Florida Poison Information Center – Jacksonville
Guardian ad Litem Program
Jacksonville Children’s Chorus
Jacksonville Music Experience
Jacksonville Public Library
Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office
Jacksonville Today
Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens
Meet The Helpers
Museum of Science & History
National Park Service
NEFL Regional STEM2 Hub
On Our Sleeves – Wolfson Children’s Hospital
Pilot Club of the Port of Jacksonville
Safe Kids Northeast Florida
Space Travel Dome
St Johns River Water Management District
Tom Bush Family of Dealerships
Yoga 4 Change

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Saturday, May 7, 2022
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


WJCT Studios
100 Festival Park Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32202

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