Radar: Things To Do in JAX 5.4-5.7

Cinco at Tepeys. Photo from tepeys.com.

Welcome to the weekend. With so much happening this weekend there’s no excuse to stay in. May 5 is Cinco De Mayo so make sure to stop by Tepeyolot Caerveceria or Legacy Ale to party. Check out handmade art and amazing entertainment at the zoo on Saturday and relax with Sunday morning yoga in the gardens. So many opportunities for fun this weekend that you won’t want to miss. Have a great weekend. Note: Most descriptions are courtesy of event hosts and edited for clarity.


Morgan Wallen at Vystar Veterans Arena
With over 12.3 billion on-demand streams, multi-platinum certifications and seven chart-toppers at Country radio, it’s no wonder The New Yorker dubbed Morgan Wallen “the most wanted man in country.” His critically acclaimed, 4x platinum ACM Album of the Year “Dangerous: The Double Album,” is Wallen’s follow-up to his double platinum breakout “If I Know Me,” which topped 2021’s all-genre Billboard 200 Albums year-end chart, earning him 2022 Billboard Awards Country Male Artist top honor. $616+. 7 p.m. 300 A Philip Randolph Blvd. Jacksonville; vystarvetarena.com // @vystarvetarena

Derby en Rosè at Congaree and Penn
The most anticipated event of the year is here. It’s time for the Derby en Rosè experience. The reputation of this event really needs no introduction, but picture this: Kentucky Derby themed attire, sunset dining, unlimited cocktails, live entertainment and vineyard views. You are cordially invited for exclusive access to Congaree and Penn’s otherworldly, southern scenery. Enjoy their Quonset hut patio, indoor tap room, vineyard landscape and surrounding farmlands set to a culturally rich soundtrack. $80+. 4 p.m. 11830 Old Kings Rd. Jacksonville; congareeandpenn.com // @congareeandpenn


Cinco De Mayo at Tepeyolot Cerveceria
Grab your best fiesta hat and join us for Cinco de Mayo. We will have axe throwing, a DJ, photobooth, and food and drink specials. Open until midnight so make sure to stop by. Free. 11 a.m. 2130 Kings Ave. Jacksonville; tepeys.com // @tepeyolotbeer

Cinco de Mayo at Legacy Ale Works
Legacy Ale Works and Casa Maria are teaming up once again to bring you the best Cinco de Mayo in Jacksonville. We’ll be celebrating with the release of a special jalepeño treatment of our Mexican lager, Los Tiempos Buenos. We’ll also have the return of TrippyRita, our Margarita-inspired Trippy Devil. The Legacy kitchen will be serving up a limited menu from Casa Maria and DJ Mike will be jamming out with us. Free. 1 p.m.  14965 Old St Augustine Rd. Ste 129, Jacksonville; legacyaleworks.com // @legacyale


Inside Jax at 1904 Music Hall
A monthly event with one goal: Bring back partying to Jacksonville. Happening every first Saturday, the first installment of Inside will feature numerous different artists and a premier night life experience through the use of sounds ranging from hip-hop to house to RNB. For Insiders, by Insiders. $5+ 9 p.m. 19 N Ocean St. Jacksonville; 1904musichall.com // @1904musichall


Art in the Garden Festival at the Jacksonville Zoo
Stroll through the park enjoying and appreciating interactive art from live sketches and paintings to muralists and chalk drawings. Listen to live music in the open air and shop local vendors. A unique selection of tasty food and refreshing drinks will also be available for purchase. $34+. 10 a.m. 300 Zoo Pkwy. Jacksonville; jacksonvillezoo.org // @jacksonvillezoo


Yoga in the Gardens at Jacksonville Arboretum + Gardens
Enjoy a relaxing morning out in nature, while centering the mind body and spirit. Please show your support to our instructors by donating to the cause. We are a nonprofit whose goals are to offer wellness for all who may be in need. Free. 10 a.m. 1445 Millcoe Rd. Jacksonville; harmonymbwellness.org // @harmony_mbs_wellness

Sunday Music Bash and Cash Bingo at Culhane’s Irish Pub
Culhane’s Irish Pub and Restaurant is a modern sports pub that specializes in “comfort food with an attitude.” Their savory and authentic Irish specialties plus excellent service brought them the honor of “The top 10% worldwide restaurants by Travelers Choice.” $10. 5:30 p.m. 9720 Deerlake Ct. Jacksonville; culhanesirishpub.com // @culhanesirishpub

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