2016 ADDY Gala: The Great Adsby

Calling All Daisys and Gatsbys!

The American Advertising Federation of Jacksonville invites you to get all gussied up in your 20s attire for the 2016 American Advertising Awards Gala.

At 7 p.m., join us at Friday Musicale, located in historic Riverside at 645 Oak Street in Jacksonville, for a cocktail hour and creative viewing, followed by the ADDY® Awards reel, live music, food, drinks and a roaring good time!

leonardo-dicaprio-plays-the-strenuously-polished-trove-of-secrets-that-is-jay-gatsby-in-bazTickets are limited, so make sure you’re on the guest list for the most talked-about event of the year! Roaring 20s flappers and suits strongly encouraged.

 

 

 


Event Details:

Friday Musicale
645 Oak Street
Jacksonville, FL 32204

January 30, 2016
7:00 to 11:00 pm

Tickets: 
AAF Jacksonville members $60
Non-members $75
Students $35

Tickets include heavy hor d’oeuvres and a complimentary cocktail hour. All-you-can-drink wristbands available for $10.

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P.S. Mark your calendars for these upcoming dates:

  • DECEMBER 21, 2015ADDYs® Early Bird Deadline at Brunet-García, 1510 Hendricks Avenue
  • JANUARY 7, 2015: ADDYs® Call for Entry Social at the Melting Pot, 7860 Gate Parkway
  • JANUARY 15, 2015: Student Scholarship & Silver Medal Submission Deadline

District 4 Conference Social Events

D4 Nights Out in Jacksonville

If you are attending this year’s D4 Fall Conference, or if you are a member of AAFJax, you are welcome to join our social events Friday and Saturday nights.

VIP Night Out at the Jacksonville Fair

Suit up in your country best and join District 4 for a VIP night out at the Jacksonville Fair! Come enjoy the atmosphere, grab an elephant ear or a corndog, and chill out at the Hospitality Tent reserved just for us. For a few dollars more, you can spin, rock and fly the night away with a special pre sale wristband entitling you to unlimited rides until the gates close. Purchase tickets today for an old fashioned good time!

***These prices are limted to pre-sale only so purchase before November 3 to guarantee availability***

$10
Fair Admission & VIP Access to AAF Hospitality Tent
Enjoy Complimentary Beer, Wine & Soda

$25
Fair Admission, VIP Access to AAF Hospitality Tent
Enjoy Complimentary Beer, Wine & Soda
+ MEGAPASS Wristband to include unlimited rides all night

Event Details
Friday, November 6, 2015
6:30 PM to 11:00 PM
The Jacksonville Fairgrounds
510 Fairgrounds Pl Jacksonville, FL 32202

Night Out on King Street “Beer Row” District

On King Street, having less than 25 craft brews on tap is practically unheard of. We’ll start the night out at two of Jacksonville’s most popular breweries, then head to main drag on foot. Don’t worry, the breweries also serve wine, and there is no shortage of cocktails on the strip. From low-key local pubs to electrolounges, there is sure to be a little something for everyone. Purchase tickets today!

Schedule: 
8:30-9:15 Bold City Brewery (Free flight for all newbies!)
9:15-10pm Intuition Ale Works ($3 Oktoberfest drafts for AAFers)
10pm-1:30am Bar Crawl on King Street with variety of specials & discounts
Van transport back to the Omni Hotel available at 10pm, 12pm, and 1:30am

Event Details
Saturday, November 7, 2015 at 8:30 PM Sunday, November 8, 2015 at 1:00 AM
The Omni Downtown Jacksonville
245 Water St Jacksonville, FL 32202

2016 Alphabet Soup Social

The Mega Networking Event of the Year

This annual networking event brings together all the marketing, advertising and communications professional organizations for an ultra social mixer. This year marks the seventh annual event.

Participating organization this year include:

Don’t miss this change to mingle with like-minded professionals and learn about the organizations in Jacksonville that make up our industry. RSVP on the Facebook page if you plan to attend!

Event Details

Unity Plaza
220 Riverside Ave.
Jacksonville, FL 32204

Thursday, November 5, 2015
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM (EST)

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2015 Meet the Board Social

Join us for a very special event at our annual Meet the Board social on Thursday, August 20th, at the Buddha Lounge in San Marco. Starting at 5:30 p.m., enjoy appetizers for all and drinks for AAF members and a guest while you mix and mingle with our board members and AAF Jax members, as well as fellow industry professionals. During the event, we will kick off the new AAF year with our Board Induction Ceremony to help you get to know your 2015-2016 board!

AAF members are invited to bring a friend at no additional charge.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 20, 2015
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM: Meet the Board Social
6:30 PM: Short Induction Ceremony

BUDDHA LOUNGE (INDOCHINE)
1974 San Marco Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32207

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2015 American Advertising Awards Gala

Your mission: Infiltrate the ADDYs® and make out with the gold!

This year’s American Advertising Awards is shaken—not stirred—at our undercover location: The Museum. Whether you like your advertising straight up, on the rocks, or dry with a twist…come celebrate all your hard work with AAF-JAX and get a top secret look at the best advertising of the year. Don your Bond-worthy black tie attire or get creative and go undercover as your favorite villain or vixen from cinema past.

Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served. Double agents beware, tickets should be purchased ahead through Eventbrite. For those 21+, ticket price includes two drinks. All-you-can-drink wristbands will be available for $10.

For those 21+, ticket price includes two drinks. All-you-can-drink wristbands will be available for $10.

 

Saturday, February 21, 2015

19:00-23:00
The Museum
4160 Boulevard Center Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32207

Ticket Prices:
$60 – AAF Jacksonville Members
$75 – Non-Members
$35 – Students

ADDY Call for Entries Social: Shaken Not Stirred

Your mission: infiltrate the ADDYs and make out with the gold!

This year’s American Advertising Award Call for Entries is shaken—not stirred—at downtown’s Dos Gatos cocktail lounge. Whether you like your advertising straight up, on the rocks, or dry with a twist…come celebrate all your hard work with AAF-JAX and enjoy a craft cocktail just the way you like it!

Submit your entries online, then drop off your physical copies at our ADDYs drop location. To reward your hard work, your first drink and light appetizers are on us.

DATE: January 13, 2015
TIME: 5pm – 7:30pm
LOCATION: Dos Gatos*
123 E Forsyth St, Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904) 354-0666

* Dos Gatos is 21 and up, so if you are underage, call Devon to meet you outside Dos Gatos or arrange an alternate pickup.

Student Pricing
Single entry $20
Campaign $40

Members Pricing (You must have renewed/applied for AAF membership to enter ADDYs with membership)
Single entry $70
Campaign $85

Non-members Pricing
Single entry $140
Campaign $170

Questions?
ADDY CHAIR
Devon Stiles
devon.stiles@gmail.com
904.309.4515