Special Days and Promotions
Celebrating Women in Education
The Southern Women’s Show salutes teachers and school staff for everything you contribute to our community. We’re offering free admission to teachers from pre-school to 12th
grade for the entire show! School staff member or student teacher in training? You get free admission, too. Grab a friend, bring your school ID and show it at the Box Office to enjoy a full weekend of fun on us. We’re grateful for all you do.
Saluting Our Heroes
To thank the heroes in our community, Women Veterans and Service Members, Police, Fire and Recue will receive one complimentary ticket with ID all weekend.
Visit the box office and show your military id card to receive one free admission (Acceptable Military ID Cards: Uniformed Service ID Card, State Issued Drivers License or ID Card with Veteran designation, Department of Veteran Affairs ID Card) Military and First Responder Men are Welcome as well!
Dillard's Fit For The Cure
Are you wearing the right bra size? Find Out!
Join Dillard's and Wacoal for a bra fit event to help end breast cancer. $2 will be donated to Susan G. Komen for every complimentary bra fitting on Friday, October 18th. In addition, everything Dillard's reserves to sell on October 17th at the Southern Women's Show, and then all sales actually rung on October 18th will go towards the event donation to Susan G Komen.
The first 100 show guests that purchase an item in the Dillard’s Lingerie Exhibit at the show will receive a complimentary ticket ($12 value) to next year’s show.
Boost Your Mood at the Paw-ty Lounge
Take a break from all of your shopping at the Southern Women’s Show and head over for a cuddle fest! The City of Jacksonville l Animal Care & Protective Services will be sponsoring a meet & greet with some of their adorable and adoptable dogs and cats. You can enter the Paw-ty Lounge and receive instant gratification in the form of cuddles, smooches and warm fuzzies. Who knows? You might even meet the next four-legged member of your family! They will be at the show all Friday and Saturday so make sure to stop by and say hello!
Jacksonville's Animal Care and Protective Services (ACPS)
provides animal control to the citizens in Jacksonville by fair enforcement and community education.
ACPS also enhances the quality of life in our neighborhoods by offering quality pets for adoption at a reasonable cost. ACPS is dedicated to providing a high level of service to the citizens of Jacksonville and to saving lives of all adoptable animals in our community.
Silent Disco Party
Did someone say, “silent disco dance party”? Count us in! Just put on the headphones, and your IN the party. Give Hush Hush Headphones a try at the Southern Women’s Show in Jacksonville. @hushhushyall’s headphones include personalized volume control and three channel selections (with access to family-friendly music), including an interactive request hotline. Catch them Friday, October 18 and Saturday, October 19 at the show AND FOR JUST $10, you can have your own silent disco experience. The rental fee is for all day and provides portability around the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center. #hushhushyall
Friday is Girls Night Out
Grab your girlfriends and join us for Girls Night Out at the Southern Women’s Show on Friday from 4-7pm. Admission is just $4 after 4pm! Enjoy an evening of shopping, entertainment, and fashion shows all under one roof.
Mother Daughter Cookie Decorating Contest
Put your creativity to the test with a Mother Daughter Cookie Decorating Contest
at the Culinary and Create Stage on Saturday
. Guests can watch as contestants display their piping, frosting and sprinkling skills while picking up tips and tricks for your baking arsenal! Wacth for details to Register!
Are You the Mirror Image of Your Mom?
Back by popular demand, the Mother Daughter Look-A-Like Contest
sponsored by 95.1 WAPE
! Join us at the Fashion & Entertainment Stage on Saturday, October 19 at 2pm to see which of Jacksonville’s Mother/Daughter teams are truly cut from the same cloth. Prizes will be awarded to our top contenders. Today is the day you want to hear, “You look just like your mother!”
Registration will be at the 95.1 WAPE table at the Fashion & Entertainment Stage, beginning at 1pm. Only 20 pairs will be enrolled so please sign up early.
Prizes will be given to the top 3 teams!
Family Fun with The Home Depot
To help us celebrate Mother Daughter Day at the Southern Women’s Show, The Home Depot
is bringing their free Kids Workshop to the Southern Women’s Show. Bring your kids out for some hands-on, free family fun! Every participant in the Kids Workshop will get to build a project, and they’ll also receive an orange apron when they complete the project!
Other great fall project workshops include:
Greening Your Home
Safety and Security
Lawn and Garden Tips
Strike a Pose
Grab your friends and strike a pose! Take a picture and not only tag you but let us be part of the fun and tag us. #southernwomensshow #swsjacksonville @swsjacksonville.
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