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May 4, 2019 10AM - 6PM

Full Event Schedule

Jacksonville Commons Recreation Complex
100 Recreation Lane

Free Admission - Free Parking
Free Amusement Rides, Train Rides, Petting Zoo, and Rock Climbing Wall

Vendor Registration now open for Jacksonville's Jamboree 2019

A Celebration of Spring, Sports, & Family Fun!

Jacksonville's Jamboree is an all-day celebration filled with live entertainment, the annual Jacksonville's Got Talent competition, food, games, rides, and marketplace vendors. The festival is a great event for the entire with a car and bike show, rock wall for climbing, petting zoo, train ride, children's activities and a kids' play area. Statewide sports tournaments run throughout the Jamboree, and visitors can watch the softball and basketball games.

The rock wall, petting zoo, train ride, amusements and carnival games are all free to participate.

Jamboree Car, Truck & Motorcycle Display

Do you have a car, truck or motorcycle you would like to show off during Jacksonville's Jamboree?  Then this is the event for you!

  • Entry is free
  • Awards presented for:
    • People's Choice: Best Overall & Most Unique
    • Pre 1985: Best Car, Best Truck, Best Motorcycle, Best Paint & Best Interior
    • 1985 to present: Best Car, Best Truck, Best Motorcycle, Best Paint & Best Interior

To enter, simply download, complete and turn in the entry form.

Jacksonville's Got Talent Auditions

Join us and showcase your talent as    you compete for cash prizes.  You can register for an audition by calling 910 938-5312.

Audition Dates

Auditions will be held at the Jacksonville Youth Center located at 804 New Bridge St from 12-4PM on the following date: April 20

Please be sure to call and register for an audition!

Live Entertainment!

Music and entertainment will be on the main stage throughout the day! 

Live Entertainment Schedule

Fri, May 3
Jacksonville Commons Amphitheater
6PMOnslow Winds
Community Band & Jazz Ensemble
Sat, May 4
Jacksonville Commons Recreation Complex
11AM2d Marine Corps Band
Camp Lejeune NC

12:30PMJacksonville's Got Talent Show

2PMLucky Pocket
Greensboro NC

4:30PMJazz Revolution
Charlotte NC

Jamboree Softball Tournament

We will be hosting an adult softball tournament starting on Friday, May 3 through Sunday May 5. For more information or to register visit USSSA.

Jamboree NTBA Tournament

In addition to all the entertainment and activities there will be a youth basketball tournament taking place. For more information or to register visit NTBA.

2018 Sponsors - Thank You!

Marine Chevrolet Cadillac Logo
Jacksonville Tourism Logo
Bob 93.3 logo


For images from 2018 visit Jamboree Event Images on Facebook.

Funding for Jacksonville Jamboree is provided in part by the Jacksonville Tourism Development Authority. Hosted by the City of Jacksonville and Jacksonville Recreation & Parks.