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Activities at World Golf Village

There are lots of activities in and around the Village for the whole family! Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus themselves would enjoy the beauty of the course they co-designed from the dining room of the Champions Grille at King & Bear. Dine at the famous Caddyshack Restaurant of Bill Murray and his five brothers. Take in a Hollywood Blockbuster or engaging documentary at the World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX Theater right next to the museum.  Enjoy shopping at the nearby Premium Outlets, or stop by St. Johns Town Center, our beautiful outdoor mall with over 150 stores. Plan your visit during our biannual Induction Ceremony, annual Golf Festival, THE PLAYERS Championship and many of our tournament and holiday-themed events!

Champions Grille

Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus themselves would enjoy the beauty of the course they co-designed from the dining room of the Champions Grille at King & Bear. The spacious main dining area is rich with maple and mahogany accents. Champions Grille offers picturesque views overlooking the 9th and 18th greens. The full bar complements a lunch menu that is sure to please the most refined palate. Champions Grille is open for dinner on Friday and Sunday nights.

Location: 1 King and Bear Dr | St. Augustine, FL 32092 - View Map

Cuisine: Brunch, Lunch

View Website | Menu | Reservation: 904-940-6207

Legends Grille

This restaurant overlooks the beautiful 9th green of the Slammer & Squire Golf Course and has recently had a beautiful renovation. Legends Grille offers a variety breakfast and lunch options and the recently renovated bar has a wonderful pub feel that invites you to come in during happy hour to have a drink after your round. With floor to ceiling windows and a covered terrace, the Legends Grille has a fantastic view of the golf course.

Location: Along the walk of Champions - View Map

Cuisine: Comfort Food

View Website | Menu | Reservation: 904-940-6117

Murray Bros. Caddyshack Restaurant

Located along the Walk of Champions, Murray Bros. Caddyshack, the flagship restaurant of Bill Murray and his five brothers, is sure to please the palate. At this casual “come as you are” establishment (just leave your golf spikes in the trunk, please!), your attentive “caddie” will appraise you of the daily lunch or dinner specials or serve you a selection from the full menu that includes hand-patted hamburgers, succulent steaks, extraordinary appetizers and salads and their signature “sloppy sundae.” Sports fans will enjoy the generous bar area featuring big screen televisions showing the current round of that week’s PGA TOUR event or college or pro football games. You’ll be sure to “Eat, Drink and Be Murray!”

Location: Along the walk of Champions - View Map

Cuisine: Comfort Food

View Website | Menu | Reservation: 904-940-3673

The Museum Café

Located adjacent to the World Golf Hall of Fame Gift Shop, The Museum Café offers in-house dining and take-out service for lunch. An extensive menu includes an assortment of burgers, deli-fresh sandwiches, soups and salads. The Museum Café also offers a variety of delicious desserts.

Location: Adjacent to the World Golf Hall of Fame Gift Shop - View Map

Cuisine: Lunch Food

Menu | Reservation: 904-940-4050

Villagio Italian Grille

Located adjacent to the AAA Four-Diamond resort’s picturesque atrium lobby, Villagio serves a range of traditional Italian pastas, flatbreads, Panini’s, steaks, garden fresh salads, and family-style traditional Italian cuisine. A new wine list of classics and reputable recognizable favorites, alongside of new leaders in the market, highlighted with some great Italian varietals. Featuring beautiful architecture, a full-length wine wall, warm wood tones, colorful accents, and dramatic lighting, Villagio is under the direction of Restaurant Chef Michael McBride, who is known for his creativity, flare, and exceptional cuisine.

Location: Adjacent to the AAA Four-Diamond resort’s picturesque atrium lobby - View Map

Cuisine: Comfort Food

View Website | Menu | Reservation: 904-940-3673

St. Augustine Premium Outlets

Located one exit south and offering 85 outlet stores to choose from, find impressive savings at Ann Taylor Factory Store, Banana Republic, Brooks Brothers, Calvin Klein, Coach, Converse, Gap Outlet, J.Crew, Movado, Nike, Polo Ralph Lauren, Reebok, Tommy Bahama, Tommy Hilfiger and more.

Location: 2700 Florida 16 St Augustine, FL 32092 United States - View Map

View Website | Contact: 904-825-1555

St. Johns Town Center

The outdoor lifestyle mall is home to 150 of the hottest stores, many exclusive in the market, including Dillard’s, Apple, Pottery Barn and Ann Taylor as well as shops in the palm-lined streets of the Luxury Collection such as Louis Vuitton, Tiffany & Co. and Mayors. As much a fashion-forward shopping hotspot as a dining destination, the diverse palate is represented with exciting options as The Cheesecake Factory, The Capital Grille and Cantina Laredo. Or relax among the Florida sunshine at the Park Green’s turtle pond, life-sized chess board or dog park. Conveniently located in Jacksonville’s Southside neighborhood, St. Johns Town Center is easily accessible using I-95 North to J. Turner Butler Boulevard.

Location: 4663 River City Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32246 - View Map

View Website | Contact: 317-636-1600

The Avenues

The Avenues is a multi-level shopping center that offers over 1.1 million square feet of shopping with 5 department stores including Belk, Forever 21, Dillard’s, JCPenney and Sears, plus more than 150 of the most exciting stores in Northeast Florida. Located a couple of exits north, stores including American Eagle, Aeropostale, Aldo, Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, bareMinerals, Build-A-Bear Workshop, Charming Charlie, Coach, Chico’s, Express, Francesca’s Collection, H&M, LOFT, MAC Cosmetics, New York & Company, PacSun, Windsor Fashion, Victoria’s Secret and more!

Location: 10300 Southside Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32256 - View Map

View Website | Contact: 904-363-3054

Kids Free November at World Golf Hall of Fame | November 1 - 30

Bring the whole family to World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum for Kids Free November. Throughout the month of November, discover all the family fun that the World Golf Hall of Fame has to offer! The best part? Kids under 12 get in FREE all month long! Let your kids explore, learn something new and spend some quality family time. Up to 5 children (12 and under) get in FREE with a general admission paying adult. Enjoy a round on the 18-hole natural grass putting green for just $5 per person. Take two shots on the Challenge Hole for just $5 (or five shots for $10). For more information, visit www.worldgolfhalloffame.org.

Location: World Golf Hall of Fame

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Bohemian Rhapsody in IMAX | November 1 - 8

Bohemian Rhapsody is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury. Freddie defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet. The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound. Queen cements a legacy that continues to inspire outsiders, dreamers and music lovers to this day. For more information or to view showtimes, visit www.worldgolfimax.com.

Location: World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX

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Friday Night Live at Renaissance Resort | November 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30

The weekly Friday Night Live events begin at 5:30 p.m. with a complimentary chef-inspired hors d’oeuvre and mixologist’s choice cocktail served until 6 p.m. Happy hour drink prices are from 5-7 p.m. with live music from 6-8 p.m. Entertainment on the patio will include Pierre Kendrick (11/2), Clay Benjamin (11/9), Billy Buchanan (11/16), Ken Edwards (11/23) and Robert Saunders (11/30).

Location: World Golf Village Renaissance St. Augustine Resort

Veterans Weekend at the World Golf Hall of Fame | November 10 - 11

The World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum will celebrate Veterans Day with a special promotion. From Nov. 10-11, all active duty military, veterans and their dependents will receive free admission to the World Golf Hall of Fame. Enjoy a round on the 18-hole natural grass putting green for just $5 per person. Take two shots on the Challenge Hole for just $5 (or five shots for $10). Visit www.worldgolfhalloffame.org for more information.

Location: World Golf Hall of Fame

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Farmers’ Market at World Golf Village | November 14

Jacksonville Business Connections is bringing back the Farmers’ Market at World Golf Village. On the second Wednesday of the month, stop by the Pool of Unity at World Golf Village from 4 – 7 p.m. and shop with local vendors for fresh produce and other items. Visit our Facebook Page for more information.

Location: World Golf Village

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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald in IMAX | November 15 – December 13

The second installment of the "Fantastic Beasts" series set in J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World featuring the adventures of magizoologist Newt Scamander. Magizoologist Newt Scamander joins forces with young Albus Dumbledore to prevent the devious Gellert Grindelwald from raising pure-blood wizards to rule over all non-magical beings. For showtimes and tickets, visit www.worldgolfimax.com.

Location: World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX

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Happy Thanksgiving Buffet at Renaissance | November 22

Celebrate Thanksgiving Day at the Renaissance Resort with a delicious Thanksgiving buffet from 11am – 3pm. Cost: $48 for adults; $42 for seniors; and $26 for children. Enjoy entertainment by Ken Edwards. For reservations, call (904) 940-8696.

Location: World Golf Village Renaissance St. Augustine Resort

Polar Express 3D in IMAX | November 23 – December 31

This holiday-themed film, based on the classic Caldecott medal-winning children's book written by Chris Van Allsburg, is directed by Oscar® winner Robert Zemeckis and stars two-time Academy Award® winner Tom Hanks. Using state-of-the-art CGI and performance capture technology to create a unique blend of realism and fantasy, The Polar Express tells of a doubting young boy who takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole and embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe. General admission: $10 and Movie Club Members: $5. Visit www.worldgolfimax.com for showtimes and tickets.

Location: World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX

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PGA TOUR Golf Academy Open House | November 24

Join us at the PGA TOUR Golf Academy at World Golf Village on November 24th from 10am – noon for our annual Open House event. Test your golf skills on fun yet challenging competitions, meet our award-winning instructors, and take advantage of limited-time incentives and exclusive offers on private lessons, golf schools, club-fitting, junior camps/clinics and specialty clinics. Visit www.pgatourgolfacademy.com for more information.

Location: PGA TOUR Golf Academy

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Driving with Authority Clinic at PGA TOUR Golf Academy | November 24

Develop the set-up and swing plane skills that will help you launch tee shots with power and accuracy. Join us Saturday, November 24th from 1 – 2:30pm for the Driving with Authority Clinic, where you will learn more about how to improve your driving and gain more distance. Visit www.worldgolfvillage.com/clinics for more information. Cost is $25 per student (limited spots available).

Location: PGA TOUR Golf Academy

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Wine Wednesday at the Renaissance | Every Wednesday

Join us every Wednesday evening in the Villagio Lounge from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvre tasting. Sample red and white wines from around the world and savor a chef-inspired appetizer to complement the wines.

Location: World Golf Village Renaissance St. Augustine Resort

St. Augustine Pal Military Appreciation Day at the Hall of Fame | December 1

The 61st Annual St. Augustine Pal Military Appreciation Day will take place on Saturday, December 1, 2018. For this annual event, the World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum is offering free admission for all active-duty service men and women and their families. This is a proud local tradition in St. Augustine, and a wonderful opportunity to show appreciation to our troops and their families. Visit www.worldgolfhalloffame.org for more information.

Location: World Golf Hall of Fame

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Friday Night Live at Renaissance Resort | December 7, 14, 21 and 28

The weekly Friday Night Live events begin at 5:30 p.m. with a complimentary chef-inspired hors d’oeuvre and mixologist’s choice cocktail served until 6 p.m. Happy hour drink prices are from 5-7 p.m. with live music from 6-8 p.m. Entertainment on the patio includes Billy Buchanan (12/7), Ken Edwards (12/14), and Clay Benjamin (12/21) among others.

Location: World Golf Village Renaissance St. Augustine Resort

Polar Express and Santa at IMAX | December 8

Join us on Saturday, December 8 from 9am to 1pm for Polar Express and Santa! Bring your kids for a fun-filled holiday celebration. Enjoy holiday activities and experience the magic of Polar Express 3D with a special appearance from Santa. Pre-purchased tickets are required. Tickets will go on sale in December at www.worldgolfimax.com.

Location: World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX

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Farmers’ Market at World Golf Village | December 12

Jacksonville Business Connections is bringing back the Farmers’ Market at World Golf Village. On the second Wednesday of the month, stop by the Pool of Unity at World Golf Village from 4 – 7 p.m. and shop with local vendors for fresh produce and other items. Visit our Facebook page for more information.

Location: World Golf Village

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Mortal Engines in IMAX | December 13 – 20

Thousands of years after civilization was destroyed by a cataclysmic event, humankind has adapted and a new way of living has evolved, Gigantic moving cities now roam the Earth, ruthlessly preying upon smaller traction towns. Tom Natsworthy (Robert Sheehan)—who hails from a Lower Tier of the great traction city of London—finds himself fighting for his own survival after he encounters the dangerous fugitive Hester Shaw (Hera Hilmar). Two opposites, whose paths should never have crossed, forge an unlikely alliance that is destined to change the course of the future. For more information and to view showtimes, visit www.worldgolfimax.com.

Location: World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX

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The Holiday Open World Golf Village at Slammer & Squire | December 15

Celebrate the holidays in tournament-style at The Holiday Open on Saturday, December 15th. This 4-person scramble event will have a noon shotgun start. Visit www.golfwgv.com for more information and to register your team.

Location: World Golf Village Slammer & Squire

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Aquaman in IMAX | Premieres December 20

From Warner Bros. Pictures and director James Wan comes an action-packed adventure that spans the vast, visually breathtaking underwater world of the seven seas, Aquaman, starring Jason Momoa in the title role. The film reveals the origin story of half-human, half-Atlantean Arthur Curry and takes him on the journey of his lifetime—one that will not only force him to face who he really is, but to discover if he is worthy of who he was born to be…a king. Visit www.worldgolfimax.com for showtimes and tickets.

Location: World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX

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Christmas Eve Prime Rib Buffet at Renaissance | December 24

Enjoy a delicious Christmas Eve prime rib buffet dinner at the Renaissance Resort from 6 – 9PM. Dinner costs $43 for adults and $39 for seniors. Please make reservations by calling (904)-940-8696.

Location: World Golf Village Renaissance St. Augustine Resort

Christmas Day Seafood and Steak Buffet at Renaissance | December 25

Celebrate Christmas evening at the Renaissance Resort with a delectable seafood and steak buffet dinner from 6 – 9PM. Dinner costs $52 for adults and $45 for seniors. Please make reservations by calling (904)-940-8696.

Location: World Golf Village Renaissance St. Augustine Resort

Winter Junior Camps | December 28 – January 6

This holiday season give your aspiring junior golfer the chance to learn from the country’s top instructors, and experience a day in the life similar to a touring professional. PGA TOUR Golf Academy Winter Junior Golf Camps offer a variety of programs for boys and girls of all abilities, with the Full-Day and Half-Day Camps. Full-Day camps are offered from December 28-30 and December 31-January 2. Half-Day Camps are available on January 4-6. Visit www.worldgolfvillage.com/pga-tour-academy/junior-golf-camps to register.

Location: PGA TOUR Golf Academy

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New Year’s Eve Dinner at Renaissance | December 31

Ring in the New Year at the Renaissance Resort with a plated dinner and a glass of champagne from 6 – 10PM. Dinner costs $60 for adults and $52 for seniors. Please make reservations by calling (904)-940-8696.

Location: World Golf Village Renaissance St. Augustine Resort

Wine Wednesday at the Renaissance | Every Wednesday

Join us every Wednesday evening in the Villagio Lounge from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvre tasting. Sample red and white wines from around the world and savor a chef-inspired appetizer to complement the wines.

Location: World Golf Village Renaissance St. Augustine Resort

World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX

Home to North Florida’s largest screen (70 feet wide and five stories high), the World Golf Hall of Fame IMAX Theater is the most unique movie-going experience. Crystal-clear images combined with IMAX’s powerful digital sound create an unforgettable IMAX Experience. Immerse yourself in the most entertaining and educational documentaries as well as Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters.

Location: One World Golf Place, St. Augustine, FL 32092

View Website | Reservation: 904-940-4133

St. Augustine Alligator Farm

The St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park began in the late nineteenth century as a small exhibition of Florida reptiles and became a quintessential Florida attraction. Today it functions as a modern zoo serving the public and the scientific community with educational shows and exhibits, important research and worldwide conservation efforts. The Alligator Farm’s history as an attraction and an accredited zoo is nearly as exciting as zipping across the Alligator Lagoon on Crocodile Crossing, the park’s thrilling new zip-line attraction.

Location: 999 Anastasia Blvd. St. Augustine, FL 32080

View Website | Reservation: 904-824-3337

Ripley's Believe It or Not

Ripley’s Odditorium in beautiful St. Augustine Florida is proud to be the very first permanent Ripley’s attraction! Set in a beautiful historic castle, Ripley’s houses over three floors of family friendly fun! We not only have over 800 fun, interactive and totally bizarre exhibits, we house some of Robert Ripley’s original collection!

Location: 19 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084

View Website | Reservation: 904-824-1606

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