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Five Ways Master Planned Communities Offer Teens ‘Safe Independence’

Posted by Nocatee Community

Apr 28, 2014 5:27:09 PM

For many parents, navigating their children’s teen years is like walking a tightrope. As children get older, they desire – and need – to have some level of greater independence in order to grow and mature. But how can parents give teens the space to develop that independence and maturity while still protecting them from the very real dangers that exist in the world?

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Topics: Nocatee Families, Activities at Nocatee, Single-family Homes, Master Planned Community, Benefits of a Master Planned Community, Gated Neighborhoods, Growing Families

2014 Funk-N-Run 5K Event at Nocatee this Weekend!

Posted by Nocatee Community

Feb 26, 2014 10:24:00 AM

Nocatee is excited to announce that the Jacksonville Funk-N-Run 5K will be here Saturday, March 1st. This 3-in-1 event will begin in the heart of Nocatee’s Town Center, starting at 9:00 a.m. The three events featured in this family friendly event include a Funk-N-Run 5K, a military-style Funk-N-Challenge Obstacle Course and a Kid’s Obstacle Challenge.

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Topics: Nocatee Events, Activities at Nocatee, Nocatee 5K, Family Events in Ponte Vedra, Color In Motion 5K, Flavor Run 5K, Oudoor Activities

Fostering a Sense of Community - Online

Posted by Nocatee Community

Feb 25, 2014 5:16:00 PM

America is a wired nation.

According to the Pew Internet & American Life Project, 73 percent of online adults use some kind of social networking site, with 42 percent using more than one site to make and maintain social and professional connections. What’s more, one in five adults now uses digital tools to talk to their neighbors.

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Topics: Activities at Nocatee, Master Planned Community, Benefits of a Master Planned Community, Sense of Community

Fun "Fall-time" themed Resident Events for Adults and Children!

Posted by Carling Povtak

Oct 8, 2013 11:43:00 AM

Nocatee residents have two unique and exciting resident events this week! The second annual Nocatee Oktoberfest is Friday evening inside Splash Water Park, along with the fourth annual Family Pumpkin Carving to be held on Sunday also at Nocatee's Splash.

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Topics: Resident Events, Splash Water Park, Adult Social, Family Fun, Activities at Nocatee, Nocatee Oktoberfest

Nocatee Labor Day Luau Recap

Posted by Carling Povtak

Sep 5, 2013 11:09:00 AM

Over 300 residents took part in a Nocatee Labor Day Luau in Splash Waterpark on Saturday evening! Residents enjoyed the resort-style community waterpark before wandering over Labor Day Luau festivities set up on the Splash Waterpark Stage and event lawn. Families were amazed by Prince Pele's Polynesian hula dancers, keikis (children hula dancers), fire dancers and authentic ukelele playing! The interactive evening included hula dance lessons, conch shell blowing demonstrations, hula-hoop competitions and and dance party. Splash Waterpark's Lil' Fox Pizzeria offered their normal menu, as well as special luau-inspired dishes like Hawaiian pizza and pulled-pork sliders. After an evening of entertainment and live-music, all residents left with smiles on their faces and colorful leis around their necks!

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Topics: Resident Events, Splash Water Park, Activities at Nocatee, Lil Fox Pizzeria, Outdoor Music

Nocatee Labor Day Luau

Posted by Carling Povtak

Aug 30, 2013 11:26:00 AM

Happy Labor Day Weekend, Nocatee Blog Readers! We hope everyone has an enjoyable weekend ahead, we know residents are looking forward to Nocatee's annual Labor Day Luau in Splash Waterpark tomorrow evening! The evening of fun has been designed with residents of all ages in mind. The interactive Polynesian Show and Samoan Sword Dancer Performance, featuring Jacksonville's original hula dancers, will kick off at 7 p.m. on the Splash Waterpark stage and event lawn. Families can expect to be amazed by Prince Pele's Polynesian hula dancers, keikis (children hula dancers), ukelele player and even a fire-dance display! Splash Waterpark's Lil' Fox Pizzeria will be offering their normal menu, as well as special luau-inspired dishes such as ham & pineapple pizza and pulled-pork sliders. 

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Topics: Resident Events, Splash Water Park, Activities at Nocatee, Holidays at Nocatee, Food Vendors, pizza at nocatee, Kids Activities, Lil Fox Pizzeria

Magicians Will WOW at a “Back to School” Nocatee Farmers Market

Posted by Kelly Ray

Aug 14, 2013 2:01:00 PM

Residents and community guests will be celebrating a “Comedy and Magic Extravaganza” themed Nocatee Farmers Market on SATURDAY (August 17th)! The day of family-friendly fun will include multiple performances from magicians Nick Paul and Mark Alan at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., noon and 1 p.m.  Each show is set to include entertaining and magical feats, crowd participation and more on the centrally located Farmers Market Stage.

 In addition to these performances, there will also be a “strolling magician,” photo opportunities, inflatable slides, activities for the kids and more. Joining this month’s special entertainment will be more than 80 local vendors offering a wide variety of delights that will include baked goods, organic produce, honeys, local restaurant favorites, hand-crafted jewelry, artwork, herbs/spices and more at the newly relocated Farmers Market Field in Nocatee’s Town Center. The Market is held every third Saturday of the month between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., and is open to the public.

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Topics: Nocatee Families, Public Events, Activities at Nocatee, Nocatee Farmers Market, Ponte Vedra, Nocatee Vendors

Residents Set to Enjoy Nocatee Kid’s Kraft Day In August

Posted by Kelly Ray

Jul 31, 2013 11:24:00 AM

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Topics: Activities at Nocatee, Nocatee, Kids Activities, Kid's Kraft Days

Extreme Sports at BMX-Treme Nocatee Farmers Market

Posted by Kelly Ray

Jul 22, 2013 4:34:00 PM

Over 3,500 residents and community guests gathered for a “BMX-Treme” themed Farmers Market on July 20th, in the Nocatee Town Center. The day of family-friendly fun featured three action packed BMX stunt shows from X-Games’ medalists who demonstrated various half-pipe and flatland tricks. Perfection on Wheel’s BMX Pros Trick Team wowed the crowd with a variety of stunts at each of their three shows.

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Topics: Family Fun, Activities at Nocatee, Farmers Market Field, Nocatee, Family Events in Ponte Vedra

Nocatee Adults To Enjoy 80′s Social in Crosswater Hall

Posted by Kelly Ray

Jul 12, 2013 12:58:00 PM

 

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Topics: Resident Events, Adult Social, Activities at Nocatee, Crosswater Hall, Nocatee