Cultural Events 10/08 through 10/15

St. Johns Cultural Council Please call ahead, as changing weather conditions may affect some events.

Through Saturday,October 10
Plein Air Painting the Region: The Bartram Trail
40 Artists at locations in Northwest St. Johns County
A benefit for the North Florida Land Trust and the St. Johns Cultural Council
Events open to the public.
Oct. 9: Sunset Quick Draw Contest
5:30-7:30p.m. Open to artists 14 and up.
Oct. 10: Family Festival
Music, re-enactors, painting, kid’s
activities, and more.
Alpine Groves Country Park
2060 State Road 13
For a full schedule visit:

Thursday, October 8 – Lecture
Evenings at Whitney Lecture Series
Frank Johnson, Ph.D., “How Birds Learn New Songs”
7:00p.m. FREE
Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience
9505 Ocean Shore Boulevard
904 461-4000

Thurs-Mon, Oct. 8-12- Theatre
Theatre Saint Augustine presents:
Private Lives, “Noel Coward’s hit comedy”
Thurs-Sat: 8p.m.
Sun: 1p.m.
Mon: 8p.m.
Tickets: Adults $15, Seniors/students $12
Holiday Inn on the Beach
860 A1A Beach Blvd.
904 797-6744

Friday, October 9 – Music/fundraiser
ArtBreakers 1st Annual Art and Music Breastavle
ArtBreakers charity event to raise money for breast cancer support.
Art, music, and more.
Tickets: $5
Club Fusion
3009 N. Ponce De Leon Blvd.

Friday, October 9-Music/fundraiser
Crocodile Rock
For the benefit of EPIC Community Services
6:30 Tickets: $50
St. Augustine Alligator Farm
999 Anastasia Blvd.

Friday, October 9 – Movie
3 Private Fears in Public Places, “a Parisian romantic roundelay”
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
2487 A1A South

Fri-Sun, October 9-11-Festival
12th Annual Greek Festival
Authentic Greek food and entertainment
The Greek Islanders Band and The Nisiotes Greek Dance Troupe
Admission: $2 for ages 16 and over
Special Events Field
Castillo Drive
For times and more info call:
904 829-0504

Saturday, October 10- Open Studio
Francoise Lynch, “Open Studio”
172 Bilbao Drive
RSVP at: 654-5509

Saturday, October 10- Concert
EMMA Concert Series presents:
The Amsterdam Cello Octet,”with Pilar Jurado, soprano”
8:00p.m. Tickets: $22
Flagler College Auditorium
14 Granada St.
904 797-2800

Saturday/Sunday, Oct. 10 & 11- Festival
Unity and Peace Weekend
Music, art, crafts, food, children’s activities and more
Sat.: 11a.m.- 5p.m. Music by:
West African Vibes w/Christian Sun, John Alison
and Renelle West, Sharon Resnikoff
10a.m.: Interfaith Service
11:30: CPL Singers
12:30: Youth Panel on Peace
2:30: Interfaith Forum on Peace
Center for Spiritual Living
1785 Old Moultrie Road

Saturday/Sunday, October 10 & 11- Festival
21st Annual Colonial Arts and Crafts Fair
“Craftspeople share colonial heritage from settlement to statehood”
Saturday: 10a.m.-4p.m.
Sunday: noon – 4p.m.
Admission: $1 adults, 12 and under free
Heritage arts & crafts and children’s activities
Colonial Spanish Quarter
St. George Street
904 825-5033

Sunday, October 11 – Music
Beaches Unplugged, “free community concerts”
Lee Webster and Vince Dirito from Pro Bono
6-8p.m. FREE
Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach
50 Executive Way
904 280-0614

Sunday, October 11- Concert
Third Day with Glory Revealed
7:00p.m. Tickets: $20.50-40.00
St. Augustine Amphitheatre
1340 A1A South
904 471-1965

Tuesday, October 13- Lecture
Flagler Forum presents:
Lynn Sweet, The Obama White House: A Status Report
7p.m. Free
Flagler College Auditorium
14 Granada Street
904 819-6400

Thursday, October 15- Musical
The St. Johns County Center for the Arts at St.Augustine High School presents:
Bye Bye Birdie, “the Tony Award winning musical”
7:00p.m. Tickets: $10, $5 for students
St. Augustine High School Auditorium
3205 Varella Ave.

Through Sunday, Oct. 18-Theater
Limelight Theatre presents PICNIC
11 Old Mission Ave., St. Augustine
Tickets: $25.00
Picnic” by William Inge on the Matuza Mainstage. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7:30pm
Sunday at 2:00 pm.

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