Cultural events through July 22nd

St. Johns Cultural CouncilSt. Johns County Cultural Council, the county’s designated local arts agency, periodically reports upcoming cultural events to local Historic City News reporters for the benefit of our readers.

Southern Exposure: Works by Russ Wilson & Jerry Hallan
50 Executive Way, Ponte Vedra Beach Phone: (904) 280-0614
Event Pricing: Free
The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach will showcase the works of regional painter Russ Wilson, and sculptural artist Jerry Hallan. Wilson’s realistic interpretations of life and places in the South draw the viewer into his paintings. Hallan’s large scale sculptural pieces are a fun representation of wildlife in Florida. Exhibit dates: June 18 – July 30, 2010.Opening reception: Friday, June 18 at 6:30p.m.
Friday, June 18, 2010
Friday, July 30, 2010
6p.m. Opening reception

Travel Explorations: Self and Other Discoveries in Faraway Lands Art Show at the Center for Spiritual Living
1795 Old Moultrie Rd., St. Augustine Phone: (904) 825-3600
Event Pricing: FREE
You are invited to join two of St Augustine’s photographers, Kathe O’Donnelly and Joan North on their individual traveling adventures in China, Cuba and Thailand through photographs and brief reflections on their inner and outer discoveries. For more information go to or call (904) 825.3600.
Friday, June 25, 2010
Thursday, September 30, 2010
Tuesday – Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Triple Rock Blues at SJC Pier Park Pavilion
350 A1A Beach Boulevard, St. Augustine Beach Phone: 904 347 8007
Event Pricing: Free
Dinner available from Sea Oats Cafe at 6p.m.Triple Rock Blues Band plays the blues starting at 7p.m
Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Triple rock blues Band in the Plaza
Downtown Plaza, St. Augustine Phone: 904-825-1004
Event Pricing: Free
Triple Rock Blues Band plays good time blues. Bring a chair or blanket to sit on.
Thursday, July 15, 2010

Limelight Theatre and Raintree Restaurant present MURDER IN THE OLDE CITY
102 San Marco Avenue, St. Augustine Phone: 904- 825-1164
Event Pricing: $35.00 per person
The Raintree Restaurant and the Limelight Theatre are teaming up to bring patrons the acclaimed murder mystery, “Murder in the Olde City.” Featuring a sumptuous sit-down dinner and professional performers in full period attire, this powerful tale of murder, scandal, love, and deceit is presented in an entertaining ‘you are there’ style of staging.
Friday, July 16, 2010
Friday, July 30, 2010

Women On The Edge at Cultural Arts Center at the Beach
370 A1A South, St. Augustine Beach Phone: 904-377-5979
Event Pricing: Free with reservation
Women On The Edge of change and evolution is a free workshop at the Cultural Arts Center at St. Aug Beach that guides women how to use their inner resources to make positive change in their lives and transform forward. Participants are encouraged to choose a change they’d like to focus on and using the teachings and techniques given, will learn to clear obstacles, connect to their inner radiance and cultivate the desired change from the inside out.This workshop will be powerfully fun and very uplifting.
Please RSVP to Loah Grace Swanson at or 904/377-5979
Saturday, July 17, 2010

Ringo Starr and his All-Starr Band
(Formerly with a little band called, The Beatles)
1340 A1A C, St. Augustine Phone: 904-471-1965
Event Pricing: $99.00, $74.00, $59.00 & $39.00
Saturday, July 17, 2010

48 King Street, St. Augustine Phone: 1-877-352-4478
Event Pricing: n/a
La Compañía de Juan Ponce de León will host classes on the basic, research-based, historically accurate, early 16th-century garb and personal gear that willbe required of our group’s members. These classes – “What to Bring with You on Your Voyage to the New World” are designed to help get our volunteers accurately kitted out and prepared for future events. Participation in these classes and the class materials will be limited to paid members of La Compañía.
Saturday, July 17, 2010
9a.m. to noon

The Highway to Writing Success Workshop at the Center for Spritiual Living
1795 Old Moultrie Rd., St. Augustine Phone: (904) 825-3600
Event Pricing: $25.00
Bob Kahrs, Professor and author of “The Highway to Writing Success”, will reveal key characteristics and tips to successful writing. A copy of the book is included in the cost of the class. For more information go to or call (904) 825.3600.
Saturday, July 17, 2010
9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Every Woman’s Summer Art & Craft Festival
350 A1A Beach Blvd, St. Augustine Beach Phone: 904-347-3638
Event Pricing: Free
Quality, one-of-a-kind, hand-made arts and gifts for family and friends, or yourself! Talented feamle artists and from St. Augustine and the surrounding areas. LIVE ENTERTAINMENT: THE HONEYBEES – HARPIST MARTH BUSH – ST. AUGUSTINE BELLYDANCE AT 1PM, FOOD AND REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE ON SITE:THE CRABCAKE KING ~ SISTERSHACK ITALIAN ICES AND SMOOTHIES ~ VERN’S BOILED PEANUTS and SAFE PET RESCUE will be there with fur-babies to adopt!
Sunday, July 18, 2010
11am – 5pm

Restless Kind at SJC Pier Pavilion
350 A1A Beach Boulevard, St. Augustine Phone: 904 347 8007
Event Pricing: Free
Dinner available at 6p.m. from Cafe Eleven.Restless King performs southern country and rock and roll at 7p.m.
Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Falling Bones play the Plaza
Downtown Plaza, St. Augustine Phone: 904-825-1004
Event Pricing: Free
The Falling Bones play vintage rock and rhythm and blues. Bring a chair or blanket to sit on.
Thursday, July 22, 2010

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