Events calendar for July 17-23

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Friday, July 17

Modest Mouse Concert: Indie rock band Modest Mouse will take the stage at 7 p.m. at the St. Augustine Ampitheatre, 1340 A1A South. One of the most surprising commercial success stories of the new millennium, the band’s 2004 album “Good News for People Who Love Bad News” sold more than 1 million copies and spawned two hit singles. Their new album, “Strangers to Ourselves,” features the lead single “Lampshades on Fire.” Gates open 6 p.m. Tickets are $48. For information, call 209-0367 or go to staugamphitheatre.com.

Girls Night Out at The Corazon: The Corazon Cinema, 36 Granada St., will present “Magic Mike” starring Channing Tatum. The dramatic comedy screenplay was inspired by Tatum’s work as a 19-year-old stripper before he made it in Hollywood. Admission is $10. The Girls Night Out package includes “Channing Tatum” (all-beef hot dog), popcorn, bottle of water and the movie. There will be a special pre-performance by Sina and Gavin. For information, call 679-5736 or go to corazoncinemaandcafe.com.

Sunset Catamaran Eco Sail: Guests will explore the waters of St. Augustine on an authentic 2-hour sailing excursion. The tour departs at 6:15 p.m. from the Municipal Marina, 111 Avenida Menendez. The cost is $50 for adults and $35 for children. For information, call 377-7245 or go to wstaugustineecotours.com.

The Ludicrous Art Sale: The Ludicrous Art Sale will be held all day at Simple Gestures, 4 White St. Artists will be cleaning out their studios to sell art at half price and less. For information, call 827-9997.

Youth Saltwater Fishing Workshop: Washington Oaks Gardens State Park, 6400 North Oceanshore Blvd., Palm Coast, will host a series of hands-on, saltwater fishing workshops to teach youth ages 8 to 17 the basic techniques for catching fish, as well as the importance of conservation and safety. The 3-hour workshops start at 9 a.m. and costs $20 per participant, including park entrance fee. Advance registration is required. For information, call 386-446-6783 or go to washingtonoaks.org.

Saturday, July 18

La Belle Époque: The new exhibit features the works of 19th-century masters Paul Helleu and Alphonse Mucha. The exhibit opens at 10:30 a.m. at the Brilliance in Color Gallery, 25 King St. The exhibit also features new originals from contemporary artists whose work has been influenced by the art of the Belle Époque. Admission is free. Gallery hours are 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, and 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday. For information, call 810-0460 or go to cutterandcutter.com.

Swamp Radio Summer Show: Swamp Radio will feature a sun-filled evening of songs, stories, sketches and interviews celebrating the summer season at 7 p.m. at the Lewis Auditorium, 14 Granada St. Special musical guests include Shea Birney, Herd of Watts and Charlotte Mabry. Tickets are $25 for adults; and $20 for students, military and seniors. For information, go to swampradiojax.com.

Bridge of Lions 5K Run: The annual run across St. Augustine’s Bridge of Lions starts at 7:30 a.m. Runners and walkers start at the historic Castillo de San Marcos, 1 South Castillo Drive, in downtown St. Augustine, run over the Bridge of Lions, and through Davis Shores. The race finishes at Oglethorpe Park, on Anastasia Island. Advance registration is $25 and $30, and $35 on the day of the race. Parking at the Castillo is free until 10 a.m. For information, go to bridgeoflions5k.com.

Used Book Sale: Pink Up the Pace is having a Used Book Sale at Simple Gestures, 4 White St. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Ludicrous Art Sale: The Ludicrous Art Sale will be held all day at Simple Gestures, 4 White St. Artists will be cleaning out their studios to sell art at half price and less. For information, call 827-9997.

Writers Association Meeting: The Ancient City Chapter of the Florida Writers Association will meet at 10:15 a.m. at the Main Library, 1960 U.S. 1. The speaker will be award winning author Chris Berman, who will address the origins of the action hero, why this genre is so popular and what makes this type of character different from other literary characters. Library doors open at 10 a.m. The free meetings are open to the public.

Guided Beach Exploration Guana South Beach: GTM Research Reserve docents will lead a beach walk at the Guana South beach location, 1768 Ponte Vedra Blvd., Ponte Vedra Beach, from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Participants will learn about the animals that call the beach home as well as seashells and other interesting facts. There is a $3 per vehicle parking fee. For information, call 823-4500 or go to gtmnerrbeachexploration.eventbrite.com.

Cherokee Native American Interpretive History Demonstrations: Cherokee Native Historians will host demonstrations at the Fountain of Youth Archeological Park, 11 Magnolia Ave., from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $15 for adults, $14 for seniors, $9 for children 6-12, and free for children under 5. For information, call 829-3168 or go to FountainofYouthFlorida.com.

Tolomato Cemetery Guided Tour: Guests can tour the oldest extant planned cemetery in Florida with burials starting during the First Spanish Period (1565-1763). Admission is free, but donations are encouraged. Tours are from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Tolomato Cemetery is located at 16 Cordova St. For information, go to tolomatocemetery.com.

Sam Pacetti Origins: St. Augustine musician Sam Pacetti will hold a CD release concert at 8 p.m. at Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave. Doors open at 7 p.m. Pacetti’s new album is called “Origins: Exploring a Musical Lineage.” Musicians Lis & Lon Williamson will perform, as well as Gabe Valla. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. For information, go to limelight-theatre.org.

Sunday, July 19

Summer Fun at The Art Studio: Award-winning artist Cynthia Pierson will offer “Painting What You Hear — Art Meets Music” from 1 to 3 p.m. at The Art Studio located in the Cultural Arts Center Building at the St. Johns County Pier Park, 370 A1A Beach Blvd. The class is for students ages 6 to 12, and will stress the creative connection between art and music. With musical inspiration, students will learn how to express what they hear as they paint. Each student will complete a painting at each class to take home. The classes are free and limited to 10 students per class. For information, call Cynthia Pierson at 819-1944 or email [email protected]

Robert Earl Keen and His Band: Robert Earl Keen will perform at 8 p.m. at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, 1050 A1A North, Ponte Vedra Beach. Doors open at 7 p.m. Admission is $50 for the first six rows and $40 for all remaining rows. For information, call 209-0399 or go to pvconcerthall.com.

Night Owl Cinema: “Paddington” is the featured film at 8 p.m. at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 1340 A1A South. Admission and parking are free. For information, call 209-0367 or go to staugamphitheatre.com.

Reggae Sundays: Mystic Dino and The Reggae Swat Team will play from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Conch House Marina Resort, 57 Comares Ave. For information, call 829-8646 or go to conch-house.com to view the schedule.

‘The Murder Room’: The River City Players community theater will present “The Murder Room” by Jack Sharkey at 2 p.m. at the Scarlett Hill Theatre inside the Larimer Art Center, 216 Reid St., Palatka. Admission is $15. For Information, call 377-5044.

Kayak St. Augustine: Participants will explore the scenic and natural elements of the nation’s oldest city from a stable kayak on St. Augustine Eco Tour’s 2-hour paddling tour. The cost is $45 for adults and $35 for children ages 6-12. Tours begin at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., and depart from the Municipal Marina, 111 Avenida Menendez. For information, call 377-7245.

Monday, July 20

Ancient City Coin Club: The Ancient City Coin Club of St. Augustine will meet at 7 p.m. at Denny’s Restaurant, 2455 State Road 16. The program is “FUN Finds and Treasures” with members sharing their experiences from the FUN Show in Orlando. There will also be a presentation by John Schubert on “The Pros and Cons of Being Nonprofit.” Visitors of all ages are welcome to attend.

Tuesday, July 21

‘Who Owns Water’: “Who Owns Water,” a documentary film about the decades-old battle among Georgia, Alabama and Florida for the rights to water from the Chattahoochee and Flint rivers, will premiere at 6 p.m. at Corazon Cinema. Admission is $10 for adults and $7 for seniors and students. An expert panel and a free environmentally-friendly raffle will follow the film. For information, go to whoownswater.org.

Auditions for ‘Plaza Suite’ by Neil Simon: River City Players community theater will hold auditions for their fall production “Plaza Suite” by Neil Simon from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Scarlett-Hill Theatre inside of the Larimer Art Center, 216 Reid St., Palatka. For information, call 377-5044.

Teen FLYP Superhero Shindigs: Teens age 11 to 17 will “Unmask” all the possibilities of fun from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library with a PG-13 superhero movie, superhero crafts, board games and superhero books, plus pizzas and sodas. For information, call 827-6950.

Villa Zorayda ‘Behind the Scenes’ Tour: Docents will lead a “behind the scenes” tour at 9 and 9:30 a.m. at the Villa Zorayda, 83 King St. Visitors will be taken to rarely seen areas of the museum where a docent will give an explanation of what the area was used for in the past and what future plans may be coming. The highlight of the tour is the never-before-seen “Tower of the Princesses.” Guests will begin with the audio guided tour and conclude with the “Behind the Scenes” tour. Reservations are suggested. Adult admission is $19.95 and children 8-12 are $9. The tour is not recommended for children 7 and under. For reservations, call 829-9887.

St. Augustine Eco Tours: Guests will cruise the Matanzas River in search of dolphins and beautiful shorebirds on the St. Augustine Eco Tour. Tours departs at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. The cost is $40 for adults, $35 for kids ages 12 and under or $225 for a private tour for up to six guests. Larger group quotes are available. For information, call 377-7245 or go to staugustineecotours.com.

Wednesday, July 22

Music by the Sea: Music by the Sea will feature Mr. Natural and food from Panana Hatties. Dinner starts at 6 p.m., and music starts at 7 p.m. at Pier Park, 350 A1A Beach Blvd. For information, go to thecivicassociation.org.

Movies by the Bay: Ripley’s and the St. Augustine Municipal Marina will host a family-fun movie at 8:30 p.m. at the marina on the bayfront. Admission is free. This week’s featured film is “Big Hero 6.” The film is rated PG. There will be free transportation to and from the St. Augustine Visitor Information Center provided by Red Trains. Pick-ups will begin at 7 p.m. For information, call 824-1606.

Woodstock Wednesday: Panama Hattie’s will host The Falling Bones from 5 to 8 p.m.

Thursday, July 23

Slightly Stoopid: The St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 1340 A1A South, will present Slightly Stoopid and their friends and Cali cohorts Dirty Heads and Stick Figure for their “Everything is Awesome” Summer 2015 tour at 5:30 p.m. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. Tickets range from $34.50 to $39.50. For information, call 209-0367 or go to staugamphitheatre.com.

Concerts in the Plaza: Concerts in the Plaza will take place at 7 p.m. in the Plaza de la Constitución with music by The Grapes of Roth. Spectators should bring lounge chairs. For information, call 825-1004 or go to plazaconcerts.com.

ONGOING EVENTS

Friday, July 17

Guided Scenic Waverunner Tours: Raging Water Sports at the Conch House Marina Resort, 57 Comares Ave., will offer guided scenic waverunner tours from 5 to 7 p.m. For information, call 829-5001 or go to ragingwatersports.com.

Saturday, July 18

Old City Farmers Market: The Old City Farmers Market, located at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, features locally grown fresh produce, baked goods and plants. The market is open from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Admission is free. For information, call 471-3733.

Tango Classes: Dancing with Victoria Studio will host Argentine Tango Classes at DwV Studio, 4255 U.S. 1 South, Suite 16. Beginner’s level class is from 3 to 4 p.m. Intermediate/advanced level class is from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. The cost is $10 per student. For information, call 808-7210 or go to chachavictoria.com.

Sunday, July 19

Funday Sunday: Funday Sunday at Mardi Gras will feature live music on the porch, cornhole boards in the parking lot, antique car and bike shows and the famous “Bikini Babes Bike & Car Wash.”

Play Petanque: Under the shady oaks at Lighthouse Park, 201 Red Cox Road, all are welcome to learn the game of Petanque from noon to 5 p.m. For information, call 537-1999.

Salt Air Farmers Market: Marineland Marina will host a farmers market from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For information, go to saltairfarmersmarket.com.

Monday, July 20

Line Dancing Lessons: The Riverview Club, 790 Christina Drive, will host line dancing lessons from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. The fee is $35 for a six-week session or $6 per night. For information, call 794-2000.

Yoga Monday: The Friends of Ravine Gardens will host Yoga Mondays from 5 to 6 p.m. at 1600 Twigg St. Reservations are required. The cost is $5. For information, go to ravinegardensyoga.eventbrite.com.

Tuesday, July 21

Open Mic: Ann O’Malley’s, 23 Orange St., will host Open Mic Night with Smokin’ Joe from 7 to 10 p.m.

Tuesday Bluesday: The Tempo Bar & Restaurant will host Tuesday Bluesday from 7 to 10 p.m. with The Bluez Dudez and Friends.

Trivia Tuesday: Mardi Gras will host “Trivia Night” hosted by Pat Paolini from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. For information, go to mardibar.com.

Guided Scenic Waverunner Tours: Raging Water Sports at the Conch House Marina Resort, 57 Comares Ave., will offer guided scenic waverunner tours from 8 to 10 a.m. For information, call 829-5001 or go to ragingwatersports.com.

Wednesday, July 22

Live Music: Gypsy Cab’s Corner Bar, 830 Anastasia Blvd., will host OE-2-KB (Old Enough-2-Know Better) at 7 p.m. There is no cover charge. Food will be available for purchase. For information, go to oe-2-kb.com.

Cornhole Tournament: Burger Buckets, 3 Cordova St., will host a Cornhole Tournament from 7 p.m. to close. The entry fee is $10 per team. To register, call Matt Winstead at 342-5295.

Open Mic Night: Mardi Gras Sports Bar, 123 San Marco Ave., will host “Open Mic Night” with Smokin’ Joe Schauer. Musicians and bands are invited to come out and perform from 8 p.m. until midnight. For information, call Joe at 937-609-2376.

Guided Scenic Waverunner Tours: Raging Water Sports at the Conch House Marina Resort, 57 Comares Ave., will offer guided scenic waverunner tours from 5 to 7 p.m. For information, call 829-5001 or go to ragingwatersports.com.

Hump Day: Tempo Restaurant & Bar, 16 Cathedral Place, will host an open mic night from 6:30 to 10 p.m. For information, call 342-0286.

Wednesday Market: The Wednesday Market at St. Johns Pier Park runs from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For information, call 347-8007.

Thursday, July 23

Guided Scenic Waverunner Tours: Raging Water Sports at the Conch House Marina Resort, 57 Comares Ave., will offer guided scenic waverunner tours from 8 to 10 a.m. on the Intracoastal Waterway.For information, call 829-5001 or go to ragingwatersports.com.

Open Mic: Ann O’Malley’s, 23 Orange St., will host Open Mic Night with Smokin’ Joe from 7 to 10 p.m.

Open Mic: Tradewinds, 124 Charlotte St., will host open mic night from 5 to 9 p.m.

Karaoke Party: Mardi Gras Sports Bar will host a “Karaoke Party” with DJ Robbie St. John starting at 8 p.m.