Events calendar for July 24-30

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Friday, July 24

‘Sleeping Beauty Kids’: Third- through fifth-grade students will perform in a summer camp musical, “Sleeping Beauty Kids” at 7:30 p.m. at Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave. “Sleeping Beauty Kids” features the sleeping Disney princess, her fairy friends and her handsome prince as they face off against the evil Maleficent. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger. For tickets, call 825-1164 or go to limelight-theatre.org.

Matanzas River Sailing: The professional captains of St. Augustine Eco Tours will host two-hour tours of the Matanzas River. Sights include the historic bayfront, beautiful salt marshes and local wildlife. Tickets are $50 for adults, $35 for children, or $249 for a private trip with up to six guests. Tours depart at 3:45 and 6:15 p.m. from the Municipal Marina, 111 Avenida Menendez. For information, call 377-7245 or go to staugustineecotours.com.

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

Children’s Magic Shows performed by Teens: Magician Mark Alan and local teens and college students will dazzle children of all ages with their magic at 10:15 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. at the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library, 101 Library Blvd., Ponte Vedra Beach. For information, go to sjcpls.org.

Keiko Matsui Concert: Internationally-acclaimed contemporary jazz pianist Keiko Matsui will perform at 8 p.m. at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, 1050 A1A North, Ponte Vedra Beach. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $45 for the first four rows and $39 for all remaining rows. For information, call 209-0399 or go to pvconcerthall.com.

Saturday, July 25

Richard Smith Concert at Marineland: Renowned guitarist Richard Smith will perform at 7 p.m. at Lohman Auditorium, 9505 Ocean Shore Blvd., Marineland. Smith’s performance is part of the Gamble Rogers Music Festival series. General admission seating begins at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 at the door or $15 in advance. For information, call 794-4163 or go to gamblerogersfest.org.

Old City Steam Art Show: The Old City Steam Art show will take place from 8 to 11:30 p.m. at DOS Coffee and Wine, 300 San Marco Ave. In addition to steampunk-inspired artwork, the event will feature music by Jig To A Milestone, dance performances by Blue Lotus Bellydance and a guest appearance by the Jacksonville Roller Derby Girls. Tickets are $10 at the door.

Nature & Wildlife Exhibit: The St. Augustine Art Association will present the opening of the 6th Annual Nature & Wildlife Exhibition from 5 to 8 p.m. The event includes live music, a barbecue buffet, summer cocktails and an awards ceremony. Tickets are $50 and are available by calling 824-2310. Proceeds will benefit the association’s TOUCH St. Augustine Sculpture Garden and exhibit partner Audubon Florida. The exhibit features a gallery-wide installation of 2-D and 3-D artwork inspired by the beauty of the natural world and the diversity of wildlife that inhabits the great outdoors. For information, call 824-2310 or go to staaa.org.

Uptown Saturday Night: Uptown Saturday Night, held in the San Marco Shopping District, features special exhibits, shopping and live music from 5 to 9 p.m. Many of the boutiques and shops serve refreshments. The free event is sponsored by the San Marco Avenue Merchants Association.

Family Seining at the GTM Research Reserve: GTM Research Reserve docents will host a family seining class from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the Environmental Education Center, 505 Guana River Road, Ponte Vedra Beach. The program is included with regular admission to the reserve. For information, call 823-4500 or go to gtmnerrfamilyseine-eorg.eventbrite.com.

Give Like A Pirate Day: The St. Augustine Pirate and Treasure Museum, 12 S. Castillo Drive, will host “Give Like A Pirate Day,” a new charitable venture with the proceeds benefiting the Swashbuckler’s Holiday Toy Drive, from 2 to 4 p.m. With a Yuletide “Christmas in July” theme, the event hopes to invoke a spirit of giving. Admission is $13 for adults and $7 for children 5-12. Snacks and beverages will be provided. For information, call 877-467-5863 or go to thepiratemuseum.com.

Tale Tellers: Remembering Stories on a Summer Afternoon: The Tale Tellers of St. Augustine ensemble will present an afternoon of vivid storytelling beginning at 3:30 p.m. at the Anastasia Branch Library, 124 Sea Grove Main St. Admission is free. For information, call 471-0179 or 386-446-4909.

Changing of the Guard: The Florida Historic Militia will present a traditional Changing of the Guard where visitors can witness twilight time in colonial St. Augustine. The Changing of the Guard will take place from 6:15 to 7:15 p.m. at the Government House on St. Augustine’s Plaza de la Constitucion. Following the program, the militia will retreat to the Taberno del Caballo, 48 King St. For information, call 834-1540.

‘Sleeping Beauty Kids’: Third- through fifth-grade students will perform in a summer camp musical, “Sleeping Beauty Kids” at 7:30 p.m. at Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger. For tickets, call 825-1164 or go to limelight-theatre.org.

SACC Camera Swap Meet: The St. Augustine Camera Club (SACC) will host a Camera Swap Meet from 9 a.m. to noon at the St. Johns Agricultural Center, 3125 Agricultural Drive. Photographers and camera enthusiasts will be trading tripods, cameras, photo backpacks, photography books and CDs and camera straps. The swap meet is open to the public. Tables are available for $5 in advance and $10 at the door. For table reservations, go to saintaugustinecameraclub.com.

Teens vs. Adults Trivia Throwdown: Ms. Anne (the Youth Services Librarian) will challenge teens to “unmask” their smarts and adults to “Escape the Ordinary” by going head-to-head in a Trivia Throwdown using the wonderfully snarky video game “You Don’t Know Jack” from 2 to 4 p.m. Snacks will be provided. For information, call 827-6950.

Sunday, July 26

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]

Poetry Open Mic: The Ancient City Poets will gather from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at City Coffee Company, 1280 N. Ponce de Leon Blvd. The public is invited to share poems on any subject. For information, go to bodor.org or call Chris at 501-0043.

Jazz Jam: The St. Augustine Jazz Society will host its monthly Jazz Jam from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Royal St. Augustine Golf Club Clubhouse, 301 Royal St. Augustine Parkway. This month’s jam will celebrate Rocky Ravapinto’s 95th birthday. The cost is $5 for members and $7 for nonmembers. A drawing will be held for a summer basket containing gift certificates for the Oasis Restaurant. For information, call 471-3496.

Music in the Box: Jeremy Rogers will perform from 6 to 9 p.m. at Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave. Admission is $5. Refreshments will be available. For information, call 825-1164  or go to limelight-theatre.org.

‘Sleeping Beauty Kids’: Third- through fifth-grade students will perform in a summer camp musical, “Sleeping Beauty Kids” at 2 p.m. at Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave. “Sleeping Beauty Kids” features the sleeping Disney princess, her fairy friends and her handsome prince as they face off against the evil Maleficent. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and younger. For tickets, call 825-1164 or go to limelight-theatre.org.

Night Owl Cinema: “The Sandlot” 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: Chillakaya 1 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.

Monday, July 27

Dark of the Moon Tour: The Dark of the Moon tour will take guests inside the St. Augustine Lighthouse and keepers’ house at 8:30 p.m. Guides will share paranormal history and experiences of people who have visited, lived or worked at the lighthouse. Tickets are $25 for adults and $20 for children 12 and under. For information, go to staugustinelighthouse.org.

Tuesday, July 28

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.

Wednesday, July 29

Music by the Sea: Music by the Sea will feature Mid Life Crisis and food from Sea Oats Cafe. 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 “Karate Kid.” 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 30

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

‘Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation’: “Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation” will premiere at The World Golf IMAX. The film follows the team’s most impossible mission yet — eradicating the Syndicate, an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF. For information and showtimes, go to WorldGolfIMAX.com.

Florida Library Youth Program Ice Cream Party: The Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library will host an ice cream party for children and their caregivers at 3:30 p.m. at the library. Children are invited to dress as their favorite hero. There will be superhero crafts, a superhero photo taking station and bubble dancing to fun music. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program. For information, call 827-6950.

ONGOING EVENTS

Friday, July 24

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 25

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 26

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 27

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 28

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

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

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 29

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.

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.

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.

Thursday, July 30

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.