Events calendar for July 3-9

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Friday, July 3

First Friday Art Walk: From 5 to 9 p.m. on the first Friday of every month, the art galleries of St. Augustine feature new exhibits, refreshments and live music at more than 20 galleries. The event is a free, self-guided walking tour (tour maps available at participating galleries). Free Art Walk trolleys and trains provided by St. Augustine Sightseeing Trains and Old Town Trolleys. For information, go to artgalleriesofstaugustine.org.

The Captain and Maybelle Sideshow Act: Ripley’s St. Augustine will welcome America’s favorite sideshow couple, Captain Stab-Tuggo and Maybelle, at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Performances are free and will take place in front of Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, 19 San Marco Ave.

Meet The Treasure Hunters: The St. Augustine Pirate and Treasure Museum, 12 S. Castillo Drive, will host Mark Anthony, a treasure diver and collector known worldwide and founder of St. Augustine’s “Treasures by Mark Anthony” from 6 to 8 p.m. To have an item appraised by Anthony, send a photo of it along with a brief description to [email protected] in advance. The event is free. For information, call 877-467-5863 or go to thepiratemuseum.com.

Down South Rodeo: Big time rodeo comes to the St. Johns County Fairgrounds, 5840 State Road 207, Elkton, at 8 p.m. Gates open at 5 p.m. Events include breakaway roping, calf roping, team roping, junior barrel racing, steer wrestling and bull riding. Admission is $15 for adults; $10 for kids 6-12; and free for kids 5 and under. For information, call 800-556-1377 or go to downsouthrodeo.com.

Loretta Swit at Ayla’s Acres: Loretta Swit will appear at Ayla’s Acres No-Kill Animal Rescue Thrift Shop, 142 King St., from 6 to 9 p.m. Swit is an actor, artist and animal advocate and is best-known for her iconic role as “Hotlips Houlihan” on the television series “M.A.S.H.” She will be on hand to present her art, jewelry and clothing for sale and will be available for photos and autographs. Proceeds benefit Ayla’s Acres No-Kill Animal Rescue. Complimentary wine and chocolates will be available. For information, call Hampton Ryan at 671-5506, email [email protected] or go to aylasacres.org.

‘West Side Story’: The Summer Musical TheatreCamp will open its 21st season with “West Side Story” — the updated muslcal retelling of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet — at 7:30 p.m. at Lewis Auditorium at Flagler College, 14 Granada St. Tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for children 8 and younger. The box office opens one hour before each show. The theater opens one half-hour before each show. For information, call 501-7396.

‘Hello, Dolly’ at Limelight Theatre: Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave., will present “Hello, Dolly” at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 for adults; $22 seniors; $20 student and military. For information, call 825-1164 or go to limelight-theatre.org.

Saturday, July 4

San Agustín Rowing Challenge: The inaugural San Agustín Rowing Challenge will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the downtown waterfront. The men’s “Sons of Neptune” will compete against the women’s “San Agustín Sirens” rowing crews. They’ll each take a turn rowing the San Agustín Chalupa competing against the tides and the clock. For best viewing, spectators should gather at the St. Augustine bayfront, north of the Bridge of Lions to the Castillo de San Marcos. For information, call 599-3800 or go to staugmaritimeheritage.org.

The Captain and Maybelle Sideshow Act: Ripley’s St. Augustine will welcome America’s favorite sideshow couple, Captain Stab-Tuggo and Maybelle, at 2 p.m., 8 p.m. and following the city fireworks display. Performances are free and will take place in front of Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, 19 San Marco Ave.

Living History Day at Fort Matanzas: Authentically clad re-enactors will demonstrate Spanish cannons from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Fort Matanzas. Admission is free including the ferry ride to and from Rattlesnake Island. Fort Matanzas National Monument is located at 8635 A1A, approximately 15 miles south of St. Augustine. For information, call 471-0116 or go to nps.gov/foma.

GTM Research Reserve Guided Cultural Hike: A guided cultural hike focusing on the Guana Peninsula’s 5,000 years of human history will take place at 8:30 a.m. The hike departs from the Trailhead Pavilion, located just west of the Guana Dam, 505 Guana River Road, Ponte Vedra Beach. There is no cost for the hike, but there is a $3 parking fee. For information, call 823-4500.

Down South Rodeo: Big time rodeo comes to the St. Johns County Fairgrounds, 5840 State Road 207, Elkton, at 8 p.m. Gates open at 5 p.m. Events include breakaway roping, calf roping, team roping, junior barrel racing, steer wrestling and bull riding. Admission is $15 for adults; $10 for kids 6-12; and free for kids 5 and under. For information, call 800-556-1377 or go to downsouthrodeo.com.

‘Hello, Dolly’ at Limelight Theatre: Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave., will present “Hello, Dolly” at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 for adults; $22 seniors; $20 student and military. For information, call 825-1164 or go to limelight-theatre.org.

Cherokee Native American Interpretive History Demonstrations: The Fountain of Youth Archeological Park, 11 Magnolia Ave., will host demonstrations by Cherokee Native Historians from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Guests can listen and learn about how the Southeastern Cherokee nation interacted with the Timucua tribes in the area for centuries before the arrival of the Europeans. The lectures and demonstration will take place in the park’s living history village of Seloy. Admission is $15 adults, $14 seniors, $9 children 6-12 and free for kids 5 and under. For information, call 829-3168 or go to FountainofYouthFlorida.com.

Sunday, July 5

Reggae Sundays: I Vibes and DJ Raggamuffin will play from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Conch House Marina Resort, 57 Comares Ave. Reggae Sundays continue each Sunday through Sept. 27. For information, call 829-8646 or go to conch-house.com to view the schedule.

‘West Side Story’: The Summer Musical TheatreCamp will open its 21st season with “West Side Story” — the updated muslcal retelling of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet — at 2 p.m. at Lewis Auditorium at Flagler College, 14 Granada St. Tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for children 8 and younger. The box office opens one hour before each show. The theater opens a half hour before each show. For information, call 501-7396.

‘Hello, Dolly’ at Limelight Theatre: Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave., will present “Hello, Dolly” at 2 p.m. Tickets are $25 for adults; $22 seniors; $20 student and military. For information, call 825-1164 or go to limelight-theatre.org.

Monday, July 6

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. Limited space is available. Tickets are $25 for adults and $20 for children 12 and under. For information, go to staugustinelighthouse.org.

Tuesday, July 7

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.

Teen FLYP Superhero Shindigs: Teens ages 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.

Wednesday, July 8

Music by the Sea: Music by the Sea will feature Billy Buchanan & Free Avenue and food from Blackfly. 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.

Terminator Genisys at The IMAX Theater: The IMAX Theater at the World Golf Village, One World Golf Place, will present “Terminator Genisys.” Tickets are $13 for adults, $12 for seniors/students/military and $10 for children 3-12. For showtimes, go to worldgolfimax.com.

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 “Maleficent.” The film is rated PG. There will be free transportation to and from the St. Augustine Visitor Information Center provided by the Red Trains. Pick-ups will begin at 7 p.m. For information, call 824-1606.

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

‘The Murder Room’: The River City Players community theatre will present “The Murder Room” by Jack Sharkey at 7 p.m. at the Scarlett Hill Theatre inside the Larimer Art Center, 216 Reid St., Palatka. Admission is $15. For Information, call 377-5044.

Thursday, July 9

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

‘The Murder Room’: The River City Players community theatre will present “The Murder Room” by Jack Sharkey at 7 p.m. at the Scarlett Hill Theatre inside the Larimer Art Center, 216 Reid St., Palatka. Admission is $15. For Information, call 377-5044.

ONGOING EVENTS

Friday, July 3

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 4

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.

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.

Sunday, July 5

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.

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.

Monday, July 6

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 7

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.

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.

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

Wednesday, July 8

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

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.

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 9

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

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

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

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.