Events Calendar for June 5-11

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Friday, June 5

El Galeón: Docked at the St. Augustine City Marina, El Galeón Andalucia is open for daily tours from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is $15 for adults and $8 for youths. For information, call 824-1606 or go to elgaleon.org.

Drake’s Raid: The English corsair, Sir Francis Drake and his raiders will return to St. Augustine for the 28th annual authentic re-creation of the 1586 sack of the city. Drake and his raiders will set up a 16th century-style military encampment at the Fountain of Youth Park.  There will be drills, demonstrations and living history interpretations from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The encampment area is free to the public; regular admission applies to the rest of the Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park. For information, call 824-9823  or go to Searlesbucs.com.

‘Visual Melodies in Unrestrained Colors’: The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach will present the artwork of Anthony Whiting.  The exhibition will be held at the Cultural Center Annex Gallery located at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.  Admission is free.  For information, call 209-0399 or go to pvconcerthall.com.

Foxy Lady Dinner Cruise: The Foxy Lady II will host a dinner cruise along Matanzas Bay and the Tolomato River with food catered by O.C. White’s Restaurant.  The Friday and Saturday Dinner Cruise departs at 6 p.m. from the Municipal Marina, 111 Avenida Menendez. Cruise tickets are $59.95. For information, call 398-9553 or go to foxyladycruises.com/staugustine.

‘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.

St. Augustine Art Association’s Honors Show: The St. Augustine Art Association, 22 Marine St., will host the opening for its Honors Show featuring award-winning artists from the past three years. The gallery reception is from 5 to 9 p.m. Admission is free.  For information, call 824-2310 or go to staaa.org.

Sunset Catamaran Eco Sail: St. Augustine Eco Tours will explore the waters of St. Augustine on an authentic 2-hour sailing excursion. The cost is $50 per adult and $35 per child with a $10 discount for two or more people. Tour departs at 6:15 p.m. from the Municipal Marina, 111 Avenida Menendez. For information, call 377-7245 or go to staugustineecotours.com.

Saturday, June 6

Drake’s Raid: The English corsair, Sir Francis Drake and his raiders will return to St. Augustine for the 28th annual authentic re-creation of the 1586 sack of the city.  The reenactment of the sacking and burning of the town will commence at 7 p.m. in the old city, beginning at the City Gate and ending in the Plaza. For information, call 824-9823  or go to searlesbucs.com.

‘Visual Melodies in Unrestrained Colors’: The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach will present the artwork of Anthony Whiting.  The exhibition will be held at the Cultural Center Annex Gallery located at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall.  Admission is free.  For information, call 209-0399 or go to pvconcerthall.com.

GTM Research Reserve Guided Cultural Hike: The GTM Research Reserve, 505 Guana River Road, Ponte Vedra Beach, will host a Guided Cultural Hike at 8:30 a.m. that focuses on the Guana Peninsula’s 5,000 years of human history. The 1.5-mile guided walking tour departs from the Trailhead Pavilion located just west of the Guana Dam. The programs are free. There is a $3 parking fee.  For information, call 823-4500 or go to http://gtmnerr.org.

4th Annual Summer Arts and Craft Event: The First Coast Arts and Crafts 4th Annual Summer event will be held 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the St. John County Pier, 350 A1A Beach Blvd. There will be many unique items available for purchase. For information, email Christy at [email protected] or go to firstcoastcrafts.com.

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 the fortress that guarded the southern approach to St. Augustine. 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.

Cherokee Native American Interpretive History Demonstrations: Cherokee Native Historians will hold demonstrations from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Fountain of Youth Archeological Park, 11 Magnolia Ave. The lectures and demonstration will take place in the living history village of Seloy. Admission is $15 for adults, $14 for seniors and $9 for children 6-12. Children under 5 are free. For information, call 829-3168 or go to FountainofYouthFlorida.com.

Vilano Beach Sunset Celebration: The Vilano Beach Sunset Celebration will feature market vendors, live music and local arts and crafts at the Vilano Pier, 260 Vilano Road, on the Intracoastal Waterway.   Activities are from 4 p.m. to dusk. Admission is free. For information, call 540-0402 or go to vilanobeachfl.com.

Backyard BBQ With Guantanamo Baywatch: Guantanamo Baywatch, a Portland, Oregon, band featuring a ribald mishmash of classic surf instrumentation and brash garage rock, will perform at 7 p.m. at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 1340 A1A South. The concert also features surf and skate video showings plus food trucks.  Tickets are $8 in advance and $10 day of show. For information, call 209-0367 or go to staugamphitheatre.com.

Bon Voyage El Galeon: El Galeon will depart St. Augustine to start their East Coast tour this week. A Bon Voyage Party will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. with live music and a complementary drink for $25. Tickets can be purchased in advance. For information, go to elgaleon.org.

‘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.

Sunday, June 7

‘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.

St. Augustine Art Association’s Honors Show: The St. Augustine Art Association, 22 Marine St., will host the opening for its Honors Show featuring award-winning artists from the past three years. The gallery reception is from 5 to 9 p.m. Admission is free. For information, call 824-2310 or go to staaa.org.

Lee Weaver Portrays ‘The Witness’: The Pioneer Barn at Fort Menendez, 259 San Marco Ave., will host Lee Weaver portraying “The Witness” at 2 p.m. General Admission is $20. For information, call 824-8874 or go to oldfloridamuseum.com.

Third Eye Blind and Dashboard Confessional’s: Two of alternative rock’s defining music artists, Third Eye Blind and Dashboard Confessional will bring their massive summer tour to the St. Augustine Amphitheatre at 6:30 p.m. Tickets range from $22.50 to $49.50. For information, call 209-0367 or go to staugamphitheatre.com.

An Evening with Allen Stone with Brynn Elliot: Soul singer Allen Stone and special guest Brynn Elliot will perform at the Colonial Quarter, 33 St. George St., at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25.  For information, call 209-0367.

Monday, June 8

Schooner Freedom World Oceans Day Sail: Schooner Freedom will celebrate World Oceans Day with three tours. Tour times are 12:15, 2:15, and 6:15 p.m. Tickets for the 12:!5 p.m. tour are $25 for adults and $10 for kids. Tickets for the 2:!5 p.m. tour are $35 for adults and $25 for kids. Tickets for the Sunset Sail at 6:15 p.m. are $45 per person. All depart from the City Marina, 111 Avenida Menendez. For information, call 810-1010 or go to schoonerfreedom.com.

Tuesday, June 9

Romanza Gatherng: The final Romanza Gathering before the July/August summer hiatus will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at The Blackfly Restaurant, 108 Anastasia Blvd. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar will be available courtesy of The Blackfly Restaurant.Romanza will present a report on the successes of the March Celtic Festival and the Romanza Festivale of the Arts. Harvey Lettman will be at the keyboard entertaining with his song stylings.

Wednesday, June 10

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. Guests can bring a blanket or chair. This week’s featured film is “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.” The film is rated PG. There will be free transportation from the St. Augustine Visitor Information Center to and from the marina provided by the Red Trains. Pick-ups will begin at 7 p.m. and will run every 15-20 minutes. Shuttles back to the VIC will take place following the movie. For information, call 824-1606 or go to facebook.com/redtrains.

Thursday, June 11

Renaissance Day of Discovery: The Renaissance Day of Discovery will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. The event features attractions, artists, historic re-enactors and musicians sharing the story of St. Augustine to the public at the Renaissance World Golf Resort, 500 S. Legacy Trail. Local inspired foods and beverage will be served. For information, go to facebook.com/RenaissanceStAug–ustine?fref=ts

‘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.

‘Jurassic World’: “Jurassic World” will premiere at The World Golf IMAX Theater, One World Golf Place. Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, originally envisioned by John Hammond. Audiences will watch as a new attraction is created, which backfires horribly. Tickets are $13 for adults, $12 for seniors/students/military, and $10 for children 3-12. For showtimes, call 940-4123 or go to worldgolfimax.com.

 

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