Events calendar for May 8-14

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Friday, May 8

Brand New Concert: The St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 1340 A1A South, will present alternative rock band Brand New with Manchester Orchestra and Kevin Devine in concert at 6:30 p.m. Gates open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $42 for standing-room-only pit; $39.50 for 100 level; $35 for 200 level and $30 for 300 level. For information, call 209-0367 or go to staugamphitheatre.com.

Steel Panther Concert: The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, 1050 A1A North, Ponte Vedra Beach, will host L.A.-based glam rock party band Steel Panther’s “All You Can Eat Tour” at 9 p.m. Doors open 8 p.m. Their latest release “All You Can Eat,” is raw, raucous and righteous heavy metal in its finest form. Advance general admission standing-room-only tickets are $30; and $35 the day of the show. For information, call 209-0399 or go to pvconcerthall.com.

Jose Feliciano Concert: Spanish virtuoso guitarist, singer and composer Jose Feliciano will perform as the headliner for St. Augustine’s Romanza Festivale of the Arts 2015. Feliciano has 45 gold and platinum records, has won nine Grammy Awards, been selected as both Best Jazz and Best Rock Guitarist by Playboy magazine, and has received Billboard magazine’s “Lifetime Achievement Award.” The legendary concert begins at 8 p.m. at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 1340 A1A South. Gates open at 7 p.m. Tickets range from $20 to $60. For information, call 209-0367 or go to RomanzaFestivale.com.

Tim Rippey: Tim Rippey will perform from 7 to 10 p.m. at the VFW Post #2391, 6184 U.S. 1 South. Dinner will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. Cover charge is $3 for nonmembers plus the price of the dinner. For reservations, call Sue at 797-5267.

Lee Weaver presents ‘The Box’: The Pioneer Barn Theater at the Old Florida Museum, 259 San Marco Ave., will host “The Box,” a play written and directed by Lee Weaver, at 7 p.m. The play is about Jack, a homeless Vietnam War veteran who lives in a box in a wooded area of St. Augustine. General admission is $20 and student tickets are $15. For information, call 824-8874 or go to oldfloridamuseum.com.

Changing of the Guard: The historic Changing of the Guard takes place from 6 to 7 p.m. at St. Augustine’s downtown Government House adjacent to the Plaza de la Constitucion. Dressed in the traditional blue coats of Spanish soldiers in the year 1740, the evening guard arrives to replace the soldiers who have guarded the plaza throughout the afternoon. The intricate maneuver ends with a blast of musket fire — the daily signal that the town has been secured for the evening and the Spanish governor is safe inside his home at Government House. Admission is free.

Fins and Freedom Sail: The tall ship Schooner Freedom and dolphin experts from Marineland are partnering up for a one-of-a-kind sailing experience. Tickets include admission to Marineland, Ticket prices are $50 for adults and $40 for ages 16 and under. Departure is at 2:15 p.m. For information, call 810-1010 or go to schoonerfreedom.com.

Fascinating Rhythm Concert: The opening night concert of the Romanza Festivale will be presented by popular Jax Beach band, Fascinating Rhythm, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The band will set up in the Government House Courtyard, 48 King St., and begin their concert after the Changing of the Guard. St. George Street will be closed to vehicular traffic and chairs will be provided to relax and enjoy the sounds of the big band. This is a free concert. For information, go to romanzafestivale.com.

Art on Aviles Street: Aviles Street, the oldest street in the United States, will host an arts festival featuring plein air artists who will be painting and sketching from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. At 2 p.m., the Romanza Festivale Parade will pass down St. Augustine’s picturesque Aviles Street. For information, go to romanzafestivale.com.

Go Get Gone Concert: Raise a glass and enjoy the best in rockabilly as the Romanza Festivale of the Arts brings the band Go Get Gone to Ann O’Malley’s Irish Pub, 23 Orange St. This free performance begins at 9 p.m. For information, go to romanzafestivale.com.

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

‘No Sex Please We’re British’: “No Sex Please We’re British” will be staged at 7:30 p.m. at Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave. Tickets are $25 for adults, $23 for senior citizens, and $20 for students and active military.

Live Music at Mardi Gras: Mardi Gras Sports Bar will host live bands from North Florida from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.

El Galeón: Visitors can tour a full-sized replica of a 16th-century Spanish tall ship. Docked at the St. Augustine City Marina, El Galeón Andalucia is open for daily tours from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. El Galeón is an exact replica of the famous galleons that played an important role in the creation and maintenance of the Spanish Empire. It is similar to the galleon that brought Pedro Menendez to Florida where he founded St. Augustine in 1565. Admission is $15 for adults and $8 for youths. For information, call 824-1606 or go to elgaleon.org.

Saturday, May 9

Lee Weaver presents ‘The Box’: The Pioneer Barn Theater at the Old Florida Museum, 259 San Marco Ave., will host “The Box,” a play written and directed by Lee Weaver, at 2 p.m. The play is about Jack, a homeless Vietnam War veteran who lives in a box in a wooded area of St. Augustine. General admission is $20 and student tickets are $15. For information, call 824-8874 or go to oldfloridamuseum.com.

ZZ Top Concert: The St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 1340 A1A South, will host Rock and Roll Hall of Famers ZZ Top and two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Jeff Beck. Touring together for the first time, the concert features a full set from each followed by a memorable collaborative set. The show begins at 6 p.m. Gates open at 5 p.m. Tickets range from $49 to $119. For information, call 209-0367 or go to staugamphitheatre.com.

Cowboy Mounted Shooting Clinic: The St. Johns County Horses Council will host a Cowboy Mounted Shooting Clinic from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the St. Johns County Equestrian Center in Hastings. Sign up begins at 10 a.m. There is a $25 fee for ammo; spectators are free. For information, call Gina Sharp at 614-9075 or go to flpeacemakers.com.

Novel in a Day Workshop: Presented by novelist Vic DiGenti, the full-day workshop packs a year-long lesson into a day of interactive instruction and practical exercises designed to help beginning and more advanced writers find the insights and tools they need to craft their own novel. The workshop takes place 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Gamache-Koger Theater at Flagler College, 50 Sevilla St. Registration is $115, and includes a box lunch and a 30-page workbook. For information, call 819-6339 or go to fhbookfest.com.

The Crystal Concert: The First Coast Opera will celebrate 15 years with “The Crystal Concert” at 7:30 p.m. in the Lewis Auditorium at Flagler College, 14 Granada St. The event is free. For information, call 417-5555 or go to firstcoastopera.com.

Jenny Lewis Concert: The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, 1050 A1A North, Ponte Vedra Beach, welcomes indie country rock singer-songwriter Jenny Lewis to the stage at 8 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $30. For information, call 209-0399 or go to pvconcerthall.com.

Romanza presents ‘A Mother’s love’: The Romanza Chamber Music Series get underway at noon at Memorial Presbyterian Church, 32 Sevilla St., with A Mother’s Love, a free concert by the North Florida Women’s Chorale and the St. Augustine Youth Chorus, both directed by Kerry Fradley. The concert features songs from many cultures celebrating mothers and lullabies, the first songs of mothers. For information, go to romanzafestivale.com or staugustinecommunitychorus.org.

Mother’s Day Concert: Local musicians and student performers present a musical tribute to mothers from 1 to 7 p.m. at the gazebo beneath the oaks in St. Augustine’s historic Plaza de la Constitucion. For information, go to romanzafestivale.com.

Bazaar Galeon: Step aboard the El Galeon, docked at 111 Avenida Menendez. from 7 to 8:30 p.m. for an inspiring evening of art and acoustic music at the St. Augustine Municipal Marina. Artists will be painting onsite as well as exhibiting. Live music will be performed by Pristine Stringz. Tickets are $18 and can be purchased at the dock or at ElGaleon.org. For information, call 315-7454 or email [email protected]

Music in the Park: An open jam session will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. at Anastasia State Park. Food will be available for purchase at Island Beach Grill. The program is free with paid park admission. Regular park admission is $8/vehicle with 2-8 occupants, $4/single-occupant vehicle, and $2/walker or runner. For information, call 461-2033 or go to floridastateparks.org/park/anastasia.

‘No Sex Please We’re British’: “No Sex Please We’re British” will be staged at 7:30 p.m. at Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave. Tickets are $25 for adults, $23 for senior citizens, and $20 for students and active military.

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.

Live Music at Mardi Gras: Mardi Gras Sports Bar will host live bands from North Florida from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Tango Classes: Dancing with Victoria Studio will host Argentine Tango Classes at 2600 U.S. 1 South. Beginner’s level class is from 3 to 4 p.m. followed by a Practica from 4 to 4:30 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.

El Galeón: Visitors can tour a full-sized replica of a 16th-century Spanish tall ship. Docked at the St. Augustine City Marina, 111 Avenida Menendez, 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.

Sunday, May 10

Lee Weaver presents ‘The Box’: The Pioneer Barn Theater at the Old Florida Museum, 259 San Marco Ave., will host “The Box,” a play written and directed by Lee Weaver, at 2 p.m. The play is about Jack, a homeless Vietnam War veteran who lives in a box in a wooded area of St. Augustine. General admission is $20 and student tickets are $15. For information, call 824-8874 or go to oldfloridamuseum.com.

Lisa Loeb Concert: The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, 1050 A1A North, Ponte Vedra Beach, welcomes pop rock singer/songwriter Lisa Loeb at 8 p.m. Doors open 7 p.m. Grammy-nominated Lisa Loeb was launched into the limelight in 1994 with her platinum-selling No. 1 hit song “Stay (I Missed You)” from the film “Reality Bites.” Tickets are $49.50 for the first four rows; $39.50 for the next six rows; and $29.50 for all remaining rows. For information, call 209-0399 or go to pvconcerthall.com.

‘No Sex Please We’re British’: “No Sex Please We’re British” will be staged at 2 p.m. at Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave. The fast paced plot revolves around an assistant bank manager, who lives above his bank with his new bride Frances. When Frances innocently sends a mail order off for some Scandinavian glassware, what comes back is Scandinavian pornography. They must decide what to do with the floods of photos, books, films and eventually girls that threaten to engulf this happy couple. Tickets are $25 for adults, $23 for senior citizens, and $20 for students and active military.

Rhythms of Life: Spirit Breath Community Dance will host free-form dancing each Sunday. Attendees can stomp, rock, sashay and twirl to varied play lists. Warm up is from 10 to 10:30 a.m. and dance is from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Cultural Arts Studio near the St. Augustine Beach Pier. The cost is free, but a donation of $5 is suggested. For information, call Gayle at 471-1585.

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. Loaner balls and lessons are provided by the Boules de Leon Petanque Club. For information, call 537-1999.

Salt Air Farmers Market: Marineland Marina will host a farmers market from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. An array of produce, seafood, sauces, jams and cheese art will be available. For information, go to saltairfarmersmarket.com.

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

Reggae Sundays: I Vibes 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.

El Galeón: Visitors can tour a full-sized replica of a 16th-century Spanish tall ship. Docked at the St. Augustine City Marina, 111 Avenida Menendez, 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.

Monday, May 11

Matt Kearney Concert: Adult Contemporary mainstay Mat Kearney brings his “Just Kids” Tour to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, 1050 A1A North, Ponte Vedra Beach, at 7 p.m. Doors open 6 p.m. Judah & The Lion are the special guest openers. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. For information, call 209-0399 or go to pvconcerthall.com.

‘Love, Loss and What I Wore’: A Classic Theatre ensemble will perform “Love, Loss and What I Wore” at 7:30 p.m. at the Gamache-Koger Theater in the Ringhaver Student Center of Flagler College, 50 Sevilla St. Written by celebrated playwright Nora Ephron and her novelist sister, Delia Ephron, the show is a collection of funny and often poignant stories that all women (and men) can relate to. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students. For information, call 829-5807 or go to aclassictheatre.org.

Line Dancing Lessons: The Riverview Club, 790 Cristina Drive, will host line dancing lessons every Monday (excluding holidays). Beginner lessons are from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and dancing continues until 9 p.m. The fee is $35 for a six-week session or $6 per night. For information, call 794-2000 or Renie Roach at 436-5799.

El Galeón: Docked at the St. Augustine City Marina, 111 Avenida Menendez, 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.

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

Paint Nite: Mardi Gras Sports Bar will host “Paint Nite” from 7 to 9 p.m. Artists will guide participants through each painting. Supplies will be provided. To register, go to paintnite.com and use coupon code: MARDIGRAS20 for discounted tickets.

Tuesday, May 12

‘Love, Loss and What I Wore’: A Classic Theatre ensemble will perform “Love, Loss and What I Wore” at 7:30 p.m. at the Gamache-Koger Theater in the Ringhaver Student Center of Flagler College, 50 Sevilla St. Written by celebrated playwright Nora Ephron and her novelist sister, Delia Ephron, the show is a collection of funny and often poignant stories that all women (and men) can relate to. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students. For information, call 829-5807 or go to aclassictheatre.org.

Guided Scenic Waverunner Tours: Raging Water Sports — located 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 including the historic downtown area. For information, call 829-5001 or go to ragingwatersports.com.

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

El Galeón: Tour a full-sized replica of a 16th century Spanish tall ship. Docked at the St. Augustine City Marina, 111 Avenida Menendez, 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.

Stand Up Paddleboard: Anastasia Watersports, 850 Anastasia Park Road, offers a group stand up paddleboard lesson at 9 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. After a short tutorial, the group embarks on a two-hour easy paddle through Salt Run. The cost is $40. For information, call 460-9111.

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: Every Tuesday Mardi Gras Sports Bar hosts “Trivia Night” from 7:30-9:30, with Live Trivia hosted by Trivia Nation. The top 3 teams will be awarded prizes. Following Live Trivia will be another team game called “Opinion Nation”, the newest game from Buzztime, which has a format similar to “Family Fued”. www.mardibar.com

Wednesday, May 13

‘Love, Loss and What I Wore’: A Classic Theatre ensemble will perform “Love, Loss and What I Wore” at 7:30 p.m. at the Gamache-Koger Theater in the Ringhaver Student Center of Flagler College, 50 Sevilla St. Written by celebrated playwright Nora Ephron and her novelist sister, Delia Ephron, the show is a collection of funny and often poignant stories that all women (and men) can relate to. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students. For information, call 829-5807 or go to aclassictheatre.org.

John Mayall Concert: The Godfather of British Blues, John Mayall, will perform at 8 p.m. at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, 1050 A1A North, Ponte Vedra Beach. Doors open 7 p.m. Tickets for this seated show are $38. For information, call 209-0399 or go to pvconcerthall.com.

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

El Galeón: Tour a full-sized replica of a 16th century Spanish tall ship. Docked at the St. Augustine City Marina, 111 Avenida Menendez, 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.

Wednesday Market: The Wednesday Market at St. Johns Pier Park runs from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The market features a large selection of produce, baked foods, jewelry and other handmade gifts. For information, call 347-8007.

Comedyoke: Burger Buckets, 3 Cordova St., will host Comedyoke, an open mic comedy and karaoke night. The kitchen will be open until 10 p.m. Comedyoke starts at 7 p.m. For information, call 342-5295.

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.

Speakeasy Wednesday: Mardi Gras Sports Bar, 123 San Marco Ave., will host Speakeasy Wednesday with Chase Rideman from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. The evening will be be filled with dancing, themed music from the era and classic cocktails. Guests can dress up for the evening and recreate an infatuation with the good old days of Prohibition.

Open Mic: Americana blues artist Denny Blue will host Open Mic Night at Paula’s Beach Side Grill on A1A in Cresent Beach from 6 to 9 p.m.

Thursday, May 14

Ed Kowalczyk Concert: Legendary songwriter and former lead-singer of the multi-platinum rock band, Live, Ed Kowalczyk will perform at 8 p.m. at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, 1050 A1A North, Ponte Vedra Beach. Doors open 7 p.m. Tickets for standing-room-only show are $32 in advance and $37 the day of the show. For information, call 209-0399 or go to pvconcerthall.com.

NEEDTOBREATHE Concert: Grammy-nominated rock band NEEDTOBREATHE will perform at 6 p.m. at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 1340 A1A South. Doors open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $41.50 for standing-room-only pit; $35.50 for 100 and 200 level; and $25.50 for 300 level. For information, call 209-0367 or go to staugamphitheatre.com.

Textile Guild: The Textile Guild of St Augustine will meet at 10 a.m. in Suite 143 at the Lightner Museum. The lesson will be on how to make a bodice. For information, email [email protected]

Holding Down the Homefront: The Romanza Festivale of the Arts will present a fascinating account of St. Augustine during World War II from noon to 1 p.m. at the Corazon Cinema & Cafe, 36 Granada St. Performed by The Three Tellers, the show focuses on the shortages, saboteurs. strong women, spies and war bond sales in St. Augustine and St. Johns County. Tickets are $10, or two for $15. Lunch is available at 11 a.m. For information, call 823-7969 or go to romanzafestivale.com.

An Affair to Remember Concert: The St. Augustine Youth Orchestra will present “An Affair to Remember” — an evening filled with music, food and wine — from 7:30 to 10 p.m. at The Riverview Club, 790 Christina Drive. The featured performer is concert pianist Joseph Williams. Tickets are $40 for reserved, stage-side seating and $30 for general seating. For information, call 829-9844 or go to romanzafestivale.com.

Guided Scenic Waverunner Tours: Raging Water Sports — located 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 including the historic downtown area. For information, call 829-5001 or go to ragingwatersports.com.

El Galeón: Tour a full-sized replica of a 16th century Spanish tall ship. Docked at the St. Augustine City Marina, 111 Avenida Menendez, 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.

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

Live Jazz and Swing: Panama Hatties, 361 A1A Beach Blvd., will host live jazz and swing at 4:30 p.m. featuring The Boston Connection every week. For information, call 471-2192.

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

Stand Up Paddleboard: Anastasia Watersports, 850 Anastasia Park Road, offers a group stand up paddleboard lesson at 9 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. After a short tutorial, the group embarks on a two-hour easy paddle through Salt Run. The cost is $40. For information, call 460-9111.