Belinda

Sep 162014
 

September 18  offers a great chance to shop from an assembled multitude of Beaches artists and crafts mavens at the Beaches Art Walk. Every third Thursday of the month from 5 to 9 p.m., strollers through Atlantic and Neptune Beach Town Center can peruse handmade jewelry, photography, paintings and crafts from dozens of artists, plus enjoy live music and specials offered by participating North Beaches Art Walk merchants.  Start your walk at the Adele Grage Cultural Center in Atlantic Beach, then take a shuttle bus to Beaches Town Center for the rest of the fun.

Sep 042014
 

BuddyStrut Your Mutt, the annual fundraiser sponsored by Best Friends Animal Society, aims to raise $145,000 for homeless pets on Saturday, September 6, at Riverside Park. The fun run/walk and festival goes on from 8 a.m.–registration time–to the festival end at 1 p.m. In between, you can walk your dog and raise donations, or just join in the free festival fun with doggie photos, human and pet treats, contests and games.

Aug 262014
 

music noteFriday The Jacksonville Landing kicks off the Labor Day weekend with a free courtyard concert on the river by country band Lonestar, starting at 7 p.m.  Opening acts include Natalie Nicole Green and The Steven Flowers Band.

Aug 142014
 

popcornBring a lawn chair or blanket and snacks to Jack Russell Park in Atlantic Beach for a showing of Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs II.  The free Twilight Movie begins at 8 p.m. on Friday, August 15.  Free popcorn will be available starting at 8 p.m.

Aug 142014
 

RAMRiverside Arts Market is hosting the Back to School Bash Saturday, with plenty of activities for kids, including bounce houses, games, storytellers, a rock wall, barrel trains and school supply giveaways.  As always, RAM offers everyone an opportunity to soak up fresh air, buy fresh produce and enjoy live entertainers.

The market is bustling every Saturday morning beginning at 10 a.m.  Visitors come to the plaza under the Fuller Warren Bridge for live entertainment, crafts, artists, gourmet packaged foods and onsite refreshments. A stop at the RAM food court is highly recommended. The free fun goes on until 4 p.m.

Aug 052014
 

mike shackelfordThe latest edition of the Atlantic Beach Songwriters’ Concert series is Sunday, August 10 at Adele Grage Center from 6 to 8 p.m.  Doors open at 5:45 p.m. You can bring one or two original songs and perform in an intimate theater setting, or you can grab one of the seats and listen to local talents.   Local musical icon Mike Shackelford hosts. (Contact him at mike@mikeshackelford.com if you plan to perform.)

Jul 182014
 

fountain of youthThrough August 29, Florida educators with a school ID or paystub from an educational institution can get free admission to theFountain of Youth park in St. Augustine. The deal is part of the Florida Educators Appreciation Summer offerings and represents a savings of $12 over regular admission. The park is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

Jul 182014
 

RAMRiverside Arts Market will be in full swing Saturday, with plenty of opportunity to soak up fresh air, buy fresh produce and listen to a mix of blues, reggae and folk entertainers. Check out Chillakaya 1 from noon to 2:15 p.m. on the River Stage.

The market is bustling every Saturday morning beginning at 10 a.m.  Visitors come to the plaza under the Fuller Warren Bridge for live entertainment, crafts, artists, gourmet packaged foods and onsite refreshments. A stop at the RAM food court is highly recommended. The free fun goes on until 4 p.m.