1964 The Tribute
Back by popular demand: 1964: The Tribute. Named “The Best Beatles Tribute on Earth” by Rolling Stone Magazine, 1964: The Tribute will perform live in concert on Friday April 8 at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 1340C A1A S., St. Augustine. Tickets start at $29. Gates open at 6:30 p.m.; show starts at 7:30 p.m. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit the St. Augustine Amphitheatre or Ponte Vedra Concert Hall box offices or visit www.staugamphitheatre.com.
Rebirth Brass Band concert
The Rebirth Brass Band will perform live in concert on Friday April 8 at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 day of show. Doors open at 7 p.m.; show starts at 8 p.m. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall or St. Augustine Amphitheatre box offices or visit www.pvconcerthall.com.
EarthWise Pet Supply grand opening
A grand opening celebration for EarthWise Pet Supply will be held Saturday April 9 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Meet local trainers, pet sitters and rescue organizations. Customers have a chance to win a one-year supply of free pet food. There will also be on-site dog and cat adoptions and raffle baskets. EarthWise Pet Supply is located at 3846 3rd St. S., Jacksonville Beach. For more information, call (904) 372-7822 or visit www.earthwisepet.com/jacksonville-jaxbeach.
Beach clean-up day
A beach clean-up day will take place Saturday April 9 from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Seawalk Pavilion in Jacksonville Beach. The clean-up is hosted by Coastal Conscience, a local environmental conservation group that is using the event as a launch party for the organization. There will be prize raffles along with goodie bags for the kids. The free event is open to the public; online registration is available through www.eventbrite.com/e/coastal-conscience-1st-beach-clean-up-launch-party-tickets-23921262139. For more information about Coastal Conscience or the clean-up event, email email@example.com or visit www.mycoastalconscience.wordpress.com.
Pediatric dentist office grand opening
Ponte Vedra Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics will host a free grand opening celebration Saturday April 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Come check out the new offices, meet Dr. Lindsay Maples, Dr. Derek Hoffman, Dr. Abigail Levrini and their staff at the new Nocatee office located at 480 Town Plaza Ave., Ste. 110, Ponte Vedra. The grand opening celebration will include a Gather 2 Game truck, a food truck, door prizes, raffles and more. For more information, call Dr. Maples at (904) 373-5120, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.kidspv.com.
Legacy Trust Ponte Vedra Home and Art Tour
The 6th annual Legacy Trust Home and Art Tour, a self-guided tour feasting five homes in the Ponte Vedra and Jacksonville Beach area, is Saturday, April 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The tour is open to children ages 11 and over and adults; children under 11 are not permitted. General admission tickets for the home tour are $35, and are available online at www.ccpvb.org and at the Cultural Center during regular business hours. Tickets are also available at the following locations: Luxury for Less, 830 A1A N., Suite 12, Ponte Vedra Beach; J Turner & Co., 280 Village Main St., Suite 990, Ponte Vedra Beach; Mineral City, 240 A1A N., Ponte Vedra Beach; and Pearl Home, 791 Third St. N., Jacksonville Beach. Tickets are available now through the day of tour. The Cultural Center will also be open at 9 a.m. on the day of the tour for day of event ticket purchases.
Proceeds benefit the Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach art and education programs.
As an added bonus, Home & Art Tour tickets are also good for one free admission to Fantasy Farms, an exotic and endangered animals facility located in Ponte Vedra, on Sunday, April 10 from 2 to 5 p.m. Admission tickets also include a coupon for Bogey Grille, located at 150 Valley Circle, Ponte Vedra Beach.
For more information, call (904) 280-0614 or visit www.ccpvb.org.
Meeting of The Great Minds
An evening of six free sets of Americana music presented by the Gamble Rogers Board Members will take place Saturday, April 9 at The Lohman Auditorium of The Whitney Laboratory For Marine Bioscience, 9505 Ocean Shore Blvd., St. Augustine.
The event features Bob Patterson and Charlie Simmons, John Dickie, Jamie Defrates, Jim and Patty Spingfield, Mike Lagasse and Paul Linser with Ed Lowe. There will also be light refreshments, raffle and merchandise sales. Donations accepted. All proceeds support music education. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; music begins at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call (904) 794-4163 or visit www.gamblerogersfest.org.
The 21st Gamble Rogers Music Festival is April 29 – May 1 in the Colonial Quarter of downtown St. Augustine.
Florida Chamber Music Project
On Sunday April 10, the Florida Chamber Music Project will present its final concert of the season featuring music from Beethoven and Mendelssohn. Beethoven’s String Quartet Opus 18, No. 1 and Mendelssohn’s Octet in E Flat Major, Opus 20 will be performed at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, 1050 A1A N., Ponte Vedra Beach. Tickets are $25. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.flchambermusic.org.
Backyard Block Party
The St. Augustine Amphitheatre’s Backyard Block Party featuring Lera Lynn with Israel Nash and Rivernecks will be held Sunday April 10 at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 1340C A1A S., St. Augustine. Gates open at 6 p.m.; show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 day of show. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit the St. Augustine Amphitheatre or Ponte Vedra Concert Hall box offices or visit www.staugamphitheatre.com.