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This Week In St. Augustine and Ponte Vedra!

This Week In St. Augustine and Ponte Vedra!

 

July 31, 2017 
Monday – Thursday, July 31- August 4

Dunkirk, IMAX Hollywood Film

Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire, Canada and France are surrounded by the German army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.  Visit the website for show times and ticket pricing. One World Golf Pl., St. Augustine 904-940-4123 www.worldgolfimax.com

Monday – Sunday, July 31-August 6
Ricoh Women’s British Open Week at the Hall of Fame
Visit the Hall of Fame during the Ricoh Women’s British Open week and enjoy learning about Hall of Fame Members who are past champions. The broadcast will be shown throughout the museum during the week. On Monday through Saturday, the hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday the hours are noon-6 p.m. General admission is $20.95. One World Golf Pl., St. Augustine 904-940-4123 www.worldgolfhalloffame.org
Monday – Saturday, July 24 – 29
Curatorial’s Choice Exhibition
This exhibition at The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach features curatorial’s choice works by Ronnie Burak, Helen Moody and Francesca Tabor-Miolla. Admission is free. The exhibit will be on display through August 18. The gallery is open Monday to Friday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 50 Executive Way, Ponte Vedra Beach 904-280-0614 www.ccpvb.org
Exhibition by laird
View this exhibition by laird, 2016 Artist Member Exhibition Best in Show, at The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach. Admission is free. The exhibit will be on display through August 18. The gallery is open Monday to Friday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 50 Executive Way, Ponte Vedra Beach 904-280-0614 www.ccpvb.org
Tuesday, August 1
Yoga on the Beach
Each Tuesday morning through September, join yoga fitness instructor Emily Johnson as she leads a free Yoga session on St. Augustine Beach at 8 a.m., weather permitting. The yoga sessions take place on the beach at the Ocean Hammock Walkover. Donations are accepted. 978 A1A Beach Blvd., St. Augustine 904-461-9415 emily@oceanextrememsports.com
Wine Class and Tasting
Enjoy this wine class and tasting at TPC Sawgrass from 6-7:30 p.m. The class features wines from Argentina. The cost is $25. 110 Championship Way, Ponte Vedra Beach 904-543-5105 www.tpc.com/sawgrass
Wednesday, August 2
311 at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre
The world-renowned, multi-platinum alternative rockers of 311 are hitting the road this summer for a headlining tour of North America, which includes a stop at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre. Doors open at 5 p.m.; performance at 6 p.m. Admission is $54.50 and $44.50. 1340 A1A South, St. Augustine 904-209-0367 www.staugamphitheatre.com
Music by the Sea Concert
Celebrating its 15th anniversary, this free weekly concert series at the St. Johns County Pier features a wide variety of musical genres from 7-9 p.m. Bring a beach chair or blanket along with a favorite beverage and get ready to dance. Starting at 6 p.m., dinner is offered as an option for concert goers. All dinners are priced at $10 or less. This week’s performance is by Soulfire, and the featured restaurant is Little Margie’s FA Cafe. Concert goers are encouraged to car pool or ride the shuttle from St. Augustine Beach City Hall or Ron Parker Park. 350 A1A Beach Blvd., St. Augustine Beach 904-347-8007 www.freebeachconcerts.com
Summer Movie Series
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! and the Colonial Quarter have teamed up to provide the free Summer Movie Series at the Colonial Oak Music Park. This week’s movie, which begins at 8:30 p.m., is The Lego Batman Movie. Free transportation is provided by Ripley’s Red Trains from the parking garage and Ripley’s stops to the St. George Street stop. The shuttle service runs every 15 minutes from 7:30-8:30 p.m. and resumes after the movie. Movie attendees are encouraged to bring chairs and blankets for seating. 27 St. George St., St. Augustine 904-824-1606 www.ripleys.com/staugustine
Thursday, August 3
Throwback Thursday: Penny Serenade at the Corazon Cinema and Cafe
A couple’s big dreams give way to a life full of unexpected sadness and unexpected joy. This movie is showing at the Corazon Cinema and Cafe at noon. The cost is $10, which includes a meal, popcorn, small drink and showing of the movie. 36 Granada St., St. Augustine 904-679-5736 www.corazoncinemaandcafe.com
Concert in the Plaza
From 7-9 p.m. every Thursday night through August 31, enjoy a live free concert under the oak trees in St. Augustine’s Plaza de la Constitución. Bring a chair or blanket for seating. This week’s performance is by The Session. Corner of Cathedral Pl. and King St., St. Augustine 904-825-1004 www.citystaug.com/concerts
Friday, August 4
 
First Friday Garden Walk
Visit Washington Oaks Gardens State Park on the first Friday of every month for a guided tour of the beautiful gardens. Meet in the garden parking lot at 10 a.m. and wear comfortable shoes. The tour will last approximately one hour. Admission into the park ranges from $5-2. 6400 N. Oceanshore Blvd., Palm Coast 386-446-6783 www.washingtonoaks.org
First Friday Art Walk
From 5-9 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 held rain or shine inside the member galleries and is a free, self-guided walking tour (tour maps available at participating galleries). 832-779-2781 www.artgalleriesofstaugustine.org
First Friday Art Walk Recital at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine
The First Friday Art Walk Recital at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine at 6 p.m. will feature Shannon McKay, the principal organist at the cathedral. McKay will perform the works of Buxtehude, Langlais, Dubois, Bossi and Durufle on the cathedral’s Casavant pipe organ. There will be a free-will offering. 38 Cathedral Place, St. Augustine 904-824-2806 www.thefirstparish.org
Unlocking the Mystery of Bird Migration
The St. Augustine Art Association hosts this talk by Chris Farrell from Audubon Florida at 7 p.m. He will share his stories of bird migration as well as how techniques such as bird banding and geolocation help gain a better understanding of connections between cultures and geographic regions. The event is free and open to the public. 22 Marine St., St. Augustine 904-824-2310 www.staaa.org
Friday & Saturday, August 4-5
Apex Theatre Studio Presents Godspell at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
The Apex Theatre Studio is delighted to present Godspell, the well-loved Off-Broadway classic that puts a contemporary spin on the Gospel of St. Matthew, live on stage at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall. An instant hit when it was produced Off Broadway in 1971, Godspell offers a variety of musical styles and theatrical formats to make the Gospel of St. Matthew accessible to today’s audiences. The production features young artists from five area high schools. The performances are on Friday at 8 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Admission is $25. 1050 A1A North, Ponte Vedra Beach 904-209-0367 www.pvconcerthall.com
Friday – Sunday, August 4-6
Cinderella Kids
Poor Cinderella is endlessly mistreated by her wicked stepmother and stepsisters and denied a chance to go to the royal ball. With a little help from her mice friends – and a lot of help from her Fairy Godmother – Cinderella’s dreams come true. She goes to the ball, meets the Prince and falls in love. Performances at the Limelight Theatre are Friday and Saturday at 5 p.m. and Sunday at 11 a.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for youth. 11 Old Mission Ave., St. Augustine 904-825-1164 www.limelight-theatre.org
Marie Curie at the Corazon Cinema and Cafe
This movie at the Corazon Cinema and Cafe follows the famous physicist and chemist Marie Curie and her struggle for recognition in the male-dominated science community in early 20th century France. Movie show times are 2 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and 1 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. on Sunday. Admission ranges from $8-$6. 36 Granada St., St. Augustine 904-679-5736 www.corazoncinemaandcafe.com
Saturday, August 5
GTM Research Reserve Guided Exploration Hike
The first Saturday of each month at 8:30 a.m. take a guided exploration hike that focuses on the Guana Peninsula’s 5,000 years of human history. This 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. 505 Guana River Rd., Ponte Vedra Beach 904-823-4500 www.gtmnerr.org
Militia Muster and Training at Fort Mose
Visit Fort Mose on the first Saturday each month from 9-11:30 a.m. to be transported back to the 18th century. Learn from the members of the Fort Mose Militia as they practice firing drills and demonstrate how to use historic weapons and show musket firing drills. There is also a children’s militia training that uses wooden toy muskets. The park is open from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission into the park is free. Admission into the Visitor Center is $2 per person. 15 Fort Mose Trail, St. Augustine 904-823-2232 www.floridastateparks.org/park/fort-mose
Summer Vendor & Craft Event 
Hosted by Jacksonville Business Connections, this event features 139 vendors and crafters at the World Golf Village Renaissance St. Augustine Resort from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. This is a kid-friendly event, and there will be a Minion meet and greet from 2-3 p.m. Admission is free. 500 S. Legacy Trail, St. Augustine 904-708-0315 www.jacksonvillebusinessconnections.com
Drum Runner Series Barrel Racing at St. Johns County Fairgrounds
Saddle up and head over to the St. Johns County Fairgrounds for monthly barrel, pole and other timed speed horse events. The event is open to public; free for spectators. Participants must have own horse. Participation fees are $20 for St. Johns County Horse Council members and $30 for non-members. Awards will be presented for each age group in each event. The races begin at 5 p.m. at the St. Johns County Fairgrounds. 5840 S.R. 207, Elkton 904-588-8017 www.sjchc.org
Full Moon Paddle
Join the local paddling community for a full moon paddle from Salt Run Boat Ramp to Conch House Marina and back. The two-hour paddle starts at 8 p.m. First time stand up paddle board participants can arrive 30 minutes early for instruction from Ocean Extreme Sports. The paddle is free for those with their own equipment. Equipment rental is available for $40. The paddle begins with a mandatory safety session. Reservations required. 442 Ocean Vista Ave., St. Augustine 904-461-9415 www.oceanextremesports.com
Sunday, August 6
Penny Serenade at the Corazon Cinema and Cafe
A couple’s big dreams give way to a life full of unexpected sadness and unexpected joy. This movie is showing at the Corazon Cinema and Cafe at 3 p.m. Admission is $6. 36 Granada St., St. Augustine 904-679-5736 www.corazoncinemaandcafe.com
The Improv Adventure – An Improv Comedy Show
Where will improv take you? That’s the question we explore with Limelight Theatre’s new improv house team directed by The Adventure Project. Those who join the adventure will be a part of creating a show where no one, not even the players, knows where anyone will end up. The show takes place at the Limelight Theatre at 7 p.m. Admission is $10 at the door; $7 online. 11 Old Mission Ave., St. Augustine 904-825-1164 www.adventure-project.com
Game of Thrones at the Corazon Cinema and Cafe
The seventh season of the unparalleled series Game of Thrones will be airing all summer on the big screen at the Corazon Cinema and Cafe at 9 p.m. Drinks and snacks will be available to purchase. Admission is free. 36 Granada St., St. Augustine 904-679-5736 www.corazoncinemaandcafe.com

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