The Blind Boys of Alabama Perform in Ponte Vedra Beach

  Formed in the late 1930s at the Alabama Institute for the Negro Blind in Talladega, the Blind Boys of Alabama has harmonized throughout the turbulent twentieth century and well into the twenty-first: from Jim Crow through Civil Rights and into the Obama era. They have, however, enjoyed some of their biggest and most rousing […]

Carolina Chocolate Drops Performing at Ponde Vedra Concert Hall

  The Carolina Chocolate Drops got their start in 2005, when every Thursday night they would travel to sit in the home of old-time fiddler Joe Thompson for a musical jam session. Joe was in his 80s, a black fiddler with a short bowing style that he inherited from generations of family musicians, passing those […]

What”s Happen This Week in St Augustine, October 28 2013

  October 28, 2013 Monday – Sunday : October 28 – November 3 “Gravity” at the IMAX Theater – “Gravity” is a heart-pounding thriller that pulls you into the infinite and unforgiving realm of deep space on the biggest screen in Northeast Florida at the IMAX Theater, World Golf Hall of Fame. See the biggest movie of fall staring Sandra Bullock […]

The Tillinghast Nightmare at Mark Twain House & Museum, Hartford

  VAMPIRES! featuring “The Tillinghast Nightmare” documentary and Dacre Stoker, Wednesday, October 30, 7:00 p.m. Historic Haunts presents “The Tillinghast Nightmare,” a documentary chronicling the transformation of the blood-thirsty vampire from vile, menacing neighbor in rural Eastern Europe to the beguiling, aristocratic stranger known as Dracula. The documentary explores the Tillinghast family’s decision to exhume the […]

All Hallows Eve at Buffalo History Museum, NY

  Enjoy live organ music on artifact pipe organ, scary silent film screenings, pumpkin painting,  historic crafts, museum ghost tours, artifact scavenger hunts at the All Hallows Eve. Cost: $10/child general public, $5/child members, adult members free, regular admission for adults Date: 10/30/2013 6:00 PM – 10/30/2013 8:00 PM   Contact The Buffalo History Museum One […]

Art and Nature

  Thursday, November 7-Sunday, November 10 Ticket prices vary Art & Nature, presented by Laguna Art Museum, is a new, multidisciplinary exploration of art’s many and various engagements with the natural world. Both a festival and a conference, Art & Nature will include works of art specially commissioned for the event, including a drawing on […]

Edwin West Trio’s Jazz Brunch at Wadsworth Atheneum on October 27

  Join us for a brunch buffet while listening to some of Hartford’s best live jazz music during our Sunday Jazz Brunch with the Edwin West Trio! Afterwards, explore the galleries on your own or take a docent-led tour. Seating’s at 11 am and 12:30 pm. Purchase tickets. Tickets include museum admission, jazz, brunch & complimentary Bloody Mary or […]

Mass Ascension

  by Katherine Moore Balloon Fiesta Park in Albuquerque is a very cold and yet colorful place at 4:30 AM. The volunteers and vendors are setting up their various booths filled with information and souvenirs. Security is patrolling the park via a golf cart. The volunteers who are manning the gates and ticket booths are being […]

Fins and Feathers Fishing Report: Gallatin River – Sat, Oct 19th

  Gallatin River – Sat, Oct 19th The Gallatin is still fishing good. Nymphing with rubberlegs and small beadhead droppers has been great.  Rubberlegs so hot right now. Rubberlegs. Some Baetis and Midges have been out on overcast days, and the streamer bite has been pretty good down here in the valley.  Worm and egg  […]

Marcia Ball is at PonteVedra Beach

    Singer/pianist Marcia Ball knows how to raise roofs and tear down walls with her infectious, intelligent and deeply emotional brand of southern boogie, rollicking, roadhouse blues and heartfelt ballads. Her exquisite piano playing and passionate, playful vocals fuse New Orleans and Gulf Coast R&B into a sound described as “a little rock, a lot of […]