THURSDAY

Auditions for Ritz Sound and Vocal Performers, 4:30 p.m. Thursday-Friday, Ritz Theatre & LaVilla Museum, 829 N. Davis St. (904) 632-5555.

Sam Hunt live in concert, doors open 6 p.m., Mavericks at The Landing. $10 in advance. (904) 356-1110 or mavericksatthelanding.com.

Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Atlanta Falcons, 6 p.m., EverBank Field. Single game tickets: $45-$280. (904) 633-2000 or jaguars.com.

MOSH After Dark: Beer Workshop, 6:30 p.m., Museum of Science and History, 1025 Museum Circle. Beer workshop to learn everything from home brewing to factory brewing, as well as tasting different beers. Participants must be 21 and older. $20, members receive 20 percent off. Registration, themosh.org.

Alfred Hitchcock’s “39 Steps,” a mystery comedy, meal 6:30 p.m., show 8 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays; meal 11:15 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., show 1:15 and 8 p.m. Saturdays; meal 12:15 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., show 2 and 8 p.m. Sundays; Alhambra Theatre & Dining, 12000 Beach Blvd. Features a cast of four as more than 140 characters and the show pays homage to a number of Hitchcock’s other films. Guest appearances: Thursday, Catherine Varnum of Action News, to benefit Healing Hands; Friday, Nikki Kimbleton of WJXT-TV, to benefit No More Homeless Pets; Saturday, Dawn Lopez of Action News, to benefit Hope Haven; Sunday, Nick Loren of WTLV-TV, to benefit JT Townsend Foundation. Show runs through Sept. 7. Tickets start at $38. Reservations, (904) 641-1212 or alhambrajax.com.

Concerts in the Plaza, 7-9 p.m., Plaza de la Constitucion, across from the Bridge of Lions, St. Augustine. Features Lonesome Bert and The Skinny Lizards with original Americana music. Free. (904) 825-1004 or plazaconcerts.com.

Music and Fireworks weekend, Thursday-Saturday, The Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park & Campground, 3076 95th Drive, Live Oak. (386) 364-1683 or musicliveshere.com.

■ Thursday — 7-10 p.m.; Teddy MacElvis with karaoke and dancing.

■ Friday — 8 p.m.-midnight; Spur of the Moment Band with Matt Johns.

■ Saturday — Noon-midnight; children’s activities throughout the day, the County Line Road Band at 8 p.m. and fireworks at dusk. Admission, $10 per carload.

“Motherhood Out Loud,” 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave., St. Augustine. $20 Thursdays-Sundays; $25, buy one get one free, Tuesdays. (904) 825-1164 or limelight-theatre.org.

“Bingo: The Winning Musical,” 8 p.m. through Saturday, Amelia Community Theatre, 209 Cedar St., Fernandina Beach. $20 adults, $10 students through high school. (904) 261-6749 or ameliacommunitytheatre.org.

“Water by the Spoonful,” 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Players by the Sea, 106 Sixth St. N., Jacksonville Beach. Show continues 8 p.m. Sept. 4-6. $20. (904) 249-0289 or playersbythesea.org.

 

FRIDAY

Adult Mental Health First Aid Training, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Jacksonville Children’s Commission, 1095 A. Phillip Randolph Blvd. Course teaches how to help someone showing symptoms of mental illness or experiencing a mental health crisis. $35. Registration, (904) 955-4146 or mhajax.org.

The Junior Players Heal/Hug Special Olympics Golf Clinic, 5 p.m., TPC Sawgrass, Ponte Vedra Beach. Speaker is Jarrad Kogos of Help Us Golf and PGA professional Alex Abbruzza in teaching the fundamentals of golf. Information, email alexabbruzza@pgatourtpc.com.

Singer-Songwriter Lorna Greenwood, 6 p.m., Park Avenue Bistro, 3535 U.S. 17, Fleming Island. (904) 375-8154 or parkavbistro.com.

Groove at the Zoo, as part of the zoo’s 100-year anniversary celebration, gates open 6 p.m., concert 7 p.m., Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, 370 Zoo Parkway, off Heckscher Drive. Features music by Savannah Jack, a bounce house, carousel rides, a 4-D theatre ride featuring Rio and face painting. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. Stingray Bay and Giraffe Overlook free. $8.95 members, $10.95 nonmembers. (904) 757-4463 or jacksonvillezoo.org.

Lonestar in concert, 7 p.m., with Natalie Nicole Green and the Steven Flowers Band, both from Gainesville; live music by Persona Non Grata, 8 p.m.-1 a.m., The Jacksonville Landing and After Party at Mavericks at The Landing. Free. (904) 353-1188 or jacksonvillelanding.com.

Jacksonville Suns vs. Mobile Bay Bears, Friday-Monday, Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. $7.50-$22.50. (904) 358-2846 or jaxsuns.com.

■ Friday — 7:05 p.m.; Family Faith Night with Jason Crabb in concert; Friday Family Fireworks.

■ Saturday — Double Header, 5:05 p.m.; BirdZerk, Southpaw Snowglobe giveaway, Christmas in August with prizes and Girl Power 2 Cure bringing awareness to Rett Syndrome.

■ Sunday — 7:05 p.m.; Fan Appreciation Night with prizes as a thank you for the 2014 season, Pre-Labor Day fireworks.

■ Monday — 1:05 p.m.; free ice cream and Kids Run the Bases.

An Evening of Music with pianist Tony Chance, 7:30 p.m., Edgewood Avenue Christian Church, 1041 Edgewood Ave. S. Includes Broadway show tunes and inspirational songs. Free; donations go to the Tony Chance Music Ministry. tonychance.org.

John Lumpkin and The Covenant, 7:30 p.m., Friday Musicale, 645 Oak St. Free. (904) 355-7584 or fridaymusicale.com.

Beres Hammond with soulful Jamaican reggae, 8 p.m., Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, 1050 Florida A1A N., Ponte Vedra Beach. $30 in advance, $35 at the gate. (904) 209-0367 or pvconcerthall.com.

“Phantom, the Musicale,” 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday, Orange Park Community Theatre, 2900 Moody Ave. Show continues 8 p.m. Sept. 5-6, 3 p.m. Sept. 7, 8 p.m. Sept. 12-13, 3 p.m. Sept. 14, 8 p.m. Sept. 19-20, 3 p.m. Sept. 21. $20. (904) 276-2599 or opct.org.

 

SATURDAY

Riverside Arts Market, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Riverside Arts Market, 715 Riverside Ave. Includes fresh vegetables and produce, arts and crafts, live entertainment and food vendors. Music on the River Stage by Cindy Bear, 10:30-11:30 a.m.; Mama Blue, noon-2:15 p.m.; A Nice Pair, 2:45-3:30 p.m. (904) 389-2449 or riversideartsmarket.com.

Lobby Book Cart Sale to benefit the library, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Orange Park Library, 2054 Plainfield Ave. (904) 269-0596.

Meet the “Maple Leaf” Divers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Mandarin Museum, 11964 Mandarin Road. The lead divers of the team that recovered and preserved the Civil War artifacts from the steamship “Maple Leaf,” present the artifacts along with stories, answer questions and autograph books. (904) 268-0784 or mandarinmuseum.net.

Clothes Give-away, 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Jacksonville Local Organizing Committee of the Million More Movement, 916 N. Myrtle Ave. (904) 240-9133, 354-1775 or jacksonvilleloc.org.

Reunion Planning Meeting for Douglas Anderson High School Class of 1964, 1 p.m. Directions, (904) 764-0834.

Jax Truckies Food Truck Rally, 4-9 p.m., The Jacksonville Landing. Includes more than 12 food trucks, prizes, food, craft beer and live music by Something Distant, 8 p.m.-1 a.m. (904) 353-1188 or jacksonvillelanding.com.

Hot Dogs and Music Jam, 6-9 p.m., Anastasia State Park, 1340A Florida A1A S., St. Augustine. Friends of Anastasia membership, $25, includes 12 free passes into the park. Park admission, $8 a vehicle for 2-8 occupants, $4 single-occupant. floridastateparks.org/anastasia.

“Dearly Departed,” 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 4;30 p.m. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Fernandina Little Theatre, 1014 Beech St., Fernandina Beach. Show continues 7:30 p.m. Sept 4-6. $16.50, $14 Tuesday only. (904) 277-2202 or ameliaflt.org.

DJ Silver, 8 p.m., Mavericks at The Landing. (904) 356-1110 or mavericksatthelanding.com.

 

SUNDAY

Summer Movie Classics series final film, 2 p.m., Florida Theatre, 128 E. Forsyth St. Features a “Goldfinger” 50th Anniversary. The 1964 film stars Sean Connery as James Bond. $7.50 or $45 for a 10 card admission. (904) 355-2787 or floridatheatre.com.

Music at The Landing: Rock of Ages Concert, 5-8 p.m., The Jacksonville Landing. Features live music focused on the rock ages performed by area artists. Includes Reggae Jammin’ on the River, 8 p.m.-midnight with music by the 418 Band. (904) 353-1188 or jacksonvillelanding.com.

Auditions for “Murder Among Friends,” 7 p.m. Sunday-Monday, Orange Park Community Theatre, 2900 Moody Ave. (904) 276-2599 or opct.org.

 

MONDAY, LABOR DAY

The Great Ponte Vedra Paddle to benefit HEAL, Healing Every Autistic Life, 8 a.m., Mickler’s Landing beach access at Florida A1A and Ponte Vedra Boulevard, Ponte Vedra Beach. Features a 3-mile race, a 1-mile sprint and an “anything that floats” challenge. Includes prizes. healautismnow.org.

Pump It Up Party, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Pump It Up of Jacksonville, 11840 Beach Blvd., Suite 10. Includes a balloon drop, pizza, drinks and interactive inflatables. $12 per child, adults get in free. (904) 646-1441 or pumpitupparty.com/jacksonville-fl.

Live music by The Gootch, 4-9 p.m., The Jacksonville Landing. Free. (904) 353-1188 or jacksonvillelanding.com.

 

TUESDAY

How to Simplify Your Life, 3:30 p.m., Mandarin Senior Center’s Lifetree Cafe, 3848 Hartley Road. Features a filmed interview with Hollywood director Tom Shadyac, on how he simplified his life. Free. (904) 731-0731 or email gtreiber.hopejax@gmail.com.

 

WEDNESDAY

Art Walk themed school smARTs, 5-9 p.m., restaurants, art galleries, businesses and The Jacksonville Landing, downtown Jacksonville. Features the Beautiful Bodies competition finals showcasing artists, fashionistas, fitness pros, dancers and prizes for the winners. jacksonvilleartwalk.com.

Hispanic Heritage Month celebration, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Clay County Headquarters Library, 1895 Town Center Blvd., Fleming Island. Features Danzas PeruJax performing folklore dances from Peru. (904) 278-3722.

Delicious Destinations to benefit St. Vincent’s HealthCare Foundation’s Community Health Outreach Programs, Wednesday, Epping Forest Yacht Club; Sept. 4-6, Ponte Vedra Inn and Club. Reservations, (904) 308-7306, deliciousdestinationsjax.com or email angela.gilbert@jaxhealth.com.

■ Wednesday — Heart Healthy Wine Dinner, 6:30 p.m., 1830 Epping Forest Drive. Feature Chef AJ, chef Johnny Vines and Jason McDonald. $125.

■ Sept. 4 — Celebrity Chef by the Sea Reception and Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. Includes culinary creations demonstrated and presented by the celebrity chef. $125.

■ Sept. 6 — Delicious Destinations Gourmet Food and Wine Gala, 7 p.m. Features dishes paired with a variety of wines from an assortment of select domestic and international vineyards by Southern Wine & Spirits of North Florida, live and silent auctions and a drawing. $250.

Music by the Sea Concert Series, 7-9 p.m., St. Augustine Beach Pier Pavilion, 350 Florida A1A Beach Blvd. Features Mid-Life Crisis with classic rock and roll. Catering by Cafe Atlantico. Bring a folding chair. Series continues Wednesdays through Sept. 24. (904) 347-8007 or thecivicassociation.org.

 

SEPT. 4

Adult Bingo for Books, as part of National Library Card Sign-Up Month, 11 a.m., St. Johns County Public Library, 101 Library Blvd. Ponte Vedra Beach. Everyone goes home with at least one free book. (904) 827-6950 or sjcpls.org.

Before You Tie the Knot premarital preparation class, 3:30-5 p.m. Thursdays, Sept. 4-Oct. 2, Jacksonville Children’s Commission, 1095 A. Philip Randolph Blvd. Program for couples who are getting married or newly married. Children not permitted. $20, half to be refunded upon completion of course. (904) 255-7450 or duval.ifas.ufl.edu.

Parmalee live in concert, doors open 6 p.m., Mavericks at The Landing. $15 in advance, $20 at the door, general admission; $20 in advance, $25 at the door, upstairs. mavericksatthelanding.com.

 

SEPT. 5

Friday Night Live at The Landing, 8 p.m.-1 a.m., The Jacksonville Landing. Features Jacksonville’s hottest bands, singers and musicians competing during a five week music competition for cash prizes. (904) 353-1188 or jacksonvillelanding.com.

Nick Sturm live in concert, doors open 6 p.m., Mavericks at The Landing. mavericksatthelanding.com.

Artist Talk, 5 p.m., Flagler College’s Crisp-Ellert Art Museum. Program, which is followed by a reception, is in conjunction with the “Bourbon Street” exhibit by Syracuse-based artist Courtney Asztalos, on display through Oct. 18. (904) 826-8530 or flagler.edu/crispellert.

Cosmic Concerts, Laser Magic, 7 p.m.; Laser Vinyl, 8 p.m.; Pink Floyd: Dark Side of the Moon, 9 p.m.; Led Zeppelin, 10 p.m., Bryan-Gooding Planetarium, Museum of Science & History, 1025 Museum Circle. $5 per person per show, laser glasses $1. (904) 396-6674 or moshplanetarium.org.

Amateur Night at the Ritz, 7:30 p.m., Ritz Theatre & LaVilla Museum, 829 N. Davis St. $6. (904) 632-5555 or email rsvpritz@coj.net.

“The Boy From Oz,” 8 p.m. Sept. 5-6 and 12-13, 2 p.m. Sept. 14, 8 p.m. Sept. 19-20, 2 p.m. Sept. 21, Atlantic Beach Experimental Theatre performing at the Adele Grage Cultural Center, 716 Ocean Blvd., Atlantic Beach. Program is the musical true story of the late Peter Allen. Reservations, (904) 249-7177 or abettheatre.com.

 

 

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