Special Events & Programs
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Calendar of Events 2015 is available!
ARTS IN THE PARK!2015 - APRIL 25, 2015
April 25, 10:00am-6:00pm
One Saturday every spring, over 60 artists gather in the beautiful Johansen Park to display their unique, original art for residents and visitors of Atlantic Beach to view and purchase at their leisure. This event also brings in local food vendors and acoustic musicians to help make a walk in the park a day to remember.
APRIL FEATURED ARTIST - JUDY PINO
The Adele Grage Cultural Center will be displaying paintings by artist Judy Pino, a Jacksonville Beach Native. Mrs. Pino's art will adore our walls for the month of April. The public is welcome to come in to admire Mrs. Pino's beautiful works of art @ the Adele Grage Cultural Center, Monday - Friday, 8:00am - Noon, 1:00pm - 4:30pm.
NORTH BEACHES ART WALK - APRIL 16, 5PM-9PM
Third Thursday of each month!
April 16, 2015, 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Beaches Town Center & Adele Grage Cultural Center
Artists (local and northeast Florida) gather around the Beaches Town Center at Atlantic Blvd. and Ocean Blvd/First Street. More than 20 locations feature artists and provide refreshments and music to the public.
Make Adele Grage your first/last stop on the monthly North Beaches Art Walk at 716 Ocean Blvd. and meet the featured artist at a reception, free and open to the public.
WILD WONDERS PRESENTS ANIMAL ADVENTURES WITH MIKE ROSSI
Dutton Island Preserve Pavilion
April 11, 25, 1:00pm-2:00pm
May 9, 23 and June 6, 20, 11:00am-noon
Animal Adventures show with 17 small mammals and reptiles. The children are encouraged to hold and participate in this updated program that includes stories, humor and animals never been used before. Free and Open to Public.
DOG TRAINING CLASSES GOING ON NOW!
Northern Professional dog trainer, Ronald White, is offering dog obedience classes for your pet friends every Saturday & Sunday from 8-10 a.m. at Jack Russell Park in the parking lot. Watch the drama unfold as Coach White solves seemingly impossible pet behavior problems. Contact Coach White at 904-813-1636 or 904-992-6780 or visit him on the web at http://www.npdtrainers.com
Adele Grage Theater
716 Ocean Blvd at 7th Street
Brought to you by the City of Atlantic Beach Cultural Arts and Recreation Advisory Committee, join us inside the historical theater to enjoy this free concert! Doors open at 5:45 p.m.
Whether you write, sing, play or simply enjoy good music, plan on being with us. Our musical host, Mike Shackelford and his fellow talented performers from our region will transform the Atlantic Beach Theater into a magical space for two hours of original musical creations by neighbors and friends. Seating is first come-first served for this admission-free, alcohol-free event. Bring a friend...or three!
Performers should call host Mike Shackelford at (904)610-7461. Prepare two original songs of 7-8 minutes combined maximum.
Upcoming Concert Dates
Enjoy local musicians perform popular music solos or play with a small band on the lawn at Bull Memorial Park with family and friends. Bring a picnic, visit with neighbors, and enjoy the outdoors and area playground with live music.
Bull Park at Adele Grage Cultural Center @ 6:00-8:00 pm
BOWL BASH - REGISTRATION STARTS APRIL 6 @ ADELE GRAGE CENTER
Skater registration begins April 6th for the City of Atlantic Beach’s 10th Annual Bowl Bash competition, held Saturday, May 16th, at the Oceanside Rotary Skate Park, Jack Russell Park. Competition age groups will be 8 & under, 9-12, and sponsored. Registration fee is $10 for individuals and $20 for Sponsored groups. Top contestants will receive awards and prizes and all contestants will receive Bowl Bash t-shirts. The event is free and open to the public to watch.
WEDNESDAY MID-WEEK MARKET
HAPPY WEDNESDAY! Join us at the market for some great local offerings at Bull Park every Wednesday from 3-6 p.m. Veggies, fruit, bread, sweets and more; get it all right in your own backyard!
Interested in adding a booth? Contact Dutton Island Gardeners at www.diglocal.org/markets/atlantic-beach-mid-week-market/
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