Friday, May 17

• Art and Soul Brevard: The Foosaner Art Museum, located at 1463 Highland Avenue in Melbourne will host "Art and Soul of Brevard" on Friday, May 17 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Live music by – SWAAG – The Space Coast’s Hottest Dance Band, Hors d’oeuvres, buffet, and desserts will be available as well as a cash bar and silent auction. Only 200 tickets are available. For more information or tickets, visit www.rollingreadersspacecoast.com/art-and-soul-brevard

• Spring Sock Hop: Rock & Roll Revue will have its 3rdSock Hop at 7:00 pm, May 17. Dance to music of the 50s and 60s provided by a 12-piece combo with a male vocalist and a Doo-Wop trio at the Melbourne Auditorium located at 625 E. Hibiscus Boulevard in Melbourne. Tickets are $10. For more information, call (321) 339-7705.

Saturday, May 18

• Night Sounds Concert: The Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Sebastian Inlet State Park will hold the next show in the Night Sounds concert series on Saturday, May 18. Hosted by the Friends of Sebastian Inlet State Park, the concert will showcase recording artist the Penny Creek.Band. The Penny Creek Band plays heart-felt, hard driving bluegrass music. Combining traditional bluegrass, vintage country, fresh originals material, tons of energy and excitement. The Penny Creek Band provide smooth harmonies, heavy rhythm, and dynamic instrumentation. Their music delivers tons of variety that keeps the audience on the edge of their seats while tapping their toes. The concert will take place at the pavilions on Coconut Point, located on the south side of Sebastian Inlet located at 9700 South A1A in

Melbourne Beach. The concert is free with regular park entry fees. For more information about the concert please call (772) 388-2750 or (321) 984-4852 or visit www.floridastateparks.org/sebastianinlet. org.

• Marc Antoine and Alex Bugnon: Classically trained at the International School of Classical Guitar, Marc Antoine first became known to urban jazz audiences when he toured with Basia in 1988. After several years recording and performing what was then known as “acid jazz,” he endeared himself to a generation of contemporary jazz fans with his first solo album, Classical Soul. He later scored numerous airplay hits from the albums which have established him as a mainstay in the genre. Alex Bugnon has been a prolific, energetic force on the contemporary music scene for almost three decades. A renowned musician, composer and bandleader, Bugnon hales from the picturesque town of Caux, Switzerland near the site of the world famous Jazz Festival. The performance will take place at the King Center, located at 3865 N Wickham Road in Melbourne at 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $64.50. For more information, call 321-242-2219 or go to www.kingcenter.com.

• Elvis in the House: The Melbourne Elks Lodge, located at 211 South Nieman Avenue in Melbourne will host "Elvis in the House" on Saturday, May 18 with dinner and a show with Elvis impersonator Tim Shepard from 7-8 p.m. Tickets are $20. Music will be provided by Barefoot Brenda from 6:30-7 p.m. and after the 8 p.m. show. For more information and tickets, contact Dolores Casella at (321) 259-6577.

Friday, May 17 - Saturday, May 18

• Comedy Zone at Riverside: The Riverside Theatre, located at 3250 Riverside Park Drive in Vero Beach will host The Comedy Zone Experience on Friday, May 17 at 7:30 p.m. and May 18 at 9:30 p.m. Riverside’s showcase of professional comedians touring the comedy circuit takes the Waxlax Stage. Comedians are Ron Feingold and John Charles. Tickets for comedian showcase are $12 - $18. Free music at the Live in the Loop outdoor stage. For more information or ticket purchases, call 772-231-5860 or visit www.riversidetheatre.com.

Sunday, May 19

•'West Side Story' comes to Henegar: The musical "West Side Story" opens Friday, May 3, and continues through Sunday, May 19, at The Henegar Center, 625 E. New Haven Ave., Melbourne. Shows are at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays. For ticket information, call 321-723-8698 or go to henegar.org.

Monday, May 20

• David Crosby and Friends: Two-time Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and co-founder of the Byrds and Crosby, Stills & Nash, David Crosby is heading out on tour and will be making a stop at the King Center on Monday, May 20 at 7:30 p.m. Joining him will be five musical friends, collectively and affectionately known as the ‘Skytrails Band’, including James Raymond on keys, Mai Agan on bass, Steve DiStanislao on drums, Jeff Pevar on guitar, and Michelle Willis on keyboards and vocals. Crosby is in the midst of an incredibly creative and powerful period showcasing his skills as the brilliant songwriter that he is. On this tour, he will be performing some of his best-loved songs and greatest hits from across his illustrious career, alongside material from the Skytrails album, plus a few surprises as well. Tickets start at $64.50 (inclusive of fees). For more information, call 321-242-2219 or go to www.kingcenter.com.

Friday, May 24 - Saturday, May 25

• Howl at the Moon at Riverside: The Riverside Theatre, located at 3250 Riverside Park Drive in Vero Beach will present Howl at the Moon on Friday, May 24 at 7:30 p.m. and May 25 at 8:30 p.m. More than a dueling pianos show, Howl at the Moon is a high-energy music show. Come sing, dance, and howl as the most talented musicians perform your favorite rock, pop, and dance hits from the 80’s, 90’s, and today! Local musicians will continue to perform on our outdoor stage between Howl performances. Tickets are $12-$22. For more information or ticket purchases, call 772-231-5860 or visit www.riversidetheatre.com.

Friday, May 24 - Sunday, May 26

• “Family Affairs”: Playwrights Workshop of Brevard will present, “Family Affairs”, a program of three original plays by local writers on Friday, May 24 and Saturday, May 25 at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, May 26 at 2:00 p.m. at Surfside Playhouse, located at 301 Ramp Road in Cocoa Beach. The plays are " Family Time” by Mario Busacca, “The Trails of Joe” by Mario Busacca and “Bones Make the Soup” by William Moseley. Admission is $10.00 and students for $5.00. For information, call 321-536-1169 or go to www.playwrightsworkshopbrevard.org.

Thursday, May 30 - Friday, May 31

• Riverside for Kids with Junie B. Jones: The Riverside Theatre, located at 3250 Riverside Park Drive in Vero Beach will host a delightful musical adaptation of the children’s book about a young girl, who is “almost six,” and the adventures she encounters on her first day of school, and beyond on Thursday, May 30 at 7:30 p.m. and Friday, May 31 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Ticket are $10. For more information or ticket purchases, call 772-231-5860 or visit www.riversidetheatre.com.

Friday, May 31 - Saturday, June 1

• Comedy Zone at Riverside: The Riverside Theatre, located at 3250 Riverside Park Drive in Vero Beach will host The Comedy Zone Experience on Friday, May 31 and Saturday, June 1 at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Riverside’s showcase of professional comedians touring the comedy circuit takes the Waxlax Stage. Comedians are: Al Ernst and Carmen Vallone. Tickets for comedian showcase are $12 - $18. Free music at the Live in the Loop outdoor stage. For more information or ticket purchases, call 772-231-5860 or visit www.riversidetheatre.com.

Saturday, June 1

• Drive with the Bears Golf Tournament: Th 10th Annual "Drive with The Bears" Golf Tournament will take place on Sunday, June 1 and benefit Bayside High School Athletics. The tournament will be located at The Majors Golf Club, at 3425 Bayside Lakes Blvd SE in Palm Bay. Tee Time starts at 8 a.m. with range opens at 7 a.m. The tournament is an 18 hole Shotgun/Scramble (four person teams) and includes lunch, competitions such as Hole-in-One, Longest Drive, Closest to the Pin, Poker 50/50 and more. Registration for the tournament is $260. 00 per foursome ($65 per person) $5 off per person if paid by May 25th For more information and to register your team, contact Brandon Sherrill at (321) 693-3208 or e-mail sherrill.brandon@ brevardschools. org

Wednesday, June 5

• A Musical Artist’s Palette: The Melbourne Municipal Band Concert will host “A Musical Artist’s Palette" a free concert Wednesday and Thursday June 5 and 6 at 6:30 p.m. (doors open at 5:30 p.m.). The concert will take place at Melbourne Auditorium located at 625 E. Hibiscus Boulevard in Melbourne. For more information, call (321) 724-0555 or visit www.melbournemunicipalband.org.

Thursday, June 6

• Revisiting D-Day: The 75th anniversary of the Allied military advance in France on June 6, 1944 will be presented by Dr. Robert Taylor at Florida Tech Research Park and the Center for Aeronautics and Innovation, located at 1050 West NASA Boulevard in Melbourne. Bronze membership admission is $10 and guest admission is $20. For more information, call (321) 674-8382 or visit www.fit.edu

Saturday, June 8

• Weird Al get crazy at King Center: The popular comedian and musician will perform at the King Center on Saturday June 8th. He's the biggest-selling comedy recording artist of all time, with classic song and music video parodies such as “Eat It,” “Like a Surgeon,” “Smells Like Nirvana,” “Amish Paradise,” “White & Nerdy” and “Word Crimes.” Now in his fourth decade as America’s foremost song parodist, he has been the recipient of numerous awards, including four Grammys® (out of fifteen total nominations) and a string of Gold and Platinum albums.

Friday, June 14 - Saturday, June 15

• Comedy Zone at Riverside: The Riverside Theatre, located at 3250 Riverside Park Drive in Vero Beach will host The Comedy Zone Experience on Friday, June 14 and June 15 at 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. Riverside’s showcase of professional comedians touring the comedy circuit takes the Waxlax Stage. Comedians are: Peter Fogel and Ben Jones. Tickets for comedian showcase are $12 - $18. Free music at the Live in the Loop outdoor stage. For more information or ticket purchases, call 772-231-5860 or visit www.riversidetheatre.com.

Saturday, June 15

• IndieCon 2019: On Saturday, June 15 from 12-6 p.m. at the Melbourne Auditorium, located at 625 E Hibiscus Blvd, Melbourne, is IndieCon 2019, a collection of independent filmmakers, musicians, authors and artists gathered from around the Space Coast. Modeling workshops, author display - “book tasting” sessions, local bands live on stage, film trailers and clips show on projection as well as talent displays, photo booths and local vendors will be in attendance. Award ceremonies and performances will also take place. Tickets begin at $10 for general admission and $50 for specialty seating. Sponsorship oppunities are available. For more information, email indieoriginals2019@gmail.com or visit www.indieoriginalslive.com

Friday, June 21

• June Moon concert: The Melbourne Municipal Band Concert will host “A June Moon" a free concert Friday, June 21 from 7-10 p.m. The concert will take place at Melbourne Auditorium located at 625 E. Hibiscus Boulevard in Melbourne. BYOB. Snacks, soft drinks and ice available for purchase. Swingtime’s dances have long been a favorite of local dancers and jazz lovers looking for a reasonably priced, toe-tapping evening. This 22-piece band is directed by Art Martin, a tenor and baritone saxophonist. Art has performed with the Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra, Dizzy Gillespie, and The Platters, to name just a few. Tickets are $7 in advance, $10 at the door. For more information, call (321) 724-0555 or visit www.melbournemunicipalband.org.

Thursday, July 11

• Summer Youth Band Concert: The Melbourne Municipal Band’s annual Summer Youth Band program will take the stage to show you their range of musical skills under the direction of Kurt Schulenburg. It’s a crowd pleaser every year for families of the students and the community as a whole. Everyone’s invited to this Picnic Concert. Bring a picnic dinner and some friends to enjoy the music in our air-conditioned auditorium. There will be a concession stand selling food, drinks and snacks. Alcoholic beverages are prohibited. The concert is free and tickets are not required. The concert will take place on Thursday, July 11 at the Melbourne Auditorium located at 625 E. Hibiscus Boulevard in Melbourne at 6 p.m. For more information, call (321) 724-0555 or visit www.melbournemunicipalband.org

• Swingtime honors Apollo landing: Swingtime, an ensemble of the Melbourne Municipal Band, also presents dances featuring jazz and Big Band standards. Swingtime’s dances have long been a favorite of local dancers and jazz lovers looking for a reasonably priced, toe-tapping evening. This 20-piece band is directed by Art Martin, a tenor and baritone saxophonist. Art has performed with the Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra, Dizzy Gillespie, and The Platters, to name just a few. The concert will take place on Wednesday, July 17 and Thursday, July 18 at Melbourne Auditorium located at 625 E. Hibiscus Boulevard in Melbourne at 6:30 p.m. Admission is free, no ticket required. For more information, call (321) 724-0555 or visit www.melbournemunicipalband.org

Upcoming Events

• Classic Albums Live 2019: Classic Albums Live 2019 Summer Concert Series package holders may renew from Oct. 13 to Nov. 19. New series package holders may subscribe from Dec. 7 to May 11. Individual concerts go on sale Friday, Jan. 11 at noon. Series packages are $156 and $186, including fees. Individual concert tickets are $31.75 and $40.75, including fees. Classic Albums Live takes classic albums and recreates them live, on stage - note for note, cut for cut. Founded in 2003 by Craig Martin, Classic Albums Live has become the ultimate destination for music lovers wanting to hear the greatest albums performed live without all the gimmickry and cheesy impersonations. Relying only on the music, using what Martin refers to as 'the world's best musicians,' Classic Albums Live has defined itself as a mainstay in Performing Arts Centers across North America. For more information, call (321) 242-2219 or go to www.kingcenter.com. To Renew your Classic Albums Live subscription online or create an account, go to https://bit.ly/2CKKaoK.

• Straight No Chaser at King Center: A Cappella group, Straight No Chaser has emerged as a phenomenon with a massive fanbase, numerous national TV appearances and proven success with CD releases. They have just announced plans for another epic U.S. concert tour, “The Open Bar Tour.” The tour will make a stop at the King Center, located at 3865 N. Wickham Road in Melbourne on Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m.. Tickets go on sale Friday, May 10 at noon. Tickets start at $34.50, including fees. For more information, call (321) 242-2219 or go to www.kingcenter.com.

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