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

• United Way Citrus Golf Tournament: On Thursday, June 6, golf to raise money for United Way of Indian River County and the 43 health and human service programs that it supports through our 34 partner agencies. Whether its protecting children from abuse, supplementing food to a family in need or providing respite care for a loved one, United Way is at work every day building a stronger community with your help! Registration starts at 7:45 a.m., Shotgun starts at 9:00 a.m. Spots are limited so register early. Cost is $150 per player, $600 a foursome, $150 tee sponsor, $700 foursome and tee sign package. The tournament will take place at The Moorings at Hawk's Nest 6005 Old Dixie Highway in Vero Beach. For more information, visit www.unitedwayirc.org/citrus-golf-classic

Saturday, June 8

• Weird Al get crazy at King Center: The popular comedian and musician will perform at the King Center, located at 3865 N. Wickham Road in Melbourne 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. For more information, call (321) 242-2219 or go to www.kingcenter.com.

• Bottoms Up Beer Run: On Saturday, June 8 The Bottoms Up Beer Run is a fun 4K that combines running (or walking) with homebrew along the way. The race will take place at Wickham Park, located at 2500 Parkway Drive in Melbourne at 6 p.m. Brewers from SAAZ (Spacecoast Associates for the Advancement of Zymurgy) will be providing 5 different homebrews for runners to enjoy along the course. Participants (21y/o and up) can consume 4 - 4oz beer shots along the race course and finish with a full beer to celebrate their accomplishment. Those under 21 cannot consume the beer but can still join in the fun. And if running and drinking is not your thing, we will have water along the course as well. Proceeds from the race benefit St. Baldrick's and SAAZ. Come join us for a fun night of running and drinking homebrew! Tickets range from $5 to $40. For more information visit www.runsignup.com/Race/FL/Melbourne/BottomsUpBeerRun

Sunday, June 9

• Corey Paul Cortet in Rockledge: Sunday, June 9th, 2 p.m. The Space Coast Jazz Society will present the Corey Paul "Cortet" with Corey playing the trombone, Ethan Bailey-Gould on guitar, Gregory Zabel on bass, and Ashton Bailey-Gould on drums. The Corey Paul Cortet represents the twenty-something generation of jazz musicians. You will enjoy their fresh, distinct sound and support this generation of jazz professionals that has emerged from Central Florida’s live music scene. The convert will take place at the Rockledge Country Club, located at 1591 S. Fiske Boulevard in Rockledge. Members ticket prices are $10 and general public $15. For more information, call (321)960-4897 or visit www.spacecoastjazzsociety.org/concert-schedule

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.

Friday, June 14

• Sip n Paint in Cocoa Beach: The Studios of Cocoa Beach offers two Sip n Paint parties in June, guaranteed to nurture your creativity. Award winning local artist and experienced teacher Jaymee Weinreich will unleash your inner artist and guide you as you create an acrylic painting. On Friday June 14, 2019 students will paint a seaside “Coconut Hut”. On Friday June 14, Jaymee will help you create a moonlit “Rocket Flight”. Both classes are from 6 to 9 pm at the Studios located at 165 Minuteman Causeway in downtown Cocoa Beach. No previous experience is necessary. We’ll supply paint and canvas, you bring snacks and drinks and prepare for a fun experience. $35 includes all materials. Jaymee will also schedule special sessions for 2 or more people. For more information, contact by calling/texting 787-640-6119, email: Jaymee at weinreich@gmail.com or register online at www.studiosofcocoabeach.org.

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

• Bark and Brews Festival: On Saturday, June 15 the 8th Bark Brew Fest, presented by Tails at the Barkery and the Dirty Oar Beer Compan located at 329 King Street in Cocoa Village, will take place from 5-7 p.m.. Celebrating Dog Dads, bring your canine companion, sip your favorite libation, enjoy delicious food from The Bearded Chef, and join us for an evening of fun, including raffle baskets and a 50-50 drawing. Free to attend; All donations are Tax Deductible and greatly appreciated. All proceeds to benefit Coastal Poodle Rescue, an all volunteer, nonprofit rescue, organized to rehabilitate unwanted, abused and abandoned poodles and placing them in loving and responsible homes to live out their lives as cherished family members. All pets must be on a leash and have current vaccinations and County tags for the safety of our animals and friends. For more information, visit www.tailsatthebarkery.com

Classic Albums Live presents Led Zeppelin: Classic Albums 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. The concern will take place at King Center, located at 3865 N. Wickham Road in Melbourne at 6 p.m. 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. Join us at 6 pm for our Picnic on the Patio, weather permitting. It is located on the east side of the building. We offer reasonably priced grilled foods, drinks and snacks as well as a full service bar. Cash Only. There is an ATM in the lobby. WSBH will be joining us at the picnic. Tickets start at $31.75. For more information, call (321) 242-2219 or go to www.kingcenter.com.

• Satellite Beach Contra Dance: The dance will have a live band and caller on Saturday, June 15 from 7-10:30 p.m. Each dance is taught and a partner not needed. The lesson is at 7:00 pm, the dance starts at 7:30 pm. Join us for loads of fun and smiles. Wear cool, comfortable clothes and non-marking shoes. We have snacks to share at the break. Please refrain from wearing perfume and cologne. When bodies heat up on the dance floor, fragrances are more rapidly dispersed and quickly become overpowering. The dance will take place at David R Schechter Community Center, located at 1089 S. Patrick Drive in Satellite Beach with tickets starting at $10. For more information, call 321-917-4529 or visit www.cocoabeachcontra.org

Sunday, June 16

• Fathers Day at Brevard Zoo: In celebration of Fathers Day, were offering free general Zoo admission to dads accompanied by at least one paying child of any age! To take advantage of this promotion, which may not be combined with any other offer, tickets must be purchased in person on Fathers Day. Dads can also take 50% off the Canopy Walk, Challenge Reloaded, Black Diamond and Zip Only courses at Treetop Trek. Brevard Zoo is located at 8225 N. Wickham Road in Melbourne and the event will take place all day. For more information, call 321-254-9453 or visit www.brevardzoo.org

Monday, June 17 - Thursday, July 11

• Summer Youth Band: SYB will run Monday through Thursday, from 9 to 11 a.m., at  Church on the Rock, 4028 Babcock St., Melbourne (across the street from Palm Bay High School).  Each student will receive a 50-minute group lesson with a qualified teacher and also will have playing time as part of a band. Summer Youth Band (SYB) Music Program from June 17 through July 11, 2019. Registration closes Friday, May 31. The program has grown to include nearly 100 students the past few years. For more information and registration forms for the summer program are available by contacting Kurt Schulenburg at 321-987-7810, the MMB office at 321-724-0555, or via email at  mmbpalsyb@gmail.com.

Thursday, June 20

• Toastmasters Speechcraft Program: On Wednesday, June 20 at the Palm Bay Hospital Auditorium, located at 425 Malabar Rd NE. in Palm Bay, The Speechcraft program allows experienced Toastmasters to present the fundamentals of public speaking to non-members in an atmosphere of a Toastmasters club meeting. Speechcraft is also the quickest means by which people can jump right into the process of improving their speaking skills. Cost is $20 and includes course materials and new member fee when you join the Metro Palm Bay Toastmasters Club. For more information, email DeRhone at deelovelee1@bellsouth.net or Becky at mcgiltonr@gmail.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.

Friday, June 28

• Sip n Paint in Cocoa Beach: The Studios of Cocoa Beach offers two Sip n Paint parties in June, guaranteed to nurture your creativity. Award winning local artist and experienced teacher Jaymee Weinreich will unleash your inner artist and guide you as you create an acrylic painting. On Friday June 14, 2019 students will paint a seaside “Coconut Hut”. On Friday June 28, Jaymee will help you create a moonlit “Rocket Flight”. Both classes are from 6 to 9 pm at the Studios located at 165 Minuteman Causeway in downtown Cocoa Beach. No previous experience is necessary. We’ll supply paint and canvas, you bring snacks and drinks and prepare for a fun experience. $35 includes all materials. Jaymee will also schedule special sessions for 2 or more people. For more information, contact by calling/texting 787-640-6119, email: Jaymee at weinreich@gmail.com or register online at www.studiosofcocoabeach.org.

Saturday, June 29

• Running Wild 5k Walk/Run: The Florida Wildlife Hospital and Sancutary will host its inaugural Running Wild 5k Walk/Run that will meander through established paths of native Florida at Wickham Park, located at 2500 Parkway Drive in Melbourne. Family friendly event will include meeting some of our ambassador animals at the end of the race. Our goals include: raise awareness of wildlife rehabilitation, increase our community partnerships and raise funds for our facility. With only a small paid staff, FWH boasts 200+ volunteers that are trained to assist technicians with its mission. FWH operates primarily on donations, membership, grants and events like this and does NOT receive any government funding. Ticket prices vary with age. For more information and tickets, visit www.runningzone.com/events/running-wild-5k

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

Saturday, July 13

• Bowling for Nana's House: The 9th annual "Bowling for Nana's House" Fundraiser will take place on Saturday, July 13 from 12-3 p.m. The event will take place at Brunswick Lanes, located at 1099 N. Wickham Road in Melbourne. Cost is $12 per person for 3 hours of bowling, shoe rentals and free T-shirt included. Tickets must be purchased in advance by June 25. For more information, contact Laura Clawson at 321-243-8583 or visit www.nanaschildrenshome.com

Wednesday, July 17 - Thursday, July 18

• 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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