Due to COVID-19, it is suggested that readers call and make sure the event is taking place as listed.

Friday April 23

LIVE at the Rubix!: Sygnal To Noise and Jetter Live at the Rubix Cafe Friday April 23 from 7 p.m. until 10 p.m. The music kicks off at 7 p.m. Great food and a full bar. Come join the fun at Rubix.

The Rubix Café is located at 701 South Apollo Blvd in Melbourne.

Straight Outta Philly: A cheesesteak & classic car cruise. It's happening from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday April 23. We meet at the "Straight Outta Philly-Down the Shore" restaurant located at 1070 Eau Gallie Blvd. in Indian Harbour Beach where you can get a spring time special for only $14.95! That includes a 12-inch Philly Cheesesteak, fries and a drink. Questions? Call Bill at (321) 725-3648 or Rich at (321) 795-7363. See You's Down the Shore!

Big Fish at the Titusville Playhouse: Based on the acclaimed film directed by Tim Burton, BIG FISH tells the story of Edward Bloom, a traveling salesman who lives life to its fullest and then some!

Edward’s incredible, larger-than-life stories thrill everyone around him—most of all, his devoted wife Sandra. But their son Will, about to have a child of his own, is determined to find the truth behind his father’s epic tales.

Overflowing with heart and humor, BIG FISH is an extraordinary musical that reminds us why we love going to the theatre – for an experience that’s richer, funnier and bigger than life itself.

For tickets go to https://titusvilleplayhouse.com/home/2020-2021-season/ or call 321-268-1125.

The Titusville Playhouse is located at 301 Julia St. in Titusville.

ATTENTION ARTISTS! - An Invitational Exhibition: The Fifth Avenue Art Gallery is inviting local artists to submit works on the theme of rust.

You can portray rust in your artwork: paintings, fiber, sculpture, photography etc. or you might decide to use rust within your chosen medium to express a feeling or mood about your subject matter.

Ready to apply? Send a jpg. image of your artwork, approximately 5”x7”.

Application Deadline: May 15

Exhibition Runs: May 31 to June 26

If invited, there will be a $30 fee for each accepted work.

There will be a 40% gallery commission on any sold work. All accepted work must be ready to display/hang.

Questions? Send an email to - fifthavenueartgallery@gmail.com.

The Fifth Avenue Art Gallery is located at 1470 Highland Ave. in Melbourne.

Saturday April 24

Rhapsody in Blue & Bolero: Grammy-winning pianist Jeffrey Biegel returns to Central Florida to join the Space Coast Symphony Orchestra for Rhapsody in Blue & Bolero at 7 p.m. on Saturday April 24 at the Scott Center for the Performing Arts in north Melbourne.

$30 advance tickets for adults are available through the orchestra website at SpaceCoastSymphony.org or at Marine Bank & Trust in Suntree.

Tickets at the door are $35.

The performance is free for those aged 18 and under or those with a student ID.

Covid-19 safety measures will be in place for the indoor concert, including temperature checks, limited and spaced seating and mandatory mask-wearing for the duration of the event.

For more information, call toll free to 855-252-7276 or visit SpaceCoastSymphony.org.

The Scott Center is located at the Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy Upper School at 5625 Holy Trinity Drive in Melbourne.

Groucho’s Comedy Club: Dinner and comedy show at the Italian American Club in Melbourne! On Saturday April 24 from 6 to 11 p.m.

R.C. Smith and Paul Jensen will have you laughing in the isles.

$25 in advance, $30 at the door. Cash bar available.

Doors open at 6 p.m. for cocktails, dinner at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m. Post show DJ and dancing.

Groucho’s comedy club has a new permanent home at the Italian American Club at 1471 Cypress Ave. in Melbourne.

Learn more at - https://www.facebook.com/GrouchosComedycom-112150132183442.

Turtle Talk 101: This is a free virtual presentation open to the public and sponsored by the Sea Turtle Preservation Society. Turtle Talk 101 presentation will begin promptly at 10 a.m. Saturday April 24 and will last about an hour and a half with questions.

Visit the Sea Turtle Preservation Society website to register - https://bit.ly/3v2Bz8a.

The slide presentation is an introduction to sea turtles and includes a basic overview of the sea turtle species with concentration on species that commonly nest on the Brevard County beaches.

The presentation also examines the causes of sea turtle population declines and the ongoing laws in effect to protect and prevent them from becoming extinct.

For questions, contact education@seaturtlespacecoast.org

Tru Phonic jams the Village Bier Garten!: Head over to the Village Bier Garten in Cocoa Village on April 24 to hear the Space Coast's best jam/funk/rock band Tru Phonic.

Skilled musicians, vocal harmony, great songwriting, unique covers and a tight horn section LIVE at the Garten.

Tru Phonic will be playing from 8 a.m. to 11:55 p.m. Don't miss it & bring your friends!

Learn more about the gig and the band by visiting https://www.eventvesta.com/events/4368.

The Village Bier Garten & Restaurant is located at 415 Delannoy Ave in Cocoa.

Bad Bunny Easter Pub Crawl: The eggs have been delivered and the Easter Bunny is ready to party! He has invited all his friends to historic Cocoa Village for the Bad Bunny Easter Pub Crawl on Saturday April 24 from 6 p.m. to midnight. Sponsored by Mad Hatter Promotions. We start at the Cocoa Elks Lodge at 6 p.m.

Six (6) drinks for $18 in advance online only or $25 day of. Costume contests and other shenanigans. 50/50 drawing for The Children’s Hunger Project.

Register here: http://bit.ly/3tCycEc.

Saturday April 24 & Sunday April 25

Melbourne Arts Festival: The 36th Annual Melbourne Art Festival will be held on Saturday April 24 & Sunday April 25 at Wickham Park in Melbourne.

The Melbourne Art Festival is a fully volunteer staffed, nationally recognized event, held each year on the last full weekend of April.

Throughout the weekend admissions is FREE. Parking is FREE. Children’s art projects are FREE. And the live entertainment is FREE.

Learn more at http://www.melbournearts.org/.

Sunday April 25

FREE Rock and Roll Concert!: The Rock & Roll Revue, an ensemble of the Melbourne Municipal Band (MMB), will present a free concert of popular music from the 1950s and 1960s on Sunday, April 25.

The concert will take place outdoors starting at 2 p.m. at the David R Schechter Community Center located at, 1089 S. Patrick Dr., Satellite Beach.

Attendees should plan to bring a lawn chair, wear a mask and practice social distancing. Good will donations will be accepted.

Call 321-339-7705 or visit www.MelbourneMunicipalBand.org for more information.

The Melbourne Municipal Band (MMB) provides free, quality concerts to the community and helps nurture the next generation of musicians through youth education and performance initiatives.

Sams House Scavenger Hunt: Stop by the 1888 Sams House on Pine Island on Sunday morning April 25 and pick up a scavenger hunt package. Follow the clues and enjoy the day exploring the grounds. You never know what you’ll find! Questions? Call 321-449-4720.

Sams House is located at 6195 N Tropical Trail on Merritt Island.

Until Sunday April 25

Kids in the Kitchen!: The Junior League of South Brevard (JLSB) will hold the 2021 'Kids in the Kitchen' event online this year.

It will feature a virtual bingo game that families can complete with their children. They will be able to take part in up to 25 heath-focused activities to compete for raffle prizes.

To get a BINGO card and learn how to play go to https://brevardcounty.jl.org/community/kids-in-the-kitchen/.

*Complete “BINGO” on your virtual card for one entry into our raffle

*Complete the entire bingo card for an additional entry into our raffle

Tag -> @JLSouthBrevard with your child completing a KITK activity for an additional entry into our raffle

Virtual bingo cards can be submitted starting at 8 a.m. April 16 through 5 p.m. on April 25. One submission per family.

We will show how kids and their families can eat smart and make healthy lifestyle choices.

We invite all of our neighbors in and around Brevard County to participate!

Kids in the Kitchen! is recommended for families and children, preferably ages 6-12.

Questions?: Contact Savanna Robinson at Kora.find.pr@jlsb.net.

This JLSB event is sponsored by Health First.

Thursday April 29

JQB Music Jams: John Quinlivan has been entertaining audiences along the Space Coast of Florida for over 30 years. He is back jamming at Squid Lips in Melbourne jamming with the Master Blasters. They'll be at it again on April 29 from 6 to 9 p.m.

Come Jam with John Q or just to see the spectacle of 25 musicians on stage doing what they love to do! It’s a required Melbourne experience!

Learn more at - https://bit.ly/2QkaXAs.

Squid Lips is located at 1477 Pineapple Avenue in Melbourne.

Throughout April

Help Restore the Indian River Lagoon: This is an opportunity to volunteer for a pilot project to help restore Indian River Lagoon habitats by building an oyster and clam reef and planting a sea grass mat on the west side of Samsons Island.

The effort is being organized by the City of Satellite Beach and its community partners. They are looking for volunteers throughout April.

If you or your group are interested in this opportunity, please contact Apaz@satellitebeach.org or call 321-773-6458 for more information visit https://www.satellitebeach.org/departments/recreation_department/volunteer_opportunities.php.

Katie Morrissey at Studios of Cocoa Beach: The Studios of Cocoa Beach continues its series of mini solo exhibitions with ceramic art by Katie Morrissey. You can view the exhibition the entire month of April.

Katie has been working with tile for over 21 years. And while she often uses found items in her work, she mainly creates and modifies ceramic tile. Adding art work and firing them in a kiln creates individual small works of art.

The Studios of Cocoa Beach is a non-profit gallery, home to 35 local artists working in a variety of mediums. The Studios is open most days Wednesday through Sunday and by appointment. To confirm hours and for more information call - (321) 613-3480.

Learn more at > https://studiosofcocoabeach.org/event/mini-solo-exhibit-3-2/.

The Studios of Cocoa Beach is located at 165 Minuteman Causeway in downtown Cocoa Beach.

Spotlight Artist at the Downtown Art Gallery: Vashti Vershoor is the April Spotlight Artist at the Downtown Art Gallery in Titusville. Her acrylic paintings are colorful, often whimsical interpretations of tropical themes. You can view Vashti’s work at the Downtown Art Gallery, 335 S. Washington Ave in historic downtown Titusville. The gallery is open 11 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday, Saturday 11am to 3 pm, and by appointment. Vashti’s work can also be seen online at www.ovashti.com. For more information call 321-268-0122.

Every Saturday in April

Green Gables Open House: Green Gables will be hosting an open house every Saturday in April from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. through Saturday April 24. We are seeking grants and donations to help restore the house to its original stature. Suggested Donation $20.

Why is saving Green Gables so Important?

Green Gables is the 125-year old historic home of the Wells family, one of the generous benefactors who played a key role in the development of early Melbourne. Their vision and their generosity gifted the area with Wells Park and the first auditorium, the first library, establishing the first high school, and many more things in the community, all of which have been enjoyed by several generations. We do not want Green Gables to become a distant memory from the past or an archived post.

The last Saturday in April:

- Saturday April 24

Green Gables at Historic Riverview Village is located at 1501 S. Harbor City Blvd. in Melbourne.

For more information about Green Gables go to > http://www.greengables.org.

May

Taste of Titusville: Planning has begun for a full month of Taste of Titusville FUN in May 2021. This virtual event will encourage you to visit your favorite restaurants and learn about some new ones, and compete for fabulous prizes!

All month long the city will be highlighting restaurants and offering some special menus and packages.

The city is looking for sponsors and restaurants to participate. If you would like to join the effort, please contact Sandy McHardy at mchardy@titusville.org.

Saturday May 1

Lawndale - a Blue Star Museum: Lawndale is an 1880 pioneer homestead in Rockledge, has now been registered as a Blue Star Museum. It will be open for tours starting Saturday May 1. Active duty military and their families will have free admission from May through September.

It sits on a 2 acre site with 183 feet of river frontage along scenic Rockledge Drive. Docents in period dress guide visitors through the old homestead which has been restored and furnished as a family home of 1895. The beautiful riverfront location of Lawndale at 1219 Rockledge Drive is in the middle of three National Register Historic Districts.

Lawndale is open for tours the first Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. A donation of $10 per person is suggested. Lawndale is located at 1219 Rockledge Drive in Rockledge.

If you'd like to learn more about the history of this unique area and take a tour of Lawndale call (321) 537-6607.

The Flavor Experience: Melbourne Main Street presents the Inaugural Flavor Experience in Downtown Melbourne on Saturday, May 1st at The Landing Rooftop at Hotel Melby.

Be the first to experience the ambiance, views, and unimaginable dishes during this event hosted by Melbourne Main Street.

Distinct wine pairings will accompany each dish. Proceeds benefit Melbourne Main Street, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that works to build public and private partnerships to revitalize Historic Downtown Melbourne.

Pre purchased tickets are required for this event, visit downtownMelbourne.com for more information. Parking is available at Hotel Melby for guests and at the many City of Melbourne public parking lots including the free parking garage.

Sunday May 2

Islandology: Celebrate the release of John McDonald's CD "Islandology"! He'll be playing the songs from his new CD on Sunday May 2 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza Melbourne-Oceanfront. John will perform with a great, eight-piece Top Rock band including John beck on steel drums.

Tickets are $35. Seating is limited.

Learn more at - https://www.facebook.com/events/798907510967935.

The Crowne Plaza Melbourne-Oceanfront Resort is located at 2605 N. Hwy. A1A in Melbourne.

Through Tuesday May 4

Walk on the Wild Side: Local artists go wild in April at the Eau Gallery. The exhibit runs through May 4.

The Eau Gallery has now resumed summer opening hours.

Artists include Michael Alexander, Jenna Anderson, Kathy Benson, Sue Doucette, Leslie Flynn, Jeanette Drake, Sandy Sawin, Susan Kessler, Caren Keyser, Leslie Rossetti, Gwen McNenney, and Jane Steiner.

Monday thru Wednesday: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday & Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Questions?: Call (321) 253-5553.

The Eau Gallery is located at 1429 Highland Ave. in Melbourne.

Learn more at www.eaugallery.com.

Wednesday May 5

Blues at the King Center - Tab Benoit: The King Center presents blues music award winner Tab Benoit on Wednesday May 5 at 8 p.m. Tab will be joined by Alastair Greene and Josh Garrett. Tickets start at $44. You can purchase tickets on line here - https://bit.ly/3tQ5KP5.

For more information call 321-783-9004. Produced by the Brevard Music Group.

The King Center is located at 3865 N Wickham Road in Melbourne on the campus of Eastern Florida State College.

An earlier date for this concert was canceled and it was postponed until Wednesday May 5. For details about the postponement or to seek a refund call (321) 783-9004.

Friday May 7

WID Golf Tournament for STEM: The Women in Defense (WID) Space Coast Chapter is hosting a scholarship fund raising golf tournament to help raise scholarship funding for women pursing careers in STEM, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. In these ever changing moments, we are more determined than ever to provide scholarships to young women in Brevard pursuing STEM related fields.

The 4th Annual Space Coast STEM Sandbagger Invitational tournament takes place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday May 7 at the Baytree National Golf Course in Melbourne.

The cost is $75 per player if you register before April 23. $85 after April 23. The fee includes green fees, cart, driving range practice and lunch.

Register here > http://conta.cc/3cS3WOT.

To become a sponsor or learn more email programs@scwid.org, or sponsorships@scwid.org.

All proceeds will support WID's STEM activities in the Space Coast.

The Baytree National Golf Course is located at 8207 National Dr. in Melbourne.

Transportation Master Plan: The Space Coast Transportation Planning Organization is inviting the public to provide input into their first Transportation Resiliency Master Plan. SCTPO is currently developing a plan to identify and define the threats to our transportation system and recommend strategies to overcome those challenges and improve the adaptability and recovery of the system.

Members of the public re invited to provide input on Wednesday April 14 at 12 noon at the Titusville Chamber Membership luncheon at the Holiday Inn Titusville/Kennedy Space Center, 4715 Helen Hauser Blvd. in Titusville. Visit this website to register - https://bit.ly/3sItSTL.

"The World As I See It": Come see photographer Jim Kalupa's latest exhibit - "The World As I See It." The exhibit runs from Monday May 3 until Saturday May 29. The opening reception takes place on Friday May 7 from 5:30-8:30 p.m.

His work has been featured in galleries, art exhibitions, as well as public and business venues and private collections from coast to coast.

The exhibit will be on display at the Gallery from May 3 to May 29.

The Fifth Avenue Art Gallery is located at 1470 Highland Ave. in Melbourne. Learn more at their website - http://www.fifthavenueartgallery.com or call (321) 259-8261.

Saturday May 8

Old Red Eye Golf Tournament: The 30th Annual Old Red Eye Spring Golf Tournament happens on Saturday May 8 at the Habitat Golf Course in Valkaria.

8 a.m. shotgun start.

4 Person Select Shot (Men/Women/Mixed Flights)

$75.00 per player, that includes range balls, cart/greens fees, and post-tournament awards luncheon and raffle.

The field is limited to the first 144 paid players. Make checks payable to BRFC and mail to P.O. Box 60431 Palm Bay, FL 32906.

Proceed will benefit the Brevard Rugby Club and local charities

For more information or to sign-up, call Corkey at 321-626-3357 or send an e-mail to wnewma01@yahoo.com.

Bruce in the U.S.A.: Matt Ryan, from the World Famous “Legends In Concert” cast, began playing the Springsteen character in 2000, in Legends “full scale” Las Vegas show. The great success in the famous Las Vegas show brought him to performances across the world, eventually evolving his character into the Bruce In The USA show. His performance is much more than just another tribute. Bruce In The USA is a high-energy, note-perfect, and visually accurate musical experience of a Bruce Springsteen & The E St. Band show. Come hear the show at the King Center in Melbourne on Saturday May 8 at 8 p.m.

All tickets are $49.75 (inclusive of fees). Tickets on Sale now at http://bit.ly/3c1YMkc.

The King Center is located at 3865 N. Wickham Rd. in Melbourne on the campus of Eastern Florida State College.

Saturday May 8 and Sunday May 9

Summer Art & Craft Fair: Historic Cocoa Village Main Street presents the Summer Arts & Crafts Fair on Saturday May 8 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Sunday May 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Over 200 Unique artisans, fantastic street food, family fun, pet friendly. Live entertainment on both days.

This event will be compliant with all City mask and COVID-19 ordinances in place.

Learn more at visitcocoavillage.com or call (321) 631-9075.

Friday May 14

Space Coast River Jam: Join us at the Cocoa Riverfront Park from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday May 14 for an extraordinary night of celebration and fun at the Space Coast River Jam!

See local bands Hot Pink, SWAGG, and Cherry Down.

General Admission tickets are only $10. VIP Tickets are $50 and provide access to a silent auction, reception, reserved seating, and cash bar. Food trucks will also be on-site for additional food and beverage options. Social distancing measures in the large and outdoor venue will be observed. Your support and ticket purchase benefits Rolling Readers Space Coast (RRSC), a non-profit supporting children and schools in Brevard County.

Learn more at - https://conta.cc/3a4wzHS.

Questions?: Contact Michael Payne read@rollingreadersspacecoast.com 321-254-9976

The Cocoa Riverfront Park is located at 401 Riveredge Blvd in Cocoa.

Saturday May 15 & Sunday May 16

The Great Florida Air Show: The U.S. Navy Blue Angels will headline The Great Florida Air Show on Saturday May 15 and Sunday May 16 at the Orlando Melbourne International Airport (MLB).

This will be the Blue Angels first air show over Melbourne since 2015. They will fly the Team’s new aircraft, the F-18 Super Hornet. It is the first time in 35 years that the Team has upgraded its aircraft.

The air show will also include a demonstration of the skills of the U.S. Special Operations Command Parachute Team and an exhibition by the official U.S. Air Force F-16 Viper Demonstration Team.

Other air show participants include nine-time U.S. National Aerobatic Champion Rob Holland, Mike Wiskus of Lucas Oil Air Shows, and Red Bull Air Races Champion Mike Goulian. Look for Larry Labriola in an Aero L-39 Albatross; Gregory “Wired” Colyer will pilot a warbird Ace Maker T-33; and Scott "Scooter" Yoak will fly in his World War II-era Quick Silver P-51.

A limited number of general admission tickets are available. Tickets will not be sold on-site during show days. Table and seating tickets and more information is available now at > https://www.greatfloridaairshow.com/.

Sunday May 16

Water Day at Wildlife Watersports: It's Water Day at Wildlifesports on Sunday May 16 starting at 10 a.m. Floridave will be performing at Wildlife Watersports!

Enjoy the music or rent a wide selection of boats, from tandem and single kayaks to electric boats to stand-up paddle-boards. The location is perfect for both individuals and groups seeking the serenity of Cocoa Beach's pristine Banana River Lagoon.

Learn more at https://wildlifewatersports.com/.

Wildlife Watersports is located at 129 Manatee Lane in Cocoa Beach.

Tuesday May 18

"One Night of Queen": This show will ROCK you! It is a spectacular live concert recreating the look, sound, pomp and showmanship of Queen, one of the greatest rock bands of all time. One Night of Queen is performed by Gary Mullen and the Works. This is their 12th Consecutive US tour.

The concert is slated for It takes place at the King Center in Melbourne at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday May 18.

Tickets start at $30. Purchase tickets online here > https://bit.ly/3rTyVR3.

The King Center is located at 3865 N. Wickham Road in Melbourne on the campus of Eastern Florida State College.

Thursday May 20 through Sunday May 23

Thunder on Cocoa Beach: This year, Thunder on Cocoa Beach Superboat races will be returning for its 11th year on Florida’s Space Coast. This 4 day and night event is full of parties, concerts and lots of ocean-racing action.

The Space Coast Super Boat Grand Prix draws the top race teams in the world to compete in various classes with the premier class reaching speeds over 175 mph.

Purchase tickets here - https://www.thunderoncocoabeach.com/buy-tickets-1.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS - this is tentative!

THURSDAY May 20

-High Octane Kick-Off Party 6pm – 10pm Juice ‘N Java- Cocoa Beach

FRIDAY May 21

- 9am-5pm - Registration & Inspection: Race Village- Racer Village Flounder Dr

-5pm – 10pm Thunder on Cocoa Beach Block Party – Downtown Cocoa Beach- Meet the racers

-6pm-10pm VIP PARTY/ Meet the Racers

SATURDAY May 22

-10-3pm - Jet Ski & Small Boat Racing (VIP Chalet available at Lori Wilson)

-6pm-10pm - VIP Party/ Meet the Racers – Rising Tide Port Canaveral

SUNDAY 23

-9am-4pm - Launching @ Scorpion Marine

-9am-4pm - Power Boats in Dry Pits: Race Village Flounder Dr.

-10am – 4pm - VIP Hospitality Tent @ Lori Wilson (Beach Side)

-10am - Start of 1st Race

-7pm - Awards Presentation- Dry Pits by Cape Canaveral Tower

Race info https://thunderoncocoabeach.com.

Saturday May 22

2nd Annual Space Coast Wing Battle: This is an all you can eat and drink event. Plus there will be a vendor competition. This event will benefit the Children's Hunger Project.

Its happening on Saturday May 22 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Wickham Park.

Ticket prices are $50 and up. Purchase tickets online here > http://www.spacecoastwingbattle.com/.

You must be 21 or older to attend this event and a valid ID is required for entry.

Your admission ticket includes unlimited wing samplings and unlimited 12-oz. beer and hard seltzers for the entirety of the event!

​Attendees will stop by each booth to sample what each competitor is servin’ up, then continue to enjoy UNLIMITED wing samplings, 12-oz. beers/seltzers, a Game Area, and live music all night long!

Upon entry all attendees will be given 1 branded token.

After tasting each wing, be sure to drop your token off with your favorite competitor to give them your “People’s Choice” vote.

A panel of qualified judges will announce the 2021 Space Coast Wing Battle Champion based on a blind taste-test.

Wickham Park is located at 2500 Parkway Drive in Melbourne.

For additional information email Sean Beck battlebrosllc@gmail.com or call (561) 430-7671.

Learn more at > http://www.spacecoastwingbattle.com.

Wickham Park is located at 2500 Parkway Drive in Melbourne.

Home Show & Expo: This is a first-time event for the Greater Palm Bay Chamber, It will feature local companies that provide services for new homeowners.

The show takes place on Saturday May 22 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Tony Rosa Community Center which is located at 1502 Port Malabar Blvd NE in Palm Bay.

The event is open to the public and admission is free.

We expect this to be an event for the entire community, providing a broad audience for exposure, name recognition, and the promotion of your business!

Booth is space available for realtors, builders, contractors, landscapers, lenders, insurance, pest control, inspection services, plumbing, roofing, restoration, solar services and others.

A central stage is available for training and presentations on various topics that homeowners want to learn more about. To register your business for a booth, or to become a sponsor visit this website- https://palmbaychamber.chambermaster.com/eventregistration/register/16209.

Saturday May 29

Bicycle Bar Tour of Hope: The 4th Annual National Kidney Foundation Bicycle Bar Tour of Hope takes place on Saturday May 29th starting at 11 a.m. It'll be a leisurely ride from Port Canaveral to Cocoa Beach and back on improved bike paths and lanes.

This event supports the National Kidney Foundation of Florida, the same wonderful organization that brings you the Annual Kidney Walk and the Annual NKF Rich Salick Pro-Am Surf Festival!

Seven (7) Drinks – one at each stop! Tickets are $20 each in advance, or $30 day of. There will be a 50/50 Drawing. Other items awarded too. A dollar of each ticket sold will go to the NKF of Florida! Event is FREE & open to all. HOWEVER, tickets are available that provide a BIG PRICE BREAK on beverages at the below stops.

* 11 a.m. Meet at Fishlips Waterfront Bar & Grill, 610 Glen Cheek Drive, Cape Canaveral.

* 12 noon SHARP Tour begins.

Followed by La Cantina, Jumps Tiny Tavern, Sandbar Sports Grill, Cocoa Beach Fish Camp & Grill, Slide Inn and Ellie Mae’s Tiki Bar.

Details at https://madhatterpromotions.com/2021-bicycle-bar-tour-of-hope.php.

Friday June 4

Hot Tuna at the King Center: From their days playing together as teenagers in the Washington D.C. area, through years of inventive psychedelic rock with the Jefferson Airplane in San Francisco, guitarist Jorma Kaukonen and bassist Jack Casady have never wavered in their friendship, one of the most enduring friendships in Rock history. They are the founders and continuing core members of Hot Tuna. Both are 1996 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees. Come hear them play at the King Center on Friday June 4 at 8 p.m.

Tickets start at $63 (inclusive of fees).

Tickets go on sale Friday, March 26 at 10 a.m. at Kingcenter.com.

This is a socially distanced event and follows current health and safety guidelines

For information on the King Center’s safety measures visit: kingcenter.com/health-safety.

The King Center is located at 3865 N. Wickham Rd. in Melbourne on the campus of Eastern Florida State College.

Saturday June 12

Titusville Bicycle Trek: A 14-mile day of cycling adventure to include the Chain of Lakes Park and Rails to Trails path! It happens on Saturday June 12. We meet at 9 a.m. at the Titusville Welcome Center located at 419 S. Hopkins Avenue in Titusville.

We will proceed a block north to Sunrise Bakery for coffee and homemade pastry before we start the ride. We will ride through downtown to the trail and go north to Truman Scarborough Avenue, head east to Chain of Lakes, ride the Chain of Lakes, climb the 75’ tower to see Indian River and launch pads, then ride north through the park to Jay Road, cross US 1 and head north to Hwy 46, where we turn around and go south to Dixie Crossroads for lunch.

PLEASE make arrangements in advance by logging into the Titusville Welcome Center website > https://www.facebook.com/titusvillewelcomecenter.

This event is hosted by Bobby Socks of BS Marketing & Promotions and Lee Rosenkranz of Dayaway Travel / Florida Greeters

PLEASE make sure that your bicycle is in good repair as this ride is long and will take some effort.

Saturday July 10

Smooth Jazz Guitar: Regalitos Foundation presents smooth jazz guitarist Adam Hawley featuring Ron Reinhardt on keyboards, Tim George on bass, and Dave Reinhardt on drums.

Saturday Jul 10 at 8 p.m. at the King Center Studio Theatre.

For Tickets and information call Roland at 321-783-9004.

The King Center Studio Theatre is located at 3865 N Wickham Rd. in Melbourne on the campus of Eastern Florida State College.

Wednesday October 27

Buddy Guy at the King Center: The title of Buddy Guy’s latest album says it all: The Blues Is Alive and Well. The legendary blues artist’s eighteenth solo LP showcases his raw and unadulterated sound.

Buddy Guy plays the King Center in Melbourne on Wednesday October 27 at 8 p.m.

Tickets go on sale Friday April 2 at 10 a.m. at Kingcenter.com.

Tickets prices begin at $48.50, inclusive of fees.

Tickets can be purchased by visiting kingcenter.com or by calling the King Center Ticket Office at (321) 242-2219. Ticket office hours are Monday, Wednesday, & Friday, Noon – 6 p.m.

For information on the King Center’s safety measures visit: kingcenter.com/health-safety.

The King Center is located at 3865 N Wickham Road on the Melbourne campus of Eastern Florida State College.

Friday Oct. 29, Saturday Oct. 30, & Sunday Oct. 31

Roland's Intimate Smooth Jazz Getaway: After almost three decades of producing and presenting Smooth and Contemporary Jazz concerts, cruises and events, Roland is proud and excited to bring the next generation of Smooth Jazz weekend events and Smooth Jazz artists to the beautiful and relaxing beaches of Melbourne, Florida this October 29, 30 and 31. Its happening at the Crowne Plaza Melbourne Oceanfront Resort.

Friday Night Oct. 29 Featured Artists: Paula Atherton - Greg Manning - Jeff Ryan

Saturday Night Oct. 30 Featured Artists: Rob Zinn - Tony Exum Jr. - Oli Silk

Supporting Artists: Tim George - Dave Reinhardt - Curtis McCain

At Roland's Intimate Smooth Jazz Getaway we know you have many options when choosing where to spend your entertainment budget.

Experience, superb costumer service, and an innovative, forward thinking spirit are just a few of the many reasons why Roland's Intimate Smooth Jazz Getaway is the perfect Smooth Jazz weekend experience for you and your family.

For packages call (321) 783-9004. Learn more at - smoothjazzgetaway.com.

We have less than 20 packages available for this event!

The Crowne Plaza Melbourne Oceanfront Resort is located at 2605 N Hwy A1A in Melbourne.

Sunday October 31

Jazz, Soul & Funk: Regalitos Foundation presents an intimate evening of jazz, funk, and soul with guitarist Chris Standring. It happens at 7 p.m. on Sunday October 31 at the Crowne Plaza Melbourne Oceanfront Resort.

To purchase tickets call 321-783-9004.

Learn more about this event here - https://bit.ly/3ghLWkc.

Crowne Plaza Melbourne Oceanfront Resort is located at 2605 N Hwy A1A in Melbourne.

Regalitos Foundation is a 501 (c) 3 Florida no-profit.

Ongoing Events

Pineda Inn Trivia Night: Every Other Sunday, 7-9 p.m. NEW SIMPLER FORMAT! This is growing in popularity! Get there early if you want a seat! Meet inside the back bar.

The Pineda Inn is located at 6533 US Highway 1 in Rockledge.

Hash House Harriers: Attention drinkers with a running/walking problem, if you have half a mind to Hash, you have mind enough. Hashes are held every other Saturday register here > www.BVDH3.com. Or on Wednesday evenings learn more here > www.H3SC.com.

Gibson Neighborhood Pop-Up Markets 2021: Visit and shop at the Gibson Center with North Brevard's small businesses on the 4th Saturday of every month through Saturday Dec. 18 of this year. The next Gibson Center shopping date is Saturday March 27.

To register your business or become a sponsor call "Grow Non-Profit Services Corp." at (321) 522-7793. Vendors are FREE with a CIVIC Membership of $25 annually or $35 indoor table/$25 outdoor table. The Gibson Center is located at 835 Sycamore Street in Building H in Titusville. Visit our FaceBook page at - http://www.facebook.com/gibsonmarket.

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