1ST SATURDAY AT THE HUB ON CANAL: 10am- 7pm Art Connections offers an inside look at the work of more than 70 local artists. Talk to the artists and learn about the process of creating art. Free. 11am-1pm Live Music with the HubCats, The Hub’s own eclectic blues/jug band. 1-2pm Talk Art! Jennifer Harper with Relief Print Making. Informal demonstration and conversation. 4-7pm Live Music in the Lobby. 4-7pm Opening Reception for the June Founders Gallery exhibition. Artist’s talk at 6pm. 4-7pm Opening Reception for the June Photography Gallery exhibition in The Hub’s new Fine Art Photography Gallery, Art Exhibition – Through The Lens – Jeff Thamert. All 1st Saturday events free and open to the public. 1st Saturday along Canal Street: Art Stroll (10am-4pm), Craft Beer Walk (1-7pm) and Gallery Walk (4-7pm). THROUGH MAY 30: STEPHEN HARLAN • OCEAN ART GALLERY · 197 E Granada Blvd, Ormond Beach. His world of color, reflection, shadow and contrast. Ongoing Gone Fishin’: This exhibition emphasizes Florida’s reputation for being one of the greatest sport fishing areas in the world. Ongoing- Visions of the Future: This colorful creative poster series from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, in the Planetarium Lobby, imagines possible future travel destinations to real exotic locations in space. Ongoing- “The Latest News from Florida”: Wood Engravings from 19th Century Periodicals: Wood engravings from 19th century illustrated magazines and journals documenting events in the remote land of Florida. Grouped into three sections: “life”, “industry”, and “war”. Ongoing- The Seminole and the Everglades: Artists from the early 19th century on have found the visual characteristics of the people and the land compelling subjects for artworks. The climatic conditions change frequently giving new dimensions of color, motion, and light to the landscape. ONGOING- Florida Weather: It is the artist’s desire to fully depict the weather as it affects all aspects of the composition. The color, technique, rhythm and texture are all focused to evoke the full sensation of what
is Florida’s revealing environmental trait. ONGOING- Volusia County: Art about Volusia County. MOAS ·352 S. Nova Rd, Daytona Beach. EVERY 3RD SAT • SANFORD ART WALK 6-9pm, Live music, lots of art, juried show. Historic Sanford Welcome Center, 230 E First St, Sanford. EVERY 1ST SAT--ORMOND ART WALK5 PM · Ormond Beach Mainstreet Arts District-experience new creations, meet new creators, and treat yourself to a night of intellectual & aesthetic stimulation. EVERY 1ST SAT- ART STROLL ON CANAL STREET- Live music, lots of art, Galleries have solo exhibition on Canal Street, New Smyrna Beach. EVERY 1ST SAT-GALLERY WALK ON CANAL STREET- 4-7 PM- Live music, lots of art, Galleries have solo exhibition on Canal Street, New Smyrna Beach. MAY 25: FLORIDA HUMANITIES SPEAKER SERIES, 10-11am, Historic Anderson-Price Memorial Building, 42 N. Beach St., Ormond Beach. Blanche Ames (178 -1969): Artist, Activist, Inventor. Hear about her life of superb drawings of orchids, women’s equality fight and variety of inventions. Refreshments 9:30am; Program 10-11am. FREE JUN 6: SUMMER BREWS & BBQ, 6-8pm. Root Family Museum Train Station at MOAS. Summer-themed social! Samples of summer beers from local breweries, BBQ, live music. Take an exclusive tour inside the Silver Holly and Hiawatha train cars. 21+ RSVP required. $15 MOAS members, $20 future members. 352 S. Nova Rd, Daytona Beach. 386-255-0285.
EVERY SATURDAY – VISIT THE ROASTERY – 9 AM, Expect to be overwhelmed with the smells and sounds of a working small-batch roastery. We typically have coffee to sample, stories about our current offerings and details about the inner workings of our craft to share with you. Steel Oak Coffee. 1ST SUNDAY – free pig roast, third Saturday - free oyster roast, No Name Saloon, 3 pm, live music. No Name Saloon, 2001 S. Ridgewood Ave, Edgewater. MAY 23: A TASTEFUL AFFAIR 2019. 5:30-8pm. $30Advance, $35 Door. River-
side Pavilion, 3431 Ridgewood Ave, Port Orange. More than 20 vendors will provide food samples. Pschamber.com or 386761-1601. MAY 25: WINE WALK ON FLAGLER AVENUE- 1 PM · The Party’s on Flagler · New Smyrna Beach Explore interesting wines as you walk Flagler Avenue from 1-7 PM. Wine tasting passports are $30.
MAY 17, 18, 19, 23, 24, 25, 26- SOUTHERN FRIED FUNERAL-8pm · Daytona Playhouse · 100 Jessamine Blvd, Daytona Beach. May 19, 26 – 2:00pm. Srs $20, Ad $18, Youth $8. MAY 17-26: GLENGARRY GLENN ROSS BY TYLOR ADCOCK. · Thank You Five· 4606 S Clyde Morris Blvd, Port Orange. Fri and Sat, 7:30pm, Sun, 2:00pm. $17.
MAY 30: FOUR COURSE GOURMET DINNER AND WINE PAIRING, $79pp, 6:30-10pm, Hilton Beachside, 100N Atlantic Av, Daytona Beach. Doc Bales Grill. Serving wines from Spain. Reservations, 386-947-8054.
MAY 18: POETRY NIGHT. 5-6:30pm. $5 · The Hub on Canal · 132 Canal St. New Smyrna Beach, Three guest poets in addition to your MC Dan Peals, Surrealist Poet and Co-host Mary Jane Barenbaum, a realist/romantic poet.
MAY 3-OPEN MIC NIGHT-7:30 PM · Thank You Five · 4606 S. Clyde Morris Blvd. Unit 2N Port Orange. Open to all styles of performance- music, spoken word, comedy $5 cover charge.
MAY 19: MURDER MYSTERY DINNER – 6pm · La’s Bistro · 439 S. Nova Rd Ormond Beach. $30 per person. Includes the Show and Dinner Buffet. Make your reservation. 386-676-5181.
MAY 5-MUSIC THROUGH THE AGES2:30 PM · The Center at Deltona ·1640 Doctor M.L.K. Blvd Deltona. 3rd annual recital, Tickets are $5
MAY 20 & 21: AUDITIONS: THE SMELL OF THE KILL. May 20 7:00pm. Performance dates: July 12,13 & July 19-21 Cold reads from the script. 3 female leads. the STAGE at thank you five, 4606 S. Clyde Morris Blvd, Port Orange, 386-295-5699.
MAY 5 & 6 AUDITIONS SUMMER YOUTH SHOW. 7pm at Shoestring Theatre, 380 S Goodwin St, Lake Helen. Cold readings, improvisational exercise. Monologues not required, but are allowed. THROUGH MAY 12- SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN -7:30 PM · Athens Theatre · 124 N Florida Ave, DeLand. Musical, Preferred $29 (Row A-E, Center) - Adult $24 - Senior $22, Student/Child $11 - Groups of 8 or more $20, $3 Per Ticket Processing Charge is added to all purchases. MAY 9 – 12 - THE GIN GAME-8pm · The Little Theatre · 726 E 3rd Ave. New Smyrna Beach. Tickets are $10-$15. Showtime is 2pm on May 12. MAY 13: DR. MARY MCLEOD BETHUNE COMES TO LIFE, 2-7pm. Daytona Beach Regional Library Auditorium, 105 E Magnolia Av, Daytona Beach. Dr. Bethune (1875–1955) was the founder of Bethune-Cookman University and was involved in many areas of the government. In costume and in character, Ersula KnoxOdom portrays Dr. Bethune in 1954 and shares fascinating stories of her extraordinary contribution to democracy. MAY 14 KINKY BOOTS. 7:30pm. $64-74. · Peabody Auditorium · 600 Auditorium Blvd, Daytona Beach.
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MAY 31: OPEN MIC NIGHT- 7:30 PM · Thank You Five ·4606 S. Clyde Morris Blvd. Unit 2N Port Orange. Open to all styles of performance- music, spoken word, comedy $5 cover charge Doors open 7pm.
MAY 10: A NIGHT OF COMEDY. 8pm. $15. Daytona Cigar Club, 200S Beach St, Daytona Beach. Headliner Comedian/ Actor Angel Salazar (Chi Chi in the movie Scarface), Host Phil Skratch Cummings Radio Dj Rock of Daytona, Comedians Jennifer Weeks, radio personality seen on BET and Joe Hughes, Host of The Vinyl Thought Radio Show. Guest comedian Nik Baldwin. Eventbrite for tix. EVERY TUESDAY, RANDOM SATURDAYS • RANDOM ACTS OF INSANITY 8pm. Live Improv Comedy, $5, Cinematique, 242 S Beach Street, DB, 386-2523778. THURSDAYS: TODD BOGUE’S RIDICULOUS COMEDY & MAGIC SHOW, 7pm. $10 cash or debit, 3< Free. The Shores Resort, 2637 S Atlantic Ave, Daytona Beach Shores, ToddBogueJokes.com 4TH TUESDAY BOB CALABRESE’S POET’S CORNER, poetry workshop of New Smyrna Beach at the New Smyrna Cont’ on page 20