A children’s musical and classic cars
What a week – this week you have the opportunity to entertain yourself in many ways and, if you have a motorbike or like to race, the opportunity to help others. There’s also the chance to take a leisurely stroll among classic cars or take your pick of fresh produce at a farmers market, plus there’s a production of “Aladdin Jr.” at the Lewis Auditorium.
About the amp:St. Augustine Amphitheater Named One of World’s Best-Selling Venues, Best in America
Coming :Country singer Billy Currington returns to St. Augustine for the September 10 show
More fall music:Paramore announces its first tour since 2018 and plans a November stopover in St. Augustine
Hometown Heroes Ride to Benefit First Responders and Veterans
Starting at 8:30 a.m. at Adamec Harley-Davidson in St. Augustine, this police-escorted ride aims to raise money for Hometown Heroes, which will benefit first responders and military veterans in Northeast Florida in need. home modifications due to injury or illness. Registration is from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. and the one-hour ride begins at 10:30 a.m.
Adamec Harley-Davidson is located at 380 Outlet Mall Blvd. For more information, call 363-237-4500 or visit adamecharley.com.
Apex Theater presents ‘Aladdin Jr.’
Two performances, Saturday July 23 and Sunday July 24, of the musical “Aladdin Jr.” will feature young artists from the Penguin Project, and all roles are filled by artists with developmental disabilities, including Down syndrome, cerebral palsy, autism, developmental disabilities, learning disabilities, visual and hearing impairments and other neurological disorders. They will be joined on stage by a group of peer mentors.
The musical will be performed at Lewis Auditorium, 14 Granada St. For tickets or information, call 904-209-0399 or visit apextheatrejax.com
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Cars and coffee at the Classic Car Museum
Saturday morning is time for free coffee and donuts while discovering over 150 classic cars at the Classic Car Museum’s Cars & Coffee event. It takes place every fourth Saturday of the month from 8am to 10am, and it’s free.
The Classic Car Museum is located at 4730 Dixie Highway S. For more information, call 904-806-4625 or visit facebook.com/classiccarmuseum.
Shine a Light 5K for Ukraine
Why not go for a run and help others at the same time? The Shine a Light 5K on Sunday, July 24 is a charity event organized by Epic-Cure that hopes to encourage the community to support humanitarian efforts in Ukraine. The route takes runners past Anastasia State Park and through neighborhoods, ending with a live Bold City Classics concert.
The 5K will begin at 4 p.m. Sunday at the St. Augustine Amphitheater and will also end at the amphitheater, 1340C A1A S. For more information or to register, visit unation.com/event.
Wednesday Pier Farmers Market
Not only are there locally grown goods at the Farmers Market, there are also baked goods, prepared meals, arts and crafts – all at the beachfront shops. It happens from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. every Wednesday at St. Johns County Ocean Pier Park, 350 A1A Beach Blvd.
For more information call 904-315-0952 or visit wednesdaypierfarmersmarket.com