Weekly music related documentaries (7 p.m.) preceded by live concerts (6 p.m.).
This week features a performance by Intuit followed by a screening of the 1988 film Thelonius Monk: Straight, No Chaser.
Price: $5, $3 members.
Instructors will guide ages 6-16 on the art of outdoor painting. Utilizing the beauty of their waterfront park, children will learn tricks and techniques of the plein air painting style, which teaches children to narrow their focus and strengthen their "seeing" skills. Meet at th …
The event, open to painters of all levels, kicks off the 10th annual Paint the Town, held for the first time along the Bradenton Riverwalk. After two hours of painting, prizes will be awarded and immediately following, the public is invited to purchase the original works.
Price: Free, $10 artist registration fee.
Students ages 6 to 16 can compete in the inaugural Geek Games at this event combining a classic science fiction convention with a science fair. The games blend fundamental STEM principals with the creativity of art and literature. Other activites include a concert by Dr. Who rock group the Ken S …
Price: $10 advance, $15 at the door.
ArtCenter Manatee KidsArt instructors guide children 6-16 on the art of outdoor painting, teaching tricks and techniques of a style that teaches children to narrow their focus and strengthen their "seeing" skills. Children will have paints, canvas', brushes provided. Refreshments …
The annual event brings artists of regional and national renown who will paint on location around Bradenton and its surrounding area. Their works will be juried and cash prizes of over $2000 will be given. The completed paintings will be exhibited at the art center and available for sale. & …
Price: Donation suggested, cash bar.
To promote the educational and scientific value of fossils, this program includes speaker panels, a screening of Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure, junior paleontologist badge program, outdoor fossil dig and fossil exhibitions. National Fossil Day is actually Oct. 15, but the museum is celeb …
Price: $9, $8 seniors, $7 ages 4-12, 3 and younger free.
A reception for an exhibit of works created by the 100 member WCA. Remains on display through Dec. 4.
Kickstands up at 11:30 a.m. for the 17th annual police escorted motorcycle parade ending with food, drinks, vendors, an auction, live music and a bike rodeo. Benefits K.I.D.S. By the Sea.
Price: $10 advance, $15 day of.
Downtown Bradenton will be filled with the sound of world- class blues bands including, Doug Deming, Dennis Gruenling and the Jewel Tones, EG Knight, Samantha Fish, Billy Branch & The Sons of Blues, Little Ed & The Blues Imperials, Jimmy Thackery & The Drivers and Marcia Ball. Dave M …
Price: $30 advance, $40 day of, $25 per person groups of 10 or more, $20 students, $10 kids ages 5-12.