January Events, 2015


 

Arizona, Phoenix, Event Date: January 9, 2015

Yale Whiffenpoofs to Perform in Phoenix, the World's Oldest and Best-Known Collegiate a Cappella Singing Group

The Whiffenpoofs of Yale University will perform a public concert at Central United Methodist Church, 1875 North Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ, on Friday, January 9 at 7:00pm. This concert represents the group's second stop on its 2015 Winter Tour between Denver, Colorado and Honolulu, Hawaii. Each year, fourteen seniors are selected to be in the Whiffenpoofs, the world's oldest and best-known collegiate a cappella singing group. Founded in 1909, the all-male ensemble claims a ...

 


 

Arizona, Phoenix, Event Date: January 29-31, 2015

Phoenix Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival, January 29-31, Arizona State Fairgrounds

The 21st annual Phoenix Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival will take place on January 29-31 from 10am to 5pm daily at the Arizona State Fairgrounds, 1825 W. McDowell Rd, Phoenix, AZ. Over 15,000 people enjoyed last year’s successful show. This year’s show boasts a 10% increase in booths over 2014. With nearly 350 vendor booths, this will be Arizona’s largest creative event of its kind. At the Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival you will find a wide variety of sewing, quilting, needle-art and ...

 


 

Arkansas, Little Rock, Event Date: January 22 & 23, 2015

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra and Opera In The Rock Present Mozart’s Magic Flute at Albert Pike Masonic Center

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Philip Mann, Music Director and Conductor, in partnership with Opera In The Rock, opens the 2014-2015 Intimate Neighborhood Concerts series with Mozart’s Magic Flute. Performances are on Thursday, January 22nd and Friday January 23rd at 7 p.m. at the Albert Pike Masonic Center in downtown Little Rock. Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute) was written during the last year of Mozart’s life (1791). The opera was composed in the style of Singspiel ...

 


 

Arkansas, Little Rock, Event Dates:  Thursday, January 22 & 23, 2015 at 7:00 PM

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra and Opera In The Rock Present Mozart’s Magic Flute at Albert Pike Masonic Center, Little Rock

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Philip Mann, Music Director and Conductor, in partnership with Opera In The Rock, opens the 2014-2015 Intimate Neighborhood Concerts series with Mozart’s Magic Flute. Performances are on Thursday, January 22nd and Friday January 23rd at 7 p.m. at the Albert Pike Masonic Center, 712 Scott Street, downtown Little Rock. Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute) was written during the last year of Mozart’s life (1791). The opera was composed in the  ...

 


 

Arkansas, Little Rock, Event Dates: January 22/23, March 12, and May 14, 2015

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Presents Intimate Neighborhood Concerts

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Philip Mann, Music Director and Conductor, presents the 2014-2015 Intimate Neighborhood Concerts (INC) Series in Little Rock, AR. The ASO presents Mozart’s two-act opera, The Magic Flute, in partnership with Opera in the Rock at the Albert Pike Masonic Center, Night Serenades featuring the music of Mozart, Tchaikovsky, and ASO Composer of the Year John Corigliano at St. James United Methodist Church, and Baroque by ...

 


 

Arkansas, Maumelle, Event Date:  January 31 & February 1, 2015

Violin Prodigy Randall Goosby Performs Mozart with the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Maumelle AR

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra (ASO), Philip Mann, Music Director and Conductor, presents the fourth concert in the 2014-2015 Stella Boyle Smith Masterworks Series: Tchaikovsky and Mozart Festival. The concert takes place at the Maumelle Performing Arts Center, 100 Victory Lane, Maumelle AR, on Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. The ASO, under the baton of guest conductor Vladimir Verbitsy, is joined by young violin ...

 


 

California, Santa Barbara, Event Date: January 23 to 25, 2015

Antiques, Decorative Arts & Vintage Show and Sale Coming to Santa Barbara, January 23 to 25

Show to Benefit Child Abuse Listening Mediation (CALM), a local nonprofit agency specializing in the prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect. The Antiques, Decorative Arts & Vintage Show and Sale will be held January 23 to 25 at the Earl Warren Showgrounds, Santa Barbara, CA (Hwy 101 at Las Positas). The grounds will be filled to the rafters with beautiful antiques and unique decorative pieces brought to Santa Barbara by dealers from all over the west coast. The Antique Appraisal Clinic ...

 


 

California, Costa Mesa, Event Date: January 17

3rd Annual Orange County Baby & Kidz Expo, Costa Mesa, CA

The 3rd Annual Orange County Baby & Kidz Expo will take place on Saturday, January 17, 2015, from 10am - 5pm at the OC Fair & Event Center (previously known as Orange County Fairgrounds), 88 Fair Dr., Costa Mesa, CA. The Baby & Kidz Expo is about education and entertainment. Started twelve years ago, Baby & Kidz Expo has been featured on ABC, CBS, NBC & FOX and is the largest indoor family expo circuit which takes place in California, Colorado & Texas with an ...

 


 

California, Pasadena, Event Date: January 24, 2015

8th Annual Los Angeles Baby & Kidz Expo, Pasadena, CA

The 8th Annual Los Angeles Baby & Kidz Expo will take place on Saturday, January 24, 2015, from 10am - 5pm at the Pasadena Convention Center, 300 E. Green St., Pasadena, CA. The Baby & Kidz Expo is about education and entertainment. Started twelve years ago, Baby & Kidz Expo has been featured on ABC, CBS, NBC & FOX and is the largest indoor family expo circuit which takes place in California, Colorado & Texas with an average of 10,421 in attendance. Each Baby & Kidz ...

 


 

Colorado, Denver, Event Date: Sunday, Jan 4, 2015, Noon - 4:30pm (Show: Noon - 4pm, Fashion Show: 4:30pm)

Nationally acclaimed David Tutera to MC the Colorado Bridal and Fashion Show, Denver, January 4th

Nationally acclaimed David Tutera to MC the Colorado Bridal and Fashion Show and debut his formalwear line and showcase his Mon Cheri Wedding Gowns. The show takes place at Curtis Hotel, 1405 Curtis Street, Denver, on Sunday, January 4th, 2015, Noon - 4:30pm (Show: Noon - 4pm, Fashion Show: 4:30pm). Tutera is America's celebrity wedding planner featured on national TV shows: Today, Extra!, The View and more and host to his own WE tv's hit primetime show ...

 


 

Colorado, Pueblo, Event Date: September 19, 2014 - January 11, 2015

Sangre de Cristo Arts Center Brings Picasso, Matisse and Chagall Collection to Pueblo

The Sangre de Cristo Arts Center celebrates the most important artists of the 20th century with Picasso, Matisse and Chagall, an exhibition of prints, opening its doors to the public September 19. An opening reception for Arts Center members will be held September 18. Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, and Marc Chagall were among the trailblazers of their time, an era defined by artistic leaps in freedom from academia constraints ...

 


 

Florida, Pinellas Park, Event Date: January 31, 2015

Cider & Mead Festival comes to Pinellas County, Florida, January 31st

Cajun Cafe on the Bayou is known for producing some of the best beer festivals in Florida. This year, Cajun Cafe on the Bayou is adding a new beer festival to their roster, with the addition of the Cider & Mead Festival on January 31, 2015, from 2-6pm. Cider is a fermented alcoholic beverage typically made from apples, but new craft ciders are using many other fruits as well. The alcohol content in cider can range from 1.2% ABV to 12%. Mead is an alcoholic beverage made by ...

 


 

Florida, Fort Myers, Event Date: January 9-11, 2015

Fort Myers Home and Remodeling Show, January 9-11, Fort Myers

South West Florida's biggest home show, will take place January 9-11, in down town Fort Myers at the Harborside Event center, 1375 Monroe street. From floors to doors, spas to saunas, kitchens to flooring, the Fort Myers Home and Remodeling Show has everything for your home inside and out. There will be painting demonstrations by Brian Santos of the Wizards work shop, a drawing for a 3 day cruise courtesy of Jill Venturi Cruise One and health screenings by Walgreens. Hours are Friday ...

 


 

Georgia, Jekyll Island, Event Date: January 1, 2 & 3, 2015

Bluegrass Music Celebrates New Year's at Jekyll Island, GA, January 1, 2 & 3, 2015 Promoters Adams Bluegrass, LLC, announce that the 39th Annual New Year's Bluegrass Festival will be held January 1, 2 & 3, 2015 at Jekyll Island, in the New Convention Center, 75 North Beachview Drive, Jekyll Island, GA. Performers include: The Clinton Gregory Bluegrass Band, The James King Band, The Spinney Brothers, Springfield Exit, Rhonda Vincent & The Rage ...

 


 

Illinois, Oakbrook Terrace, Event Date: January 24th & 25th, 2015

Home and Garden Expo Returns to Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois

The Home and Garden Expo returns to the beautiful Drury Lane Theater and Event Center on January 24th & 25th for its largest event ever with free admission and free valet parking. This fine 30,000 sq. ft. event provides the ultimate in convenience and savings to homeowners in the Greater Oak Brook communities as well as the entire Chicagoland area. The event highlights displays of hundreds of home improvement products and services presented by local and national ...

 


 

Illinois

Grayland Productions to launch a New Home Show at McCormick Place, Chicago, January 23-25, 2015

Chicago, IL (March 27, 2014) - The Ideal Home Show Chicago will offer ideas and inspiration from the Chicago areas top home and garden experts. Nearly 300 exhibitors and 1,000 experts will be on-site to provide professional advice, the latest products and new trends for the home and garden. This comprehensive shopping opportunity for buyers for home décor and remodeling ideas will motivate homeowners to start preparing for the spring season.  "The opportunity to produce a new, high-quality home show at McCormick Place is something we are thrilled about," said ...

 


 

Massachusetts, Worcester, Event Date: Thursday, January 15, 2015

Worcester Chamber Music Society Performs "The Exotics - A Café Concert"

The Worcester Chamber Music Society will performs The Exotics - A Café Concert, on Thursday, January 15, 2015, at the Nuovo Restaurant, 92 Shrewsbury Street, Worcester MA (6:30 PM dinner seating; 8:00-9:00 PM concert). Admission is $52.00 for the dinner and concert; $27.00 for the concert only. Hailed as a group with “style, imagination and chops,” the Worcester Chamber Music Society is a group not to be missed. Experience chamber music in an informal, interactive café ...

 


 

Massachusetts, Springfield, Event Date: November 18, 2014 to April 26, 2015

Origami Interpretations: The Art of Gloria Garfinkel, on View at the George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum, Springfield, MA

Origami Interpretations displays twenty five vibrant paintings, sculptures and prints by New York artist, Gloria Garfinkel. Garfinkel’s work combines complex geometry and painterly invention, informed by Japanese art and design. The artist has been particularly drawn to the kimono, the traditional dress, and the obi, the wide sash that is worn with it. Her work will be on view at the George Walter ...

 


 

New York, New York, Event Date: January 14, 2015

"Winter Romance" Concert and Wine Reception Presented by Spectrum Symphony of New York, NYC, January 14

The Spectrum Symphony of New York will present its “Winter Romance” concert and wine reception, conducted by Artistic Director David A. Grunberg, on Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 at 7:30PM in the West Village, NYC (St. Joseph's, 371 Avenue of the Americas). Distinguished oboist Gerard Reuter will make a New York concerto appearance, performing Mozart's brilliant Oboe Concerto in C. Also on the program will be a new work “Serenade” for orchestra by JunYi Chow, violinist ...

 


 

New York, New York, Event Date: January 25, 2015

Awaken Wellness Fair Returns to New York City on January 25th

At the time of year when things tend to seem dull and dreary, the Awaken Wellness Fair returns to New York City to brighten, enlighten and inform. Featuring over 100 exhibitors, healers, speakers and intuitives, the Awaken Fair offers the latest information on being healthy in both traditional ways (they offer nutritional advice) and non-traditional ways. The fair includes speakers all day, with CD’s of presentations available immediately; talented holistic practitioners and intuitive ...

 


 

Ohio, Cleveland, Event Date: January 29 and 31, 2015 

Vadim Gluzman featured in Jean-Michel Molkhou's sequel: Great Violinists of the Twentieth Century, Volume 2 – Comes to Cleveland in January, 2015.

On September 25, 2014, the French publishing house Buchet-Chastel released the much-anticipated Volume Two of Jean-Michel Molkhou's acclaimed 2011 survey, "Great Violinists of the Twentieth Century." The 480 page sequel, with a foreword by Gidon Kremer, picks up where the first ends and is devoted to the world's top thirty virtuoso violinists born during the second half of the century, between 1948 and 1985. The book includes violinist Vadim Gluzman who will be giving his first performances with the Cleveland Orchestra ...

 


 

Oregon, Oregon City, Event Date: October, 2014 - January 15, 2015

New exhibit in partnership with the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde, Oregon City

The Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde’s Chachalu Tribal Museum and Cultural Center is continuing its collaboration with the End of the Oregon Trail Interpretive & Visitor Information Center on several Native American historical exhibits. A new exhibit, “Before the Grand Ronde Reserve: Native Presence and Assimilation at Willamette Falls,” is now open through January 15, 2015. This newest collaboration joins other enhancements the Tribe ...

 


 

Virginia, Richmond, Event Date: January, 10 2015

Chamber Music Society of Central VA opens its Winter Baroque series with musical storytelling, Richmond, VA

The Chamber Music Society of Central Virginia, one of the most innovative and accessible classical music organizations in Virginia, celebrates its tenth anniversary in the 2014 / 2015 concert season. CMSCVA will kick off 2015 with two concerts of Baroque music. These concerts will take listeners on a musical journey through Baroque Europe, from Italy to England - all through exciting HIP (Historically Informed Performance) interpretations on period instruments. Dramatic storytelling is ...

 



Virginia, Richmond, Event Date: January 12, 2015

Chamber Music Society of Central VA continues Baroque series with the music of Vivaldi, Richmond, VA

The Chamber Music Society of Central Virginia, one of the most innovative and accessible classical music organizations in Virginia, celebrates its tenth anniversary in the 2014 / 2015 concert season. Virtuoso performances are featured on Monday January 12th at 7:30pm at the First Unitarian Universalist Church (1000 Blanton Ave., Richmond, VA), in a concert entitled Concerto Barocchi. Joining the Society as guests for this event will be eight world-class classical musicians from the US and abroad. Admission: $25 Regular, $20 Senior (60+), $5 Student. Find out more at ...

 


 

Virginia, Fredericksburg, Event Date: January 23-24-25, 2015

Someone Will Win a Free Boat at the 10th Annual Fredericksburg Boat Show

Boating season isn’t here yet, but you can get ready for it at the Fredericksburg Boat Show, January 23 to 25, 2015, at the Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center (2371 Carl D. Silver Parkway). To celebrate the show’s 10th Anniversary, an attendee of the Fredericksburg Boat Show will win a free boat. The Ballantine Management Group and Prince William Marina have teamed to provide someone with an incredible opportunity to win a brand new 16-foot Bayliner boat, valued at more than $17,000 ... 

 


Washington, SeaTac, Event Date: January 24, 2015

Dorpat and Sherrard Return with "Then and Now" Photos Program to Highline Historical Society

The Highline Historical Society is hosting a “Now and Then” presentation by popular documentary photographers/historians/authors Paul Dorpat and Jean Sherrard on Saturday, January 24, 2 PM at SeaTac City Hall. Dorpat has written his excellent column for The Seattle Times’ Sunday Magazine since 1982, and has published a dozen books, including three volumes of regional now-and-then photographic comparisons drawn from his column, and “Building Washington,” an illustrated encyclopedic study of the state's historical development  ...