February Events, 2016

 


 

California, La Habra Heights, Event Date: February 26, 27 & 28, 2016

Hillcrest Festival of Fine Arts showcasing the works of outstanding artists

The Hillcrest Festival of Fine Arts, showcasing the works of outstanding artists from all over Southern California, will be celebrating its 56th anniversary Friday, Saturday and Sunday, February 26, 27 and 28, 2016 at its hillside setting in La Habra Heights, CA (2000 West Rd.). There is no admission charge and parking is free for all attendees. Two hundred artists will be exhibiting, selling, and in many cases, demonstrating ...

 


Florida, Palatka, Event Dates: February 18, 19 & 20, 2016

Bluegrass Music Celebrates at Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch, Palatka, Florida

Promoters Adams Bluegrass, LLC, announce that the 12th Annual Palatka Bluegrass Festival will be held at Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch in Palatka, Florida on February 18, 19 & 20, 2016. The three day event begins on (Thursday) February 18, 2016 at 12:00 Noon, with Open Stage Daily at 11:00 a.m. and goes until 10:00 p.m. each night. The Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch offers 790 acres adjoining the St. John’s River with plenty ...

 


Illinois, Crystal Lake, Event Date: February 13 & 14, 2016

Home and Garden Expo Returns to Crystal Lake Holiday Inn, IL

The Crystal Lake Home and Garden Expo (www.CrystalLakeHomeShow.com) returns to the Holiday Inn Hotel & Conference Center on February 13th & 14th for McHenry County’s most popular home improvement event with free admission and free parking. This year’s event provides the ultimate in convenience and savings to homeowners in the area, highlighting the latest home improvement products and services ...

 


Virginia, Fredericksburg, Event Date: February 13 to 14, 2016

Fredericksburg Kids Expo returns for another year of fun for the Kids in the Fredericksburg, VA area

The Annual Fredericksburg Kids Expo, with presenting Sponsor Fredericksburg Parent Magazine, is a family fun event taking place at the Fredericksburg Expo and Conference Center (2371 Carl D Silver Parkway, Fredericksburg VA 22401) on Saturday, February 13: 10am-5pm and Sunday, February 14: 11am-4pm. This is a show for babies, tots, kids, tweeners and the entire family. Enjoy an exciting weekend where expecting  ...

 


Florida, Miami Beach, Event Date: February 19/February 21

South Beach Chamber Ensemble will present 19th Century Genius, Coral Gables, FL and at the MB Botanical Garden, Miami

The South Beach Chamber Ensemble will present 19th Century Genius, on Friday, February 19, 2016 at 8:00pm at the Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gables, FL 33134 and Sunday, February 21, 2016 at 6:00pm at the MB Botanical Garden, 2000 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139. The event will feature two magnificent string sextets by master composers of the 19th century. The String ...

 


Pennsylvania, Doylestown, Event Date: Through June 12, 2016

Test Your Survival Skills in the Interactive Exhibit, American Adventure, Mercer Museum, Doylestown, PA

The Mercer Museum's latest exhibit, American Adventure, puts visitors into the shoes of the original American colonists and challenges them to survive for one year, in this realistic role-play adventure. Sound easy? Think again… Of the original 104 settlers who arrived in the spring of 1607, fewer than 40 survived the first twelve months. Visitors will wind their way through interactive galleries set within a challenging 2500 square  ...

 


New Jersey, Summit, Event Date: February 20, 2016

Masterwork Chorus Presents Forest and Vale: Settings of Beloved Poems to Warm Your Heart

Enjoy an evening with The Masterwork Chorus as they explore themes of nature in Forest and Vale on February 20, 2016 at 8:00 pm at Calvary Episcopal Church, 31 Woodland Avenue, Summit, NJ Music Director Chris Shepard leads the 100-voice chorus with noted accompanist Carol Walker at the piano. In Blakesongs, Richard Charlton sets five of William Blake’s much-loved poems including “The Tyger” and “To See the ...

 


Florida, Palm City, Event Date: February 12th, 2016

Hits from Lloyd Webber's Top Ten Shows Sung By Internationally Acclaimed Performers, Lake Worth, FL

Artists For a Cause will present the Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber concert on February 12th at 8pm at the Duncan Theater, 4200 Congress Ave., Lake Worth, FL 33461. The concert will include hit songs from his most popular 10 shows , including Phantom of the Opera, Cats, Jesus Christ Superstar, Evita, Starlight Express, Requiem and more. International vocalist, Terry Barber is joined by Carbonel Award-winning actress, Shelley Keelor, a young soprano prodigy, and a chamber orchestra of world-class ...

 


Texas, Dallas & Fort Worth, Event Dates: February 11 and 12, 2016

Allegro Guitar Series Presents Chet Atkins Tribute Featuring Guitarists John Knowles & Martin Taylor to Be Held in Dallas & Fort Worth

The Fort Worth Classic Guitar Society will present the Allegro Guitar Series Chet Atkins Tribute featuring guitarists John Knowles & Martin Taylor to be held in Dallas & Fort Worth on February 11 at 7:30PM and February 12 at 8:00PM. Very few guitarists have touched as many lives as the great American guitarist Chet Atkins. In the later part of his career he chose a handful of his favorite artists to receive his “CGP” (Certified Guitar ...

 


Maryland, Silver Spring, Event Date: February 6, 2016

Folklore Society Mid-Winter Festival, Silver Spring, MD

The Folklore Society of Greater Washington, DC (FSGW) will hold their Mid-Winter Festival Silver Spring, MD on February 6 from 12 noon to 10:30 pm at the Takoma Park Middle School, 7611 Piney Branch Road, Silver Spring, MD.   The annual celebration includes Chanteys and shape note singing, doo wop and duets, English dance and Irish laments, banjos and bodhrans and ballads. Dance all day, or try some of the 40 plus  ...

 


Illinois, Chicago, Event Date: Sunday, February 7, 2016
The Classical Symphony Orchestra Presents Rachmaninoff Symphony No. 2 in E Minor, Chicago

The Classical Symphony Orchestra will be giving the second concert of the 2015-16 Season, Rachmaninoff Symphony No. 2 in E Minor, on Sunday, February 7, 2016 at 3pm. The concert will be performed in the Salme Harju Steinberg Fine Arts Center Auditorium at Northeastern Illinois University, located at 3701 West Bryn Mawr Avenue, Chicago. Free parking is located in Parking Lot F next to the Fine Arts Center. Ticket prices are $10.00 general ...

 


Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, Event Date: February 27, 2016

Kente Arts Alliance Welcomes Home Jeff “Tain” Watts, Pittsburgh, PA

On Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 8 pm, Kente Arts Alliance welcomes home jazz drummer Jeff “Tain” Watts to the Kelly-Strayhorn Theater, 5941 Penn Avenue, East Liberty, Pittsburgh, PA 15206. General Admission: $30 - $40. Tickets are available online:  www.showclix.com, By phone: 888.71.TICKETS or 888-718-4253. Or at these locations: Dorsey’s Records (Homewood), Stedeford’s Record Shop (Northside), Jamil’s Global Village, East Liberty ...

 


 

California, Palo Alto, Event Date: February 19 through 28, 2016

West Bay Opera tackles Tchaikovsky's Masterpiece Opera Eugene Onegin

The West Bay Opera will present Tchaikovsky's Masterpiece Opera Eugene Onegin February 19 through 28 at the Lucie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Rd., Palo Alto, CA. Admission is $45 - $83. In 19th century Russia, a young aristocrat rejects the love of a simply country girl. Returning years later to find her married to a high ranking member of the nobility, he realizes that she has been his only true love all along. She loves him too, but knows that ...

 



New York, Port Washington, Event Date: Through February 6, 2016

Historical Society Costume Exhibit at Cow Neck Peninsula Historical Society, Port Washington, NY

The Cow Neck Peninsula Historical Society of Port Washington launches its major exhibit, “Costume & Culture,” that runs through February 6, 2016. Docent led tours are every Saturday at 12:30pm. Made possible through the generous sponsorship of Brooks Brothers, the exhibit features historic garments presented in context with their heritage and history. Showcasing more than 65 garments plus countless accessories ...