Florida's Historic Coast Calendar of Events Nights of Lights Nov 2017-Jan 2018 - Page 18

November 18 Miles Electric Band at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall The Miles Electric Band revisits the repertoire from Miles Davis’ electric period as a framework for modern jazz innovation. Doors open at 7 p.m., and the performance is at 8 p.m. Admission is $64 and $54. 1050 A1A North, Ponte Vedra Beach 904-209-0367 www.pvconcerthall.com November 18-January 31 Nights of Lights During Nights of Lights, St. Augustine glows with holiday magic - from the ground to the rooftops. Known as one of the best holiday lighting displays in the world, St. Augustine’s Night of Lights features millions of tiny white lights that create a magical atmosphere in the nation’s oldest city. Tracing its origins to the Spanish tradition of displaying a white candle in the window during the Christmas holidays, the spectacular lighting reflects the city’s history and illuminates the beautiful setting for lasting holiday memories. www.NightsofLights.com November 19 Tour de Farm 2017 Hosted by Slow Food First Coast, this event features more than 50 local farms, artisan food makers and chefs. Participants can visit participating farms and taste food samples created with local food by local chefs. The event is from noon-5 p.m. A car pass, which is a ticket to visit any of the participating farms, is available for $20 and can be purchased online. Visit the website for participating farms, artisans and restaurants. slowfoodjax@gmail.com www.slowfoodfirstcoast.org/tour-de-farm November 19 Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall Enjoy down-home feel-good blues musician Elvin Bishop performing along with his friends, guitarist/pianist Bob Welsh and perc ussionist/vocalist Willy Jordan - The Big Fun Trio. Doors open at 7 p.m., and the performance is at 8 p.m. Admission ranges from $66.50-$46.50. 1050 A1A North, Ponte Vedra Beach 904-209-0367 www.pvconcerthall.com November 19-January 6 Ripley’s Red Trains Nights of Lights Tours Take an enchanting trip through St. Augustine’s spectacular Nights of Lights aboard one of Ripley’s festive red trains with holiday carols and free magic- viewing glasses included. On Friday and Saturday nights, Ripley’s also offers a VIP Tour that avoids waiting in line and a number of special activities including our marshmallow-roasting pit, activities and holiday movies. The Red Train tours depart from Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Museum. from 6-8 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 6-10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $10.99 for adults and $5.99 for youth. The VIP Tour on Friday and Saturday is $14 for adults and $7 for youth. Reservations and ticket- purchasing options are available online. 19 San Marco Ave., St. Augustine 904-824-1606 www.ripleys.com/redtrains 18