Get in the festive mood with the EGAD Holiday Tree Lighting edition of First Friday by enjoying music by Penny Creek Band, lighting up the tree with Mayor Meehan, enjoying "snowfall" lights in the old live oak, eating some great Double D BBQ, the Hitchin' Kitchin' and a rock climbing wall and more, plus other things happening in the district...
...Fifth Avenue Art Gallery is hosting their 34th Holiday Craft Show. Visit them from 5:30 pm through 8:30 pm. Their art exhibit runs thru Jan 7.
...Jazz Friday at Foosaner Art Museum/FIT in the Harris Community Auditorium 5:30 – 7:30. Free holiday jazz by Hafer House Jazz. The Hafer family will travel from Zephyrhills, FL, to perform jazz classics. Performing will be Mike Hafer, piano; Lorri Hafer, vocals; Paul Hafer, bass; and Dave Dunscombe, drums. On view in the galleries, Radiant Messenger: Drawings by China Marks. At the Renee Renee Foosaner Education Center, enjoy the Holiday Pottery Sale from 5:30-8pm. The annual Student Holiday Pottery Sale features unique handmade gifts for sale made by Renee Foosaner Education Center students and instructors, including functional and decorative pottery. Gifts starting at $5. Cash and cards accepted.
...Art & Antique Studio is hosting an exhibit of their Tuesday afternoon watercolorists. Meet Kay Williamson, a former elementary school teacher and resident of Satellite Beach, and published author who will be in the gallery with her latest title Murder at the Regional Hospital.