Calendar

This is the listing of FOFF Folk Related
events throughout the State of Florida

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OCTOBER 2014 - Calendar

Note: We do our best to ensure that the information contained in the calendar is accurate, based on information that is sent to us and information on the performers' websites.  However, all events are subject to change, so before you attend an event listed in the calendar, we suggest that you check with the producer or the venue to verify that the event is still taking place.

OCTOBER 2014

October 23, Thursday, Punta Gorda, BRENDAN NOLAN, The Celtic Ray, 145 East Marion Ave, Punta Gorda, 941-505-9219, http://www.brendannolan.com

October 23, Thursday, Eustis, Elaine Mahon and Shane Myers, Songwriter’s Night at Olivia’s Coffee House, 108 N Bay St., Eustis, 7pm to 9:30pm, For more info:  email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , 352-357-1887, http://www.oliviascoffeehouse.com/index.asp

October 24, Friday, Sarasota, ROD MACDONALD, Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat, Sarasota, 941-894-6469, http://www.wslr.org, http://www.rodmacdonald.net/

October 24, Friday, Winter Garden, BRIAN SMALLEY, JR's Attic Door, 28 W Plant St,  Winter Garden, 8pm,  http://www.reverbnation.com/briansmalley

October 24, Friday, El Jobean, Belmont & Jones, The Bean Depot Cafe & Museum, 4370 Garden Rd, El Jobean, 6pm to 9pm, free, 941-627-3344​, http://belmontandjones.com/home

October 24, Friday, Dunedin, Dean Johanesen, Rosie's Tavern, 730 Broadway, Dunedin, 7:30pm to 11pm, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Rosies-Tavern-of-Dunedin/118816951480502/    http://www.deanjohanesen.com/band/home.htm

October 24, Friday, Cocoa Beach, BRENDAN NOLAN, Nolan's Irish Pub, 204 W. Cocoa Beach Causeway (AIA & 520), Cocoa Beach, 321-783-8499, http://www.brendannolan.com

October 24, Friday, Ft Myers, BILL METTS, ACMA Listening Room, Concerts held at All Faiths Unitarian Congregation, 2756 McGregor Blvd, Ft. Myers, 7pm, $15 donation, http://www.americanacma.org

October 24, Friday, Panama City, LUCKY MUD, Fall Harvest Dinner/Captain Anderson's, 5550 N. Lagoon Drive, Panama City, 7pm, 850-763-7359,  http://www.luckymudmusic.com/

October 24, Friday, Sarasota, ROD MACDONALD, Fogartyville Community Media and Arts Center, 525 Kumquat, Sarasota, 8pm, 941-894-6469, http://www.wslr.org, http://www.rodmacdonald.net/

October 24, Friday, Sarasota, Faerie Elaine in Concert, House Concert, Home of Madri Wilson, 7:30pm, $20 includes a FREE CD of Elaine’s choice, Please call or email to register, Space is limited, 941-957-1376, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

October 24, Friday, Sarasota, PASSERINE, The Tea House sponsored block party for all of the businesses in Gillespie Village, 1869 Fruitville Rd, Sarasota,  8pm, http://passerinemusic.net/passerine/

October 24 - 26, Friday - Sunday, High Springs, 2014 Florida State Fiddler Association Annual Convention, Oleno State Park, 410 S.E. O'Leno Park Road, High Springs, http://www.nettally.com/fiddler/annual%20convention_003.htm   http://www.floridastateparks.org/oleno/

October 25, Saturday, Orlando, PASSERINE AND BELMONT & JOnes, Fodor’s Grove, 2218 Vincent Rd Orlando, 8pm, http://www.reverbnation.com/passerine  http://www.reverbnation.com/belmontjones

October 25, Saturday, Cocoa Beach, BRENDAN NOLAN, Nolan's Irish Pub, 204 W. Cocoa Beach Causeway (AIA & 520), Cocoa Beach, 321-783-8499, http://www.brendannolan.com

October 25, Saturday, Lakeland, ROD MACDONALD, Friends of Joe Concert, UU Center, 3140 Troy Ave, Lakeland, 8 pm, $12 adult/$5 student advance, $15/$7 door, 863-646-1972, Joe's Cafe will open at 5:30 for dinner or snack, reservation suggested, http://www.joeprine.org/   http://www.rodmacdonald.net/

October 25, Saturday, Largo, Gypsy Star w/ Rebecca Zapen, Country Jubilee @ Heritage Village, 11909 125th St, Largo, 8pm, 727-582-2123, http://www.zapen.com/

October 25, Saturday, Yalaha, BRIAN SMALLEY, Yalaha Bakery, 8210 County Road 48, Yalaha, 11am - 2pm,  http://www.reverbnation.com/briansmalley

October 25, Saturday, Silver Springs, GRANT PEEPLES, Rainbow Hammock Concert & Fish Fry, 11820 NE Hwy 314, Sliver Springs, Invitation only event, Contact Dan or Donna at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on Facebook: Rainbow Hammock, Feel free to bring camping gear and stay the night. Doors at 3. Food at 5. Music at 7,  http://www.reverbnation.com/grantpeeples

October 25, Saturday, St Petersburg, Dean Johanesen, Folk Fest St. Pete, 1124 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, 10am to 8pm, http://www.creativeclay.org/  http://www.deanjohanesen.com/band/home.htm

October 25, Saturday, Eustis, SARAH MAC BAND, Olivia's Coffee House, 108 N Bay Street, Eustis, 7pm to 10pm, 352-357-1887, http://www.oliviascoffeehouse.com

October 25, Saturday, St Petersburg, Faerie Elaine, Circus McGurkis, Lake Vista Park; 1401 62nd Avenue S, St Petersburg, 12:30pm, 727-346-8598,  http://circusmcgurkis.org/entertainment/

October 25, Saturday, Lakeland, ROD MACDONALD, Friends of Joe Concert, UU Center, 3140 Troy Ave, Lakeland, 8pm, 863-646-1972, Joe's Cafe will open at 5:30 for dinner or snack, reservation suggested, http://www.joeprine.org/, http://www.rodmacdonald.net/

October 25, Saturday, High Springs, HIGH SPRINGS ANNUAL FALL FESTIVAL, James Paul Park behind City Hall and Downtown Main St, High Springs, 10am to 5pm, 386-454-3120, http://www.highsprings.com/welcome/index.php/announcements/upcoming-events/item/fall-festival-2014

October 25 & 26, Saturday & Sunday, Sarasota, 4th Annual Croctoberfest, Myakka River State Park, 13208 SR 72, Sarasota, Sat. noon-7pm, Sun. noon-5pm. The Anderson Brothers, Yo Mamas, Torne & Frayde and C Sharp Duo are some of the bands that will be playing. http://www.myakkaoutpost.com/events.html

October 26, Sunday, Orlando, Friction Farm W/ Charlie Robertson OPENING, Central Florida Folk's House Concert Series, Villa ConRoy, 1521 West Ivanhoe Blvd, Orlando, 2:30 pm, Donation $12.00, 407-679-6426, http://www.cffolk.org   http://www.reverbnation.com/frictionfarm  http://charlierobertsonmusic.com/

October 26, Sunday, Lakeland, ROD MACDONALD - Interactive Songwriter's Workshop, UU Center, 3140 Troy Ave, Lakeland, 3pm, 863-646-1972, http://www.rodmacdonald.net/

October 27, Monday, Sarasota, Patchouli, Sarasota Folk Club concert at the Sailing Squadron, 1717 Ken Thompson Pkwy, Open Mic 7:15pm, concert 8:30pm, $10 or more donation requested, Info, Jean 941-377-9256 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ,  http://www.sarafolk.org  http://www.patchouli.net/

October 28, Tuesday, St Petersburg, BELMONT AND JONES, Florida Folk Night, Butler’s Old Key West Grill (formally Beaks-St Pete), 2451 Central Avenue, Saint Petersburg, 7pm - 10pm, https://www.facebook.com/butlers.barbecue

October 29, Wednesday, Sarasota,  Dean Johanesen, The Cottage, 153 Avenida Messina, Sarasota, 6:30pm to 9:30pm, http://www.deanjohanesen.com/band/home.htm

October 30, Thursday, Lakeland, Dean Johanesen, Fresco's, 132 S Kentucky Ave, Lakeland, 8pm to 11pm, http://www.frescoslakeland.com/home.html http://www.deanjohanesen.com/band/home.htm

October 30, Thursday, Jacksonville, Paul & Kay Garfinkel, Mark Mandeville & Raianne Richards, Mudville Music Room, 3105 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, 7:30pm, $10, 904-352-7008, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Text 904-635-4176, http://www.raylewispresents.com

October 30, Thursday, Santa Rosa Beach, FRANK LINDAMOOD, Americana Under the Stars at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park, 7525 W Scenic Highway 30A, Santa Rosa Beach,  7pm (open mic 6:30pm), donations, 850-267-8332, http://www.floridastateparks.org/topsailhill/events.cfm?viewevent=11401#11401  http://www.luckymudmusic.com/

October 30 - November 2, Thursday - Sunday, St Petersburg,  SPIFFS 40th Annual International Folk Fair, Vinoy Park, 501 5th Ave NE, Saint Petersburg,  http://www.spiffs.org/main.html

October 31, Friday, Safety Harbor, BRENDAN NOLAN, Nolan's Pub, 230 Main St, Safety Harbor, 727-400-6998, http://www.brendannolan.com

October 31, Friday, Ocala,
SCOTT AND MICHELLE DALZIEL, The Hilton, 3600 SW 36th Ave, Ocala, 6pm, 888-348-3133, http://www.reverbnation.com/scottandmichelledalziel

October 31, Friday, Tampa
, DEAN JOHANESEN, Southern Brewing & Winemaking, 4500 N Nebraska Ave, Tampa, 7pm to 10:30pm, http://www.southernbrewingwinemaking.com/ http://www.deanjohanesen.com/band/home.htm

October 31, Friday, Stuart
, JOEL ZOSS, The Grove Dock Bar, 4745 SE Desoto Ave., Stuart 34997, 7pm, 772-210-3100, http://thegrovedockbar.com/  http://www.joelzoss.com/  http://www.bluzpik.com/joelzoss/joelzossepk.htm


October 31, Friday, St Petersburg, Harp-O-Ween: Doug Deming and the Jewel Tones Featuring Dennis Gruenling, Palladium Theater Side Door Blues, 253 5th Ave North, St Petersburg, 8pm, 727-822-3590,  http://www.mypalladium.org

NOVEMBER 2014 Calendar

 
NOVEMBER 2014

November 1, Saturday, Daytona Beach, BRENDAN NOLAN, McK's, 218 South Beach St, Daytona Beach, 386-238-3321, http://www.brendannolan.com

November 1, Saturday, Mt Dora
, BRIAN SMALLEY, Mt Dora Brewing Co/ Rocking Rabbit, 405 S Highland Ave, Mt Dora, 8pm, 352-978-0752,  http://www.reverbnation.com/briansmalley


November 1, Saturday, Tampa, DEAN JOHANESEN, Southern Brewing & Winemaking, 4500 N Nebraska Ave, Tampa, 7pm to 10:30pm, http://www.southernbrewingwinemaking.com/ http://www.deanjohanesen.com/band/home.htm

November 1, Saturday, St Petersburg, Mindy Simmons w/ Lisa Bohn & Jamie Gee as guest performers: concert series Hosted by songwriter Carey Chaney, Benefit the local food bank, 33rd Street Coffeehouse, 5817 33rd Street East, Bradenton, 7pm, http://www.reverbnation.com/mindysimmons

November 1, Saturday, Tampa, REBECCA ZAPEN, w/ Jeremy Douglass (keys), LaRue Nickelson (gtr), Ian Goodman (drums), House Concert, Tampa, potluck 6pm, music 7pm, suggested donation $15 to $20, RSVP Susan, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , http://www.zapen.com/

November 1, Saturday, Ft Myers, JENNINGS AND KELLER, ACMA Listening Room, Concerts held at All Faiths Unitarian Congregation, 2756 McGregor Blvd, Ft. Myers, http://www.americanacma.org

November 1, Saturday, Homosassa, All Nature Coast Friends of Blues' Blues n' BBQ, Museum Café, 10466 Yulee Dr, Homosassa, Noon to 4pm, $15 advance, $20 door, Info 352-628-1081

November 2, Sunday, Lynn Haven, FRANK LINDAMOOD, Americana Cafe at Roberts Hall, 831 Florida Ave, Lynn Haven, open mic 3pm, show 4pm, donations, 850-722-4915 or 850-774-3561, http://www.luckymudmusic.com/

November 1 & 2, Saturday & Sunday, Barberville, BARBERVILLE FALL FESTIVAL, Barberville Pioneer Settlement, 1776 Lightfoot Lane, Barberville, http://www.pioneersettlement.org      http://www.folkfiddle.com/barber.htm

November 4, Tuesday, St Petersburg, BOXCAR MOTEL, Florida Folk Night, Butler’s Old Key West Grill (formally Beaks-St Pete), 2451 Central Avenue, Saint Petersburg, 7pm - 10pm, https://www.facebook.com/butlers.barbecue

November 4, Tuesday, Jacksonville, Songwriters Contest, Mudville Music Room, 3105 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, 7:30pm, 904-352-7008, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Text 904-635-4176, http://www.raylewispresents.com

November 5, Wednesday, Jacksonville, SONGWRITERS' CIRCLE W/ LARRY MANGUM, CHARLEY SIMMONS, & TBD, Mudville Music Room, 3105 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, 7:30pm, 904-352-7008, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Text 904-635-4176, http://www.raylewispresents.com   http://www.reverbnation.com/larrymangum

November 5, Wednesday, South Tampa, Matt Bednarsky, South Tampa House Concert, 7:30pm, $10 - $20 suggested donation, for reservations call Gloria, 813-837-6572 home, 813-625-2688 cell, http://www.gloriasmusic.blogspot.com/

November 6, Thursday, Winter Garden, BRIAN SMALLEY, JR's Attic Door, 28 W Plant St,  Winter Garden, 7pm,  http://www.reverbnation.com/briansmalley

November 6, Thursday, Jacksonville, Malcolm Holcombe, Mudville Music Room, 3105 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, 7:30pm, 904-352-7008, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Text 904-635-4176, http://www.raylewispresents.com

November 6, Thursday,  Madeira Beach, GREEN GRASS REVIVAL, Florida Folk Night, Mad Beach Fish House, 13205 Gulf Blvd, Madeira Beach, 6pm to 10pm, 727-398-4103, http://www.madbeachfishhouse.com/

November 6, Thursday, Santa Rosa Beach, LUCKY MUD, Americana Under the Stars at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park, 7525 W Scenic Highway 30A, Santa Rosa Beach,  7pm (open mic 6:30pm), donations, 850-267-8332, http://www.floridastateparks.org/topsailhill/events.cfm?viewevent=11401#11401  http://www.luckymudmusic.com/

November 6 - 9, Thursday - Sunday, Brooksville, RIVERHAWK MUSIC FESTIVAL, Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road, Brooksville, http://www.riverhawkmusic.com/

November 7, Friday, St Petersburg, MEAN MARY CONCERT & BOOK SIGNING, Sacred Lands, 1620 Park Street N., St. Petersburg, 7:00 pm, $10, 727-432-9271, http://sacredlandspreservationandeducation.org/   http://meanmary.com/

November 7, Friday, Lakeland, BRENDAN NOLAN, Molly McHugh's, 111 S Kentucky Ave, Lakeland, 863-686-6231, http://www.brendannolan.com

November 7, Friday, Lecanto, 2PM w/ Promenade Action opening, Woodview Coffee House, 2628 Woodview Lane, Lecanto, doors 6:15pm, 941-204-9707, http://www.woodviewcoffeehouse.org

November 7, Friday, Clearwater, DEAN JOHANESEN, 1933 Pub & Grill, 2455 Nursery Road, Clearwater, 8pm to 11pm, http://1933pub.com/home.html / http://www.deanjohanesen.com/band/home.htm

November 7, Friday, Jacksonville, Sam Pacetti, Mudville Music Room, 3105 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, 7:30pm, 904-352-7008, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Text 904-635-4176, http://www.raylewispresents.com  http://sampacetti.com/

November 7, Friday, St Petersburg, St. Pete Blues Allstars, Palladium Theater Side Door Blues, 253 5th Ave North, St Petersburg, 8pm, 727-822-3590,  http://www.mypalladium.org

November 7, Friday, Port Charlotte, HOMEGROWN SOUNDS of Peg and Em, D'Vines Wine and Gift Emporium, 701 JC Center Court, Port Charlotte, 8pm to 11pm, 941-627-9463, http://www.dvineswineandgifts.com/

November 7, Friday Lake Worth, Songwriters' Circle w/ Marie Nofsinger, Amy Carol Webb, Rod MacDonald, Stonzek Theater (LW Playhouse), 713 Lake Ave, Lake Worth, 8pm, 561-296-9382, http://www.rodmacdonald.net/

November 8, Saturday, Sanford, MEAN MARY CONCERT, Little Fish, Huge Pond, 309 E. 1st Street, Sanford, 10pm, 407-221-1499, http://meanmary.com/

November 8, Saturday, Sarasota, MATT BEDNARSKY, Sarasota House Concerts, 7:30pm, suggested donation $15, seating limited, contact Lorrie at 215-805-0558, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Song samples at http://www.mattbednarsky.com/

November 8, Saturday, Sebring, CCC CELEBRATION FESTIVAL W/ BACK PORCH RIVIVAL, BANYAN BLUEGRASS BAND, JACKSON CREEK, BRIAN SMALLEY, Highlands Hammock State Park, 5931 Hammock Road, Sebring, 10am to 4pm, http://www.floridastateparks.org/highlandshammock/

November 8, Saturday, Ft Lauderdale, GRANT PEEPLES AND JEFF BLACK, Labyrinth Cafe, UU Church of Ft Lauderdale, 3970 NW 21st Ave, Ft. Lauderdale, 7:30pm, http://www.labyrinthcafe.com/index.html   http://www.grantpeeples.com/  http://www.jeffblack.com/

November 8, Saturday, Lakeland, Roy Schneider and Kim Mayfield, Among Friends Music - House Concerts, Lakeland, Potluck 6:30pm, Music 7:30 pm, RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or call 863-640-1763, http://www.amongfriendsmusic.com/, http://www.reverbnation.com/royschneider

November 8, Saturday, Lakeland, BRENDAN NOLAN, Molly McHugh's, 111 S Kentucky Ave, Lakeland, 863-686-6231, http://www.brendannolan.com

November 8, Saturday, St Petersburg, Have Gun, Will Travel, Palladium Theater Side Door Roots, 253 5th Ave North, St Petersburg, 8pm, 727-822-3590,  http://www.mypalladium.org

November 8, Saturday, Delray Beach, Rod MacDonald, O'Connor's, 210 NE 2d St, Delray Beach, 9pm, 561-330-0022, http://www.rodmacdonald.net/

November 9, Sunday, Dunnellon, AMY CAROL WEBB, Sunday Sampler Concert Series, The Historic Dunnellon Depot, 12061 S Williams St, Dunnellon, 2:30pm, 352-489-3766, https://www.facebook.com/sundaysampler/timeline

November 9, Sunday, Lynn Haven, LUCKY MUD, Americana Cafe at Roberts Hall, 831 Florida Ave, Lynn Haven, open mic 3pm, show 4pm, donations, 850-722-4915 or 850-774-3561, http://www.luckymudmusic.com/

November 11, Tuesday, St Petersburg, PANAMA RED, Florida Folk Night, Butler’s Old Key West Grill (formally Beaks-St Pete), 2451 Central Avenue, Saint Petersburg, 7pm - 10pm, https://www.facebook.com/butlers.barbecue

November 12, Wednesday, St Petersburg, Rod Picott, Palladium Theater Side Door SingerSongwriter, 253 5th Ave North, St Petersburg, 7:30pm, 727-822-3590,  http://www.mypalladium.org

November 13, Thursday, Jacksonville, Rod Picott AND TRACY GRAMMER, Mudville Music Room, 3104 Atlantic Blvd, Jacksonville, 904-352-7008, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Text 904-635-4176, http://www.raylewispresents.com  http://rodpicott.com/   http://www.tracygrammer.com

November 13, Thursday,  Madeira Beach, panama red, Florida Folk Night, Mad Beach Fish House, 13205 Gulf Blvd, Madeira Beach, 6pm to 10pm, 727-398-4103, http://www.madbeachfishhouse.com/

November 13, Thursday, Santa Rosa Beach, MEAN MARY, Americana Under the Stars at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park, 7525 W Scenic Highway 30A, Santa Rosa Beach,  7pm (open mic 6:30pm), donations, 850-267-8332, http://www.floridastateparks.org/topsailhill/events.cfm?viewevent=11401#11401  http://www.luckymudmusic.com/

November 14, Friday, Tampa, BRENDAN NOLAN, Molly Malone's, 304 E. Davis Blvd, Tampa, 813-304-2777, http://www.brendannolan.com

November 14, Friday, Winter Haven, SAM PACETTI, House Concert at Lakeside Music Room, Winter Haven, doors 6:45pm, concert 7:30pm, suggested donation $15, reservations required, Contact Sally: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Call 863-293-1510

November 14, Friday, Dunedin, TRACY GRAMMER W/ 2PM OPENING, Painted Fish Gallery, 350 Main St, Dunedin, 7:30pm, 727-734-5060, http://www.paintedfishgallery.com   http://www.tracygrammer.com/

November 14, Friday, Lakeland, Dean Johanesen, Tony's Studio B, 213 East Bay Street, Lakeland, 8pm to 11pm, http://www.reverbnation.com/venue/tonysstudioblakeland http://www.deanjohanesen.com/band/home.htm

November 14, Friday, Jacksonville, Gypsy Star featuring Rebecca Zapen, Mudville Music Room, 3105 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, 7:30pm, 904-352-7008, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Text 904-635-4176, http://www.raylewispresents.com   http://www.zapen.com/

November 14, Friday, Goodland, Rod MacDonald, The Little Bar, 205 Harbor Pl, Goodland, 8pm, 239-394-5663, http://www.rodmacdonald.net/

November 14, 15, 16, Friday - Sunday, St Petersburg, SUNSHINE STATE ACOUSTIC MUSIC CAMP, Boyd Hill Environmental Studies Area, 2900 31st Street SOUTH, St. Petersburg, http://www.cgmusicman.com/camp/index.html

November 15, Saturday, Tampa, BRENDAN NOLAN, Molly Malone's, 304 E. Davis Blvd, Tampa, 813-304-2777, http://www.brendannolan.com

November 15, Saturday, St Petersburg, GRANT PEEPLES, St. Pete Fish Fry & House Concert, St Petersburg, 6pm, $25,  Contact Amy Friedman at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to make reservations and for directions,  http://www.reverbnation.com/grantpeeples

November 15, Saturday, Port Charlotte, FMFI Benefit/food drive, Lake View Restaurant, 5605 McCall Road, Port Charlotte, 6:30pm - 9:30pm, Many of the songwriters on the FMFI CD and others will be performing, FMFI CDs will be available for purchase. Please bring canned goods/non-perishables for donation,  http://www.floridamusicfoodinitiative.org/

November 15, Saturday, Bushnell, 2014 Frank Thomas Florida Folk Heritage and Music Festival, Dade Battlefield Historic State Park, 7200 County Road 603, Bushnell, http://www.floridastateparks.org/dadebattlefield/   http://crackerheritagefestival.weebly.com/

November 15, Saturday, Pinellas County, ROD PICOTT, Our Kind Of Folk House Concerts, Pinellas County, Doors 7:15pm, Music 8pm, Directions to the specific venue will be given with your reservations, call Craig Huegel, 727-422-6583, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , http://www.ourkindoffolk.com

November 15, Saturday, Eustis, LARRY MANGUM, Lake Eustis Folk 3rd Saturday House Concerts @ Trout Lake Nature Center, 520 East County Rd 44, Eustis, Potluck 7pm, Music at 7:45pm,  Song circle at 9:15pm, $5 donation, 352-408-9800 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , http://www.troutlakenature.org   http://www.reverbnation.com/larrymangum

November 15, Saturday, Punta Gorda, HOMEGROWN SOUNDS of Peg and Em, Holiday Remembrance Service at Florida South Western State College Charlotte Campus Auditorium, 26300 Airport Road, Punta Gorda, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

November 16, Sunday, Cape Coral, BRIAN SMALLEY, House Concert, Cape Coral, Dinner 4pm, Concert 5pm. $20pp or $30 per couple (includes dinner and soft beverage), hosted by Paul Dunn. To make a reservation, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. http://www.reverbnation.com/briansmalley

November 16, Sunday, St Petersburg, PATRICK BALL, Caberfeidh Productions, Palladium Theater Side Door, 253 5th Ave North, St Petersburg, 7pm, $20.00 advance, $25 door, 727-822-3590,  http://www.mypalladium.org  http://caberfeidhproductions.com/    http://www.patrickball.com/

November 16, Sunday, Lynn Haven, MEAN MARY, Americana Cafe at Roberts Hall, 831 Florida Ave, Lynn Haven, open mic 3pm, show 4pm, donations, 850-722-4915 or 850-774-3561, http://www.luckymudmusic.com/

November 16, Sunday, Delray Beach, Tracy Grammer,
Arts Garage, 180 NE 1st St, Delray Beach, 7pm, 561-450-6357, http://www.tracygrammer.com/

November 16, Sunday, Sarasota, HEATHER MALONEY, Fogartyville, 525 Kumquat Ct, Sarasota, 8pm,  http://www.wslr.org/   http://heathermaloney.com/

November 18, Tuesday, St Petersburg, GRANT PEEPLES, Florida Folk Night, Butler’s Old Key West Grill (formally Beaks-St Pete), 2451 Central Avenue, Saint Petersburg, 7pm - 10pm, https://www.facebook.com/butlers.barbecue

November 19, Wednesday, New Port Richey, GYPSY STAR W/ REBECCA ZAPEN, Richey Suncoast Theatre, 6237 Grand Blvd, New Port Richey, 2pm, http://www.zapen.com/

November 20, Thursday, St Petersburg, Roy Schneider and Kim Mayfield, The Ale and the Witch, 112 2nd Avenue Northeast, St Petersburg, 8pm, 727-821-2533,  http://www.reverbnation.com/royschneider

November 20, Thursday, Dunedin, BRENDAN NOLAN, Flanagan's, 465 Main St, Dunedin, 727-736-4994, http://www.brendannolan.com

November 20, Thursday,  Madeira Beach, GRANT PEEPLES, Florida Folk Night, Mad Beach Fish House, 13205 Gulf Blvd, Madeira Beach, 6pm to 10pm, 727-398-4103, http://www.madbeachfishhouse.com/

November 20, Thursday, Santa Rosa Beach, RIC EDMISTON, Americana Under the Stars at Topsail Hill Preserve State Park, 7525 W Scenic Highway 30A, Santa Rosa Beach,  7pm (open mic 6:30pm), donations, 850-267-8332, http://www.floridastateparks.org/topsailhill/events.cfm?viewevent=11401#11401  http://www.luckymudmusic.com/

November 20, Thursday, Jacksonville, DARREN RONAN, JOEY KERR, SHANE MYERS, WALT MINGLEDORFF, LOUIE LECLAIRE, , Mudville Music Room, 3105 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, 7:30pm, 904-352-7008, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Text 904-635-4176, http://www.raylewispresents.com  

November 21, Friday, Dunedin, BRENDAN NOLAN, Flanagan's, 465 Main St, Dunedin, 727-736-4994, http://www.brendannolan.com

November 21, Friday, Ft Myers, GRANT PEEPLES, Ft. Meyers House Concert, Ft Myers, 7pm, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for location Ft. Myers,  http://www.reverbnation.com/grantpeeples

November 21, Friday, Winter Garden, BRIAN SMALLEY, JR's Attic Door, 28 W Plant St,  Winter Garden, 8pm,  http://www.reverbnation.com/briansmalley

November 21, Friday, St Petersburg, ELAINE MAHON W/ REBECCA ZAPPEN , Wolf Howl Concert Series in Old Northeast St. Petersburg, 7pm, suggested donation $15-$20, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , http://elainemahonmusic.com/

November 21, Friday, Tampa, DEAN JOHANESEN, Southern Brewing & Winemaking, 4500 N Nebraska Ave, Tampa, 7pm to 10:30pm, http://www.southernbrewingwinemaking.com/ http://www.deanjohanesen.com/band/home.htm

November 21, Friday, St Petersburg, Elaine Silver and Mindy Simmons, Sacred Lands, 1620 Park Street N., St. Petersburg, Doors Open 7pm, $10.00, 727-367-3592 or 347-0354, http://sacredlandspreservationandeducation.org/  http://www.elainesilver.com/  http://www.reverbnation.com/mindysimmons

November 21, Friday, Sarasota, PASSERINE, Cock & Bull, 975 Cattlemen Rd, Sarasota, 9pm, http://passerinemusic.net/passerine/

November 21, Friday, Jacksonville, Catch the Groove, Mudville Music Room, 3105 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, 7:30pm, 904-352-7008, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Text 904-635-4176, http://www.raylewispresents.com   http://www.catchthegrooove.com/

November 21, Friday, Viera, Sound Traveler, The Avenue Viera's Central Park Friday night concert series, 2261 Town Center Avenue, Viera, 6pm to 9pm,  http://soundtravelerband.com/

November 22, Saturday, Eustis, GRANT PEEPLES, Olivia's Coffee House, 108 N Bay Street, Eustis, 7pm to 10pm, 352-357-1887, http://www.oliviascoffeehouse.com/   http://www.reverbnation.com/grantpeeples

November 22, Saturday, Osprey, DAY OF CONSCIOUSNESS, Oscar Scherer State Park, 1843 S. Tamiami Trail, Osprey, 10am - 4pm, $10, 941-483-5956, http://www.dayofconsciousness.com/, http://www.floridastateparks.org/oscarscherer/

November 22, Saturday, St Petersburg, BRENDAN NOLAN, Courigan's, 1 Beach Dr, St Petersburg, 727-551-9019, http://www.brendannolan.com

November 22, Saturday, Palm Bay, Sound Traveler, Palm Bay Senior Center, 1275 Culver Drive NE, Palm Bay, 7:30pm to 10:30pm, 321-724-1338, open to the public but reservations/tickets are required http://soundtravelerband.com/

November 22, Saturday, Clearwater, DEAN JOHANESEN, 1933 Pub & Grill, 2455 Nursery Road, Clearwater, 8pm to 11pm, http://1933pub.com/home.html / http://www.deanjohanesen.com/band/home.htm

November 23, Sunday, Lynn Haven, RIC EDMISTON, Americana Cafe at Roberts Hall, 831 Florida Ave, Lynn Haven, open mic 3pm, show 4pm, donations, 850-722-4915 or 850-774-3561, http://www.luckymudmusic.com/

November 24, Monday, Sarasota, Grant Peeples, Sarasota Folk Club concert at the Sailing Squadron, 1717 Ken Thompson Pkwy, Open Mic 7:15pm, concert 8:30pm, $10 or more donation requested, Info, Jean 941-377-9256 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ,  http://www.sarafolk.org  http://www.grantpeeples.com/

November 25, Tuesday, St Petersburg,  guitarist Dave Harrill & banjo man Ed Ronshausen, Florida Folk Night, Butler’s Old Key West Grill (formally Beaks-St Pete), 2451 Central Avenue, Saint Petersburg, 7pm - 10pm, https://www.facebook.com/butlers.barbecue

November 27, Thursday, Happy Thanksgiving

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November 28, Friday, Ocala, SCOTT AND MICHELLE DALZIEL, The Hilton, 3600 SW 36th Ave, Ocala, 6pm, 888-348-3133, http://www.reverbnation.com/scottandmichelledalziel

November 28, Friday, Lakeland, Dean Johanesen, Fresco's, 132 S Kentucky Ave, Lakeland, 9pm to Midnight, http://www.frescoslakeland.com/home.html http://www.deanjohanesen.com/band/home.htm

November 28, Friday, Lake Worth, Rod MacDonald, Rudy's, 9 N J St, Lake Worth, 8pm, 561-602-5307, http://www.rodmacdonald.net/

November 29, Saturday, Cape Canaveral, Sound Traveler, Space Coast Art Festival main stage, 670 Dave Nisbet Dr, Cape Canaveral, (in the Cove area), 12:45pm to 1:45pm  http://spacecoastartfestival.com/  http://soundtravelerband.com/