First Coast Connect: Around Town Events

August 29-September 4

Go "Around Town" with Kerry Speckman every Thursday around 9:50 a.m. on WJCT's First Coast Connect

Kerry Speckman shares her unique perspective and observations on people, places and events on the First Coast and beyond. She's also the 2012 winner of Jacksonville Dancing With the Stars, so she's got that going for her.

Contact Kerry by email or follow her on Twitter.

In case you missed my ramblings on First Coast Connect on WJCT this morning, here’s what’s coming up this weekend and beyond—Around Town!

Thursday, August 29
Fantasia, 8 p.m., Florida Theatre

Thursday, August 29
A Decade With Donna,
6 p.m., Alhambra Theatre and Dining

Thursday, August 29-Saturday, August 31
Charlie Murphy, Comedy Zone

Thursday, August 29-Saturday, August 31 and Thursday, September 5-Saturday, August 7
"As You Like it,"
Theatre Jacksonville

Friday, August 30
Duval Mic Skillz Freestyle Battle
, 9 p.m., Burro Bar 

Saturday, August 31
Red, White and Brew Tasting, 4 p.m., W90+, Jacksonville Beach

Saturday, August 31
Big Country
, 7 p.m., Brewster's Roc Bar

Sunday, September 1
Rounds at the Grounds
, 5 p.m., Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville

Wednesday, September 4
World Premiere of One Spark Documentary
, 7:45 p.m., Hemming Plaza 

Eat Up Downtown has been extended through Sunday, September 1 offering $15, $25 and $35 menus at 13 Downtown restaurants. 

And it's the final week to vote in the ASPCA Rachael Ray 100K Challenge. Forty-nine shelters, including the Jacksonville Humane Society, are participating. To vote, visit the 100K Challenge Facebook page.

Yours truly rocks the mic on WJCT's First Coast Connect every Thursday around 9:45 a.m. Tune in. Look out.

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