The theme of the 2012 Progressive Fest is Communities in Action. The Fest is an opportunity for a lively exchange of ideas and a chance to network with people and organizations who are taking action to improve the Brevard community.
Fall for the Arts, scheduled for 5:00-8:30pm on Friday, October 5, 2012, will be the 5th annual celebration of Brevard's arts and cultural community. This engaging, family-friendly event takes place on the first Friday of October each year on Highland Avenue in the Eau Gallie Arts District. We close Highland Avenue and have a street party! The event features live and impromptu performances, demonstrations such as painting and weaving, food and beverages for sale, and other fun activities.
Florida Institute of Technology’s National Public Radio Station, WFIT-89.5 FM, has a new home. The station will hold a grand opening and celebration CD release party for TWITCHY, the Florida Tech president’s faculty band, in its new facility on Oct. 11 at 6 p.m. The just-completed broadcast center is located adjacent to the Gleason Performing Arts Center on campus. The community is welcome to attend the event, which will also feature a concert by TWITCHY at 7 p.m., which will be simulcast live on WFIT.
Florida Institute of Technology’s Foosaner Art Museum is participating in Fall for the Arts on Friday, October 5th from 5-8:30 p.m. with Jazz Friday. Presented by the Brevard Cultural Alliance, the event is a celebration of Brevard's arts and cultural community. The family-friendly street party takes place in the Eau Gallie Arts District, Melbourne.