Community, music and arts events of relevance to the Space Coast

Calling all walkers and runners, join WFIT’s team for the Homecoming 5k October 13th in downtown Melbourne.  Help kick off FL Tech’s Homecoming festivities with a 5k run/walk.  Awesome tech shirts, goody bags, and a post-race party at Meg's with food, drinks, and live entertainment!  Everyone who joins WFIT’s team will also get additional perks-some cool WFIT swag!  Participation is the key!  You don't have to be Marathon Man-to join the WFIT team.    Sign up   Be sure to join the WFIT team when you register!

The Palm Bay Parks & Recreation Department will continue their First Friday by the Bay event series on Friday, October 7 at Celebration Square, 4600 Dixie Hwy, Palm Bay FL, 3290.  This month’s free concert will feature GT Express.  Gates open at 5 p.m. and the concert starts at 6 p.m.

In addition to the concert, the event will feature food, drinks, beer, and wine available for purchase, as well as a bounce house and kid’s zone, games, giveaways, and vendor booths.  The event is free and all ages are welcome.   No outside food, drinks, alcohol, coolers, or pets please.

Come out for Blues & Brews with Dave Scott and the Reckless Shots in Eau Gallie Square. Stroll historic Highland Avenue to see what new exhibits are opening in the galleries. Eat, drink and have fun.

Friday at 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Eau Gallie Square
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Florida Institute of Technology’s popular International Dining Series starts its third season Sept. 22 with the foods of the Caribbean. Launched in 2014 by the university’s Campus Dining Services Director Tom Stewart and Chef de Cuisine Jon Skoviera, the series held at Panther Dining Hall features monthly buffet-style dinners offering authentic foods from different regions and countries.

Transformers: Re-contextualizing Our Material Culture opens a three-month run Sept. 17 at Florida Institute of Technology’s Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts.