Events

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Nov
22
Thu
The Allison Christmas Spectacular! @ The Allison Christmas Spectacular!
Nov 22 2018 @ 6:00 pm – Jan 1 2019 @ 10:00 pm
The Allison Christmas Spectacular! @ The Allison Christmas Spectacular! | Havana | Florida | United States

The Allison Christmas Spectacular is celebrating 11 years! Returning this year are 3 mega trees, 12 mini trees, 14 leaping arches, 102.5 FM WACS Radio, hundreds of strobes, and all of our previously featured dancing sequences. Due to the popularity of our 10th Year Celebration theme “Let There Be Light,” we are continuing it again this year! We are again featuring over 200,000 lights, dancing to 6 songs this year! The NEW sequence for this year is Matt Riley’s “Ode to Joy.”

​There is no charge to come see the lights, and the display is a drive-by. The lights will be displayed Thanksgiving through New Year’s from 6-10 pm nightly. Feel free to check out and like our Facebook page to receive timely updates regarding The Allison Christmas Spectacular! Be sure to also visit our official website at allisonchristmasspectacular.com. We hope you and your family and friends are able to come by this year!

Dec
1
Sat
Fall Graduating Artists @ Museum of Fine Arts
Dec 1 – Dec 12 all-day
Fall Graduating Artists @ Museum of Fine Arts | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Join us in celebrating this semester’s class of graduating Bachelor of Fine Arts students. The BFA is a rigorous, studio intensive program that challenges students to grow as visual artists and critical thinkers. MoFA is proud to exhibit the thesis work of these young artists and congratulates them as they embark on new, exciting adventures.

Please check website for updates
Open M-F 9-4
S-S 1-4

Dec
11
Tue
Art Exhibit: 500 Years of Printmaking @ Fine and Performing Arts Center
Dec 11 @ 12:30 pm – Dec 12 @ 4:30 am
Art Exhibit: 500 Years of Printmaking @ Fine and Performing Arts Center  | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Fine Art Gallery

Explore half a millennium of art history in this collection of hand-crafted prints, the oldest of which dates to 1496, on loan from the Museum of Fine Arts at Florida State University. Featured artists include Salvador Dalí, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol and many other internationally recognized figures.

In addition, the Ralph & Jean Hurst Gallery will host a supporting multimedia exhibit offering insights about traditional printmaking and printing processes. Both exhibits run through December 13.

Guided group tours of the galleries are available on a first-come, first-served basis Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. as well as Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting at 3:30 p.m. All tours are free of charge and must be scheduled in advance.

Gallery open Monday through Friday, 12:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Gallery is closed during college holidays and on weekends. Admission is free.

Public Reception on Thursday, October 11, TCC Fine Art Gallery, 5:30 to 8 p.m.

Dec
12
Wed
Art Exhibit: 500 Years of Printmaking @ Fine and Performing Arts Center
Dec 12 @ 12:30 pm – Dec 13 @ 4:30 am
Art Exhibit: 500 Years of Printmaking @ Fine and Performing Arts Center  | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Fine Art Gallery

Explore half a millennium of art history in this collection of hand-crafted prints, the oldest of which dates to 1496, on loan from the Museum of Fine Arts at Florida State University. Featured artists include Salvador Dalí, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol and many other internationally recognized figures.

In addition, the Ralph & Jean Hurst Gallery will host a supporting multimedia exhibit offering insights about traditional printmaking and printing processes. Both exhibits run through December 13.

Guided group tours of the galleries are available on a first-come, first-served basis Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. as well as Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting at 3:30 p.m. All tours are free of charge and must be scheduled in advance.

Gallery open Monday through Friday, 12:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Gallery is closed during college holidays and on weekends. Admission is free.

Public Reception on Thursday, October 11, TCC Fine Art Gallery, 5:30 to 8 p.m.

Dec
13
Thu
Young People’s Concert: Holiday Magic @ Ruby Diamond Concert Hall
Dec 13 @ 10:30 am
Young People's Concert: Holiday Magic @ Ruby Diamond Concert Hall | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

The Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra is hosting annual Young People’s Holiday Magic Concert! The concert will consist of holiday favorites such as “Music for Hanukkah”, “The Christmas Song” and “Let it Snow”. You’re not going to want miss this amazing day of music!

Art Exhibit: 500 Years of Printmaking @ Fine and Performing Arts Center
Dec 13 @ 12:30 pm – Dec 14 @ 4:30 am
Art Exhibit: 500 Years of Printmaking @ Fine and Performing Arts Center  | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Fine Art Gallery

Explore half a millennium of art history in this collection of hand-crafted prints, the oldest of which dates to 1496, on loan from the Museum of Fine Arts at Florida State University. Featured artists include Salvador Dalí, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol and many other internationally recognized figures.

In addition, the Ralph & Jean Hurst Gallery will host a supporting multimedia exhibit offering insights about traditional printmaking and printing processes. Both exhibits run through December 13.

Guided group tours of the galleries are available on a first-come, first-served basis Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. as well as Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting at 3:30 p.m. All tours are free of charge and must be scheduled in advance.

Gallery open Monday through Friday, 12:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Gallery is closed during college holidays and on weekends. Admission is free.

Public Reception on Thursday, October 11, TCC Fine Art Gallery, 5:30 to 8 p.m.

Voces Angelorum Concert & Goodwood Candlelight Tour @ Goodwood Museum & Gardens
Dec 13 @ 5:30 pm
Voces Angelorum Concert & Goodwood Candlelight Tour @ Goodwood Museum & Gardens

Voces Angelorum and Goodwood Museum & Gardens invite you to usher in the holidays with an evening of candlelight, food, wine, and chorale on Thursday, December 13 at 7pm at Goodwood Museum & Gardens located at 1600 Miccosukee Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32308.

Come and enjoy an elegant evening with a stroll around the grounds and a tour of the main house beginning as early as 5:30pm, followed by a beautiful holiday choral concert in the Carriage House at 7pm. This winter’s concert includes a variety of holiday choral music and features the Messa a3, mass settings of Giacomo Puccini (Puccini’s great-great grandfather with whom he shared the same name) for treble voices, accompanied by string instruments!

Grounds, wine bar and light snacks open at 5:30, with a larger variety of food available after the performance. You may arrive any time between 5:30-7pm. This will be a very elegant but casual evening and a wonderful way to welcome the holiday season!

Admission is $25. Food and wine is included in ticket price. Visit http://www.vocestally.org/tickets for more information.

All proceeds benefit Voces Angelorum and Goodwood Museum & Gardens, both non-profit organizations.

For more information, please contact vocesangelorum@gmail.com

Director: Scott Leaman
Accompanist: Lisa Leaman

 

Voces Angelorum at Goodwood Museum & Gardens @ Goodwood Museum & Gardens
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Voces Angelorum at Goodwood Museum & Gardens @ Goodwood Museum & Gardens | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Voces Angelorum invites you to usher in the holiday season with an evening of candlelight and chorale on Thursday, December 13 at 7pm at Goodwood Museum & Gardens located at 1600 Miccosukee Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32308.

Come and enjoy an elegant evening with a stroll around the grounds and a tour of the main house beginning at 5:30pm, followed by a beautiful holiday choral concert in the Carriage House at 7pm. You may arrive any time between 5:30 and 7pm. This winter’s concert features the Messa a3, mass settings of Giacomo Puccini (Puccini’s great-great grandfather with whom he shared the same name) for treble voices, accompanied by string instruments!

Admission is $25. The evening includes a complimentary wine bar which will be open prior to and after the concert, museum tour, concert, and a variety of foods after the performance. Proceeds benefit Voces Angelorum and Goodwood Museum.

Tickets may be purchased online at www.vocestally.org/tickets or at the door beginning as early as 5:30. We accept cash, card or check made out to Voces Angelorum.

We hope you will join us for a festive evening this holiday season! Contact us at vocesangelorum@gmail.com for more information.

Dec
14
Fri
Midtown Reader’s Holiday Open House @ Midtown Reader
Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Midtown Reader's Holiday Open House @ Midtown Reader

Midtown Reader, Tallahassee’s only independent, general-subject bookstore, is excited to celebrate the holidays with our annual Holiday Open House! This year we’re welcoming several local writers and a visual artist for a festive meet-and-greet and shopping experience. We’ll have wine and snacks, authors will be available to chat and personalize books, and Midtown Reader staff will be available for complimentary gift wrapping.

This year’s Holiday Open House will be hosted by poets Barbara Hamby and David Kirby, and will feature authors Ann and Jeff VanderMeer, poet Dami Aderibigbe, author Ravi Howard, poet Mary Jane Ryals, middle grade author Faith Harkey, and visual artist Pattie Maney.

Holiday Magic! @ Ruby Diamond Concert Hall
Dec 14 @ 8:00 pm
Holiday Magic! @ Ruby Diamond Concert Hall | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

After a stunning debut with the TSO at our 2017 “Night at the Oscars” performance, we’ve invited back the fantastic Mikki Sodergren for our Holiday Magic shows! This elegant evening will feature favorites such as “The Christmas Song,” “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” “Let it Snow” and more! Holiday Magic is the perfect way to usher in the most wonderful time of the year!

Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra Presents: Holiday Magic! @ Ruby Diamond Auditorium
Dec 14 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra Presents: Holiday Magic! @ Ruby Diamond Auditorium | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

After a stunning debut with the TSO at our 2017 “Night at the Oscars” performance, we’ve invited back the fantastic Mikki Sodergren for our Holiday Magic shows! This elegant evening will feature a selection of your favorites, both popular and sacred, to truly lift your holiday spirits!

Featuring vocalist, Mikki Sodergren

Dec
15
Sat
Art as Social Commentary Drop-in Exhibition Tours @ Gadsden Arts Center & Museum
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 p