Hourly News Update
Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment
By Aaron Brand on December 11th, 2014 | Last updated: December 11, 2014 at 10:20 am
Hawthorne will host its annual Christmas Festival and parade on Saturday, and President of Hawthorne Chamber of Commerce Donna Boles is working to finish the yearly planning.
By Christine Preston on November 10th, 2014 | Last updated: November 10, 2014 at 12:08 pm
The 33rd Downtown Festival and Art Show drew artists, musicians, food vendors and attendees to the streets of downtown Gainesville this weekend.
By WUFT News on November 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: November 3, 2014 at 3:07 pm
Independent music festival FEST celebrated its 13th year this weekend in downtown Gainesville.
By Robyn Smith on October 16th, 2014 | Last updated: October 14, 2014 at 8:59 pm
The Ocala Symphony Orchestra is renovating the City Auditorium and renaming it The Reilly Arts Center. The renovations are part of the “Reinvent Tuscawilla Park” project, which aims to attract more people to the community.
By Jay Martin on October 14th, 2014 | Last updated: October 15, 2014 at 8:34 pm
The downtown Gainesville music venue formerly known as The Florida Theater will reopen as The Venue in early October.
By Lauren Adhav on October 7th, 2014 | Last updated: October 16, 2014 at 12:06 pm
Mertailor, a Crystal River-based company, offers individuals a chance to become mermaids. Eric Ducharme, founder of the company, crafts spandex and silicon tails to make dreams come true.
By Renee Beninate on October 1st, 2014 | Last updated: October 1, 2014 at 11:24 am
Hector Puig has always had a knack for art. Yet Puig would have never imagined he would be one of Gainesville’s most well-known art collectors. Puig grew up in Utuado, Puerto Rico. When he was 13, he and his family […]
By Cresonia Hsieh on September 1st, 2014 | Last updated: September 1, 2014 at 1:58 pm
By Photo Staff on April 30th, 2014 | Last updated: April 30, 2014 at 4:50 pm
Though “Satch” is affectionately known around Gainesville for his pizza restaurant, his true passion lies in his art.