Friday, Nov. 8

The Blue Jean Ball, benefiting the Humane Society of South Coastal Georgia, will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. at Sinclair Plantation, 6520 Frederica Drive, St. Simons Island. Tickets are $160 each. For more information, visit HSSCG.org/blue-jean-ball.

The Georgia Coastal Artist of the Golden Isles will host its fall exhibition and sale from 4 to 7 p.m. Nov. 8 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 9 at Glynn Visual Arts, 106 Island Drive, St. Simons Island and Nov. 8 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. It is free and open to the public.

Saturday, Nov. 9

The Coastal Georgia Historical Society will host a Holiday Open House from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at its museum store, 610 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island. There will be a variety of activities taking place from author talks to wine demonstrations. For more information, visit www.coastalgeorgiahistory.org.

Keep Golden Isles Beautiful will host a paper shredding event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at BB&T, 800 Glynn Isles, Brunswick and at 1709 Frederica Road, St. Simons Island. For more information, visit www.kgib.org.

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island’s book store will be open from 9:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Casino on St. Simons Island.

Sunday, Nov. 10

Marine Corps League, Glynco Detachment, is hosting the annual Marine Corps Birthday Dinner at 6 p.m. at the Brunswick Country Club. Reservations are due by Nov. 7. The cost is $40 per person. The dress is coat and tie. For more information or to make reservations, call 912-506-5694.

Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation will host a program featuring Sudy Leavy who will speak about Ophelia Dent, the last private owner of the property, at 3 p.m. at 5556 U.S. Hwy. 17, Brunswick. Admission is $8 for adults and $5 for students. For more information, visit gastateparks.org/hofwylbroadfieldplantation.

SoundBites, sponsored by the Coastal Symphony of Georgia, will be held at 7 p.m., at Halyard’s on St. Simons Island. Violinists Sinisa Circic and Micah Ganger will perform. Tickets are $50. For more information, visit coastalsymphonyofgeorgia.org.

The Coastal Georgia Genealogical Society and the St. Simons Public Library will present a program titled “Tell Your Family’s Stories” from 2 to 3 p.m. in room 108 of the St. Simons Island Casino, 550 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island. It is free and open to the public.

Historic Brunswick’s PorchFest will return from noon to 6 p.m. along the streets of downtown. Musical performances will be held on neighborhood porches, and food trucks will provide treats. The first stop will be at Brunswick Manor, 825 Egmont St., Brunswick, to pick up materials for the walking tour. There will be a concert at 5 p.m. at the same location. The event is rain or shine. It is free and open to all. For more information, visit PorchFestBwk.com.

Monday, Nov. 11

The Glynn County Republican Party will host its second annual Fish Fry Fundraiser and Family Event from 4 to 7 p.m. at Bennie’s Red Barn on St. Simons Island. The keynote speaker will be Congressman Buddy Carter. There will be live music and a cash bar. A variety of candidates will also make appearances. The cost is $40 for adults and $10 for students. Tickets are available at Glynngop.org. For more information, email glynngagop@gmail.com.

A Veteran’s Day Parade will begin at 10:30 a.m. on Mallery St., near the baseball fields and will continue to the St. Simons Island Pier. The parade and ceremony will be led by the United States Army Color Guard from the 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart Georgia. Representatives from fourteen (14) Golden Isles Veterans groups will participate in the parade and ceremony. The public is invited to come show support for the honorees.

Live Oaks Garden Club’s annual poinsettia sale is currently underway. The club is offering red, white and pink 8-inch foil pots for $18. Pick-up will be from noon to 4 p.m. Dec. 6 at St. Simons United Methodist Church’s parking lot. Proceeds go toward local beautification projects. For more information, call 912-638-9803.

Music

Today

The Red Shed Band, 6 p.m., The Jerk Shak, Brunswick

Uncle Dave Griffin, 6 p.m., Sea Palms, St. Simons Island

Chris Rider and Jaime Rowell, 6 p.m., Echo, St. Simons Island

Chris Robinson, 7 p.m., NANCY, St. Simons Island

Thom Schuyler Benefit Concert, 7 p.m., Villa Ospo, Jekyll Island

Crawford Perkins, 7 p.m., Tipsy McSway, Brunswick

Jerry Gowen, 7 p.m., Georgia Sea Grill, St. Simons Island

WharfRatz, 7 p.m., Wee Pub Beach, Jekyll Island

Justin Spivey, 7 p.m., Mellow Mushroom, St. Simons Island

Karaoke, 7 p.m., Toucan’s, Brunswick

Free Soul with Monique Cothern, 7:30 p.m., Mullet Bay, St. Simons Island

Island Kings, 8 p.m., Village Inn and Pub, St. Simons Island

Tony Adams and friends, 8 p.m., Bennie’s Red Barn, St. Simons Island

Josh Kirkland and Sam Johnson, 8 p.m., Brogen’s South, St. Simons Island

Karaoke, 9 p.m., Demere Grill, St. Simons Island

Friday

Island Kings, 6 p.m., Tortuga Jack’s, Jekyll Island

Roy Gentry, 6 p.m., Fish Dock Bar and Grill, Townsend

Michael Brown and Jaime Rowell, 6 p.m., The Wharf, Jekyll Island

Levi Moore, 6:30 p.m., Catch 228, St. Simons Island

Three Day Weekend, 7 p.m., Moondoggy’s, Brunswick

Midlife Chryslers, 7 p.m., Zachry’s, Brunswick

Monique Cothern, 7 p.m., Echo, St. Simons Island

Mike Pearson, 8 p.m., Ember, St. Simons Island

Tie Dyed Sunset, 8 p.m., Brogen’s South, St. Simons Island

Rider, 8 p.m., Palm Coast, St. Simons Island

The Vibe, 8 p.m., Tipsy McSway’s, Brunswick

Nighthawks, 8 p.m., The Blue Door, Brunswick

Michaele and the Ambiguous, 8:30 p.m., Village Inn and Pub, St. Simons Island

Dexter Jones, 9 p.m., The Study, Brunswick

Josh Kirkland Band, 9 p.m., Bennie’s Red Barn, St. Simons Island

Saturday

Tim Akins, 1 p.m., Jekyll Island Seafood Co., Jekyll Island

Idle Hands, 6:30 p.m., Captain Stan’s, Woodbine

Roy Gentry and the Hired Guns trio, 7 p.m., Toucan’s, Brunswick

Squirt Gun, 7 p.m., Gnat’s Landing, St. Simons Island

Traveling Riverside Band, 7 p.m., The Wharf, Jekyll Island

Tony Adams, 7 p.m., Nora’s at the Pier, St. Simons Island

Jeff Allyn Szwast, 8 p.m., Ember, St. Simons Island

Michael Brown and Jaime Rowell, 8:30 p.m., Village Inn and Pub, St. Simons Island

DJ Tina Takeover, 9 p.m., Bennie’s Red Barn, St. Simons Island

Jeff McMahon, Anatalia Joy and Troy Castella, 9 p.m., Tipsy McSway, Brunswick

Sunday

Eddie Pickett, 1 p.m., Captain Stan’s Smokehouse, Woodbine

Tony Adams, 1 p.m., Emerald Princess, Brunswick

DeFunk, 5 p.m., Coastal Kitchen, St. Simons Island

Karaoke, 6 p.m., Toucan’s, Brunswick

Monday

Chris Robinson, 7 p.m., Georgia Sea Grill, St. Simons Island

Karaoke, 7 p.m., Mulligan’s, Brunswick

Open Mic Night, 8 p.m., Palm Coast, St. Simons Island

Tuesday

Joey Thigpen, 6 p.m., Tortuga Jack’s, Jekyll Island

Eddie Pickett, 7 p.m., Wee Pub Beach, Jekyll Island

Karaoke, 7 p.m., Tipsy McSway’s, Brunswick

Michaele Hannemann, 7 p.m., Georgia Sea Grill, St. Simons Island

Wednesday

LaDon Drury, 5 p.m., Hampton Inn, Jekyll Island

Chris Rider and Jamie Rowell, 6 p.m., Skipper’s, Darien

Levi Moore, 6:30 p.m., Porch, St. Simons Island

Roy Gentry, 7 p.m., Toucan’s, Brunswick

Joey Thigpen, 7 p.m., Demere Grill, St. Simons Island

Karaoke, 8 p.m., Bennie’s Red Barn, St. Simons Island

Jam and open mic night, 8 p.m., The Blue Door, Brunswick

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