Events

Friday, March 17

“Sham Rockin’,” a party to benefit Communities in Schools, will be from 6 to 10 p.m. at the TreeBar at Bennie’s Red Barn, 5514 Frederica Road, St. Simons Island. Roy Gentry and the Hired Guns will provide the music. Tickets are $45 and include dinner, live music and limited beverage service. Details: 223-4641.

March 17-19

“Caffeine and Octane at the Beach” will begin at 10 a.m. today, Saturday and Sunday in the Jekyll Island Historic District. The Atlanta-based car show will feature educational workshops, car displays, kids’ activities, a custom motorcycle show and social events including a “brews cruise.” General admission tickets are free, but paid admission is required to certain events on an a la carte basis. Tickets and details: candojekyll.com.

Saturday, March 18

64th Annual Christ Church Frederica Tour of Homes will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on St. Simons Island. The event will feature tours of several homes on St. Simons Island and Sea Island, along with historic sites. Tickets are $40 per person. Tickets are $40 each and being sold at the following outlets: Antiques Etc., Christ Church, Frederica, Cloister Collection, H & H Lifestyles, Jekyll Realty, Maggie’s Boutique, Ned Cash & Associates Jewelers, Roberta’s, St. Simons Drug Store, Tabby House and Viola’s Market. or by visiting www.christchurchtourofhomes.org. Details: 638-8683.

Sunday, March 19

Temple Beth Tefilloh Jewish Food and Culture Festival will be from noon to 4 p.m. in Jekyll Square, next door to Tipsy McSway’s on Newcastle St., in Brunswick. The free event will feature food, fun, gifts, a live Klezmer band, dancing, children’s activities and a raffle. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. All proceeds benefit the restoration of Temple Beth Tefilloh.

“Birds of Jekyll Island: Original Artwork by Athos Menaboni,” will be on exhibit through March 31 in Goodyear Cottage in the Jekyll Island Historic District. The opening reception will be held from 1-5 p.m. today. Details: jekyllartsassociation.com.

March 18-19

Spring Invitational Arts and Crafts Market will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days in Postell Park, 530 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island.

PERFORMANCES

March 17–19

“The Musical of Musicals” will be performed at 7 p.m. today and Saturday and and at 2 p.m. Sunday by the St. Marys Little Theatre at Theatre by the Trax, 1000 Osborne St., St. Marys. The play, a satire, is a “musical about musicals” that blends five musicals written by leading Broadway composers. Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for children and may be purchased at Once Upon a Bookseller, On the Green Salon and Friese Studio in St. Marys, or by calling 912-729-1103.

Through March 18

“Willy Wonka,” the Roald Dahl play, will be performed at 7:30 p.m. by the Glynn Academy Players today through Saturday at the Glynn Academy Auditorium, 1000 Mansfield St., Brunswick. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for childrens.

Through March 19

• Mark Twain’s “Is He Dead?,” adapted by David Ives, will be performed by The Island Players at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays through March 19 at the Casino Theatre, 530 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island. Tickets and details: www.theislandplayers.com.

Sunday, March 19

Dave Bennett: Roots of Pop from Swing to Rock will begin at 3 p.m. at the Ritz Theatre, 1530 Newcastle St., Brunswick. Dave Bennett and his band cover music from the swing era to the Beatles. Bennett is a clarinetist, vocalist, pianist and guitarist. For ticket information, visit: goldenislesarts.org.

SOCIAL DANCE

Mondays

• College Place United Methodist Church, 3890 Altama Ave., Brunswick, will hold a six-week class of beginner’s line dancing at 9:30 a.m. Jan. 9 — Feb. 13, with intermediate classes following at 10:30 a.m. in the Christian Life Center of the church.

Tuesdays

• The Club, 2929 Demere Road, St. Simons Island: The Golden Isles Ballroom Dancers hosts salsa lessons from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. beginning Nov. 15. Cost: $25 for all five weeks of lessons for gym members and $35 for nonmembers. Details: 634-8219.

Fridays

• The Club, 2929 Demere Road, St. Simons Island: The Golden Isles Ballroom Dancers hosts free social dancing time from 6:15 to 7:45 p.m. for all students in the aerobics room. Details: 634-8219.

MUSIC

Today

Josh McGowen, 7 p.m., Wee Pub South, St. Marys.

Tony Adams, 6 p.m., Emerald Princess II, Gisco Point.

Custard Pie, 6:30 p.m., Captain Stan’s Smokehouse, Woodbine.

Thunderbird, 7 p.m., Catch 228, St. Simons Island.

Woodbine Opry, 7 p.m., Camden County Community Center, Woodbine.

The Flood Brothers, 7 p.m., Echo at the King and Prince, St. Simons Island.

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

Backbeat Boulevard, 7 p.m., Gnat’s Landing, St. Simons Island.

Codey Bearden, 7 p.m., Holiday Inn Beach House, Jekyll Island.

Milltown Road, 7 p.m., Wee Pub South, St. Marys.

Touch of Grey, 7 p.m., Zachry’s, Brunswick.

Jamie Renee and the Walkers, 7:30 p.m., Village Inn & Pub, St. Simons Island.

The Young Americans, 9 p.m., Tipsy McSway’s, Brunswick.

Wasabi Rush, 10 p.m., Murphy’s, St. Simons Island.

Saturday

Lee O’Neal, 1 p.m., Tortuga Jack’s Jekyll Island.

Tony Adams, 6 p.m., Emerald Princess, Gisco Point, Brunswick.

Touch of Grey, 6 p.m., Ocean Lodge, St. Simons Island.

Lost Southern Boys, 6:30 p.m., Captain Stan’s Smokehouse, Woodbine.

Annie Akins, 7 p.m., Echo at the King and Prince, St. Simons Island.

The Woodbine Opry, 7 p.m., Camden County Community Center, Woodbine.

Josh Nunn, 7 p.m., Gnat’s Landing, St. Simons Island.

The Frost Brothers, 7 p.m., Holiday Inn Beach House, Jekyll Island.

Flood Brothers, 7 p.m., Tortuga Jack’s, Jekyll Island.

Kyle Turner, 7 p.m., Moondoggy’s, Brunswick.

Pine Box Dwellers, 8:30 p.m., Palm Coast Coffee and Pub, St. Simons Island.

Bo Fox, 8:30 p.m., Village Inn & Pub, St. Simons Island.

Complicated Pants, 9 p.m., The TreeBar at Bennie’s Red Barn, St. Simons Island.

Backbeat Boulevard, 9 p.m., Mullet Bay, St. Simons Island.

Sunday

Tony Adams, noon, Emerald Princess II, Gisco Point.

Letters to Abigail, 1 p.m., Tortuga Jack’s, Jekyll Island.

Jamie Renee and the Walkers, 6 p.m., Tortuga Jack’s, Jekyll Island.

Michael Brown and Jaime Rowell, 7 p.m., Gnat’s Landing, St. Simons Island.

Blacklight Station, 8 p.m., Locos, St. Simons Island.

Monday

Chris Rider, 6 p.m., Moondoggy’s, Brunswick.

Open Mic Night, 8:30 p.m., Palm Coast, St. Simons Island.

Tuesday

Michaele Hannemann, 6 p.m., Georgia Sea Grill, St. Simons Island.

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

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

Wednesday

Eddie Pickett, 6:30 p.m., Captain Stan’s, Woodbine.

Joey Thigpen, 7 p.m., Locos Grill and Pub, St. Simons Island.

Karaoke with Ric Minix, 7 p.m., Tortuga Jack’s, Jekyll Island.

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

Tree Bar Karaoke, 8 p.m., TreeBar at Bennie’s Red Barn, St. Simons Island.