April Happenings: Don’t Miss These Music and Performing Arts Events

Group of friends having fun with sparklers at April happenings

Wondering what’s happening around town this month? Make plans to head out to these April happenings – featuring art, music, and more!

Little Women

Don’t miss this performance! The Little Women show is sure to be one to remember. Its plot is based on Louisa May Alcott’s American classic, and depicts a Civil War tale of love and family. Can the characters stand the test of time?

Date: until Sunday, April 8, 2018

Location: Manatee Performing Arts Center – Stone Hall

Cost: $25 per adult ticket

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2.5 Minute Ride

Head out the comedic drama, 2.5 Minute Ride. This performance showcases the life and times of a heroic author and displays how her family seems to make send of tragedy in their day-to-day lives. You’ll hear details of her hording grandmother, wife-seeking brother, and roller-coaster father who escaped Nazi Germany.

Date: until April 22, 2018

Location: Manatee Performing Arts Center – Kiwanis Studio Theater

Cost: $25 per adult ticket

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Teen Idol Contest

Are you an aspiring young performer (or the parent of one)? Make plans to attend the Teen Idol Contest! This performance-based competition is open to all teens between the ages of 13 and 18.

Date: April 13, 2018

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: Manatee Performing Arts Center – Stone Hall

Music in the Park Series

Jam out on the Bradenton Riverwalk at the Music in the Park series. This family-friendly event features live music, beverages, and snacks. Plus, there will even be refreshing craft beer available for the adults. The weekly event schedule is as follows:

Friday, April 6, 2018Kim Betts and the Gamble Creek Band

Friday, April 13, 2018Glass Onion Beatles Band

Friday, April 20, 2018Doug Deming & The Jewel Tones

Friday, April 27, 2018Scott Blum Jazz Ensemble

Time: 6:00 PM  until 8:00 PM

Location: Mosaic Amphitheater at the Bradenton Riverwalk

Concert with a Cause

Listen to smooth rhythm and blues at the Concert with a Cause! This event will features the soulful sounds of Nu Jazz and Soul Sensations. Best of all, the net proceeds from the concert will go toward the MCRHS Foundation and Manatee Performing Arts Center Conservatory Program.

Date: Saturday, April 14, 2018

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Manatee Performing Arts Center – Stone Hall

Cost: $37 per ticket

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As you can see, there’s so much going on in the city of Bradenton this month. Get into a high-quality vehicle from Hendrick Honda Bradenton and drive to these April happenings in style! Our professionals look forward to assisting you with your purchase.