Whiskey dinner at Cocoa, Boots and Bandits in Titusville
Café Margaux is organizing a whiskey dinner
At 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 16, Café Margaux will host a six-course dinner accompanied by a selection of Redemption American Rye Whiskey.
“We are ‘redeeming’ the rye grade,” said Nima Kasmaii, regional ambassador for Redemption’s Southeast portfolio.
The brand has indeed delighted the palate of many whiskey fans.
“It’s a unique brand that’s very popular with the revolutionary mixologist movement,” adds Kasmaii.
Rye whiskey was considered America’s favorite alcohol before Prohibition, but then it largely disappeared. Redemption’s master blender Dave Carpenter is on a mission to put authentic rye whiskey back to its place of honor at the bar. Using pre-prohibition recipes, Redemption showcases rye notes on the go.
“Every spirit we make showcases rye,” Kasmaii said.
Selections that include the 9 Year and 10 Year Bourbon Barrel Proof will pair with a menu that enthusiastically begins with Wagyu Barley Garbanzo Bean Stew with Andouille Baked Rosemary Corn Fritter before continuing with a Caesar salad. romaine and red tarragon drizzled with horseradish and green onions. mash and with pumpernickel croutons.
The third course features chili-pecan-crusted king salmon with sautéed citrus arugula and a scallion-honey-basil sauce.
A premium USDA marinated rib eye follows. The cheese course highlights the applewood smoked Derby coated with phyllo paste and walnuts. Dinner ends with a Honeycrisp apple bread pudding with homemade caramel and a drizzle of caramel bourbon.
The cost is $ 125 per guest. One must reserve. Call 321-639-8343. For the full menu, visit margaux.com. The restaurant is located at 220 Brevard Ave., Cocoa Village.
Boots and Bandits for the Women’s Center
Spend time behind bars for a good cause by attending the Women’s Center Boots and Bandits at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 18 at Fox Lake Park, 4400 Fox Lake Road, Titusville.
Any individual supporter or community leader can become a “Bandit” by contacting Lori Sutherland at [email protected] The “bandits” are required to raise at least $ 2,000 to post their “bond” to support the Women’s Center. The money raised by “Bandits” will help victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in Brevard.
Wear western clothing, enjoy the line dancing provided by Mike Johnson and his friends, and feast on the barbecue and drinks. The cost is $ 25 per guest or $ 50 for the VIP experience.
For tickets, visit womenscenter.net.
Vaccination event planned in Palm Bay
The PushBack Community Alliance presents “Community Immunity,” a faith-based outdoor immunization event, 10 am to 2 pm, Saturday, September 18, at the grounds of Mount Moriah Baptist Missionary Church, 2295 Dr. Harvey Riley St., NE, in Palm Bay.
Praise groups from the New Shiloh Christian Center, Mount Moriah Baptist Missionary Church and affiliated churches in the area will provide entertainment, as will musician James Culliver and others. The Source will have its Dignity Food Truck on-site to serve a free breakfast of hot dogs and fries to those getting vaccinated.
The Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines will be administered by members of the Brevard County Department of Health. For more information, call 321-956-1404.
Learn West African Dance and Drums
Every Tuesday evening until December 21, the library at the Gibson Center in Titusville offers Mande dance moves and West African drum techniques.
The drums lesson begins at 6 p.m. with the teaching of Aly Cissé from Conakry, Guinea. Cissé teaches the techniques of playing the djembe and the dundoun. People in drums will have the opportunity to practice accompaniment during the dance class.
Dance classes also start at 6 p.m.
Course fees are $ 20 for adults and $ 12 for those 17 and under when paid in advance. The door charge is an additional $ 5. Register on eventbrite.com, search for “West African dance and drum lessons”.
The Gibson Center Library is located at 835 Sycamore St., Building H, Titusville.
Heroes on the Water hosts a fishing event
The Space Coast Chapter of Heroes on the Water invites active duty military, veterans, reservists, the National Guard and first responders and their families to participate in Heroes on the Water, a day of fishing from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. h, Saturday, September 18. , at Wabasso Boat Launch, 1967 Bridge Blvd., Vero Beach.
Lunch will be offered at this free event.
Renaissance of 70s music at the King Center
The King Center presents the music of Creedence Clearwater Revival at its upcoming Classic Albums Live concert at 8 p.m. on Saturday, September 18. The concert recreates note for note, cut for cut, “CCR: Chronicle,” America’s greatest hit swamp rock group of the 1970s.
Tickets start at $ 31.75, but for an additional $ 10, guests can “party on the patio” and enjoy a burger, hot dog, or veggie burger with fries and soda or water. . Alcoholic beverages will also be on sale at the party, sponsored by 98.5 The Beach.
This is only the beginning of the music. At 7:30 pm, Thursday, September 23, it’s time for the “Ultimate ’70s”, a concert with not one, not two, but three big hit groups.
Orleans, Firefall, and Pure Prairie League will all be performing. Orleans, known for “Still the One”, “Dance with Me” and others, is currently celebrating 49 years of live performance.
Firefall goes from rock to country with hits like “You are the Woman” and “Just Remember I Love You”.
Currently celebrating their 51st birthday, Pure Prairie League is known for their iconic hit song “Amie” and top 10 hits such as “Let Me Love You Tonight”, as well as their Norman Rockwell-inspired cowboy album covers. .
Tickets start at $ 76.
To purchase tickets, see kingcenter.com.
International coastal cleanup is scheduled for September 18
Keep Brevard Beautiful, the Marine Resources Council and the Ocean Conservancy team up for international coast cleanup. Volunteers are needed to help pick up litter along the shores of Brevard from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, September 18.
Clean-up locations include 192 Melbourne, Eau Gallie, Pineda and 520 Causeways and Kiwanis Park at Geiger Point, the Eau Gallie boat, POW / MIA Park (formerly Pineda Landing Park) and Constitution Bicentennial Park.
Fair is air frying
The UF / IFAS Extension Office will host a fun and hands-on cooking lesson on air frying and pressure cooking. In addition, participants will be able to eat what they cook in class.
Participants will learn recipes for butternut squash hummus, pita chips, pumpkin lasagna soup and apple fritters.
All ingredients and materials are provided.
The class will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, September 30 at Extension Headquarters, 3695 Lake Drive, Cocoa. Costs. is $ 15. Space is limited. Registration closes September 27.
To register, visit eventbrite.com and search for “Instant cooking and air frying”. Make sure you choose the Brevard class. For more information, call 321-633-1702.
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren will be hosting their 6th Annual Child First Golf Tournament on Saturday, October 2 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Turtle Creek Golf Club, located at 1278 Admiralty Blvd. Rockledge, FL 32955.
Golf tournament for grandparents raising their grandchildren
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren will be hosting its sixth annual Child First Golf Tournament from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, October 2 at Turtle Creek Golf Club, 1278 Admiralty Blvd., Rockledge.
The cost is $ 85 per golfer, $ 330 per foursome, and includes entry to the tournament, shooting balls, door prize ticket, lunch, mulligan / putting contest registration certificate and a 50/50 chance. Each golfer will have the chance to win a prize.
Those interested can register online at GRG-Brevard.org
Registration on the day of the event begins at 7 a.m. The shotgun leaves at 8 a.m.
All proceeds will go to the Child First program, which provides support to family caregivers throughout Brevard County to ensure the safety, permanence and well-being of their families through education, advocacy and advocacy. community collaboration. Call 321-631-7776.
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