Black on Black Rhyme is an open mic night hosted by Keith Rodgers and the Back Talk Poetry troupe. The event encourages participants to express any number of talents from spoken word to stand up. Food is available for purchase and the vibes are always positive. The next event will be on April 25 at Nefetari’s Fine Cuisine from 8-11 p.m. You can save a spot in advance for $7 or pay $10 at the door. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/blackonblackrhyme/.
Stand-up comedian Daniel Tosh will be at the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center on April 26 for a standup special. Tosh is mostly known for his hit TV show Tosh.0 on Comedy Central and his rather controversial and offensive style of dark comedy. Tickets are $18-$83 and can be purchased at http://www.ticketmaster.com/Daniel-Tosh-tickets/artist/830201.
Do you find yourself wondering how you can get more involved in the local political process? The Broward Young Black Progressives are hosting a “Rally On Tally” two-day event, starting on Wednesday, April 12. The main goal of these two days of civic engagement is to get millennials more involved with their local legislation while letting their local legislators know how they feel about some of the recent controversial decisions made by the state’s government. Those attending will be addressed by guest speakers including local officials and community leaders. The event will be held in front of the State Capitol, and some issues that will be focused on are: education reform, the criminal justice system, and environmental protection. For more information, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rally-on-tally-tickets-32014634634.
Want to lift up the voice of women and take over the state capital? Head over to the Woman’s Day of Action and Rally at the Florida State Capitol. International Women’s Day and the Woman’s Day of Action and Rally are both on March 8. The rally will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and will be hosted by the Florida Latina Advocacy Network. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1864079100537203/.
Theater TCC! will be presenting the Crucible at 8 p.m. on Nov. 17 – 19 and Dec. 1 – 3. The Crucible is a parable for political fear based on the colonial witch hunts in Salem, Massachusetts. Tickets are free for all Tallahassee Community College students. To reserve seats, purchase tickets or acquire additional information visit The Crucible Facebook event page.
The Red Hills Pagan Council will be holding their annual Charity Witches Ball 8 – 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 15 in the American Legion building at Lake Ella. This “School of Witchcraft and Wizardry” themed event will include a costume contest, silent auction, live music and more. All proceeds go to the Tallahassee Big Dog Rescue. To find out additional information, visit The 16th Annual Witches Ball event page.
The Tallahassee Automobile Museum will be wave admitting for children 12 years or younger 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct.15 as part of the T.O.U.R. Guide program. The museum includes more than 150 rare, historic and unique vehicles as well as vintages signs, toys and appliances. For additional information, visit http://www.visittallahassee.com/events/278672/tour-guide-tallahassee-automobile-museum/.
Looking for a Halloween event you can enjoy with your family and friends? Tallahassee Museum’s 23rd Annual Halloween Howl is the event for you. Halloween Howl will be from 6-10 p.m. on Oct. 21 and 22. Halloween Howl is catered to all ages with a Haunted Trail for adults and older kids while other guests can enjoy trick-or-treating throughout the grounds. Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for children. For museum members, tickets are $13 for adults and $10 for children. For more information, visit Halloween Howl 2016 event page.
Want to try some butterbeer without going to Universal Studios? The Tallahassee Brew District has you covered. The Million Muggle March – Harry Potter Bar Crawl will be at 7 p.m. on Oct. 21. The Brew District has four locations that will transform into the four different Hogwarts houses. The locations will be Madison Social, The Brass Tap, GrassLands Brewing Company, and Proof Brewing Company. Each location will offer a unique Harry Potter inspired beer choice. For more information, visit The Million Muggle March – Harry Potter Bar Crawl event page.
All eight movies on one big screen. Harry Potter Marathon week is around the corner and all that’s missing is you! The marathon week will be at The Challenger Learning Imax Theatre from Oct. 13-20. For more information, visit the Harry Potter Marathon Week event page.