See Patsy Cline this weekend

The Dixie Theatreís beloved Margo Anderson, back for her seventh year, brings the talented Encore Band with her portrayal of Patsy Cline. This season includes her tributes to Loretta Lynn, Tammy Wynette and Reba McEntire...that hasn't been seen by Dixie Theatre goers in many years.

The shows are Friday, Jan. 31 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, Feb. 1 at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. All tickets are $25. For more information call the theatre at 653-3200 or visit


Islandís Snowbird Appreciation Day Tuesday

This year, St. George Island's Snowbird Appreciation Day consists of happy hour, dinner, and music on Tuesday, Feb. 4.  Sponsored by the St. George Island Business Association, it invites the area's winter visitors to St. George Island, so if you consider yourself a visitor to the area, you're welcome!

The event will be outside of Sometimes It's Hotter at 112 E. Gulf Beach Drive from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m.  It's $10 per person and includes a bag of goodies.  Happy Hour, with a cash bar, will start at 4 p.m.  The live duo of Kenny & Joe will be playing popular music and oldies.  At 5 p.m. the Low Country Boil will be served.  If you have questions, call 927-5039.


Get ready for Chef Sampler

Celebrate the Forgotten Coast's fabulous food scene at the 18th annual Forgotten Coast Chefs Sampler on Sunday, Feb. 9, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Fort Coombs Armory on 4th street and Avenue D in Apalachicola. In addition to indulging in some of the finest cuisine on the coast, talented shop owners and local designers give the event an extraordinary touch and add creative flair by decorating each table individually. The tables range from elegant, artistic, to funky and wild. The evening offers the chance to give back to the community with a silent auction benefiting small business programming at the Apalachicola Bay Chamber of Commerce.  Call 653-9419 or email to reserve tickets.