Take a musical journey across Elvis’ life. You can see Elvis Lives! Saturday at the Times-Union Center. The show features ultimate winner Bill Cherry along with the top five finalists as the cast. The show begins at 8 p.m. Tickets begin at $37. For more information on the show, call 904-632-3373 or visit www.artistseriesjax.org.
Episcopal January 5K
Episcopal School of Jacksonville’s Eagle 5K will be held in memory of the school’s former head, Dale Regan on Saturday. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and the race begins at 9 a.m. on Munnerlyn Campus, which is at 4455 Atlantic Boulevard. All proceeds from the race will go to the Dale Regan Memorial Fund. Online registration is open at www.milestoneraceauthority.com.
The Magical Music of Disney
Disney lovers will enjoy this concert featuring timeless Disney images animated with music. The Magical Music of Disney will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. at the Robert E. Jacoby Symphony Hall at the Times Union Center. Pre-concert activities will begin at 2 p.m. Single Tickets begin at $10. For more information, go to www.jaxsymphony.org or call 904-354-5547.
Alligator-A Keystone Species
You can learn more about alligators being a keystone species during a special presentation Saturday at the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge. It will be held in the Environmental Education Classroom beginning at 1 p.m.
The Goodall Family Story
You are invited to the world premiere of the “Goodall Family Story” at the Florida Theatre on Saturday. You can learn the inspiring story of a family of eight facing two difficult trials including Lou Gehrig’s disease and leukemia. The Florida Theatre premiere is a charity event to support the good works of Builders Care and help Lou Gehrig’s disease and leukemia patients through their own experiences. Festivities begin at 3:30 p.m. For more information and tickets, go to www.thegoodallfamilystory.com.
North Atlantic Right Whales
You can learn more about North Atlantic Right Whales during a discussion on Saturday. The whales visit Northeast Florida waters to give birth to calves December through March. The discussion will be held at the Fort George Island Cultural State Park beginning at 2 p.m. It is free and will take place at the Ribault Club. The program is free.
Let’s Go Science
Local families can attend a fun family science show on Saturday. Let’s Go Science will be held at Jacksonville’s Wilson Center for the Arts. The Wilson Center for the Arts is located at Florida State College at Jacksonville’s South Campus on Beach Boulevard. There will be two performances at 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Tickets begin at $16. You can purchase tickets at 904-44-2929 or www.artistseriesjax.org.
Camp Composition Florida Writes!
The College of Education and Human Services at the University of North Florida will host Camp Composition: Florida Writes! Beginning Saturday. This camp is a writing camp to help fourth through 10th graders to become better writers. It will be held from 9 a.m. to noon beginning Saturday through Saturday, February 23rd. The camp will be taught in the Tom and Betty Petway Hall on the UNF campus. Registration fee is $240 and space is limited. Scholarships are available for those who need one. For more information, call 904-620-1754.
Go back in time and revisit the War in the Swamps. There will be a torchlight tour Saturday at Fort Marion beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Missy Raines and the New Hip
The most award winning bassist Missy Raines and her band, the New Hip will perform on Friday at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park. Doors will open at 6 p.m. The show begins at 8 p.m. Justin Case will perform at the park on Saturday night. For information on both shows, go to www.musicliveshere.com.