Tropical Audubon Society will inaugurate its 2011 Conservation Concert Series on Saturday, January 29 by celebrating restoration of its chickee, recently refurbished with proceeds from the 2010 concert series.
High Pines resident Dr. Steve Chavoustie and his Nightscape band, back by popular demand, have again volunteered to rock the old ‘Doc Thomas House’ and grounds at 5520 Sunset Drive during a concert beginning at 7 p.m. Grounds will open at 6:30 p.m.
A laid-back “Old Florida” evening is planned for blanket-toting picnikers, families and visitors who will enjoy a mélange of blues, jazz and classic rock. A special bonus: delivery of “Miami’s Best Pizza” to the location.) Wine, beer and bottled water will be available at the Bird Bar with picnic tables available on a first-come basis.
Proceeds from $10 donations (children are free) will benefit capital improvements at the Society. Limited parking on the grounds is open to vehicles entering on the SW 55th Avenue gate; limited free parking is permitted on 56th Avenue with metered parking available on Sunset Drive.