8:00: COCKTAILS & CLASSIaCS, North by Northwest, ONE NIGHT ONLY, Hipp Cinema, Downtown. The May installment of Cocktails & Classics in brought to you by Alfred Hitchcock because we are showing North By Northwest. This thriller follows Roger Thornhill (Cary Grant), an advertising executive, as he is mistaken for a government agent. A mysterious organization pursues him, and over a long journey, he encounters and is aided by Eve Kendall (Eva Marie Saint), but her motives remain unclear. (Reception at 7 p.m.).
8:00: Bridget Kelley, Free Friday's Concerts Series, Bo Diddley Community Plaza, Downtown. Inspired by classic and electric blues, the Bridget Kelly Band has placed their unique stamp on the blues genre with high-energy live performances, and a hybrid sound that mixes Texas and Memphis blues with various southern blues traditions.
8:00: Meeting Gorbachev, ONE NIGHT ONLY, Hipp Cinema, Downtown. Werner Herzog and André Singer's documentary, filled with unforgettable archive materials and based on three long interviews, provides incredible access to, arguably, the world's greatest living politician.
8:00: Raelyn Nelson and Kaleigh Baker's Someday Honey, Heartwood Soundstage. 619 S. Main St. Raelyn Nelson has been singing since she can remember. Having been raised on a steady diet of traditional country and gospel music, a gift from her grandpa in the form of a guitar during her teenage years was the inspiration she needed to begin writing her own country and folk songs. "If you've heard it, you know it: the spine-climbing ache of a howl alternating with a recoiling growl that seems to knock your heart to the ground and Kaleigh Baker's eyes into a witch's trance."
10:00: Dudley Historic Farm Tour, Dudley Farm Historic State Park, 18730 W Newberry Rd., Newberry. Discover an authentic working farm owned by the Dudley's from post Civil War to mid-1940s. Follow a park staff or docent in period clothing as they talk about the homestead consisting of eighteen restored buildings, farm animals, gardens and local history.
1:00: The Florida Vintage Market, Bo Diddley Plaza, Downtown. Unique shopping experience in the heart of Downtown Gainesville located at the Bo Diddley Plaza. Enjoy a variety of vendors curating some of the best in vintage garments, jewelry, and handmade good including vendors like Gazzelli Sport Vintage, Carpi Colos, and Dave's Freshly Used. Live DJ during market and dance battles. Food and drinks will be available for purchase.
2:00: Historic Preservation: A Photographic Journey, Hawthorne Historical Museum and Cultural Center, 7225 SE 221 St., Hawthorne. May is designated as historic preservation month. Leading up to celebrating the importance of preserving our architectural heritage, please join us for a look at some one of a kind before and after projects that are sure to inspire the preservationist in you.
7:00: James Bond Movie Trivia, Blackadder Brewing Company. 618 NW 60th St Ste A. James Bond fans, this one's for you! Sixty questions all related to the James Bond films. Themed prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place winners. Food truck Bubba Luigi's Roadtrip.
3:00: Design Your Own Wall Hanging, Unique Notions, 20 NW 9th St., High Springs. Join Unique Notions & Apple & Tree Art. In this workshop you will create your own wall hanging using a variety of ribbon & yarn. You will also string your own felt ball garland. Your finished project will measure 12″ across and up to 40″ long. $36 per person/must be prepaid for material planning.
10:00: Special for Veterans, Florida Museum of Natural History, UF Cultural Plaza, 3215 Hull Rd. The Florida Museum of Natural History is offering free admission to veterans for Memorial Day. On May 27, veterans will receive a free value admission to the Butterfly Rainforest and Crocs exhibits. Valid forms of identification for veterans include a military ID, DD Form 214, VA card or driver's license with a blue "V" in the bottom right corner. Veterans receive a 10% discount on all ticket prices year-round.