Things are heating up.
The first First Friday Music and Art event of summer will be held on Friday, June 6 at the Thirsty Goat in Port St. Joe.
This month’s art showcase will feature Dolores Lowery of Mexico Beach who creates encaustic paintings using beeswax and pigments. The featured charity will be the St. Joseph Bay Humane Society and 20 percent from each of Lowery’s sales from June 6 through July 3 will be donated to help shelter area animals.
Lowery’s work won best in show at the 2013 Mexico Beach Art and Wine Festival and she exhibits her paintings at numerous galleries along the Forgotten Coast from St. George Island to Grayton Beach.
The First Friday celebration will begin at 5 p.m. ET with live music by the LP’s and free food and drink courtesy of The Bridge at Bay St. Joe, Centennial Bank, Cape San Blas Realty and Hannon Insurance. Humane Society volunteers will also serving drinks for tips and donations.