What's going on at The Franklin Shops
MUSIC WALK Friday, May 17, 7–10pm
Tish Brown live at the Shops
What a voice… Fort Myers based singer Tish Brown will come to The Franklin Shops again during May Music Walk. Tish has made her name as one of the very few female solo performers in town. Her song selection ranges from Motown to the current top 40 hits. Tish’s specialties are the divas: Whitney Houston, Aretha Franklin and Adele – to name just a few. Come and enjoy the best renditions of your favorite tunes.
ART WALK Friday, June 7, 6–10pm
The Art of High Heat
Patience, attention to detail and focus. These are the main characteristics a student needs to succeed in the art of welding technology, says Michael Landrum, welding instructor at Fort Myers Technical College. During Art Walk night in June, Michael and an artistic group of his welding class will meet Art Walkers at The Franklin Shops. Here, they present art works created at FMTC. There is no way to escape the charm of the young artists and their art of high heat …
MUSIC WALK Friday, June 21, 7–10pm
He’s Back: Saxy Billy
It’s the night of the Soul Man at The Franklin Shops during Music Walk in June. Singer and Saophone player Billy Meether grew up in Cape Coral, and at the age of 18 went off to the University of Central Florida to study music. Since then, Saxy Billy has traveled the world playing in over forty countries, performing in a wide variety of musical genres including Soul, Latin, Pop, Jazz, Blues and Electronic Dance Music. Billy’s strong commitment to Soul is his homage to the greats of the soul era … Otis Redding, Wilson Pickett and Sam and Dave.