Theatre Thursdays take place at Grand Boulevard every week throughout the summer. Outdoor theater presented by Emerald Coast Theatre Company (ECTC) “Taming of the Shrew" is a comedic adaptation and family friendly take on William Shakespeare’s play. Performances every Thursday, June 1 – Aug. 3 at 8 p.m. in Grand Park. Free and open to the public. This fast-paced show has something for everyone - a hilarious Punch and Judy puppet show, a sassy leading lady, and a handsome nobleman who works to win her affection. Bring a lawn chair, sit back, and enjoy a free night of entertainment provided by Grand Boulevard in the Grand Park between Tommy Bahama and Cantina Laredo. Abrakadoodle Art Education and Parties will offer free, preshow children's activities, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. In the event of rain the show will be performed in Emerald Coast Theatre Company's space at 560 Grand Boulevard, Upstairs. Another summer blockbuster will be presented in June with “Ballet at Twilight” as Northwest Florida Ballet presents an evening of classical ballet and contemporary dance featuring international guest artists in Grand Park, June 24, 7:30 p.m. This event is also free and open to the public. Grand Boulevard’s Farmers’ Market is open year-round on Saturdays, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. in Grand Park. This outdoor market features dozens of unique vendors offering mostly locally sourced food-based items such as produce, eggs, grass-fed beef and chicken, local honey, pickled vegetables, sweets, and gourmet jams. Specialty soaps and lotions are also sold.