Monday, July 16, 2018

Events

Top things to do this week: SharkCon with Richard Dreyfuss, Mud Wars

Top things to do this week: SharkCon with Richard Dreyfuss, Mud Wars

SHARKCON: Richard Dreyfuss and Sharknado starsIn its fifth year, SharkCon has expanded from a weekend all about sharks with a touch tank, ocean bounce house and science talks, adding a comic con element with celebrity appearances by Richard Dreyfuss,...
Published: 07/11/18
This week’s top Tampa concerts: Sam Smith, Chief Keef, Ghastly and more

This week’s top Tampa concerts: Sam Smith, Chief Keef, Ghastly and more

TWO FOR THE PRICE OF ONE: Sam Smith and CamWhat’s with all the pop lads going out with country gals this year? Harry Styles is touring with Kacey Musgraves. Niall Horan is hitting the road with Maren Morris. And on Friday, Sam Smith is coming to Tamp...
Published: 07/11/18
What’s on stage this week: ‘Bad Jews,’ ‘Red,’ ‘It Shoulda Been You’

What’s on stage this week: ‘Bad Jews,’ ‘Red,’ ‘It Shoulda Been You’

AMERICAN STAGE: BAD JEWSWe know that death draws family members closer together. Except when it drives them further apart. A grandfather’s valuable heirloom shifts relatives from grief to competition, questions about who was closer to the deceased an...
Published: 07/11/18
Language experts weigh in: Has Meghan Markle copped a British accent?

Language experts weigh in: Has Meghan Markle copped a British accent?

A viral Twitter video from the June visit of Meghan, Duchess of Sussex (Meghan Markle in your Twitter feed), to chat with the crowds in Chester has the interwebs debating. Has she picked up a slight British accent?"Allo princess" mocked a headline fr...
Published: 07/11/18
Friday is National French Fry Day. Find (free!) fries in Tampa Bay.

Friday is National French Fry Day. Find (free!) fries in Tampa Bay.

Guess what Friday is? It’s National Fry Day (#FRYdayThe13th, see what they did there?). Fun fact: Their origin story may not lie in France but in Belgium. So why do we credit France? Thomas Jefferson is said to have introduced deep-fried potatoes at ...
Published: 07/11/18
5 things to do under $5 this week: Chihuly glass art, Eichmann exhibit, Back to School Bash

5 things to do under $5 this week: Chihuly glass art, Eichmann exhibit, Back to School Bash

1 Chihuly Anniversary Weekend: To celebrate its eighth anniversary, admission is $5 at the Chihuly Collection of glass art from famed artist Dale Chihuly. In addition to the permanent collection of glass art, a special exhibition is on display. "Stor...
Published: 07/11/18

Hernando Events for July 13

Events14 SaturdayMaster Gardener Nursery: Spruce up a landscape or garden space — find a large selection of Florida native and Florida-friendly plants, all from healthy stock, at budget prices, at the nursery open from 9 a.m. to noon, each Wednesday ...
Published: 07/09/18
Updated: 07/11/18
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for July 11

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for July 11

Free Slurpee Day: To celebrate July 11 (or 7/11) get a free 12-ounce Slurpee today at 7-Eleven stores across the Tampa Bay area from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. while supplies last.3 Doors Down: The Rock and Roll Express Tour features performances by alternati...
Published: 07/10/18
Three exhibits at the Museum of Fine Arts illuminate struggles of race

Three exhibits at the Museum of Fine Arts illuminate struggles of race

ST. PETERSBURG — The fight for equality by people of color in the United States reaches into the art world, too. A trio of exhibitions currently on display at the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg shines a light on this issue, as well as the larger...
Published: 07/05/18
Updated: 07/10/18
Paul Reiser on 'Mad About You' revival: 'My guess is it won't happen'

Paul Reiser on 'Mad About You' revival: 'My guess is it won't happen'

Paul Reiser has some bad news for Mad About You fans hoping for a series revival. "It’s kind of stuck in the business end of it now," the comic, actor and co-creator of NBC’s Emmy-winning sitcom said by phone Monday. "Sony is trying to f...
Published: 07/10/18