Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Kids & Family

Weekend concert picks: Michael Bolton, Dashboard Confessional, Lecrae and more

Weekend concert picks: Michael Bolton, Dashboard Confessional, Lecrae and more

STILL SHINING BRIGHT: Dashboard ConfessionalChris Carrabba is still a Florida Man. Even though he’s moved to Nashville, even though he now sometimes writes for other singers in the biz, the emo troubadour behind Dashboard Confessional still feels a d...
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Top things to do this week: Tampa Pride, Disney on Ice, Tiny Home Show

Top things to do this week: Tampa Pride, Disney on Ice, Tiny Home Show

TAMPA PRIDE: Parade, Street FestivalNow in its fourth year, Tampa Pride Diversity Parade returns Saturday to the streets of Ybor City with grand marshals former Tampa police Chief Jane Castor and the Rev. Jakob Hero-Shaw, senior pastor of the Metropo...
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5 things to do under $5: Day of Chess, carnival festival

5 things to do under $5: Day of Chess, carnival festival

1 Day of Chess at the Dalí Museum: Heads up, chess masters. Next Thursday, the Dalí Museum will host a free day of chess to celebrate Marcel Duchamp’s love of the game in conjunction with the Dalí/Duchamp exhibition. Drop in to watch ranked Tampa Bay...
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Easter Fools Day? 5 prank ideas to pull on your kids on Easter morning

Easter Fools Day? 5 prank ideas to pull on your kids on Easter morning

Dear parents: Easter falls on April 1 this year. April Fools’ Day. We simply can’t let this opportunity pass. The first one to make the kids cry wins. Here are five ways to prank your kids on Easter Fools Day.1. Lousy Easter eggs: Stuff those plastic...
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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of March 19-25

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for the week of March 19-25

Gasparilla International Film Festival: More than 100 shorts, films and documentaries will be screened at Centro Ybor starting Tuesday. Friday night, Tommy Wiseau and Greg Sestero of The Room will attend the premiere of their new film Best F(r)iends,...
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Plan your weekend March 16-18: St. Patrick’s Day, spring break, comedian Jay Mohr, Ana Gasteyer cabaret show

Plan your weekend March 16-18: St. Patrick’s Day, spring break, comedian Jay Mohr, Ana Gasteyer cabaret show

Plan your weekend   Holiday St. Patrick’s Day: It falls on a Saturday this year so that ups the ante. Worth noting are Paddyfest shutting down Rome Avenue in South Tampa on Friday and Saturday (Get tickets or register for contests at paddyf...
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Disney resorts are putting an end to free overnight parking

Disney resorts are putting an end to free overnight parking

One of the perks of staying at a Walt Disney World resort had been free parking, something most Orlando hotels use as a sly way of getting another $15-$20 per night out of guests. But that’s going away soon. Disney informed travel agents on Wednesday...
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Best concerts this week: Reggae Rise Up, Tiffany, Mike and the Mechanics, Foreigner, O-Town

Best concerts this week: Reggae Rise Up, Tiffany, Mike and the Mechanics, Foreigner, O-Town

ALL THAT MRAZ: Jason MrazIt’s no shocker that Jason Mraz’s concert at the Mahaffey Theater sold out long ago. Sixteen years after his debut Waiting for My Rocket to Come, Mraz might still be The Remedy (see what we did there?) to the noisy world arou...
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Top things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay: Gasp! festival, comic Jay Mohr

Top things to do this weekend in Tampa Bay: Gasp! festival, comic Jay Mohr

COMEDY: Jay MohrComedian Jay Mohr, who played the oily agent who fired rival Tom Cruise in Jerry Maguire, returns to his standup roots with shows Thursday through Saturday at the Improv at Centro Ybor. The Saturday Night Live alum has had numerous te...
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5 things to do under $5: Free flights for kids, Chasco Fiesta Boat Parade, Cat Cora, library Comic Con

5 things to do under $5: Free flights for kids, Chasco Fiesta Boat Parade, Cat Cora, library Comic Con

1Young Eagles Flight Rally: Kids can have a seat in the cockpit with a licensed pilot Saturday in this free program to introduce ages 8 to 17 to the world of aviation. Volunteer pilots will take children on a 15-minute flight over Clearwater. Each yo...
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