Thursday, December 14, 2017

Kids & Family

Plan your weekend Nov. 10-12: Ribfest, Reading Fest, Tampa Am skateboarders, Tiny Home Show, Chris Stapleton

Plan your weekend Nov. 10-12: Ribfest, Reading Fest, Tampa Am skateboarders, Tiny Home Show, Chris Stapleton

Concert Chris Stapleton: The country artist took the music world by surprise with his 2015 debut Traveller, which swept the CMA Awards and earned him a Grammy nomination for Album of the Year. He and his wife/muse/backup singer, Morgane, just announ...
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5 under $5: Festival of Reading, Florida Orchestra family concerts, Circus McGurkus returns

5 under $5: Festival of Reading, Florida Orchestra family concerts, Circus McGurkus returns

1. Ian Harvie: The actor who plays Dale on Amazon’s Transparent will give a free talk Tuesday as part of the University Lecture Series at USF’s Marshall Student Center. The comedian’s performance will demonstrate how laughter has no...
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Tampa Theatre to return to original design following six-week renovation

Tampa Theatre to return to original design following six-week renovation

TAMPABefore the historic Tampa Theatre closed Monday for six weeks to undergo $6 million in renovations, it hosted a special Sunday night screening — Back to the Future.The 1985 film starring Michael J. Fox is about traveling back in time, which also...
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How Hurricane Irma brought a 2-headed chicken to the St. Petersburg Museum of History

How Hurricane Irma brought a 2-headed chicken to the St. Petersburg Museum of History

The big reveal Friday at the St. Petersburg Museum of History’s Two-Headed Calf Fest celebrating oddities was a new donation to the tiny museum — a two-headed chicken. And we have Hurricane Irma to thank for it. The fundraising party wa...
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For Veterans Day: parades, tributes and deals for the military

For Veterans Day: parades, tributes and deals for the military

Veterans Day EventsBay Pines VA Veterans Day CeremonyThe ceremony includes a performance by the Keswick Christian School Choir, a parade of colors, a firing salute, Taps, the posting and retiring of the U.S. flag and guest speaker U.S. Navy Adm. (Ret...
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5 things to do under $5: Snooty and Gregg Allman remembered, free tree climbing

5 things to do under $5: Snooty and Gregg Allman remembered, free tree climbing

1Festival of the Skeletons: Snooty the manatee and Gregg Allman, two much-loved local icons who died this year, will be honored with special Day of the Dead shrines at the Dia de los Muertos festival at Bradenton’s Village of the Arts. There wi...
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Plan your weekend Nov. 3-5: Fall Out Boy, new Dali exhibit, Tracy Morgan, Home Show, 2-Headed Calf Fest

Plan your weekend Nov. 3-5: Fall Out Boy, new Dali exhibit, Tracy Morgan, Home Show, 2-Headed Calf Fest

Concert Fall Out Boy: Sunday’s concert in Tampa might not feature as much new music as originally intended, but Fall Out Boy can still shake an arena with a hit like Dance, Dance, Thnks fr th Mmrs or This Ain’t a Scene, It’s an Arm...
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Busch Gardens offers 2018 Fun Card early, with a free Adventure Island pass

Busch Gardens offers 2018 Fun Card early, with a free Adventure Island pass

Busch Gardens has put its 2018 Fun Card on sale early, meaning you can get two free months to visit the Tampa theme park for the rest of this year and a free Adventure Islands water park pass in 2018. This is the fifth year that Busch Gardens has of...
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Half marathon returns to downtown St. Petersburg with visions of big future

Half marathon returns to downtown St. Petersburg with visions of big future

It has been three years since downtown St. Petersburg hosted a half marathon on the waterfront, and the upcoming St. Pete Run Fest aims to go the distance. Other races have stumbled in recent years. In 2014, the owner of the Rock ’n’ Rol...
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Plan your weekend: Halloween parties, Kings of Leon, Santana, free comic books, Open Streets St. Pete, So You Think You Can Dance tour

Plan your weekend: Halloween parties, Kings of Leon, Santana, free comic books, Open Streets St. Pete, So You Think You Can Dance tour

Plan your weekendBooHalloween parties: With Halloween falling on a Tuesday, this is the weekend most of the big parties will be going on. There will be a block party Saturday on Tampa’s Franklin Street with live music and DJs on three stages, drink s...
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