Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Weekend Planner

Restaurants closing and changing hands: Silas Dent’s, Salty Rim Grill and more

Restaurants closing and changing hands: Silas Dent’s, Salty Rim Grill and more

SILAS DENT’SAfter 39 years of business, Silas Dent’s Steakhouse at 5501 Gulf Blvd. in St. Pete Beach has been sold to the owners of Caddy’s on the Beach. It will be retrofitted and reopened as the boat-up Caddy’s St. Pete.In 1978, Ted Stambaugh, Rob...
Published: 08/08/18
$5 admission all month at the Imagine Museum, plus art talks and altered books

$5 admission all month at the Imagine Museum, plus art talks and altered books

HOT DEAL: IMAGINE MUSEUMIf you haven’t been over to see the stunning collection of studio glass art at the Imagine Museum, maybe $5 admission would motivate you. That’s right, the museum is offering $5 admission to Pinellas County residents every day...
Published: 08/08/18
In theaters this week: ‘Dog Days,’ ‘The Meg,’ ‘BlacKkKlansman,’ ‘Slender Man’

In theaters this week: ‘Dog Days,’ ‘The Meg,’ ‘BlacKkKlansman,’ ‘Slender Man’

NOW PLAYING: Dog DaysL.A. canines lead their human companions on surprising journeys in Dog Days, an ensemble comedy with Nina Dobrev, Vanessa Hudgens, Adam Pally, Eva Longoria, Rob Corddry, Tone Bell, Jon Bass, Michael Cassidy, Thomas Lennon, Tig No...
Published: 08/08/18
Top things to do this week: Fetish Con, comedians Doug Benson, Jim Florentine

Top things to do this week: Fetish Con, comedians Doug Benson, Jim Florentine

KINK: Fetish ConNow in its 18th year, Fetish Con returns to the downtown Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront for four days of antics this weekend, bringing hundreds of bondage and fetish models, as well as vendors and exhibitors selling clothing, latex, c...
Published: 08/08/18
Taylor Swift, Imagine Dragons, J. Cole top massive concert week

Taylor Swift, Imagine Dragons, J. Cole top massive concert week

READY FOR IT? Taylor SwiftTaylor Swift’s 1989 Tour was a once-in-a-lifetime experience, filled to the hilt with special guests (Idina Menzel and Alessia Cara in Tampa!) and magical memories. Her Reputation Tour, which hits Raymond James Stadium at 7 ...
Published: 08/08/18
This week: Innovocative Theatre presents PTSD drama, ‘Ugly Lies the Bone’

This week: Innovocative Theatre presents PTSD drama, ‘Ugly Lies the Bone’

INNOVOCATIVE THEATRE: UGLY LIES THE BONEAn improvised explosive device injures a veteran on her third tour of Afghanistan. She tries to get her life back in Titusville, but the road isn’t easy for Jess, her caregiver sister or her ex-boyfriend. Innov...
Published: 08/08/18
Local craft beer of the week: Guayabera Citra Pale Ale, Cigar City Brewing

Local craft beer of the week: Guayabera Citra Pale Ale, Cigar City Brewing

This year, Tampa’s Cigar City Brewing upgraded its range of canned offerings, retooling artwork and adding a couple of popular and previously limited brews, including Guayabera Citra Pale Ale. The meteoric rise in popularity of the Citra hop variety ...
Published: 08/09/18
Florida Orchestra adds ‘Home Alone’ movie to Christmas concert lineup

Florida Orchestra adds ‘Home Alone’ movie to Christmas concert lineup

The Home Alone series of movies recalls hits such as Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas and Jingle Bell Rock, but Oscar-winning composer John Williams’ charming score has the lilting nostalgic tone that makes it a Christmas classic. And now the F...
Published: 08/07/18
Florida Orchestra names Daniel Black as new assistant conductor

Florida Orchestra names Daniel Black as new assistant conductor

ST. PETERSBURG — The Florida Orchestra has hired conductor Daniel Black to share an increased workload in community concerts and other special programs."As our community programs expand, it’s time to make sure they have the unique guidance they deser...
Published: 08/03/18
Updated: 08/06/18
Bar review: Fat Rabbit puts some hop into cocktails

Bar review: Fat Rabbit puts some hop into cocktails

Published: 08/06/18