Pumpkin Palooza signals the start of blessed fall
The St. Petersburg Junior Woman's Club will have its seventh annual Pumpkin Palooza Family Fall Festival on Saturday, featuring a pumpkin patch, children's games, crafts, food, arts, crafts and entertainment. It runs from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the St. Petersburg Woman's Club, 40 Snell Isle Blvd. NE, and benefits the club's charitable projects. Free; game and food tickets will be sold. For information visit spjwc.org.
A Byrd flies in for a retro show
Roger McGuinn will perform at 8 p.m. Oct. 8 at the Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive. The show, which will include his work with the 1960s folk rock group the Byrds, will be McGuinn's second at the center. Tickets are $33 advance; $38 VIP; $38 day of show. For tickets, call the box office at (727) 587-6793.
St. Pete Beach
Parents, can you say 'date night'?
The St. Pete Beach Community Center, 7701 Boca Ciega Drive, is hosting Fabulous Final Fridays from 6 to 9 p.m. the last Friday of every month for children in grades 1-5. Cost is $5 and includes gym games, prizes and a pizza dinner. Register your child by the Thursday before each event. To get information or register, visit the community center or call the recreation division at (727) 363-9245.