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Egmont Key discovery day is today; tickets for 'Santa's Holiday Revue' on sale

St. Petersburg

Come discover Egmont Key's charms today

Fort De Soto Park, 3500 Pinellas Bayway S, will host the Egmont Key Discover the Island Day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today. Shuttle boats will take passengers from the park to Egmont Key to enjoy costumed Civil War re-enactments, children's games, the old lighthouse, and interpretive sites on the island's wildlife, military involvement, history, nature and culture. Food, water and souvenirs will be sold. The last shuttle leaves for the island at 2 p.m. and returns to the mainland at 4 p.m. Proceeds benefit the Egmont Key Alliance. Admission is $18, $5 for ages 6-11 and free for kids 5 and younger. For information, call (727) 524-6595 or visit


Tickets for children's show now on sale

Tickets are on sale for the next Children's Educational Series show at the Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive. Educational Musical Santa's Holiday Revue will celebrate world cultures at 11 a.m. Dec. 3. The show includes dances, songs and stories from Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa. The series, sponsored by the Suncoast Performing Arts Foundation, continues through May. Other upcoming performances are School House Rock on Jan. 7, The Velveteen Rabbit on Feb. 4, Jack and the Beanstalk on March 3, The Ugly Duckling on April 7 and Kid Power Operation Lunch Line in 3-D on May 5. Tickets are $7.50 for adults, $6.50 for children, $22 for a family four-pack and $15 for a season pass for any three shows. For information, visit or call (727) 587-6793.

Egmont Key discovery day is today; tickets for 'Santa's Holiday Revue' on sale 11/12/11 [Last modified: Saturday, November 12, 2011 3:30am]
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