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Food festivals this weekend in North Pinellas

If you’re a Red Hatter, it’s okay if someone at the party wears the same outfit. This was the 2009 Red Hat Garden Party in Largo.

SCOTT KEELER | Times (2009)

If you’re a Red Hatter, it’s okay if someone at the party wears the same outfit. This was the 2009 Red Hat Garden Party in Largo.


Red Hat Garden Party: The fourth annual event will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday at Ulmer Park, 301 West Bay Drive, Largo. Red Hatters will enjoy live music, dancing, door prizes and a catered lunch. Reservation required. Call 587-6740, ext. 5014. Visit for a registration form.


Piano concert: Concert pianist Louis Demetrius Alvanis will play a program of classical music at 7 p.m. at the Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St. Tickets $20, $18 members and students. Call (727) 942-5605 or visit

Seafood festival: The Safety Harbor Seafood Festival will be noon to 6 p.m. at the Safety Harbor Marina, 110 Veterans Memorial Lane. Event features seafood from around the country, arts and crafts, live entertainment, kite club demos and a mermaid. Free admission and parking. Call (727) 724-1572.

Arts and crafts festival: Old Palm Harbor Arts and Crafts Festival will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. along Florida Avenue in downtown Palm Harbor featuring arts and crafts, food and music. Free admission and parking. Call (352) 344-0657 or visit

Crossroads Farmers Market: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Sunday at the North Pinellas Historical Museum, 2043 Curlew Road, Palm Harbor. The market focuses on locally grown or harvested fresh products including fruits and vegetables, herbs and spices, plants, baked goods and more. Call (727) 787-4700 or (727) 724-3054.

Grand opening: The School of Dance and Performing Arts is hosting a grand opening event 3 to 5 p.m. at 2620 State Road 590, Suite 4, Clearwater, with free class registration to the first 100 students. Call (727) 288-7652 or visit

Taste of Dunedin: Noon to 6 p.m. along Main Street in the historic downtown district. A $10 ticket allows the holder 3-ounce tastes of signature items from up to 30 locations. A quarter of the profits will be donated to a local food bank. Call (727) 738-8550, (727) 733-3197 or (727) 733-4121.

Massing of the Colors: A ceremony to show respect to our national colors and appreciation, gratitude and admiration to our armed forces will take place at 2 p.m. at Espiritu Santo Catholic Church, 2405 Philippe Parkway, Safety Harbor. Free. Sponsored by the Military Order of the World Wars, Clearwater Chapter. Call (727) 733-1291 or e-mail

Tarpon Springs Sunday Farmers Market: Open 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 7 S Pinellas Ave., Tarpon Springs, and continues every Sunday through May offering fresh produce, prepared foods, gourmet baked goods, greenery, hand crafted goods and live music. Call Donna or Judy at (727) 942-4675 or e-mail Sunday


Casting call: Auditions for Side by Side by Sondheim will be 7 p.m. at the West Coast Players Theater, 21905 U.S. 19 N, Clearwater. Needed are a female mezzo-soprano in her 20s, and a male baritone between ages 20 and 30. All candidates should be comfortable with Stephen Sondheim's music and should prepare a song to be sung with live accompaniment. Visit

Stamp club meeting: The Clearwater Stamp Club will meet 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Clearwater East Library, Meeting Room B, 2251 Drew St. Call Bob at (727) 599-1745.


Coin club meeting: The Clearwater Coin Club will meet at 7 p.m. at American Legion Post 7, 1760 Turner St., Clearwater. Call Bob at (727) 688-9871.

Free tax assistance: 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays through April 14 in TECO Hall Room A of the Oldsmar Public Library, 400 St. Petersburg Drive E. No tax assistance this Tuesday due to municipal elections. First-come, first-served. Bring a copy of last year's return and Social Security numbers for yourself and all dependents. This free service is provided by AARP. Call toll-free (888) 687-2277.

Twice weekly bingo: Open to the public, games start at 12:15 p.m. every Tuesday and Friday at American Legion Post 275, 360 Wilson St., Dunedin. 22 games. Lunch available 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call (727) 733-8153.

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