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Free screening of 'Roman Holiday' at Straub Park on May 5


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'Roman Holiday' is free at North Straub Park

St. Petersburg Preservation offers free live music and movies throughout May.

Thursday's installment features the 1953 romantic comedy Roman Holiday, starring Gregory Peck and Audrey Hepburn, at 7 p.m. in North Straub Park at Fifth Avenue NE and Bayshore Drive.

A limited number of chairs are available for rental, or you're welcome to bring your own chair or blanket. Music begins at 7 p.m. with movies starting at dusk. For more information, call (727) 824-7802 or visit


Have a side of jazz with your lunch

Come down to the plaza between the new Dalí Museum and the Mahaffey Theater during a lunch break for free Friday afternoon entertainment from noon to 2 p.m. at the Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S. The four-piece Jim Morey Band plays original jazz and flavored funk. For more information, call (727) 892-5798 or visit


Daylily Society puts on sale and show

Want a more colorful garden?

There will be a huge variety of shapes, sizes and colors of heat-tolerant daylilies at the Bay Area Daylily Society's 13th annual sale and show from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church of St. Petersburg, 1900 Gandy Blvd. Arrive early for the best selection.

A judged flower display will be presented from noon to 3:30 p.m. Free admission. For more information call (727) 410-0503 or visit

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