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Independence Day in Pasco: Red, white and blue breakfasts … and more

• 8 to 10 a.m. Sunday at VFW Post 10167, 4619 Bartelt Road, Holiday. The buffet features eggs, biscuits and sausage gravy, French toast and more. Hosted by the Men's Auxiliary. $6. (727) 938-5977.

• 9 to 11 a.m. Sunday at Eagles Lodge 33752, 4149 New River Road, Zephyrhills. Features eggs, bacon, home fries, sausage and more. $3. A hot dog and hamburger picnic is afterward. (813) 780-1558.

• 9 to 10:30 a.m. Sunday at St. Mark's Presbyterian Church, 7922 State Road 52, Hudson. Features pancakes, sausage and more. Proceeds benefit the church's vacation Bible school. $5 for adults, $2 for children. (727) 863-5646.

Patriotic picnics and parties

• 1 p.m. Saturday at Hudson American Legion Post 335, 11421 Osceola Drive, New Port Richey. Food, games, music and more. KC and the Vocal Chords performs at 7:30 p.m. $7. (727) 868-3445.

• 3 p.m. Saturday at Aripeka Elks Lodge 2520, 9135 Denton Ave., Hudson. Baked chicken, potato salad and baked beans. Dinner is served at 4 p.m., Jim and Jim play music until 7 p.m. and karaoke starts after that. $8. (727) 863-2520.

• 11 a.m. Sunday in the Family Life Center at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 4843 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday. Barbecued chicken, burgers or sausage and peppers and more is served at noon. A dance to music by Steve Daniels starts at 1:30 p.m. Hosted by Knights of Columbus Fr. Farrell Council 6476. $6, or $5 just to dance. (727) 943-5095.

• 12 p.m. Sunday in the fellowship hall at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 4125 U.S. 19, New Port Richey. An old-fashioned ice cream social. Free. (727) 849-4905.

• 1 p.m. Sunday at Gulf Highlands Civic Association, 7831 Gulf Highlands Drive, Port Richey. Features hot dogs, hamburgers and soft drinks. Bring a side dish to share. BYOB and games. $2. (727) 858-5627.

• 1 p.m. Sunday at the Beacon Square Civic Association's Community Pool, 3741 Bradford Drive, Holiday. Hot dogs and hamburgers through 9 p.m. BYOB and a dish to share. For more information, e-mail

• 2 p.m. Sunday at VFW Post 7987, 7445 Chester McKay Drive, New Port Richey. Hosted by the Ladies Auxiliary. Donations will benefit charities and troops. (727) 376-3502.

• 3 p.m. Sunday at American Legion Paradise Post 79, 5329 Legion Place, New Port Richey. Chicken wings, hamburgers, hot dogs and more. Music by KC and the Vocal Chords. $6. (727) 842-8387.

Independence Day in Pasco: Red, white and blue breakfasts … and more 06/30/10 [Last modified: Wednesday, June 30, 2010 9:59pm]
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