Ring out the old year with some live rock, blues
Tickets are on sale for the New Year's Eve show at the Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive. Ring in the New Year with classic rock legend Pat Travers at 8 p.m. Dec. 31. Also on the bill are two other rock/blues acts, Sean Chambers and local favorite the Jimmy Griswold Band. There will be a live broadcast of the celebration in Times Square on a big screen in the lounge area. A midnight champagne toast will also be provided. Tickets are $35 in advance, $40 on the day of the show. For information, visit LargoArts.com or call (727) 587-6793.
Get tickets now for 26th MLK breakfast
Tickets are on sale for the 26th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Leadership Breakfast to be held at 7:30 a.m. Jan. 16 at the St. Petersburg Coliseum, 535 Fourth Ave. N. Tickets are $25 per person. The breakfast is designed to bring the St. Petersburg community together to celebrate King's legacy and to present leadership awards to community members. For information, call (727) 892-5202 or visit www.mlkbreakfast-stpete.com. To reserve a table, call (727) 896-9556 or email MLKbfastSt Pete@aol.com.
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Yard sale bargains start new year right
The city is hosting its next yard sale from 8 a.m. to noon Jan. 21 at the St. Pete Beach Community Center, 7701 Boca Ciega Drive. All are welcome to sell items or to shop for bargains. There are 10-foot-by-10-foot indoor and outdoor spaces available on a first-come basis: $15 for residents and $17.50 for nonresidents. For information, call (727) 363-9245.