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March 5: Upcoming things to do in North Pinellas


Emblem3: This is the reggae-pop-rock band's first national headline tour for album Nothing To Lose. MKTO will open. 7 p.m. today. $25-$45. Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. (727) 791-7400; rutheckerd

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: This country-folk band has produced a string of Top 10 hits; album Will the Circle Be Unbroken was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame. 8 p.m. Thursday. $38-$60. Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. (727) 791-7400.


Safety Harbor Seafood Festival: Seafood and other vendors from around the country serve up their specialties at this two-day festival. 5-10 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday. Free (food and drink additional). City Marina, 110 Veterans Memorial Lane. (727) 724-1572;

Wild Splash 2014: WiLD 94.1 hosts this spring break hip-hop festival featuring some of the biggest names in hip-hop including Wiz Khalifa, B.o.B, Rich Homie Quan, Sage the Gemini, Kid Ink, Ty Dolla $ign and Far East Movement. 1 p.m. Saturday. $20 early bird; $35. $100 for VIP. Coachman Park, 301 Drew St., Clearwater;

Fat Cat Brewery Party: Two taps each of Barley Mow, Cold Storage Brewing, Rapp Brewing, Dunedin Brewery and Cigar City Brewing. Buy a glass for $10; local craft brews are $3.50 a pint through Tampa Bay Beer Week. 6-8 p.m. Thursday. Free admission; $10 bottomless pint (from 6-8 p.m.), charge for beer and food. Fat Cat Tavern, 16080 U.S. 19 N, Clearwater;

Fish Dinner: The JFK Memorial Council 5635 Knights of Columbus will offer baked fish and fried fish dinners every Friday through April 18. Coffee, tea and dessert are included. Open seating. 4-7 p.m. Friday. $8. Free for clergy. Knights of Columbus, 1251 San Christopher Drive, Dunedin. (727) 365-2582.

Craft Beer Fest: Quench your thirst at Dunedin House of Beer's fourth annual Craft Beer Fest in Edgewater Park, with live music, food vendors, and wine too. Part of Tampa Bay Beer Week. Noon-10 p.m. Saturday. Park admission is free. Edgewater Park, 51 Main St., Dunedin. (727) 298-3278;


Church Basement Ladies: National tour of the musical comedy Church Basement Ladies: A Mighty Fortress Is Our Basement. 2 p.m. Sunday March 9, Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St. Reserved seating $25, $23 for members and students. (727) 942-5605, online at


Tamburitzans of Duquesne University: American ensemble performs folk music, song and dance from 100 cultures. 2 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St. Reserved seating $30, $28 for members and students. (727) 942-5605 or tarpon

March 5: Upcoming things to do in North Pinellas 03/04/14 [Last modified: Tuesday, March 4, 2014 11:44am]
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