Music, movies return to Park on Thursday
St. Petersburg Preservation's October Music and Movies in the Park kicks off at 6 p.m. Thursday with live music. The featured film is the R-rated 1989 comedy Major League, which begins at dusk in North Straub Park, on Beach Drive between Fourth and Fifth avenues NE.
Movies are free; pay-what-you-can donations are requested. Food and drinks will be sold or patrons can bring their own picnic. Bring a blanket or chair, and arrive early to guarantee a good spot. Call (727) 824-7802 or visit stpetepreservation.org.
Exhibitors sought for arts, crafts fest
Lakewood United Methodist Church, 5995 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. S, seeks exhibitors for its 2011 Arts and Crafts Festival set for 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 5. The deadline to register is noon Oct. 24. For details, call (727) 867-1744 or (727) 867-3422.
Spooktacular is set for Oct. 29
Largo is planning its annual Spooktacular family-friendly Halloween event for 4 to 10 p.m. Oct. 29 at Largo Central Park, 101 Central Park Drive. Walk the free trick-or-treat trail, and enjoy rides, games, music, and concessions. Wristbands go on sale Monday and are available at city recreation facilities. The cost is $5 in advance for recreation card holders; $6 without a card; $7 the day of the event. On-site parking is $5. Call (727) 587-6740, ext. 5014, or visit online at largo events.com.