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Wine tasting at the Hangar; Art Walk in Gulfport and more

St. Petersburg

Sample worldly wines at the Hangar

Tampa Bay Uncorked will host "Around the World in Eight Wines" from 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 26 at the Hangar Restaurant and Flight Lounge at Albert Whitted Airport, 540 First St. SE.

The event will offer wines from around the world, light appetizers and music by pianist Tony Castellano Jr. Tickets are $20 through Aug. 19 or $25 through Aug. 25. They are available at or for $30 cash at the door. Parking is free.


Art Walk is Saturday on Beach Boulevard

The Third Saturday Art Walk is 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday on Beach Boulevard. The Art Walk will feature more than 50 artists, authors, antique dealers and entertainers.

Parking is free. Trolley rides from off-site parking areas are also free.

For more information, call 1-866-278-9255 or visit

St. Pete Beach

Gift shop will have open house Friday, Saturday

Simply Perfect Gifts and Accessories, 339 Corey Ave., will have an open house and grand opening from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

The shop has expanded and would like to celebrate with refreshments and door prizes. Parking is free.

For more information, call (727) 360-4141.

Pinellas Park

All Breed Cat Show set at Boys and Girls Club

The International Cat Association is hosting its All Breed Cat Show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Boys and Girls Club of the Suncoast, 7790 61st St. N, Pinellas Park.

Admission is $6 for adults, $3 for children, free for ages 5 and under. Bring a bag or can of cat food and get $1 off admission.

For more information, call (727) 867-7328.

Tierra Verde

Dizzy Dean baseball registering for fall play

Tierra Verde Tarpons Dizzy Dean youth baseball is registering players ages 5 to 12 for fall ball.

Registration is available online at For more information, e-mail

Tampa Bay Area

Donate clothing, other items at fitness centers

Lifestyle Family Fitness invites members and nonmembers to donate gently used shoes, clothing, small sporting goods and house ware items through Aug. 31 at any of the health clubs in Pinellas and Hillsborough counties. Donations will benefit Goodwill Industries, and everyone who donates will get a free two-week pass. For the location of the nearest Lifestyle Family Fitness, visit or call 1-800-543-3793.

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