Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Events in Hernando county Nov. 20-25

Sunday

Related News/Archive

Fairgrounds Flea Market: Includes indoor and outdoor vendors. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St., Brooksville. (352) 796-4552.

Pancake Breakfast at Aripeka Elks: All-you-can-eat pancakes are $2. Bottomless coffee is $1. There is also a separate menu available. 8 a.m. to noon. Aripeka Elks Lodge 2520, 9135 Denton Ave., Hudson. (727) 863-2520.

Native American Intertribal Gathering: Includes native crafts, demonstrations, singing and dancing, storytelling, native food and other activities. Drums at 1 p.m. Bring blankets or chairs. Primitive campsites available (some electric available). Dogs welcome, but must remain on a leash; owners must also clean up after their pets. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Park admission is $3 per car. Dade Battlefield Historic State Park, 7200 County Road 603, Bushnell. (352) 793-4781, 793-5153.

Monday

Academia Hernando Fall 2011 Lecture Series: Concert finale. 10 a.m. to noon. $8. Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee. (352) 597-0158.

Tuesday

Toddler Play Date: This is an indoor program designed to bring toddlers and parents together in a fun, social environment. 10 to 11:30 a.m. $3 per class. Jerome Brown Community Center, 99 Jerome Brown Place, Brooksville. (352) 540-3835.

Wednesday

Toddler Time/Storytime preschool programs: Toddler Time, for children ages 18 to 35 months, starts at 10:15 a.m., followed by Storytime, for children ages 3 to 5 years, at 11 a.m. The programs are filled with age-appropriate stories, finger plays and songs. No registration required. Free. Lykes Memorial Library, 238 Howell Ave., Brooksville. (352) 540-6391.

Thursday

Spring Hill Turkey Trot: All ages are welcome to participate in this free workout along the Suncoast Trail. Teens and children participating must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. The event is hosted by the Hernando County Recreation Department in conjunction with GIME Fitness/Hernando Health Experience. 7 to 8 a.m. Free. Anderson Snow Park, 1360 Anderson Snow Road, Spring Hill. (352) 428-6368, 754-4031.

Thanksgiving Bluegrass Festival: The annual weekend festival features four days of musical performances, overnight camping and a youth tent, featuring hayrides, arts and crafts, bluegrass music workshops and other activities. Bands on the bill include the Lonesome River Band, Third Tyme Out, Remington Ryde, Special Consensus, the Chapmans, the Packway Handle Band, Larry Cordle and others. 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tickets: $63-$69, Thursday through Sunday; $15, Thursday; $25, Friday; $30, Saturday, and $12, Sunday. Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road, south of Spring Lake. (352) 754-3082. sertomayouthranch.com.

Friday

Thanksgiving Bluegrass Festival: The annual weekend festival features four days of musical performances, overnight camping and a youth tent, featuring hayrides, arts and crafts, bluegrass music workshops and more. Bands on the bill include the Lonesome River Band, Third Tyme Out, Remington Ryde, Special Consensus, the Chapmans, the Packway Handle Band, Larry Cordle and others. 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tickets: $25, Friday; $30, Saturday, and $12, Sunday. Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road, south of Spring Lake. (352) 754-3082. sertomayouthranch.com.

Nov. 26

Fairgrounds Flea Market: Includes indoor and outdoor vendors. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St., Brooksville. (352) 796-4552.

Thanksgiving Bluegrass Festival: The annual weekend festival features four days of musical performances, overnight camping and a youth tent, featuring hayrides, arts and crafts and bluegrass workshops. Bands on the bill include the Lonesome River Band, Third Tyme Out, Remington Ryde, Special Consensus, the Chapmans, the Packway Handle Band, Larry Cordle and others. 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tickets: $30, Saturday; $12, Sunday. Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road, south of Spring Lake. (352) 754-3082. sertomayouthranch.com.

VFW Post 9236 Santa's Workshop: Children are invited to come and make ornaments recognizing service members. The ornaments will be hung on a tree Dec. 17 at the post's carnival and tree lighting. Those wishing to have an ornament made for a particular service member should bring or mail a picture, along with the name and a contact phone number. Noon to 4 p.m. VFW Post 9236, 3435 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach. (352) 596-9236.

Entertainment at VFW Post 9236: Music by the Shakers. 5 to 9 p.m. VFW Post 9236, 3435 Shoal Line Blvd., Hernando Beach. (352) 596-9236.

Brookridge Good Times Line Dance Social: A DJ will entertain. Bring your own snacks and beverages (and ice, if needed). No lessons provided, but instructors are on hand to help, if needed. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. $5. Brookridge Clubhouse, 8150 Hampton St., Brookridge. (352) 397-6088.

Events in Hernando county Nov. 20-25 11/18/11 [Last modified: Friday, November 18, 2011 4:25pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. 'Empire' star Grace Byers keynotes USF Women in Leadership & Philanthropy luncheon

    Human Interest

    BY AMY SCHERZER

    TAMPA — The first University of South Florida graduate to address the USF's Women in Leadership & Philanthropy supporters, Grace Gealey Byers, class of 2006, centered her speech on her first name, turning it into a verb to share life lessons.

    Grace Byers, University of South Florida Class of 2006, stars on the Fox television show Empire. She delivered the keynote at the USF Women in Leadership and Philanthropy luncheon Friday. Photo by Amy Scherzer
  2. Southeast Seminole Heights holds candlelight vigil for victims' families and each other

    News

    TAMPA — They came together in solidarity in Southeast Seminole Heights, to sustain three families in their grief and to confront fear, at a candlelight vigil held Sunday night in the central Tampa neighborhood.

    A peaceful march that began on east New Orleans Avenue was held during the candlelight vigil for the three victims who were killed in the recent shootings in the Seminole Heights neighborhood in Tampa on Sunday, October 22, 2017.
  3. It's not just Puerto Rico: FEMA bogs down in Florida, Texas too

    HOUSTON — Outside Rachel Roberts' house, a skeleton sits on a chair next to the driveway, a skeleton child on its lap, an empty cup in its hand and a sign at its feet that reads "Waiting on FEMA."

    Ernestino Leon sits among the debris removed from his family’s flood-damaged Bonita Springs home on Oct. 11. He has waited five weeks for FEMA to provide $10,000 to repair the home.
  4. McConnell says he's awaiting Trump guidance on health care

    STERLING, Va. — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Sunday he's willing to bring bipartisan health care legislation to the floor if President Donald Trump makes clear he supports it.

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he’s “not certain yet” on what Trump wants.
  5. Tampa's Lance McCullers shows killer instinct in pitching Astros to World Series

    Ml

    HOUSTON — It felt like the beginning on Saturday night at Minute Maid Park, the arrival of a new force on the World Series stage. The Astros are back, for the first time in a dozen years, and they want to stay a while.

    Houston Astros starting pitcher Lance McCullers (43) throwing in the fifth inning of the game between the Houston Astros and the Tampa Bay Rays in Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. on Sunday, July 12, 2015.