The real 'Patch' Adams to speak at St. Anthony's
Dr. Hunter Doherty "Patch" Adams, physician and clown, will be the guest speaker at the St. Anthony's Hospital Foundation's annual Legacy Dinner, beginning at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Renaissance Vinoy Resort, 501 Fifth Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. $50. (727) 820-7895.
Fundraiser will benefit All Children's
The All Children's Hospital Beach Branch will have a fundraising luncheon, fashion show and auction at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Carrabba's, 3530 Tyrone Blvd., St. Petersburg. $25. (727) 367-6667.
'Night at Speakeasy' raises funds for arts
Ovation and JMC Communities will host "A Night at the Speakeasy," a benefit for the Dalí Museum, the Florida Orchestra and the Museum of Fine Arts, beginning at 7 p.m. Friday at Ovation, 180 Beach Drive NE, St. Petersburg. The evening will feature food, drink, gaming, dancing and music; cocktail attire is requested. $150. (727) 898-1180.
Queen of Hearts Ball set for Saturday
The 53rd annual Queen of Hearts Ball, benefiting the PACE Center for Girls and the GFWC St. Petersburg Woman's Club, will begin at 6:30 p.m. Saturday in the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront, 333 First St. S. The event honors women volunteers and will announce the 2011 Queen of Hearts and her court. $100. (727) 812-3278.