'Soup's On' event is at Coliseum
The St. Petersburg Free Clinic presents its 32nd annual Soup's On hunger awareness luncheon from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the Coliseum, 535 Fourth Ave. N. Attendance is free, but guests are encouraged to make contributions and to bring nonperishable food for the clinic's food bank. (727) 821-1200, ext. 114.
Dress up for annual Fish Head Ball
"Rockstar Fish-A-Palooza," the 18th annual Fish Head Ball, is poolside at the Don CeSar Beach Resort, 3400 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach, from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday. Guests can dress as favorite performers for the fundraiser, which benefits the Pier Aquarium. $125 advance, $140 at the door. pieraquarium.org/ROCKSTAR; (727) 803-9799, ext. 202.
Boy Scouts council awards banquet set
The West Central Florida Council of the Boy Scouts of America presents its 14th annual Distinguished Citizens Awards banquet at 6 p.m. on Oct. 13 in the Coliseum, 535 Fourth Ave. N, St. Petersburg. The event honors Robert E. Churuti, Joseph W. Fleece and Stephanie Goforth. $125. wcfcbsa.org; (727) 391-3800.
Children's museum marks 25 years
Great Explorations Children's Museum honors founding trustees and the Junior League of St. Petersburg at its "State of the Great" 25th anniversary reception from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13 at the St. Petersburg Museum of History, 335 Second Ave. NE. (727) 821-8992, ext. 209.