Sunday, February 18, 2018

Deals & Shopping

Shopping factors range from super cool to super cute this week

Shopping factors range from super cool to super cute this week

COOL FACTOR: TANK ART SHOWHow cool would it be to ride around on an original piece of art? Motorcycle tank art is a genre unto itself, and having one that an artist has embellished should up the cool factor on any bike. The folks at Grayspeed Cycles ...
Published: 02/15/18
5 things to do under $5: Apple's Steve Wozniak, mini golf in the library, Clearwater street parties

5 things to do under $5: Apple's Steve Wozniak, mini golf in the library, Clearwater street parties

1 Steve Wozniak: The Apple co-founder, above, will give a free talk on Tuesday, Feb. 20 as part of USF Muma College of Business’ new Thought Leader series. The college’s dean will conduct a discussion about everything from the need for en...
Published: 02/14/18
Tickets on sale this week: Styx with Joan Jett, Country Megaticket, Cedric the Entertainer, Rays home games

Tickets on sale this week: Styx with Joan Jett, Country Megaticket, Cedric the Entertainer, Rays home games

Tickets for the following events go on sale this week:• Country Mega Ticket, various dates and times at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, Tampa, $159-$799, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday at the box office, 4802 U.S. 301 N, or by calling (813) 740-...
Published: 02/12/18
Updated: 02/14/18
Florida Holocaust Museum’s Eichmann exhibit recounts daring capture, riveting trial of Nazi officer

Florida Holocaust Museum’s Eichmann exhibit recounts daring capture, riveting trial of Nazi officer

In May 1960, the young nation of Israel appeared to be sending a delegation to Argentina to join the country’s 150th anniversary celebration. But the plan instead was to smuggle agents into the country to carry out one of the most daring espionage op...
Published: 02/08/18
Red hot Valentine’s Day gift and date ideas

Red hot Valentine’s Day gift and date ideas

With Valentine's Day happening next Wednesday, you actually have plenty of time to come up with a romantic gesture for your boo. Here are a few suggestions to help set hearts aflutter.Flowers: The traditional gift might seem to lack creativity, but n...
Published: 02/08/18
5 things to do under $5: Rays Fan Fest, Mardi Gras parade

5 things to do under $5: Rays Fan Fest, Mardi Gras parade

1Rays Fan Fest: The free day of play in Tropicana Field returns to rev up fans for baseball season with Tampa Bay Rays players and coaches on hand. This year’s free activities include clubhouse tours, arcade games and a food tasting. Kids can run the...
Published: 02/07/18
5 things to do under $5: St. Pete Beach Seafood and Music Festival, high-fashion history

5 things to do under $5: St. Pete Beach Seafood and Music Festival, high-fashion history

1 St. Pete Beach Seafood and Music Festival: This new event promises local seafood along with vegetarian options, a marketplace and music by Act 3, the Black Honkeys, Greg Billings Band, Twinkle and Rock Soul Radio. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday-Sunday alo...
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Plan your weekend Feb. 2-4: Monster Jam returns, Mo'Nique, Coin, giant light sculpture at Glazer Museum

Plan your weekend Feb. 2-4: Monster Jam returns, Mo'Nique, Coin, giant light sculpture at Glazer Museum

Take the kids Monster Jam: Just when lesser cars thought it was safe, Monster Jam returns to Raymond James Stadium to run the specially built track a second time. Come early to tailgate and get pictures with the trucks and drivers in the Party in th...
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Localtopia grows again and places to make your own valentines

Localtopia grows again and places to make your own valentines

Always Growing: LocaltopiaWhat started five years ago as a showcase of St. Petersburg businesses and merchants has expanded to a full-fledged festival with more than a market. Presented by Keep St. Pete Local, Localtopia returns to Williams Park on S...
Updated one month ago
Top things to do this week: Mo’Nique, Winter’s Tail-Gate Party, Glazer Museum art

Top things to do this week: Mo’Nique, Winter’s Tail-Gate Party, Glazer Museum art

FIERCE COMEDY: Mo’Nique Actor and standup star Mo’Nique broke into comedy as a no-holds-barred, brutally honest champion of heavyset women on showcases like HBO’s Def Comedy Jam or BET’s Comic View. That led to her starring role as a single mother at...
Updated one month ago