4600 54th Ave. S, St. Petersburg, FL 33711
The Ichiyo school of this ancient Japanese art of flower arrangement is showcased at annual exhibition, with sale of ikebana flower arrangements (many starting at $10 and up) from 1-3 p.m. Aug. 30, then a floral demonstration led by ikebana artist Jeanne Houlton, and her students, at 3 p.m. Aug. 30. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Price: Free admission.
Phone: (727) 864-5209
801 Old Water St., Tampa, FL 33602
Running through Aug. 30, the Smithsonian’s traveling Exhibition Service brings this look at the suburban back yard as an American original invention. From the rise of the suburbs and tract houses, to the beauty of postwar garden design and the birth of the environmental movement, it is filled with vintage photographs, historic drawings and fun period advertisements.
Price: $12.95, $10.95 seniors/students with ID, $7.95 ages 4-12, 3 and younger free.
Phone: (813) 228-0097
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5401 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota, FL 34243
Military personnel, including the National Guard and Reserve and their families, get free admission to the museum from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Military I.D. required.
Price: $25, $20 seniors, $10 students. Free admission Mondays to art museum only.
Phone: (941) 359-5700
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