Saturday, April 21, 2018
Events

5 things to do under $5 Dec. 31-Jan. 6: Antique cars, night hike, free trolley rides

1 Antique Car Display and Parade: Nearly 70 antique cars, some up to 100 years old, will depart from a St. Petersburg McDonald's for a tour of the Shine mural art district in downtown on Friday. All cars, which come from the PinMar club for antique car lovers that meets in Heritage Village, will be on public display before the tour in the parking lots surrounding and adjacent to the restaurant. The tour begins at 1 p.m. Free. McDonald's, 300 38th Ave. N, St. Petersburg.

2 Dade's Battle Re-enactment: For history lovers, this annual gathering in Bushnell includes period soldier, Seminole and civilian camps; a trade fair; historic arts and crafts demonstrations; full-scale cannon firing; tree cutting; and barricade building as well as 19th century games and activities for children. The battle re-enactment will be at 2 p.m. Parking $3, admission $5, 5 and younger free. Dade Battlefield Historic State Park, 7200 County Road 603, Bushnell. (352) 793-4781. 9 a.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. Sunday.

3 Three Kings' Day Celebration: Macy's in Westfield Citrus Park will throw a Three Kings' Day party from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday with Mundo Lanugo, the Latino entertainment brand, with holiday crafts, treats, sing-alongs, live entertainment and special gifts. The Three Kings themselves will be there for pictures. RSVP recommended (so they have enough supplies) at macysthreekingscitruspark.eventbrite.com. Free. 8021 Citrus Park Town Center, Tampa. (813) 926-4644.

4 Night Hike: Constellations: The trails will be open at night from 6-7:30 p.m. Saturday at Boyd Hill Nature Preserve, where visitors can take a hike in search of the stars and constellations. $5, $3 children at 1101 Country Club Way S, St. Petersburg. (727) 893-7326.

5 Free trolley rides: Tampa's Streetcar will operate until 1:30 a.m. on New Year's Day, and it's free after 7 p.m. Thursday to get around Ybor City, Channelside and downtown Tampa. Also, there's a free shuttle for First Night St. Petersburg, and the red open air trolleys are equipped with a wheelchair lift. The shuttles start running every 15 minutes at 4:30 p.m. Thursday and end at 11:30 p.m. They will run from Beach Drive and around downtown to the Sunshine Center on Fifth Street. A printable route map is on the events page at stpetetrolley.com.

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