Gasparilla Music Festival: The hip music fest continues today with New Orleans great Trombone Shorty, Jason Isbell, Tea Leaf Green, Matt Hires and more. There's also a family area and food from top restaurants. It's at 10 a.m. at Curtis Hixon Park, 600 N Ashley Drive, Tampa. $30-$150.
Gasparilla Music Festival: The popular downtown music festival will have cuisine from the region's top restaurants and four stages of music with headliners the Flaming Lips today and Sunday. Gates open at 10 a.m. at Curtis Hixon Park, 600 N Ashley Drive, Tampa. $30-$150.
The Sun City Center FunFest takes place March 15, but the work by the 17-member committee, hundreds of volunteers and dedicated staff started months ago.
Once again, fortune favors the bald as Rays manager Joe Maddon, coaches, players and front office staff will shave their heads to pay tribute to children fighting cancer. Fans can join in as well, and all proceeds benefit the Pediatric Cancer Foundation's Cut for A Cure.
Don McLean: Since first hitting the charts in 1971, the American Pie singer has amassed more than 40 gold and platinum records worldwide and, in 2004, was inducted into the Songwriters' Hall of Fame. He performs at 7:30 p.m. at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $45-$85. (727) …
The third annual Gasparilla Music Festival hits Tampa's Curtis Hixon Park this weekend with national headliners like the Flaming Lips, local groups and a bunch of local food vendors. We've got all the details on what you need to know to get the most out of the fest.