Make us your home page
Instagram

'Fame — The Musical,' Beach Bum Trivia among week's activities

This week

I'm gonna live forever: The teen production of Fame — The Musical wraps up this weekend at Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. The show brings to life the students at the High School of Performing Arts. Showtimes are 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $10. Call the box office at (352) 683-5113 or visit the website at stagewest. net.

For the kids: A Preschool Palooza Children's Concert will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Locomo Skate-Dance-Party, 10451 County Line Road, Spring Hill. The concert features "Mr. Tommy" Tommy Girvin, who has been the lead guitarist for the Eddie Money Band for more than 25 years. Mr. Tommy's interactive program includes sing-alongs that children can dance to. The event is hosted by the Early Learning Coalition of Pasco and Hernando Counties. Limited tickets are available for $4 each. Contact Bev Doucet at b.doucet@phelc.org or stop by one of the four Early Learning Coalition centers in Pasco or Hernando. Call (727) 233-8291 or visit phelc.org.

Battle of the brains: Participants assemble teams of one to five players and compete for prizes in Beach Bum Trivia at 8 p.m. Thursdays at the Spring Hill Draft House, 2115 Mariner Blvd., Spring Hill; at 8 p.m. Sundays at Aqua Bar and Lounge, 1365 Kass Circle, Spring Hill; and at 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Sam's Beach Bar, 6325 Clark St., Hudson. Arrive early to register. The cost is $5 per contestant. A portion of the proceeds benefits people who have ulcerative colitis. For information, call (352) 683-1692.

Quick trip

Dude looks like a lady: The Evolution of Drag — Drag Through the Decades, a multimedia drag extravaganza, will be Saturday at Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19, Hudson. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The show features 10 drag performers, celebrity impersonations, costumes and lots of hair and makeup. Tickets are $25 plus tax. A light menu and cash bar will be available. For information, call (727) 863-7949 or visit showpalace.net.

Wine down: A wine festival will be from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Florida Estates Winery, 25241 State Road 52, Land O'Lakes. The event features vendors, live entertainment and samples of the winery's offerings. Pets on leashes are welcome. Free admission. Call (813) 996-2113.

Look ahead

Family affair: The Brooksville Parks and Recreation and Friends of the Children will host a family movie night Aug. 16 at Tom Varn Park, 306 Darby Lane, Brooksville. Despicable Me (PG) will be shown. Admission is free. Kettle corn, snow cones, hot dogs and drinks will be available for purchase. For information, call (352) 540-3835.

'Fame — The Musical,' Beach Bum Trivia among week's activities 08/05/13 [Last modified: Tuesday, August 6, 2013 2:35pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Glen Campbell's wife Kim discusses challenges, guilt caregivers of Alzheimer's patients, others face

    Life Times

    If there's one thing Kim Campbell would change about caregiving for Alzheimer's patients, it's the attitude so many of us have toward transferring a loved one from home to a long-term care facility. According to Campbell, it's often the most kind, loving decision you can make. It's not a sign of failure, but one of …

    Kim Campbell, wife of country music legend Glen Campbell, is acknowledged by those attending the free event where she shared the story of her personal journey with Alzheimer???‚??„?s disease and the struggles she faced caring for her husband on Friday (5/26/17) at the Suncoast Hospice's Empath Health Service Center in Clearwater. Empath Choices for Care, a member of Empath Health, and Arden Courts Memory Care hosted the free event where Kim shared her story to help others understand the early stages, how the disease changes lives, the challenges families face and the role of caregiver.
  2. What happened when I took my dad to a Pitbull concert

    Music & Concerts

    TAMPA — "So, you know how you like Pitbull?" I asked my dad. "We can see him."

    Selfie of Divya Kumar and Anand Kumar at Pitbull/Enrique Iglesias concert.
  3. Tampa City Council votes to accept travel invitation from Cuban ambassador

    Blogs

    The invitation came to Tampa City Council chairwoman Yvonne Yolie Capin in a June 9 letter from Cuban ambassador to the United States José Ramón Cabañas Rodriguez.

    The Tampa City Council voted 6-0, with Frank Reddick out of the room, to respond to a travel invitation from Cuban ambassador to the United States José Ramón Cabañas Rodriguez.
  4. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for June 25

    Events

    St. Pete Pride Festival: The daytime festival covers Central Avenue's Grand Central District with more than 350 vendors, multiple stages, live music, art and food. 9 a.m., Grand Central District, 2429 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. Free. (727) 342-0084.

    Kristen Whalen poses for a photo before the start of the St. Pete Pride Parade in St. Petersburg last year. It's that time of year again, so check with us for your planning purposes. [LUIS SANTANA  |   Times (2016)]
  5. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for June 24

    Events

    St. Pete Pride Block Party and Night Parade: St. Pete Pride's popular parade moves to downtown St. Petersburg's scenic waterfront. The block party brings DJs, food and drinks starting at 2 p.m. The parade steps off at Fifth Ave NE and Bayshore at 7 p.m. with fireworks at 9:45 p.m. 2 p.m., North Straub Park, Fifth …

    Thousands line the streets of Central Ave. during the St. Pete Pride Parade in St. Petersburg.  [Saturday, June 25, 2016] [Photo Luis Santana | Times]