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Pasco Things to Do for Sept. 16

Pictured here in Route 66, from left, are cast members Joshua Kolb, Dyllan Vallier, Clay Smith, Matty Colonna

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Pictured here in Route 66, from left, are cast members Joshua Kolb, Dyllan Vallier, Clay Smith, Matty Colonna

On stage

Get your kicks: Route 66, a musical revue, continues with matinees and evenings through Oct. 2 at the Show Palace Dinner Theatre, 16128 U.S. 19, Hudson. With sounds from the 1950s and '60s, the show features 34 of the greatest "rock 'n' road" hits, such as Dead Man's Curve, King of the Road, Little Old Lady from Pasadena, Little GTO and Fun, Fun, Fun. Dinner and show, $49.50, plus tax and tip. Show only, youth and group rates available. Call (727) 863-7949 or at showpalace.net.

Festivals

Tribal fun: The Odessa Pow Wow will be from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Gunn Highway Flea Market, 2317 Gunn Highway, Odessa. This is a traditional powwow, featuring drumming, dancers, entertainers, storytelling, trade blankets, an ambassador contest, raffles and educational events. Food and camping available. Visitors are encouraged to bring blankets or lawn chairs (some seating available). Admission is $4 per person or $8 per family or carload (up to five); children 11 and younger admitted free. Call (727) 277-4770.

Art events

Art on display: Art by Aaron M. Corbitt, a figurative and portraiture artist, is on display at Bug's Splatter Gallery, 5718 Sixth St., Zephyrhills, through Oct. 22. The work includes nudes. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Call (217) 341-0274.

Natural life: "Life Beyond Ours," featuring the works of sculptor Evie Harper and painter Julie Komenda, is on display through Oct. 26 in the Rao Musunuru M.D. Art Gallery at Pasco-Hernando State College's West Campus, 10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey. Hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Fridays. Call (727) 816-3231.

For the family

For gamers, comic fans: Fusion Con, a new convention that fuses comics with video games, art and film, will be from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday at the New Port Richey Recreation and Aquatic Center, 6630 Van Buren St. The event will feature live action superheroes wrestling, presented by the CLASH professional wrestling team. There will also be 75 booths selling everything from artwork to action figures and other collectibles. Featuring a number of special guests, such as Fierce Comics, Robb Demarest from Ghost Hunters International and George Lowe, the voice of the cartoon character Space Ghost. Admission is $10; $5 for ages 12 and younger. Call (813) 918-2290 or visit fusioncon.net.

Under the big top: The Loomis Brothers Circus returns to Brooksville on Monday and Tuesday with shows at 7 p.m. each day at the Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St. Featuring acrobats, aerialists, clowns, lions, tigers, elephants and other performers. Food and refreshments will be available. Proceeds from ticket sales benefit the Florida International Teaching Zoo. $20 for adults; children ages 2 to 12 free with a paid adult (discount coupons available at local stores and online). Hernando County Fairgrounds, 6436 Broad St., Brooksville. Call (352) 796-4552 or visit loomiscircus.com.

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