Make us your home page

Pasco Things to Do for the weekend of June 27

Times files

Times files

Our pick

Roller derby open house: Revolution Roller Derby will host an open house at 10 a.m. Sunday at Astro Skate, 875 Cypress St., Tarpon Springs. Learn how to join Revolution Roller Derby and what to expect from membership. Attendees may skate alongside current members. Loaner gear will be available, speed skates will be available for rent, and participants should bring their own mouth guards. For more information, visit online or email

On stage

'Talent Search': John Timpanelli Productions and St. Martin's Episcopal Church will host an all-ages "Talent Search" show at 7 p.m. today, July 25 and Aug. 29 at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, 15801 U.S. 19, Hudson. The audience will select a winner from each show, who will perform as the guest artist the following month. Tickets are $10. For information about auditions or for tickets, call (727) 207-8496.

In the basement: See the musical comedy Church Basement Ladies at 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday at Jimmy Ferraro's Studio Theatre, 5732 Main St., New Port Richey. Doors open an hour before each performance. Tickets are $23.36, plus tax. For more information, call (727) 409-0293 or visit online.

'Cold Feet': See Cold Feet at 8 p.m. today and Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Tarpon Springs Cultural Center, 101 South Pinellas Ave. In this comedy, a neurotic maid of honor and a narcissistic best man work to resolve the jitters in a bride and groom in time for a wedding. Tickets are $16, or $14 for members and students. For more information, call (727) 942-5605 or visit online.

Interactive adventures for kids: See two shows for kids next week. The first, a musical called The Mixed-Up Fairy Tale that turns the audience into the show's main character, will be at 11 a.m. July 1 at the Center for the Arts at River Ridge, 11646 Town Center Road, New Port Richey. The second show, a comedy called The Great Pizza Contest that asks the audience to help decide who makes the best pizza in town, will be at 11 a.m. July 2, also at the Center for the Arts at River Ridge. Each show costs $4 per person. For reservations or more information, call (727) 774-7832 or visit online.


Movie in the park: Watch Despicable Me 2 at 6 p.m. Saturday at Pyracantha Park at the James Irvin Center, 38122 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd., Dade City. The movie is free. Refreshments are provided. A dance for kids in grades 4-8 will follow at 8 p.m. For more information, call (352) 523-5050.

Movie night: See the movie The Mark 2 at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Free Church of Jesus Christ, 2435 U.S. 19, Suite 250, Holiday. Children are welcome to attend but must be accompanied by an adult. Admission and refreshments are free. For more information, call (727) 934-0222.

Musically inclined

Great Gatsby Night: The Rhythm Kings Orchestra will perform Roaring '20s style from 7-10 p.m. today at Heritage Museum, 100 Beekman Lane, Tarpon Springs. Vintage costumes are encouraged. Admission is $12, or $10 for members and students. For more information, call (727) 942-5605 or visit online.

Live music: Blues guitarist and historian Scott Ainslie will perform at 7 p.m. today at the Center for the Arts at River Ridge, 11646 Town Center Road, New Port Richey. $10 for adults, $7 for students. For reservations or more information, call (727) 774-7382 or visit online.

Art events

Art exhibition: The Downtown New Port Richey Art Gallery's annual Member Artists' Exhibition and art eligible for the People's Choice Awards are on display through July 26 at the gallery, 6231 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey. Awards will be announced at a People's Choice Awards reception July 11. Gallery hours are noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. For more information, call (727) 848-6500 or e-mail

Pasco Things to Do for the weekend of June 27 06/25/14 [Last modified: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 6:10pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

  1. St. Pete Coffee Tours offer a glimpse into the world of local craft coffee

    Food & Dining

    ST. PETERSBURG — What started as a small gathering of friends is now a growing business that has people hyped about St. Petersburg specialty coffee.

    At Craft Kafe, Jason Waits explains Kyoto-style drip coffee during a St. Pete Coffee Tour in May.
  2. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Tuesday May 30


    Finding Neverland: The hit Broadway show follows the story behind playwright J.M. Barrie as he struggles to find inspiration to create Peter Pan, until he meets four young brothers and their beautiful widowed mother. 7:30 p.m., Carol Morsani Hall at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, 1010 N MacInnes Place, …

    Mitchell Wray, Jordan Cole, Finn Faulconer and Ben Krieger as the Llewelyn Davies Boys in the National Tour of Finding Neverland. Photo by Carol Rosegg.
  3. Big rents and changing tastes drive dives off St. Pete's 600 block

    Music & Concerts

    ST. PETERSBURG — Kendra Marolf was behind the lobby bar of the State Theatre, pouring vodka sodas for a weeknight crowd packed tight for Bishop Briggs, the latest alternative artist to sell out her club.

    Sam Picciano, 25, left, of Tampa and Molly Cord 24, Palm Harbor shop for record albums for a friend at Daddy Kool Records located on the 600 block of Central Avenue in St. Petersburg, Florida on Saturday, May 20, 2017. OCTAVIO JONES   |   Times
  4. Restaurant review: Features Gastropub in Riverview is fine as movie theater fare, but unimpressive otherwise

    Food & Dining

    Movies aren't exactly dying. Despite all the sturm und drang of predictions that Netflix and streaming videos would kill the cinema, global box office receipts hit $38.6 billion in 2016, a 1 percent gain over the previous year. But that doesn't mean going to the cinema is precisely what it was a generation …

    Soft pretzels are displayed with a beer at the Features Gastropub in the Riverview 14 GDX  theater in Gibsonton, Fla. on Thursday, May 25, 2017.   The 5,900-square-foot Features Gastropub open in the . This element of the project is the brainchild of Philadelphia chef Brian Duffy, who appears frequently on NBC's The Today Show and the Spike TV show Bar Rescue
  5. From the food editor: I love that food is a huge part of Master of None's transcendent second season


    Deep into a late-night binge of Master of None, Aziz Ansari's Netflix series that returned for its second season May 12, I realized I was laying as far back on my couch as possible, blanket clutched up to my chin, eyebrows permanently raised.

    Dev (Aziz Ansari) and Arnold (Eric Wareheim) eat lunch in Modena, Italy, in the second season of "Master of None."