Thursday, February 22, 2018
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Tampa Bay concert, sale, other events altered by Hurricane Matthew this weekend

Travel disruptions altered a Led Zeppelin tribute and moved a fundraising sale as event planners across the Tampa Bay area were making adjustments in anticipation of Hurricane Matthew.

Live blog: The latest on Hurricane Matthew

If you have an event that will be canceled or changed this week send an email to [email protected] and we will alert readers.

Here are the latest updates from some of the events previously announced:

Henry Rollins: The legendary singer's spoken word show planned for Friday at Clearwater's Capitol Theatre has been postponed, as have all his Florida dates. No makeup date has yet been announced.

Classic Albums Live: The group that performs Led Zeppelin's Physical Graffiti note for note was to perform Thursday at Clearwater's Capitol Theatre. The show has been rescheduled to Oct. 15 because of Hurricane Matthew affecting travel plans. The group's show at the Lakeland Center has also been moved to Oct. 14 at 8 p.m. Their show in Clearwater will be at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15 at 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Price: $35-$50. rutheckerdhall.com

Friends and Flea Sale: Originally planned for Friday and Saturday, this Paws of Hillsborough County sale with some 40 vendors has changed to Saturday and Sunday. They will sell antiques, primitives, vintage, shabby and handcrafted items. Food available for purchase. Patterson's Farm, 2706 Ranch Road, Valrico. (813) 267-0644. 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday.

Hunger Free: The St. Petersburg Clinic fundraiser originally scheduled for Friday at the St. Petersburg Coliseum has been moved to Oct. 21.

Hillsborough County Job Fair: Commissioner Sandy Murman has rescheduled Friday's county job fair for Nov. 4 from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Hillsborough Community College Dale Mabry Campus, Student Services Building, 4001 W. Tampa Blvd. in Tampa.

Homosassa Springs Bat Talk: The talk that was originally planned for Friday has been moved to Oct. 27 due to the possible weather conditions from Hurricane Matthew. Homosassa Springs State Wildlife Park, 4150 S Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa.

Bok Tower Gardens: The gardens will be closed Friday and reopen at 8 p.m. Saturday at 1151 Tower Blvd., Lake Wales.

Lowry Park Zoo: Will open late Friday, at 11 a.m. The zoo plans to remain open on Friday until 10 p.m. for the opening night of its Halloween event, Creatures of the Night. The zoo will have staff on site Friday morning focused on safety concerns for people and animals, and removal of debris.

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