This year, your family's newly adopted pet can be delivered right to your door on Christmas Day by a team of honorary "elves," thanks to the Humane Society of Pinellas. "Santa has asked the Humane Society of Pinellas to help him deliver pets on Christmas," the organization's news release says. Any dog or cat adopted …
This week's 5 under $5 list takes a side trip down a holiday path, and you should, too. We have made the tough call of picking five of our favorite places to see holiday lights. Michelle and Katie have more displays in their Play Tampa Bay video, plus there's a list at tampabay.com/things-to-do. For more holiday …
"To be Santa, it is pretty fun. You get in the jolly mood once you put on the costume."
Florida kids know the best snow comes with palm trees. And since parents don't have to drive in it, why not go with the snow?
Snowfest and Santa Parade
You know the season is in full swirl when there are three productions of the Nutcracker ballet, with Tchaikovsky's iconic score, in one weekend.
When Busch Gardens opens its new thrill ride Falcon's Fury, a 335-foot drop tower scheduled to open in the spring, it will be in a newly reimagined land called Pantopia that will have jeweled theming, a renovated theater, new bakery and snack spots, a Busch Gardens announcement says.
One of the most performed plays in American theater has become a holiday tradition for Freefall Theatre. For the third year, a musical version of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol returns to the stage, with Steven Patterson reprising his role as Ebenezer Scrooge. The 22-person cast also includes artistic …
The holidays are upon us — and so are the visiting relatives. If you don't want the kids plugged into the Xbox all day or you have relatives getting on your nerves, we have a number of reasonably priced ways to explore the Tampa Bay area.
Check out the new garden
ST. PETERSBURG — Preparations are under way for the upcoming holiday festivities in North Straub Park.
By SHARON KENNEDY WYNNE
Times Staff Writer
Unlike a certain song, there will be snow in Africa this Christmas when Busch Gardens brings back Christmas Town, a series of holiday-themed evenings that dress up Tampa's tropical theme park in more than 1 million lights, hundreds of Christmas …