Dress as your favorite Latin character and get out to downtown Dunedin's annual street festival with a costume contest, Salsa dancing and lessons, a giant puppet parade of 20-foot tall puppets, music by Orquesta Infinidad, Mariachi singer Lily Cortes and a performance by Ballet Folkorico.
Price: No cover.
Artist Chris Parks, also known as "Pale Horse," creates a multi-sensory art exhibition and performance piece which coincides with Cinco de Mayo. Featuring eight large-scale art panels, video installations, luchador photography, hand-sewn, custom-designed wrestling masks and a wre …
Price: $15 advance; $20 at the door.
Red Mesa stretches their Cinco De Mayo celebration. They call it a "week long fiesta," but it's actually five nights of drink specials, tequila shots, live music, raffles and giveaways.
Price: No cover (food and drink individually priced).
The action sports spectacle from the MTV stunt series kicks off its U.S. tour in Tampa with top freestyle motocross, BMX and skateboarding tricksters. Nitro Circus founder Travis Pastrana was the first to ever land a double backflip at the 2006 X Games. Champion motocross rider Josh Sheehan has …
Back by popular demand, the romantic Broadway musical based on the Academy Award-winning animated film is filled with unforgettable characters and dazzling production numbers, including Be Our Guest and the beloved title song.
For this year's festival (daily through May 17), in addition to nearly 100 topiary characters, outdoor kitchens and Tinker Bells' Butterfly House, Frozen is set to make its first appearance represented in a garden at the World Showcase Plaza, with white and silver blooms. The concert series, ren …
Price: $97, $91 ages 3-9, 2 and younger free.
Log onto givedaytampabay.org. Make a donation to your favorite charity. Then, go to Channelside and enjoy food and drink specials as a gift for your donation. Benefits 500 area nonprofits.
Price: $25 minimum donation.
Cinco de Mayo and Give Day Tampa Bay combine in this party with a mustache contest, games, prizes, live music and drink specials. Buy a bucket of Corona, Corona Light or Negra Modelo and $1 benefits the Animal Coalition of Tampa.
Price: No cover.
The hands-on museum and the Children's Board of Hillsborough County join together for this event offering free admission from 2 to 7 p.m., perfect for an after-school or post-nap diversion.
It's the "Revenge of the Fifth Star Wars Storytime" with readings of Star Wars epics, Imperial Snacks including Jar Jar Links in a Blanket and Hans Rolos, book giveaways and a Star Wars themed Lego competition.
Give Day Tampa Bay and Cinco de Mayo combine for a Mexican themed fundraiser party with music, inspirational speeches from breast cancer survivors, appetizers, cash bar and raffles. Benefits My Hope Chest for breast reconstruction.
Price: $25 advance, $30 day of.
Discover 30 illuminated scenes built by craftsman from Zigong, China, including replicas of the Beijing Temple of Heaven and larger-than-life dragons, pandas, rhinos and more. It will also feature performances by Chinese acrobats and an artisan market with handmade crafts. Runs through May 31
Price: $24.95, $22.95 seniors, $19.95 ages 3-11, 2 and younger free (Zoominations); $39.95, $37.95 seniors, $29.95 ages 3-11, 2 and younger free (combo Zoominations and Zoo admission).
Celebrate the U.S. Supreme Court's marriage equality decision with insights delivered by ACLU, a performance by the St. Petersburg Opera Company, appetizers, a raw bar, Prosecco and Cigar City beer tasting.
Price: $100, $75 before May 5.