With three days of concerts on five stages along Clearwater Beach, local and veteran jazz musicians will play traditional jazz, as well as swing, ragtime, rhythm & blues and Zydeco Cajun music. See the festival's website for lineup.
Sunday kicks off with a morning gospel performance by Barbary Coast. The festival finale wraps up at 4:15 p.m. with Bill Allred's Classic Jazz Band.
Price: Tickets start at $40, $112.50 for weekend pass. Students $10 for weekend pass.
This hands-on, interactive exhibit from the Smithsonian will end its U.S. tour this weekend, parked by the main entrance to the zoo. It introduces visitors to the special relationship humans share with animals and was designed to inspire the next generation of veterinarians.
The juried fine craft art exhibition features handmade works in jewelry, clay, fiber, glass, wood, metal, paper and mixed media. Enjoy craft beers by area micro-breweries and food by area food trucks, watch artist demonstrations and bid on raffle items.
The resort has 2 million pounds of hand-carved ice sculptures created by artists brought in from China and 40 tons of snow. It's only 9 degrees inside, but they supply you with heavy parkas. Still, gloves and warm socks are recommended. This year features a Nutcracker theme, ice slides and artis …
Price: $28.99-$29.99, $26.99-$28.99 seniors, $14.99-$16.99 ages 4-12, 3 and younger free. $18 parking fee (validated if dining at resort restaurant).
International Plaza transforms into the Ice Palace, a 30-foot dome with snow, a light show and interactive snow globes depicting scenes from Disney's Frozen. Ice Palace entertainment includes an Icy Hand Print experience, size comparisons with Sven and Olaf and photos with Olaf on an ice throne. …
This annual competition is more than just making castles in the sand. Master sand sculptors work for hours to build works of art using 150 tons of sand, shovels, carpenter's levels, cake decoration tools and paint brushes of all sizes. The top four sculptures and a "people's choice' sculpture wi …
View the finished sculptures. Vendors and music all day.
The fourth season will feature works of Mozart and other classical composers, as well as world percussion and jazz from a variety of musicians.
Award-winning world percussionist.
Meet in the parking lot for a 25-mile tour of southern Pasco and northern Hillsborough counties near County Line Road. Helmets are required and riders must maintain a speed of 12 to 14 MPH. Call (859) 948-4684.
Cast members take months to get ready for one special guest to throw the giant switch on the seasonal display. Features millions of glittering lights perfectly synchronized to holiday music that decorate the New York street scene of Disney's Hollywood Studios. Included with daily general admissi …
Price: $94, $88 ages 3-9, 2 and younger free.
SeaWorld's celebration welcomes guests with everything from a sparkling Sea of Trees, classic holiday tunes, an ice skating show, Holiday Reflections fountain and fireworks show, a Christmas market, Elmo's Christmas Wish show and a special Shamu's "Christmas - Miracles" show. Remains o …
Price: $95, $87 ages 3-9.
The International Cat Association brings judges from across the country for this all breed show with cats in 12 rings, adoptable cats available and vendors selling cat related items.
Price: $6, $3 children, 5 and younger free.
Step through the gates for a medieval experience with King Otto at his annual festival including the Washing Well Wenches, full contact jousting, a human combat chess tournament and performances by Cast in Bronze, the Criac Show, Cu Dubh and the Wheel of Death.
Price: $16.95, $14.95 students/seniors, $8.95 ages 5-12, four and younger free.
The revamped weekly market features more than 60 vendors offering top quality farm fresh produce, specialty gourmet food, plants, ready to eat items, handcrafted items and live music. Between Boca Ciega Drive and Gulf Boulevard.
Price: Free admission.
Journey into an extraordinary 'outdoor art gallery' created from the original handmade works of more than 110 artists from across America. Select from paintings, photography, sculpture, metalwork, ceramics and more, plus meet the artist who created the piece.
Price: Free admission and parking.
In honor of Veterans Day, U.S. veterans and active service military receive free admission to the museum for the entire month of November. The museum is closed Nov. 1, Thanksgiving Day and every Monday.
Price: $18, $16 seniors, $14 ages 4-12, 3 and younger free.