Jam-packed with acting workshops, monologue and short-play competitions, including a renowned Acting Boot-Camp led by Hollywood acclaimed actress Tasha Smith. Events take place at Stageworks Theater and the Straz Center.
Price: $100 weekend pass, individual workshops/events free-$95.
This whimsical family street festival and walking parade with a Roaring '20s or gecko theme celebrates Labor Day weekend and the end of summer. Street party guests include mermaids, fire performers, acrobats, roving characters, street performers and more than 200 vendors. Dance to live music on …
Guests can shop, compare and save on affordable ways to organize, repair, remodel, refurbish and landscape their homes. They can see and try products, talk to experts and get information at more than 900 exhibits. Also, check out the home artisan collection featuring the works of area artists an …
Price: $8, $7 seniors, 11 and younger free.
The festival brings metalheads a head-banging lineup including Godsmack, Seether, Buckcherry, Pop Evil, Escape the Fate, Within Reason, Sons oOf Revelry, These Raven Skies and Tattered. (Plus free Rockstar Energy Drinks!)
Ybor City's festival celebrates its' 10th year with performances by indie/folk and rock groups, Reptar, Roadkill Ghost Choir, Million Young, Beach Day, New Madrid, Have Gun Will Travel and more at the brewery and Crowbar.
Price: $15 early bird; $20-$25.
Spend Labor Day by the beach, drinking and dancing to performances by Grammy winners Arrested Development (1992's 3 Years, 5 Months & 2 Days in the Life Of...) and Shock G of Digital Underground. On Monday, DJ Vicetone will perform a free concert.
Kids ages 5 to 15 can get out of the house and onto the putting green. Every day through the end of August, they can sign up to receive a free small bucket of range balls to hit on the Ace Practice Ranges in Brandon and Riverview, or at the Pebble Creek Golf Club in New Tampa, Wentworth Golf Clu …
Take a guided walk along the trails to discover why the preserve has been called "Our Wildest Place''; wear closed toe shoes, hat, bring water. Children younger than 16 must be accompanied by adult, and younger than age six may find the hike challenging.
MOSI joins more than 2,000 museums across the country to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from May 26 (Memorial Day) through Sept. 1 (Labor Day). This is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families and the Department …
A free day at the Gardens as the Central Florida Cactus and Succulent Society holds its 20th annual show and sale of easy to grow cactus and succulent varieties, with experts to help with choosing the right plant for the landscape, or inside the home. Free parking across the street.
Price: Free admission.
Artwork by contemporary artists has been brought in from all over the country for this five day event for collectors and art enthusiasts to browse. Choose from original paintings on paper and canvas, mixed media on wood, paper and clay, along with limited edition prints.
Price: Cost of art.
More than 100 machine guns will destroy cars, trucks and an assortment of other targets. Machine gun owners 18 and older are welcome to participate. No tracers or incendiary ammunition allowed. Spectators and shooters should bring their own eye and ear protection, especially for small children. …
Price: Spectators $2, 14 and younger free; shooters $20.