Throughout the weekend all active duty, retired or drilling reservist or National Guard members can get two free tickets to the aquarium. Additional family members (up to 4 people) can receive $10 admission.
Vibrant tropical blooms from growers throughout Florida fill the auditorium at the Sunset Chapter of the American Hibiscus Society's annual judged show. Inside the auditorium, view a sea of hibiscus flowers, some the size of dinner plates, single and double blooms, in an array of color combinati …
The annual Memorial Day weekend beach concert is a day of family events including arts and crafts vendors, food and beverage concessions, and live music. Lineup includes every music genre including jam bands, reggae, soul, R&B and alt-country. There's a fireworks finale at 8:50 p.m. Sa …
Today's lineup brings Spark Notes from Sarasota at noon, alt-country Sunset Bridge at 1 p.m., Grant Peeples and his Peeples Republik Band at 3:45 p.m., reggae's Funky Seeds at 5:15 p.m. and headliner of the night the Black Honkeys, with their Motown sound.
Price: Free; parking is $5.
Chocolate lovers can get their fill of treats and sweets at this event including chocolate tastings and chef demos. There will be no end to chocolate chip cookies, cannoli, pies, cakes, desserts, chocolate wine and even chocolate beer.
Price: $20 advance, $25 at the door.
The weekend is packed at Shephard's with live entertainment, drink and food specials, VIP parties and more.
On Sunday, area DJ including DJ Ray (1-3 p.m.), Jaime Ferreira (3-5 p.m.), Nova and A Rock (7-10 p.m.) and DJ Ledato (5-7 p.m.) mix it up leading to performances by Katy Tiz Nikki Williams (10:30 p.m.) and Jason Derulo (11 p.m.) and goes back to DJ Skribble (11:45-2 a.m.) at the Tiki bar. DJ Brandon James keeps the pace in the Wave all day.
In this musical, Jen and her younger brother John's family is divided over the war in Vietnam. When John is killed in the war, Jen is left to reconcile her memory of their fractured relationship. Through May 26.
Jobsite partners with the Tampa Jewish Community Center & Foundation for the eastern United States premiere of this controversial and important play. When 17-year-old Bethany disappears while on a school trip to Israel, her parents feverishly search for her throughout Jerusalem, and fin …
Price: Tickets start at $28, previews $10.
This Tony Award-winning musical tells the tale of a group of overachievers as they compete in a spelling championship. Through May 26. American Stage's annual play in the park takes place outdoors in Demens Landing. Reserved seats are available for purchase, but it's just as fun to pack a picnic …
Price: $13 advance, $15 at the event Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday; $18 advance, $20 at the event Friday-Saturday (kids 6 and under free); premiere blankets $24; reserved chair seatings $29. Onstage seating is $35. Pay What You Can at preview performances.
Join a 25-mile out and back ride from Weedon Island to downtown St. Petersburg. Riders must maintain a speed of 12 to 14 MPH as they travel through scenic neighborhoods including Snell Island, Old Northeast and around the St. Petersburg Pier for a farewell ride. Helmets are mandatory.
A sci-fi fan-fest with a Hyperspace Hoopla stage show, Jedi Training Academy, parades and meet-and-greet sessions featuring Star Wars characters and actors. Fastpass required for autographs.
Ray Park (plays Darth Maul) and Warwick Davis (plays Wicket W. Warrick) will attend.
Shop for fresh organic produce, specialty gourmet food, plants, flowers, handcrafted items and local artistry at fresh market open most Sundays. Along Corey Avenue in front of the old Beach Theatre. Matthews Wildlife Rescue will stop by and he usually brings along a python you can hold or …
Price: Free admission.
Spend the holiday at this brand new exhibit, strolling their iconic boardwalk and getting adventurous by touching different stingray and shark species. Included with admission. Free for military; $10 for military guests.
This event showcases a growing contingent of artists working with fashion to present art that can be worn. Features creations for women, men and children, including clothing, hats, shoes, jewelry, handbags, upcycled apparel and body art. Fashion related activities and shows will add to the fashi …
Follow the paths cut into a five-acre patch of eight to 10-foot sunflowers. You'll also find hay rides, a veggie cannon, farm animals, mini potbelly pig races, goats on grass roofs, and a story teller. Kettle corn and fresh squeezed lemonade are available for purchase. Anyone under 18 must be ac …
Price: $8.50, $4.50 age 3-11, two and younger free (Cash only).
The John and Marble Ringling Museum of Art were nice enough to lend more than 60 rare black and white photographs that portray the working life of circus performers in the early 20th century, taken by Glasier who had a peak behind the scenes traveling with many circuses, including Ringling.
Price: $12.95 for adults; $10.95 for seniors and students; $7.95 for children 4-12.
A special exhibit of life-like and life-size dinosaurs. The outdoor display features towering dinosaurs that move, blink and roar.Additional attraction fee applies: $4 plus regular park admission during park hours; $9.95 for after-hours Dino Nights (park admission not needed); 2 and younger free …