The largest home show in Florida's west coast brings the area's top home improvement experts, along with more than 500 exhibits with everything related to Florida homes, home improvement, home entertainment and landscaping. Also includes live entertainment, seminars, demonstrations, giveaways an …
The alcohol-free event welcoming the Gasparilla season includes a preschooler's stroll, family activities more than 100 units with dance groups, marching bands, Krewes, an air invasion and a 23-minute pyrotechnic extravaganza. If you can't make it to the parade, it will be broadcast live on FOX …
Price: Free. Reserved seating $33-$48.
The PBR Touring Pro Division comes to Tampa to compete to see who's the toughest rider and which bull dominates on the circuit. This competition is a stepping stone to the elite Built Ford Tough Series.
Travel through the park's Edge of Africa in the dark, viewing the active nighttime behaviors of lions, hippos, giraffes, rhinos and more, then cozy up around a bonfire. Before and after the safari, drinks, appetizers, nightcap and desserts are provided in the Safari Club. Guests must be 21 and u …
Price: $69 per person. Park admission not required.
The public gets to hear from best-selling authors who are here for the Eckerd College Writers in Paradise Conference, an intensive, eight-day series of workshop for writers. Readings begin at 8 p.m., preceded by wine and cheese receptions at 7:30 p.m. where books will be for sale. Author signing …
New York Times best-selling author Jaquelyn Mitchard ("The Deep End of the Ocean") and creator of fictitious Baltimore detective Tess Monaghan, author Laura Lippman, discuss their work and craft.
The hit musical comedy about two 19-year-old missionaries dispatched from Utah to Uganda from the creators of South Park returns by popular demand. Through Feb. 1.
The four-time Country Music Association Female Vocalist of the Year is touring in support of her latest album release, Everlasting, which includes a stop at the Clearwater venue.
An inshore fishing tournament for redfish (photo release only), black drum, flounder, trout and sheepshead. Weigh-in (or photo presentation) 3-4 p.m. First prize is $300 and there are other cash prizes. Proceeds benefit All Children's Hospital.
Price: $35, $25 Old Salt Members.
The nation's top young athletes gather to compete against each other in a range of youth sports including gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, trampoline and tumbling, Tae Kwon Do and cheerleading.
Price: $12, $8 ages 4-9, 3 and younger free.
The PTA at Academie Da Vinci Charter School for the Arts, Pinellas County's first Charter school, hosts its third annual Run for the Art. The event will start at Highlander Park (near the sprayground), travel through Hammock Park, and end back at Highlander Park. This year there will also …
Price: For 5K, $25 for participants 12 and older, and $15 ages 11 and younger. $15 for one mile run all ages.
The Southwest Florida Water Management District invites the public to join them on a canoe or kayak trip down Rainbow River as part of their Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition. Launch your own boat or rent one on site.
Price: $2 park entry; $22-$44 kayak or canoe rental.
Support local firefighters and police officers as they go head to head competing for bragging rights for the best chili around. Free samples with opportunities to purchase larger quantities. Proceeds benefit local charities. Bring a chair or blanket to watch as 25 pre-auditioned contestants perf …
Price: Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for children ages 6-12, and free for children 5 and under.
More than 100 local vendors including farmers, growers with fresh produce and gourmet foods. Also, crafts, prepared foods, live entertainment, flowers and plants.
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.
Savor delectable foods and explore world of wine in seminar with four course luncheon with pairings.
Big, bold and beautiful cabernets are the focus, with California's leading producers including Hook and Ladder Winery, Alexander Valley Vineyards, Silverado Vineyards.
Price: $60, plus service charges.
Four course luncheon and wine pairings.
Learn what makes a world-class pinot noir in morning session, with panelists from Martin Ray, Saintsbury, other wineries; afternoon session explores Italian wine regions and varieties.
Price: $95, plus service charges.
The pirates sail in for Gasparilla and MOSI surrenders with a buy one get one free offer this weekend.
Price: $22.95, $20.95 seniors, $18.95 ages 6-12, 5 and younger free. Member discounts available. Separate pricing for IMAX-only admission. It's $15 for the zip line only, or $10 with admission. Ropes course is $10 by itself, or $7 with admission.
A series of portraits of "ordinary people" who executed Hitler's ghoulish plans. Remains on display through May 24. Included with museum admission.
Price: $16 adults, $14 seniors, $8 students under 18. Free for military, USF students with ID and children 6 and under.