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  1. Florida Strawberry Festival and Concerts: Happy Together Tour

    Editor's pick

    Florida Strawberry Festival Grounds

    Plant City : 303 N Lemon St., Plant City, 33563

    It's not just the strawberries that make this event sweet. Though crowds may come for the fruit, they stay for the live entertainment. This year's major headliners include, Reba McEntire, Boyz II Men, Sara Evans, John Legend and interestingly enough Kevin Costner and his band Modern West. Headli …

    Monday's headliner is the Happy Together Tour ($25-$30) with opener Sawyer Brown ($15-$20).

    Price: $10, $5 ages 6 to 12, 5 and younger free. Concert tickets are extra.

  2. Real Music Series: Exile and Juice Newton

    Editor's pick

    Busch Gardens

    Tampa : 3605 Bougainvillea Ave., Tampa, 33612

    The series features live mixed music from the 1950s to today. Performances held at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Included with daily admission.

    Price: $95, $90 for ages 3-9

  3. Jekyll and Hyde

    Editor's pick

    Ruth Eckerd Hall

    Clearwater : 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater, 33759

    A dramatic musical adaptation with a pop-rock score of the classic Robert Louis Stevenson story of a brilliant doctor whose experiments result in a murderous counterpart.

    Price: $35-$100.

  4. Club Jaeb Concert Series: Kris Delmhorst

    Jaeb Theater at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts

    Downtown Tampa : 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa, 33602

    The Straz Center's Jaeb Theater transforms into an intimate music space featuring a wide variety of genres, including folk, Americana, alternative and country.

    Price: $28.50 per show.

  5. Paul Anka

    Editor's pick

    Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall

    Sarasota : 777 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, 34236

    The 1950's teen heartthrob turned into a legendary singer and songwriter, known for writing Sinatra's My Way and many other hits. 

    Price: $59-$100.

  6. Garden Club Crafts: Spring Wreath

    Garden Club of St. Petersburg

    St. Petersburg : 500 Sunset Drive S, St. Petersburg, 33707

    Get creative in Garden Club of St. Petersburg's craft workshop, and take home your handiwork.

    Make a wreath for your door.

    Price: $4.50

  7. Seuss-Tastic

    Glazer Children's Museum

    Downtown Tampa : 110 W Gasparilla Plaza, Tampa, 33602

    The annual celebration of all things Seuss includes activities, storytime, "Ooblek," Green Eggs and Ham and character appearances. Included with museum admission.

  8. Slice of Life

    Tampa Palms Golf & Country Club

    New Tampa : 5811 Tampa Palms Blvd., Tampa, 33647

    Foursomes tee off for this tournament with contests for hole-in-one, closest to pin, putting and longest drive. Benefits Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel.

    Price: $175.

  9. Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss

    Upper Tampa Bay Regional Public Library

    Westchase : 11211 Countryway Blvd., Tampa, 33626

    To celebrate the great rhyming author who makes childhood more whimsical, Hillsborough county libraries will have stories, games and activities.

    Price: Free.

  10. Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss

    Lutz Branch Library

    Lutz : 101 Lutz-Lake Fern Road, Lutz, 33548

    To celebrate the great rhyming author who makes childhood more whimsical, Hillsborough county libraries will have stories, games and activities.

    Price: Free.

  11. The Tamburitzans of Duquesne University

    Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center

    Tarpon Springs : 324 Pine St., Tarpon Springs, 34689

    This high energy group presents a new program of traditional folk dances, costumes and music from Eastern Europe.

    Price: $30, $28 members/students.

  12. Zoominations: A Chinese Lantern Festival of Lights

    Editor's pick

    Lowry Park Zoo

    Seminole Heights : 1101 W Sligh Ave., Tampa, 33604

    The festival makes its debut during Chinese New Year celebrations and remains open for three months for guests to discover 30 illuminated scenes built by craftsman from Zigong village, China, including replicas of the Beijing Temple of Heaven and larger-than-life dragons, pandas, rhino …

    Price: $24.95, $22.95 seniors, $19.95 ages 3-11, 2 and younger free.

  13. Rolling Pin Kitchen Emporium: Gourmet Cupcakes

    Rolling Pin Kitchen Emporium

    Brandon : 2080 Badlands Drive, Brandon, 33511

    Classes on a variety of culinary topics designed for the home cook. Call for other class topics.

    Student teams make apple pie cupcakes, carrot cake and red velvet, and other flavors, topped with frostings, and decorations; take home cupcakes from each flavor. $50.

  14. 3D Printing For Kids

    John F. Germany Public Library

    Downtown Tampa : 900 N Ashley Drive, Tampa, 33602

    Ages 8 and up will learn how to use free and open source modeling programs to create objects ready to 3D print. Bring objects off the screen with MarketBot Replicator.

    Price: Free.

  15. Clara Barton: A Living History

    Tarpon Springs Cultural Center

    Tarpon Springs : 101 S Pinellas Ave., Tarpon Springs, 34689

    Storyteller and historian Susan Marie Frontczak will perform as Clara Barton and will shed light on the question: How—when women were not even allowed to speak at a town meeting—did Clara Barton manage to create the universally recognized American Red Cross? Storyteller and historian …

    Price: Tickets: $20, $18 Members and students.

  16. African Violet Society of Pinellas: Pests and Other Bugs

    The Palms of Largo

    Largo : 400 Lake Ave. NE, Largo, 33771

    Club meets with tips for growing the easy care house plants; with refreshments and plant raffle. In the Cypress Building.

    Price: Free.

  17. Parish Mission

    St. Patrick Catholic Chuch

    South Tampa : 4518 S. Manhattan Ave, Tampa, 33611

    John Pridmore, an ex-gangster and author of the book, From Gangland to Promised Land, will share his story following mass.

    Price: Free.

  18. Manga Book Club

    Tarpon Springs Public Library

    Tarpon Springs : 138 E Lemon St., Tarpon Springs, 34689

    Hang out and meet other teens who share an interests in manga, graphic novels and anime. Geared toward youth ages 12 to 18.

    Price: Free.

  19. Kris Delmhorst

    Jaeb Theater at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts

    Downtown Tampa : 1010 N MacInnes Place, Tampa, 33602

    The multi-instrumentalist's genuine, rootsy and vibrant voice comes to a sound part blues, part jazz, part alternative and laced with Dixieland.

    Price: $28.50.

  20. Silver Sneakers

    CARES Rao Musunuru, M.D. Enrichment Center

    West Pasco : 12417 Clock Tower Parkway, Hudson, 34667

    Price: $3. May be covered by insurance.

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