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 …
Sculpting ends at 5:30 p.m. and music kicks off at 5 p.m. Vendors open all day.
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.
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. …
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).
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.
Come early for swing dance lessons at 10:15 a.m. Featured performers include Valerie Gillespie, Tom Rigney and Flambeau and Dave Bennett and the Memphis Speed Kings.
Price: Tickets start at $40, $112.50 for weekend pass. Students $10 for weekend pass.
Drum Corps International brings the new DrumLine Battle to St. Petersburg where marching percussion ensembles of any instrumentation and any skill level face off in a high-energy beach front battle.
Price: $10 dinner, show free.
Top barbecue teams fire up their grills for this state barbecue championship with a southside western and outdoor wear competition, music by five live bands, kids activities and other food.
Price: Free (food/drink additional).
The award-winner's show Thank God For Jokes is about how they can get you in trouble. Time magazine called him "master of the personal, embarrassing tale," and this time he talks about getting arrested in New Jersey, screamed at by a famous director, heckled by Statler and Wa …
Stars of a new comedy series on IFC, Riki Lindhome and Kate Micucci named their duo after the "two famous rock 'n' roll second bananas." The duo was named in the Top 10 Comics to Watch by Variety.
The 11-time Prime Time Emmy Award winning show brings performances by the top 10 finalists from Season 11 including Bridget Whitman, Casey Askew, Emilio Dosal, Jacque LeWarne, Jessica Richens, Ricky Ubeda, Rudy Abreu, Tanisha Belnap, Valerie Rockey and Zach Everhart.
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.
Rangers guide walks along the trails or beach areas for you to find plants and wildlife around the park.
Price: Free (walk); $8 per carload up to 8 people, $4 one person in car, $2 walking (park entry).
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.