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  1. International Indian Film Academy Weekend: IIFA Stomp

    Curtis Hixon Park

    Downtown Tampa : 600 N Ashley Drive, Tampa, 33602

    The Indian cinema industry brings the giant international awards ceremony to Tampa, the first time the "Bollywood Oscars" have been held in the U.S.

    This free block party in the park will have DJs and lots of dancing.

    Price: TBA.

  2. American Stage in the Park: The Wiz

    Editor's pick

    Demens Landing

    Downtown St. Petersburg : 100 First Ave. SE, St. Petersburg, 33701

    Ease on down the road with this modern take of the seven time Tony Award winning musical. 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 and sit on the grass.

    American Stage joins with LocalShops1 for Buy Local Night featuring meet and greets with area business owners.

    Price: $13 Wed.-Thur. and Sunday, $18 Fri.-Sat. (advance); $15 Wed.-Thur. and Sunday, $20 Fri.-Sat. (at the gate); $32 reserved seating all nights..

  3. Scapes and Natural World Exhibit

    Park Station Pinellas Park

    Pinellas Park : 5851 Park Blvd., Pinellas Park, 33781

    The exhibit featuring acrylics, pastels, oils, mixed-media and more, will be displayed in two galleries through May 3.

    Price: Free.

  4. Busch Gardens/SeaWorld Weekday Special

    Busch Gardens

    Tampa : 3605 Bougainvillea Ave., Tampa, 33612

    Busch Gardens and SeaWorld celebrate Spring Break by offering special weekday discounts. Now through May 5, both parks are offering $50 ticket good for any single weekday admission at either park.

    Price: $50.

  5. Sodium Sensibility

    Morton Plant Hospital Complex (Cheek-Powell Pavilion)

    Downtown Clearwater : 455 Pinellas St. , Clearwater, 33756

    Shelaine Williams, registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator, will discuss the correct daily sodium intake for the patient with diabetes.

    Price: Free.

  6. Sea Lion Splash

    Lowry Park Zoo

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

    Sea Lion Splash opens introducing a colony of coastal sea lions, daily presentations and an outdoor activity area. Remains on display through May 31. $2, in addition to park admission.


  7. Treatments for Back Pain

    YMCA (Clearwater Branch)

    Clearwater : 1005 S Highland Ave. , Clearwater, 33756

    Neurosurgeon Dr. Carrie Shulman will discuss noninvasive and minimally invasive techniques for relieving back pain.

    Price: Free.

  8. EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival

    Epcot at Walt Disney World

    Lake Buena Vista : 1515 N Buena Vista Drive, Lake Buena Vista, 32830

    Daily from March 5 to May 18, this year's festival is brimming with new topiaries like Kermit and Miss Piggy, among the 75 total, now illuminated with twinkling lights at night, plus waterwise, vegetable and even an Everglades Garden; bonsai, orchid, hummingbird exhibits; kids landscaped playgro …


  9. Women and Addiction Seminar

    Sarasota Police Department

    Sarasota : 2009 Adams Lane, Sarasota, 34237

    The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation and Turning Point of Tampa will host this informative presentation that explores addiction issues specific to women. Lunch will be served and attendees will receive two free continuing education credits.

    Price: Free.

  10. 4,000 Miles

    Asolo Repertory Theatre

    Sarasota : 5555 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, 34243

    After a 21 year-old bicycles 4,000 miles from Seattle to the West Village apartment of his grandmother, an overnight sleepover turns into an extended stay in which the odd couple explore growing up and growing old. Through April 27.

    Price: $15-$40 (varies by show date).

  11. Wednesdays By the Water: Cornhole Wednesday

    Sail Pavilion on the Riverwalk

    Downtown Tampa : 333 S Franklin St., Tampa, 33602

    Each week in April, the 360-degree waterfront bar features a themed party with special drink pricing, food and activities.

    A cornhole tournament with a special "Sail Food" menu and prizes.

    Price: Free (food/drink additional).

  12. Sarasota Orchestra: A Wink and A Smile

    Holley Hall

    Sarasota : 709 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, 34236

    Highlights include music from Mel Brooks' The Producers, Liberty Bell March (from Monty Python's Flying Circus) and light classics featured in Bugs Bunny cartoons and Disney's Fantasia.

    Price: $29-$49.

  13. A Wink and a Smile

    Holley Hall

    Sarasota : 709 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, 34236

    Highlights include music from Mel Brooks' The Producers, Liberty Bell March (from Monty Python's Flying Circus) and light classics featured in Bugs Bunny cartoons and Disney's Fantasia. Boston Pops favorites by Leroy Anderson include comical renditions of The Typewriter and The Syncopated Clock.

    Price: $29-$49.

  14. Tampa Hispanic Heritage Meet and Greet

    Children's Board of Hillsborough County

    Ybor City : 1002 E. Palm Ave., Tampa, 33605

    Meet the THHI Board of Directors and learn about the organization's achievements, its contributions to the community and its vision for the future, during this 3rd annual meeting.

    Price: Free.

  15. Become Earth Savvy

    Largo Public Library

    Largo : 120 Central Park Drive, Largo, 33770

    Learn how your daily choices affect the Earth's resources.

    Price: Free.

  16. Rolling Pin Cuisine: Italian Baking: Savory to Sweet

    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.

    Chef Nick Malgieri, former Executive Pastry Chef at Windows on the World, and cookbook author, shows how to create a ricotta mousse cake with pistachios, tortes, cookies, savory pies and other Italian-inspired baked treats. $50.


  17. Apron's Cooking Classes: Spring Fling

    Apron's Cooking School, Publix Supermarket

    Citrus Park : 7835 Gunn Highway, Tampa, 33626

    Learn new techniques and recipes at classes for all levels of home cooks, and a variety of topics.

    Recipes using seasonal ingredients that bring the fun back into cooking; spring lamb with macadamia pesto, lemon tartlets and more. $45.


  18. Ybor City Wine Class

    Ybor City Wine Bar

    Ybor City : 1600 E Eighth Ave., Tampa, 33605

    Wednesday tasting class has different focus each week.

    Price: $15.

  19. World Book Night Bash

    Inkwood Books

    South Tampa : 216 S Armenia Ave., Tampa, 33609

    All day, givers all over the U.S. are handing out free books, to share their love of reading, many of them in the Bay Area. To culminate the event, the bash will include food, beer, wine and the chance to meet other givers, swap stories and talk about your book selection.

    Price: Free.

  20. Tampa Bay Rays: Vs. Minnesota Twins

    Editor's pick

    Tropicana Field

    St. Petersburg : 1 Tropicana Drive, St. Petersburg, 33705

    For Bollywood Night, the team has enlisted heartthrob Shahid Kapoor to throw out the ceremonial first pitch to celebrate the International Indian Film Academy visiting Tampa.You can get a discounted seat in the Press Level and a Rays Bollywood themed T-shirt for $25. Use promotion code JAIHO1.

    Price: Ticket prices vary by game.

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