Discover the world of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) at this expo to demonstrate the importance of STEM education and careers. Take a walking tour of the campus and interact with Pinellas County Schools STEM Academy students showcasing more than 150 STEM investigations.
Bring your gardening questions to "Ask an Arborist'' at the annual plant and landscape festival with colorful flowering plants, fruit trees, orchids, herbs and garden art and accessories for sale. Also, soil and water testing, tool sharpening, horticulture exhibits, plant auction, free butt …
Nearly 1,000 tons of powdery, white sand will be transformed into "Sugar Sand Tales" themed characters and scenes creating a walk-through display under a 21,000-square-foot tent. The 10 day festival also brings a few free activities to the beach including movies, fireworks and beachfro …
A screening of Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt. 1 at 7 p.m., A Tribute to Kenny Chesney by Pirate Flag perform at 7 p.m. Firework display at 9 p.m.
Price: $10, $7 seniors/military, $5 ages 6-17, 5 and younger free.
Skiers ages 6-60 perform theatrical water shows similar to those seen at Cypress Gardens. All performances include barefoot, jump, ballet, adagio and pyramid acts. Come early for a pre-show.
This week features a country themed show.
A shorter distance race for youth and novices. Racers age 7-10 can do a 100-yard swim, 3.6-mile bike and half-mile run. Ages 11 and older can do a 200-yard swim, 5.4-mile bike and a one-mile run.
The family friendly activity offers challenges for all skill levels including a 3K, fun run and a 40-yard dash for kids, inflatables, rock climbing walls, face painting, food trucks and live music. Raise $100 or more through sponsorship and run the Gauntlet for free.
Price: $32, $22 ages 13-18, $16 ages 5-12.
It's all about the planes and flight at International Fly-in and Expo April 21-26, with aerobatic performances, this year's featured air show performances by the United States Air Force Thunderbirds (April 25-26), the Geico Skytypers (April 23-25) and the Breitling Jet team (April 21, 24-25); al …
Price: $37, $15 ages 11-17, 10 and younger free. VIP (includes preferred airshow seating, full breakfast, dinner buffet (selected evenings), free beverages, Meet and Greet with pilots, guided tours, charging stations, souvenirs, other amenities.
Something for the entire family at this pet festival including dock jumping, pet costume contests, pet (and person) psychic readings, Twiggy the water skiing squirrel, Take Me Home Zone and a cool down area. Takes place in Parking Lot 6.
More than 100 local vendors including farmers, growers with fresh produce and gourmet foods. Also, crafts, prepared foods, live entertainment, flowers and plants.
The fundraiser for the historic Hyde Park community center includes concerts every hour, vendor booths, a beer and wine bar and silent auctions.
Price: $10, 11 and younger free with adult.
Greater New Port Richey Main Street will be lined with seafood, live music, children's activities, bounce house, pony rides, petting zoo, a boat show, river tours, classic car show, arts and crafts show and a seafaring forum.
Price: Free (food/drink additional).
The event offers fun, educational information relating to children's health, activities that encourage families and kids to get moving, and healthy food options. Open to the public.
Students in grade two through college, will learn to prepare, build and execute a professional audition from the ground-up, through interactive presentations. Topics include, selecting material, memorization, creating resumes and more.
Grades two through six.
The Tampa Metropolitan Youth Orchestra, ages 6 to 15 years old, will play pieces from the Wizard of Oz beside members of the Florida Orchestra including, We're Off to See the Wizard, and Ding Dong the Witch is Dead. After the concert, guests will be able to meet and greet musicians as they learn …
Price: $15, $12.50 military/seniors, $9.50 children, under 1 free.
The aquarium celebrates the release of Captain Tortuga, an illustrated children's book about endangered sea turtles by author and storyteller David Kinne. Proceeds benefit the Clearwater Marine Aquarium.