Meet Olympians Bill Rodgers, Joanie Benoit Samuelson and Meb Keflezighi at this wellness event with cooking tips, sporting goods appearances by Bucs players and cheerleaders, a healthy pavilion, pirate-themed apparel and the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg show car on display.
A photography festival that brings photographers from across the country together for education, camaraderie, sightseeing and fun. Includes workshops, keynote presentations and an optional portfolio review.
Price: $225 full course, $149 half.
One of Tampa's best known road races regularly attracts elite runners and first-timers alike. The chief attraction is the 15K on Saturday, which takes runners along an out and back course from downtown Tampa, out just across Gandy Boulevard and back again alongside the mansions and water vi......
An exhibit of art by veterans, much of which created through local art centers' veterans programming and through VA creativity programs. Remains on display through March 15.
A five-day gathering of music artists featuring nightly concerts, pajama jam acoustic music showcase, workshops, keynotes and presentation of emPower Posi awards.
Price: $349 full festival; $20-$40 individual tickets.
Running through March 25, Universal Studios brings the Big Easy to Orlando daily with a Mardi Gras parade with mythical creatures themed floats, lots of beads and Cajun food. For 12 nights during the festival, enjoy a free concert by nationally known pop and rock acts. Included with admission....
Fifth Harmony: Also hear the Free Agents Brass Band in the French Quarter courtyard.
Price: $105, $100 child.
A special exhibit of life-like and life-size dinosaurs. The outdoor display features towering dinosaurs that move, blink and roar. Activity areas include a “Fossil Fun” dig site, a new live show called “Dinos Among Us,” and special food and drinks at the recently renovat......
Price: Included with admission. $32.95, $24.95 ages 3-11, 2 and younger free.
An Orchestra chamber concert combined with story time for children in preschool through second grade. Arrive early for art activities and the instrument petting zoo. Concerts are at 10 and 11:30 a.m.
Price: Pay what you can.
The fair features a giant midway and an array of fair food, livestock shows, racing pigs, talent shows and pageants, plant show and much more. Daily entertainment includes women loggers, racing pigs, hypnosis shows, music and more.
Highlights include the youth hog show at 8 a.m., championship rodeo at 2:30 p.m. and karaoke at 6 p.m.
Price: $8, $5 ages 6-12, 5 and younger free. Unlimited midway wristbands are $20 Monday through Thursday, and $25 Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
The 2017 festival runs weekends through April 2 in a time-travel village of kings, queens, jousting, jugglers, mimes, madrigals, archery contests and a human chess match.
Chocolate Fantasy: The festival continues with a Chocolate Fantasy including a fencing competition, whirlwind wedding wars, mural competition and a chocolate festival.
Price: $17.95 advance, $20.95 day of; $9.95 advance, $12.95 day of (ages 5-12); $16.95 seniors/students; $10 dogs.
The 13th annual animal rescue takes over Beach Boulevard with numerous rescue groups, vendors selling pet related goods and services, an adoptable pet parade, a "claws-tume" contest, food and music. Leashed, well behaved pets welcome.
The event, in memory of Roscoe Canady, will feature live entertainment, arts and crafts, workshops, a car show, food vendors and more. Camping available. Bring a chair (no high back or rocking chairs). Entertainment Feb. 21, 22 and 26 is free to those who have purchased a ticket for the main ev......
Price: $25-30 daily, 65 weekend, children ages 12 and younger free with paid adult; camping extra.
Explore the Historic Kenwood neighborhood and how property owners were able to ban together to convert the once run down neighborhood into one of the city's most desirable.
Price: $10, free members.