The St. Petersburg International Folk Fair Society's 22nd annual Folk Fair will be Thursday through Sunday at Vinoy Park. The event will feature more than 57 countries and ethnic groups in one of the largest such events in the nation.
Thursday's events are open only to school classes. Hours are Friday, 2-9 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults, $3.75 for seniors and $2.25 for children 6-14.
No coolers or pets are allowed. A free shuttle service will be available at The Pier and Bayfront Center. Phone 327-7999.
The theme of this year's fair is Heroes and Villains of the World.