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Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Oct. 20

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Oct. 20

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill: It’s been 20 years since the country music star couple started touring together, first on McGraw’s solo tours and then on their record-breaking Soul2Soul tours. Now, ten years after the last Soul2Soul tour they’re back on t...
Published: 10/19/17
Dia de los Muertos celebration in Dunedin canceled this year by hurricane

Dia de los Muertos celebration in Dunedin canceled this year by hurricane

Chalk up one more closure to Hurricane Irma: The huge Dia de los Muertos Fiesta originally planned for Saturday in Dunedin has been scrapped for what would have been its 25th year. Tina Avila, the co-owner of the funky Dunedin restaurant Casa Tina th...
Published: 10/19/17

Things to Do in Pasco and Hernando counties starting Oct. 20

MusicA weekend of music: Camping with the Blues will kick off at 4 p.m. Oct. 20 and continue through 6 p.m. Oct. 22 at the Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road, south of Spring Lake. The annual festival will feature blues music under the stars (rain or...
Published: 10/18/17
Updated: 10/19/17
Plan your weekend: Clearwater Jazz Holiday, Faith Hill and Tim McGraw, MarineQuest, Florida Orchestra pops in the park, rodeo

Plan your weekend: Clearwater Jazz Holiday, Faith Hill and Tim McGraw, MarineQuest, Florida Orchestra pops in the park, rodeo

Plan your weekend ConcertsMusic weekend: Clearwater Jazz Holiday, Faith Hill and Tim McGraw and Bruno Mars all in one weekend? We have a playlist of a weekend coming up. Thursday brings Bruno’s sold-out 24K Magic World Tour to Amalie Arena. The next...
Published: 10/18/17
13 things to do in Tampa Bay on Oct. 19

13 things to do in Tampa Bay on Oct. 19

Bruno Mars: Get your Uptown Funk on at the Grammy-winning pop star’s 24K Magic World Tour. 8 p.m., Amalie Arena, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa. $41.25-$131.25. (813) 301-2500.Neil DeGrasse Tyson: An Astrophysicist Reads the Newspaper: Pop culture’s fa...
Published: 10/18/17
With new sponsor, tradition of Rattlesnake Festival continues in San Antonio

With new sponsor, tradition of Rattlesnake Festival continues in San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO — About this time last year, everyone was preparing to bid adieu to a long-held tradition that was famous for giving some the creepy crawlers.But thanks to a new presenter, backed by a slate of sponsors, the annual Rattlesnake Festival wi...
Published: 10/17/17
Updated: 10/19/17
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Oct. 18

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Oct. 18

Dali and Schiaparelli: Opening Day: A retrospective exhibit of designer Elsa Schiaparelli and her collaborations with Dali. It features gowns, accessories, sketches, objects and photos, as well as new designs from the House of Schiaparelli. Remains o...
Published: 10/17/17
We asked Neil deGrasse Tyson to rate ‘space things’ like ‘Star Wars’ vs. ‘Star Trek’

We asked Neil deGrasse Tyson to rate ‘space things’ like ‘Star Wars’ vs. ‘Star Trek’

Neil deGrasse Tyson is making a habit out of visiting Tampa.Last fall he was here talking film in An Astrophysicist Goes to the Movies. On Thursday, he’ll be at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts to perform An Astrophysicist Reads the Newspaper...
Published: 10/17/17
Plenty of food and a lot more at St. Joan of Arc’s annual Ethnic Festival

Plenty of food and a lot more at St. Joan of Arc’s annual Ethnic Festival

SPRING HILL — It’s all about the food — an ethnic smorgasbord from countries around the world.But it’s also about the fun, with a midway featuring at least two dozen rides for all ages and carnival games, as well as an entertainment area with karaoke...
Published: 10/16/17
Updated: 10/19/17
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Oct. 17

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Oct. 17

Insane Clown Posse: The hip-hop duo is known for their supernatural and horror themed lyrics. 6 p.m., State Theatre, 687 Central Avenue North, St. Petersburg. $25. (727) 895-3045. Haunted Pirate Ship: Board the Rum’s Folly, a specially made shipwreck...
Published: 10/16/17