Arts and Entertainment

7th Annual Saddles N’ Spurs Casino Night Provides Funding For Great Programs At BSAC

7th Annual Saddles N’ Spurs Casino Night Provides Funding For Great Programs At BSAC

If you want a fun night out, then  put on your “saddles and spurs” and get to the Brandon Sports and Aquatic Center’s (BSAC) 7th Annual Saddles N’ Spurs Casino Night. The annual event is set for Saturday, March 1 from 7-11 p.m. at The Regent located at 6437 Watson Rd. in Riverview. Advance tickets […]

News Channel 8 Anchor Gayle Sierens To Host 2014 LifePath Hospice Fashion Show

News Channel 8 Anchor Gayle Sierens To Host 2014 LifePath Hospice Fashion Show

Designer brand names will be front and center as models showcase clothing and accessories from Life’s Treasures thrift stores at the third annual LifePath Hospice Fashion Show and Boutique on Saturday, February 8 at Christ the King Catholic Church, 821 South Dale Mabry Hwy. in Tampa. The event begins at 9:30 a.m. with shopping at […]

Fabulous Concerts, Food, Rides & More At Annual Strawberry Festival

Fabulous Concerts, Food, Rides & More At Annual Strawberry Festival

  “Florida’s Best Family Recipe!” is this year’s Strawberry Festival theme. “We chose this theme because we feel it fits the essence of what we’re all about: Food, fun and family,” said Florida Strawberry Festival General Manager, Paul Davis. With plenty of free and headline entertainment, there is enough to keep everyone young and old […]

Brandon Ballet Offers Auditions For Its Summer Intensive Program

Brandon Ballet Offers Auditions For Its Summer Intensive Program

Serious dancers, ages nine and older, who wish to take their dance training to a new level should plan on auditioning for the Brandon Ballet’s Summer Intensive. The Brandon Ballet will offer several dates and locations for auditions. The first is on Saturday, January 25 at the Dance Center, 161 E. Bloomingdale Ave. in Brandon. […]

Nashville Entertainment Comes To Sun City Center United Methodist Church

By Andria Barrios Though this area is not a center for musical talent and entertainment such as Nashville, Tennessee, the Sun City Center United Methodist Church will come close to that next month. By hosting a Nashville Hall of Fame Concert on Friday, February 21, this church seeks to share the joy of music with […]

The Village Players To Present ‘The Pink Panther Strikes Again’

The Village Players To Present ‘The Pink Panther Strikes Again’

By Kathy L. Collins History is repeating itself as the Village Players present The Pink Panther Strikes Again at the historic James McCabe Theatre in Valrico in February. Fourteen years ago, the show was produced by the Village Players. James McCabe directed the show along with Gail Pierce as assistant director. Pierce decided to produce […]

ECHO Raises Hunger Awareness With 2nd Annual Empty Bowls

ECHO Raises Hunger Awareness With 2nd Annual Empty Bowls

By Kathy L. Collins For one in four area residents, hunger and not having enough to eat are every day problems. To help raise awareness of this pervasive issue and to raise funds to combat hunger, the Emergency Care Help Organization (ECHO) of Brandon is holding its 2nd Annual Empty Bowls event. The event will […]

Sister Hazel, Uncle Kracker & More To Headline 110th Florida State Fair

Sister Hazel, Uncle Kracker & More To Headline 110th Florida State Fair

By Kathy L. Collins The 110th Florida State Fair is coming to the Florida State Fairgrounds beginning on Thursday, February 6 and running through Monday, February 17. The Fairgrounds are located at 4800 U.S. Hwy 301 N. in Tampa. Parking is free. The 110th fair’s theme is “1st Place For Fun” which is meant to […]

Hit The Target With Active Couples Fun

Hit The Target With Active Couples Fun

By Ali Renckens Roses and chocolate, candlelight dinners and walks along the beach have become a stereotypical Valentine’s Day. Couple who have been together a few years or young couples who may want to consider something new may be interested in these active Valentine’s Day and date night activities. Captain Ric Liles, a native of […]

The Performing Arts Company Presents ‘Sinatra!’ At The Rollins

The Performing Arts Company Presents ‘Sinatra!’ At The Rollins

By Kathy L. Collins The Performing Arts Company of Sun City Center will present the new musical revue, Sinatra! beginning on Wednesday, January 8 at 7 p.m. Performances will then run from Thursday, January 9 through Saturday, January 11. Performances will then run again on Thursday, January 16 and Friday, January 17 with shows at […]