Events

The Annual Ruskin Seafood Festival Celebrates 25 Years Of Fun, Food & Entertainment

The Annual Ruskin Seafood Festival Celebrates 25 Years Of Fun, Food & Entertainment

By Kathy L. Collins Get set to feast on savory seafood at the 25th Annual Ruskin Seafood Festival on Saturday, November 2 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and on Sunday, November 3 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. This gastronomic festival will be held at the wonderful E.G. Simmons Waterfront Park located at 2401 19th Ave. NW in(…)

Brandon Eagle Riders Host One Night Of Safe Halloween Fun

Brandon Eagle Riders Host One Night Of Safe Halloween Fun

Press Release The Brandon Eagle Riders #3566 is hosting their second annual one night only event of safe Halloween fun. The event will take place Friday, October 18 from 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. at the AMVETS Post 26 located at 221 S. Dover Rd. in Valrico, just south of Highway 60. The event will cost(…)

Bloomingdale Chorus Department’s First Annual Golf Tournament

Bloomingdale Chorus Department’s First Annual Golf Tournament

Press Release On Saturday October 26 at 1 p.m., a golf tournament will be held at Bloomingdale Golf Club, located at 4113 Great Golfers Pl., in Valrico. Player fee is $65 and includes green fees cart, catered lunch and excellent swag bag. The proceeds will go to benefit Bloomingdale High School’s chorus department. Sponsorships are(…)

Thirteen Evils Take Over Howl-O-Scream 2013

Thirteen Evils Take Over Howl-O-Scream 2013

Press Release Tampa’s No. 1 Haunt Attraction Returns with All-New Houses and Scare Zones Once every century, on precisely the thirteenth year, evil comes out to play. This fall, for 14 select nights, Howl-O-Scream® 2013 returns to Busch Gardens® Tampa with tormenting surprises around every corner and unexpected terrors. Opening weekend for Howl-O-Scream 2013 is Friday and(…)

St. Stephen Catholic Church Sponsors Project Cure Walk

St. Stephen Catholic Church Sponsors Project Cure Walk

Press Release October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. Hope Is Contagious is a Ministry of St. Stephen Catholic Church in Valrico and is sponsoring the Project Cure Walk on Saturday, October 26, 2013 at Bloomingdale East Park, 3902 Nature’s Way Blvd .Valrico, Florida. In(…)

Celebrate Art And Drawing At Ruskin’s 6th Annual Big Draw

Celebrate Art And Drawing At Ruskin’s 6th Annual Big Draw

By Kathy L. Collins Ruskin’s 6th Annual Big Draw, which is a celebration of art and drawing, will be held this year on the same day as the International Day of Drawing, Saturday, October 5. The event will be held at the Firehouse Cultural Center located at 101 1st Ave. NE in Ruskin from 3(…)

Greater Brandon Arts Council Undertakes Public Arts Project With Pigs On Parade

Greater Brandon Arts Council Undertakes Public Arts Project With Pigs On Parade

By Kathy L. Collins There is no better way to support the arts than to take part in the Greater Brandon Arts Council’s 1st Annual Pigs on Parade. This is a wonderful public art project. The Greater Brandon Arts Council is seeking businesses and individuals who value the arts to become sponsors. They will receive(…)

Family Fun At Sesame Street Live’s Can’t Stop Singing

Family Fun At Sesame Street Live’s Can’t Stop Singing

By Kelly Suter Join the chorus for this toe tapping, finger snapping musical event. All you need is a song when Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Murray and all of your favorite Sesame Street friends bring the magic of music to life on stages big and small – and right into the audience. The all-new Sesame Street(…)

The Bloomingdale Writers Connection Inspires The Community

The Bloomingdale Writers Connection Inspires The Community

By Libby Hopkins All of us have some sort of story in us. We come from diverse backgrounds that are rich in traditions and culture, so why not share your unique family stories with others? Writing your life story lets you live forever in a sense. The Bloomingdale Writers Connection was started more than six(…)

Be A Part Of The 5th Annual Treyfest Captain’s Party & Fishing Tournament

Be A Part Of The 5th Annual Treyfest Captain’s Party & Fishing Tournament

By Kathy L. Collins The Annual Trey Curry Foundation Treyfest Captain’s Party and Fishing Tournament will be held on Thursday, November 7 and Friday, November 8. The very fun Treyfest Captain’s Party will once again be held at O’Brien’s Pub located at 701 W. Lumsden Rd. in Brandon from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Cost to attend is(…)