Events

20th Annual Hillsborough County Fair Offers New Exhibition

20th Annual Hillsborough County Fair Offers New Exhibition

By Nicole Schoen Fall brings cooler weather, pumpkin carving and candy collecting, but it also brings the much-anticipated 20th annual Hillsborough County Fair. Located at 215 Sydney Washer Rd., the fair can be easy to miss but worth the find. This year the fair runs from Wednesday, October 16 through Sunday, October 20 and as(…)

Plant City Garden Club & Plant City Downtown Merchants And Business Association To Host Annual “GardenFest & More”

Plant City Garden Club & Plant City Downtown Merchants And Business Association To Host Annual “GardenFest & More”

By Kathy L. Collins Are you looking for ideas and plants to give your landscape a fresh look for fall? Do you want to know more about native plants and how to use them in your garden? Then you need to come to the annual “GardenFest & More” on Saturday, September 28 from 9 a.m.(…)

The Eastern Hillsborough Art Guild Presents Art At The Cottage

The Eastern Hillsborough Art Guild Presents Art At The Cottage

By Kathy L. Collins The Eastern Hillsborough Art Guild (EHAG) will present its 5th Annual Art at the Cottage (formerly known as Art in the Park) on Saturday, October 5 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. This year the event will be held at The Cottage located at 1308 S. Collins St. in Plant City. This is(…)

Center Place And The Community Roundtable Present The 6th Annual Cards For Troops

Center Place And The Community Roundtable Present The 6th Annual Cards For Troops

By Kathy L. Collins You can show your support for our deployed troops by making them handmade holiday and general occasion cards at the 6th Annual Cards For Troops co-sponsored by Center Place and the Community Roundtable. Cards For Troops will be held on Saturday, October 5 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Center(…)

County To Host Second Great American Camp-Out This Fall

County To Host Second Great American Camp-Out This Fall

By Tamas Mondovics Families interested in spending the night under the stars now have a chance to do so under the direction of the Hillsborough County park rangers. Hillsborough County Parks, Recreation and Conservation officials were pleased to announce the county’s second Great American Camp-Out to be held at Edward Medard Regional Park in November.(…)

Family Run Fox Squirrel Corn Maze Set To Open In October

Family Run Fox Squirrel Corn Maze Set To Open In October

By Kathy L. Collins Looking for something fun and different to do this fall? Then head out to Plant City and try the 2nd Annual Fox Squirrel Corn Maze located on the Single R Ranch at 3002 Charlie Taylor Rd. in Plant City. The Futch family has been preparing the five-acre corn maze all year(…)

The Investigator Opens In Theaters September 13

The Investigator Opens In Theaters September 13

Press Release The captivating feature film, The Investigator, starring Wade Williams and David Sanborn (West Side Story, The Miracle and King David) will be opening in St. Petersburg, Tampa, Bradenton, Ft. Lauderdale and Orlando. Releasing in theaters September 13 2013, the film is written and inspired by events in the life of Rich Romano (brother(…)

Heart Of Nashville Live Comes To Riverview This Fall

Heart Of Nashville Live Comes To Riverview This Fall

By Kathy L. Collins This fall, beginning on September 12, the community will have the opportunity to attend three great concerts featuring three up-and-coming Nashville singer/songwriter sensations: Jesse Keith Whitley, Jaida Dreyer and Chad Warrix. You can hear the stories behind the songs and messages from the heart when they take the stage at the(…)

New Cancer Foundation Looks To The Community For Help

New Cancer Foundation Looks To The Community For Help

By Libby Hopkins The Ciani family is a big, loving family. It’s very rare to see just one member of the family by themselves. They are also there for one another in their time of need. Suzanne Ciani was the matriarch of the Ciani family and her husband, John, her sons Chris, Nick, Johnny, and(…)

Valencia Lakes Presents 3rd Annual Free Arts And Crafts Festival

Valencia Lakes Presents 3rd Annual Free Arts And Crafts Festival

By Kathy L. Collins Valencia Lakes, an active adult community located at 16003 Valencia Club Dr. (North of Wal-Mart) in Wimauma, is hosting its 3rd Annual Free Arts and Crafts Festival on Saturday, October 5 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This year, the festival will take place both inside the beautiful clubhouse and outside.(…)