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CLEARWATER BEACH - If you have a need for speed, Clearwater Beach is the place to be. The eighth annual Bright House Clearwater Super Boat National Championship and Seafood Festival zooms into town from Sept. 30 to Oct. 2.

Co-sponsored by the city of Clearwater, the three-day event kicks off Friday, Sept. 30, in downtown Clearwater at the Baystar Race Village where spectators can check out the boats that will be on display, meet with drivers and purchase food from vendors. There is no cost to attend.

Free entertainment can be found in the historic Cleveland District beginning at 6 p.m. with the annual super boat parade. The parade route will depart Coachman Park, travel east on Drew Street, then south on Garden Avenue and then west on Cleveland Street and return to Coachman Park.
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LARGO - The Suncoast Performing Arts Foundation will present its 20th annual fundraising gala on Saturday, Oct. 1, 6 p.m., at the Central Park Performing Arts Center, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo.

Tickets are $150 a person plus applicable service fee. For information or reservations, call 727- 587-6793.

The Suncoast Performing Arts Foundation will be celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Largo Cultural Center - recently renamed the Central Park Performing Arts Center.
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ST. PETERSBURG - The St. Petersburg Coliseum, 535 4th Ave. N., will be filled with guests taking a trip back in time to salute our troops as Bright House Networks presents the fifth annual Stars & Stripes USA Celebration on Saturday, Oct. 1.

The Largo-based Armed Forces History Museum and Swing Gang-produced event is a big band show and dance that will offer a 1940s vintage outfit contest, taxi dancers throughout the night, a photo booth, dance lessons, performers, era actors, the Bomber Girls and WWII reenactors. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Armed Forces History Museum and the American Red Cross of Central Florida.

VIPs will be admitted at 7 p.m. for a pre-event dinner and others will be admitted at 8 p.m. Tickets, priced at $50 for VIP and $26 for general admission, are available by calling 727-539-8371, by visiting armed­force­smuse­um.co­m or in person at the museum.
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INDIAN ROCKS BEACH - “Invasion Rocks the Beach Pub Crawl” is Saturday, Oct. 1, 4 to 10 p.m. in downtown Indian Rocks Beach.

Preregistration is $20 in advance and $25 on the day of the event. To register online, go to IRBho­meown­ers.c­om.
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PINELLAS PARK - The Talija Art Company will present a folk dance concert Wednesday, Oct. 5, 7 p.m., at the Pinellas Park Performing Arts Center, 4951 78th Ave., Pinellas Park.

The Talija Art Company was established in 1998 in Belgrade, Serbia. Representing a rich and colorful program, Talija performs folk dances from all regions of the former Yugoslavia, as well as from Hungary, Romania, Russia and Bulgaria. The group’s core repertoire is comprised of the customs and folk tales gathered from these cultures, and the troupe uses motion as the element binding the colorful traditions of music and dance together. The company’s breathtaking technique transforms folk into a theatrical show.

The show is being presented by the St. Petersburg International Folk Fair Society Inc.
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ST. PETERSBURG - For the second consecutive year, the Tampa Bay Rays will open the 2017 season as part of ESPN’s national Opening Day coverage when they host the New York Yankees on Sunday, April 2, at Tropicana Field. Game time will be announced at a later date.

As part of their recently released schedule, the Rays will also host the Oakland Athletics in a single-admission doubleheader on Saturday, June 10, 2017 - Major League Baseball’s first scheduled doubleheader since July 16, 2011, when the A’s hosted the Los Angeles Angels, and only the second since the A’s played at Minnesota on June 7, 1996.

“Many of us in the Rays organization have fond memories of single-gate doubleheaders, so this is something that we have long wanted to do,” said Rays president Brian Auld. “The schedule lines up for it nicely next season and we’re going to work hard to make it a special day at Tropicana Field.”
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PINELLAS PARK - The Public Works department will hold its BBQ Cook-off & Rodeo Saturday, Oct. 1, noon to 10 p.m., at England Brothers Park, 5010 81st Ave. N. A full rodeo with bull riding will take place from 4 to 7 p.m.

Contestants can compete in either pork butts, ribs or both. To register a team, call 727-369-5617.

Entry is free. The event includes live entertainment, beer, fireworks, children’s rides and bounce houses, and more.
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REDINGTON BEACH - The seventh annual Craft Beer Garden Oktoberfest is Saturday, Oct. 1, 7-10:30 p.m., at Friendship Park, 164th Avenue and Second Street.

Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door. Money raised benefits Santa’s Angels, a nonprofit organization that donates gifts and food baskets to children at Christmas.

The event features German sausage, Zweibelkuchen (a pastry made of onion, bacon and sour cream), craft beers from local breweries, wine, cocktails, a wine toss game, a small auction, and a DJ.
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TARPON SPRINGS - The fifth annual Crafts on the Lake craft show will take place Saturday, Oct. 1, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Lakeview Community Church, 475 East Lake Road, Tarpon Springs.

Members of the Creative Crafts Guild and also local artists will have their creations on display and available for purchase. This free family event will introduce the community to the artistic talent in their own backyard. There will be a guild tent where attendees can learn more about the organization and its projects.

The event is presented both inside and outside. Parking and admission are free. There will be refreshments and home baked goods for sale as well as live music and raffles.
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GULFPORT - Reservations are now being accepted for the first-ever Gulfport Chefs Table, an outdoor fine-dining experience set for Monday, Oct. 3, 6 to 10 p.m., on a long community table set up in the center of Beach Boulevard in Gulfport’s historic waterfront district.

The rain date will be Monday, Oct. 10.

The event will highlight Gulfport’s thriving food scene and feature the offerings of nine local restaurants and chefs. Each participating restaurant/chef has created a four-course prix fixe menu and diners may choose any of the nine menus being offered, ranging in price from $40 to $80 a person, plus tax. Prices include wine, beer and nonalcoholic beverage choices. Participating restaurants are Backfin Blue Café, Boca Bay Grille, Fish Bar & Grill, Isabelle’s at the Peninsula Inn, Mangia Gourmet, Neptune Grille, O’Maddy’s, Pia’s Trattoria, and Smokin’ J’s BBQ. Tables will be assembled end-to-end to accommodate diners, with décor created by each restaurant for its own section of seating. Fine dining details including white tablecloths, china, glassware and full table service will be included.
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PINELLAS PARK - Grab your magnifying glass and don your Sherlock Holmes cap. The Barbara S. Ponce Public Library, 7770 52nd St. in Pinellas Park, will offer amateur sleuths the chance to figure out whodunit at a Murder Mystery event Friday, Sept. 30, 7 to 9 p.m.

With a tagline of “Don’t judge a book by its cover,” attendees will get to examine clues and interrogate suspects to solve the crime.

This will be the second Murder Mystery event at the library and is back by popular demand, said librarian Cathy Wos. The last one drew a crowd of 40. This time around, the library will cap registration at 50. She expects spots to fill up quickly. Those interested in registering should call 727-369-0664.
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CLEARWATER - Clearwater Marine Aquarium recently launched a new exhibit at its downtown facility, Winter’s Dolphin Tale Adventure, 300 Cleveland St., Clearwater.

“Winter’s Gallery of Hope” is a collection of original letters, pictures and testimonials from people all over the world who have been inspired by Winter’s journey. From young, aspiring marine biologists to U.S. veterans who have overcome limb loss, guests will be able to immerse themselves in the stories of real people whose lives have been changed at CMA.

The gallery is expected to grow as inspiration continues to find its way to Winter’s mailbox. Interactive elements will be gradually incorporated into “Winter’s Dolphin Tale Adventure,” allowing new guests to share their personal connections with Winter each day.
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Entertainment Calender
• Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016
A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody
“A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody,” Sept. 3 through Oct. 23, at Early Bird Dinner Theater, 13355 49th St. N., Clearwater. Tickets are $36. Show times vary by week. For information and to make reservations, call 727-446-5898 or visit earlybirddinnertheater.com.
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• Friday, Sept. 30, 2016
A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody
“A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody,” Sept. 3 through Oct. 23, at Early Bird Dinner Theater, 13355 49th St. N., Clearwater. Tickets are $36. Show times vary by week. For information and to make reservations, call 727-446-5898 or visit earlybirddinnertheater.com.
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Beginnings: Chicago tribute band
Beginnings: Chicago tribute band, Friday, Sept. 30, 8 p.m., at the Pinellas Park Performing Arts Center, 4951 78th Ave. N., Pinellas Park. Tickets are $18 in advance and $23 at the door. Call 727-369-5746 or visit Pinellas-park.com. Described as “the ultimate Chicago tribute band,” Beginnings has traveled the world over bringing to life the music of Chicago.
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The Beauty Queen of Leenane
“The Beauty Queen of Leenane,” by Martin McDonagh, Sept. 23 through Oct. 9, at West Coast Players, 21905 U.S. 19 N., Clearwater. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays, 8 p.m.; and Sundays, 2 p.m. Tickets are $19 a person. Call 727-437-2363 or visit wp.wcplayers.org.
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• Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016
A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody
“A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody,” Sept. 3 through Oct. 23, at Early Bird Dinner Theater, 13355 49th St. N., Clearwater. Tickets are $36. Show times vary by week. For information and to make reservations, call 727-446-5898 or visit earlybirddinnertheater.com.
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Jonny Lang
Jonny Lang, Saturday, Oct. 1, 8 p.m., at the Palladium at St. Petersburg College, 253 Fifth Ave. N., St. Petersburg. Tickets start at $35. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com.
Oldsmar Centennial Concert
The Oldsmar Centennial Concert will take place Saturday, Oct. 1, 5 to 10 p.m., at Tampa Bay Downs, 11225 Race Track Road, Tampa.

The music will be performed by former Journey lead singer Steve Augeri, Blue Oyster Cult lead singer/guitarist Buck Dharma, Bever Brown Band lead singer/guitarist John Cafferty, saxophonist Michael Antunes, former Kansas violinist/singer Robbie Steinhardt

Stormbringer Band 

General admission tickets cost $25. Call 813-928-7077 or visit www.oldsmar100.com.
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ROCtoberfest car show
MADEIRA BEACH – The Treasure Island Madeira Beach Chamber of Commerce plans its annual classic car show Saturday, Oct. 1, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at ROC Park, 300 Municipal Drive. For more information, call Vito Musante at 727-367-6076.
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The Beauty Queen of Leenane
“The Beauty Queen of Leenane,” by Martin McDonagh, Sept. 23 through Oct. 9, at West Coast Players, 21905 U.S. 19 N., Clearwater. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays, 8 p.m.; and Sundays, 2 p.m. Tickets are $19 a person. Call 727-437-2363 or visit wp.wcplayers.org.
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• Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016
A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody
“A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody,” Sept. 3 through Oct. 23, at Early Bird Dinner Theater, 13355 49th St. N., Clearwater. Tickets are $36. Show times vary by week. For information and to make reservations, call 727-446-5898 or visit earlybirddinnertheater.com.
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Peter Frampton
Peter Frampton, Sunday, Oct. 2, 7:30 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Tickets start at $80. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.atthecap.com.
The Beauty Queen of Leenane
“The Beauty Queen of Leenane,” by Martin McDonagh, Sept. 23 through Oct. 9, at West Coast Players, 21905 U.S. 19 N., Clearwater. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays, 8 p.m.; and Sundays, 2 p.m. Tickets are $19 a person. Call 727-437-2363 or visit wp.wcplayers.org.
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• Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016
A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody
“A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody,” Sept. 3 through Oct. 23, at Early Bird Dinner Theater, 13355 49th St. N., Clearwater. Tickets are $36. Show times vary by week. For information and to make reservations, call 727-446-5898 or visit earlybirddinnertheater.com.
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Classic Albums Live: Physical Graffiti
Classic Albums Live: “Physical Graffiti,” Thursday, Oct. 6, 7:30 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Tickets start at $35. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.atthecap.com.
Stage Door
“Stage Door,” by Edna Ferber and George S. Kaufman, Oct. 6-16, at Francis Wilson Playhouse, 302 Seminole St., Clearwater. Performances are Thursday through Saturday, 8 p.m.; and Sunday, 2 p.m. Tickets are $21 for adults and $15 for students with current ID. Call 727-446-1360 or visit www.franciswilsonplayhouse.org.
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Welcome to Heaven
“Welcome to Heaven,” by Ron Clark, Oct. 6-8, 7:30 p.m., in Murray Theatre at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. For ticket information, call 727-791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com.
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• Friday, Oct. 7, 2016
A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody
“A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody,” Sept. 3 through Oct. 23, at Early Bird Dinner Theater, 13355 49th St. N., Clearwater. Tickets are $36. Show times vary by week. For information and to make reservations, call 727-446-5898 or visit earlybirddinnertheater.com.
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Anderson, Rabin & Wakeman
Anderson, Rabin & Wakeman; Friday, Oct. 7, 8 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $73.75. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com.
Henry Rollins
Henry Rollins, Friday, Oct. 7, 8 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Tickets start at $29.50. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.atthecap.com.
Stage Door
“Stage Door,” by Edna Ferber and George S. Kaufman, Oct. 6-16, at Francis Wilson Playhouse, 302 Seminole St., Clearwater. Performances are Thursday through Saturday, 8 p.m.; and Sunday, 2 p.m. Tickets are $21 for adults and $15 for students with current ID. Call 727-446-1360 or visit www.franciswilsonplayhouse.org.
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For music and concert events, visit the live music calendar.
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