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Hernando Tourism Events Week of February 19 – February 25, 2015

Thursday, February 19, 2015
Music Under the Oaks at The Farm
6:00-11:00pm. The Farm, 19234 Lake Lindsey Road (CR-476 west of US-98), Brooksville. Enjoy Open Mic Night in the fresh air with folks you know and new friends you'll meet. Bring a covered dish to share, your chair and your own beverage, along with your acoustic instruments, voice, poetry, stories and a smile! Admission and primitive camping by donation. 352-424-2655 / http://www.thefarmreport.webs.com

 

Thursday, February 19, 2015
Cupcake Wars
5:00-6:00pm. Spring Hill Branch Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Teens will show their artistic food talent! Get inspired by your favorite book and compete against other teens in a cupcake decorating challenge. Registration is required. To register, or for more information, call 352-754-4043, or visit http://www.hernandocountylibrary.us.

 

Friday, February 20, 2015
Tech Tutors
2:30-4:30pm. West Hernando Branch Library, 6335 Blackbird Avenue, Brooksville. Not quite sure how to use your electronic device? Do you have tech questions or concerns? Grab your gadget and stop by! Your Hernando County Public Library System is here to help! Your library offers one-on-one instruction in the Tech Tutors program! Bring in any hand-held, self-contained device along with any questions you would like to have answered. Just drop in for one-on-one help. For more information, call 352-754-4043, or visit http://www.hernandocountylibrary.us.

 

Friday, February 20, 2015
It's Jazz!
3:00pm. Spring Hill Branch Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. You are invited to join the group for another installment of It's Jazz, a special series of music programs about the Golden Age of Jazz. The program is presented by former New Port Richey area Jazz radio announcer, Peter LaMattina. His extensive knowledge of jazz is encyclopedic, and the programs are both interesting and entertaining to jazz neophytes and fans of all ages. 352-754-4043 / http://www.hernandocountylibrary.us 

 

Friday, February 20, 2015
Book Discussion
2:00pm. East Hernando Branch Library, 6457 Windmere Road, Brooksville 34602. Join the group for the monthly gathering and lively discussion of this month's book, Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich. Registration is not required, but copies of the book are limited. Please call ahead to reserve a copy for your use. For more information, call 352-754-4043, or visit the library's website at http://www.hernandocountylibrary.us.

 

Saturday, February 21, 2015
Tin Can Tourists 95th Winter Convention
11:00am -3:00pm, Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road, Brooksville, 34602. Tin Can Tourists celebrate the preservation of classic trailers (camping) and motor coaches dating from the1930's to the 1970's. You are invited to visit with them during the Open House and to see the unique and vintage RV's. Tour over 75 vintage trailers and coaches during this one-day event. Admission is $5.00 per vehicle.  941-302-2415 / http://www.tincantourists.com

 

Friday, February 20 – Saturday, February 21, 2015
Theater: Oklahoma!
7:30pm. Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. Rodgers & Hammerstein's first collaboration, Oklahoma! is set in a Western Indian territory just after the turn of the century. The high-spirited rivalry between the local farmers and cowboys provides the colorful background against which Curly, a handsome cowboy, and Laurey, a winsome farm girl, play out their love story, as headstrong and difficult as it is for all.  This musical, where the songs and dances are fully integrated into a well-made story with serious dramatic goals, are able to evoke genuine emotions other than laughter. Tickets: Adults, $18.00; students under age 18, $10.00; college students and active military personnel with valid ID, $12.00. To purchase tickets, or for box office information, call 352-683-5113, or visit http://www.stagewest.net.

 

Friday, February 20 – Saturday, February 21, 2015
Ghost Tour
8:00-10:00pm. May-Stringer Historical Museum, 601 Museum Court, Brooksville. Legend has it that the 151-year old former residence of pioneer Frank Saxon is still inhabited by some of its residents, including three-year old Jessie May Saxon. Hand-held cameras and recording devices allowed. Tour is by reservation only, $20.00 per person (cash only). 352-556-9571 /http://www.hernandohistoricalmuseumassoc.com.

 

Saturday, February 21, 2015
Pet Adoption Showcase
11:00am-2:00pm. Airport Flea Market, 17375 Spring Hill Drive (just west of US-41), Spring Hill. The Humane Society of the Nature Coast will have a showcase of ready-to-adopt pets who are hoping for a forever-home! You just may meet your perfect match! For information, call 352-796-2711, or visithttp://www.humanerescue.org.

 

Saturday, February 21, 2015
Environmentally Sensitive Lands Volunteer Work Day
9:00am. Lake Townsen Park, 28011 Lake Lindsey Road (CR-476), Brooksville. Your environmental awareness and a bit of your time is earnestly needed to help maintain one of Hernando County's Environmentally Sensitive Lands (ESL) areas. Help clean up Lake Townsen's sand hills and future location of Hernando County's planned Gopher Tortoise recipient site. Following a brief talk about the Preserve and the needed work, volunteers will clean up trash and debris from areas scheduled for habitat restoration. Work will be completed by noon. An optional guided nature walk will be offered following completion of work. Volunteers should wear long pants and sturdy shoes with closed toes. Please bring gloves, eye protection, insect repellent, sunscreen, and drinking water. Useful tools include cultivating rakes and hoes for uncovering trash, and five-gallon buckets for collecting small items. Look for the white county truck in the parking lot. For information, call 352-754-4057 / ext. 28020 or emai. jking@co.hernando.fl.us.

 

Saturday, February 21, 2015
Hamfest with the Hernando County Amateur Radio Association
8:00am-2:00pm. Sand Hill Scout Reservation, 11210 Cortez Blvd. (SR-50), Brooksville, 34613.Shop for new and used amateur radio equipment and parts.You will also be able to speak with local radio operators and learn about HAM radios. Admission is $6.00 per person. For information, call John at 813-838-5432, or visit http://hcara.org 

 

Saturday, February 21, 2015
Hernando County Farmer's Market
10:00am-3:00pm. 2450 Commercial Way (US-19) in the Rural King Parking Lot, Spring Hill. Vendors offer fresh veggies and fruit, organic and Amish country food, plants, local honey, herbs, soaps, jams, candy, baked goods, jewelry, crafts, and more. 352-232-4241 / http://www.hernandocountyfarmersmarket.webs.com

 

Saturday, February 21, 2015
Brooksville City Nights
4:00-8:00pm. Downtown Brooksville. Held on the first and third Saturday of each month, Brooksville City Nights is a fresh market like no other! You'll find unique cuisine, arts, vintage crafts, organic and local produce, entertainment, street vendors and more. Bring a chair to relax under the stars and evening lights, chat with friends, or cruise Main Street for your shopping delight. For more information, call Lisa at 352-428-9275, or email brooksvillecitynights@gmail.com.

 

Saturday, February 21, 2015
ARTeration: Knitting Demystified
1:00-3:00pm. East Hernando Branch Library, 6457 Windmere Road, Brooksville, 34602. Has learning to knit got you tied in a knot? Knitting Demystified is sure to unravel your questions and keep your stitches all in a row! Anyone can learn to knit! Join this introductory knitting class and soon you'll be making your own creations. This free class is intended for all adults and teens ages 13 and up. For more information, call 352-754-4043, or visit http://www.hernandocountylibrary.us

 

Saturday, February 21, 2015
Firearms Safety Course
9:00am-3:00pm. Hernando Sportsman's Club, 16121 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee(off US-19, nine miles north of Weeki Wachee), Weeki Wachee. The course will introduce you to the basics of firearms safety. Those who successfully complete the class will receive the required documentation to apply for a Florida concealed carry permit, if desired. The class size is limited and pre-registration is required. The cost is $60.00 per person. For more information, or to register, call 352-567-9931. http://www.hernandosportsmansclub.com

 

Saturday, February 21, 2015
Annual Heritage Day Celebration
9:00am-4:00pm. 1885 Train Depot Museum, 70 Russell Street, Brooksville, 34601. The day celebrates Hernando County from 1800-1860, including historic home tours, demonstrations, carriage rides, museum tours, crafts, petting zoo and heritage activities for all ages. Admission is $15.00 adults and $5.00 children. 352-799-4766 / 
http://www.brooksvillehistoricaltraindepot.com 

 

Saturday, February 21, 2015
A Night Under the Stars
7:00-10:00pm. Chinsegut Conservation Center, 23212 Lake Lindsey Road (CR-476, one miles west of US-41N), Brooksville. Are you fascinated by stars and wish you knew more about astronomy? You're invited to this special evening of observing the night sky and winter constellations with experienced astronomers. Telescopes will be set up for your viewing. Pre-registration is requested. Register online at http://www.MyFWC.com/Chinsegut, or call 352-754-6722.

 

Saturday, February 21, 2015
Game On! at Your Library
10:00am-4:00pm. East Hernando Branch Library, 6457 Windmere Road, Brooksville. Calling all gamers! Did you know you can play video games at your East Hernando Branch Library every Saturday? Whether you enjoy video games or board games, you will have a great time with your friends and family on Saturdays at the East Hernando Branch Library! For more information, call (352) 754-4043 or visit http://www.hernandocountylibrary.us

 

Saturday, February 21 – Sunday, February 22, 2015
Airport Flea Market and Farmer's Market
8:00am-3:00pm. 17375 Spring Hill Drive (just west of US-41), Spring Hill. Shop for what you need and find a bargain at the same time! Approximately 100 vendors offer everything from housewares, tools, collectibles, cosmetics, craft items, recreational items and fresh-from-the-farm goodies. For information, call 352-796-0258.

 

Saturday, February 21 – Sunday, February 22, 2015
Legendary Sirens Performance
Special performances: 12:00pm and 2:00pm. Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, 6131 Commercial Way (corner US-19 & SR-50), Weeki Wachee. The traditional saying, "Once a mermaid, always a mermaid," holds true as The Legendary Sirens perform this Weekend! This nostalgic show will take you back to the early years of Weeki Wachee Springs by the ladies who created the magic. The former mermaid show includes performers representing the decades from the 40's to the 70's. Don't miss this magical performance by this special group of ladies. Enjoy a full day at the Park and Buccaneer Bay, plus the special performance. 352-592-5656 / http://www.weekiwachee.com  

 

Saturday, February 21 – Sunday, February 22, 2015
Theater: Oklahoma!
2:00pm. Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill. Rodgers & Hammerstein's first collaboration, Oklahoma! is set in a Western Indian territory just after the turn of the century. The high-spirited rivalry between the local farmers and cowboys provides the colorful background against which Curly, a handsome cowboy, and Laurey, a winsome farm girl, play out their love story, as headstrong and difficult as it is for all.  This musical, where the songs and dances are fully integrated into a well-made story with serious dramatic goals, are able to evoke genuine emotions other than laughter. Tickets: Adults, $18.00; students under age 18, $10.00; college students and active military personnel with valid ID, $12.00. To purchase tickets, or for box office information, call 352-683-5113, or visit http://www.stagewest.net.

 

Sunday, February 22, 2015
Free Horse Show
10:00am-3:00pm. Serenity Stables, 20052 Bowman Road, Spring Hill. You're invited for a great family day to cheer on the children and adults competing on beautiful horses. Enjoy the beautiful farm and stables, vendors, and more. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. The show is free and open to the public. For more information, call 352-796-0238, or visit http://www.serenitystablesfl.com.

 

Sunday, February 22, 2015
Machine Gun Shoot
9:30am-3:00pm. The Hernando Sportsman's Club, 16121 Commercial Way (US-19, just 9 miles N of Weeki Wachee), Brooksville. You're invited to the range for lots of noise and fun! Several cars, trucks, and assorted targets will be destroyed! You must bring your own machine gun. Admission is $20.00 per machine gun shooter; no tracers or incendiary ammo can be used. Participants must be 18 years or older to shoot. Spectator admission is $2.00; children under age 15, free with paid adult admission. Please bring your own eye and ear protection, even if you are a spectator, especially for small children. Food and soft drinks will be available for purchase in the clubhouse for lunch. 352-597-9931 / http://www.hernandosportsmansclub.com

 

Monday, February 23, 2015
Academia Hernando Lecture Series
10:00am-12:00pm. Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way (US-19), Weeki Wachee. Academia Hernando is pleased to host the Spring 2015 Lecture Series. This week's topic is Mary Shelley – a living history, presented by Susan Marie Frontczak. Lectures are every Monday through March 9, 2015. Walk-in patrons: $8.00 per lecture; series subscriptions are available. The additional lecture topics appear on the appropriate date in the events calendar. For more information, call 352-597-6640, or visit http://www.google.com/site/academiahernando2010/

 

woman-trimming-hedge.jpgWednesday, February 25, 2015
Florida-Friendly Landscaping Program: Your Spring Garden
10:30am-12:00pm. Spring Hill Branch Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. The cooler weather gives way to the spring planting season. Learn how to plan and prepare a productive spring vegetable garden. Presented by Dr. Bill Lester, the program is free and open to the public. To register, or for information, call 352-754-4043, or visit http://www.hernandocountylibrary.us.

 

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Rain Barrel Workshop
2:00-3:00pm. Hernando County Extension, 1653 Blaise Drive, Brooksville. Add a rain barrel to your landscape to provide water to plant beds and vegetable gardens. Diverting potential runoff also helps protect area waterways from potential pollution. Cost is $68.00 per person. Participants will take home a rain barrel; Hernando County Utilities customers will receive a $25.00 credit on their water bill. Pre-registration is required as space is limited. Please call 540-6230. http://www.extension.hernandocounty.us

 Hernando Tourism Events Week of February 26 – March 4, 2015

Thursday, February 26, 2015
CPR / AED Classes (alternate date: March 12)
6:00-10:00pm. Bayfront Health – Brooksville Hospital Medical Arts Building, Room 120, 17240 Cortez Blvd. (SR-50), Brooksville, 34601. If you need to review and renew your CPR/AED certification, or if you would like to learn CPR, you are invited to attend one of the classes. This class is designed for the professional health care provider and meets the guide lines of the American Heart Association. Non-health care professionals are welcome to attend. Part of the proceeds are donated to the Enrichment Center. Pre-registration is required; the total cost is $20.00. To reserve a seat, please call Bob Kanner at 352-597-8875.
  
desktop-man-smiling.jpgFriday, February 27, 2015
Tech Tutors
2:30-4:30pm. East Hernando Branch Library, 6457 Windmere Road, Brooksville, 34602. Not quite sure how to use your electronic device? Do you have tech questions or concerns? Grab your gadget and stop by! Your Hernando County Public Library System is here to help! Your library offers one-on-one instruction in the Tech Tutors program! Bring in any hand-held, self-contained device along with any questions you would like to have answered. Just drop in between 2:30-4:30pm for one-on-one help. For more information, call 352-754-4043, or visit http://www.hernandocountylibrary.us.
  
Friday, February 27, 2015
Environmentally Sensitive Lands Volunteer Work Day:
Cypress Lake Preserve
9:30am. Meet at the gate on Ridge Manor Blvd. and SR-50; across from Ridge Manor Park, 34030 Ridge Manor Blvd., Ridge Manor, 33525. Your environmental awareness and a bit of your time is earnestly needed to help maintain one of Hernando County's Environmentally Sensitive Lands (ESL) areas. Following a brief talk about the Preserve and the needed work, volunteers will remove an old shingle pile, and some trash along the cypress lakes. Work will be completed by noon. An optional guided nature walk will be offered following completion of work. Volunteers should wear long pants and sturdy shoes with closed toes. Please bring gloves, eye protection, insect repellent, sun screen, and drinking water. Useful tools include cultivating rakes and hoes for uncovering trash, and five gallon buckets for collecting small items. To participate, please call ahead to Jim King at 352-754-4057 / ext. 28020 or email jking@co.hernando.fl.us.
  
Friday, February 27 – Saturday, February 28, 2015
Ghost Tour
8:00-10:00pm. May-Stringer Historical Museum, 601 Museum Court, Brooksville, 34601. Legend has it that the 151-year old former residence of pioneer Frank Saxon is still inhabited by some of its residents, including three-year old Jessie May Saxon. Hand-held cameras and recording devices allowed. Tour is by reservation only, $20.00 per person (cash only). 352-556-9571 / http://www.hernandohistoricalmuseumassoc.com.
  
Friday, February 27 – Saturday, February 28, 2015
Concert: At The Movies
7:30pm. Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill, 34606. The Hernando Symphony Orchestra will present music from movies spanning the decades. Selections include Hymn to the Fallen, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, Dances with Wolves, the main theme from Forest Gump, Mission Impossible, The Prince of Egypt, and more. General admission ticket prices are $15.00 for adults and $6.00 for students in grades K-12. You may purchase your tickets at the Stage West box office, or by calling the box office at 352-683-5113.
  
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Brooksville Library 5K
8:00am. Lykes Memorial (Main Branch) Library, Historic Downtown Brooksville 34601. Don't miss this unique opportunity to be a part of the inaugural Library 5K run through historic downtown Brooksville! Runners will receive a race tee-shirt, goody bag, and post-race food and drinks. The adult 5K begins at 8:00am; the Kids' Fun Run will immediately follow. Register online at http://www.brooksvillelibrary5K.com. Proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Library of Hernando County, and the YMCA of the Nature Coast. For more information, call, 352-754-4043, or visit http://www.hernandocountylibrary.us
  
Bark IslandSaturday, February 28, 2015
Bark Island
7:30-9:30am. Pine Island Beach, 10840 Pine Island Drive, Spring Hill, 34607. You and your canine friends are welcome at Pine Island on select Saturday mornings for two hours of play time with your best pals! Admission is $7.00 for the first dog, per car; $3.00 for each additional dog. Yearly passes are available for $70.00 first dog; $30.00 each additional dog. Please remember to bring proof of your dog's current vaccinations and licensing, pick up after your pet and bring a leash, just in case they get rowdy. For more information, contact 352-754-4031 or recreation@hernandocounty.us. Find the full schedule of Saturday dates at http://www.hernandocounty.us/parks_rec.
  
casual-painting-class.jpgSaturday, February 28, 2015
Creativity Workshop
3:30-5:00pm. Spring Hill Branch Library, 9220 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill, 34608. Inspire your creativity and awaken your artist within. This workshop incorporates exercises recommended by books on creativity and is meant to open and expand the creative side. The workshops are free of charge; registration is recommended. For more information, call 352-754-4043, or visit http://www.hernandocountylibrary.us.
  
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Game On! at Your Library
10:00am-4:00pm. East Hernando Branch Library, 6457 Windmere Road, Brooksville,34602. Calling all gamers! Did you know you can play video games at your East Hernando Branch Library every Saturday? Whether you enjoy video games or board games, you will have a great time with your friends and family on Saturdays at the East Hernando Branch Library! For more information, call (352) 754-4043 or visit http://www.hernandocountylibrary.us
  
Saturday, February 28 – Sunday, March 1, 2015
Airport Flea Market and Farmer's Market
8:00am-3:00pm. 17375 Spring Hill Drive (just west of US-41), Spring Hill, 34604. Shop for what you need and find a bargain at the same time! Approximately 100 vendors offer everything from housewares, tools, collectibles, cosmetics, craft items, recreational items and fresh-from-the-farm goodies. For information, call 352-796-0258.
  
Croom ZoomSunday, March 1, 2015
Long Play Race – 5M to Ultra
5:00am, race packet pickup. Race times: 6:30am for the LP 33-1/3 race; 7:00am for the Half Marathon and 5M races. Lake Townsen Regional Park, 28011 Lake Lindsey Road (CR-476), Nobleton, 34601. The Long Play (LP) Run segment is run primarily on the trails of the Croom Park; the paved Withlacoochee State Trail will be used to reach the single-track trails; the 33.3m race is a slingle loop course. All race finishers will receive a special album award and there will be age group awards for the LP Run. Everyone is invited to stay for the post-race feast. For information or to register, visit http://www.tamparaces.com, or call 813-232-5200.
  
Sunday, March 1, 2015
Concert: At The Movies
2:00pm. Stage West Community Playhouse, 8390 Forest Oaks Blvd., Spring Hill, 34606. The Hernando Symphony Orchestra will present music from movies spanning the decades. Selections include Hymn to the Fallen, Star Wars: The Empire Stikes Back, Dances with Wolves, the main theme from Forest Gump, Mission Impossible, The Prince of Egypt, and more. General admission ticket prices are $15.00 for adults and $6.00 for students in grades K-12. You may purchase your tickets at the Stage West box office, or by calling the box office at 352-683-5113.
  
Monday, March 2, 2015
Academia Hernando Lecture Series
10:00am-12:00pm. Nativity Lutheran Church, 6363 Commercial Way (US-19), Weeki Wachee, 34613. Academia Hernando is pleased to host the Spring 2015 Lecture Series. This week's topic is Tales from the Files of Real Florida, presented by Jeff Klinkenberg. Lectures are every Monday through March 9, 2015. Walk-in patrons: $8.00 per lecture; series subscriptions are available. The additional lecture topics appear on the appropriate date in the events calendar. For more information, call 352-597-6640, or visit http://www.google.com/site/academiahernando2010/
  
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Monster Transmission / Chick-Fil-A Charity Cruise-In
5:00-8:00pm. Chick-Fil-A, 13143 Cortez Blvd. (SR-50), Brooksville, 34613. Meet and mingle while enjoying classic and newer cars on display. Cruise-ins are always free; the fun includes live music and entertainment, raffles, valve cover races, prize spin wheel, silent auction and more. This month's event benefits Lighthouse for the Visually Impaired and Blind. For more information, call 1-800-708-0087 or email kathryn@monstertrans.com.
  
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Boating Communications
7:00-9:00pm.Hernando Beach Coast Guard Auxiliary, 4340 Calienta Street, Hernando Beach, 34607. Learn about the latest life-saving technologies! The program will teach you to use DSC radios, Coast Guard 21 procedures and Emergency Positioning Indicating Radio (EPIRB). The fee is $10.00 per person and includes educational print materials. Registration starts one hour before the class. For more information, call Jeffrey Hoff at 352-397-5417.
  
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Firearms Safety Course
9:00am-3:00pm. Hernando Sportsman's Club, 16121 Commercial Way, Weeki Wachee (off US-19, nine miles north of Weeki Wachee), Weeki Wachee, 34614. The course will introduce you to the basics of firearms safety. Those who successfully complete the class will receive the required documentation to apply for a Florida concealed carry permit, if desired. The class size is limited and pre-registration is required. The cost is $60.00 per person. For more information, or to register, call 352-567-9931. http://www.hernandosportsmansclub.com
More Things To Do in Hernando For Children and Adults!
 Future Featured Hernando County Events
Saturday, March 7, 2015
Mud Endeavor Castle Canyon 2015
9:00am.  Castle Canyon Site, 10444 Beggs Lane, Brooksville. Mud Endeavor is headed back to Castle Canyon for another awesome 5K mud obstacle race, defying good ol' flat Florida! The premium course resides on the site of a former mining operation and provides a course on over 100 acres including high elevation, innovative obstacles, beautiful wooded trail runs and unbelievable scenery you won't find anywhere else in Florida. Registration through March 5, $69.95; day of event, $79.95. To register, or for more information, visit http://mudendeavor.com/castle-canyon/.
 

Friday March 6 – Sunday March 8, 2015
Weeki Wachee Swamp Fest  
Friday, March 6 and Saturday, March 7, 9:00am-5:00pm; Sunday, March 8, 9:00am-4:00pm. Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, 6131 Commercial Way (US-19), Weeki Wachee. Over 140 vendors and crafters will delight every whim and taste. Three bands perform daily including country, folk, and toe-tapping get-up-and-dance tunes. Don't miss the Swamp Monster contest, a favorite every year! Admission for adults is $8; Kids 6-11, $4.00; Kids 5 and under, free. For a complete schedule and more information, visit http://www.swampfestweekiwachee.com.
 

Friday, March 13 – Saturday, March 15, 2015
Will McLean Folk Festival
Sertoma Youth Ranch, 85 Myers Road, Brooksville. Spend a weekend camping and listening to great Florida Music, or attend for the day. Enjoy the best in Florida acoustical music with entertainment by Florida's singers and songwriters, including a songwriting contest, workshops, arts, crafts, poetry reading, storytelling, and children's activities. Covered listening areas allow performances rain or shine; bring your own chair and enjoy the show! Camping is available on a first come, first served basis; alternate accommodations are nearby. For information, visit http://www.willmclean.com.
 

Saturday, March 14 – Sunday, March 15, 2015
Art in the Park: Art, Craft and Music Festival
9:00am. Tom Varn Park, 306 Darby Lane, Brooksville. Over 115 artisans participate in the annual juried show featuring fine art, fine craft, and craft artist vendors, a county-wide exhibit of student art, and a Kid's Art Zone. Enjoy the Student Art Pavilion, the Entertainment Pavilion, food, children's activities, a cell phone photo contest, an Art Boutique and more, all in the beautiful tree shaded Tom Varn Park in Brooksville! Parking is $5.00 and includes a souvenir program. To exhibit, or for vendor information, call 352-279-5182, or visit http://www.hernandoarts.org.

 

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2015 Spring Planting FESTIVAL at the Olive Grove!

January 1, 2015

2015 Spring Planting OLIVE TREE and NATURAL HEALING PLANT, TEA and HERB FESTIVAL March 28th & March 29th at the Olive Grove. FREE TWO DAY EVENT!!!   MARCH 28th Featuring: The De Lei'ed Parrots Trop Rock Band – 2PM -5PM The DeLei'ed Parrots are back on The Olive Grove Stage with a Key West-Margaretville Theme […]

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